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  • Pedestrians holding umbrellas while walking past the Bank of Japan (BOJ) headquarters are reflected in a puddle in Tokyo, Japan, on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016.

    European stocks finished in the red on Thursday as investors waded through another raft of earnings and prepared for the latest BOJ decision.

  • BERLIN— Volkswagen says second-quarter profits fell by more than half compared with the same period last year, before the company was hit by the emissions cheating scandal. The German automaker says it earned 1.2 billion euros after tax in the April-June period, compared with 2.7 billion euros in the second quarter of 2015.. The company, whose brands also...

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  • A federal judge in San Francisco has granted preliminary approval to a $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal. The terms call for the German carmaker to spend up to $10 billion buying back or repairing about 475,000 Volkswagens and Audi vehicles with 2- liter diesel engines and paying their owners an additional $5,100 to...

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  • —$12,500 to $44, 000: Range of values for the affected Volkswagen diesels before the scandal became public on Sept. 18, 2015. Owners who sell their cars back to VW would get the clean trade-in value as determined by the National Automobile Dealers Association depending on the model, age, mileage and options on their car. —$5,100 to $10, 000: Amount of additional...

  • SAN FRANCISCO— A nearly $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal cleared a key hurdle Tuesday, with a federal judge giving preliminary approval to the deal that includes an option for owners to have the carmaker buy back their vehicles. The German carmaker has agreed to spend up to $10 billion buying back or repairing about 475,000...

  • BERLIN— Germany's Ifo institute releases its monthly business confidence index, a key indicator for Europe's biggest economy. WASHINGTON— Standard& Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for May, 9 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for July, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for June, 10 a.m.;...

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    European equities posted strong gains by Wednesday's close, as a rally in technology stocks and a slew of positive earnings helped boost sentiment.

  • The first-half figure excludes 2.2 billion euros in new provisions related to legal costs in North America, which takes the operating result down to 5.3 billion euros. Though Volkswagen didn't directly refer to what market expectations it was referring to, investors appeared encouraged by the news and Volkswagen shares in Frankfurt spiked 5.2 percent to...

  • Maryland is joining New York and Massachusetts in a legal action against Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche over diesel emissions cheating. The attorneys general of New York and Massachusetts say that did not resolve claims regarding state environmental laws. New York state and Massachusetts announced lawsuits Tuesday.

  • ALBANY, N.Y.— New York, Massachusetts and Maryland are suing Volkswagen and its affiliates Audi and Porsche over diesel emissions cheating, accusing the German automakers of defrauding customers, misleading regulators and then seeking to cover up the deception. "The allegations against Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche reveal a culture of deeply-rooted...

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  • Hoses connect laboratory emission testing equipment to a red 2016 Volkswagen AG Golf TDI inside the California Air Resources Board Haagen-Smit Laboratory in El Monte, California.

    Volkswagen's stocks popped nearly 3 percent after a proposed recall plan was rejected by California regulators.

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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

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  • A vehicle being produced at Nissan's factory in Sunderland in the U.K.

    The U.K.’s decision to leave the EU could create problems for the autos industry, but also opportunities, according to market watchers.

  • Traders look at their screens at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, June 24, 2016, after Britain voted to leave the European Union in the EU BREXIT referendum.

    European markets ended lower on Monday, as concerns about the U.K.'s Brexit vote returned to weigh on investor sentiment.

  • It's unfortunate what has happened to Volkswagen: Valeo CEO

    Jacques Aschenbroich, CEO of Valeo, comments on the problems facing Volkswagen in light of the emissions scandal.