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United Technologies buying Rockwell Collins for $30 billion

United Technologies buying Rockwell Collins for $30 billion

United Technologies sold its Sikorsky helicopter division to Lockheed Martin Corp for $9 billion in 2015. "Those new jet plans are likely to be worth decades of business for the component makers such as United Technologies and Rockwell", it said .


Syria draw with Iran to keep Russian Federation 2018 qualifying hopes alive

Syria draw with Iran to keep Russian Federation 2018 qualifying hopes alive

The last time these two teams met, South Korea did get the 2-1 win at home and with a much more talented squad The Reds should pick up the three points from the game. The top two teams in each group go directly to the World Cup, and the third-place teams go into a playoff for a shot at an intercontinental qualifier.


Inventor kept in custody over journalist's death

Inventor kept in custody over journalist's death

Peter Madsen said that as he was holding the hatch for the journalist, he suddenly "lost his footing" and the 70-kilogram hatch came down hitting her hard on the head. Madsen's pleaded not guilty to manslaughter charges and his lawyer maintained an accident occurred on board the ship even after Wall's mutilated corpse was discovered.


Protests and Police Conflict Expected at THAAD Deployment

Protests and Police Conflict Expected at THAAD Deployment

In response to the nuclear test, South Korea also completed live-fire drills off its eastern coast, simulating an attack on the North's main nuclear test site. Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for talks with North Korea, saying sanctions are not a solution. " To be more precise, I think it is altogether impossible ", he added.


Rescue of woman wedged retrieving thrown poo breaks window - student

Rescue of woman wedged retrieving thrown poo breaks window - student

Like something out of Mission Impossible, she hoisted herself through the window and discovered she couldn't reach the poo. " I'm not complaining, they did what they had to do ". Obviously, because the universe is cruel and clearly has a vendetta against potential lovers, she got stuck. The Avon Fire and Rescue service told the Bristol Post their team was called to Mr Smyth's address on August 7.


Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Fairfield County

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Fairfield County

Today - A chance of showers, mainly after 1 p.m. There is a 90 percent chance of rain on Wednesday , with up a half-inch possible in some locations, forecaster said. Another active weather day can be expected on Wednesday with more periodic scattered showers and thunderstorms through the course of the day. Saturday - Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.