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Asia Stocks: Latest Quotes

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:34pm
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) down 2.2% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) down 1.1% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) down 0.8% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) down 1.1% ; Seoul (Kospi) down 0.8%; Taipei (Taiex) down 1.1% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
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Regulators: North Dakota produced record 35 million barrels of oil in August

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:12pm
North Dakota produced a record 35 million barrels of oil in August, according to figures released Wednesday by the state's Industrial Commission.
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Japan Stocks Sell Off After U.S. Rout

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 8:43pm
Japan stocks sold off Thursday morning, after U.S. markets ended sharply lower in a volatile session overnight.
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California regulator removes himself from matters related to PG&E amid emails probe

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 7:16pm
A California Public Utilities Commission member who was involved in secret email exchanges with the state's largest utility has recused himself from several matters related to the company.
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Nielsen says processing problems delay its weekly ratings file

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 7:14pm
The beleaguered Nielsen company says its weekly report on how much television programs are being watched will be delayed until at least Thursday.
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Nevada agency gives green light to Tesla's USA Parkway; project to connect I-80 to US 50

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 7:01pm
Nevada transportation officials are expediting plans to connect Interstate 80 east of Reno to U.S. Highway 50 with the USA Parkway that was part of the deal that landed Tesla's $5 billion battery plant for the area.
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MNsure races to ready its technology systems as Nov. 15 open enrollment date approaches

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:48pm
Officials racing to ready Minnesota's health insurance exchange for open enrollment one month from now said Wednesday it's a high-risk project because of tight timelines but they expect consumers will have a better experience than last year.
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Umpqua posts profit in third quarter, beats on adjusted basis

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:48pm
Umpqua Holdings Corp. (UMPQ) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $59 million.
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Claman on Call: Markets Tank on Global Growth Concerns

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:43pm
Welcome to Claman on Call. The markets might be closed, but FOX Business is always on call.
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Some of Vermont's draft GMO labeling rules released by the Attorney General's office

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:17pm
Some of the proposed rules to govern the labeling of food made with genetically modified organisms, as proposed by the Vermont attorney general's office: — "Clear and conspicuous" means presented in such a manner, given its font, size, color, contrast and proximity to other disclosures on the shelf, bin or package as to be readily noticed and understood by consumers.
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Vermont releases draft GMO labeling rules ahead of public hearings

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:17pm
The Vermont attorney general's office on Wednesday released a draft of the rules it is writing to govern the state's first-in-the-nation law to require the labeling of food made with genetically modified organisms.
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FDA approves first 2 drugs for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a deadly lung disease

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:13pm
The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug treatments for a deadly disease that causes severe lung damage.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest percentage decreases

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:00pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Key Tronic Corp. fell 16.2 percent to $8.46.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest percentage increases

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:00pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Penford Corp. rose 69.2 percent to $18.59.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest percentage increases

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:00pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Swift Energy Co. rose 20.9 percent to $8.57.
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Biotechnology companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:00pm
Shares of some top biotechnology companies were mixed at the close of trading: Amgen Inc. fell $1.30 or 1.0 percent, to $130.90.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest percentage decreases

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:00pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. fell 9.1 percent to $44.50.
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Puget Sound Energy plans big battery to back up power when lines go down for town of Glacier

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:47pm
Puget Sound Energy plans to install four shipping containers housing lithium iron phosphate batteries to keep the power on when lines go down in the Cascade mountains, the utility said.
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Senators ask auto safety agency why it lets car companies limit recalls to certain states

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:46pm
Two U.S. senators are questioning why auto safety regulators are letting car companies recall vehicles only in limited regions when a safety problem could happen anywhere.
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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes did Wednesday

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:17pm
Stocks ended a wild day mostly lower Wednesday as indexes recovered much of an early plunge.
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