Silver companies shares up at the close of trading
Gold companies shares up at the close of trading
FairPoint strikers in Vermont getting jobless benefits, but not in Maine and New Hampshire
US stocks fall back from record levels as oil slumps again, pushing energy sector lower
Conservationists sue to force first broad review of federal coal-leasing program since 1979
U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.
Silver companies shares up at 1 p.m.
Gold companies shares mixed at 1 p.m.
United Mine Workers files response to coal strike complaint by Patriot coal subsidiary