Murray Energy CEO wants to hear this from Trump

According to the executive, the Obama administration’s policies are hurting the lowest income families and he expects rules that benefit people on fixed incomes.

Gold jumps above $1,240 an ounce as investors seek refuge

Gold's rediscovered role as a shelter for risk-averse investors seemed to be gaining traction.

Police seek man who robbed precious metals store

The suspect fled after receiving a small amount of cash.

'Eastwooding' space miners pitch ideas to 'invisible Obama'

No U.S. president has waxed as poetically about mining the moon the way John F. Kennedy did about landing on it. But that didn't stop four entrepreneurs from making their best pitches Sept. 11 to two empty chairs.

United Tractors expects 2012 sales to rise around 12% to 9,500 units‎

Heavy equipment manufacturer and distributor PT United Tractor (UNTR.JK) expects heavy equipment sales to rise to 9,500 units this year from the 8,467 units it sold in 2011, due to healthy growth in the country's non-mining sector, a senior company official told Dow Jones Newswires Thursday.

Fox News video: Coal vs natural gas

Coal industry rep says natural gas prices will go up, making coal for power generation attractive again.

First Quantum expanding Zambian copper mine by 60%

First Quantum Minerals (TSE:FM) is expanding its Kansanshi copper mine in Zambia. The company announced Wednesday that annual copper production will increase by 60% to 400,000 metric tons by the end of 2014, from its current 250,000 t/a, Fox Business News reported:

20-Foot crocodile found in Colombia coal mine

A new species of enormous crocodile, measured at 20 feet long, has been discovered by University of Florida researchers in a Colombia coal mine, the Gainsville Sun reports. The excavations at the site were led by Jonathan Bloch, associate curator of