Et Cetera...

-- Japan's Kobe Steel and Alcoa will disband their venture to make aluminum tubes.

-- Prudential reserved another $305 million to cover legal costs from partnership claims.

-- Henry Schacht, who resuscitated Cummins Engine, resigned as its CEO.

-- Caffeine jolt: Coffee prices jumped again, on news of another Brazilian frost.

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