NASA's work with the private sector enables research and new transportation systems.
The Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate ticked up to 5.5 percent.
The departure of GE would be a significant blow to Connecticut's economy.
Other benefits could include workforce productivity gains and improved educational choices.
Applications have been below 300,000, a historically low level, for 13 weeks.
The findings indicate that over 80 percent of the metal pipe wall had worn away.
Productivity is the key determinant for rising living standards.
A survey of manufacturing firms showed that factory activity grew at a faster pace in May
American manufacturers have been hurt by a rise of the dollar over the past year.
The OECD now expects U.S. economic growth to slow to 2 percent this year.
The company has promised to invest at least $500 million and create at least 2,000 jobs.
With West Coast port disputes and the winter season behind us, things are looking up.
Sales are expected to fall from the past May, when sales hit a nine-year high.
The growth was propelled by more new orders and an increase in hiring.
The findings add to pressure on Beijing for more economic stimulus.
The U.S. economy should get better after a sputtering first quarter, but how much better?
Falling GDP can be a sign of a recession, but economists see little cause for concern.
The first quarter probably saw a shrinking economy, but few see a reason to panic.
The report ranks cities based on growth rate and jobs created.
Nationwide, employers added a healthy 223,000 jobs in April.
Employers added a healthy 223,000 jobs last month, up from a lackluster 85,000 in March.
Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods fell slightly in April.
U.S. high-tech manufacturing exports in the first quarter fell by 2 percent.
This jump is the biggest advance since a 1 percent rise last July.
Here are some figures illustrating the rapid rise of oil and gas production.