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  • *Deutsche Bank, Goldman, JPMorgan shares close lower. Sept 16- U.S. stocks fell on Friday as the possibility of a $14 billion fine against Deutsche Bank weighed on big banks and investors wrestled with lingering uncertainty about when the U.S. The settlement proposal, made during negotiations between the U.S. Department of Justice and Deutsche Bank over claims...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 16- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday said its current position on glyphosate, the key ingredient in Monsanto Co's Roundup herbicide, is that the chemical is not likely carcinogenic to humans. The agency's "proposed" position on the controversial chemical was outlined in a 227- page paper it published on the regulations.gov...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 16- U.S. stocks fell on Friday as the possibility of a $14 billion fine against Deutsche Bank weighed on big banks and investors wrestled with lingering uncertainty about when the U.S. Federal Reserve will hike interest rates. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 89.3 points, or 0.49 percent, to 18,123.18, the S&P 500 lost 8.17 points, or 0.38 percent,...

  • *Deutsche fine risk weighs on bank stocks. Sept 16- U.S. stocks fell on Friday as the possibility of a $14 billion fine against Deutsche Bank weighed on big banks and investors wrestled with lingering uncertainty about when the U.S. The settlement proposal, made during negotiations between the U.S. Department of Justice and Deutsche Bank over claims that the...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 16- U.S. consumer prices rose more than expected in August as healthcare costs recorded their biggest gain in 32-1/ 2 years, pointing to a steady build-up of inflation that could allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this year. The Fed decision is going down to the wire, "said Chris Rupkey," chief economist at MUFG Union Bank in New York.

  • *Deutsche fine risk weighs on bank stocks. Sept 16- U.S. stocks were lower Friday afternoon as the possibility of a $14 billion fine against Deutsche Bank weighed on financial stocks, especially on the big Wall Street banks. The settlement proposal, made during negotiations between the U.S. Department of Justice and Deutsche Bank over claims that the German bank...

  • *Deutsche fine risk weighs on Goldman, JPMorgan, other banks. Sept 16- Wall Street was lower on Friday as a drop in oil prices weighed on energy stocks and as financials came under pressure in the wake of the possibility of a massive $14 billion fine on Deutsche Bank. The settlement proposal, made during negotiations between the U.S. Department of Justice and...

  • *Deutsche fine risk weighs on bank stocks. Sept 16- Wall Street was near session lows late on Friday morning as Oracle led a decline in tech stocks and financials came under pressure on the possibility that Deutsche Bank could face a $14 billion fine. The settlement proposal, made during negotiations between the U.S. Department of Justice and Deutsche Bank over...

  • Sept 16- U.S. stock index futures were lower on Friday, a day after Wall Street rallied about 1 percent and as oil prices dropped due to concerns of oversupply. *News overnight that the Department of Justice proposed Deutsche Bank pay $14 billion to settle claims it missold mortgage-backed securities is likely to weigh on Wall Street banks as they are doing on...

  • *Exxon drops on report of NY AG investigation. Sept 16- Wall Street was set to open lower on Friday, in tandem with oil prices, and as financial stocks came under pressure after the U.S. Department of Justice proposed a massive $14 billion fine on Deutsche Bank. The settlement proposal, made during negotiations between the U.S. Department of Justice and Deutsche Bank...

  • *Deutsche fine weighs on bank stocks. Sept 16- U.S. stocks were lower Friday afternoon as Deutsche Bank's mammoth $14 billion fine weighed on financial stocks, especially on the big Wall Street banks. The far bigger-than-expected penalty was levied by the U.S. Department of Justice to settle claims that the German bank missold mortgage-backed securities.

  • rises@ SAO PAULO, Sept 16- Most Latin American currencies slumped on Friday after U.S. inflation data offered additional support to expectations of a Federal Reserve rate hike this year, with the Mexican peso hitting a fresh record low against the dollar. Mexico's peso hit a new historic low at 19.777 per U.S. dollar with most financial markets in the country...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 16- U.S. consumer prices rose more than expected in August as healthcare costs recorded their biggest gain in 32-1/ 2 years, pointing to a steady build-up of inflation that could allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this year. The Fed decision is going down to the wire, "said Chris Rupkey," chief economist at MUFG Union Bank in New York.

  • LONDON, Sept 16- Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them. U.S. Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings in the coming week will see to that. *Fed, BOJ, New Zealand rate decisions Sept. 21, Norway Sept. 22.

  • LONDON, Sept 16- Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them. U.S. Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings in the coming week will see to that. *Fed, BOJ, New Zealand rate decisions Sept. 21, Norway Sept. 22.

  • *Deutsche fine weighs on bank stocks. Sept 16- Wall Street was near session lows late on Friday morning as Oracle led a decline in tech stocks and financials came under pressure in the wake of Deutsche Bank's mammoth $14 billion fine. The far bigger-than-expected penalty was levied by the U.S. Department of Justice to settle claims that the German bank missold...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 16- The U.S. dollar hit a more than two-week high against a basket of major currencies on Friday after U.S. inflation data boosted bets on a faster pace of Federal Reserve interest rate increases, while uncertainty ahead of a Bank of Japan meeting limited the dollar's gains against the yen. The U.S. Labor Department said its Consumer Price Index rose...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 16- The Federal Reserve is set for a lively debate in the coming week and could give a clear signal of an interest rate rise to come even if it follows market expectations for a pause this month. Both the European Central Bank and Britain's Bank of England kept monetary policy unchanged this month, although both with a bias towards further easing...

  • LONDON, Sept 16- Gold hit a two-week low on Friday after data showing faster-than-expected growth in U.S. consumer inflation last month helped support the case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates later this year. Spot gold slid to its lowest since Sept. 1 in the wake of the data at $1,306.38, and was at $1,307.36 an ounce at 1350 GMT, down 0.5 percent.

  • *Deutsche fine weighs on Goldman, JPMorgan, other banks. Sept 16- Wall Street was lower on Friday as a drop in oil prices weighed on energy stocks and as financials came under pressure in the wake of a massive $14 billion fine slapped on Deutsche Bank. The far bigger-than-expected penalty was levied by the U.S. Department of Justice to settle claims that the German...