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  • Radisys names CFO Brian Bronson as CEO Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:58 PM ET

    HILLSBORO, Ore.-- Radisys Corp. on Monday replaced CEO Michel Dagenais with its president and chief financial officer, Brian Bronson effective immediately. Bronson, 41, joined Radisys in 1999 and has been CFO since 2006 and president since 2011..

  • Nokia, Sprint, Wendy's are market movers Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:57 PM ET

    NEW YORK-- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:. Nokia Corp., up 19 cents at $2.76. Generac Holdings Inc., up $2.14 at $25.03.

  • *Irene Tse ran North America side of CIO office. NEW YORK, Oct 1- Another top executive at the JPMorgan Chase& Co unit that lost $5.8 billion on derivatives trades this year is leaving the company.

  • WELLINGTON, Oct 2- The New Zealand and Australian dollars were supported at the lower end of recent ranges on Tuesday after failing to capitalise on better risk sentiment as investors waited for a central bank rate decision. *The Aussie sits at $1.0361 from Monday's late local level of $1.0338, after traversing a $1.0332 to $1.0404 range overnight.

  • Union council urges Detroit strikers back to work Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:50 PM ET

    DETROIT-- Union leaders want striking Detroit Water and Sewerage workers to comply with a judge's order and go back on the job. Despite the request, Michigan AFSCME Council 25 President Al Garrett says Monday in a release that the union understands "the frustration felt by the hard working men and women in the water department."

  • How to Avoid Fiscal Cliff With Less Pain     Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:50 PM ET

    Ryan Alexander, Taxpayers for Common Sense, discusses how the U.S. could avoid the fiscal cliff with cuts almost twice the size of sequestration.

  • Fisker looking to form alliances to share costs Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:49 PM ET

    DETROIT-- Electric car maker Fisker Automotive is talking with other car companies about sharing parts and technology. The company, based in Anaheim, Calif., is also preparing for a public offering of stock that would help it raise money for new vehicles, Fisker's new CEO Tony Posawatz said Monday during a speech to the Automotive Press Association.

  • Caterpillar plans late-year shutdown in Decatur Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:49 PM ET

    DECATUR, Ill.-- Days after saying it is worried about the slow pace of the global economy Caterpillar Inc. says it will shut down parts of its operations in Decatur for a week in November and all of December as demand for some products drops.

  • Weather helps rapid pace of SD row crop harvest Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:48 PM ET

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-- Agriculture officials say ideal weather conditions in South Dakota have pushed the row crop harvest far ahead of last year's pace and the five-year average. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop report that 55 percent of corn for grain has been harvested, ahead of the five-year average and last year's mark of 6 percent.

  • Correction: Private Sector Retirement story Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:47 PM ET

    SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- In a story Sept. 28 about a state-run retirement program for private-sector workers in California, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the California Secure Choice Retirement Savings Program would be administered by a seven-member board.

  • DIARY-U.S. Treasuries, Tuesday, Oct. 2 Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:44 PM ET

    Treasury Department sells 4- week bills, 11:30 a.m.. Treasury Under Secretary for International Affairs Lael Brainard participates in conversation with Nina Easton at "The Most Powerful Women" Conference hosted by Fortune Magazine in Laguna Niguel, California, 2:50 p.m..

  • Fewer than 1 percent of in-store sales tied to brand advertising campaigns on Facebook come from people who clicked on an ad, according to a new study that Facebook has conducted through a partnership with Datalogix, a data mining firm that tracks real-world retail sales.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 1- WellPoint Inc:.

  • Goldman shares rise on upbeat Barron's view Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:39 PM ET

    NEW YORK-- Shares of Goldman Sachs Monday rose after an article posted on the website of Barron's magazine predicted that the investment bank's stock could climb at least 25 percent over the next year. Barron's said that Goldman Sachs Group Inc. came away from the 2008 financial crisis better than any of its rivals.

  • *Said Cablevision spent the $100 million it promised. NEW YORK, Oct 1- Cablevision Systems Corp founder Charles Dolan testified on Monday that it was "quite a reversal" when Dish Network Corp abruptly ended their contract for high-definition programming, a dispute at the center of a long-running legal feud between the two pay TV providers.

  • *Patents upheld in treximet patent litigation appeal. *Court of appeals affirmed August decision of United States district court for. the eastern district of Texas.

  • Synta Pharma jumps on lung cancer drug data Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:36 PM ET

    NEW YORK-- Shares of Synta Pharmaceuticals Corp. jumped to a three-year high Monday, after the company reported positive clinical trial data for its drug ganetespib as a treatment for a type of lung cancer. Shares of Synta gained $1.79, or 23.5 percent, to close Monday at $9.41 on Monday.

  • TEXT-S&P revises Land O'Lakes outlook to negative Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:34 PM ET

    --Land O' Lakes might not reduce the acquisition-related debt enough to improve debt leverage during our outlook period, meaning credit measures may remain weaker than expected beyond fiscal 2013..

  • Oct 1- Leap Wireless International Inc:. *Savary Island and T-Mobile USA close spectrum exchanges. *Says Leap adds spectrum in Phoenix and Houston.

  • TEXT-S&P: Boart Longyear outlook revised to stable Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:26 PM ET

    --U.S.-based drilling services provider and drilling products manufacturer Boart Longyear Ltd.. recently reduced its EBITDA guidance for the year, citing cuts in exploration spending budgets by mining companies, which we believe will lead to somewhat reduced liquidity.