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Study Says Faulty Gas Wells to Blame in Fracking Water Contamination
The study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences examined eight clusters of contaminated wells near fracking operations in Texas and Pennsylvania.
TRW Bought by German Car Parts Maker
TRW Bought by German Car Parts Maker
The combined company will have 138,000 employees.
GM Confirms at Least 19 Dead in Faulty-ignition Crashes
GM Confirms at Least 19 Dead in Faulty-ignition Crashes
Before Monday the largest US automaker had only acknowledged 45 accidents and 13 deaths.
US industrial Production Falls in August
US industrial Production Falls in August
The economy was dragged down by a slump in automobile manufacturing,
Samsung Seeks State Probe of LG Executives for Vandalism
Samsung Seeks State Probe of LG Executives for Vandalism
The two companies have for years locked horns in the home market over a series of bitter PR disputes over supremacy of their own products and technology patent lawsuits.
Apple iPhone 6
China Market Missing From iPhone Launch
Apple has not explained why China has been omitted from the first wave, prompting speculation among analysts and consumers who have pointed to Chinese regulators.
Spurned by US,  Chinese Tech Giant Huawei on Europe Recruitment Drive
Spurned by US, Chinese Tech Giant Huawei on Europe Recruitment Drive
The company has 17 research sites in Europe spread across eight countries, including Germany, Finland and Italy, and expects to employ 13,000 people across the continent by 2017.
Domestic Tax Haven, Delaware, Under Pressure
Domestic Tax Haven, Delaware, Under Pressure
After cracking down on tax havens abroad, U.S. authorities are taking aim at shell companies. The Obama administration raised the issue in its 2015 budget, and members of Congress have regularly submitted laws to fight shell companies.
China Fines Volkswagen Affiliate $40.5 Million for Price-fixing
China Fines Volkswagen Affiliate $40.5 Million for Price-fixing
"FAW-Volkswagen Sales Company, Ltd. presided over the process of organizing, reaching and implementing the price monopoly agreement of the car and repair services and obviously played a leading and facilitating role," Chinese regulators said.
China solar panel manufacturing
India Drops Plan to Impose Solar-Panel Duties on Foreign Firms
Indian companies have insisted that unless imports are curbed, the country will never develop an indigenous solar industry.
Apple Watch
Apple Looks to Reshape Markets
"Apple will legitimize and create the mass market wearables category," J.P Gownder at Forrester Research said.
When the Internet of Things Creates a 'Smart Home
When the Internet of Things Creates a 'Smart' Home
Last year some 17 million home automation devices were sold, according to analysts at ABI Research, which predicts their number will top half a billion units by 2018.
Ferrari President Montezemolo Pushed Out after 23 Years
Ferrari President Montezemolo Pushed Out after 23 Years
The brand's poor performance over the past six years, combined with recent clashes in strategy between Montezemolo and Fiat, had led racing watchers to tip his likely exit.
Apple Watch
Apple Watch Puts Computing on Your Wrist
Apple didn't just shrink the iPhone and strap it to the wrist, CEO Tim Cook told a rapt audience.
Gulf  Firms Pledge $19 Billion for W Africa Projects
Gulf Firms Pledge $19 Billion for West Africa Projects
The largest commitment, $16 billion, was made by UAE-based Trojan General Contracting, part of Royal Group owned by Sheikh Tahnoon bin Zayed al-Nahyan, along with Earth Capital, an environmental investment group.
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