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  • The SEC has argued that its judges are mere employees, because their decisions to impose penalties and other remedies against defendants are not final and are still subject to SEC review. Last month, the SEC won a victory after a panel of 10 judges for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit rejected Lucia's challenge. The Denver- based 10th...

  • MENLO PARK, Calif.— Facebook is blaming a technical glitch for knocking several Catholic-focused Facebook pages with millions of followers offline for more than a day. Catholic radio network Relevant Radio says on its website that its "Father Rocky" Facebook page went down on Monday and wasn't restored until late Tuesday night. A Facebook spokesperson...

  • U.S. HOUSE SPEAKER RYAN SAYS HOUSE WILL WRITE TAX REFORM LEGISLATION THIS AUTUMN- RADIO INTERVIEW.

  • TORONTO, July 18- Canada named Ian Scott as head of the commission that regulates the country's telecom and broadcast industries on Tuesday, tapping an executive who spent years lobbying the body on behalf of one of the country's biggest telecommunications companies. Scott will take over as chairman of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications...

  • BEIJING, July 17- Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday that China will accelerate market opening and clear administrative hurdles to boost foreign investment, while stepping up financial regulation to fend off systemic risks at home. Meanwhile, the government will expand imports while keeping exports steady, Xi told the Communist Party's financial...

  • The Air Canada plane with 140 people aboard came within 100 feet of crashing onto the first two of four passenger-filled planes readying for takeoff. "The lighting is different for good reason," said Steven Wallace, a former director of accident investigations at the Federal Aviation Administration. Then there is the radio transmission in which one of the Air...

  • CHICAGO— Radio Flyer is rolling its largest "little" red wagon into its hometown of Chicago in celebration of the company's 100- year anniversary. Radio Flyer's gargantuan wagon was the centerpiece for the company's anniversary event on Thursday in the city's downtown area, the Chicago Tribune reported. It was inspired by a 1930 s statue featured in the World's...

  • July 3- Private equity firm Odyssey Investment Partners LLC has agreed to acquire CPI International Inc, a U.S. manufacturer of circuits used in radars and satellites, from Veritas Capital Management LLC, another buyout firm, for more than $800 million, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Based in Palo Alto, California, CPI makes radio...

  • July 3- Private equity firm Odyssey Investment Partners LLC has agreed to acquire CPI International Inc, a U.S. manufacturer of circuits used in radars and satellites, from Veritas Capital Management LLC, another buyout firm, for more than $800 million, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Based in Palo Alto, California, CPI makes radio...

  • BERLIN, July 1- German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said in a radio interview to be broadcast on Sunday that there could be room to cut taxes by more than the 15 billion euros already announced after the Sept. 24 election. Germany does not adjust tax brackets for inflation, unlikely many other countries. The International Monetary Fund and European...

  • MEXICO CITY, June 30- A cable operator belonging to Mexico's largest television network said on Friday it won court rulings against requests by Office Depot and Radio Shack to resume sales of Roku video streaming devices after another court banned them. Cablevision is trying to stop the importation and distribution of Roku devices in Mexico on the grounds...

  • MEXICO CITY, June 30- A cable operator belonging to Mexico's largest television network said on Friday it won court rulings against requests by Office Depot and Radio Shack to resume sales of Roku video streaming devices after another court banned them. They were the latest in a legal fight by Cablevision to stop the importation and distribution of Roku...

  • Pandora CEO Tim Westergren steps down

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team talks about the departure of Pandora's CEO as a search for his replacement begins immediately.

  • iHeartMedia CEO: Social media is part of our ecosystem

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin sits down with Bob Pittman, iHeartMedia chairman and CEO, and Ryan Seacrest in Cannes, France to talk about consolidation in the radio space, and competition from digital players like Facebook and Google. Also Seacrest weighs in on rumors he is returning to "American Idol."

  • BUENOS AIRES, June 15 (Reuters)- A judge told a radio station in the Argentine province of San Juan that he had lifted a suspension on leaching operations at Barrick Gold Corp's Veladero mine on Thursday. It also lowered its forecast for total 2017 gold production in the first quarter, largely reflecting the sale of a 50- percent stake in Veladero to Shandong Gold...

  • OTTAWA, June 13- Interest rate cuts instituted in 2015 have largely done their job as the Canadian economy gathers momentum, the Bank of Canada's head said on Tuesday, the second top official in as many days to set the stage for rate hikes. Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said in an interview with CBC Radio that the economic recovery from weak oil prices...

  • Guo Wengui

    Voice of America cut short an interview with controversial billionaire Guo Wengui, who alleged corruption among senior Chinese officials.

  • The Pandora Media app is seen on an Apple iPhone.

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew talks about Sirius' huge infusion of capital into Pandora to boost its streaming music business.

  • Offices at Pandora

    Sirius XM, the satellite radio company controlled by John Malone's Liberty Media, is seeking to invest in internet music provider Pandora Media.

  • ALGIERS, June 1- Algeria's state energy firm Sonatrach has completed a new natural gas pipeline as it tries to meet local demand and increase exports, state radio reported on Thursday, citing the company's chief executive. OPEC member Algeria has been hit by a fall in budget revenues since the decline in crude oil prices, forcing the government to freeze...