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  • WASHINGTON, Jan 12- The Senate will start debate on Monday on a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline as Republicans, who have made the project their first priority of the year, try to line up enough votes to overcome a potential veto by President Barack Obama. Senator John Hoeven of North Dakota, a co-sponsor of the bill to approve TransCanada Corp's pipeline,...

  • The No. 2 U.S. stock market operator said the SEC had also concluded a separate investigation into the development of order types on the legacy BATS exchanges without taking any action. Exchanges are required under federal securities laws to obtain SEC approval for rules governing how buy and sell orders are matched and to comply with those rules.

  • US CENTCOM TWITTER FEED HACKERS PUBLISH APPARENT INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE AND RECONNAISSANCE OF CHINA MILITARY POSITIONS.

  • US CENTCOM TWITTER HACKERS PUBLISH INFORMATION ON NORTH KOREA, CHINA MILITARY PLANS.

  • CENTCOM TWITTER FEED HACKERS POST NAMES OF US GENERALS AND ADDRESSES ASSOCIATED WITH THEM.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 12- The U.S. The Twitter account published a list of generals and addresses associated with them, titled " Army General Officer Public Roster 2 January 2014.". The apparent infiltration came as President Barack Obama prepared to outline new proposals to protect the country's Internet systems from cybersecurity threats.

  • CORRECTED-Prestige Cruises withdraws IPO plan Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 12:55 PM ET

    Jan 12- Prestige Cruises International Inc filed with U.S. regulators to withdraw its plan for an initial public offering.

  • LONDON, Jan 12- European shares ended higher in volatile trade on Monday as slumping oil prices lifted shares of companies that benefit from lower fuel prices, such as airline Lufthansa, helping to offset a fall in energy companies' shares. Traders blamed a report by analysts at bank Goldman Sachs, who cut their three-month forecasts for Brent to $42 a barrel from...

  • The Sentencing Commission has scheduled a March 12 hearing on the proposals. The panel has until May 1 to submit any amendments to Congress. If Congress does not act by Nov. 1, the changes become law.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 12- The U.S. Central Command Twitter feed appeared to have been hacked on Monday by people claiming to be Islamic State sympathizers. "In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful, the CyberCaliphate continues its CyberJihad," the Centcom Twitter feed said.

  • SAO PAULO, Jan 12- Thousands of Brazilian metalworkers marched on a highway outside of Sao Paulo on Monday to protest layoffs by carmakers, adding to a mounting crisis in a politically sensitive industry. State police said about 7,000 workers from Volkswagen AG, Ford Motor Co and the Mercedes-Benz truck unit of Germany's Daimler AG occupied a lane of the highway...

  • US CENTRAL COMMAND TWITTER FEED APPEARS COMPROMISED BY GROUP CLAIMING TO BE ISLAMIC STATE SYMPATHIZERS.

  • Falling oil prices to hit Texas budget - comptroller Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 12:43 PM ET

    AUSTIN, Texas, Jan 12- Texas is expected to see a 14.3 percent drop in the revenue it derives from oil production and taxes due in its upcoming budget cycle because of falling oil prices, the state's comptroller said on Monday. Oil production and regulation taxes are expected to generate $5.7 billion in revenue in the upcoming two-year budget cycle, while revenue...

  • France, which is struggling to get economic growth going, is the most visited country in the world. In Ile-de- France, a region which includes Paris, 550,000 jobs depend on tourism, making it the biggest industry there. "We're going to the UK at the end of February, to Los Angeles in March, Italy, Spain and Germany in April, Hong Kong in May and Tokyo in June," said Francois...

  • Jan 12- A group of hedge fund creditors of Caesars Entertainment Corp sought on Monday to force its main operating unit into bankruptcy and to appoint an independent examiner to investigate what they allege was the plundering of the company. The involuntary bankruptcy petition was filed by affiliates of Appaloosa Management, Oaktree Capital Management and...

  • Apollo-backed Prestige Cruises withdraws IPO plan Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 12:34 PM ET

    Jan 12- Prestige Cruises International Inc, backed by private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC, filed with U.S. regulators to withdraw its plan for an initial public offering.

  • ATLANTA, Jan 12- The U.S. economy is motoring ahead in its recovery, likely putting the Federal Reserve in position to raise interest rates by the middle of the year, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said on Monday. In some of his strongest comments to date about the direction of the economy, Lockhart said the U.S. economy "is hitting on all cylinders.

  • Jan 12- Canadian Natural Resources Ltd, the country's largest independent oil producer, said on Monday it would defer the first phase of its 40,000- barrel-per-day Kirby North thermal project in northern Alberta until crude prices stabilize. CNRL, which has operations in Western Canada, Britain's North Sea and offshore West Africa, now plans to spend C $6.2...

  • Jan 12- BATS Global Markets said on Monday it agreed to pay a record $14 million penalty to settle charges that two exchanges formerly owned by Direct Edge Holdings gave advantages to certain high-frequency trading firms. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Direct Edge, prior to its merger with BATS a year ago, had selectively disclosed...

  • MADRID, Jan 12- George Soros bought into a fundraising by Santander last week, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday, in the latest bet by the U.S. billionaire on Spanish banks and companies trying to ride an economic recovery. Soros Fund Management took part in Santander's 7.5- billion-euro share sale, completed over several hours last Thursday, with a...