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  • "The problem has skyrocketed in the past few years," and enforcement must keep pace, says City Council Housing and Buildings Committee Chairman Jumaane Williams. Airbnb says New York unfairly lumps occasional users in with hotel-scale operators, although officials say enforcement focuses on big players. "It can get overzealous," says Airbnb public policy head...

  • DIARY- Top Economic Events to April 10 Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    STONE MOUNTAIN, United States- Federal Reserve vice chair Stanley Fischer speaks at dinner before the 2015 Financial Markets Conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta- 2315 GMT. RICHMOND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook, March 2015" before the Greater Richmond Chamber of...

  • Realty Income Corp. will be added to S&P 500 Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 7:11 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Real estate investment trust Realty Income Corp. is being be added to the S&P 500 index. S&P Dow Jones Indices said Friday that Realty Income, which owns 4,300 properties in 49 U.S. states and Puerto Rico, will join the broad stock market index the close of trading on April 6. Realty Income, which had been in the S&P MidCap 400, is replacing Windstream...

  • March 27- Intel Corp is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp in a deal likely to top $10 billion, according to a source familiar with the matter, making it Intel's biggest purchase ever and the latest merger in the quickly consolidating semiconductor sector. The acquisition of Altera, which makes programmable chips widely used in cellphone towers, the...

  • NEW YORK— A JetBlue Airways pilot who scared passengers by yelling about Jesus and al-Qaida during a 2012 trip from New York to Las Vegas sued the airline for more than $16 million Friday, saying it jeopardized the flight by failing to recognize he was ill. The lawsuit said Osbon, 52, was a flight standards captain who primarily flew Airbus planes and helped...

  • Final Glance: Machinery companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Caterpillar fell$. 21 or. 3 percent, to $79.67. Deere& Co. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $87.46. Terex fell$. 38 or 1.4 percent, to $26.05.

  • Final Glance: Restaurant companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Brinker International Inc. rose$. 56 or. 9 percent, to $60.59. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose $3.90 or. 6 percent, to $662.72. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 79 or 1.2 percent, to $69.05.

  • Final Glance: Construction companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies were down at the close of trading:. Fluor fell$. 71 or 1.2 percent, to $56.76. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 23 or. 8 percent, to $28.01.

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose $2.77 or 2.2 percent, to $128.98. Humana Inc. rose $2.08 or 1.2 percent, to $177.52. UnitedHealth Group rose $1.76 or 1.5 percent, to $118.01.

  • Final Glance: Gold companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Barrick Gold Corp. unchanged at $11.29. Gold Fields Ltd ADS fell$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $4.37. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $22.23.

  • Final Glance: Computer companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Apple Inc s fell$. 99 or. 8 percent, to $123.25. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 52 or 1.6 percent, to $31.49. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 19 or. 1 percent, to $160.40.

  • Final Glance: Health Care Equipment companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Becton, Dickinson& Co. rose $1.38 or 1.0 percent, to $144.59. PerkinElmer rose$. 58 or 1.1 percent, to $51.09. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. rose$. 62 or. 5 percent, to $133.69.

  • Final Glance: Consumer companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Colgate-Palmolive Co. rose$. 01 or percent, to $68.75. Kimberly-Clark Corp. rose$. 05 or percent, to $106.37. Procter& Gamble Co. rose$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $82.31.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were mixed at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $32.75. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 14 or. 3 percent, to $48.56.

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    BP PLC fell$. 20 or. 5 percent, to $39.61. ConocoPhillips fell$. 31 or. 5 percent, to $62.93. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 74 or. 9 percent, to $83.58.

  • Final Glance: Drugstore companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    CVS Health Corp. rose$. 51 or. 5 percent, to $102.50. Rite Aid rose$. 37 or 4.5 percent, to $8.57. Walgreen Boots Alliance Inc. rose$. 85 or 1.0 percent, to $85.29.

  • Final Glance: Medical Devices companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Baxter International Inc. rose$. 53 or. 8 percent, to $68.55. Boston Scientific Corp. rose$. 39 or 2.2 percent, to $17.83. Johnson& Johnson rose$. 20 or. 2 percent, to $100.34.

  • Final Glance: Staffing companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Kelly Services Inc. class A rose$. 31 or 1.8 percent, to $17.32. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 35 or 1.1 percent, to $32.50. ManpowerGroup rose$. 30 or. 4 percent, to $84.80.

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 02 or. 6 percent, to $3.09. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 06 or. 7 percent, to $9.13. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 20 or 3.9 percent, to $4.84.

  • Final Glance: Homebuilders companies Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    DR Horton rose$. 74 or 2.8 percent, to $27.43. Hovnanian Enterprises Inc. rose$. 02 or. 6 percent, to $3.56. Lennar Corp. rose $1.01 or 2.0 percent, to $50.43.