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Drill ship adrift again after towlines break

December 31, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo provided by the United States Coast Guard, the tugs Aiviq and Nanuq tow the mobile drilling unit Kulluk while a Coast Guard helicopter from Air Station Kodiak transports crew members on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, 80 miles southwest of Kodiak City, Alaska. The tug lost the initial tow Thursday and suffered several [&hellip...

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Deal reached for stopping spike in milk prices

December 31, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, walks to a closed-door GOP caucus as Congress meets to negotiate a legislative path to avoid the so-called “fiscal cliff” of automatic tax increases and deep spending cuts that could kick in Jan. 1., at...

Farmers to You links Vt.-area farmers to Boston

December 31, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 photo, boxes of apples wait to be sorted at Farmers To You, in Berlin, Vt. The online distributor that delivers weekly bundles of Vermont-produced foods to more than 375 families in Boston is expanding to link even more Vermont...

All crew off drill ship, moving in Gulf of Alaska

December 31, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo provided by the United States Coast Guard, the tugs Aiviq and Nanuq tow the mobile drilling unit Kulluk while a Coast Guard helicopter from Air Station Kodiak transports crew members on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, 80 miles southwest of Kodiak City,...

Bolivia expropriates Spanish energy subsidiaries

December 31, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo released by Bolivia’s Presidency Press Office, Bolivia’s President Evo Morales signs a decree allowing the takeover of shares in Empresa de Electricidad de La Paz (Electropaz) and Empresa de Luz y Fuerza de Oruro (Elfeo), Vice...

Bolivia expropriates Spanish energy subsidiaries

December 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo released by Bolivia’s Presidency Press Office, Bolivia’s President Evo Morales signs a decree allowing the takeover of shares in Empresa de Electricidad de La Paz (Electropaz) and Empresa de Luz y Fuerza de Oruro (Elfeo), Vice...

4 dead in Moscow airliner crash

December 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Rescuers work at the site where a plane careered off the runway at Vnukovo Airport in Moscow, Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. A Tu-204 aircraft belonging to Russian airline Red Wings careered off the runway at Russia’s third-busiest airport on Saturday, broke...

Obama: Congressional leaders may avoid cliff dive

December 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

President Barack Obama pauses while he speaks to reporters in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington after meeting with Congressional leaders regarding the fiscal cliff, Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) WASHINGTON...

Budget struggle raising anxiety for health care

December 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

President Barack Obama speaks to reporters in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington after meeting with Congressional leaders regarding the fiscal cliff, Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) WASHINGTON (AP) — Confused...

Former state lawmaker John Quimby dies at 77

December 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated photo taken from the California Secretary of State Lobbyist Directory shows former lawmaker John Quimby. Quimby, who was elected to the state Assembly when serving in the Legislature was a part-time job and later spent decades as a local...