WASHINGTON, Dec 22- The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Monday ordered a unit of Deutsche Bank to pay a $3 million fine over charges that it had failed to properly invest customer funds and had made other mistakes in the process. "DBSI failed to accurately compute the amount of customer funds on deposit," over the period of June 18, 2012 to August 15, 2012,...» Read More
WASHINGTON, Aug 8- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Friday restricted U.S. airlines and commercial operators from flying over Iraq while armed conflict raged and the United States launched air strikes. The FAA had previously, on Aug. 1, restricted U.S. airlines from flying at or below 30,000 feet over Iraq.
FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION ISSUES NEW ALERT ON POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS OVER IRAQ AIRSPACE.
Aug 8- Shares of Canada's Tekmira Pharmaceutical Corp jumped as much as 25 percent in early trading on Friday, after a regulator cleared its experimental Ebola drug for potential use in humans infected with the virus.
*Second-quarter productivity rises at 2.5 percent pace. WASHINGTON, Aug 8- U.S. nonfarm productivity rebounded more strongly than expected in the second quarter, but a sharp slowdown in unit labor costs pointed to still-tame wage pressures that could give the Federal Reserve room to keep interest rates low for a while.
WASHINGTON, Aug 8- U.S. nonfarm productivity rebounded more strongly than expected in the second quarter, but a sharp slowdown in unit labor costs pointed to still-tame wage pressures that could give the Federal Reserve room to keep interest rates low for a while.
NEW YORK,- A Manhattan federal judge on Thursday said the U.S. Department of Justice may pursue most of its lawsuit accusing Novartis AG of civil fraud for allegedly using kickbacks to boost sales of drugs covered by Medicare and Medicaid.
NEW YORK, Aug 7- A Manhattan federal judge on Thursday said the U.S. Department of Justice may pursue most of its lawsuit accusing Novartis AG of civil fraud for allegedly using kickbacks to boost sales of drugs covered by Medicare and Medicaid.
25 percent of U.S. families feel they are under economic stress and most do not expect wages to rise in the next year, according to a new Fed study.
WASHINGTON, Aug 7- An influential U.S. senator is encouraging the Internal Revenue Service to stamp out deals that allow companies to relocate their headquarters overseas in search of lower tax rates.
WASHINGTON, Aug 7- John Norris, a commissioner with the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, said on Thursday he will resign almost three years before his term expires to take up a post with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
WASHINGTON, Aug 7- A quarter of U.S. families feel they are under economic stress due to the aftershock of the Great Recession and most do not expect their wages to increase in the next year, according to a new Federal Reserve study released on Thursday.
WASHINGTON, Aug 7- The fifth of six U.S. test sites chosen to perform research on unmanned aircraft systems, or drones, has started operations in Rome, New York, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday.
DRONE RESEARCH CENTER HAS STARTED TEST FLIGHTS IN NEW YORK STATE- FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION.
WASHINGTON, Aug 7- A quarter of U.S. families feel they are under economic stress as the aftershock of the Great Recession continues to drag down living standards and prompt consumers to hold off on major purchases and life decisions, according to a new Federal Reserve report released on Thursday.
*Cuts top end of FY earnings forecast to $3.45/ shr from $3.60/ shr. Aug 7- Mylan Inc shaved the top end of its full-year revenue and earnings forecasts, citing delays in approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for key generic drugs that it plans to launch this year.
WASHINGTON, Aug 6- Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Dennis Lockhart said on Wednesday that despite recent strong U.S. economic growth he still feels the Fed should not raise interest rates until likely the second half of next year.
Aug 6- U.S. regulators on Tuesday said they are leaning toward approval of a new line of herbicide-tolerant crops developed by Monsanto Co even though they could increase problematic weed resistance for farmers. St. Louis- based Monsanto, said the APHIS move was "a noteworthy sign of progress."
WASHINGTON, Aug 6- U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler on Wednesday said maintaining four large U.S. wireless carriers was "good for American consumers" after news that two of them, Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US, were abandoning plans for a merger.
"This particular project was focused on identifying vulnerabilities in Tor, not to collect data that would reveal personal identities of users," said Defense Department spokeswoman Lieutenant Colonel Valerie Henderson, adding that the National Security Agency also did not receive data.
A U.S. judge on Tuesday reluctantly approved a $285 fraud settlement between Citigroup and the Securities and Exchange Commission.