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Don't fret a Fed rate hike?
The Federal Reserve's first interest rate hike in nearly a decade could boost stocks, at least initially, a study says. (AP Photo/J.
Wall Street caps off tough week with a steep loss  Reuters
Employment report sends mixed message  Dallas Morning News
Irish Times  
Eyes on China data, rate meetings
LONDON China's battered stock markets reopen on Monday after a two-day public holiday and before a monthly data dump that could reinforce fears of a hard landing, rattling the global economy.
U.S. stocks drop as jobs report makes Fed decision unclear  Newsday
China's Economy Operating within Appropriate Range  Press Examiner
Bank of America Board Under Fire for Combining Chairman and Chief Jobs
Momentum is building toward forcing Bank of America to undo its decision last year to name the bank's chief executive, Brian T. Moynihan, as chairman as well.
UPDATE 2-ISS urges shareholders vote to strip BofA CEO Moynihan of chairman ...  Reuters
ISS Opposes Bank of America Proposal Allowing Board to Combine Chairman, CEO  Wall Street Journal
Sunnyvale mobile firm in deal
BlackBerry has agreed to buy Good Technology for $425 million, gaining new mobile-device-management customers while removing one of its competitors in that business.
A Few Thoughts On The BlackBerry-Good Technology Deal  TechCrunch
Bits | BlackBerry to Buy Good Technology, Getting Deeper Into Security  New York Times (blog)
Energy company Emera plans to buy Teco Energy for $6.48B
Canadian energy and services company Emera said Friday it will buy Teco Energy, an electric and gas utility that does business in Florida and New Mexico, for about $6.48 billion.
UPDATE 2-Canada's Emera to buy Teco Energy for $6.44 bln to expand in US  Reuters
Emera Makes $6.5 Billion Bet on U.S. Power Markets in Teco Deal  Bloomberg
For Labor Day Drivers, Lowest Gasoline Prices in 11 Years
HOUSTON - Despite the recent tumult in global stock and energy markets, American travelers can count on bargains at the pump this Labor Day weekend, with prices for gasoline at their lowest levels in 11 years.
Gas prices fall as Labor Day approaches  Los Angeles Times
Gas prices at record low for Labor Day weekend  New York Daily News
Jobs growth points to economic resurgence in third quarter
Canada's economy created more jobs than anticipated in August, boosting hopes that the third quarter will return to growth following a technical recession in the first half of the year.
Canada adds jobs in August, but unemployment rate rises  Business Recorder (press release) (blog)
Economy surprises with gain of 12000 jobs in August  Hamilton Spectator
Domhnal Slattery set for €30.8m windfall
Avolon chief executive Domhnal Slattery is set to pocket €30.8m from the sale of the company to China's Bohai Leasing for €2.23bn yesterday.
Bosses land smoothly as Chinese buy Irish aircraft group  The Times (subscription)
Bohai Leasing agrees to acquire Avolon  eTurboNews
McDonald's all-day breakfast might make America's egg shortage worse
Restaurants and food companies have been struggling to get enough eggs following the worst outbreak of bird flu in US history. Photo / Getty.
McDonald's All-Day Breakfast Could Crack Egg Prices  WFMY News 2
McDonald's Revival of All-Day Breakfast Will Worsen the Egg Shortage  Delish
G-20 Dodges Devaluation Dispute as China Preaches Yuan Stability
Group of 20 ministers smoothed tensions over China's August currency devaluation as the nation's central bank suggested the move won't be repeated any time soon.
Communique will not urge Fed against rate hikes - G20 delegate | Reuters  Firstpost
US tells China at G20 to avoid 'competitive devaluation'  Economic Times