Elaine Chao Leaves Bloomberg Philanthropies Amid Clean Energy Push

January 21, 2015

Elaine Chao has resigned from the board of Bloomberg Philanthropies as the foundation revs up its commitment to its clean energy initiative. Read Story


Appeals Court Rules Mining Companies Can’t Sue Mine Inspectors

January 9, 2015

Mining companies can’t sue individual government inspectors for damages. Read Story


Patriot Coal Idles Two Large Mines in Western Kentucky

December 29, 2014

Patriot Coal will idle two large coal mines in Western Kentucky, beginning today. As many as 650 workers could be affected. Patriot warned layoffs could be coming earlier this month, when it issued WARN notices to employees at its Highland … Read Story