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  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 11- A group of 27 top executives and investors in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, including co-founder Jack Ma, can appoint another two directors to the company's board once it goes public, according to a U.S. regulatory filing on Friday.

  • WASHINGTON, July 11- The U.S. Commerce Department on Friday set duties on South Korean steel pipe used in the oil and natural gas industry, reversing itself in one of the most contentious trade disputes in years after hefty lobbying from U.S. producers and lawmakers.

  • Shareholders sue Lions Gate over SEC probe Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 5:53 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    The lawsuit claims shareholders suffered losses after Lions Gate agreed to pay $7.5 million and admit wrongdoing to settle an SEC probe.

  • The SIPC is a corporate non-profit that administers a fund paid for by Wall Street to compensate investors if a brokerage firm collapses. In an unprecedented case, the SEC decided to take legal action against the fund and force SIPC to start court proceedings for victims to file claims.

  • Ex-Macau partner suing Las Vegas Sands for $5B Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 5:37 PM ET
    Las Vegas Sands casino sits behind the Fishermans Wharf in Macau, in this Feb. 7, 2006 file photo.

    A former Macau business partner of Las Vegas Sands is suing Sands for at least $5 billion in profits that it says are owed.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 11- A group of 27 top executives and investors in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, including co-founder Jack Ma, can appoint another two directors to the company's board once it goes public, according to a U.S. regulatory filing on Friday.

  • July 11- U.S. regulators on Friday suspended trading in Cynk Technology Corp, citing possible market manipulation in the one-time penny stock whose market value rocketed within weeks from less than $20 million to more than $6 billion.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 11- A group of 27 top executives and investors in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, including co-founder Jack Ma, can appoint an additional two directors to the company's board once it goes public, according to a U.S. regulatory filing on Friday.

  • Former Macau partner sues Las Vegas Sands for $5 bln Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    HONG KONG, July 11- A former Macau business partner of Las Vegas Sands Corp accused the casino operator of misappropriating trade secrets and is suing Sands for at least $5 billion in profits that it says are owed via their joint ownership of copyright related to a casino license bid.

  • July 11- An official at British platinum refiner Johnson Matthey has become chairman at the London Bullion Market Association as the industry body oversees the overhaul of century-old precious metals pricing systems amid intense regulatory scrutiny.

  • Border blowback: House says Obama wants too much Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 2:43 PM ET
    President Barack Obama delivers remarks about the faltering immigration reform agenda to the news media with in the Rose Garden at the White House June 30, 2014 in Washington, DC

    House Appropriations Committee Chairman Harold Rogers said the Obama administration's $3.7 billion border security request was too high.

  • Insider trading case for Texas tycoon shot down Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 2:16 PM ET
    Sam Wyly attends a panel on Day 2 of the American Renewable Energy Day Aspen, Colo.

    Sam Wyly was found not liable for insider trading by a U.S. court two months after a federal jury found him guilty of fraud.

  • Donald Sterling is wildly out of control Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 2:06 PM ET
    Donald Sterling

    Here are five things we learned from the first week of the Donald Sterling trial — including the fact that he is delusional and out of control.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 1:05 p.m. EDT Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    Amazon petitions Federal Aviation Administration for permission to fly drones for deliveries No sale by owner: Americans with lower mortgage rates hold tightly onto homes Cigarette makers Reynolds American, Lorillard discussing merger; would create formidable No. 2 Economists cut US growth forecasts, but remain optimistic economy will recover from grim 1 Q Stocks edge mostly lower, keeping them on track for biggest weekly loss since April Portugal's biggest bank says it can cope with losses, helping to steady financial markets House votes to make business tax break permanent; White House says $287 B price tag too costly Chrysler recalls 651,000 SUVs for serviced vanity mirror lights because of fire risk Safety regulator investigates 500,000 Ford cars for steering issues Whirlpool to pay more than $1 B for controlling stake in Italian appliance maker Indesit

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:16 p.m. EDT Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:16 PM ET

    Stocks edge mostly lower, keeping them on track for biggest weekly loss since April Economists cut US growth forecasts, but remain optimistic economy will recover from grim 1 Q No sale by owner: Americans with lower mortgage rates hold tightly onto homes Cigarette makers Reynolds American, Lorillard discussing merger; would create formidable No. 2 Whirlpool to pay more than $1 B for controlling stake in Italian appliance maker Indesit Chrysler recalls 651,000 SUVs for serviced vanity mirror lights because of fire risk Safety regulator investigates 500,000 Ford cars for steering issues Portugal's biggest bank says it can cope with losses, helping to steady financial markets US budget likely in surplus in June; deficit expected to be at lowest level since 2008 House votes to make business tax break permanent; White House says $287 B price tag too costly

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At Noon EDT Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:57 AM ET

    US stocks slip in midday trading and are heading for their biggest weekly loss since April Economists cut US growth forecasts, but remain optimistic economy will recover from grim 1 Q No sale by owner: Americans with lower mortgage rates hold tightly onto homes Cigarette makers Reynolds American, Lorillard discussing merger; would create formidable No. 2 Whirlpool to pay more than $1 B for controlling stake in Italian appliance maker Indesit Chrysler recalls 651,000 SUVs for serviced vanity mirror lights because of fire risk Safety regulator investigates 500,000 Ford cars for steering issues US budget likely in surplus in June; deficit expected to be at lowest level since 2008 House votes to make business tax break permanent; White House says $287 B price tag too costly Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback, seeks licensing treatment as cable company

  • OTTAWA, July 11- The Supreme Court of Canada backed the right of the province of Ontario to grant forestry licenses on a tract of traditional native land on Friday after an aboriginal challenge of licenses that had been granted to a lumber company.

  • Syncora, which insures some of the city's bonds and interest-rate swaps, appealed an Aug. 28, 2013 ruling by U.S. Syncora's attorney, James H.M. Sprayregen at law firm Kirkland& Ellis LLP, said an appeal will be filed with the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 11:06 a.m. EDT Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    Stocks edge mostly lower, keeping them on track for biggest weekly loss since April Economists cut US growth forecasts, but remain optimistic economy will recover from grim 1 Q No sale by owner: Americans with lower mortgage rates hold tightly onto homes Cigarette makers Reynolds American, Lorillard discussing merger; would create formidable No. 2 US stocks slip in early trading and are heading for their biggest weekly loss since April Whirlpool to pay more than $1 B for controlling stake in Italian appliance maker Indesit Chrysler recalls 651,000 SUVs for serviced vanity mirror lights because of fire risk Safety regulator investigates 500,000 Ford cars for steering issues US budget likely in surplus in June; deficit expected to be at lowest level since 2008 House votes to make business tax break permanent; White House says $287 B price tag too costly

  • July 11- Silver Lake Partners LP agreed to pay $29.5 million to settle a lawsuit that accused it and several other large private equity firms of conspiring not to outbid each other on takeovers prior to the financial crisis, court records showed. The settlement was disclosed in a filing late Thursday in federal court in Boston.

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