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  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- A New York federal judge on Thursday barred embattled video streaming company Aereo from transmitting the programs of television broadcasters as they are being shown, blocking its bid to operate like a traditional cable system. The ruling was another win for major broadcasters, whose copyrights the U. S Supreme Court in June said Aereo violated...

  • MEXICO CITY, Oct 23- Mexico's Grupo Bimbo, the world's largest breadmaker by volume and sales, on Thursday said its net profit jumped 20 percent in the third-quarter from a year ago on better operative performance and a lower effective tax rate. The company, which manufacturers Thomas' English Muffins and Orowheat bread among other products, reported a profit of...

  • *Industrial shares rally on 3 M, Caterpillar results. *Stocks pare gains; New York tests patient for Ebola. NEW YORK, Oct 23- Earnings from Caterpillar and 3 M drove Wall Street higher on Thursday but stocks pared gains in late trading after reports that a New York hospital was running Ebola tests on a healthcare worker.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 23- Amazon.com Inc's sales projections for the crucial holiday quarter disappointed Wall Street and third-quarter results missed forecasts, sending the online retailer's shares 9 percent lower on Thursday. But not only did it post a much larger loss than expected, Amazon also projected 7 to 18 percent revenue growth over the busiest...

  • JAKARTA/ SINGAPORE, Oct 24- Honda Motor's Mobilio, a spacious yet affordable multi-purpose vehicle, has nearly doubled its market share this year, triggering a price war with Toyota Motor in Indonesia, the latest battleground for global carmakers. Toyota and its Daihatsu Motor affiliate have long enjoyed a more than 50 percent market share in Indonesia- where...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- GM Financial, the in-house financing arm of General Motors Co, said on Thursday it received subpoenas in September from state attorneys general and other authorities over its subprime auto lending and securitization practices. In July, the auto lender received a subpoena from the U.S. Department of Justice over similar issues.

  • Oct 23- Property and casualty insurer Chubb Corp raised its full-year profit forecast on Thursday after a drop in catastrophe losses and higher premium income helped the company report stronger-than-expected third-quarter earnings. Chubb's shares rose about 4 percent in extended trading after closing at $94.26 on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • FOREX-Dollar rises on return to riskier assets Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 4:48 PM ET

    *Dollar's gains cut on reports of Ebola-like symptoms in New York doctor. NEW YORK, Oct 23- The dollar rallied on Thursday as investors plowed cash back into riskier asset classes, underpinned by promising U.S. data and stronger-than-expected manufacturing reports in Europe and China. However, the dollar trimmed gains in late trading as the U.S. stock rally...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- Rengan Rajaratnam, who was cleared of criminal insider trading charges following the conviction of his older brother, Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam, has agreed to pay more than $841,000 to resolve civil claims by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The settlement was filed on Thursday by the SEC in New York federal court, three...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- New York City's program to create a nearly uniform taxi fleet with cabs from Nissan Motor Co will face a renewed challenge, after fleet operators opposing the "Taxi of Tomorrow" plan won permission to take their case to the state's highest court. In a brief order on Thursday, the state appeals court in Manhattan that had in June authorized the plan...

  • Fewer-than-expected people tune in to Pandora in Q3 Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 4:45 PM ET

    Oct 23- Pandora Media Inc reported a lower-than-expected increase in the number of people tuning in to its Internet radio in the third quarter, sending its shares down 4 percent in extended trading. The company posted an adjusted profit of 9 cents per share, on revenue of $239.6 million. Analysts on average were expecting a profit of 8 cents per share on revenue of...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- Johnson& Johnson was found not liable by a Texas jury on Thursday in the first case to go to trial over whether Pinnacle hip implants made by the company's DePuy Orthopaedics unit were defective. The Dallas federal jury ruled unanimously against the plaintiff Kathleen Herlihy-Paoli, who said the two metal-on-metal Pinnacle hips she received...

  • Oct 23- Touchscreen chip maker Synaptics Inc reported lower-than-expected first-quarter revenue and adjusted profit, hurt by weak demand from smartphone makers, sending its shares down 8.5 percent in extended trading. The company, which makes fingerprint ID and touchscreen chips for Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's smartphones, reported an adjusted profit...

  • UPDATE 1-Microsoft sales beat Street hopes, shares rise Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 4:37 PM ET

    SEATTLE, Oct 23- Microsoft Corp reported higher-than-expected revenue for its fiscal first quarter on Thursday, helped by stronger sales of its phones, Surface tablets and cloud-computing products for companies, while keeping its profit margins intact. "In light of recent negative earnings results from tech bellwethers Oracle, IBM, SAP, VMware, and EMC,...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 23- Amazon.com Inc's sales projections for the crucial holiday quarter disappointed, and third-quarter results missed Wall Street's targets, sending the online retailer's shares 9 percent lower. The company projected on Thursday net sales of between $27.3 billion and $30.3 billion for the holiday quarter, lagging the $30.89 billion...

  • Oct 23- Network gear maker Juniper Networks Inc reported a 5 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt by weak demand from customers such as AT&T Inc and Sprint Corp.. The company's revenue fell to $1.13 billion in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, from $1.19 billion a year earlier. Net income rose to $103.6 million, or 23 cents per share, from $99.1 million, or 19 cents per...

  • Oct 23- Qlik Technologies Inc reported a 26 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by demand for its business analytics software and an increase in license and maintenance deals. The company reported a net loss of $14.4 million, or 16 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30 from a profit of $3 million, or 3 cents per share, a year earlier as expenses rose...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 23- Amazon.com Inc's sales projections for the crucial holiday quarter disappointed and third-quarter results missed Wall Street's targets, sending the online retailer's shares 7 percent lower.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- Corporate earnings including Caterpillar's drove Wall Street higher on Thursday but stocks pared gains late in the session after reports that a New York City hospital is running Ebola tests on a healthcare worker who treated infected patients in West Africa.

  • Broadcasters win preliminary injunction against Aereo Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 4:06 PM ET

    Oct 23- A New York federal judge on Thursday officially barred embattled video streaming company Aereo, Inc from transmitting the programs of television broadcasters as they are being shown. The Supreme Court ruled on June 25 that the company had infringed broadcasters' copyrights by capturing live and recorded programs through antennas and transmitting...