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AP Top Extended Financial Headlines at 5:49 p.m. EDT

Structure of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is unconstitutional, appeals court rules

Samsung Electronics said Tuesday that it is discontinuing production of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones permanently, a day after stopping global sales of the ill-fated devices

The Supreme Court is raising serious doubts about a $399 million judgment against smartphone maker Samsung for illegally copying parts of the patented design of Apple’s iPhone

A batch of disappointing company earnings news helped put investors in a selling mood, pulling U.S. stocks sharply lower

American Airlines says the bacteria that cause Legionnaires’ disease have been detected in water at four maintenance hangars in Texas

With the fall of the pound, UK consumers are likely to be in for a shock

Alcoa’s 3rd-quarter results fell short of Wall Street’s expectations

Energy group says OPEC production is at record levels, showing difficulty of reducing output

These are edgy times for big multinationals that do business in Europe and America, with a series of heavy financial penalties and enforcement actions hitting several of the biggest payers, and with yet more to come

The U.N. health agency has recommended that countries use tax policy to increase the price of sugary drinks like soft drinks, sport drinks and even 100 per cent fruit juices as a way to fight obesity, diabetes and tooth decay