The Justice Department confirms an earlier report that Alpha Natural Resources (ANR -3.1%) has...

|About: Alpha Natural Resources, ... (ANRZQ)|By:, SA News Editor

The Justice Department confirms an earlier report that Alpha Natural Resources (ANR -3.1%) has been hit with a settlement over its complicity in a mining disaster. The firm agrees to make payments and safety investments of $209M to settle the corporate criminal liability of Massey Energy whose operations came under ANR's control earlier this year.