Canyoneering is watery way to buoy spirits

...wading.The idea of the sport is to navigate a canyon using water flow as your trail, down into waterfalls, creeks and whirlpools. While canyoneering hot spots include Mexico's Copper Canyon, Colorado, the Pyrenees in Spain, the Blue Mountains in...

Whirlpool to acquire Maytag

...by its larger appliance making rival Whirlpool Corp. for more than $1.7 billion...will be acquired for $21 a share. Whirlpool is also assuming $977 million of Maytag debt. Jeff Fettig, Whirlpool's CEO, offered reassurances that...

Whirlpool finishes takeover of Maytag

DES MOINES, Iowa - Whirlpool Corp. completed its acquisition of...and about 9.6 million shares of Whirlpool common stock, under the previously...in cash and 0.1193 of a share in Whirlpool stock for each share of Maytag stock...

Whirlpool offers Maytag more

DES MOINES, Iowa - Whirlpool Corp. on Wednesday raised its bid...sweetened bid of $1.62 billion Whirlpool offered Monday. The proposal also...of 50 percent cash and 50 percent Whirlpool stock, plus a $120 million "reverse...

Whirlpool to sell Hoover

...RAPIDS, Mich. - Appliance maker Whirlpool Corp. will sell its iconic Hoover...appliance business," Jeff M. Fettig, Whirlpool's chairman and chief executive, said in a written statement. Whirlpool acquired Hoover in its purchase of...

Europe helps Electrolux return to profit in Q2

...million kronor a year ago.Electrolux, which is ranked as the world's second-largest appliance maker after U.S rival Whirlpool, said sales soared 19.1 percent to 31.4 billion kronor ($3.7 billion).Electrolux, which sells appliances under...

Documents show financial, legal issues at Mount Vintage Plantation golf club

...instead marred by poor greens and bunkers, decaying golf car paths and crumbling stonework.Enter Mike Hooker, a former Whirlpool Co. executive who had moved to Mount Vintage in 2003.Hooker became the new mortgagee when he bought the deeds from Mount...

New rides raise ceiling on thrills for Six Flags Over Georgia fans

...is also home to an unusual ride called Tsunami Surge, which has a five-story drop down an enclosed tube to a 40-foot whirlpool bowl."It's the first slide of its kind," Petriello said.About 20 miles from Six Flags Over Georgia is Six Flags White...

MOVING SALE, Washer/dryer, $400, Whirlpool, XC, household items, L...

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Whirlpool bath: So nice to come home to

...Designer clothes? Nope. How about a whirlpool bath? Bath and spa-maker Jacuzzi has...Ferrari designer Pininfarina to create whirlpool baths that are expected to make a splash...dubbed Morphosis, elevates the premium whirlpool experience beyond the notion of warm...

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