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  • G20 COMMUNIQUE LIKELY TO INCLUDE USUAL REFERENCE FOR NEED TO AVOID CURRENCY MANIPULATION- G20 DELEGATE.

  • Sept 3- Sam's Club, the warehouse division of Wal-Mart Stores Inc, has tied up with online car-shopping service TrueCar Inc to make a full-fledged foray into auto sales, a fast-growing business for rival Costco Wholesale Corp.. Until now Sam's Club had allowed a third-party auto-buying service to market cars through its website but had not operated its own...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 3- The euro fell 1 percent on Thursday on a darkening euro zone outlook, while U.S. stocks pared sharp early gains to end barely higher as investors grew cautious ahead of Friday's August jobs report. Global stock markets rallied earlier in the session following a pledge from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi to beef up or prolong the...

  • Nima Kalbasi, a 28- year-old Canadian, then "tried to harm Tesla's reputation and credibility by making false and misleading comments," the Federal Bureau of Investigation said in a statement on Thursday. Kalbasi, who had worked as a mechanical engineer for the electric vehicle maker, which is based in Palo Alto, California, was arrested in Vermont on Aug. 24.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 3- Wall Street rose on Thursday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi hinted at additional stimulus measures and ahead of a key U.S. jobs report that may figure in the Federal Reserve's decision about when to lift interest rates.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 3- London- based day-trader Navinder Sarao has been formally indicted by a U.S. federal grand jury on charges of market manipulation that prosecutors say helped contribute to the 2010 "flash crash," according to a Sept. 2 court filing made public on Thursday. The Justice Department first announced the filing of criminal charges against Sarao in...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 3- A former Tesla Motors engineer has been charged in federal court with felony computer intrusion for accessing his manager's email account, sharing employee evaluations with others and posting confidential information on the Web. Nima Kalbasi, a 28- year-old Canadian, then "tried to harm Tesla's reputation and credibility by making...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 3- The euro fell 1 percent on Thursday on a darkening euro zone outlook, while U.S. stocks pared sharp early gains as investors grew cautious ahead of Friday's key jobs report. Stocks rallied earlier following European Central Bank President Mario Draghi's pledge to beef up or prolong the bank's economic stimulus if necessary.

  • *Brent up 18 cents after wild ride; U.S. crude rises 50 cents. NEW YORK, Sept 3- Oil prices inched higher on Thursday in see-saw trade, tracking gains in Wall Street equities for a second straight day despite a weekly build in U.S. crude inventories that weighed on the outlook for oil. "Early strength and a late fade," Donald Morton, an oil trader with Fairfield, Connecticut-...

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 3- Austrian Hans Dieter Poetsch, Volkswagen AG's finance chief faces a massive task in his future role as chairman- to maintain the support of the often divided stakeholders who have chosen to back him while improving the carmaker's profitability. Although Volkswagen Group has grown to become the world's largest carmaker it has proven to be one...

  • BEIJING/ MOSCOW, Sept 3- Russia and Venezuela need to combine efforts to lift oil prices, President Vladimir Putin told his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro on Thursday, but refused to spell out any specific action, including output cuts. The economies of the two major producers are highly dependent on proceeds from the sale of oil, the price of which has...

  • FOREX-Euro losses top 1 pct as euro zone prospects dim Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 3:21 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept 3- The euro fell more than 1 percent on Thursday, surrendering most of the gains it made against the dollar following China's devaluation of the yuan last month, after European central bankers cut economic growth targets and left interest rates unchanged. The European Central Bank lowered its forecasts for inflation and economic growth, citing a...

  • *Intel boosts S&P, Apple holds weighs. Sept 3- Wall Street rose on Thursday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi hinted at additional stimulus measures and ahead of a key U.S. jobs report that could figure in the Federal Reserve's decision about when to lift interest rates. "Whether it's in the U.S., Japan or Europe, the market likes quantitative easing," said...

  • BUENOS AIRES, Sept 3- The El Nino weather phenomenon is expected to start dumping torrential rains on Argentina next month, pushing farmers to plant more low-cost soy and less corn despite concern over lack of crop rotation in one of the world's main food suppliers. Argentina, the No. 1 exporter of soymeal livestock feed which is fuelling a shift in diet away from...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 3- U.S. wheat futures sank to multi-year lows on Thursday, weighed down by ample supplies and weak demand for U.S. exports, traders said. The Chicago Board of Trade reported heavy deliveries against expiring wheat and corn contracts on Wednesday evening, reflecting the easy availability of supplies on the cash market. Egypt's government buyer...

  • U.S. officials back complaint on steel pipe imports Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 2:56 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept 3- U.S. officials found reasonable evidence U.S. producers of steel pipes and tubes are injured by imports from South Korea, Mexico, and Turkey, taking the complaint a step closer to import duties. The complaint was lodged on behalf of Atlas Tube, a division of JMC Steel Group; Bull Moose Tube Company; EXLTUBE; Hannibal Industries, Inc; Independence...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 3- Before they found fame, or found each other, what did celebrity couples like Dr Phil and Robin McGraw do in their first jobs? In the latest in Reuters' monthly' First Jobs' series, we talked to couples who work as TV personalities, actors, models or authors about their first gigs and found their starts were often humble. Phil: Back in Oklahoma City, I had...

  • BRASILIA, Sept 3- Brazilian Finance Minister Joaquim Levy on Thursday canceled his trip to the G20 summit in Turkey to meet with President Dilma Rousseff about a 2016 budget bill later in the day, two government officials told Reuters. Brazil's currency rebounded from 12- year lows on the news, firming 0.6 percent in afternoon trading. Planning Minister Nelson...

  • Wilmington Trust fraud lawsuit is now a class action Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 2:30 PM ET

    Sept 3- Former Wilmington Trust Co shareholders may pursue their securities fraud lawsuit over mounting loan losses that led to the company's discounted sale to M&T Bank Corp as a class action, a Delaware federal judge ruled on Thursday. Mounting loan losses led to Wilmington's Nov. 1, 2010 agreement to sell itself to Buffalo, New York- based M&T Bank Corp at a 46...

  • MONTEVIDEO, Sept 3- Uruguay's annual inflation rate climbed to its highest level in 17 months in August, on a sharp increase in food and transport costs, official data showed on Thursday. Inflation was 9.48 percent on a year-on-year basis and 1.18 percent on a month-on-month basis last month despite a government-imposed price freeze on some 1,600 goods.