After the greatest comeback in the history of the competition, the 2013 America's Cup comes down to one winner-take-all race today. It's on TV at 4 p.m. eastern on NBC Sports Network. You should watch, even if you have no idea how sailing works. Here's everything you need to know.
As junior miners struggle to survive a rough bear market, another challenge has emerged: Their boards are coming increasingly under attack.
Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, a Canadian law firm well known for its mining deals, reported that the number of proxy battles has picked up dramatically in the aftermath of a fairly significant downturn in stock prices.
“There’s a lot of momentum in the mining space, especially the junior market,” says Aaron Atkinson, a partner in the Toronto office of Faskens and one of the authors of the report.
Former Hewlett-Packard Co. Chief Executive Carly Fiorina said Wednesday she is running for the Republican nomination to battle liberal stalwart Barbara Boxer for her U.S. Senate seat. Her entry into the race could present California's junior senator with her most formidable re-election challenge.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us
After former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) and former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney indicated they might launch White House bids for 2016, the conventional wisdom seemed to be that this was bad news for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R).
Fluor Corp.’s engineering, procurement and construction contract win for the Kitimat liquified natural gas project in British Columbia demonstrates that it is a key player in the LNG space.
Chevron Corp. awarded the contract to Irving, Texas-based Fluor and its joint venture partner, Japan’s JGC Corp. KBR Inc. and EPCOR Utilities Inc. were also in the running.
The size of the deal was not announced, but Deutsche Bank analyst Vishal Shah expects it will only be several hundred million dollars in the first quarter.
By Dividend Kings:With smartphones, tablets and laptops proliferating like weeds all over the landscape, telecommunications companies are in a virtual arms race to claim airwave spectrum. Verizon (VZ) is pursuing an especially aggressive strategy for dominating the airwaves with two recent plays for spectrum space.