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An expert commission will decide on a $10 million compensation claim from former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer and other investors in a mining dispute, under a federal judge's ruling that said the size of the claim was "more than suspect." Schweitzer is a director in Optima Inc., a company with mining claims, or rights, that stand in the way of a silver and copper mine near Libby proposed by Mines Management Inc.
Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 1 p.m.: AT&T Inc. fell $.34 or 1.0 percent, to $34.57.
Shares of some top specialty retail companies are down at 1 p.m.: Autozone Inc. fell $.29 or .1 percent, to $530.38.
Shares of some top staffing companies are down at 1 p.m.: Kelly Services Inc. class A fell $.30 or 1.9 percent, to $15.81.
Shares of some top railroad companies are down at 1 p.m.: CSX fell $.09 or .3 percent, to $30.07.
Shares of some top pharmaceuticals companies are down at 1 p.m.: Baxter International Inc. fell $.54 or .7 percent, to $74.21.
Shares of some top medical devices companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Allergan rose $2.17 or 1.4 percent, to $157.77.
Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 1 p.m.: Dow Chemical Co. fell $.25 or .5 percent, to $51.88.
Europe appears on the brink of another recession.
Money and memorabilia from Johnny Cash's family and friends have helped historians restore a significant part of the Historic Dyess Colony, a government collective built to pull Depression-era families out of poverty.
A woman who drank sweet tea laced with a highly toxic industrial cleaning solution at a Utah restaurant has suffered deep, ulcerated burns in her upper esophagus.
Unemployment across Texas held steady at 5.1 percent in July.
Agricultural equipment maker Deere is announcing it will indefinitely lay off more than 600 employees at four of its factories in the Midwest as demand slumps.
A rare 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO once owned by a famed racing driver and Olympic gold medalist has sold for $34.65 million.
Applied Materials Inc. shares climbed 5%, to $22.21 a share Friday in the wake of the semiconductor equipment maker's better-than-expected fiscal third-quarter earnings results.
Reports of renewed fighting in Ukraine are sending stocks lower in midday trading.
Let’s be honest with ourselves for a bit.
Roche Holding AG is in talks to buy the almost 40 percent stake in Japan's Chugai Pharmaceutical Co Ltd that it does not already own for about $10 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Shares of some top supermarkets companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Kroger rose $.09 or .2 percent, to $50.64.
Shares of some top silver companies are down at 10 a.m.: Hecla Mining Co. fell $.04 or 1.1 percent, to $3.21.