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Another Death Blamed on 2013 Philly Building Collapse

The family of a truck driver who died of heart disease weeks after he survived a deadly building collapse in Philadelphia filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday linking his death to the catastrophe.

Obama Pushes for More Private Financing for Infrastructure

The president seeks to tap more private-sector dollars to help finance wide range of infrastructure projects, but his new plan consists of modest, incremental actions and doesn't include any new federal spending.

House OKs $10.8B Infusion for the Highway Trust Fund

Bill would keep fund solvent through May 31. Attention now turns to the Senate, where similar measure has cleared committee.

AECOM's $6 Billion Offer for URS Would Keep the Company Whole

Planned cash, stock and debt deal, set to close in October, would create a $19 billion-firm; sources say AECOM also is in talks to buy Hunt Construction

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