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  • Oct 13- GoPro Inc's shares fell as much as 16 percent on Monday after a French journalist suggested that Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher's injuries in a ski accident last year might have been caused by a wearable camera made by the company. "The problem for Michael was not the hit, but the mounting of the GoPro camera that he had on his helmet that injured his...

  • BOSTON, Oct 13- Emergency crews in protective gear removed five passengers with flu-like symptoms from an airplane at Boston's Logan Airport on Monday, a spokesman for the Massachusetts Port Authority said. The Emirates flight 237 was from Dubai, and none of the ill passengers had recently been to West Africa, said spokesman Matthew Brelis.

  • *Wall Street stocks tumble for third straight session. NEW YORK, Oct 13- Stocks on Wall Street tumbled in late selling on Monday as the technical picture soured for the S&P 500, while the U.S. dollar posted its worst day in a year after comments from Federal Reserve officials hinted at delays in expected interest rate hikes. "There's been a lot of focus on breaking...

  • THE FLIGHT, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 237, ARRIVED TO LOGAN FROM DUBAI, NONE OF ILL PASSENGERS HAD RECENTLY BEEN TO WEST AFRICA- MASSACHUSETTS PORT OFFICIAL.

  • EMERGENCY CREWS REMOVE FIVE PASSENGERS WITH FLU-LIKE SYMPTOMS FROM AIRPLANE AT BOSTON'S LOGAN AIRPORT- MASSACHUSETTS PORT OFFICIAL.

  • SYDNEY, Oct 14- Frothiness in Australia's property market has triggered central bank warnings of regulatory steps to rein in loans to investors, but the nation's banks are turning a deaf ear, sceptical that any such action is needed or imminent. Lending to investors has jumped this year to its highest since comparable records started in 1991, accounting for...

  • *VIX at highest close since June 2012. NEW YORK, Oct 13- U.S. stocks dropped more than 1 percent on Monday, with the S&P 500 closing below a key technical support level, as declines in energy and airline shares led a late-day selloff. The CBOE Volatility index ended at 24.64, its highest close since early June 2012.

  • BEIJING/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 14- Intel's investment of up to $1.5 billion in two fast-growing Chinese mobile chipmakers has effectively aligned the U.S. giant with a third party- a Beijing government intent on producing a viable domestic challenger to the likes of Qualcomm and Samsung. The deal hashed out by Intel Corp Chief Executive Brian Krzanich over 24 hours...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 13- Shares of little-known medical equipment and biotech companies jumped on Wall Street on Monday, after news that a nurse had become the first person to contract the deadly Ebola virus in the United States. Shares of biotechnology company Ibio Inc, hazmat suits maker Lakeland Industries Inc, and face mask maker Alpha Pro Tech Ltd all ended the day...

  • *FCA closes at $8.92 in New York, up 2.5 percent from predecessor's Friday close. MILAN/NEW YORK, Oct 13- Investors cautiously greeted the Wall Street debut on Monday of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, a move that shifts the carmaker's center of gravity away from Italy and caps a decade of canny dealmaking and tough restructuring by Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 13- U.S. stocks sold off on Monday in a late-day slump led by declines in energy and airline shares. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 223.03 points, or 1.35 percent, to 16,321.07, the S&P 500 lost 31.39 points, or 1.65 percent, to 1,874.74 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 62.58 points, or 1.46 percent, to 4,213.66. The S&P 500 closed below its 200- day...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 13- The Arkansas Teacher Retirement System terminated Pacific Investment Management Co, which managed about $475 million for its pension fund, following the departure of Bill Gross in late September, George Hopkins, executive director, said on Monday. Gross, one of the bond market's most renowned investors and the former manager of the flagship...

  • BOSTON, Oct 13- Abigail Johnson has taken another big step toward being the next leader of Fidelity Investments after the company said she will add the title of chief executive to her duties. Over the past decade, Boston- based Fidelity, which had managed assets of $2 trillion at the end of August, has ceded its once-powerhouse status to Vanguard Group as its...

  • *Trade data eases worries over China slowdown. Stronger-than-expected data out of China gave the bulls some respite, but traders remained cautious after numbers out of China and Germany last week pointed to a global slowdown. "The fact we broke 1,900 on the S&P, the 200- day moving average, if we don't close above there today, that means the trip to lower levels is...

  • MIAMI, Oct 13- Former high-ranking UBS bank executive Raoul Weil goes to trial in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Tuesday for allegedly helping thousands of Americans avoid paying taxes by concealing up to $20 billion in secret Swiss bank accounts. "We are preparing diligently for trial," said Weil's New York- based attorney, Aaron Marcu. Since 2009, the Justice...

  • *OPEC unlikely to cut output to support prices- Kuwait. Kuwait's oil minister said OPEC was unlikely to cut production to support prices. OPEC ministers will meet to discuss output policy Nov. 27.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 13- The Arkansas Teacher Retirement System terminated Pacific Investment Management Co, which managed about $475 million for its pension fund, following the departure of Bill Gross in September, George Hopkins, executive director, said on Monday. "Under any circumstance, we were going to trim our fixed-income exposure," Hopkins told Reuters.

  • LUXEMBOURG, Oct 13- France faced intensifying pressure from euro zone peers on Monday to tighten spending next year amid a growing rift over its plans to flout European budget rules. France, which has already been given an extra two years to meet deficit targets, says it will not bring its deficit down to within EU limits until 2017- four years later than originally...

  • BOSTON, Oct 13- Abigail Johnson has taken another big step toward being the next leader of Fidelity Investments after the company said she will add the title of chief executive to her duties. Johnson, 52, will continue to report to her 84- year-old father, Edward C. Johnson III, Boston- based Fidelity's chairman. Fidelity is the second-largest U.S. mutual fund...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 13- The Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, said on Monday it will remove the "humanely raised" claims from a store brand of chicken to settle a federal lawsuit claiming the retailer deceived consumers because the animals were raised under standard commercial farming conditions. Kroger and the lawyers for a California consumer filed a...