Gov't Report: Feds Spend Billions To Run Old TechnologyThe nonpartisan Government Accountability Office says the increasing cost of maintaining museum-ready equipment drains money that could go for modernization.
Firm Agrees To $3M Settlement For Substandard Army HelmetsAn Ohio-based company has agreed to pay $3 million to the federal government to settle a lawsuit over combat helmets it provided to the U.S. Army that were found to be substandard.
SMU Adds Kevlar-Fortified Liners To Football HelmetsThe Mustangs announced a multiyear partnership with Unequal Technologies for the helmet liner and other body protection gear.
NFL Won't Use Pink Penalty Flags For Week 6Coupled with the players' pink equipment, especially their gloves and towels, the flags caused confusion among broadcasters, fans, players and coaches Sunday.
General Motors Invests $500K To Improve Arlington Assembly PlantGeneral Motors is investing more than $500 million to improve its Arlington assembly plant, which means more jobs are on the way.
Visors Could Be Mandatory For New NHL PlayersThe NHL competition committee will recommend making visors mandatory for all players entering the league.
First Stamping Press Shipment At GM Arlington PlantThe General Motors plant in Arlington took a major step forward today in its plant expansion. The first shipment of gigantic equipment, that will be used to stamp out components for GM full-size SUVs, arrived at the Arlington plant.
NFL Passes New Pad Rules For PlayersThe NFL has made thigh and knee pads mandatory equipment for the 2013 season, something the players' union could oppose because the move was not collectively bargained.