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Peosta manufacturer enjoying company's massive growth

Jul. 14, 2019 1:07 AM EDT

PEOSTA, Iowa (AP) — During its 48 years in business, Mi-T-M Corp. has evolved into a bustling enterprise. The Peosta-based business now employs 470. Despite the company's massive growth, founder A.J. Spiegel is equally excited to speak about the lean days. The company was launched in 1971, initially...

Building materials helped spread Grenfell fire, US suit says

Jun. 11, 2019 9:29 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Faulty building materials helped spread a devastating fire at London's Grenfell Tower in 2017, turning the residential complex into a "flaming coffin" for the 72 people who died, according to a product liability suit filed Tuesday in the United States. Nearly 250 survivors and families...

The Latest: Companies respond to suit over Grenfell fire

Jun. 11, 2019 2:18 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit filed in the United States over a 2017 London high-rise fire that killed 72 (all times local): 2 p.m. Two of the companies that are being sued by victims of a London high-rise fire that killed 72 have released statements expressing their "deepest sympathies" to...

LG celebrates opening of first US washing machine plant

May. 29, 2019 2:16 PM EDT

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — LG Electronics Inc. has officially unveiled its first washing machine plant in the United States. Company and local officials gathered Wednesday in Clarksville, Tennessee, to celebrate the South Korean appliance manufacturer's 1 million-square-foot (92,900-square meter) facility....