Guinea to cancel BSG Resources-Vale mining rights

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

The government of Guinea is planning to revoke the mining rights to one of the largest untapped iron ore deposits in the world, following a watchdog's recommendation.

Demand increasing for paid caregivers

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

When they married 31 years ago, Dave Johnson joked that someday his younger wife, Alicia, would be pushing him around in a wheelchair.

18 northern New England colleges get green ranking

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Northern New England has made a strong showing in the Princeton Review's 2014 guide to "green colleges," with 18 colleges and universities receiving recognition.

Biloxi bakery celebrates 90 years

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A popular Gulf Coast bakery is celebrating 90 years in business.

Fiat and Chrysler to build 3 Jeep models in China

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Fiat and Chrysler announced plans Saturday to build three new Jeep models in China for that market, the biggest for the vehicles outside the United States, as they attempt to boost sales in a country where they lag behind their competitors.

Governor: Closing Boston amid bomber hunt 'tough'

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Several days after the Boston Marathon bombing, Gov. Deval Patrick received a call in the pre-dawn hours from a top aide telling him that police officers outside the city had just engaged in a ferocious gun battle with the two men suspected of setting the bombs and that one was dead and the other had fled.

Memphis ad agency opens tinkering lab for workers

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A Memphis advertising agency has opened a space for employees to do some creative tinkering with the idea that it will supply inspiration for their work.

Coachella's young audience a marketers paradise

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

When it first started in 1999, Coachella was a couple of stages and a dance tent. Tickets were $65. A few dusty stands sold hot dogs and Cokes. It was the end of grunge and the start of a new millennium, and it was all about the music. All for one weekend.

200-plus selling to expanding chemical co.

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

More than 200 Mossville and Brentwood residents with property close to the Sasol chemical company's Westlake facility have agreed to sell their property to the company as part of a voluntary relocation plan.

$14M awarded in suit linking contraceptive, stroke

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A jury has awarded $14 million to a suburban Chicago woman who sued her doctor over a debilitating stroke she suffered after taking the birth control drug Yasmin.