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SINGAPORE, Nov 14- U.S. technology companies including Cisco Systems Inc, International Business Machines Corp and Microsoft Corp may face new challenges selling their goods and services in China as fallout from the U.S. spying scandal starts to take a toll.
BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Nov 14- Top U.S. hedge fund managers in the third quarter bought and sold shares of such hotly debated companies as Herbalife Ltd, J.C. Penney Co and Sotheby's.
SEATTLE, Nov 14- Boeing workers' rejection of a new labour deal has sent the U.S. planemaker in search of alternative sites to build its newest jet and could mark the beginning of the end for wide-body aircraft manufacturing in the Seattle area.
Boeing Co. machinists soundly rejected a new labor contract on Wednesday that would have let them build the company's newest jetliner in Washington.
SEATTLE, Nov 13- Boeing Co workers finished voting on a landmark labor contract on Wednesday, with results due around 9 p.m. Pacific Time on a historic decision that could forever alter the course of Boeing's presence in Washington state.
SAN FRANCISCO- Nov 13- California businesses covered by the state's cap-and-trade program will soon be able to use forest conservation projects to offset the carbon emissions from their plants and factories after the state issued the first batch of credits on Wednesday.
NEW YORK, Nov 13- U.S. In remarks prepared for delivery to the U.S. Senate Banking Committee on Thursday, Yellen said the U.S. central bank has "more work to do" to help an economy and a labor market that are still underperforming. Yellen, the Fed's vice chair, has been nominated by President Barack Obama to succeed Chairman Ben Bernanke when his term expires in January.
*Yellen to appear before Senate Banking Committee Thursday. NEW YORK, Nov 13- U.S. Yellen, currently Fed vice chair and nominated by President Barack Obama to succeed Chairman Ben Bernanke, will speak before the Senate Banking Committee on Thursday.
SEATTLE, Nov 13- Boeing Co workers began voting Wednesday on a landmark labor contract, a historic decision that could forever alter the course of Boeing's presence in Washington state.
*Sina Q3 net income up 157 pct to $25.4 mln, beating estimates of $22.8 mln. *Sina guided Q4 adjusted net revenue of $190- 194 mln.
MONTGOMERY, Ala./ ST. PAUL, Minn., Nov 12- The Federal Reserve should keep monetary policy ultra-easy given the economy's tepid growth and an uncertain outlook for jobs growth, two senior officials said on Tuesday, reinforcing views that the U.S. central bank will not taper bond buying before next year.
Two were in Texas: San Antonio and Dallas. Revenues for Washington, D.C., Atlanta, San Francisco, Pittsburgh, St. Louis and Chicago also had recovered. Revenues were approaching pre-recession levels in five other cities by 2011, the last fiscal year full data was available: Baltimore, Cincinnati, Denver, New York, Philadelphia.
NEW YORK, Nov 10- The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the United States fell in the last three weeks in sync with a drop in crude oil prices, according to the Lundberg survey released on Sunday. They fell 14.57 cents per gallon over the past three weeks, bringing the average cost to about $3.22 on Nov 8.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 8- Able-bodied seamen, decorative sails meant to evoke fish fins and dozens of security cameras will eventually make up the on-board complement of a mysterious four-story barge being built by Internet company Google Inc..
*Sold shares at 315 pence each, upper half of range. *Stock opened 3.2 percent higher on London market debut. LONDON, Nov 8- Shares in Merlin Entertainments jumped more than 12 percent in debut trade on the London stock market on Friday, to value the Madame Tussauds and amusement parks operator at around 3.5 billion pounds.
*Boeing seeking tax incentives and new 8- year labor contract. Washington Governor Jay Inslee, a Democrat, called the session to seek roughly $8 billion in tax breaks, a streamlined permitting process for Boeing and $10 billion in funding for transportation improvements.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- Twitter Inc's initial public offering marks something of a coming out party for San Francisco as a technology capital, giving the city a home-grown success story to rival those of Silicon Valley to the south.
The shares were trading at about 22 times forecast 2014 sales, nearly double the multiple at social media rivals Facebook Inc and LinkedIn Corp, even though Twitter is far from turning a profit and posted a loss of almost $70 million for its most recent quarter.
Nov 7- Transocean Ltd, the world's largest offshore drilling contractor, is going through a "painful" process to reduce onshore expenses and expects to see a drop in costs next year as a result, executives said. Shares of Transocean rose more than 5 percent to their highest in more than five months.
The opening price valued the shares at about 22 times forecast 2014 sales, nearly double that multiple at social media rivals Facebook Inc and LinkedIn Corp..