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MADRID— A Spanish judge charged nine people with fraud Sunday for allegedly participating in the theft of $45 million after a massive hacking of a bank's card payments system. Authorities in the United States calculated that $45 million were stolen, making it one of the biggest heists in the 20th century.
Jeb Bush entered the Florida governor's mansion in 1999 with a net worth of $2 million, a relatively modest fortune compared with others in the Bush family. He is on the boards of four companies, including Tenet Healthcare Corp. and Rayonier Inc., a real estate investment trust that owns large swaths of forestland.
THE BIGGEST: Alibaba raised $21.8 billion in its debut, making it the biggest U.S.-listed IPO in history after the IPO of credit card processing company Visa in 2008. If Alibaba's investment banks were to exercise their option to sell an additional 48 million shares, it could make Alibaba's IPO the biggest in the world, beating out the $22 billion IPO of Agricultural Bank of China in 2010..
Home Depot said Thursday that malicious software lurking in its check-out terminals between April and September affected 56 million debit and credit cards that customers swiped at its stores. The Department of Homeland Security Department warned last month that more than 1,000 retailers could have malware in their cash-register computers.
NEW YORK, Sept 19- American Airlines Group Inc said on Friday it struck a tentative contract agreement with the Association of Professional Flight Attendants, an important step in finalizing a deal with 24,500 U.S.-based stewards at the airline.
NEW YORK, Sept 19- Merrill Lynch fired two veteran brokers from its Private Banking and Investment Group two weeks ago for guiding clients to invest in a hedge fund outside of the brokerage firm.
General Electric Co. rose$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $26.29. Snap-On fell $1.48 or 1.2 percent, to $123.85. Whirlpool Corp. rose $1.93 or 1.3 percent, to $155.82.
Kroger fell$. 34 or. 6 percent, to $52.15. Safeway fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $34.28. Supervalu fell$. 19 or 2.0 percent, to $9.48.
ChinaNet Online Holdings Inc.: Approximately 22,262,700 shares changed hands, a 13,377.4 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 94 or 92.2 percent to $1.96. The shares rose$. 05 or. 6 percent to $8.75.
Caterpillar fell $1.83 or 1.8 percent, to $102.51. Deere& Co. fell$. 51 or. 6 percent, to $83.64. Terex fell$. 18 or. 5 percent, to $32.85.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 31 or. 9 percent, to $35.47. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 66 or 1.3 percent, to $50.35.
Apollo Group fell$. 51 or 1.9 percent, to $26.08. Career Education Corp. fell$. 02 or. 4 percent, to $5.15. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 79 or 1.3 percent, to $60.10.
Brinker International Inc. rose$. 09 or. 2 percent, to $51.77. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. fell$. 23 or percent, to $664.09. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 84 or 1.7 percent, to $51.19.
Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 35 or 2.2 percent, to $15.65. Gold Fields unchanged at $4.26. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 28 or 1.1 percent, to $24.21.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were mixed at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 10 or. 2 percent, to $53.49. DuPont Co. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $71.25.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. The shares fell$. 16 or. 6 percent to $25.70. Blackrock Florida Municipal Bond Trust: Approximately shares changed hands, a 100.0 decrease from its 65- day average volume.
eBay fell$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $52.40. Groupon Inc. rose$. 08 or 1.2 percent, to $6.97. LinkedIn Corp. rose$. 67 or. 3 percent, to $211.17.
Canadian National Railway Co. fell$. 59 or. 8 percent, to $74.30. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. fell $1.11 or. 5 percent, to $205.69. Kansas City Southern fell$. 43 or. 4 percent, to $121.43.
CVSCaremark rose$. 19 or. 2 percent, to $81.37. Rite Aid fell$. 06 or 1.1 percent, to $5.35. Walgreen fell$. 30 or. 5 percent, to $62.88.
Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 05 or. 3 percent, to $16.76. Korn/Ferry International Inc. fell$. 71 or 2.4 percent, to $28.30. ManpowerGroup fell$. 49 or. 6 percent, to $75.24.