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WASHINGTON, Nov 15- In the most significant legislative rebuke to President Barack Obama's healthcare overhaul, 39 members of his Democratic Party voted for a Republican bill in the House of Representatives on Friday aimed at undermining his signature domestic policy.
Nov 14- Arizona on Thursday dealt a blow to the state's largest utility by approving a monthly fee on customers with solar panels that Arizona Public Service said was not enough to offset the costs that those rooftop systems have heaped on its remaining ratepayers.
ATLANTA, Nov 14- Lockheed Martin Corp, the world's largest defense contractor, said on Thursday it plans to slash 4,000 jobs and shutter plants in several states to reduce costs in the face of declining U.S. defense spending.
Nov 14- Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp said on Thursday it plans to cut 4,000 jobs, or more than 3 percent of its worldwide workforce, to cope with declines in U.S. spending. The weapons maker will close operations in Akron, Ohio; Newtown, Pennsylvania; Goodyear, Arizona; and Horizon City, Texas, by mid-2015.
Nov 14- Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp said on Thursday it plans to cut 4,000 jobs, more than 3 percent of its worldwide workforce, to cope with declines in U.S. spending. Lockheed said it would close operations in Akron, Ohio; Newtown, Pennsylvania; Goodyear, Arizona, and Horizon City, Texas, by mid-2015.
LONDON/ SINGAPORE, Nov 14- Copper prices stayed little changed on Thursday, hovering near a three-month low hit in the previous session, as uncertainty over the timing of an expected reduction in U.S. stimulus and growing supply blunted appetite for metal. Copper prices fell as far as $6,956 a tonne on Wednesday, the lowest since Aug. 7.
SINGAPORE, Nov 14- London copper rebounded on Wednesday from three-month lows touched the session before after dovish comments by Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen soothed concerns the United States could begin tapering its huge bond-buying programme this year.
MELBOURNE, Nov 14- Rio Tinto is set to submit a mine plan to U.S. authorities this week for its $6 billion Resolution project in Arizona, which could become the largest copper producer in North America, a spokesman said on Thursday.
LOS ANGELES, Nov 13- Arizona utility regulators on Wednesday began considering the fate of a little-known solar subsidy that, if altered, would be a major blow to the burgeoning U.S. rooftop solar industry in one of its biggest markets.
WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Nov 12- US Airways Group Inc and American Airlines will give low-cost competitors more access to a half dozen key U.S. airports, including New York and Washington, D.C., in exchange for permission to merge and create the world's largest airline.
NEW YORK, Nov 11- U.S. retailers have little room for error in the fast-approaching and shortened holiday shopping season, a period that typically generates 30 percent of annual sales.
Nov 6- Uninsured Americans are showing more interest in the coverage offered under President Barack Obama's healthcare law despite technical problems that have hindered enrollment through a government website, according to a Reuters/ Ipsos poll.
NEW YORK, Nov 5- The Dow and the S&P 500 ended lower on Tuesday following two sessions of gains as investors weighed the implications of strong economic data for the path of monetary policy over the next several months.
NEW YORK, Nov 5- U.S. stocks seesawed between modest gains and losses on Tuesday following two days of gains on Wall Street as investors weighed the implications of strong economic data for the path of monetary policy over the next several months.
*Michael Kors climbs after earnings. *GT Advanced jumps on deal with Apple. NEW YORK, Nov 5- U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday following two days of gains on Wall Street as investors weighed the implications of strong economic data on the path of monetary policy over the next several months.
*Michael Kors climbs after earnings. *GT Advanced jumps on deal with Apple. "Ideally you want very slow growth, the market really likes that and the concern is that the market gets ahead of it," said Tim Ghriskey, chief investment officer of Solaris Group in Bedford Hills, New York.
*Michael Kors climbs after earnings. *GT Advanced jumps on deal with Apple. "For the market to continue along you actually need a combination of moderate news," said Rick Meckler, president of investment firm LibertyView Capital Management in Jersey City, New Jersey.
*GT Advanced jumps on deal with Apple. NEW YORK, Nov 5- U.S. stock index futures dipped on Tuesday ahead of data on the services sector, putting the S&P 500 on track to halt a two-day winning streak. *The Institute for Supply Management will release its October non-manufacturing index at 10:00 a.m. ET.
*Weyerhaeuser to sell homebuilding business for $2.7 bln. *Weyerhaeuser shareholders to get control of Tri Pointe. Nov 4- Tri Pointe Homes Inc is buying Weyerhaeuser Co's homebuilding division in a $2.7 billion deal that will give it access to developed land in key markets such as California and Texas and make it one of the largest U.S. homebuilders.
Nov 4- Weyerhaeuser Co is selling its homebuilding division to Tri Pointe Homes Inc in a $2.7 billion deal that will leave Weyerhaeuser shareholders in control of one of the 10 largest homebuilders in the United States. The unit's biggest brand is Pardee Homes, which builds houses in Southern California and Las Vegas.