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  • When a steel mill Romney had bought failed, thanks to massive debt he had saddled it with, his firm -- Bain Capital -- got the feds to bail out the mill's pension plan, while he walked away with huge profits.

    Craig Crawford: Hey Mitt, Who's the Socialist Now?

  • The mill's operator, ESCO Corp., expects the agreement will include more than $2 million worth of new measures to reduce emissions from the plant, says Carter Webb, the company's environmental affairs manager.

    EPA's tests of air outside schools find problems

  • This mill's demeanor—grunty, free-revving, with a tensed, ready nature—is virtually indistinguishable from that of a larger, naturally aspirated six.

    In BMW's Repackaged Z4, Less Is More

  • Voila: Within a week, 215 went people back to work, many accepting contracts that made them the state's lowest-paid papermakers at about $11 an hour, while host towns agreed to drastically reduce the mill's property tax.

    Cynthia Dill: Uncle Sam Is Maine Woods' B.F.F.

  • It's a strangely beautiful facility, with a blue-striped smoke stacks and series of silvery domes containing the vast piles of iron ore apparently, wind and rain can spirit away up to five percent of a mill's ore left in the open.

    A Bargain-Priced Hatch

  • The current owner says that his grandfather was deeded the property to settle a $600 debt with the owners of the failed mill and used the mill's wood to build a summer lodge.

    An Old Cabin in the Black Hills

  • Before we learn that Joe's mother died in a steel-mill accident, we're given the telling detail of a worker resetting the mill's number-of-days-since-the-last-accident sign to one.

    'Super 8': Old Format, Fresh Thrills

  • It could apply, for instance, to raw products delivered to a mill, the mill's production work and so on up the line to the retailer.

    Obama: VAT May Be A Revenue Option, Spending Cuts First (VIDEO)

  • And they both made it into the mill's carpentry department.

    National Workers Memorial to be dedicated in Silver Spring

  • In a cramped safety room at the mill last week with a "Stand up for Steel" poster and sepia photographs of steelworkers from 1891 (wearing floppy hats on their heads, not safety gear), Ernest pulled out the mill's death list.

    National Workers Memorial to be dedicated in Silver Spring

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