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  • One of the four persons developed a type of kidney failure, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. General Mills had recalled about 10 million pounds of flour in May and added two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix in the United States and one in Canada to the recall in July. The previous recalls ranged from Nov. 4, 2015 through Dec. 4, 2015.

  • CHICAGO, July 25- The U.S. government's $2.65 billion operating loan program to help farmers keep their businesses going has already run out of cash for this fiscal year, as requests for federal financial assistance grow amid the worst agricultural downturn in more than a decade, U.S. officials said in an email on Monday. As a result, the U.S. Department of...

  • Matt Mead has signed an agreement calling for cooperation between a consortium of Japanese companies and Wyoming experts in researching clean-coal technology. Mead says he expects to see a conference in Wyoming within a year that would allow Japanese researchers to work with researchers from the University of Wyoming School of Energy Resources on coal...

  • BILLINGS, Mont. _ First Interstate BancSystem Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $25.6 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 52 cents per share. First Interstate BancSystem shares have decreased slightly more than 2 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • MILWAUKEE _ Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $18.3 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 57 cents per share. Artisan Partners shares have decreased 22 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • DUBUQUE, Iowa _ Heartland Financial USA Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $21 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 77 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • CELAYA, Mexico _ Industrias Bachoco SAB de CV on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $86.5 million. On a per-share basis, the Celaya, Mexico- based company said it had profit of $1.73. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • JASPER, Ind. _ German American Bancorp Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $9.8 million. German American Bancorp shares have increased roughly 1 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: German American Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • SEATTLE _ HomeStreet Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $21.7 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 68 cents per share. HomeStreet shares have declined slightly more than 1 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 25- Wall Street is expecting a solid helping of earnings from McDonald's and other restaurant operators that are preparing to serve up quarterly results over the next few days. "The millennial consumer is much more focused on purchasing experiences over goods," choosing dining out or travel over sneakers and designer jeans, said David...

  • NORWICH, N.Y. _ NBT Bancorp Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $19.9 million. The bank, based in Norwich, New York, said it had earnings of 46 cents per share. Keywords: NBT Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • CHICAGO, July 25- The U.S. government's $2.65 billion operating loan program to help farmers keep their businesses going has already run out of cash, as requests for federal financial assistance grow amid the worst agricultural downturn in more than a decade, U.S. officials told Reuters on Monday. As a result, the U.S. Department of Agriculture is looking for other...

  • NEW YORK, July 25- The U.S. The Fed penalty would come two years after revelations that an employee at the New York Fed, Jason Gross, had leaked sensitive information to a Goldman banker named Rohit Bansal. Goldman has already paid a $50 million penalty to New York's Department of Financial Services related to the issue.

  • NEW YORK, July 25- Pimco has been reducing its exposure to junk bonds and investment-grade corporate debt following the latest credit rally, the firm's group chief investment officer, Dan Ivascyn, said on Monday. Britain's vote on June 23 to leave the European Union, known as Brexit, has compounded an uncertain global economic outlook. Last week, Newport Beach,...

  • SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Cadence Design Systems Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $49.3 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 28 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $449.7 million.

  • SANTIAGO, Chile— U.S. authorities say Latin America's largest airline has agreed to some $22 million in civil and criminal fines in connection with a scheme to pay bribes to end a labor strike in Argentina a decade ago. Chile- based carrier LATAM will pay $12.75 million to the U.S. Justice Department and $9.4 million including interest to the U.S. Securities and...

  • FREMONT, Calif. _ Electronics for Imaging Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $5.2 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 57 cents per share. Electronics for Imaging shares have dropped roughly 3 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • STAMFORD, Conn. _ Crane Co. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $68.2 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.02 per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $696.3 million.

  • TORONTO _ Brookfield Canada Office Properties on Monday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The Toronto- based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $31.2 million, or 33 cents per share, in the period. The real estate investment trust, based in Toronto, posted revenue of $99 million in the period.

  • Texas Instruments forecast a profit of 81- 91 cents per share and revenue of $3.34 billion- $3.62 billion for the third quarter ending September. Analysts on average were expecting a profit of 81 cents per share and revenue of $3.38 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. The Dallas- based chipmaker's net income rose to $779 million, or 76 cents per share, in...