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  • The storm, which came a day after temperatures had been a spring-like 50 to 60 degrees, had wind gusts up to 50 miles per hour and left roads and sidewalks dangerously slick in densely populated cities such as New York, Boston and Philadelphia. Some coastal roads around Boston were closed as wind-driven waves washed over them. More than half of the flights into or...

  • BERLIN- German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet European Central Bank President Mario Draghi. LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney to speak at the Bank of England Inclusion Reception- 1830 GMT. ST. LOUIS, United States- St.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 8- The Three Degrees, a female vocal group best known for the 1974 smash "When Will I See You Again," has sued Sony Music Entertainment Inc, seeking to recoup decades of royalties it says were withheld by a former manager and his widow. According to a complaint filed on Tuesday night, the group has "never received one penny" of royalties under an oral agreeing...

  • STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1200 GMT. STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Sweden Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1230 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting.

  • STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1200 GMT. STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Sweden Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1230 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting.

  • STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1200 GMT. STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Sweden Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1230 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting.

  • Wells said Cooperman would now be willing to be deposed by the SEC. The SEC alleged that Omega had improperly traded in options after Cooperman discovered the planned sale of a gas processing unit. The SEC had alleged that Cooperman was a big shareholder in the company and used his position to obtain confidential information about the sale that other investors...

  • Feb 7- The possibility New York City could lose some federal funding as a result of its status as a haven for undocumented immigrants did not deter investors who snapped up $900 million of the city's bonds on Tuesday. Jack Sterne, a spokesman for the New York City Comptroller's Office, said the deal was increased to $900 million after more than $600 million of bonds...

  • Traders in the 10-year bond options pit at the Chicago Board of Trade signal orders.

    U.S. government debt prices were mixed on Tuesday as investors focused on Treasury auctions and economic data.

  • Feb 7- A U.S. judge in Philadelphia on Tuesday delayed ruling on whether to throw out an insider trading case against billionaire Leon Cooperman and his firm, Omega Advisors in an ongoing crackdown on illegal trading at hedge funds. The oral arguments followed a civil complaint by the SEC last September, charging the 73- year-old stock picker and his...

  • *December trade deficit falls to $44.3 bln vs. est. Feb 7- U.S. stocks pared gains in early afternoon trading on Tuesday as a fall in oil prices dragged down energy shares. Oil prices were pressured by sluggish demand and evidence of a burgeoning revival in U.S. shale production that could complicate efforts by OPEC and other producers to reduce a supply glut.

  • *December trade deficit falls to $44.3 bln vs. est. Feb 7- U.S. stocks pared gains in early afternoon trading on Tuesday as a fall in oil prices dragged down energy shares. Oil prices were pressured by sluggish demand and evidence of a burgeoning revival in U.S. shale production that could complicate efforts by OPEC and other producers to reduce a supply glut.

  • Feb 7- A U.S. judge in Philadelphia on Tuesday declined to immediately rule on whether to throw out an insider trading case filed by U.S. securities regulators against billionaire hedge fund manager Leon Cooperman and his firm, Omega Advisors. District Judge Juan Sánchez, following oral arguments by lawyers for Cooperman and the U.S. Securities and Exchange...

  • *December trade deficit falls to $44.3 bln vs. est. *Michael Kors drops to more than one-year low on forecast cut. Feb 7- U.S. stocks were higher in later morning trading on Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Nasdaq Composite hitting record levels and the S&P 500 coming within spitting distance of yet another all-time high.

  • STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1200 GMT. STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Sweden Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1230 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting.

  • STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1200 GMT. STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Sweden Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1230 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting.

  • STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1200 GMT. STOCKHOLM- OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Sweden Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson will attend a press conference- 1230 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting.

  • Feb 4- A U.S. judge has ordered Google to comply with search warrants seeking customer emails stored outside the United States, diverging from a federal appeals court that reached the opposite conclusion in a similar case involving Microsoft Corp.. Magistrate Judge Thomas Rueter in Philadelphia ruled on Friday that transferring emails from a foreign server...

  • CHICAGO/ NEW YORK, Feb 3- U.S. Municipal bond sales next week from New York City, the state of Oregon and a California healthcare provider worth nearly $1.7 billion include warnings to potential buyers that Trump's policies could pose a financial risk to these issuers. New York City on Tuesday told potential investors for its upcoming $800 million bond sale that...

  • CHICAGO/ NEW YORK, Feb 3- U.S. Municipal bond sales next week from New York City, the state of Oregon and a California healthcare provider worth nearly $1.7 billion include warnings to potential buyers that Trump's policies could pose a financial risk to these issuers. New York City on Tuesday told potential investors for its upcoming $800 million bond sale that...