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August 3, 2010 | By W.J. Hennigan, Los Angeles Times
Citing a shrinking Pentagon budget, Boeing Co. said Monday that it was relocating two key defense programs from Long Beach, where it employs 800 people, to Oklahoma City. Beginning next year, the Chicago company said it would move its C-130 military cargo avionics and its B-1 bomber modernization programs. The relocation is expected to begin in the first quarter of next year and be completed by the end of 2012. The move would deal another blow to the California economy, where unemployment stands at 12.3%.
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November 16, 2001 | DENNIS McLELLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In August 1966, a 24-year-old ex-Marine sharpshooter and architectural engineering student named Charles Whitman climbed to the top of the University of Texas clock tower with an arsenal of weapons and opened fire. Before he was shot to death by police, Whitman killed 14 people and a fetus. On Monday--35 years after the rampage--Whitman belatedly claimed what medical examiners in Texas ruled was his 15th homicide victim. David H.
BUSINESS
February 24, 1989
TRW Inc. in San Diego has won a $4.9-million contract from the Air Force to provide avionics integration technology support.
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