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  • MINNEAPOLIS— Enbridge Energy disputed a state agency's recommendation against the company's proposal for replacing its aging Line 3 oil pipeline across northern Minnesota, insisting in filings Wednesday that the project is needed to ensure adequate crude supplies for Minnesota and other Midwestern refineries for decades to come.

  • MADISON, Wis.— A Foxconn Medical Group official says no decision will be made on whether the electronics giant will open a secondary facility in Wisconsin until next year. He tells the Wisconsin State Journal in a story published Wednesday that the Madison and Milwaukee areas are leading contenders for a medical-related facility, should Foxconn decide to open...

  • KALMAR, Sweden- Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley of Riksbank is giving a presentation on how Sweden is affected by developments abroad at the Baltic Sea Region and China Day 2017 conference hosted by Linnaeus University 0800 GMT. STOCKHOLM- First Deputy Governor Kerstin af Jochnick of Riksbank is participating in Samhällsbyggnadsdagarna and giving her...

  • KALMAR, Sweden- Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley of Riksbank is giving a presentation on how Sweden is affected by developments abroad at the Baltic Sea Region and China Day 2017 conference hosted by Linnaeus University 0800 GMT. STOCKHOLM- First Deputy Governor Kerstin af Jochnick of Riksbank is participating in Samhällsbyggnadsdagarna and giving her...

  • Oct 10- Insurer Molina Healthcare Inc on Tuesday named Joseph Zubretsky as president and chief executive, effective Nov. 6, amidst a restructuring drive at the company. J. Mario Molina and Chief Financial Officer John Molina, sons of the small health insurer's founder. White's brief tenure at the helm saw Molina embark on a restructuring drive, announce an exit...

  • MADISON, Wis.— Republican lawmakers made the case Tuesday for a bill that would allow Wisconsin farmers to grow hemp, stressing that the plant shouldn't be confused with marijuana and that farmers should be given the option to raise another profitable crop. Wisconsin was once one of the nation's top hemp producers. At least 30 states, including neighboring...

  • CALIFORNIA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated Q&A session before the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Associates Meeting, in Stanford, California 0000 GMT. KALMAR, Sweden- Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley of Riksbank is giving a presentation on how Sweden is affected by...

  • CALIFORNIA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated Q&A session before the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Associates Meeting, in Stanford, California 0000 GMT. KALMAR, Sweden- Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley of Riksbank is giving a presentation on how Sweden is affected by...

  • **LUXEMBOURG- ECB President Mario Draghi and board member Benoit Coeure participate in Eurogroup meeting in Luxembourg. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10 WASHINGTON- Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A Wilkins will give panel remarks at International Monetary Fund, Washington- 1800 GMT. CALIFORNIA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert...

  • **LUXEMBOURG- ECB President Mario Draghi and board member Benoit Coeure participate in Eurogroup meeting in Luxembourg. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10 WASHINGTON- Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A Wilkins will give panel remarks at International Monetary Fund, Washington- 1800 GMT. CALIFORNIA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert...

  • BILOXI, Miss., Oct 8- Hurricane Nate weakened to a tropical depression on Sunday after coming ashore in Mississippi, flooding roads and buildings but sparing the state from catastrophic damages. Maximum sustained winds from Nate, the fourth major storm to hit the United States in less than two months, dropped to 35 miles as it moved northeast into Alabama,...

  • BILOXI, Miss., Oct 8- Hurricane Nate weakened to a tropical depression on Sunday after coming ashore in Mississippi as the fourth hurricane to hit the United States this year, flooding roads and buildings but sparing the state from catastrophic damages. As the storm moved northeast into Alabama, Nate's maximum sustained winds dropped to 35 miles per hour,...

  • BILOXI, Miss., Oct 8- Tropical Storm Nate rapidly weakened to become a tropical depression over Alabama on Sunday, although the fast-moving former hurricane left roads and buildings flooded in Mississippi after coming ashore there. Nate's maximum sustained winds dropped to 35 miles per hour as it moved northeast into Alabama, prompting the National Hurricane...

  • NEW ORLEANS, Oct 8- Tropical Storm Nate rapidly weakened as it moved over Alabama on Sunday, although the fast-moving former hurricane rattled the doors of Biloxi's casinos and left gambling floors and highways in the region flooded after making its landfall in Mississippi. Its maximum sustained winds dropped to 45 miles per hour as it moved northeast into...

  • NEW ORLEANS, Oct 8- Tropical Storm Nate swept ashore in Mississippi on Sunday with strong winds rattling the doors of Biloxi's many casinos and lashing rain flooding the gambling floors and surrounding highways, although the fast-moving former hurricane was expected to rapidly weaken as it moved inland. The storm's center will move inland over Mississippi...

  • NEW ORLEANS, Oct 8- Tropical Storm Nate slammed into the Mississippi coast on Sunday with powerful winds and torrential rains that flooded streets and highways throughout the region as the fast-moving former hurricane was expected to rapidly weaken as it moved inland. The storm's center will move inland over Mississippi and across the deep south, Tennessee...

  • NEW ORLEANS, Oct 8- Hurricane Nate slammed into the Mississippi coast on Sunday with destructive winds and torrential rains that flooded streets and highways throughout the region as the fast-moving Category 1 storm made landfall. The fourth major storm to strike the United States in less than two months, Nate killed at least 30 people in Central America...

  • Nate, the fourth major storm to strike the United States in less than two months, killed at least 30 people in Central America before entering the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico and bearing down on the U.S. The National Hurricane Center downgraded its warning for New Orleans to a tropical storm. But Nate was expected to regain some strength and make a second...

  • NEW ORLEANS, Oct 7- Hurricane Nate made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River as a Category 1 storm packing winds of 85 miles per hour on Saturday night, threatening parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama with torrential rain and potential flooding. Nate, the fourth major storm to strike the United States in less than two months, killed at least 30...

  • NEW ORLEANS, Oct 7- Hurricane Nate made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River as a Category 1 storm with winds of 85 miles per hour on Saturday evening, threatening parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama with torrential rain and potential flooding. "While it appears we're being spared... our hearts go out to Mississippi," said Amos Cormier, president of...