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  • *Steinhafel also oversaw troubled expansion into Canada. May 5- Target Corp's decision to oust Gregg Steinhafel as chairman and chief executive some five months after a massive data breach has triggered concerns the No. 3 U.S. retailer might have even more bad news for investors.

  • WASHINGTON, May 5- Credit Suisse Group AG is in talks with the U.S. Justice Department to pay as much as $1.6 billion to resolve an investigation into the bank's role in helping Americans evade U.S. taxes, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday.

  • OTTAWA, May 5- NATO's top military commander on Monday said he did not think Russian troops would enter eastern Ukraine, predicting that Moscow could achieve its goals through other means. General Philip Breedlove also told an audience in Ottawa that it was too early to say whether Russian special forces were firing missiles at Ukrainian helicopters.

  • WASHINGTON, May 5- An international organization that sets standards for how countries combat money laundering said it has decided not to hold a planned meeting in Moscow next month due to the continuing Ukraine crisis.

  • NATO'S TOP MILITARY COMMANDER: CANNOT SAY WHETHER RUSSIAN SPECIAL FORCES HAVE BEEN FIRING MISSILES AT UKRAINIAN HELICOPTERS.

  • NATO'S TOP MILITARY COMMANDER SAYS DOESN'T THINK RUSSIAN TROOPS WILL CROSS INTO EASTERN UKRAINE, SAYS PUTIN CAN ACHIEVE GOALS THROUGH OTHER MEANS.

  • Chinese jobs website Zhaopin files for US IPO Monday, 5 May 2014 | 5:08 PM ET

    The company told the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in a preliminary prospectus that Credit Suisse and UBS Investment Bank were underwriting the IPO.

  • Increasing access to Medicaid, the government-run insurance program for the poor, and mandating that everyone have health insurance were the two centerpieces of Massachusetts' healthcare reform.

  • SINGAPORE, May 6- Unless they are in for the long haul, global investors in Asian equity markets outside Japan should be prepared for returns this year to be below those of other markets once again.

  • May 5- American International Group Inc posted a 27 percent fall in quarterly income, hurt by a drop in earnings from premiums and higher disaster losses in its core property and casualty insurance business. Net premiums earned in its property casualty unit fell 4 percent to $8.23 billion in the first quarter ended March 31, AIG said on Monday.

  • *JPMorgan leads banks lower after trading revenue warning. NEW YORK, May 5- U.S. stocks ended slightly higher as data showed strength in the services sector and Apple shares rose above $600 for the first time since 2012..

  • *Liquidity thin as London closed for May Day holiday. NEW YORK/ LONDON, May 5- Gold prices rose to a three-week high on Monday, extending the previous session's gains as simmering tensions in Ukraine and a break above a key $1,300 an ounce technical level fuelled buying.

  • May 5- Tableau Software Inc reported a much smaller-than-expected quarterly loss as the data analysis software maker added 1,800 new customers. Net loss widened to $5.6 million, or 9 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31, from $4 million, or 12 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 5- California's recovering real estate market means higher property taxes for homeowners whose bills were reduced during the economic downturn, despite tough protections against tax hikes imposed by voters decades ago, a new report says.

  • WASHINGTON, May 5- An international organization that sets standards for how countries combat money laundering said it has decided not to hold a planned meeting in Moscow next month due to the continuing Ukraine crisis.

  • NEW YORK, May 5- Global insurance firms are embracing risk in their portfolios this year, as they plan to increase allocations to alternative investments such as private equity and infrastructure debt, according to the third annual survey by Goldman Sachs Asset Management released on Monday.

  • May 5- Tableau Software Inc reported an 86 percent rise in quarterly revenue as the data analysis software maker added 1,800 new customers. Net loss widened to $5.6 million, or 9 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31, from $4 million, or 12 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue Jumped to $74.6 million from $40 million a year earlier.

  • NEW YORK, May 5- U.S. stocks ended slightly higher as data showed strength in the services sector and Apple shares rallied, boosting the Nasdaq. Shares of Apple Inc rose 1.4 percent to end at $600.96, ending above the $600 level for the first time since October. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 14.16 points, or 0.34 percent, at 4,138.06.

  • AIG profit falls 27 pct Monday, 5 May 2014 | 4:06 PM ET

    May 5- American International Group Inc posted a 27 percent fall in quarterly profit on Monday, hurt by higher catastrophe losses at its core property and casualty insurance business. The U.S. insurer's net income fell to $1.61 billion, or $1.09 per share, from $2.2 billion, or $1.49 per share, a year earlier.

  • SAN JOSE, Calif., May 5- A U.S. jury on Monday left the total damages Samsung Electronics Co Ltd must pay Apple Inc unchanged at $119.6 million, after additional deliberations in a trial where the South Korean smartphone maker was found to have infringed three Apple patents.