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Maker of Beautyrest mattresses has filed for bankruptcy protection, listing assets between $500 million and $1 billion, and liabilities of more than $1 billion.
Industrial production edged up 0.1 percent in October, a smaller-than-expected increase that signals a bumpy recovery ahead.
Plane maker scored its first aircraft orders at Dubai Airshow on Tuesday, getting requests for a total of 11 737-800 jetliners from two Algerian airlines.
Company said Tuesday it offered to buy Semitool Inc. for $364 million in cash, a move the company says will broaden its portfolio of chip manufacturing equipment.
CF Industries Holdings Inc. said a fatal release of anhydrous ammonia at its Pine Bend, Minn., terminal killed one truck driver and injured another.
Labor Department said its Producer Price Index rose 0.3 percent last month, after falling 0.6 percent in September; analysts had expected a 0.5 percent gain.
Aerospace supplier said Tuesday it is buying AIS Global Holdings from a private equity group for about $375 million.
Erie, Pa., plant sold 300 locomotive kits to China, where the GE engines will be assembled with some other parts manufactured there.
General Electric Co. said Tuesday it is forming joint ventures with major Chinese groups that operate aerospace, energy and rail businesses.
Steel producer said the stainless steel price hikes will depend on the grade and form of the products.
Computer maker is using the fast-growing member of the grass family as a replacement for paper, plastic and plastic foam packaging materials.
General Motors plans to decide on the future of its European car making plants within the next two weeks after it reversed a decision to sell Opel and Vauxhall.
Some employers pressuring workers not to report illnesses and injuries, a problem that has led to widespread underreporting of workplace safety issues, according to a report.
World Semiconductor Trade Statistics Inc. said Tuesday global chip shipments are expected to rise 12.2 percent in 2010 and 9.3 percent in 2011.
Federal Reserve Chairman said the central bank will watch the falling U.S. dollar but pledged anew to keep interest rates at record lows to nurture the economic recovery.
World's largest soft drink maker seeks to double its business in the next decade as it caters to the expected billion people worldwide who will join the middle class by 2020.
Chief of the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday Beijing should let its currency rise as a stronger yuan would help China's development and ease global imbalances.
Industrial production fell 11.2 percent in the year to October and rose only 0.8 percent on the month, suggesting Russia's economic recovery will be volatile.