October 2015

National Housing Starts Grow by 6.5 per cent in September

Housing totals from last month showed a moderate rise in housing starts despite a slowing real estate market.


The Pressure is on Volkswagen for Emissions Fix

Volkswagen has been given a tough deadline to come up with a solution for the cheating software installed on 11 million of its "clean" diesel engines that detected and only engaged full emissions control when it detected test conditions.

Amtrak Train Derails in Washington

Amtrak Train Derails in Washington

Like something out of nightmare, a passenger train heading to Washington D.C. from Vermont went off the rails earlier today as it collided with "big hunks of ledge" that had fallen onto the tracks. Thankfully, injuries were minor.