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  • Investor files U.S. lawsuit over Barclays "dark pool" Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 3:49 AM ET

    LONDON, July 29- A U.S. investor is suing Barclays Plc and current and former bosses over losses suffered after New York's attorney general accused the British bank of lying to customers regarding its electronic trading platform.

  • GAZA/ JERUSALEM, July 29- Israel's military pounded targets in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country should prepare for a long conflict in the Palestinian enclave, squashing any hopes of a swift end to 22 days of fighting. Gaza residents reported heavy Israeli bombing in Gaza City.

  • Avoiding plane crashes as air traffic doubles Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 3:01 AM ET

    NEW YORK— More travelers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace. Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe— roughly the population of New York City— step aboard an airplane.

  • $1,000 pill now hepatitis C treatment of choice Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 1:57 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— A $1,000- per-pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice for a liver-wasting viral disease that affects more than 3 million Americans. In less than six months, prescriptions for Sovaldi have eclipsed all other hepatitis C pills combined, according to new data from IMS Health.

  • NEW YORK, July 28- Argentina has fought in court for a dozen years against the claims of holdout investors in its defaulted debt, and Argentina has lost. Argentina defied court-ordered demands to pay all its bondholders by a June 30 deadline, and a 30- day grace period runs out this week.

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 29- Factory owner Norberto Garcia was poised to launch a series of new toys this year after grafting hard for the past decade to rebuild his business following Argentina's 2001-2002 economic crash and debt default. Rather than sink 2.8 million pesos into expanding production lines, he plans to cap the investment at 1.8 million pesos.

  • July 28- Online flash sale site Rue La La, which was formerly partly owned by eBay, is exploring a sale that could value the company at around $400 million, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Boston- based Rue La La, which has attracted interest from online shopping site Gilt Groupe, has hired JPMorgan Chase& Co to advise a potential sale, the people said.

  • HOUSTON, July 28- Iraq filed suit on Monday in a Texas court to gain control of a cargo of crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan that Baghdad says was sold without its permission. Iraq, in its filing in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, asked for an order allowing the cargo to be seized by the U.S.

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 04 or 1.2 percent, to $3.27. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 13 or. 9 percent, to $15.13. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 27 or 2.9 percent, to $9.53.

  • Final Glance: Utilities companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    American Electric Power Co. rose $1.43 or 2.7 percent, to $54.65. Consolidated Edison Inc. Holding Co. rose$. 72 or 1.3 percent, to $57.70. Dominion Resources Inc. rose $1.02 or 1.5 percent, to $70.88.

  • Final Glance: Staffing companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 40 or 2.4 percent, to $16.16. Korn/Ferry International Inc. fell$. 13 or. 4 percent, to $29.62. ManpowerGroup fell $2.10 or 2.6 percent, to $79.36.

  • Final Glance: Specialty Retail companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    Autozone Inc. fell $1.35 or. 3 percent, to $513.22. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. fell$. 22 or. 4 percent, to $62.29. Best Buy rose$. 52 or 1.7 percent, to $31.55.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume decreases Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Aeroflex Holding Corp.: Approximately 39,900 shares changed hands, a 92.4 decrease from its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 02 or. 2 percent to $10.53.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume increases Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. The shares fell $5.77 or 10.4 percent to $49.60. Brookfield Canada Office Properties: Approximately 8,800 shares changed hands, a 352.0 percent increase over its 65- day average volume.

  • Final Glance: Supermarkets companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    Kroger fell$. 58 or 1.1 percent, to $50.13. Safeway fell$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $34.79. Supervalu rose$. 09 or 1.0 percent, to $9.42.

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest volume increases Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc.: Approximately 13,503,900 shares changed hands, a 1,723.5 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell $4.44 or 41.0 percent to $6.39. Colonial Financial Services Inc.: Approximately 38,100 shares changed hands, a 2,594.7 percent increase over its 65- day average volume.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 11 or. 3 percent, to $35.65. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $51.58.

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest volume decreases Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    ASB Bancorp Inc.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.2 decrease from its 65- day average volume. American Independence Corp.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.5 decrease from its 65- day average volume. Collabrium Japan Acquisition Corp.: Approximately 100 shares changed hands, a 98.7 decrease from its 65- day average volume.

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $91.86. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $81.53. Discover Financial Services rose$. 18 or. 3 percent, to $62.79.

  • Final Glance: Tools and Appliances companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    General Electric Co. fell$. 20 or. 8 percent, to $25.59. Snap-On fell$. 34 or. 3 percent, to $124.33. Whirlpool Corp. fell $1.26 or. 8 percent, to $147.63.