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Australian casino staff detained in Chinese gambling probe

It is not clear whether any charges have been laid or why the employees are being questioned. A similar brush with police prompted Las Vegas casino giant MGM to quietly shut its marketing office in mainland China several years earlier. But the compan...

Wall St, Europe fall on weak Chinese trade data

USA stock futures were down sharply, with the Dow Jones mini down 0.61, the S&P 500 mini down 0.67% and the Nasdaq 100 mini down 0.68%. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 20 points, or 0.9 percent, to 2,119. The global dollar index rose to 97...

Clinton hits Trump over comments on women ahead of vice presidential debate

Appearing on CNN after Tuesday night's vice-presidential debate, Dana Bash grilled Trump on whether his dad has actually paid federal income taxes. The short version of the likely scheme: His lawyers figured out how to claim about $1 billion in net...

We must have a say on Brexit strategy, Tory rebels demand

May promised to invoke Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty - the official mechanism to leave the European Union - by the end of March 2017, before a two-year period of negotiations follow. was frankly completely wrong", May said when asked by a Labour la...

Changes To Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR) Target Prices

The investment management firm now holds a total of 179,177 shares of General Electric Company which is valued at $5,181,799.General Electric Company makes up approximately 2.39% of Chicago Trust Co Na's portfolio. During the same quarter past year, ...

Winter Heating Costs Likely To Increase

The increase is tied to both higher natural gas prices and forecasts that the weather will be more typical than previous year, the agency said. For Midwesterners who heat with natural gas, the department is predicting a 30 percent rise in costs as ...

Tostee pleads not guilty, trial continues today

A murder trial has heard the final moments of a woman's life before she fell 14 floors to her death during a first date. The newly revealed photographs of the Lower Hutt 26-year-old and her date Gable Tostee were released by Brisbane Supreme Co...

Deutsche Bank strikes deal on further 1000 job cuts in Germany

Just as Deutsche Bank's stock seemed to rebound after months of decline amid intense regulatory scrutiny, the 146-year old financial institution announced it plans to lay off 1,000 employees in Germany. This latest move is one of several ideas be...

Facebook gets £11.3-mn United Kingdom tax credit under new accounting rules

As part of its ongoing efforts to reduce the negative perception stemming from campaigners, Facebook agreed earlier this year to book sales to major United Kingdom advertisers in Britain rather than Ireland meaning it will pay tax in the United Kin...

Hillary Clinton Says Donald Trump Was 'Unsettled' by Mark Cuban at Debate

Clinton a 49-to-44-point lead in a head-to-head match-up with Mr. Trump. The news agency reported 31 per cent of likely voters said the debate improved Clinton's bid for the White House while 16 per cent said the debate helped Trump's run.

Mauricio Pochettino is one of the best - Pep Guardiola

Fernandinho says Guardiola is the inspiration behind City's flying start to the season with six straight wins - and a magnificent seventh sought at White Hart Lane today. "It's only the beginning, but we know three points is already important to redu...

Trump's 1995 tax records suggest no taxes paid for years

The filings show a net loss of $915,729,293 in federal taxable income for the year. Without seeing his actual tax returns, it's impossible to say what Trump's tax burden has been in recent years, or how long he was able to use that $916 million...

Lady Gaga picks dive bars over arenas to introduce album

The tour, sponsored by Bud Light, will see Gaga in more intimate venues as opposed to packed arenas, and be streamed on Bud Light's Facebook Live feed. Gaga, 30, also revealed the record helped her to "figure out" numerous relationships in her life...

Alabama justice 'urged defiance, not compliance' on marriage

Wednesday's trial - in which the Court of the Judiciary is likely to decide whether to censure or remove Moore from the bench - marks the end of almost two years worth of repeated clashes between the state and federal judiciary over whether same-sex ...

Commerzbank Plans 9600 Job Cuts in Biggest Overhaul Since Bailout

Germany's second biggest lender said in a statement it expected restructuring costs of €1.1 billion ($1.2 billion) as it combines business segments and cuts costs to offset the drag from low loan demand and negative European Central Bank interest r...

Group claims to make affordable EpiPen after surge in pricing

Patients also need to consider that if they don't store the product in a cool, dark place, it could go bad even before the expiration date, he noted. One geriatrician said he has patients who are on it with prescriptions from their allergists, who ...

Oil climbs as Venezuela sees output deal, Libya suffers clashes

OPEC plans to hold informal talks with competitor Russian Federation in Algiers, fanning speculation that producers may agree on an output cap to shore up prices. International Brent crude futures were at $46.47 per barrel, up 59 cents, or 1.3%, from...

Snapchat Spectacles: The sunglasses that let you snap without your phone

The move could be seen as a response to the recent decision by the rival app Instagram to launch Stories - short videos akin to those that can be posted on Snapchat . Of course the Spectacles can be connected to your smartphone so that you can ins...

Oil Futures Sustain Inventories-Led Gains Ahead Of EIA Data

Another big driver for rising oil prices was American Petroleum Institute data showing a 7.5 million barrel decline in United States crude stockpiles to 507.2 million barrels. Last week, benchmark Brent crude hit a two-week low and U.S. light crude f...

Norwegian Tesla owners sue vehicle maker in horsepower dispute

According to CEO Elon Musk, we won't be waiting long. The driver's family claim the vehicle was using Tesla's Autopilot technology at the time of the crash, although Tesla dispute this and insist the crash was not due to a technology failure.

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Walmart Black Friday 2017 ad leaked

Walmart's Black Friday deals will begin on Thanksgiving. Black Friday ad not online yet. Want to see other Black Friday deals? There's one big benefit to Best Buy's offe...

European Commission raises GDP growth forecasts

The EU economy as a whole is also forecast to beat expectations and reach robust growth rates of 2.3 pct this year (up from growth forecasts of 1.9 pct in the spring). "The governm...

Ford recalls 1.3M F-150, Super Duty trucks in North America

A frozen latch found in these vehicles may cause doors to not open or close correctly. Reuters reported that Ford has recalled over 5 million vehicles since 2016 that had issu...

Spurs sign LaMarcus Aldridge to three-year, $72.3 million extension

The kinks the two sides have been trying to work through had league observers believing Aldridge might not be long for San Antonio . He came from Portland, where he had spent ye...

Is Buying Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Here Good Idea?

Bank of America said the slowdown was "driven by less favorable market conditions across credit-related products, as well as lower volatility in rates products". Stockholders of re...

Retail inflation at 3.28% in September

According to preliminary data released by the Central Statistics Office on Thursday, the consumer price index ( CPI ) increased 3.28 per cent year on year against the August number...

US Academic Richard Thaler Wins Nobel Economics Prize

In fact, he co-authored a book, Nudge , Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness, which became a best-seller . "People make a lot of mistakes in important decisions...

Former UK PM would be questioned over rape

But it does not reach a conclusion on whether the allegations were in fact true. The investigation dealt with 42 claims in total. . He is also being looked at by Operation Whi...

Tata wins bid to make electric cars for Indian government

But GM said its promise takes this commitment a step further, NBC News reported. General Motors plans two all-new electric vehicles for release in the next 18 months, the fir...

Air France flight makes emergency landing after engine blowout

Passengers were horrified when the engine fell apart following a "loud thud" and "vibration". Air France confirmed the incident but offered few details, saying passengers were ...

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Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts — Paul George

Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts — Paul George

Until Durant's free-agency flight to Golden State previous year , he and Westbrook were OKC teammates for eight seasons. It just so happens that reigning MVP and Thunder guar...

Volkswagen to take €2.5bn hit from emissions scandal

Volkswagen to take €2.5bn hit from emissions scandal

Munich prosecutors have named the person taken into custody as Wolfgang Hatz, former board member at VW unit Porsche . So the brands lose a champion on that front, while other hig...

Uber's New 'Good Cop' Tack Will Face Test in City Tussles

Uber's New 'Good Cop' Tack Will Face Test in City Tussles

The mayor of London , Sadiq Khan , who had initially accused Uber of responding to the decision with aggressive threats, said he welcomed the apology and supported the idea o...

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Record-breaking numbers have now signed a petition calling for Transport for London to reverse its decision to strip Uber's licence in the capital. He further tweeted an ap...

Asian Shares Mostly Lower As Fed Turns Hawkish

The Fed statement on the unanimous decision following its two-day policy meeting was little changed from previous statements, reaffirming that officials expect the economic recov...