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  • TORONTO, Sept 25- Canada's main stock index rose to a four-month high on Monday as higher oil prices boosted energy shares, while the heavyweight financials group also gained, offsetting declines for industrial and information technology names. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index closed up 62 points, or 0.4 percent, at 15,516.23, its highest...

  • Cunard is planning a fourth ship to join its fleet, according to an announcement Monday from the brand's parent company Carnival Corp.. It will carry 3,000 guests and will be built in Italy by Fincantieri. Once the new vessel joins Cunard's other ships, Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth, it will mark the first time since 1998 that Cunard has four...

  • Sept 25- American International Group Inc said on Monday it will reorganize into three new units and will no longer have separate commercial and consumer businesses, marking the first major strategic move by new Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault. Former CEO Peter Hancock stepped down, citing a lack of confidence from the board and investors.

  • EVERETT, Wash., Sept 25- Qatar Airways Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker said on Monday the carrier plans to expand its fleet, stepping up orders for Boeing Co aircraft and accepting four Airbus aircraft that it had cancelled in July because of delays due to supplier problems. In June, Qatar Airways confirmed an order for 20 Boeing 737 jets and said at the time it was...

  • BERLIN, Sept 25- Thyssenkrupp AG raised almost 1.4 billion euros from institutional investors on Monday in a share sale to bolster its balance sheet ahead of a planned merger with India's Tata Steel. At a price of 24.3 euros, below Monday's closing price of 24.7 euros, the share sale raised 1.38 billion euros, the company said. If approved, the new joint venture would...

  • PATERSON, N.J.— A New Jersey man who won a $338 million Powerball jackpot will be freed from jail while he awaits trial on charges of sexually assaulting a child. A judge issued the ruling Monday during a detention hearing for 49- year-old Pedro Quezada. Quezada will be electronically monitored and confined to his home except for traveling to see his lawyer and his...

  • "Strong demand for our technologies that enable hybrid cloud computing has contributed to accelerated revenue growth in the first half," Red Hat Chief Executive Jim Whitehurst said in a statement. Red Hat raised its full-year revenue forecast to a range of $2.88 billion to $2.90 billion, from $2.79 billion to $2.83 billion. The company raised its adjusted...

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.2381, or 80.77 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Sept 25- The Canadian dollar weakened on Monday against a broadly stronger U.S. dollar as investors positioned themselves ahead of a busy week that includes a speech by Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz on Wednesday and a slew of speeches by U.S. "This week is jam-packed," said Brad Schruder, director of...

  • QATAR AIRWAYS WILL ORDER ALL 60 BOEING 737 AIRPLANES UNDER LETTER OF INTENT LAST YEAR- CEO.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 25- June Ou, chief technology officer of online lender Social Finance Inc and wife of its former CEO Mike Cagney, plans to leave the company, according to a source familiar with the situation. Other senior executives to have recently left SoFi include the former chief financial officer, Nino Fanlo and Michael Tannenbaum, former chief revenue officer.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 25- June Ou, chief technology officer of online lender Social Finance Inc and wife of its former CEO Mike Cagney, plans to leave the company, according to a source familiar with the situation. Other senior executives to have recently left SoFi include the former chief financial officer, Nino Fanlo and Michael Tannenbaum, former chief revenue officer.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 25- June Ou, chief technology officer of online lender Social Finance Inc and wife of its former CEO Mike Cagney, plans to leave the company, according to a source familiar with the situation. Other senior executives to have recently left SoFi include the former chief financial officer, Nino Fanlo and Michael Tannenbaum, former chief revenue officer.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 25- June Ou, chief technology officer of online lender Social Finance Inc and wife of its former CEO Mike Cagney, plans to leave the company, according to a source familiar with the situation. Other senior executives to have recently left SoFi include the former chief financial officer, Nino Fanlo and Michael Tannenbaum, former chief revenue officer.

  • A look at the AP Municipal Bond Index for Monday, Sept. 25:. Yield rose 5 basis points over the last week to 1.53 percent. It was 2 basis points on Sept. 18.

  • MEXICO CITY, Sept 25- Mexico City's infamous traffic jams were back on Monday as offices re-opened after last week's deadly earthquake, but closed schools and clusters of homeless people served as reminders that life in the megalopolis has not yet returned to normal. Others among the 20 million people who live in greater Mexico City were gradually resuming...

  • WASHINGTON— Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 25- Stocks fell on Wall Street and U.S. government bond yields dropped on Monday after North Korea accused the United States of having declared war on the isolated country, while the euro fell after German elections showed support for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party fell to its lowest since 1949.. Separately, Brent oil futures...

  • OTTAWA, Sept 25- The top U.S. negotiator at talks to modernize the NAFTA trade pact on Monday dismissed questions about why his team had so far failed to produce specific proposals on key issues, saying "I don't see a problem." Officials from the United States, Mexico and Canada are in Ottawa for the third of seven planned rounds of talks. Canada's chief negotiator on...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 25- The head of German industrial manufacturer Siemens AG said on Monday that Germany's weekend election, in which the national populist Alternative for Germany party gained seats in the Bundestag, should be met with increased globalism by wealthy democracies. I think especially Germany and its arc of history should have a very clear...

  • Genuine Parts Co., up $5.24 to $93.22. Target Corp., down 44 cents to $58.55. Outfront Media Inc., up $3.22 to $24.26.