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  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:37 a.m. EDT Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:37 AM ET

    Applications for unemployment benefits likely rose last week, but remain at low levels US trade gap likely rose in July, economists forecast US productivity likely showed even better rebound in second quarter than first estimate Global stocks lackluster ahead of central bank meeting in Europe, US data; Samsung rises Investors look for more news on stimulus from European Central Bank meeting Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months After French antitrust probe, Nespresso cracks open its coffee machines to knockoff pods Despite higher joblessness, Europe surpasses US in keeping prime-age adults in the workforce Microsoft unveils 2 mid-range phones, 1 designed with selfies in mind Behind Big Macs, a hidden drama over corporate control and franchising

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:31 a.m. EDT Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:31 AM ET

    Applications for unemployment benefits likely rose last week, but remain at low levels US productivity likely showed even better rebound in second quarter than first estimate Global stocks lackluster ahead of central bank meeting in Europe, US data; Samsung rises Investors look for more news on stimulus from European Central Bank meeting Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months After French antitrust probe, Nespresso cracks open its coffee machines to knockoff pods Despite higher joblessness, Europe surpasses US in keeping prime-age adults in the workforce Microsoft unveils 2 mid-range phones, 1 designed with selfies in mind Behind Big Macs, a hidden drama over corporate control and franchising German factory orders rebound after 2 declines, indicate economy not taking major Ukraine hit

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:20 a.m. EDT Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:20 AM ET

    Applications for unemployment benefits likely rose last week, but remain at low levels Global stocks lackluster ahead of central bank meeting in Europe, US data; Samsung rises Investors look for more news on stimulus from European Central Bank meeting Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months After French antitrust probe, Nespresso cracks open its coffee machines to knockoff pods Despite higher joblessness, Europe surpasses US in keeping prime-age adults in the workforce Microsoft unveils 2 mid-range phones, 1 designed with selfies in mind Behind Big Macs, a hidden drama over corporate control and franchising German factory orders rebound after 2 declines, indicate economy not taking major Ukraine hit World's largest corn waste-to-ethanol facility launches in Iowa; Netherlands king attends

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:18 a.m. EDT Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:18 AM ET

    Global stocks lackluster ahead of central bank meeting in Europe, US data; Samsung rises Investors look for more news on stimulus from European Central Bank meeting Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months After French antitrust probe, Nespresso cracks open its coffee machines to knockoff pods Despite higher joblessness, Europe surpasses US in keeping prime-age adults in the workforce Microsoft unveils 2 mid-range phones, 1 designed with selfies in mind Behind Big Macs, a hidden drama over corporate control and franchising German factory orders rebound after 2 declines, indicate economy not taking major Ukraine hit World's largest corn waste-to-ethanol facility launches in Iowa; Netherlands king attends Fiat-Chrysler merger goes ahead after deadline passes for opposed cash-out threshold

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:17 a.m. EDT Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:17 AM ET

    Global stocks lackluster ahead of central bank meeting in Europe, US data; Samsung rises Investors look for more news on stimulus from European Central Bank meeting Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months After French antitrust probe, Nespresso cracks open its coffee machines to knockoff pods Despite higher joblessness, Europe surpasses US in keeping prime-age adults in the workforce Microsoft unveils 2 mid-range phones, 1 designed with selfies in mind Behind Big Macs, a hidden drama over corporate control and franchising World's largest corn waste-to-ethanol facility launches in Iowa; Netherlands king attends Fiat-Chrysler merger goes ahead after deadline passes for opposed cash-out threshold Danish toymaker's first-half sales, profits soar: It's all about the Lego Movie

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:07 a.m. EDT Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:07 AM ET

    Global stocks lackluster ahead of central bank meeting in Europe, US data; Samsung rises Investors look for more news on stimulus from European Central Bank meeting Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months After French antitrust probe, Nespresso cracks open its coffee machines to knockoff pods Despite higher joblessness, Europe surpasses US in keeping prime-age adults in the workforce Microsoft unveils 2 mid-range phones, 1 designed with selfies in mind Behind Big Macs, a hidden drama over corporate control and franchising World's largest corn waste-to-ethanol facility launches in Iowa; Netherlands king attends Fiat-Chrysler merger goes ahead after deadline passes for opposed cash-out threshold Danish toymaker's first-half sales, profits soar: It's all about the Lego Movie

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 5:50 a.m. EDT Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Investors look for more news on stimulus from European Central Bank meeting Global stocks lackluster ahead of central bank meeting in Europe, US data; Samsung rises Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months After French antitrust probe, Nespresso cracks open its coffee machines to knockoff pods Despite higher joblessness, Europe surpasses US in keeping prime-age adults in the workforce Microsoft unveils 2 mid-range phones, 1 designed with selfies in mind Behind Big Macs, a hidden drama over corporate control and franchising World's largest corn waste-to-ethanol facility launches in Iowa; Netherlands king attends Fiat-Chrysler merger goes ahead after deadline passes for opposed cash-out threshold Danish toymaker's first-half sales, profits soar: It's all about the Lego Movie

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 5:37 a.m. EDT Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 5:37 AM ET

    Investors look for more news on stimulus from European Central Bank meeting Global stocks lackluster ahead of central bank meeting in Europe, US data; Samsung rises Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months After French antitrust probe, Nespresso cracks open its coffee machines to knockoff pods Despite higher joblessness, Europe surpasses US in keeping prime-age adults in the workforce Microsoft unveils 2 mid-range phones, 1 designed with selfies in mind Behind Big Macs, a hidden drama over corporate control and franchising World's largest corn waste-to-ethanol facility launches in Iowa; Netherlands king attends Fiat-Chrysler merger goes ahead after deadline passes for opposed cash-out threshold Booming crossover SUV, truck sales bring deals on cars as auto sales rise again in August

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 3- The top U.S. consumer protection regulator issued a stern warning to credit card companies on Wednesday, saying it believes some of them are deceiving customers about hidden fees associated with certain promotional offers.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 3- The top U.S. consumer protection regulator issued a stern warning to credit card companies on Wednesday, saying it believes some of them are deceiving customers about hidden fees associated with certain promotional offers.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 28- A U.S. regulator can proceed with lawsuits accusing HSBC Holdings Plc and Nomura Holdings Inc of misleading Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into buying mortgage-backed securities that later turned toxic, a federal judge ruled on Thursday.

  • Aug 22- Goldman Sachs Group Inc has agreed to a settlement worth $1.2 billion to resolve a U.S. regulator's claims the bank sold Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac faulty mortgage bonds, the regulator announced Friday.

  • Aug 22- Goldman Sachs Group Inc could pay about $1.1 billion to settle claims from the U.S. housing finance regulator that it sold bad mortgage-backed securities, the Financial Times reported.

  • *Letter sent to BCBS, IOSCO. HONG KONG, Aug 21- The international banking industry has asked regulators for more time to implement derivatives rules that could add $800 billion to the global financial industry's cost of doing business, people familiar with the matter said.

  • Aug 20- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. government accusations that it violated antitrust rules by failing to report a transaction that boosted its stake in building products company USG Corp..

  • Aug 20- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. government accusations that it violated antitrust rules by failing to report a transaction that boosted its stake in building products company USG Corp..

  • TOKYO, Aug 20- Citigroup Inc is preparing to sell its Japanese retail banking operations, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday, as it waves the white flag on a venture plagued by regulatory troubles and anaemic lending.

  • Citi tells court its Argentina banking license at risk Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 12:27 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Aug 19- Citigroup has told the U.S. appeals court overseeing the dispute between Argentina and hedge funds refusing to accept terms of the country's debt restructuring that its Argentine banking license may be at risk as a result of the standoff. Citi expects to receive about $5 million from Argentina ahead of its next coupon payment deadline of Sept. 30.

  • In June 2013, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi agreed to pay $250 million to New York State for deleting information from $100 billion in wire transfers that authorities could have used to police transactions with Iran and other sanctioned countries.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 15- Large global banks are facing increased pressure from U.S. regulators to clamp down on casino money-laundering as the government pushes the industry to police not only its own transactions but customers' as well.