Capital One and Gadling team up for promotion
October 25, 2010 5:30 PM
Capital One Venture has teamed up with AOL’s travel blog, Gadling.com, for a sweepstakes that will award prizes to travelers who submit essays of their most frustrating travel moments.
CACI awarded contract worth up to $91 million
October 25, 2010 4:16 PM
CACI International Corp. has been awarded a prime contract to consolidate the medical records of Armed Force members.
ABC Report shows USA TODAY has the highest print circulation
October 25, 2010 4:12 PM
USA TODAY has by far the highest print circulation in the U.S., although it is considered the second-largest newspaper, according to the latest Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) report.
Commercial real estate roundup, 10/25/10
October 25, 2010 6:00 AM
A major project in Northern Virginia wraps up while construction on another long-delayed project looks like a go. This and other real estate news from around the state:
Virginia Beach company wins award for success in international trade
October 22, 2010 6:57 PM
VSD LLC has received the state’s Compass Award for Excellence in International Trade at the recent Virginia Conference on World Trade in Richmond.
TIAA-CREF awards George Mason $25,000 for personal savings ideas
October 22, 2010 5:23 PM
George Mason University will receive $25,000 from TIAA-CREF for submitting the most ideas to increase the U.S. personal savings rate to 10 percent.
Seasonally adjusted unemployment rate down 0.1 percentage point
October 22, 2010 4:52 PM
Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell 0.1 percentage point to 6.8 percent in September and unadjusted employment rate fell 0.5 percent in September to 6.5 percent.
Orbital Sciences revenue up 13 percent
October 21, 2010 5:51 PM
Dulles-based Orbital Sciences Corp. reported a 13.5 percent increase in its income in the third quarter because of increases in the company’s satellite and space program segments.
Mortgage rates inch up from record low, adjustable mortgages hit record lows
October 21, 2010 5:49 PM
The 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage rose 0.2 percentage points this week.