Author Archives: Associated Press

Simon Property to buy Prime Outlets

Simon Property Group Inc. said Tuesday it will buy the outlet shopping centers owned by Prime Outlets Acquisition Co., solidifying its position as the nation’s largest public real estate company. The $2.3 billion deal includes assumption of Prime Outlets’ debt ...

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Constellation says nukes key to emissions cuts

Constellation Energy says nuclear energy plays an indispensable role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The Baltimore-based energy producer and marketer made the comments in a statement issued Monday on the climate change conference in Copenhagen. Constellation says nuclear energy provides ...

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Whitman testifies in eBay trial

GEORGETOWN, Del. — Former eBay CEO Meg Whitman said Monday she was unaware of any attempt by the Internet marketplace to misuse confidential data from Craigslist to help eBay develop a competing online classifieds business. Whitman, a Republican candidate for ...

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UniStar halts application for Nine Mile

SCRIBA, N.Y. — UniStar has asked the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to temporarily suspend its review of an application to build a new reactor at Nine Mile Point in upstate New York. NRC spokesman Neil Sheehan said Monday that UniStar made ...

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