Business group freezes campaign donations over transportation
July 17, 2008 11:06 AM
The Greater Washington Board of Trade announced Wednesday it would not donate to any General Assembly candidate until the legislature secures transportation money.
Cleveland mining group to buy Alpha Natural Resources
July 16, 2008 11:16 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 7:38 PM
Bon Secours Virginia to have seven hospitals
Freddie, Fannie shares fall Monday after a surge in early-morning trading
July 14, 2008 11:00 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 11:12 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 11:17 AM
Legislators failed to pass a transportation spending plan Wednesday, leaving state residents with nothing but a $100,000 bill.