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  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume increases Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. BancorpSouth Inc.: Approximately 3,262,000 shares changed hands, a 600.1 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell $1.90 or 8.1 percent to $21.51.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 1:57 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at 1 p.m.:. Pretium Resources Inc. fell 7.6 percent to $7.29. BancorpSouth Inc. fell 7.0 percent to $21.77.

  • ND saltwater spill cleanup could take years Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 9:50 AM ET

    WILLISTON, N.D.— The site where an underground pipeline leaked 1 million gallons of saltwater into the North Dakota badlands earlier this month could take years to clean up, an official of Native American tribes involved in the cleanup said Monday.

  • US-EU trade talks sour amid chlorine chicken fears Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 7:25 AM ET

    BRUSSELS— Visions of chlorine-drenched chickens and the prospect of genetically modified "Frankenfood" invading dinner tables across the European Union are proving serious impediments to the signing of a sweeping free trade agreement between the United States and the 28- country bloc.

  • GE targets late July for credit card IPO Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 7:14 AM ET

    NEW YORK— General Electric is targeting late July for the initial public offering of its credit card business, named Synchrony Financial. General Electric Co. is trying to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding other divisions such as NBC Universal, real estate and some banking operations.

  • GE 2Q profit jumps 13 pct on aviation, oil and gas Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 7:08 AM ET

    NEW YORK— General Electric's net income rose 13 percent in the second quarter on strong performance from its aviation and oil and gas divisions. GE said it plans to sell 15 percent of the company, to be called Synchrony Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process.

  • Apple appoints BlackRock founding partner to board Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 5:04 PM ET

    July 17- Apple Inc said Susan Wagner, founding partner of BlackRock Inc, had been appointed to its board. Campbell is chairman of Intuit Inc, the developer of tax-preparation software TurboTax. Besides BlackRock, Wagner also serves on the boards of DSP BlackRock, as well as Swiss Re, Wellesley College and Hackley School.

  • *IPO process kicked off with initial Tokyo application. TOKYO/ SEOUL, July 16- Tokyo may struggle to get a piece of a listing that could value Japan's social messaging service Line Corp at up to $20 billion, with bankers saying New York is a more likely venue as a base for global expansion to build on explosive growth at home.

  • Citigroup to pay $7B in subprime mortgages probe Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Citigroup has agreed to pay $7 billion to settle a federal investigation into its handling of risky subprime mortgages, admitting to a pattern of deception that Attorney General Eric Holder said "shattered lives" and contributed to the worst financial crisis in decades, the Justice Department said Monday.

  • *Could push aluminium price to $2,500 per T- Japan industry body. TOKYO, July 11- Prices for aluminium could climb around a third to as high as $2,500 per tonne if more U.S. automakers start producing vehicles made from the metal, said the new head of Japan's aluminium industry body.

  • TOKYO, July 14- Japan's Nikkei average rose modestly on Monday, ending its longest losing streak since the current "Abenomics" rally started in November 2012, as retail investors picked up shares of small- and medium-sized companies.

  • HOBART, Tasmania, July 14- Young Australian vintner Nick Glaetzer's winemaking-steeped family thought he was crazy when he abandoned the Barossa Valley- the hot, dry region that is home to the country's world-famous big, brassy shiraz.

  • Near spill, reservation wrestles with oil's impact Saturday, 12 Jul 2014 | 4:09 PM ET

    MANDAREE, N.D.— Growing up, Ruth Anna Buffalo would follow the dirt track behind her house into the rugged North Dakota badlands, swimming in creeks picketed with beaver dams, finding artifacts and climbing bluffs overlooking Lake Sakakawea.

  • Halliburton forms energy joint venture in China Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Halliburton said Friday it is entering its first joint venture in China that will use hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, to unleash energy. Halliburton said the companies have worked together for seven years. Halliburton Co. shares lost 59 cents to $68.76 in midday trading.

  • *Could push aluminum price to $2,500 per T- Japan industry body. TOKYO, July 11- Prices for aluminum could climb around a third to as high as $2,500 per tonne if more U.S. automakers start producing vehicles made from the metal, said the new head of Japan's aluminum industry body.

  • Pipeline breach renews call for more monitoring Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:25 AM ET

    MANDAREE, N.D.— The snaking, nearly 2- mile trail of saltwater that an underground pipeline spewed in the rugged hills of western North Dakota's badlands left a 200- yard-long stretch of dead vegetation, a company official said, though she added there is no evidence yet that the spill has contaminated a nearby bay.

  • TOKYO, July 3- Seven and I Holdings, operator of the 7- Eleven chain, posted a 5 percent rise in quarterly profit, in line with estimates, and kept its forecast for a record full-year profit unchanged as its own-brand merchandise helped drive growth.

  • Reinsurance prices under pressure mid-year -brokers Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 11:51 AM ET

    Reinsurers have been negotiating with insurance company clients in the United States, Australia and Latin America to set the terms and prices for shouldering big risks like hurricane and earthquake damage in contracts that take effect from July 1.

  • What's the prognosis for health-care stocks? Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 12:54 PM ET

    It's hard to find investors and analysts who aren't bullish on health care. But how does the prognosis look for the rest of the year?

  • HARARE, June 25- A series of Zimbabwean-owned banks are struggling to stay above water as loan defaults grow, forcing lenders to turn to foreign investors if they can and undermining President Robert Mugabe's black economic empowerment drive.