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AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 10:36 a.m. EDT

Retailers report strong gains for August, delivering stores a decent back-to-school season

US consumer spending rose 0.4 pct. in July, best showing in 5 months; income up 0.3 pct.

Higher consumer spending, strong August retailer results fail to keep stocks from falling

Applications for US unemployment benefits flat at 374,000, a sign of modest hiring gains

Average US rate on 30-year fixed-rate mortgage falls to 3.59 percent; 15-year to 2.86 percent

Sales of bank-owned homes, properties in foreclosure tumble in 2Q, but fetch higher prices

Fire's gone out: Amazon says Kindle Fire is sold out, has mystery event next week

Barclays appoints Antony Jenkins, head of retail banking, as new CEO

Carlyle Group buying DuPont's performance coatings business for $4.9 billion

Oil prices hover above $95 in Europe as Hurricane Isaac moves inland, US supplies increase

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