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1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Slain woman's mother was murder-suicide victim

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.


Related Topix: Columbus, OH, Industrial Machines, Steel, Worthington Inds, Madison County, OH

5 hrs ago | KFBB

Stillwater Mining production up, but VP resigns

Montana's largest mining company says its precious metals production rose modestly while recycled metal volumes dropped sharply in the first quarter of 2014.


Related Topix: Stillwater Mining

9 hrs ago |

Alcoa Upgraded by RBC Capital to Sector Perform

The firm currently has a $15.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $12.00.


Related Topix: Alcoa

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Resource Investing News

Investors Watchful as Copper Market Sees Modest Gains

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.


Related Topix: BHP Billiton

EVA Dimensions Downgrades Steel Dynamics to Hold

Shares of Steel Dynamics traded down 3.52% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $18.235.


Related Topix: Steel Dynamics, Steel

Business Journal

Finding water for fracking becoming 'critical issue' in Ohio

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.


Related Topix: Consol Energy, Columbus, OH, Geology, Science, Washington County, OH, Columbiana County, OH

Ill. county gives mine-expansion plan a boost

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.


Related Topix: Illinois, Illinois Government, Peabody Energy

Dividend Discount Model Indicates a Buy for Potash Corporation

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. is the world's largest integrated fertilizer and related industrial and feed products company by capacity.


Related Topix: Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, Chemicals

The Economist

Schumpeter: Munk's tale

YOU can't be right all the time. In a 1995 profile of Peter Munk, the founder of Barrick Gold, a mining giant, The Economist concluded that the biggest problem facing the company was who would replace him as boss.


Related Topix: Barrick Gold

Wed Apr 16, 2014

O-R Online

Murray Energy ends medical coverage for salaried Consol retirees

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.


Related Topix: Consol Energy, Huntington, UT

Coast Reporter

Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange

Osisko Mining Corp. . Miner. Up 51 cents, or 6.86 per cent, to $7.94 on 38.9 million shares.


Related Topix: Automakers, Oshkosh Truck, AgnicoEagle Mines

BMO Capital Markets Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for BHP Billiton plc

's stock had its "outperform" rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at BMO Capital Markets in a report issued on Wednesday, reports.


Related Topix: BHP Billiton, World News, Brazil

Fort Francis Times

Osisko Mining announces new deal with Yamana Gold and Agnico Eagle

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. .


Related Topix: Automakers, Oshkosh Truck, AgnicoEagle Mines


TSX rises as China's economy beats expectations

The Toronto stock market advanced Wednesday amid signs that economic growth in China held up better than expected during the first quarter.


Related Topix: Canada, AgnicoEagle Mines

The Washington Post

BHP Raises Annual Iron Ore Estimate After Quarterly Gain

BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest mining company, raised its full-year iron ore production guidance after third-quarter output gained 23 percent to beat analyst expectations.


Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Metals, Science / Technology

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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Related Topix: Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada, Apparel, Michael Kors, Luxottica Group, Medical Equipment


Why the Great Wash U Sit-in Against Peabody Coal Matters: Which Side Are You On?

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)


Related Topix: Peabody Energy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


PCM Sales President Resigns Amid Investor Unrest

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.


Related Topix: Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Securities and Exchange Commission, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, Industrial Machines, Steel, Worthington Inds, PC Mall, Retail, Computers

Newmont Publishes 2013 Sustainability Report

Apr 15, 2014--Newmont Mining Corporation today published its 2013 sustainability report, .


Related Topix: Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada

Nanaimo Daily News

Polar vortex lowers Iron Ore Company of Canada first quarter production

Rio Tinto says its global iron ore production reached a record for the first quarter as strong output in Australia more than offset weakness at the Iron Ore Company of Canada, which was hampered by extreme cold that swept North America.


Related Topix: Rio Tinto, Companhia Vale do Rio Doce, Weather


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