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  • WASHINGTON/ TOKYO, Nov 10- Japan and the Obama administration on Tuesday rejected calls from some U.S. lawmakers to consider re-opening a Pacific trade deal and said any renegotiation attempt could scupper the whole pact. "Renegotiation is not an option," Caroline Atkinson, Obama's deputy national security adviser for international economics, said on a call...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- The U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday it has sued to stop United Airlines from acquiring 24 takeoff and landing slots at Newark Liberty International Airport from Delta Airlines. "A slot is essentially a license to compete at Newark," said Assistant Attorney General Bill Baer in a statement. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court for New...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 10- Chicago's contributions to its four retirement systems will be too skimpy to curb unfunded pension liability growth in the next 10 years regardless of how state lawmakers address the problem and how the court system rules, Moody's Investors Service said on Tuesday. Moody's, which dropped Chicago to the "junk" level of Ba1 with a negative outlook...

  • JUSTICE DEPT LAWSUIT AGAINST UNITED AND DELTA FOR NEWARK AIRPORT SLOT SWAP NECESSARY TO PROTECT PASSENGERS FROM HIGHER FARES AND FEWER CHOICES- DOJ ANTITRUST CHIEF.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed the National Defense Authorization Act on Tuesday, including $5 billion in spending cuts not contained in a version of the bill vetoed by President Barack Obama last month. As voting continued, the vote was 72-3 for the measure, which authorizes more than $600 billion in defense spending.

  • U.S. SENATE PASSES REVISED NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT, WITH RESTRICTIONS ON CLOSING GUANTANAMO, VOTING CONTINUES.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Nov 10- Argentine grains output would shoot 30 percent higher by 2019 if presidential front runner Mauricio Macri wins this month's election and makes good on his vow to cut export taxes and state controls that have weighed on production, his farm advisor said. "The regularization of Argentina's export policies will be immediate," Ricky Negri, head...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- The victims of three men charged on Tuesday with hacking into JPMorgan Chase& Co and several other companies also include the Wall Street Journal, Scottrade Inc and E* Trade Financial Corp, a law enforcement source said. Gery Shalon, Joshua Samuel Aaron and Ziv Orenstein were charged in a 23- count indictment filed in Manhattan federal court over...

  • *Apple falls as Credit Suisse reports components order cut. *China faces persisting deflationary pressure in Oct. Nov 10- U.S. stocks were lower on Tuesday, dragged down by Apple, as investors braced for an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve next month and worried about weakening demand in China.

  • OTTAWA, Nov 10- Any federal aid to struggling Quebec aircraft maker Bombardier Inc must be based on a strong business case and not on "emotion, politics or symbols," Liberal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Tuesday. The mainly francophone province of Quebec plays a large role in Canadian politics, and said on Oct. 29 it would invest $1 billion in...

  • Nov 10- U.S. solar company SunEdison Inc said it would reduce sales of assets to its "yieldcos", raising fresh concerns about its ability to fund its operations, projects and acquisitions. Yieldcos, pioneered by SunEdison, are an important source of funding for solar companies. In its biggest deal this year, SunEdison agreed to buy Vivint Solar Inc for about $2.2...

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Nov 10- Canada's new agriculture minister said on Tuesday he is likely to support the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiated by the previous government, and is inclined to retaliate against the United States over a long-standing meat-labeling dispute. MacAulay also said Ottawa is prepared to retaliate against the United States over a...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- U.S. Supreme Court justices expressed skepticism on Tuesday toward Tyson Foods Inc's challenge to an almost $5.8 million judgment against the company over worker pay at an Iowa pork facility in a closely watched class action case. The court's regular swing vote, Justice Anthony Kennedy, joined liberal colleagues in questioning Tyson's...

  • Degrees of difficulty: British PM Cameron's EU demands Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 11:19 AM ET

    BRUSSELS, Nov 10- The European Union's executive divided British Prime Minister David Cameron's written demands on Tuesday for reform of the bloc into three categories: the feasible, the difficult and the "highly problematic." But euro zone powers are wary of giving London and its powerful financial businesses a veto over the single currency's affairs.

  • NEWS CORP'S DOW JONES CONFIRMS IT'S AMONG VICTIMS OF HACKING IN CASE, SAYS COOPERATING WITH AUTHORITIES.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- U.S. Supreme Court justices on Tuesday expressed skepticism toward Tyson Foods Inc's challenge to an almost $5.8 million judgment against the company over worker pay at an Iowa pork facility in a closely watched class action case.

  • LONDON, Nov 10- Euro zone government bond yields fell across the board on Tuesday, on growing expectations that the European Central Bank will cut its deposit rate next month just as the U.S. Federal Reserve looks likely to hike. But now "we have had this story which suggests a big deposit rate cut seems to be what is most in mind," said Owen Callan, senior analyst at...

  • CASE AGAINST THREE MEN INVOLVES HACKING OF WALL STREET JOURNAL, E* TRADE FINANCIAL, SCOTTRADE: LAW ENFORCEMENT SOURCE.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- The U.S. Justice Department has sued to stop United Airlines from acquiring 24 takeoff and landing slots at Newark Liberty International Airport from Delta Airlines, it said on Tuesday. "A slot is essentially a license to compete at Newark," said Assistant Attorney General Bill Baer in a statement. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court for New...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- World stock indexes edged lower on Tuesday on more concerns about global growth, while the dollar hit a seven-month high on growing expectations the Federal Reserve will raise rates next month. Oil prices bounced back after the International Energy Agency noted unprecedented declines in investment. "People are a little nervous because the...