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Carl Icahn wants to purchase Greenbrier

American Railcar Industries, whose main investor is Carl Icahn, wants to purchase rival Greenbrier Companies for $543 million.

Jeld-Wen job losses unclear

Oregon officials still don't know how many jobs will be lost in Klamath Falls when Jeld-Wen moves its North American headquarters to North Carolina.

Brammo delivers first Empulse R

Ashland-based Brammo made the first delivery of its Empulse R to a buyer in San Francisco.

Grain handlers reject longshore offer

Northwest grain terminal owners rejected a longshore union offer, saying it was uncompetitive.

Dick's stops selling modern rifles

Dick's Sporting Goods is suspending sales of modern rifles because of the school shooting in Connecticut.

Oregon businesses get big incentives

A New York Times search tool says that Oregon awards businesses more than $865 million each year in tax breaks and incentives.

Nike now must choose where to build in Oregon

Nike is actively exploring at least two locations for an upcoming expansion. They include a waterfront site near downtown Portland and a site near the company's Beaverton headquarters.