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Top News Links: Monday, October 1

BAE, security clearance and the feds

U.K.-based BAE Systems, which holds $14 billion in U.S. defense contracts, is reportedly meeting with U.S. Defense officials about a proposed merger with EADS, parent of Airbus, to make sure the merger wouldn't jeopardize its security clearance. — Bloomberg Businessweek

New contract for steelworkers

United Steelworkers members have approved a new three-year contract that includes a 4.5 percent pay increase over three years; Alabama workers at U.S. Steel are included in the new contract. — Daily Markets

More wind for Alabama Power

The Public Utility Commissioner has given Alabama Power permission to purchase more wind power from turbine farms in Oklahoma and Kansas. — Birmingham News

UA bond pricing set this week

Treasury has listed a $268 million bond issue for the University of Alabama for pricing this week. — New York Times

PNC, Wells Fargo among website hack victims

Two banks operating in Alabama, PNC and Wells Fargo, are among the list of banks targeted by website hackers. — Network World

Bike trail yields economic rewards

New Coldwater Bike Trail in Calhoun County offers economic benefits as well as recreation. — Anniston Star

NEM Technology picks Adtran

Michigan-based NEM Technology has partnered with Adtran to offer blue socket technology for wireless campuses, cities and office buildings. — Our Midland

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