New-Home Sales Rebound From Record Low

Coming off an historic low in May, sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 23.6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 330,000 units in June, according to U.S. Commerce Department data

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Nfpa Offers Electrical Safety Course

Starting in September, the National Fire Protection Association, developer and publisher of NFPA 70E, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace will offer a three-day seminar that concludes with an exam

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Lafarge Cement To Cut Co2 Emissions

Lafarge Canada's Nova Scotia cement plant will begin to develop a new type of blended cement that is expected to reduce annual greenhouse gas emissions by up to 76,000 tons by 2015

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Leading Economic Index Declines

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index for the United States declined 0.2% in June to 109.8, following a 0.5% increase in May and a 0.1% decline in April

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