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  • WEST BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine— Larry the Lobster gained fame after it was spared from a boiling pot in Florida, but Maine officials say the crustacean didn't make it to retirement. Officials say the decades-old, 15- pound lobster succumbed during its journey from a Sunrise, Florida, restaurant to the Maine State Aquarium. A rescue group had stepped forward to save...

  • STUART, Fla. _ Seacoast Banking Corp. of Florida on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $5.3 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 22 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $43.6 million.

  • WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. _ Ocwen Financial Corporation on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $87.4 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the West Palm Beach, Florida- based company said it had a loss of 71 cents. Keywords: Ocwen Financial, Earnings Report.

  • MIAMI _ World Fuel Services Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $30 million. World Fuel Services shares have climbed 24 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: World Fuel Services, Earnings Report.

  • VERO BEACH, Fla. _ Orchid Island Capital Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $6.5 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Vero Beach, Florida- based company said it had profit of 29 cents. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • MIAMI _ Neff Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $2.6 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 37 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Treasury on Wednesday expanded its hunt for international criminals who launder money through real-estate deals by ordering title insurance companies to report all-cash buyers' identities in parts of California and Texas, as well as greater swaths of New York and Florida. The program to unmask individuals behind shell companies that buy high-end houses...

  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla. _ Atlantic Coast Financial Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $1.3 million. Atlantic Coast Financial shares have risen slightly more than 2 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Atlantic Coast Financial, Earnings Report.

  • Treasury on Wednesday expanded its hunt for international criminals who launder money through real-estate deals by ordering title insurance companies to report all-cash buyers' identities in parts of California and Texas, as well as greater swaths of New York and Florida. Starting in August, it will also reach into New York's boroughs, Florida's Broward and...

  • Treasury on Wednesday said it was expanding the scope of its program targeting money laundering through real estate purchases to include all New York City's boroughs, Florida's Broward and Palm Beach counties, and Los Angeles, San Francisco, and San Diego in California, as well as San Antonio in Texas.

  • TREASURY EXPANDS ORDER TARGETING MONEY LAUNDERING THROUGH ALL-CASH REAL ESTATE PURCHASES TO NEW YORK CITY BOROUGHS, TWO FLORIDA COUNTIES, THREE CALIFORNIA METROS AND SAN ANTONIO AREA OF TEXAS.

  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla. _ Patriot Transportation Holding Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $1.4 million. Patriot Transportation shares have declined almost 6 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Patriot Transportation, Earnings Report.

  • *Wall Street falters as Apple shine fades; Fed statement awaited. NEW YORK, July 27- The yen eased against the dollar on Wednesday after Japan unveiled a surprisingly large $265 billion stimulus package, while U.S. equity markets pared early gains as investors awaited the end of two-day meeting of Federal Reserve policymakers. Wall Street opened higher,...

  • WASHINGTON— The Latest on the hacking of the Democratic National Committee:. During a news conference, Trump addressed Russia and said he hoped the country could find Clinton's missing 30,000 emails that were deleted from her personal server while she was secretary of state. Russia, if you're listening, I hope you're able to find the 30,000 e-mails that are...

  • WASHINGTON— Donald Trump encouraged Russia on Wednesday to find and make public missing emails deleted by his presidential opponent, Hillary Clinton, setting off an instant debate over hacking and his urging of a foreign government to meddle in American politics. Mike Pence, took a different tack and warned of "serious consequences" if Russia interfered in the...

  • JUNO BEACH, Fla. _ NextEra Energy Partners LP on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $8 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 34 cents per share. NextEra Energy Partners shares have increased slightly more than 6 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK, July 27- Comcast Corp reported a 5 percent drop in quarterly profit on Wednesday, hurt by lower film division sales, but managed to beat Wall Street expectations due to growth in its business services and high-speed internet units. Second-quarter revenue rose 2.8 percent to $19.27 billion from a year earlier and slightly exceeded the analysts' average...

  • MIAMI _ Ryder System Inc. (R) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $73.8 million. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.69 billion. Analysts surveyed by Zacks had forecast adjusted earnings per share of $1.74.

  • JUNO BEACH, Fla. _ NextEra Energy Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $540 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.58 per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • ALACHUA, Fla. _ RTI Surgical Inc. on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $2.3 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Alachua, Florida- based company said it had a loss of 5 cents. Keywords: RTI Surgical, Earnings Report.