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  • NEW YORK— The Latest on arrest of three charged in two bank heists that netted about $5 million in cash, diamonds, jewelry, coins and baseball cards from safe deposit boxes:. Two of the three Brooklyn suspects charged in a duo of Hollywood style bank heists that netted about $5 million in cash, diamonds, jewelry, coins and baseball cards from safe deposit boxes have had...

  • WINNIPEG/ CALGARY, July 26- An oil spill into a major Canadian river from a Husky Energy Inc pipeline started late on July 20, but flows were not shut down until the following morning, the company said on Tuesday. Husky's incident report, released by the Saskatchewan government, said the leak started on July 20 at 8 p.m. CST in the western province.

  • NEW YORK, July 26- Democrats beat Republicans in U.S. television ratings, according to Nielsen data released on Tuesday for the first night of the Democratic National Convention. The total is about three million more TV eyes than for the first night of the Republican convention last week when White House contender Donald Trump's wife Melania was the keynote...

  • NEW YORK _ Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $63.1 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 64 cents per share. Blackstone Mortgage shares have climbed 7 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK _ Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $10.3 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 51 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • NEW YORK, July 26- U.S. crude prices fell on Tuesday, hitting three-month lows, on renewed worries of a glut while Brent settled higher due to its better fundamentals versus U.S. crude. Official inventory data for the week ended July 22 is due on Wednesday from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. "The API data suggests there's still an oversupply of crude, that...

  • NEW YORK _ Greenhill& Co. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $19.6 million. The New York- based company said it had earnings of 62 cents per share. Keywords: Greenhill& Co., Earnings Report.

  • SPARKS, Nev.— It's Tesla Motors' biggest bet yet: a massive, $5 billion factory in the Nevada desert that could nearly double the world's production of lithium-ion batteries. The factory is about 14 percent complete, but when it's finished, it will be about 10 million square feet, or about the size of 262 NFL football fields. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the factory could...

  • NEW YORK _ Assurant Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $169.3 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.41 per share. Assurant shares have increased slightly more than 7 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed 6 percent.

  • NEW YORK— Stocks had a muddled session on Tuesday, as investors worked through a large batch of corporate earnings from a range of companies including Gilead Sciences, McDonald's and Texas Instruments. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 19.31 points, or 0.1 percent, to 18,473.75. The Standard& Poor's 500 index rose 0.7 of a point, or 0.03 percent, to 2,169.18.

  • Gilead Sciences Inc., down $7.50 to $81.05. McDonald's Corp., down $5.69 to $121.71. Texas Instruments Inc., up $5.20 to $71.42.

  • NEW YORK, July 26- U.S. Short-to-medium government yields touched session highs following a poor $34 billion five-year note auction, which fetched the weakest bidding in seven years. "If the Fed sees things better, you could be under water right away," said Gennadiy Goldberg, interest rate strategist at TD Securities in New York.

  • WINNIPEG/ CALGARY, July 26- An oil spill into a major Canadian river from a Husky Energy Inc pipeline started last Wednesday evening and crews did not arrive on site until the following morning, the company said on Tuesday. Husky's incident report, released by the Saskatchewan government, said the leak into the North Saskatchewan River was discovered on June 20 at...

  • NEW YORK, July 26- U.S. crude prices fell on Tuesday, hitting three-month lows, as worries over a gasoline glut outweighed expectations of U.S. crude stock declines, while Brent erased early losses to settle higher due to its better fundamentals versus U.S. crude. "The Brent-WTI spread play has picked up to Brent's advantage, given the depressing inventory...

  • NEW YORK— The interior of a restaurant that for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. A number of identical Eero Saarinen tulip collection tables from the bar of the restaurant's Grill Room, estimated to sell for $5,000 to $7,000, fetched...

  • NEW YORK— Viewers chose cable news over broadcast TV for coverage of the Republican National Convention last week, with the Nielsen Top 20 claiming eight cable programs focused on the GOP confab. And it was second among all networks, cable or broadcast, behind only by NBC. Among the networks overall, NBC led with a prime-time average of 5.1 million viewers, for what...

  • 1. "America's Got Talent", NBC, 11.10 million. 2. "America's Got Talent", NBC, 10.78 million. 5. "60 Minutes," CBS, 7.87 million.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, July 26- Gold rose on Tuesday as the dollar fell, but remained hemmed into a range at the start of a two-day U.S. Spot gold was up 0.4 percent at $1,319.96 an ounce by 2:35 p.m. EDT, while U.S. gold futures for August delivery settled up $1.30, or 0.1 percent, at $1,320.80. The Fed will release a statement on Wednesday at 2 p.m. EDT.

  • BRUSSELS, July 26- The European Commission will launch an arbitration procedure to resolve a dispute between Norwegian Air Shuttle and U.S. regulators over the budget carrier's wish to fly to the United States from Ireland, two sources said. Norwegian's Irish subsidiary, Norwegian Air International, applied for permission to operate flights to the United...

  • Michael Skidmore, the trustee for the songs of Randy Wolfe, a member of the band Spirit, on Saturday filed a notice of appeal of the June 23 verdict with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Jurors found that Led Zeppelin's lead singer Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page did not steal the opening to "Stairway" from Spirit's instrumental "Taurus," which was penned in...