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Study finds that Vermont is top state for inbound moves

Jan. 2, 2019 11:18 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vermont's population is among the smallest in the U.S., but a study from United Van Lines indicate people are moving to the New England state. The suburban St. Louis-based moving company on Wednesday released its 42nd annual National Movers Study, which tracks customers' state-to-state...

Japan begins reclamation at disputed US base despite protest

Dec. 13, 2018 11:36 PM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's central government started main reclamation work Friday at a disputed U.S. military base relocation site on the southern island of Okinawa despite fierce local opposition. Construction workers dumped a truckload of sediment and bulldozed it into the sea at Henoko on Okinawa's east...

Governor: Norfolk Southern moving headquarters to Atlanta

Dec. 12, 2018 5:53 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Railroad company Norfolk Southern Corp. is moving its headquarters from Norfolk, Virginia, to Atlanta, bringing with it 850 jobs and more than $500 million in economic investment, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday. The company plans to build a new headquarters campus with 750,000...

Georgia governor: Railroad company Norfolk Southern is moving its headquarters from Norfolk, Virginia, to Atlanta

Dec. 12, 2018 1:58 PM EST
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia governor: Railroad company Norfolk Southern is moving its headquarters from Norfolk, Virginia, to Atlanta.

Dubai's DP World acquires Danish Unifeeder for $748 million

Dec. 6, 2018 7:12 AM EST

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Global port operator DP World says it has acquired Danish logistics firm Unifeeder for $748 million, about 660 million euros, helping the Dubai-owned company expand its foothold through the largest feeder and shortsea network in Europe. DP World's full acquisition of...

APNewsBreak: Assaults increase at Washington mental hospital

Dec. 3, 2018 5:14 PM EST

BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — The tall, lanky patient walked out of his room at Washington state's largest psychiatric hospital and spit on two patients before ducking back inside. A few minutes later, he came back out and punched two patients, so Larry Herbert, a licensed practical nurse, went after the man. As...

Honeywell moving headquarters, 750 jobs to North Carolina

Nov. 30, 2018 11:35 AM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Industrial conglomerate Honeywell International Inc. will move its headquarters from New Jersey and establish 750 jobs in Charlotte, North Carolina, the company said Friday. Honeywell plans to relocate its base in Morris Plains, New Jersey, with about 150 to 200 senior managers as well...

Honeywell expected to announce HQ move to North Carolina

Nov. 29, 2018 7:47 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Industrial conglomerate Honeywell International Inc. is expected to announce that it is moving its headquarters from New Jersey to Charlotte, North Carolina, a source familiar with the deal said Thursday. The move is expected to result in 700 to 800 jobs after North Carolina expanded...