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  • The SEC said on Thursday that this was its first case against an underwriter for pricing-related fraud in the primary market for municipal securities. The 93- year-old investment firm's customers paid at least $4.6 million more than they should have for new bonds, the SEC said. The brokerage and its former head of municipal underwriting, Stina Wishman,...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 13- The U.S. dollar recovered on Thursday after China's central bank said there was no basis for further yuan depreciation and on data showing U.S. retail sales rebounded in July, refocusing attention on the likelihood of a Federal Reserve interest rate increase in September. After hitting a roughly one-month low Wednesday, the U.S. dollar rose...

  • Ford moves commercial truck production to Ohio from Mexico Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015 | 12:01 AM ET

    DETROIT, Aug 12- Ford Motor Co on Wednesday will start building its medium-duty F-650 and F-750 commercial trucks at a Cleveland- area plant, moving production out of Mexico for the first time. The shift to the 41- year-old plant in Avon Park, Ohio means that about 1,000 workers represented by the United Auto Workers union will keep their jobs, Jimmy Settles, UAW vice...

  • *Germany's ZEW, euro zone GDP to gauge bloc's recovery. *Raft of Chinese data, UK jobs data on the agenda. "Because this report was not extraordinarily strong, it was simply in line with expectations, that leaves the markets having to look toward other data," said Paul Christopher, head global market strategist at Wells Fargo Investment Institute in St. Louis.

  • Aug 6- Dairy Farmers of America Inc has agreed to pay $50 million to settle a class-action lawsuit in which farmers in the northeastern United States accused the marketing cooperative of conspiring to drive down milk prices. In their lawsuit, which began in October 2009, farmers accused Dairy Farmers of America, its Dairy Marketing Services LLC arm, and dairy...

  • GRAINS-Prices advance on U.S. crop, weather worries Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015 | 12:03 PM ET

    *Egypt buys Russian wheat in tender. "Soybeans are the leader this morning, taking the majority of their support from speculation we will see a reduced crop size in next week's updated balance sheets," said Karl Setzer, risk management team leader for MaxYield Cooperative in Iowa. Chicago Board of Trade September soybeans advanced 1.1 percent to $9.58-3/ 4 a bushel...

  • Aug. 4- Several U.S. farm and consumer groups are working on strategies to derail a proposed tie-up of Monsanto Co and agricultural seeds and chemicals rival Syngenta AG, saying a combination of the market leaders would spell fewer and higher-priced products. Coalitions of opponents are being formed and market analyzes being done, moves that underscore the...

  • DETROIT, Aug 4- General Motors Co said on Tuesday it will spend $877 million to overhaul its pickup truck factory in Flint, Michigan, capping a series of investments to keep production of profitable large pickups and sport utility vehicles rolling through a significant model change expected in 2018.. The Flint investment is part of a plan to expand three U.S....

  • Koch launches broadside against corporate cronyism Sunday, 2 Aug 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    David and Charles Koch

    Industrialist and conservative donor Charles Koch challenged conservatives to end "corporate cronyism", even if it helps his businesses.

  • NEW YORK, July 31- Unless next week's payrolls report is an outlier, investors should expect a continuation of the directionless market that has kept the S&P 500 trading in place for most of the year. But concern about the strength of the economies in China and Europe, along with a slide in energy prices, have made stocks stall. "We're likely to be in first gear, crawling...

  • GRAINS-Soybean, corn futures fall; wheat mixed Friday, 31 Jul 2015 | 3:18 PM ET

    CHICAGO, July 31- Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures fell on Friday, pressured by profit-taking and the cancellation of an export deal with China, traders said. "The weather so far is non-threatening," said Don Roose, president of brokerage U.S. Commodities in West Des Moines, Iowa. Chicago Board of Trade August soybeans settled down 9-1/ 2 cents at $9.80-3/ 4 a...

  • July 31- Weak oil prices shriveled quarterly profit at Exxon Mobil Corp and Chevron Corp on Friday, compelling both companies to rethink operations and plan for what many expect to be a sustained period of cheap crude. Evan Calio, an analyst with Morgan Stanley, said on Exxon's earnings conference call that the oil giant appeared to be less vocal than its peers...

  • CHICAGO, July 31- Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures fell on Friday, pressured by profit taking and the cancellation of an export deal with China, traders said. "The weather so far is non threatening," said Don Roose, president of brokerage U.S. Commodities in West Des Moines, Iowa. Chicago Board of Trade August soybeans were down 6 cents at $9.84-1/ 4 a bushel at...

  • PARIS, July 28- France is confident of winning two more foreign orders for its Rafale fighter jet by the beginning of next year as it seeks to extend a spate of recent export successes, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. After failing for years to win an order for its warplane, France has sold 24 Rafales each to Egypt and Qatar in recent months and is in...

  • NEW YORK, July 27- When Stan Calow was growing up, frugality was a way of life: "You spend as little as you need to, and then save everything else." So, the 58- year-old engineer and U.S. Army veteran from Kansas City, Missouri always hated spending money. Calow and his wife just returned from a trip to France, touring the chateaux of the Loire Valley, just like they had always...

  • FOREX-Euro rises as Greece makes move for bailout Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 3:00 PM ET

    *Euro touches 1- week high above $1.10 as bears unwind bets. NEW YORK, July 23- The euro strengthened on Thursday, briefly rising above $1.10 for the first time in a week, as the Greek parliament approved a second set of reforms required to start negotiations with lenders in a bid to avert bankruptcy. Greece might even be perceived as taking the initiative to revive...

  • UPDATE 2-U.S. House passes anti-GMO labeling law Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 2:15 PM ET

    July 23- The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a hotly debated measure that blocks any mandatory labeling of foods made with genetically engineered crops, including pre-empting a state law set to take effect next year in Vermont. It is an attack on transparency,' said Representative John Conyers Jr., a Democrat, in floor debate.

  • July 23- The U.S. House of Representatives was set to vote Thursday on a hotly debated measure that would block mandatory labeling of foods made with genetically engineered crops, including pre-empting a state law set to take effect next year in Vermont. It sailed through the House Agriculture Committee last week. It is an attack on transparency,' said...

  • FOREX-Euro rises as Greece progresses on bailout steps Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 10:46 AM ET

    *Euro briefly breaks above $1.10 on exit of bearish bets. NEW YORK, July 23- The euro strengthened on Thursday, briefly rising above $1.10 for the first time in a week, as the Greek parliament approved a second set of reforms required to start negotiations with lenders in a bid to avert bankruptcy. Greece might even be perceived as taking the initiative to revive...

  • *Corn has fallen for 4 out of 5 days due to ideal US weather. *Soybeans up for third day on firmer U.S. cash market. PARIS/ SINGAPORE, July 23- A drop in the dollar boosted Chicago grains on Thursday with corn rebounding from earlier falls linked to benign weather across the U.S.