Owens Corning reports Q2 profit of $21 million

Insulation and fiberglass company Owens Corning reported second quarter proft Wednesday of $21 million, 18...from $49 million, or 41 cents per share, in 2013.Owens Corning, with a facility in Aiken, recorded net sales of $1.36...

Corning returns to research roots

CORNING, N.Y. --- By day, Kishor Gadkaree...At its newly expanded research haven, Corning Inc. is betting tens of millions of dollars...hilltop campus outside the rural town of Corning that gave the company its name. "We can...

Factory escapes Owens Corning woe

...protection filing made Thursday by Owens Corning, which is a 49 percent owner of Aiken-based...Glassfiber President Robert Pistole said Owens Corning's Chapter 11 filing does not present...Advanced Glassfiber, a former Owens Corning glass fiber factory, was formed in 1998...

Hearing to begin on Dow Corning implant settlement

...legal step in a settlement between the Dow Corning Co. and thousands of women with silicone...long time to get to this point." Dow Corning was sued by some 170,000 women. Their...reorganization plan, which plots how Dow Corning will pay off about 570,000 creditors...

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Britain's Karen Stupples leads Corning Classic after one round

CORNING, N.Y. -- After Britain's Karen Stupples...what most of the other players did at the Corning Classic - she watched Annika Sorenstam...Stupples tied the best opening round at Corning, set in 1994 by Nancy Ramsbottom. And...

Annika fever rampant at LPGA Corning Classic

CORNING, N.Y. -- There's a buzz in the air at the Corning Classic, and not just at the gnat-infested 10th hole...very interested to see how she'll do," defending Corning champion Laura Diaz said. "She's about to do one...

LPGA's Corning Classic will end

CORNING, N.Y. --- The LPGA Corning Classic, the longest-running event on the ladies tour with...economically unfeasible to sustain it beyond this year. Title sponsor Corning Inc. has been undergoing restructuring since January, laying...

Dow Corning emerges from bankruptcy

MIDLAND, Mich. -- Dow Corning Corp. emerged Tuesday after nearly...from a $2.35 billion fund that Dow Corning has set aside. About 170,000 women...opposition to a settlement plan. "Dow Corning's emergence from Chapter 11 will...

Dow Corning agrees to pay $3.2 billion to settle breast implant claims

...judge today accepted a plan in which Dow Corning Corp. would pay $3.2 billion to settle...amounts to $200 million more than Dow Corning offered but $600 million less than plaintiffs...receive payments for ruptured implants. Dow Corning attorney Barbara Houser said she could...

Corning: LCD-TVs to account for 1/4 of all TV sales in 2007

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Corning Inc., the world's largest maker...the end-of-year holiday season, Corning's chief operating officer, Peter...in 2007 - at the top end of estimates Corning provided less than two weeks ago...