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LONDON, April 28- The United States announced additional sanctions on Russian individuals and businesses on Monday over the crisis in Ukraine, leading to growing fears in commodity markets of possible supply disruptions.
*Comcast aims to win regulatory approval for Time Warner Cable deal. April 28- Comcast Corp offered to sell 1.4 million pay TV subscribers to Charter Communications Inc for $7.3 billion as part of a transaction aimed at winning regulatory approval for its proposed $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable.
NEW YORK/ DETROIT, April 27- Toyota Motor Corp. is moving its U.S. sales headquarters from southern California to suburban Dallas, according to two people familiar with the company's plans. Toyota is not the first company to announce plans to leave California for Texas.
*American Tower, Axiata, private equity could eye stake. April 28- Viom Networks Ltd, an Indian phone tower operator majority owned by the Tata Group, is looking to raise funds either through a stake sale or an overseas listing that could raise up to $350 million, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.
STOCKHOLM, April 28- Swedish drugmaker Meda rejected an improved takeover offer from U.S. generics firm Mylan which one person familiar with the matter said valued Meda at around $9 billion including debt, driving its shares sharply back down.
NEW YORK, April 28- U.S. stocks opened higher on Monday, rebounding from a decline in the previous session on the back of merger and acquisition activity in the pharmaceuticals sector. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 93.83 points, or 0.57 percent, at 16,455.29. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 20.78 points, or 0.51 percent, at 4,096.34.
April 28- Williams Partners LP said Monday it plans to return to service the four undamaged units at its natural gas processing plant in Opal, Wyoming, which shut last week after an explosion and fire damaged one of the facility's five units.
April 28- Detroit and a coalition of 14 city employee unions have reached a tentative deal on five-year collective bargaining agreements, court-appointed mediators said on Monday.
MOSCOW, April 28- Shares in Russian oil company Rosneft fell on Monday after the United States announced sanctions against its chief executive, Igor Sechin, over the Ukraine crisis.
April 28- Bank of America Corp said it would suspend its $4 billion stock buyback program and a planned increase in its quarterly dividend because it miscalculated the level of its capital after buying Merrill Lynch in 2009..
*Forest Labs to buy Furiex for up to $1.46 bln. *U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc is working on its next move in a potential $100 billion bid to take over Britain's AstraZeneca Plc after two earlier bids were rejected.
PARIS, April 28- France said it would defend jobs and its national interest as it met suitors for engineering group Alstom on Monday, suggesting Germany's Siemens may have an edge over U.S. giant General Electric.
DETROIT BANKRUPTCY MEDIATORS SAY DETROIT AND COALITION OF 14 CITY EMPLOYEE UNIONS REACH TENTATIVE DEAL ON 5- YEAR COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.
April 28- Energy Transfer Partners LP, owner of gasoline retailer Sunoco Inc, said it would buy Susser Holdings Corp in a deal valued at $1.8 billion to create a standalone retailing business.
RUSSIA'S ROSNEFT SHARES DOWN 1.6 PCT AFTER U.S.
RUSSIAN SHARES, ROUBLE FIRM AFTER U.S.
*Boeing plans higher output rate for 777 X than 777- source. But because Boeing plans eventually to build more planes per month, there should be a greater volume of work for the Japanese suppliers, one of the sources said. Boeing, and to a lesser extent Airbus, its European rival, assemble jetliners from parts made across the world.
WASHINGTON, April 28- The United States on Monday imposed sanctions against seven Russian government officials and 17 companies linked to Russian President Vladimir Putin in its latest action to punish Moscow for its intervention in Ukraine. For the U.S. Treasury Department's statement detailing the individuals and companies targeted, click here:.
LONDON, April 28- It's been a while but the ultimate copper buyer is back in town. China's State Reserves Bureau, which manages the country's strategic commodity stockpile, has just skimmed a couple of hundred thousand tonnes from the mountain of copper sitting in Shanghai's bonded warehouse zone.
WASHINGTON, April 28- Mergers and acquisitions in the U.S. weapons industry are starting to edge up after a third year of declining revenues across the sector in 2013, according to two separate reports released on Monday.