Oil's plunge is spreading both pain and gain across the globe. The price of a barrel has fallen by about half since June, punishing the economies of some major exporters.
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks extended gains for a third session on Friday, giving the S&P 500 its best weekly performance in nearly two months as energy shares continued to rebound.
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The Environmental Protection Agency recently ruled that coal ash can be treated like garbage and not like hazardous materials. This means that incidents where coal ash sludge spills in the water or on the road is a matter of state cleanup.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Georgia made a little bit of improvement in the nationwide unemployment rankings, which were released by the US Labor Department Friday.