Tri-Tronics Inc., a subsidiary of GPS-device maker Garmin Ltd., has closed its local electronic dog-collar manufacturing operation, laying off about 60 production workers as production is moved to Taiwan.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — It is the holy grail of seismology, sought by
earthquake scientists for more than a century: the ability to
provide advance warning of the Big One, so the public can react
before a massive quake unleashes its rolling thunder upon the
Psychiatrists struggling to draft a new manual to diagnose
mental illness haven't agreed it's a mental illness yet. But mental
health professionals are already gauging, parsing and analyzing
Internet addiction, which bears all the hallmarks of addictive
MANILA, Philippines — Typhoon Parma cut a path across the
Philippines' northern edge on Saturday, killing four people but
sparing the capital from a second flood disaster as the storm
churned toward Taiwan.
MANILA, Philippines — Filipinos braced Friday to be whipped by
powerful winds and pelted with rain from a second typhoon in eight
days, fleeing by the tens of thousands from low-lying areas and
suspending cleanup operations in the flooded capital.