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Monday, November 24, 2014

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Stocks End Higher with Consumer Discretionaries Leading the S&P

45 minutes ago
U.S. Stocks ended the day higher, with both the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 closing at record highs. by Liz Claman

Wall Street Group Files Lawsuit Over Risk Retention

1 hour 42 minutes ago
A Wall Street trade group is challenging a key plank in the Dodd-Frank financial-reform law that was designed to reduce risky loans. by Liz Claman

Stock ETFs Keep Vacuuming in Assets

2 hours 7 minutes ago
Never mind how U.S. stocks are at all-time highs.

Indiana Supreme Court considers school bus fees, queries extent of free education guarantee

2 hours 22 minutes ago
Indiana Supreme Court justices quizzed lawyers in a case over school busing fees Monday about the limit of the state's constitutional guarantee of a free public education.

Bayer: FDA will speed review, give extra exclusivity for 2 respiratory drugs it's developing

2 hours 22 minutes ago
Two medicines Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. is testing for respiratory disorders will get priority review by U.S. regulators and other benefits under a 2012 program to boost development of new antibiotics.

Casey's General Stores pays $31.5M to fix error in accounting for blended ethanol tax credits

2 hours 36 minutes ago
Convenience store chain Casey's General Stores said Monday it discovered a $30 million error in its income taxes related to tax credits on ethanol that is blended into gasoline.

Rates mixed at weekly auction for US Treasury bills with 3-month bills falling slightly

2 hours 38 minutes ago
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with rates on three-month bills falling to their lowest level in six weeks.

Retail Expectations Give Stocks a Boost

2 hours 44 minutes ago
With falling gas prices and the holiday shopping season ready to kick off on Black Friday, investors were betting on retail.  The major benchmarks all closed higher driven by gains in retail stocks and The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary sector was the day’s best performing sector climbing almost one percent. by Michael Goldstein

Brocade Communications' Profit Tops Expectations, But Shares Fall

2 hours 48 minutes ago
Brocade Communications reported a fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $83.4 million, or 19 cents a share, up from $64.2 million, or 14 cents a share, in the same period a year ago. by Michael Goldstein

Five Prime gets $30M upfront from Bristol-Myers and will study combination cancer treatment

2 hours 51 minutes ago
Five Prime Therapeutics said Monday that it will study a cancer drug regimen that combines one of its drugs with a therapy developed by Bristol-Myers Squibb. by Michael Goldstein

FAA administrator: Full response to Chicago-area control center sabotage requires funding

2 hours 51 minutes ago
The Federal Aviation Administration outlined steps Monday to improve its security and air traffic control backup systems following the sabotage of a suburban Chicago air traffic control center that disrupted travel nationwide — but said widespread upgrades will require money from Congress. by Michael Goldstein

Honda Admits to Under-Reporting U.S. Accidents

2 hours 52 minutes ago
Honda Motor Co failed to notify U.S. safety regulators of 1,729 claims of injuries and deaths related to accidents in its vehicles since 2003, the automaker acknowledged on Monday.

Figures on government spending and debt

2 hours 55 minutes ago
Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). by Michael Goldstein

Regulatory Dump Truck

3 hours ago
Rule makers abhor a vacuum, which is why the neurotic urge to meddle by micro regulating U.S. businesses continues. by Elizabeth MacDonald, Senior Stocks Editor

Honda admits failing to report deaths, injuries to government as required by law

3 hours 8 minutes ago
Honda is admitting that it failed to report more than 1,700 injury and death claims about its vehicles to U.S. safety regulators, a violation of federal law. by Elizabeth MacDonald, Senior Stocks Editor

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