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  • HONOLULU _ Territorial Bancorp Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $4 million. Territorial Bancorp shares have dropped 3 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Territorial Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • MARION, N.Y. _ Seneca Foods Corp. on Friday reported a fiscal first-quarter loss of $62,000, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. Seneca Foods shares have climbed 35 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Seneca Foods, Earnings Report.

  • The agreement, which comes after an investigation of several months by the Attorney General's office over the trust's governance, compensation and expenses, could offer the clarity needed for Mondelez to make a new bid to acquire Hershey. The Attorney General's office had accused the trust of breaking the terms of a 2013 reform agreement.

  • *Alphabet, Amazon prop up S&P, Nasdaq. *Exxon, McDonald's weighs on Dow. July 29- Wall Street rose on Friday, with the S&P 500 index hitting a record intraday high for the seventh time this month as gains in technology heavyweights Alphabet and Amazon more than made up for losses in energy shares.

  • *Both down nearly 15 pct on month; WTI drop most since July 2015. NEW YORK, July 29- Oil prices steadied on Friday after touching three-month lows amid a week-long selloff but still finished the month nearly 15 percent lower, with U.S. crude declining the most in a year because of a persistent glut. Hedge funds, some of the biggest bulls in oil, slashed their positive bets...

  • SOUTHFIELD, Mich. _ Credit Acceptance Corp. on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $84.9 million. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $230.5 million. Credit Acceptance shares have fallen 16 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK, July 29- U.S. Gross domestic product, the government's broadest economic gauge, grew at a 1.2 percent annual rate in the second quarter after rising by a downwardly revised 0.8 percent pace in the first quarter, the Commerce Department said on Friday. Jack Flaherty, co-portfolio manager of the GAM Unconstrained Bond Strategy in New York, said of the latest...

  • WASHINGTON— Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars.

  • CHICAGO, July 29- Chicago's budget deficit could reach a 10- year low next year despite unresolved funding questions for its largest and most underfunded pension system, according to an annual financial analysis released by the city on Friday. "This is the result of hard work and difficult decisions, which have put Chicago on path towards long-term financial...

  • CHICAGO— Grain futures were mostly higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Sept. delivery fell 2.50 cents at $4.0775 a bushel; Sept. corn rose 3.25 cents to 3.3125 a bushel; Sept. oats gained 2.25 cents at $2.0050 a bushel; while Aug. soybeans advanced 29 cents to $10.3250 a bushel. August live cattle was down. 25 cent at $1.1307 a pound; August feeder cattle...

  • WASHINGTON, July 29- New York state and nuclear power have never been best friends, but the state is expected to decide as soon as Monday on a proposed subsidy plan that could furnish the rest of the country with a model for saving a struggling industry while reducing carbon emissions. Five plants in states from Florida to California have shut since 2013 and many...

  • ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., July 29- The Federal Reserve should not overreact to Friday's weaker-than-expected U.S. "You can't overreact to any one data point... this number will get revised," Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan told reporters in Albuquerque, New Mexico after speaking to a community bankers association. Earlier on Friday, the Commerce Department reported...

  • The agreement, which comes after an investigation of several months by the Attorney General's office, could offer the clarity needed for Mondelez to make a new bid to acquire Hershey. The Attorney General's office had accused the trust of breaking the terms of a 2013 reform agreement with the trust, particularly with regards to spending, expenses, salary and...

  • CANONSBURG, Pa. _ CNX Coal Resources LP on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $2.6 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 19 cents per share. CNX Coal Resources shares have increased 38 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, July 29- Gold rose to its highest level in nearly three weeks on Friday after much slower-than-expected U.S. economic growth weighed on the dollar, and was on track for a second monthly gain in a row. The U.S. Commerce Department reported that GDP grew at an annual rate of 1.2 percent in the second quarter, far less than economists' estimates of 2.6...

  • July 29- Genetically modified wheat developed by Monsanto Co, and never approved by federal regulators, has been found growing in a Washington state farm field, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Friday. The USDA is testing grain harvested from the farmer's other wheat fields as a precaution, the agency said. The grain has not been traced in commercial...

  • WASHINGTON, July 29- U.S. auto safety regulators said on Friday they were extending oversight of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV for an additional year, requiring the Italian-American automaker to submit to monthly meetings and early disclosures of potential vehicle issues. In July 2015, Fiat Chrysler agreed to a $105 million settlement with the U.S. National...

  • *Both down 15 pct on month; WTI drop the biggest since July 2015. NEW YORK, July 29- Oil prices recovered on Friday after a week-long selloff but still finished the month nearly 15 percent lower, with U.S. crude declining the most in a year because of a persisting glut. The Brent September contract, which expired as the front-month, settled at $42.46 a barrel, down 0.6...

  • July 29- A Delaware judge on Friday ruled that Sumner Redstone's lawyers must defend in a trial his move to oust five directors from Viacom Inc's board and suggested that he wants to get a better picture of the 93- year-old media mogul's mental capacity. In June, Redstone, through his National Amusements Inc holding company, removed five of Viacom's directors,...

  • HARRISBURG, Penn., July 29- The Pennsylvania Attorney General's office unveiled on Friday the terms of a reform agreement with the charitable trust that controls Hershey Co that includes a 10- year term limit for trustees and limits on their compensation to $110,000. The agreement, which comes after an investigation of several months by the Attorney General's...