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Alcoa's second-quarter income from continuing operations totaled $326 million-a jump of 138 percent compared to the year-ago quarter and up 6 percent from the previous quarter.
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United States Steel Corp. moved closer to profitability during the second quarter.
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This simple change in materials has the potential to shed up to 700 pounds of the curb weight of the vehicle, which will drastically improve fuel efficiency.
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Russia's takeover of Crimea has had implications throughout the energy space. Now Ukraine, facing higher natural gas prices, is talking about coal.
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Following its well-acclaimed, "Vanishing Ice: Alpine and Polar Landscape Art, 1775-2012,'' the city-owned museum is currently featuring an exhibit of magnificent Northwest tribal art by Lyle Wilson and has just opened a featured show from the collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and his Family Foundation of Portland.
More than one-thousand ex-coal miners are losing their promised health benefits in eight months.
A Pittsburgh-based coal company, CONSOL Energy, will lay off nearly 500 of its West Virginia workers next year.
The world's two largest gold producers, Barrick Gold Corp. and Newmont Mining Corp. are still interested in merging, a person familiar with the matter said.
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Makers of the giant trucks, shovels and other earthmoving equipment used by the mining industry are having trouble keeping up with the demand-which is good news for their steel suppliers.
A year after an agreement was announced to rebuild the dam at Duke Lake at Ryerson Station State Park, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is still waiting for a permit to move ahead with the project.
Growing a $2 billion company into a $20 billion company in less than a decade is not easy, but after the events of the past week, Andrew Michelmore might just do it.
Barrick Gold Corp. and Newmont Mining Corp. were in advanced talks this week over a deal that would have combined the world's two largest gold producers, according to people familiar with the matter.
A woman who died in a shooting early yesterday at her North Side apartment complex had lost her mother in a murder-suicide five years ago.
Montana's largest mining company says its precious metals production rose modestly while recycled metal volumes dropped sharply in the first quarter of 2014.
Copper prices have picked up this week, but investors are anxious that a slowdown in China's economic growth could abate demand for the red metal.