Cleveland mining group to buy Alpha Natural Resources
July 16, 2008 9:16 AM
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. has agreed to buy coal producer Abingdon-based Alpha Natural Resources for $10 billion in stock and cash.
Bon Secours hospitals in Richmond, Hampton Roads merge
July 14, 2008 5:38 PM
Bon Secours Virginia to have seven hospitals
Freddie, Fannie shares fall Monday after a surge in early-morning trading
July 14, 2008 9:00 AM
Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae’s stock price fell Monday after surging in early market trading.
Government considers takeovers of Freddie, Fannie
July 11, 2008 9:12 AM
The U.S. government is discussing a plan to take over one or both of the nation’s largest mortgage finance companies if their financials worsen further, according to a report in the New York Times on Friday.
Lawmakers leave Richmond without transportation plan
July 10, 2008 9:17 AM
Legislators failed to pass a transportation spending plan Wednesday, leaving state residents with nothing but a $100,000 bill.
Massey’s stock price way up despite legal challenges
July 09, 2008 4:32 PM
Upward pressure on coal prices boosts the value of Massey's stock while company faces litigation
Fairfax EDA president receives Fulbright
July 09, 2008 9:23 AM
Fairfax County’s Economic Development Authority president and CEO has received a Fulbright Award to help a northern Scotland community rebound after the closing of a nuclear power plant.