AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:15 P.m. EST

China's March imports rise 14.1 percent in positive sign for recovery; exports up 10 percent Penney's new CEO Mike Ullman faces tough challenges as he takes the reins again Ron Johnson just the latest major CEO flameout Stocks of basic material companies rise along with surging commodities prices; Dow hits record US companies are posting more job openings but remain slow to fill them Rogue partner at KPMG forces firm to resign as auditor for Herbalife, Skechers Latest Microsoft ads, regulatory assault on Google underscores shift in competitive landscape Unhappy Dell shareholder urges company's board to scrap $24.4B deal, pursue alternate bids Jury orders HMO to pay $500M in punitive damages to 3 plaintiffs in Las Vegas hepatitis C case Survey: Small business optimism fell in March as owners worried about sales, economy

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