Bernanke wants Freddie, Fannie to aid housing market
May 06, 2008 11:11 AM
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is encouraging Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae to raise capital to help relieve the housing slump.
Rising coal prices give Alpha Natural Resources a boost
May 05, 2008 11:02 AM
Net income for Abingdon-based Alpha Natural Resources tripled in the first quarter because of higher demand and prices for coal.
Canon to add 1,000 jobs to Newport News
May 02, 2008 11:47 AM
Canon Virginia will spend more than $600 million to expand operations in Newport News and Gloucester, eventually creating more than 1,000 new jobs.
Service Center Metals proves manufacturers can grow rapidly
May 02, 2008 3:01 AM