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NEW YORK— A teenager who sneaked to the top of the 1 World Trade Center tower is set to be sentenced to community service for a climb that fueled questions about security at the nation's tallest building. Justin Casquejo was due Wednesday in a Manhattan court.
TOKYO, Sept 3- Asian shares inched lower early on Wednesday after a lacklustre day on Wall Street, while the dollar was close to 14- month highs against a basket of major currencies after data underscored that the U.S. economy's modest expansion continues to chug along.
WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board of Governors holds open meeting to discuss "a final rulemaking to implement a quantitative liquidity requirement in the United States as well as a proposed rule on margin requirements for non-cleared swaps of prudentially regulated swap entities"- 1430 GMT.
NEW YORK, Sept 2- U.S. policymakers should gradually lift the country's decades-old ban on crude oil exports because allowing the shipments would make the global energy system and fuel prices more stable, the head of Royal Dutch Shell Plc said on Tuesday.
ConAgra Foods Inc. fell$. 09 or. 3 percent, to $32.11. General Mills Inc. fell$. 02 or percent, to $53.36. Hormel Foods Corp. rose$. 24 or. 5 percent, to $50.92.
Ford Motor Co. rose$. 19 or 1.1 percent, to $17.60. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 28 or. 8 percent, to $33.77. Toyota Motor Corp. rose $1.88 or 1.6 percent, to $116.20.
Compuware Corp.: Approximately 59,414,900 shares changed hands, a 3,050.6 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose $1.24 or 13.3 percent to $10.59. Conn's Inc.: Approximately 13,237,000 shares changed hands, a 1,792.8 percent increase over its 65- day average volume.
General Electric Co. fell$. 13 or. 5 percent, to $25.85. Snap-On rose$. 48 or. 4 percent, to $125.43. Whirlpool Corp. rose$. 37 or. 2 percent, to $153.39.
Kelly Services Inc. class A rose$. 20 or 1.2 percent, to $16.91. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 42 or 1.4 percent, to $30.67. ManpowerGroup rose$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $77.68.
Kohl's Corp. rose$. 32 or. 5 percent, to $59.11. Macy's Inc. fell$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $62.22. Nordstrom fell$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $69.15.
American Independence Corp.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.3 decrease from its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 04 or. 4 percent to $9.75. Codorus Valley Bancorp Inc.: Approximately 100 shares changed hands, a 97.7 decrease from its 65- day average volume.
BP PLC fell$. 64 or 1.3 percent, to $47.20. ConocoPhillips fell $1.00 or 1.2 percent, to $80.22. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 97 or 1.0 percent, to $98.49.
American Electric Power Co. fell$. 82 or 1.5 percent, to $52.88. Consolidated Edison Inc. Holding Co. fell$. 73 or 1.3 percent, to $57.16. Dominion Resources Inc. fell$. 75 or 1.1 percent, to $69.47.
Colgate-Palmolive Co. fell$. 31 or. 5 percent, to $64.42. Kimberly-Clark Corp. unchanged at $108.00. Procter& Gamble Co. fell$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $82.98.
American Express Co. rose$. 17 or. 2 percent, to $89.72. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 52 or. 6 percent, to $82.58. Discover Financial Services rose $1.10 or 1.8 percent, to $63.47.
Canadian National Railway Co. rose$. 44 or. 6 percent, to $72.30. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. rose $3.33 or 1.7 percent, to $203.93. Kansas City Southern rose$. 81 or. 7 percent, to $116.17.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were down at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. unchanged at $53.55. DuPont Co. fell$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $65.83.
Caterpillar fell$. 15 or. 1 percent, to $108.92. Deere& Co. fell$. 32 or. 4 percent, to $83.77. Terex fell$. 26 or. 7 percent, to $37.15.
Coca-Cola Co. fell$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $41.64. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 11 or. 2 percent, to $63.03. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 84 or 1.1 percent, to $73.11.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. American Municipal Income Portfolio Inc.: Approximately 1,100 shares changed hands, a 92.1 decrease from its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 01 or. 1 percent to $14.51.