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  • 01/19/2018 16:05:02

    UPDATE 1-Parent company of 7-Eleven agrees to divest some U.S. stores in Sunoco deal

    WASHINGTON, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Seven & i Holdings Co Ltd , the Tokyo-based parent company of the 7-Eleven network of stores, agreed to sell and divest some of its stores in its proposed $3.3 billion acquisition of 1,100 Sunoco LP outlets, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said Friday.

  • 01/19/2018 15:01:58

    Parent company of 7-Eleven agrees to divest some U.S. stores in Sunoco deal

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Seven & i Holdings Co Ltd , the Tokyo-based parent company of the 7-Eleven network of stores, agreed to sell and divest some fuel outlets in its proposed $3.3 billion acquisition of 1,100 Sunoco LP outlets, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said Friday.

  • 01/19/2018 14:03:50

    Fed's Quarles details steps to ease rules from Volcker to stress tests

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A top bank regulator at the U.S. Federal Reserve is planning several imminent changes that Wall Street has wanted involving capital rules, proprietary trading and a process known as "living wills" that aims to prevent taxpayer bailouts.

  • 01/12/2018 09:25:14

    Federal Reserve fines five banks to wrap up mortgage servicing charges

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve fined five large U.S. banks a combined $35.1 million to settle cases of mortgage servicing flaws dating back to 2011.

  • 01/11/2018 16:57:18

    U.S. FCC pauses review of Sinclair's plan to buy Tribune Media Co

    WASHINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission said on Thursday that it was pausing its review of Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc's plan to buy Tribune Media Company.

  • 01/11/2018 14:40:00

    UPDATE 4-U.S. vehicle fuel economy rises to record 24.7 mpg -EPA

    WASHINGTON/DETROIT, Jan 11 (Reuters) - The fuel economy of new U.S. cars and trucks hit a record 24.7 miles per gallon in the 2016 model year, a government report said, even as some automakers had to buy credits to meet federal requirements.

  • 01/10/2018 19:03:16

    U.S. judge denies effort to stop Mulvaney from heading consumer watchdog

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge denied on Wednesday a preliminary injunction sought by the deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau seeking to stop White House budget...

  • 01/10/2018 15:52:59

    Exclusive: Justice Department blindsided banking agency on pot policy flip - sources

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When the U.S. Justice Department said last week it was reversing policy on the $7 billion marijuana business, it failed to first notify federal officials who advise banks in states where the drug is legal, sources in Congress said.

  • 01/08/2018 20:20:37

    UPDATE 2-VTech to settle charges it violated children's privacy-U.S. FTC

    WASHINGTON, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Electronic toymaker VTech has agreed to settle charges it violated a U.S. children's privacy law by collecting personal information without providing sufficient notice of its policies or obtaining verifiable parental consent, the Federal Trade Commission said on Monday.

  • 01/08/2018 10:49:38

    VTech to settle charges it violated children's privacy -U.S. FTC

    WASHINGTON, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Electronic toymaker VTech has agreed to settle charges that the company violated a U.S. children's privacy law by collecting personal information without providing notice or obtaining parental consent, the Federal Trade Commission said on Monday.

  • 01/05/2018 12:56:02

    U.S. job growth cools as labor market nears full employment; wages up

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in December amid a decline in retail employment, but a pick-up in monthly wage gains pointed to labor market strength that could pave the way for the Federal Reserve to increase interest rates in March.

  • 01/05/2018 11:38:47

    WRAPUP 5-U.S. job growth cools as labor market nears full employment; wages up

    WASHINGTON, Jan 5 (Reuters) - U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in December amid a decline in retail employment, but a pick-up in monthly wage gains pointed to labor market strength that could pave the way for the Federal Reserve to increase interest rates in March.

  • 01/05/2018 10:31:00

    Fed's Powell had little enthusiasm for QE3, transcripts show

    SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON, Jan 5 (Reuters) - Jerome Powell, President Donald Trump's pick to lead the U.S. central bank starting next month, backed the Federal Reserve's third bond-buying program only reluctantly, transcripts from the Fed's 2012 policy meetings show.

  • 01/04/2018 22:04:26

    Solid U.S. job growth expected in December; wages seen rising

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. employers likely maintained a brisk pace of hiring in December while increasing wages for workers amid growing confidence in the economy, which could pave the way for the Federal Reserve to increase interest rates in March.

  • 01/04/2018 17:53:11

    CORRECTED-WRAPUP 1-Trump administration drops Obama-era easing of marijuana prosecutions

    WASHINGTON, Jan 4 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday rescinded an Obama administration policy that had eased enforcement of federal marijuana laws in states that legalized the drug, instead giving federal prosecutors wide latitude to pursue criminal charges.

  • 01/04/2018 16:01:00

    WRAPUP 1-Trump administration drops Obama-era easing of marijuana prosecutions

    WASHINGTON, Jan 4 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday rescinded an Obama administration policy that had eased enforcement of federal marijuana laws in states that legalized the drug, instead giving federal prosecutors wide latitude to pursue criminal charges.

  • 01/04/2018 13:31:55

    Federal Reserve seeks to clarify big bank risk management expectations

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve proposed new guidance Thursday that would clarify the regulator's expectations for how senior managers at large banks handle risk at their respective institutions.

  • 01/04/2018 10:04:12

    SEC warns bitcoin, cryptocurrency investors at risk

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission warned Thursday that investors should "exercise caution" with cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, noting state and federal regulators may not be able to recoup any lost investments from illegal actors.

  • 01/04/2018 09:40:08

    UPDATE 2-Trump administration to end Obama-era marijuana policy -source

    WASHINGTON, Jan 4 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department will rescind on Thursday a policy on marijuana that eased enforcement of federal laws as a growing number of states and localities legalized the drug, a source familiar with the matter said.

  • 01/03/2018 12:06:36

    Fed policymakers see future rate rises guided by inflation, fiscal stimulus

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Federal Reserve policymakers showed worry over the fate of currently low inflation and saw recent tax changes as providing a boost to consumer spending, according to the minutes of the U.S. central bank's last policy meeting on Dec. 12-13 released on Wednesday.

  • 12/27/2017 10:27:23

    PotashCorp, Agrium to divest two facilities to win U.S. merger approval

    WASHINGTON, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc and Agrium Inc have agreed to divest two of Agrium's U.S. production facilities to win merger approval from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, the FTC said on Wednesday.

  • 12/22/2017 17:21:18

    Kmart to pay $32 mln to settle drug overbilling allegations

    WASHINGTON, Dec 22 (Reuters) - Kmart Corp, a unit of Sears Holdings Corp, has agreed to pay $32.3 million to settle allegations that its pharmacies failed to report discounted prescription drug prices to federal health programs, the U.S. Justice Department said on Friday.

  • 12/21/2017 09:57:53

    U.S. regulators confirm plans to fine Sinclair $13 million over ads

    WASHINGTON, Dec 21 (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission confirmed Thursday it plans to fine Sinclair Broadcasting Corp $13.38 million after it failed to properly disclose that paid programming that aired on local TV stations was sponsored by a cancer institute.

  • 12/20/2017 16:00:29

    BRIEF-Washington Federal Says When Tax Bill Becomes Law Certain Employees To Get A 5 Pct Hike On Top Of Normal Merit Increase

    * WASHINGTON FEDERAL -WHEN TAX BILL BECOMES LAW, CO EMPLOYEES EARNING LESS THAN $100,000 PER YEAR TO GET A 5% INCREASE ON TOP OF NORMAL MERIT INCREASE Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

  • 12/15/2017 14:19:14

    UPDATE 2-Fed's Quarles to recuse himself from Wells Fargo matters

    WASHINGTON, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Randal Quarles, the top Federal Reserve official tasked with policing Wall Street, said on Friday that he would recuse himself from any matters concerning Wells Fargo & Co, the nation's third largest bank.

  • 12/15/2017 11:30:00

    Fed's Quarles to recuse himself from Wells Fargo matters

    WASHINGTON, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Governor Randal Quarles on Friday said he would recuse himself from any Fed matters concerning Wells Fargo & Co.

  • 12/15/2017 11:01:45

    Exclusive: FCC plans to fine Sinclair $13.3 million over undisclosed commercials

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission plans to fine Sinclair Broadcasting Corp $13.3 million after it failed to properly disclose that paid programming that aired on local TV stations was sponsored by a cancer institute, three people briefed on the matter told Reuters.

  • 12/14/2017 13:16:50

    UPDATE 1-New York state AG to sue over net neutrality reversal

    WASHINGTON, Dec 14 (Reuters) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and at least two other state law enforcement chiefs said on Thursday he would lead a multi-state legal challenge to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission vote to reverse landmark 2015 net neutrality rules.

  • 12/14/2017 11:31:49

    New York state AG to sue over net neutrality reversal

    WASHINGTON, Dec 14 (Reuters) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said on Thursday he would lead a multi-state legal challenge to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission vote to reverse landmark the 2015 net neutrality rules.

  • 12/14/2017 11:25:00

    US Federal Communications Commission votes to repeal net neutrality rules

    WASHINGTON, Dec 14 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines on Thursday to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape.

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