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  • SAN FRANCISCO— Investors gave LinkedIn a poor job review Friday in the form of a dramatic sell-off that wiped out nearly $11 billion in the professional networking site's market value. LinkedIn said it expects revenue of about $3.6 billion to $3.65 billion for this year, while analysts surveyed by FactSet were projecting sales of $3.9 billion.

  • WINCHESTER, Ky. _ Delta Natural Gas Co. on Friday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $1.8 million. Delta Natural Gas shares have risen 2.5 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Delta Natural Gas, Earnings Report.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Feb 5- Argentina's new President Mauricio Macri and his finance minister showed "courage and flexibility" in dealing with the country's legal battle with creditors, the U.S. court-appointed mediator in the case said on Friday. Argentine officials in New York for talks with the creditors made a proposal on Friday to end the dispute, mediator Daniel...

  • NEW YORK— Two of six leading bondholders that years ago refused Argentina's invitation to trade their bonds at steep discounts have agreed to settle their longstanding claims after the South American nation offered bondholders with cases in federal court in Manhattan $6.5 billion in what a court-appointed mediator described Friday as a "historic...

  • NEW YORK— Stocks posted steep losses Friday, ending the week with broad declines, as investors fretted over a report showing that U.S. job creation slowed last month. Technology stocks fell especially hard, and shares of LinkedIn had their worst day in history. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 211.61 points, or 1.3 percent, to 16,204.97.

  • DUNN, N.C. _ Select Bancorp Inc. on Friday reported fourth-quarter net income of $1.6 million. Select Bancorp shares have declined slightly since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Select Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • Feb 5- Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders plans to appear in an interview with Larry David on NBC's "Saturday Night Live", the New York Times reported on Friday. The U.S. senator from Vermont will travel to New York this weekend for the TV appearance, interrupting his campaign in New Hampshire, NYT reported on Friday, citing a senior campaign official.

  • Feb 5- New Jersey on Friday filed a lawsuit against Volkswagen AG and its luxury units over the German automaker's excess diesel emissions, becoming the fourth U.S. state to take legal action. It faces a U.S. ban on selling 2016 diesel models and is holding talks with California, which issued a separate ban, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to win...

  • BUENOS AIRES, Feb 5- Argentina presented a proposal on Friday to creditors to end their battle in U.S. courts over debt the country defaulted on in 2002, the Finance Ministry said in a statement. "The proposal implies a 25 percent cut" of the amount awarded by U.S. courts, the ministry said, after five days of closely watched talks in New York between Finance Secretary...

  • Feb 5- Aircraft engine maker CFM International said its backlog hit a record $180 billion last year as sales of fuel-efficient jetliners rose despite low oil prices and weakening economies that have raised concern about an aviation slowdown. CFM, a joint venture of General Electric Co and Safran SA of France, said its backlog rose to 13,400 engines, including...

  • ARGENTINE FINANCE MINISTRY SAYS PRESENTED OFFER TO HOLDOUT CREDITORS IN NEW YORK.

  • Feb 5- The Kansas health department has confirmed one positive case of norovirus related to Buffalo Wild Wings Inc, the department's Johnson County office said. "These types of illness are common this time of year," Johnson County Department of Health and Environment Director Lougene Marsh said in a statement. Norovirus is the most common cause of food-borne...

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

  • NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:. USG Corp., up $1.93 to $21.04. Tyson Foods Inc., up $5.15 to $57.10.

  • NEW YORK/ BUENOS AIRES, Feb 5- The mediator in Argentina's decade-long legal battle with creditors over unpaid debt said he would issue a "significant statement" later on Friday after presiding over a week of intense talks in New York between the two sides. Argentina restructured nearly 93 percent of its defaulted debt in 2005 and 2010 swaps that gave creditors 25...

  • Feb 5- A federal judge on Friday said Allergan Plc's planned generic version of a drug meant to treat epilepsy infringed patents belonging to Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc.. They closed up $2.00, or 19.7 percent, at $12.13 on the Nasdaq. District Judge Renée Marie Bumb in Camden, New Jersey said Allergan's proposed generic infringed two of the three Supernus...

  • NEW YORK— A construction crane collapse that killed one person and injured three others Friday in New York City followed a number of crane accidents in recent years in the nation's biggest city. —May 2008: Another tower crane snapped, fell apart and crashed into an apartment building on Manhattan's Upper East Side, killing the crane operator and a construction...

  • Rockland County prosecutors say 38- year-old Nixon Bourguignon was sentenced Friday on a murder charge in connection with the death of Shannon Coleman, the mother of his child. Rockland County District Attorney Thomas Zugibe says Bourguignon killed Coleman after she broke off their relationship. The Journal News reports defense attorney David Goldstein...

  • Feb 5- The Nasdaq closed at its lowest since October 2014 on Friday, leading a selloff on Wall Street following weak forecasts from technology companies including LinkedIn. LinkedIn dropped 43.6 percent to $108.38, a day after the company's revenue forecast missed estimates. Alphabet fell 3.6 percent to $703.76 and Amazon slid 6.4 percent to $502.13.

  • WASHINGTON _ WGL Holdings Inc. on Friday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $68.5 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.31 per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.