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  • **LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks to parliament's Treasury Committee about the central bank's report on what Brexit might mean for Britain's economy. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams gives opening remarks and participates in panel on local employment and labor force trends in the Second District,...

  • SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 BERN- Speech by Thomas Jordan, chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, on "The Importance of Academic Research and Teaching for Switzerland's Success Model" at Dies Academicus of the University of Bern- 0900 GMT. **BRUSSELS- ECB President Mario Draghi and ECB Executive Board Member Benoit Coeure participate in Eurogroup...

  • *G20 Summit begins, U.S.- China to hold trade talks. Nov 30- U.S. stocks seesawed between slight gains and losses on Friday, as investors kept away from making big bets ahead of a trade meeting between the United States and China that could decide the course of a bitter trade dispute between the two economies. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said he would be...

  • *G20 Summit begins, U.S.- China to hold trade talks. Nov 30- U.S. stocks were trading flat on Friday as investors stayed away from making bets ahead of a much-awaited meeting between the United States and China that could decide the course of a bitter trade dispute between the two economies. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was close to making a deal but was...

  • Honeywell will also relocate the headquarters of its safety and productivity solutions business unit to Charlotte from Fort Mill, South Carolina. "Charlotte is a top-10 destination city in the U.S. that will readily enable us to recruit and retain the world-class talent we will need over the long term," Chief Executive Officer Darius Adamczyk said.

  • Canopy Growth operations in Smiths Falls, Ontario.

    Michigan and New Jersey are on track to become the latest states to legalize recreational marijuana, with some of the lowest marijuana tax rates in the country. Some lawmakers and advocates say the states are leaving money on the table.

  • Nov 30- Honeywell International Inc said on Friday it is relocating its global corporate headquarters to Charlotte, North Carolina. The new headquarters will be close to several of the U.S. industrial conglomerate's businesses in the Southeast of the United States. The company, which makes everything from aircraft engines to catalysts used in petroleum...

  • **NEW YORK- ECB President Mario Draghi participates in the 80th Plenary Meeting of the Group of Thirty hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in New York. The forum is jointly organized by the ECB, the Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in Frankfurt, Germany 1245 GMT. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York releases text of...

  • OTTAWA- Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins and the Maryam Monsef, Canadian minister of Status of Women, will deliver remarks at Museum exhibition preview A Noteworthy Woman, Bank of Canada Museum, Ottawa, ON- 1500 GMT. BRUSSELS- The Vice President of the European Commission Valdis Dombrovskis, responsible for the euro and financial services,...

  • The 34- month long hacking scheme wreaked havoc on hospitals, schools, companies and government agencies, including the cities of Atlanta, Georgia, and Newark, New Jersey, causing over $30 million in losses to victims and allowing the alleged hackers to collect over $6 million in ransom payments. The deployment of the SamSam ransomware represented some of the...

  • The central bank, in a first-ever report devoted to financial stability, said trade tensions, Brexit discussions, trouble in China and emerging markets could rock a U.S. financial system where business credit quality may be "deteriorating." However, markets took heart from White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow's comments on Tuesday that opened the...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 27- Is marijuana a medicine or a vice? Ten U.S. states and the District of Columbia have legalized the recreational use of marijuana for adults over the age of 21, and New Jersey lawmakers on Monday proposed legalizing it. "There's a lot of mixed feelings about cannabis, whereas with tobacco there's a lot of consensus that tobacco is not safe in any amount,"...

  • Nov 26- Relatives of the late conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly on Monday lost their appeal to block a St. Louis, Missouri, craft brewery from trademarking the Schlafly name. In a 3-0 decision, the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Saint Louis Brewery LLC, which was co-founded by Schlafly's nephew Thomas Schlafly, and had applied in 2011 to...

  • Nov 26- Relatives of the late conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly on Monday lost their appeal to block a St. Louis, Missouri, craft brewery from trademarking the Schlafly name. In a 3-0 decision, the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Saint Louis Brewery LLC, which was co-founded by Schlafly's nephew Thomas Schlafly, and had applied in 2011 to...

  • *Wall Street bounces back after selloff. *Euro rises on hopes for resolution of Italy budget woes. NEW YORK, Nov 21- World stock markets rose on Wednesday, with Wall Street tipping higher on gains in technology and energy shares, while oil rebounded from a steep sell-off as U.S. government data pointed to strong demand.

  • *Weak results from Target, Kohl's pressure retail stocks. *Apple drops again, now down over 20 pct since Oct. 3 record. NEW YORK, Nov 20- U.S. stocks sold off for a second day on Tuesday as energy shares dropped with oil prices, and retailers including Target and Kohl's sank after weak earnings and forecasts, fueling worries about economic growth.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 20- U.S. stocks extended their selloff on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a three-week low, as energy shares dropped with oil prices and retailers including Target and Kohl's sank after weak earnings and forecasts. The S&P 500 and Dow slipped into negative territory for the year, and the Nasdaq fell to its lowest level in more than seven months.

  • *Shares of U.S. retailers tumble on weak earnings, outlooks Oil plunges on global economic worries. NEW YORK, Nov 20- World equity markets and oil prices tumbled on Tuesday as worries over economic growth prospects prompted investors to retreat to safe-haven currencies and U.S. "Despite what has been a pretty good earnings season, people are looking ahead to next...

  • *Weak results from Target, Kohl's pressure retail stocks. NEW YORK, Nov 20- U.S. stocks extended their recent selloff on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a three-week low, as energy shares dropped with oil prices and retailers including Target and Kohl's sank after weak earnings and forecasts. "Despite what has been a pretty good earnings season, people are looking...

  • MONTREAL, Nov 20- Canada's Bombardier Inc is the front-runner to win a New Jersey Transit rail car contract, two sources familiar with the matter said, in a boost for the plane-and-train-maker's North American business which has wrestled with delivery delays and has lost orders to rivals. Bombardier Transportation spokesman Eric Prud' Homme declined by email...