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The $45.7 billion New York City Employees' Retirement System has divested its $16.3 million holdings in Alliant Techsystems Inc., Olin Corp,, Sturm Ruger & Co,, Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. and Forjas Taurus SA. It is the second New York City pension...
L.A. NOWUC San Diego’s student government joined a widening movement urging the university system to divest from companies that some student activists contend are violating the human rights of Palestinians and aiding Israel’s occupation of the West...
The investment committee of Calpers, the biggest U.S. pension fund, voted on Tuesday to divest its holding in two manufacturers of guns and high-capacity ammunition clips banned in California. The move affects about $5 million in investments in...
If all goes as planned, sometime this morning a spacecraft will blast off from its launchpad in Cape Canaveral, Fla., and ride a fiery plume of contrails upward through the pre-dawn darkness to begin a two-week journey to the International Space Station...
WASHINGTON — NASA made official on Wednesday its next vision for space travel by unveiling plans for a massive rocket it hopes could blast astronauts to an asteroid by 2025 while laying the foundation for a future trip to Mars. The new rocket, a...
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The Orlando Sentinel, Washington BureauAfter months of debate, NASA has settled on plans for its next spaceship — a space shuttle hybrid that will fly twice in the next decade and cost $30 billion through 2021, according to senior administration officials and internal NASA documents....
The Write Stuff - Orlando SentinelWASHINGTON — NASA and Alliant Techsystems of Minnesota agreed Tuesday to share data as ATK attempts to build a rocket that could launch astronauts as early as 2015. No money will exchange hands, but NASA will provide technical support to ATK as it...
RADFORD, Va. (AP) -- Virginia regulators have fined the Radford Army Ammunition Plant $20,000 for releasing excessive carbon monoxide. The Roanoke Times reports it's the plant's eighth violation of state environmental regulations in as many years. The...
NEWS7A new company will take over operation of the Radford Army Ammunition Plant in September. BAE Systems won the Department of Defense conrtact to run the plant, according to Lt. Col. Andy Munera, the plant's commander.† Alliant Techsystemshas operated the...
The Write Stuff - Orlando SentinelIn a move sure to please their conservative bases and ardent rocket-building constituents, three Republican members of Congress –† Rep. Bill Posey of† Rockledge, Sandy Adams of Orlando and Rob Bishop of Utah — called on their fellow...
Central Florida Political Pulse - Orlando SentinelBy Robert Block, Sentinel Space Editor In a move sure to please their conservative bases and ardent rocket-building constituents, three Republican members of Congress –¬† Rep. Bill Posey of¬† Rockledge, Sandy Adams of Orlando and Rob Bishop o...
The Write Stuff - Orlando SentinelJUST IN FROM NASA: NASA SELECTS COMPANIES FOR HEAVY-LIFT LAUNCH VEHICLE STUDIES WASHINGTON — NASA has selected 13 companies for negotiations leading¬† to potential contract awards to conduct systems analysis and trade studies for evaluating heavy-...
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