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CHICAGO, Feb 10- Bankrupt coal miner Arch Coal Inc has reached a deal with the state of Wyoming that will provide it with temporary relief from liability for millions of dollars in future cleanup costs for coal mines, according to court documents. Arch said in a court filing that the state of Wyoming and the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality have agreed...
Some states dependent on energy revenues are facing strained budgets due to low oil prices, according to an S&P report.
Boot Barn says sales during its recently ended quarter were hurt by weakness in regions where the local economy depends on oil.
These record-breaking temperatures are continuing a trend set to establish 2015 as one of the warmest years on record.
Winter storm warnings were already in place on Monday in Montana, northern Idaho and eastern Washington.
Many senators who voted this week to block EPA coal rules received healthy campaign donations from coal industry interest groups.
U.S. inflation will likely rebound as pressure from the dollar fades, allowing the Fed to hike rates slowly, Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said.
Stocks start the week on a nervous footing, with traders looking for signals from both China and the Fed to turn the tide.
The Cowboy State is riding high when it comes to infrastructure and economy. But capital and innovation are steering clear.
There's been a lot of controversy surrounding the $1.7B subsidy program, but very little is known about the actual recipients.
After another month of soaring layoffs in the oil patch, recruiters says employers are taking a pause as crude prices recover.
Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries voluntary recalls all its products after two samples tested positive for listeriosis.
Tennessee's Barrasso tells CNBC he's worried about the repercussions of lifting sanctions in exchange for a nuclear deal.
The state that could be most affected by proposed fracking rules is not top producer Texas or booming North Dakota.
As oil prices fall, it becomes harder for energy companies to maintain profitability.
The "Squawk Box" news team discusses an article that says Wyoming is considering bringing back firing squads as a back-up plan instead of using legal injection.
A Microsoft Data Plant in Wyoming uses fuel cells and anaerobic digesters for zero-carbon power.
Charles Plosser continued his push for the U.S. central bank to change its language on interest rate policy to reflect an improving economy.
Draghi said it would be "helpful for the overall stance of policy" if fiscal policy could play a greater role alongside the ECB's monetary policy.
Why experts say you shouldn't bet against the U.S. bond market rally anytime soon.