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  • Cement makers Holcim and Lafarge plan on 'merger of equals'

    Two of the world's largest suppliers of building materials announced plans to merge Monday, creating an industry giant with $44 billion in annual revenue.
  • President Obama condemns violence, supports trade during Mexico trip

    President Obama condemns violence, supports trade during Mexico trip
    TOLUCA, Mexico -- President Obama acknowledged Wednesday the hand of Russian President Vladimir Putin in two of the day’s most violent hot spots -- Ukraine and Syria -- but said the conflicts should not be viewed as a “Cold War chessboard.&...

    GM posts small fourth-quarter profit gain, but annual earnings fall

    GM posts small fourth-quarter profit gain, but annual earnings fall
    General Motors Co. posted a small increase in fourth-quarter profit but its results for the period disappointed Wall Street as business deteriorated in Asia and South America and the costs of restructuring operations in Europe mounted. The nation’...

    A Spanish-speakers' view of 'Our America'

    A Spanish-speakers' view of 'Our America'
    Think of a map of North America, and then turn it upside down so that Mexico and Texas are at the top and near the middle, and New England drips down like an appendage, nearly falling off the edge at the bottom. Felipe Fernández-Armesto has done...

    Coastal agency to rule on Bolsa Chica rezoning for housing project

    Coastal agency to rule on Bolsa Chica rezoning for housing project
    A state coastal agency could soon decide whether Huntington Beach can rezone a site in the Bolsa Chica mesa, an area that opponents say is home to Native American artifacts and remains, to allow for a housing development. The California Coastal...