PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - Aug 9

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Aug 9 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

- Online lender LendingClub Corp said Monday that its finance chief had resigned to pursue a new opportunity, a management shift that comes three months after the company ousted its founder and CEO.

- A federal appeals court in Manhattan upheld a decision preventing Ecuadorean plaintiffs from enforcing a multibillion-dollar award against Chevron Corp, a significant win for the oil giant in a legal dispute that has lasted decades

- Barclays PLC agreed to pay $100 million to end investigations by 43 states and the District of Columbia into its alleged manipulation of the London interbank offered rate benchmark in the mid-2000s.

- A power outage at Delta Air Lines Inc grounded thousands of passengers world-wide during the height of the summer travel season, wreaking havoc on the carrier's reservations system and drawing attention to antiquated technology that has plagued many airlines.

(Compiled by Abinaya Vijayaraghavan in Bengaluru)