The data comes as policymakers wrestle over how to manage the use of groundwater, often farmers' last resort, NBC News reports.» Read More
June 23- Augusta Resource Corp said it agreed to be bought by HudBay Minerals Inc after the company raised its offer to buy Augusta shares it does not already own. The offer price of about C $3.56 per Augusta common share represents a premium of about 11 percent to Augusta's Friday close on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
WASHINGTON, June 17- The pricing model used by U.S. stock exchanges to attract liquidity came under fire on Tuesday, as several Wall Street executives called for ending the practice and two U.S. senators raised concerns about the potential conflicts it creates.
McCain, a key member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said he had long been troubled by the Pentagon's payment of 85- percent or higher award fees to Lockheed on the F-35 program despite cost increases and schedule delays, adding the background to those decisions was "disturbing.
While high commercial real estate rents can impede a state's growth, they can also exemplify the value of a location.
June 13- P.F. Chang's China Bistro said it has begun manually swiping payment cards at all U.S. restaurants in the wake of a data breach to ensure that transactions are secure as investigators figure out how attackers accessed its systems.
JAKARTA, June 12- The chief executives of Freeport McMoRan Copper& Gold Inc and Newmont Mining Corp are both in Indonesia's capital, marking what might be a last-ditch effort to resolve a dispute over a mineral export tax before a new administration takes over in October.
JAKARTA, June 12- The head of Freeport McMoRan Copper& Gold Inc has returned to Indonesia's capital, marking what might be a last-ditch effort to resolve a dispute over a mineral export tax before a new administration takes over in October.
June 9- Web hosting company GoDaddy Inc filed with U.S. regulators on Monday to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering of Class A common stock. Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan and Citigroup are the lead underwriters for the IPO, Scottsdale, Arizona- based GoDaddy told the U. S Securities and Exchange Commission in a preliminary prospectus.
Shares of companies in South Carolina, Arizona and Louisiana posted average gains of less than 10% over the past year. USA Today reports.
DETROIT, June 3- Tesla Motors Inc is now looking at three sites, instead of two, to begin construction for its lithium-ion battery plant in the United States, Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday.
NEW YORK, June 3- Standard& Poor's suffered a defeat Tuesday in litigation accusing it of inflating credit ratings prior to the 2008 financial crisis, as a federal judge ruled that lawsuits by 16 U.S. states and Washington, D.C. belong in state courts, not federal court.
JAKARTA, May 30- Freeport-McMoRan Copper& Gold Inc's CEO will be in Indonesia next week for talks to resolve the U.S. miner's impasse with the government over exports from its giant Grasberg copper and gold mine that have halted since January.
MINEOLA, New York, May 28- A lawyer for an estranged co-owner of AriZona iced tea seeking to sell his stake in the company behind the popular brand urged a judge to value the beverage maker at $4 billion, an amount that the other co-owner disputed as far too high.
NEW YORK, May 27- A long-running battle over the producer of AriZona iced tea is headed to trial in a case that could determine if the beverage maker remains in private hands, goes up for sale or files for bankruptcy.
As drought bakes nearly half the country, an expert says we may have to return to the days of WWII to ease the pain.
Dinner for two at Sioux Falls' Minerva's: $62- $120. Dinner for two at Salt Lake City's Pago: $62- $120. Dinner for two at Richmond's Acacia: $62- $120.
Odds are you guessed Florida, or maybe Arizona- two sunny states that have long been popular with the senior set. Lois O'Grady lives in Vermillion, South Dakota. But the region has another thing going for it: South Dakota was recently named the best state to retire in the nation, handily defeating retiree hot spots like Florida.
WASHINGTON, May 20- The U.S. House of Representatives will vote this week on a bill to make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to fire or demote senior executives, officials said on Tuesday, following accusations that veterans' healthcare delays have led to preventable deaths.
WASHINGTON, May 20- The U.S. House of Representatives will vote this week on a bill that will make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to fire or demote senior executives, officials said Tuesday, following allegations veterans' healthcare delays have led to preventable deaths.
May 19- Many retirees don't maximize their Social Security retirement benefits because they start them at the wrong time or overlook more sophisticated claiming strategies.