RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

General Electric Company

A collection of news and information related to General Electric Company published by this site and its partners.

Top General Electric Company Articles

Displaying items 61-72
  • Money-smart kids: what you can teach your kids about money

    At a recent conference at George Washington University on financial literacy among teens, one student at GW, Andrew Bent, gave full credit to his grandmother for piquing his interest in finance when she bought him 100 shares of General Electric stock....
  • Rising North American plane demand boosts leasing market: BOC Aviation

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A pick-up in North America's aviation market is providing a boost for the leasing industry as demand from Southeast Asian airlines starts to slow, according to the head of BOC Aviation, Asia's second-biggest aircraft lessor. "Now,...
  • S&P 500 closes above 2,000; investors may get a psychological boost

    S&P 500 closes above 2,000; investors may get a psychological boost
    The Standard & Poor's 500 stock index, a widely watched measure of a broad array of stocks, closed above the 2,000 level for the first time as investors pushed aside worries over global unrest to focus on the improving domestic economy. The latest...
  • World's fairs help us appreciate history and imagine the future

    World's fairs help us appreciate history and imagine the future
    More than 51 million people visited the 1964 World's Fair in New York City. Not everyone's trip was news-worthy, but one especially famous visitor was science-fiction writer Isaac Asimov. Being of a speculative nature, Asimov asked himself, what might the...
  • Lightening the price on LED bulbs

    Lightening the price on LED bulbs
    Is it time to worry, fellow humans, when the smartest bulb in the room is actually an LED bulb? The Philips Hue, which arrived in late 2012, remains among the smartest, most colorful and most expensive. Here are some alternatives, all app controlled. GE...
  • More Largesse For UConn

    Whatever UConn wants, UConn gets. Thanks to an unelected board of trustees that doesn't answer to the public and a delusional governor, taxpayers are footing the bill for the $1.5 billion Next Generation Connecticut program at Storrs. This program to...
  • Self-evaluation: Philbin calls audible

    Self-evaluation: Philbin calls audible
    Let's see if this helps: When Dolphins players arrived for their first meeting of training camp, the music video from the Pharrell Williams song, "Happy," was playing on the large screen typically reserved for football video. That started a different...
  • U.S. risk council takes next step in MetLife systemic review

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. financial risk council has gathered enough evidence to decide whether insurer MetLife should be designated as a systemically important firm, a source familiar with the situation said. Closing the evidentiary record...
  • The DP List: Where to find great waffles on the Peninsula

    The DP List: Where to find great waffles on the Peninsula
    National Waffle Day is Sunday, Aug. 24. We know that at The DP List because we like waffles. What we didn't know was just how many types of waffles there are and the history of them. According to "Antique Electric Waffle Irons 1900-1960: A History of...
  • Property of the Week: 10 Salisbury Way in Farmington

    Property of the Week: 10 Salisbury Way in Farmington
    On her first visit to 10 Salisbury Way in Farmington, Lorraine exclaimed to her husband, “This is it!” That was some 17 years ago when the couple decided to return to their Connecticut roots after living in Florida for three years. Lorraine...
  • Berkshire Hathaway agrees to settle U.S. charges on stock deal

    (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. government accusations that it violated antitrust rules by failing to report a transaction that boosted its stake in building products company USG Corp. The...
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bob Pepperney

    Mr. and Mrs. Bob Pepperney
    Bob and Helen Pepperney, of Sykesville, celebrated their 70th anniversary Aug. 2, 2014, with a gathering of friends and family at Martin's Westminster. The couple was married Aug. 2, 1944, at Nativity Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, with the Rev....