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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.
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6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch
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.
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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.
Shares of Steel Dynamics traded down 3.52% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $18.235.
Finding vast amounts of water needed to frack in Ohio isn't an issue yet for oil and gas drillers, but it could be a problem.
WSIL-TV reports the Saline County Board has signed off on Peabody Energy's proposal to pay for a new road as part of the company's quest to mine an additional 800 acres near its Cottage Grove Mine.
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. is the world's largest integrated fertilizer and related industrial and feed products company by capacity.
Robert Murray, chief executive of Murray Energy Corp., speaks during an interview with an Associated Press reporter in his office at the Crandall Canyon Mine in Huntington, Utah, in August 2007.
Osisko Mining Corp. . Miner. Up 51 cents, or 6.86 per cent, to $7.94 on 38.9 million shares.
's stock had its "outperform" rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at BMO Capital Markets in a report issued on Wednesday, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports.
Osisko Mining Corp. has signed a new friendly deal valued at $3.9 billion that will see the gold miner acquired by Yamana Gold and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. .
The Toronto stock market advanced Wednesday amid signs that economic growth in China held up better than expected during the first quarter.
O relatorio reflete as obrigacoes de relatorios da N... )--A student scores a big win for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe as he becomes the first member in the tribe's history to be recruited to play collegiate sports.
Entering its second week, the inspiring Washington University sit-in against Peabody Energy has already gone beyond its goals to cut school ties with the St. Louis-based coal giant, and forced the rest of the nation to ask themselves an urgent question in an age of climate change and reckless strip mining ruin: Which side are you on? Case in point: ... (more)
PCM Sales President Joe Hayek, a six-year veteran of the $1.42 billion national solution provider that is facing a possible hostile takeover, has left the company and is not going to be replaced in the "immediate return," according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission regulatory filing.