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  • NEW YORK, Oct 7- Two public school districts on Monday sued Juul Labs Inc, accusing the company of endangering their students and draining their resources by marketing its addictive e-cigarettes to teenagers. The St. Charles, Missouri, and Olathe, Kansas, public school systems appeared to be the first school districts to join the rising wave of litigation against...

  • FRANKFURT, Oct 6- A pending U.S. lawsuit over claims related to Bayer's glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup has been delayed, the company said on Sunday, with a court status conference in February, 2020.. The lawsuit is the latest of several to be delayed as mediator Ken Feinberg tries to negotiate a settlement between the company and U.S. plaintiffs after a...

  • FRANKFURT, Oct 6- A pending U.S. lawsuit over claims related to Bayer's glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup has been delayed, the company said on Sunday, with a new court date set for February, 2020.. The lawsuit is the latest of several to be delayed as mediator Ken Feinberg tries to negotiate a settlement between the company and U.S. plaintiffs after a California...

  • FRANKFURT, Oct 6- A pending U.S. lawsuit over claims related to Bayer's glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup has been delayed, the company said on Sunday. Monsanto in St. Louis City has been postponed, and the parties will work with the court to determine a new date, "Bayer said in a statement. The lawsuit is the latest of several to be delayed as mediator Ken Feinberg...

  • ST. LOUIS, Oct 2- In 11 years as head of the St. Louis Federal Reserve, James Bullard has found himself on most sides of the big debates inside the U.S. central bank. Trump has announced plans to appoint one of Bullard's top staffers to the Fed's Board of Governors, an economist who shares at least some of his boss's views.

  • Sept 6- U.S. stocks were set to open higher on Friday as China rolled out a stimulus plan to shore up its flagging economy and weak jobs data cemented expectations of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month. China's central bank said it would reduce the amount of cash that banks must hold as reserves, releasing a total of 900 billion yuan in...

  • NEW YORK/ TORONTO, Sept 4- Slowing global economies, the escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing and a warning sign of recession flashing in the U.S. Treasury market have all fed expectations the Federal Reserve is poised to lower rates at the close of its Sept. 17-18 meeting. John Williams, president of the hugely influential New York Federal Reserve,...

  • ST. LOUIS/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 3- The Federal Reserve should use its meeting in two weeks to aggressively cut interest rates, one U.S. central banker said on Tuesday. Louis Fed President James Bullard, who called for a half-a-percentage-point rate cut, and Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren, who saw no immediate need for any move- show the tight spot Fed Chair Jerome...

  • James Bullard

    St. Louis Fed President James Bullard joins CNBC's Steve Liesman at the Jackson Hole Fed summit to discuss monetary policy, the yield curve, trade and more.

  • St. Louis Fed President James Bullard told CNBC's Steve Liesman that he likes the idea of an insurance cut from the Federal Reserve.

  • St. Louis Fed President James Bullard told CNBC's Steve Liesman that the central bank should continue to ease monetary policy because of the recession signal being flashed by the bond market.

  • ST. LOUIS FEDERAL RESERVE PRESIDENT JAMES BULLARD SAYS LOWER RATES WOULD HELP HIT INFLATION TARGET- CNBC INTERVIEW.

  • Aug 20- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd on Tuesday made its generic version of Mylan's EpiPen for young children available in most retail pharmacies at $300 for a 2- pack. U.S.-listed shares of the Israel- based company rose 4.9% to $7 in afternoon trading. Raymond James analyst Elliot Wilbur estimates the current U.S. epinephrine market is worth about $700...

  • *Bayer floated $6- $8 bln settlement- report. NEW YORK/ FRANKFURT, Aug 9- Bayer AG has not offered to pay billions of dollars to settle claims in the United States related to the Roundup herbicide, mediator Ken Feinberg said, dismissing a report to that effect which drove its shares as much as 11% higher. Bayer, which acquired Roundup and other glyphosate-based...

  • *Bayer floated $6- $8 bln settlement- report. FRANKFURT, Aug 9- Bayer AG has not offered to pay billions of dollars to settle claims in the United States related to the Roundup herbicide, mediator Ken Feinberg said, after a report of such a settlement had driven shares as much as 11% higher. Bayer, which acquired Roundup and other glyphosate-based weedkillers as part...

  • *Bayer floated $6- $8 bln settlement- report. FRANKFURT, Aug 9- Bayer shares soared as much as 11% on Friday on a report that the German company has proposed to pay up to $8 billion to settle more than 18,000 U.S. lawsuits related to its weedkiller Roundup. The stock was on track for its best single-day gain in a decade as traders said the settlement report from Bloomberg...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 8- U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of the Farm Belt, according to banker surveys released on Thursday by the Federal Reserve Banks of St. Louis and Kansas City. Louis Fed said the second quarter marked the 22nd consecutive quarter for farm...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 8- U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of the Farm Belt, according to a banker survey released on Thursday by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. The floods added more pain on farmers who have also been hurt by low crop prices and the trade war between Washington and...

  • James Bullard

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on St. Louis Fed Reserve President James Bullard recent comments regarding U.S. monetary policy.

  • Restaurant Brands, which also owns coffee-and-donut chain Tim Hortons and fast-food restaurant chain Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, said Burger King was seeing strength outside of the United States, particularly in China, India, Brazil and Spain. Tim Hortons also serves breakfast sandwiches made with faux-meat burger maker Beyond Meat Inc's Beyond Sausage in...