WASHINGTON— Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are back and now trying to rein in another technological innovation they say threatens their financial well-being.» Read More
TOPEKA, Kan.-- Kansas' former labor secretary tangled with Gov. The emails obtained by The Associated Press this week through an open records request are the first evidence to come to light afterward that Brownlee was at odds with another high-ranking administration official.
*Moody's affirms waste industries USA, inc.' s b1 ratings and revised outlook.
Oct 12- New guidelines for the treatment of restructured loans on banks' financial statements will likely drive third-quarter net chargeoffs and nonperforming assets higher.
NEW YORK, Oct 12- A measure of future U.S. economic expansion pushed higher last week, while the annualized growth rate rose to its loftiest level in more than a year, a research group said on Friday.
October 12- Following are terms and conditions. of a bond increased on Friday.
In France, workers at E.ON coal-fired plants were striking again on Friday, having started selected actions on Monday in a dispute over site closures and job losses. Monday baseload in France was up by 12.25 euros at 58.50 euros a megawatt hour.
GENEVA-- Apple Inc. has struck a deal with Switzerland's national rail company to license the use of its iconic station clocks for the iOS 6 operating system, which is used by iPhone and iPad mobile devices.
is looking for Chinese partners to build a smelter in Siberia with a design capacity of 800,000 tonnes per year.
PARIS, Oct 12- General Motors and PSA Peugeot Citroen are working on plans for a European joint venture as they flesh out the carmaking alliance they announced earlier this year, La Tribune reported on Friday. A Peugeot spokesman did not immediately return calls seeking comment.
NEW YORK, Oct 12- U.S. consumer sentiment unexpectedly rose to its highest level in five years in October as consumers became more optimistic about the overall economy in a possible boost to President Obama' s reelection hopes next month.
*Caris& co raises Viacom price target to $63 from $54. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.
*De Guindos says no political resistance to aid for Spain* Mixed reviews on IMF call for slower budget cuts* EU's top economic official shows the way for Spain By Jan Strupczewski and Koh Gui Qing.
JOHANNESBURG, Oct 12- Anglo American Platinum. has lost 67,000 ounces of production or 1.1 billion rand in revenue due to illegal strikes at its operations in South Africa, the company said on Friday.
LONDON, Oct 12- Asian spot prices of liquefied natural gas steadied this week amid early signs that potential supply disruption from Nigeria and Indonesia may offset weak Japanese demand.
Oct 12- VOXX International Corp:. *Caris& Co cuts VOXX price target to $14 from $18. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 12- Wells Fargo& Co:. *CEO john stumpf says bank's credit quality reflects improving U.S. housing. *CFO sloan says bank decided to retain $9.8 b in conforming mortgages because.
Oct 12- International Road Dynamics Inc:. *Q3 earnings per share $0.03. *Q3 revenue $11.1 million versus $10.1 million.
LONDON-- Upbeat earnings from JP Morgan Chase& Co. and a strong U.S. consumer confidence survey helped shore up markets Friday, though investors remained cautious after buying up stocks aggressively the previous day.
Oct 12- Linn Co LLC:.