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  • The court, in a 8-0 decision written by Chief Justice John Roberts, threw out a 2016 ruling by the New Orleans- based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that had favored the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, finding the lower court gave the government too much leeway. Weyerhaeuser harvests timber on the Louisiana land in question and was backed in the case by fellow...

  • The court, in a 8-0 decision, threw out a 2016 ruling by the New Orleans- based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that had favored the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and sent the case back to the lower court to reconsider. Weyerhaeuser harvests timber on the Louisiana land in question and was backed in the case by business groups including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

  • FRANKFURT, Nov 26- FiatChrysler's late Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne argued for deeper auto industry consolidation in an April 2015 presentation which said 50 percent of carmakers' research and development investments were being wasted on duplicate efforts. February 2018- Geely's chairman Li Shufu reveals he has bought a 9.69 percent stake in...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 19- U.S. stocks dropped and the Nasdaq fell 3 percent on Monday as investors dumped Apple, internet and other technology shares, further shaking confidence in a group of stocks that has propelled the long bull market. Conflicting signals over the state of play between the United States and China on their trade dispute added to caution in the market.

  • *Boeing drags Dow lower on Lion Air concerns. NEW YORK, Nov 13- Wall Street struggled for momentum on Tuesday, giving up early gains as a rebound in technology stocks and renewed hope for progress in trade talks were offset by drops in Boeing and energy stocks. Boeing Co reported a 37 percent increase in 737 deliveries in October but shares fell on concerns related to...

  • *U.S. crude drops to lowest level in a year. NEW YORK, Nov 13- Wall Street stock prices shed earlier gains on Tuesday while oil prices plunged on persistent concerns of weakening global demand. President Donald Trump put pressure on OPEC not to cut supply to prop up prices.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 7- Ryanair Holdings Plc and longtime Chief Executive Michael O'Leary have been sued in New York by a shareholder that said Europe's largest airline defrauded investors and inflated its share price by overstating its ability to manage labor relations and keep costs down. The complaint was filed on Tuesday night in the U.S. District Court in...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 7- Ryanair Holdings Plc and longtime Chief Executive Michael O'Leary have been sued in New York by a shareholder that said Europe's largest airline defrauded investors and inflated its share price by overstating its ability to manage labor relations and keep costs down. The complaint was filed on Tuesday night in the U.S. District Court in...

  • *Amazon tumbles on weak results, forecasts. *Q3 GDP growth slows less than expected. NEW YORK, Oct 26- U.S. stocks were lower on Friday afternoon following a slew of high-profile earnings disappointments, but indexes were off the day's lows and the S&P 500 eased off correction levels.

  • *Wall Street off session lows; Alphabet pares losses. NEW YORK, Oct 26- Stock markets around the world fell on Friday on track for the longest weekly losing streak since 2013 while U.S. Wall Street fell after earnings reports from Amazon.com and Alphabet rekindled a rush to dump technology and high-growth stocks, but indexes were off earlier lows.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 26- Worries over global oil pricing and pipeline constraints are hanging over the energy sector as U.S. companies begin to report quarterly results, with many producers' shares trading lower on the year. But now oil prices are headed for their third straight weekly decline, extending a slide on concerns that slower global economic growth and the...

  • PORT ST. JOE, Fla., Oct 11- Dazed Florida residents picked through the wreckage left by Hurricane Michael on Thursday after the near-record-force storm tore apart coastal towns and was blamed for seven deaths. Michael smashed into Florida's northwest coast near the small town of Mexico Beach on Wednesday with screeching 155 mile per hour winds, pushing a wall of...

  • Southeast were without power on Thursday, according to local power companies, as the remnants of Hurricane Michael headed northeast over North Carolina after battering the Florida Panhandle. That is down from a total of more than 1.2 million customers affected by Michael, as utilities in Florida, Alabama and Georgia restored service while the number of...

  • PORT ST. JOE, Fla., Oct 11- Hurricane Michael's violence was visible on Thursday in shattered Florida coastal towns, where rows of homes were ripped from foundations and roofs were torn off schools by the near-record-force storm blamed for seven deaths. Michael smashed into Florida's northwest coast near the small town of Mexico Beach on Wednesday with...

  • Michael smashed into Florida's northwest coast near the small town of Mexico Beach on Wednesday with screeching 155 mile per hour winds, pushing a wall of seawater inland. It was so scary youd poo yourself, said retiree Tom Garcia, 60, who was trapped inside his Mexico Beach home as water poured in to waist height. Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center in hard-hit...

  • Southeast were without power on Thursday, according to local power companies, as the remnants of Hurricane Michael headed northeast over North Carolina after battering the Florida Panhandle. That is down from a total of more than 1.2 million customers affected by Michael, as utilities in Florida, Alabama and Georgia restored service, while the number of...

  • Michael smashed into Florida's northwest coast near the small town of Mexico Beach on Wednesday with screeching 155 mile per hour winds, pushing a wall of seawater inland. Linda Burton returned to Parker, a town of about 4,300 northwest of Mexico Beach, from a storm haven in Alabama to find her motorhome had been destroyed by falling trees. Video shot by CNN from a...

  • Michael smashed into Florida's northwest coast near the small town of Mexico Beach on Wednesday with screeching 155 mile per hour winds, pushing a wall of seawater inland. Michael killed at least two people- a man who died when a tree toppled onto his house in Florida and a girl who died when debris fell into a home in Georgia, officials and local media said.

  • HOUSTON, Oct 11- Major oil producers and drillers, including Chevron Corp and BP Plc, on Thursday began returning crews to more than 90 offshore facilities in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico that were evacuated this week as Hurricane Michael moved through the Gulf. Production shut-ins that had temporarily halted 42 percent of Gulf oil output and nearly a third of natural...

  • PANAMA CITY, Fla., Oct 11- Florida's Panhandle took stock on Thursday of the hammering destruction wrought by Hurricane Michael, with homes obliterated or reduced to rubble and power lines and trees ripped up by the third most powerful storm ever to strike the U.S. mainland. Michael, now weakened to a tropical storm as it doused Georgia and the Carolinas with...