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Douglas Ernst

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Lockheed Martin enters new arena: Drone systems

Lockheed Martin has been around for over 100 years, beginning with innovative work that was cheered on by men like Orville Wright. Now, the company has entered slightly new territory: drones. Published May 1, 2014

** FILE ** President Obama inspects of Chevy Volt. (Associated Press)

Federal government lost $11.2B on GM bailout: report

A Treasury watchdog's report released Wednesday estimated that the federal government lost $11.2 billion on its 2009 bailout of General Motors Company, almost $1 billion more than the Treasury Department's own estimated of $10.3 billion. Published April 30, 2014

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Marine who lost legs in IED blast to receive 'all-terrain' wheelchair

A U.S. Marine who lost both legs after stepping on an roadside bomb in Afghanistan in 2011 wouldn't let it stop him from hunting and fishing, but an all-terrain wheelchair from a nonprofit military advocacy group will make those activities much easier. Published April 30, 2014