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  • HOUSTON, Jan 13- A DuPont and Co pesticide plant where four people died in a gas leak in November had been cited for emissions violations by a state agency on several occasions before the accident, the Houston Chronicle reported on Tuesday. The newspaper said that despite reports made to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality in 2009 and 2010 regarding...

  • IHS posts better-than-expected profit on low costs Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 1:08 PM ET

    IHS, the publisher of Jane's Defence Weekly, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by lower operating expenses.

  • Court OKs Condé Nast $5.85M intern pay settlement Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 7:53 AM ET
    A man checks in with the Conde Nast front desk at One World Trade Center in New York, Nov. 3, 2014.

    Condé Nast won preliminary approval to pay $5.85 million to settle a lawsuit by thousands of former interns who claimed the publisher underpaid them.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 29- Condé Nast on Monday won a federal judge's preliminary approval to pay $5.85 million to settle a class-action lawsuit by thousands of former interns who claimed the magazine publisher underpaid them. Former interns who worked at Condé Nast from June 2007 to the present are expected to receive payments from $700 to $1,900.

  • STOCKHOLM, Dec 27- Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven will later on Saturday call off a planned snap election, Swedish daily Expressen reported on its website citing sources. Lofven's Social Democrats, junior coalition partner the Greens, and centre-right opposition parties the Moderates, the Liberals, the Christian Democrats and the Centre Party called a...

  • The White House praised Sony's about-face, which the studio said would result in "a limited theatrical release" of the film, which stars Seth Rogen and James Franco and is about a fictional plot to assassinate North Korea leader Kim Jong Un. "The decision made by Sony and participating theaters allows people to make their own choices about the film, and we welcome...

  • Sony may sell unit that owns Beatles songs: DJ Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 6:36 PM ET

    Sony Corp is considering a sale of its Sony/ATV Music Publishing unit, which owns the rights to most of the Beatles' songs, WSJ reports.

  • Dec 23- Sony Corp is considering a sale of its Sony/ATV Music Publishing unit, which owns the rights to most of the Beatles' songs, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing the company's leaked internal emails. The unit, which Sony owns jointly with deceased pop star Michael Jackson's estate, is estimated to be worth $1.5 billion- $2 billion, the Journal said.

  • Dec 23- Sony Corp is considering a sale of its Sony/ATV Music Publishing unit, which owns the rights to most of the Beatles' songs, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing the company's leaked internal emails. The unit, which Sony owns jointly with deceased pop star Michael Jackson's estate, is estimated to be worth $1.5 billion- $2 billion, the Journal said.

  • BRUSSELS, Dec 20- The European Central Bank should start buying government bonds to tackle poor investor confidence and low inflation in the euro zone, governing council member Luc Coene said in an interview published on Saturday. The Belgian central bank chief said the bank had already waited too long, and that this could be one tool to spur economic activity in...

  • MOSCOW, Dec 18- Western sanctions over Russia's role in the Ukraine crisis are likely to last "for a very long time," possibly decades, Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev told Vedomosti newspaper. Russia's economy is heading for recession, dragged lower by sanctions imposed by the West over Ukraine and weak oil prices, a cornerstone of state revenues.

  • ZURICH, Dec 15- Outraged reporters at Switzerland's oldest newspaper appeared on Monday to have foiled an attempt to install an editor with links to a leading right-wing party in a tussle that reflects a wider battle over the direction of Swiss politics. Reporters learned at the weekend that Markus Somm, editor at the rival Basler Zeitung and author of a...

  • BAGHDAD, Dec 6- A senior Iranian official has confirmed his country carried out air strikes in neighbouring Iraq against Islamic State fighters at the request of Iraqi authorities, Britain's Guardian newspaper reported. It quoted Deputy Foreign Minister Ebrahim Rahimpour as saying the strikes were not coordinated with the United States, which is also...

  • Authors to court: Google should pay for scans Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 9:04 AM ET

    Google's effort to scan millions of books for a digital library violates copyright law, a group of authors told a U.S. appeals court.

  • Promote thyself the new social way   Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 8:15 AM ET
    Promote thyself the new social way

    Discussing the art of self-promotion in a high tech world, with Guy Kawasaki, "The Art of Social Media" author.

  • Kirk Douglas' obit published by mistake Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 7:57 AM ET
    Actor Kirk Douglas.

    Veteran actor Kirk Douglas is not dead, contrary to what an obituary that appeared on People magazine's website might have you believe.

  • Children's books 'good for the soul': CEO   Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 6:41 AM ET
    Children's books 'good for the soul': CEO

    Richard Johnson, Bonnier Publishing CEO, discusses the future of the children's book industry.

  • MOSCOW, Nov 24- Russia may suggest cutting its oil production by around 15 million tonnes a year and expects OPEC to limit its output as well, Kommersant daily newspaper said, citing sources. Before OPEC meets later this week in Vienna, Russia has spoken to members Venezuela and Saudi Arabia about the need to support the oil market and hopes to press its message on...

  • BRASILIA, Nov 21- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will name banker Joaquim Levy as her new finance minister, three leading newspapers reported on Friday, signaling a shift toward more market-friendly policies that could breathe life into a stagnant economy. Levy, head of the asset management arm of Brazil's second largest private bank Bradesco SA and a...

  • Amazon, Hachette finally reach deal   Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 6:26 AM ET
    Amazon, Hachette finally reach deal

    Andrew Albanese, Publisher's Weekly, discusses the pact signed between Amazon and Hachette for print and digital book.