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  • FTC sues Amazon over kids' app charges Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— The Federal Trade Commission is suing Amazon over charges that the company has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases, according to a complaint filed Thursday in federal court. When it introduced in-app charges in 2011, a password was not required to make any purchase, from 99 cents to $99.

  • July 10- Bank of America Corp has asked regulators to approve a higher quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share after it withdrew a previously planned increase in April, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • July 10- Bank of America Corp has asked regulators to approve a higher quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share after it withdrew a previously planned increase in April, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • MEXICO CITY, July 9- Carlos Slim's telecommunications company, America Movil, will shed assets to avoid tough new telephone and TV regulations imposed by Mexico's Congress on Wednesday.

  • MEXICO CITY, July 9- Mexican telecoms company America Movil plans to divest assets as quickly as possible to escape tougher regulation, and it hopes to sell to a single buyer, spokesman Arturo Elias said on Wednesday.

  • Farmers lost $9.7 million in failed grain elevator Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    PIERCE, Neb.— The failure of a northeast Nebraska grain elevator earlier this year is expected to cost area farmers more than $4 million. Officials with the state Public Service Commission said this week they expect to raise $4.7 million from selling the grain Pierce Elevator Inc. held when it closed.

  • Mike Mayo: Citi still a buy     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 12:30 PM ET

    Citigroup nears a potential $7 billion deal to settle a mortgage probe. Mike Mayo, CLSA bank analyst, thinks the company can handle the cost.

  • *France's Servier, Israel's Teva among those fined. BRUSSELS, July 9- European Union antitrust regulators fined French drugmaker Servier, Israel's Teva and four others a total of 428 million euros on Wednesday, as they crack down on deals which block cheaper generic medicine.

  • Mexican Congress approves landmark bill     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 9:23 AM ET

    The Mexican Congress has approved a landmark telecom reform bill. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the details.

  • *France's Servier, Israel's Teva among those fined. BRUSSELS, July 9- European Union antitrust regulators fined French drugmaker Servier, Israel's Teva and four others a total of 428 million euros on Wednesday for blocking cheaper generic medicine.

  • NEW YORK, July 8- Wall Street's self-regulator said on Tuesday it is conducting examinations of 10 firms to ensure they are in compliance with regulations requiring that investors receive the best execution for their stock orders.

  • July 8- A U.S. judge threw out a lawsuit against the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority by a former broker who alleged that disclosures on the regulator's public database violated his privacy rights.

  • July 8- California regulators violated the law by approving expanded use of pesticides that have been shown to hurt honeybees needed for pollinating key American crops, according to a lawsuit filed against the state by environmental groups on Tuesday.

  • NEW YORK, July 8- Wall Street's self-regulator said on Tuesday it has conducted examinations of 10 firms to ensure they are in compliance with regulations requiring that investors receive the best execution for their stock orders.

  • American Apparel confirms default notice Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 11:54 AM ET

    NEW YORK— American Apparel Inc. has received a notice from investment firm Lion Capital demanding payment of a $9.9 million loan, according to a regulatory filing Tuesday. American Apparel said in the documents that it's disputing the claim, contesting the validity of the payment acceleration and has advised Lion that a default can't occur before July 19.

  • July 8- Anacor Pharmaceutical Inc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its treatment for a fungal infection of the toenail. The topical solution, Kerydin, is expected to be launched as early as the end of the quarter in the United States, the company said on Tuesday.

  • The series of examinations, which will likely begin this summer or fall, will also gauge funds' compliance with securities industry laws and regulations, said Norm Champ, director of the SEC's Division of Investment Management, in prepared remarks published by the agency late on Monday.

  • FDA approves first drug from Anacor Pharma Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 9:28 AM ET

    PALO ALTO, Calif.— Shares of Anacor Pharmaceuticals Inc. climbed Tuesday morning after federal regulators approved its first drug, the toenail fungus treatment Kerydin, a few weeks ahead of schedule.

  • DETROIT, July 8- Subaru of America is recalling 8,557 older model cars in the United States equipped with potentially defective air bag inflators made by Japan's Takata Corp, the automaker and U.S. safety regulators said on Tuesday.

  • Montana regulators hold hearing on $900M dam deal Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    HELENA, Mont.— Montana regulators are beginning a public hearing Tuesday to help determine whether NorthWestern Energy's $900 million plan to purchase 11 hydroelectric dams from PPL Montana is in the public interest.