Housing Starts Up 10.5% In August

Nationwide housing starts rose 10.5% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 598,000 units in August, bringing the pace of production more in line with the level of construction activity before the popular home buyer tax credit temporarily stimulated housing sales earlier this year

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Forget Green Cheese: Moon Silica Rich

Scientists have discovered massive silica-rich deposits. But before you rush to obtain mineral rights and mining permits, bear in mind, the deposits are on the Moon

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Prestigious College Doesn'T Predict Ceo Success

Whether or not a company’s CEO holds a degree from a top school has no bearing on the firm’s long-term performance

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Vulcan Honored For Solid Waste Reduction

The Irwindale, Calif., chamber of commerce awarded Vulcan Materials' Western Division its 2010 Solid Waste Reduction Award

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