Et Cetera...

-- Bankers Trust countersued Procter & Gamble, seeking $22 million in damages.

-- American Express' bank will pay $50 million to settle money-laundering charges.

-- Former Novell chairman Raymond Noorda quit the board earlier than expected.

-- Zirconium close-out: Lacking investors, Fingerhut cancelled its Shopping Network.

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