Lonmin PLC may restructure after violent strike

By CARLEY PETESCHAssociated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) – Lonmin Platinum said it must restructure its operations after violent strikes that caused the deaths of more than 40 people and reduced the company’s output. …

 

 

 

 

Motorola Solutions beats estimates on public safety spending

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Opportunities In Home Safety, Physical Security Market

Opportunities In Home Safety, Physical Security Market  Abhijeet Mukherjee, CRN, October 22, 2012, 1500 hrs According to an industry estimate, the Indian home safety and security market, which includes CCTVs, video phone devices (VDPs), fingerprint locks and intrusion alarm systems is estimated to be around Rs 300 crore in 2012. The industry is …

 

 

 

 

Fall weather beautiful, but look out for sneaky storms

The leaves are changing colors and the temperature outside is refreshing. In short, it’s a simply gorgeous time of year. But let’s not be completely lulled to sleep by nature’s autumn beauty. Many do not realize it, but fall has the potential to bring some …

 

 

 

 

Government: Violent crimes rose 18 percent in 2011

By PETE YOSTAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – Violent crimes unexpectedly jumped 18 percent last year, the first rise in nearly 20 years, and property crimes rose for first time in a decade. But academic experts said the new …

 

 

 

 

Severe weather threat targets Tulsa area Saturday afternoon, evening

The Tulsa metropolitan area will see heavy rain, with the possibility of damaging hail and high winds Saturday afternoon and evening, according to the National Weather Service and News on 6 Chief Meteorologist Travis Meyer.The storms will arrive in the late afternoon or early evening, perhaps as early as 5:00 p.m. but more likely around [...]

 

 

 

 

In business: US wholesale prices up 1.1 percent in September

U.S. wholesale prices up 1.1 percent WASHINGTON — A second month of sharp gains in gasoline costs drove wholesale prices higher in September. But outside of the surge in energy, prices were well contained. Wholesale prices rose 1.1 percent in September following a 1.7 percent gain in August which had been the largest one-month increase [...]

 

 

 

 

Madrid anti-austerity protests turn violent again

By ALAN CLENDENNINGAssociated Press MADRID (AP) – Tens of thousands of Spaniards and Portuguese rallied in the streets of their countries’ capitals Saturday to protest enduring deep economic pain from austerity measure, and the demonstration in Madrid turned …

 

 

 

 

Strikes spread to gold sector in South Africa

By CARLEY PETESCHAssociated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) – Strikes in South Africa have spread in the gold mining industry, apparently inspired by an illegal and violent work stoppage that netted workers at a platinum mine as much as a …