A Pratt and Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engine. (Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)

Senators Ask Panetta To Suspend Pratt & Whitney Defense Work

Two key U.S. senators have called on Defense Secretary Leon Panetta to consider barring a United Technologies Corp. subsidiary from Pentagon contracts for illegally exporting software to China.


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Scorsese, Didion, Mitchell Receive Honorary Yale Degrees

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Yale University has given honorary degrees to peace envoy George Mitchell, film director Martin Scorsese and writer Joan Didion. The Ivy League university’s 310th commencement exercises were held Monday. Yale […]