By TIM TALLEYAssociated Press
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Chesapeake Energy Corp. shareholders rebuked the company's board by withholding support for two directors up for re-election at Friday's annual meeting.
By SANDY SHOREAP Business Writer
The price of copper fell Friday ahead of reports expected this weekend that could shed more light on the extent of China's economic slowdown.
Copper for July delivery dropped 8.55 cents, or 2.5 percent, to finish at $3.285 pe
By BEN FELLER and TOM RAUMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Europe's economic crisis could send shock waves roaring across the Atlantic that would drag down the fragile U.S. economy and threaten President Barack Obama's hopes for a second term.
HOUSTON (AP) - The number of rigs actively exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. is up four this week to 1,984.
Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. reported Friday that 1,414 rigs were exploring for oil and 565 were looking for gas.
By Lindsay Silberman,
CBS filed a temporary restraining order Thursday against ABC in an effort to prevent the network from airing the new reality show The Glass House, which CBS believes is a direct rip-off of its long-running hit Big Brother, Entertainment Weekly reports.The Glass House, which is