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  • This picture taken on July 4, 2017 and released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on July 5, 2017 shows the successful test-fire of the intercontinental ballistic missile Hwasong-14 at an undisclosed location.

    Preliminary data from the launch reveals at least half the continental U.S. is in range of the missile tested Friday, defense experts say.

  • Most of that will be spent in North Dakota, though some will be used in the company's Colorado operations. Fellow North Dakota producer Hess Corp slashed its 2017 spending earlier on Wednesday. Whiting posted a net loss of $66 million, or 18 cents per share, compared to a net loss of $301 million, or $1.33 per share, in the year-ago period.

  • LOS ANGELES, July 25- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's profit more than doubled on stronger sales, fewer giveaways and lower labor costs as the burrito seller tries to win back customers after food safety lapses tarnished its brand. The company's shares rose nearly 3 percent in after-hours trading on Tuesday, a turnaround from last week when the Denver- based chain...

  • LOS ANGELES, July 25- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's profit more than doubled in the latest second quarter, sending shares of the burrito seller up more than 2 percent in after-hours trading on Tuesday. Net income for the quarter was $66.7 million, or $2.32 per diluted share, compared with the year earlier profit of $25.6 million, or 87 cents per diluted share.

  • July 24- QEP Resources Inc said it would sell its natural gas assets in Wyoming to privately held Pinedale Energy Partners LLC for about $740 million, as the U.S. oil and gas producer focuses on liquids-rich, higher-margin assets. In a separate transaction, QEP closed the sale of certain non-core natural gas assets in southern Wyoming for $37.5 million.

  • WASHINGTON, July 24- U.S. home resales fell more than expected in June as a dearth of properties amid strong demand pushed prices to a record high, keeping first-time buyers on the sidelines. "The fact that demand is so high is actually a good sign of economic health," said Svenja Gudell, chief economist at Zillow. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday...

  • WASHINGTON, July 24- U.S. home resales volumes fell more than expected in June as a dearth of properties pushed house prices to a record high. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday existing home sales dropped 1.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.52 million units last month. Sales were up 0.7 percent from June 2016.

  • 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...

  • NEW YORK, July 14- Growth fund managers who have long held shares in Tesla Inc said they were still confident in the electric car maker even after production problems sent the stock diving more than 15 percent from its all-time high. Fund managers from Janus Henderson, Baron, and Tanaka said they still believed in Tesla, whose pricey valuation and 51 percent gain...

  • But for U.S. farmers the 23- year old pact secures access to stable, lucrative markets in Mexico and Canada that now account for over a quarter of U.S. farm exports. Another concern is that the mere uncertainty of open-ended trade talks could drive Mexico to alternative suppliers of grains, dairy products, beef and pork. Mexico became even more crucial after...

  • NEW YORK- Simon Potter, executive vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, speaks on "The Foreign Exchange Global Code" before the 14th Annual FX Week USA Conference, in New York 1345 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen delivers semi-annual monetary policy testimony before the House Financial Services Committee- 1400 GMT.

  • NEW YORK- Simon Potter, executive vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, speaks on "The Foreign Exchange Global Code" before the 14th Annual FX Week USA Conference, in New York 1345 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen delivers semi-annual monetary policy testimony before the House Financial Services Committee- 1400 GMT.

  • **ABERDEEN, Scotland- Benjamin Broadbent, Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy at the Bank of England, will give speech at the Scottish Council for Development and Industry during a regional visit to Aberdeen 1100 GMT. **LONDON- Andy Haldane, Chief Economist and the Executive Director of Monetary Analysis and Statistics at the Bank of England, will give speech as...

  • **ABERDEEN, Scotland- Benjamin Broadbent, Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy at the Bank of England, will give speech at the Scottish Council for Development and Industry during a regional visit to Aberdeen 1100 GMT. **LONDON- Andy Haldane, Chief Economist and the Executive Director of Monetary Analysis and Statistics at the Bank of England, will give speech as...

  • **BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board member Benoit Ceure and Chair of the Supervisory Board at ECB Daniele Nouy will participate in Eurogroup meeting. **BRUSSELS EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council meeting. **BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board member Vitor Constancio will participate in ECOFIN meeting in Brussels.

  • **BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board member Benoit Ceure and Chair of the Supervisory Board at ECB Daniele Nouy will participate in Eurogroup meeting. **BRUSSELS EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council meeting. **BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board member Vitor Constancio will participate in ECOFIN meeting in Brussels.

  • SATURDAY, JULY 8 AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France- France's yearly business conference in Aix will gather CAC 40 executives, Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire, investors and economists, among others. AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France- Bank of England rate-setter Jon Cunliffe speaks at a panel during a seminar. **BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board member Benoit Ceure and Chair of...

  • SATURDAY, JULY 8 AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France- France's yearly business conference in Aix will gather CAC 40 executives, Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire, investors and economists, among others. AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France- Bank of England rate-setter Jon Cunliffe speaks at a panel during a seminar. **BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board member Benoit Ceure and Chair of...

  • **LONDON- Ukraine Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, Finance Minister Oleksandr Danylyuk and Central Bank Deputy Governor Dmitry Sologub to speak at London conference- 0800 GMT. **HAMBURG, Germany- European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker hold joint news conference at start of G20 summit- 0700 GMT.

  • **LONDON- Ukraine Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, Finance Minister Oleksandr Danylyuk and Central Bank Deputy Governor Dmitry Sologub to speak at London conference- 0800 GMT. **HAMBURG, Germany- European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker hold joint news conference at start of G20 summit- 0700 GMT.