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Tesla EV sales boom in Singapore, pushing rivals
Tesla EV sales boom in Singapore, pushing rivals' models off the streets
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 05:49:54Z

In wealthy Singapore, where new vehicle registration is tightly controlled to manage the city state's traffic and pollution, Tesla Inc is having a moment...

China petrol stations ration fuel due to diesel shortage
China petrol stations ration fuel due to diesel shortage

It is likely to contribute to the global supply chain crisis and inflation, analysts told the BBC.

Investors in Westgold Resources (ASX:WGX) have made a respectable return of 83% over the past three years
Investors in Westgold Resources (ASX:WGX) have made a respectable return of 83% over the past three years

By buying an index fund, investors can approximate the average market return. But if you choose individual stocks with...

Asian shares pull back, chilled by decline on Wall Street
Asian shares pull back, chilled by decline on Wall Street

Shares fell in most major regional markets and oil prices also declined. In Seoul, the Kospi edged 0.2% higher, to 3,030.56, after Samsung Electronics...

Volkswagen cuts deliveries outlook as chip crisis bites
Volkswagen cuts deliveries outlook as chip crisis bites

Volkswagen cut its outlook for deliveries on Thursday, toned down sales expectations and warned of cost cuts as an ongoing shortage of chips caused it to...

Telenor Q3 earnings lag forecasts, pandemic in Asia weighs
Telenor Q3 earnings lag forecasts, pandemic in Asia weighs

OSLO (Reuters) -Norway's Telenor posted quarterly earnings which lagged forecasts on Thursday as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in Asia and...

Tamawood
Tamawood's (ASX:TWD) investors will be pleased with their 12% return over the last three years

In order to justify the effort of selecting individual stocks, it's worth striving to beat the returns from a market...

Sabadell
Sabadell's Q3 net profit more than doubles buoyed by British unit TSB

Spain's Banco Sabadell on Thursday said its third-quarter net profit more than doubled from the same period a year ago thanks to a rise in the group's...

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now
What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

Singapore's health ministry said it is looking into an "unusual surge" in infections after the city-state reported 5,324 new cases of COVID-19, the most...

Are Strong Financial Prospects The Force That Is Driving The Momentum In Anglo-Eastern Plantations Plc
Are Strong Financial Prospects The Force That Is Driving The Momentum In Anglo-Eastern Plantations Plc's LON:AEP) Stock?

Anglo-Eastern Plantations (LON:AEP) has had a great run on the share market with its stock up by a significant 25% over...

India rejects net zero carbon emissions target ahead of COP26
India rejects net zero carbon emissions target ahead of COP26
  • World
  • 2021-10-28 05:14:25Z

India's top environmental official on Wednesday dismissed calls to set forth a net zero carbon emissions target, arguing such goals were not the solution to ...

Is it OK to go trick-or-treating during the pandemic?
Is it OK to go trick-or-treating during the pandemic?
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 05:10:34Z

It depends on the situation and your comfort level, but there are ways to minimize the risk of infection this Halloween. Whether you feel comfortable with...

Australia Rejects U.S., EU Call for Global Methane Agreement
Australia Rejects U.S., EU Call for Global Methane Agreement

(Bloomberg) -- Australia is rejecting a push by the U.S. and the European Union to join a global pact to cut methane emissions, expected to be announced at...

Australia's JB Hi-Fi rises as sales rebound in October
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 05:04:43Z

First-quarter same-store sales tumbled 7.9% for its Australia business and 6.4% for its New Zealand business, the company said. Earlier this month...

Taiwan defense minister says island must defend itself
Taiwan defense minister says island must defend itself
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 05:04:33Z

Taiwan's defense minister said Thursday that Taiwan must be prepared to defend itself and could not entirely depend on other countries to help if China were ...

I-84 closed in both directions in Boise as police negotiate with armed man near airport
I-84 closed in both directions in Boise as police negotiate with armed man near airport
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 05:01:56Z

After being pursued by sheriff's deputies investigating an interstate shooting, the man ran into an RV at an RV park.

Thai Finance Ministry Cuts GDP Forecast as Covid Hobbles Economy
Thai Finance Ministry Cuts GDP Forecast as Covid Hobbles Economy

(Bloomberg) -- Thailand's economy is set to expand this year at a slower pace than previously forecast as it reels from the impact of its deadliest Covid-19 ...

Unlicensed driver charged in hit-and-run death of Blaine owner of pilates and yoga studio
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:45:00Z

Oct. 28-An unlicensed hit-and-run driver who authorities say struck and killed a Blaine woman walking her dog Monday afternoon told police he didn't stop...

Dealer expected to plead guilty in Mac Miller overdose death
Dealer expected to plead guilty in Mac Miller overdose death
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:42:00Z

A plea agreement filed in federal court calls for a 17-year sentence. Three people were indicted in the rapper's 2018 overdose death.

American flight diverted after passenger assaults attendant, airline says
American flight diverted after passenger assaults attendant, airline says
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:33:00Z

American Airlines said a flight attendant was physically assaulted Wednesday by a passenger during a flight from New York to California.

Tightrope election may spell uncertain future for Japan
Tightrope election may spell uncertain future for Japan's new prime minister
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:15:40Z

Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) could lose its majority in Sunday's general election, polls show, potentially turning new leader Fumio Kishida ...

China warns unlicensed online brokerages they are breaking the law
China warns unlicensed online brokerages they are breaking the law
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:15:02Z

Online brokerages not licensed in China are conducting illegal businesses if they serve Chinese clients via the internet, a Chinese central banker said, in...

A monk, a student, an artist: Tortured by Myanmar military
A monk, a student, an artist: Tortured by Myanmar military
  • World
  • 2021-10-28 04:05:37Z

Since the military took over Myanmar's government in February, it has tortured detainees held across the country in a methodical and systemic way, an...

Delta variant likely slammed brakes on U.S. economic growth in third quarter
Delta variant likely slammed brakes on U.S. economic growth in third quarter
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:05:20Z

The U.S. economy likely grew at its slowest pace in more than a year in the third quarter as COVID-19 infections flared up, further straining global supply...

AP: Myanmar military uses systematic torture across country
AP: Myanmar military uses systematic torture across country
  • World
  • 2021-10-28 04:03:39Z

The soldiers in rural Myanmar twisted the young man's skin with pliers and kicked him in the chest until he couldn't breathe. Then they taunted him about his...

Paid family leave falls out of Biden bill as tempers rise
Paid family leave falls out of Biden bill as tempers rise
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:52Z

Top Democrats signaled a deal is within reach on President Joe Biden's big domestic bill but momentum fizzled and tempers flared late Wednesday as a paid...

Reward posted for information into Allen County death
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-LIMA - A $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death...

Somerset County prosecutor's law license suspended
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-Somerset County's district attorney has temporarily lost his law license in the wake of sexual assault charges filed against him last month. The...

State Senate approves Wilding measure; now moves to House
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-WILKES-BARRE - State Rep. Gerald Mullery Wednesday said that every day, police officers put their lives on the line to protect the public, and he...

Man convicted of Water Street pickups, attempted sexual assaults
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-EAU CLAIRE - A Menomonie man accused by authorities of picking up two women on Water Street on separate occasions and attempting to sexually assault ...

Vikings fan charged with multiple counts of domestic violence will stand trial in November
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-A jury trial is set to begin Nov. 29 for a former Janesville man who was charged in 2019 with three counts of domestic violence against a woman who...

EC woman avoids criminal conviction for exposing kids to meth
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-EAU CLAIRE - An Eau Claire woman who authorities say exposed her four children, ages 2 to 11, to methamphetamine has avoided a criminal conviction...

POLICE NEWS: Landfill load paid for with counterfeit cash
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-Counterfeit cash was used to get into the local landfill last week. Staff at the Elkhart County Landfill reported to Elkhart County police a man...

Cops, prosecutor and selectman among 13 charged in massive Maine pot operation
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-Thirteen people, including four former law enforcement officers, a prosecutor and a former selectman, have been charged in a conspiracy to use...

Santa Barbara judge rejects motion to recuse himself in MS-13 gang murder trial
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-A Santa Barbara judge last week rejected a motion to recuse himself after a prosecutor accused him of making disparaging remarks regarding an MS-13...

Man allegedly grabbed officer's gun
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-ST. JAMES - A wanted Mankato man allegedly twice tried to take a St. James police officer's gun. Lonny Gene Lee, 28, was charged with felony...

Attorney's debate whether Hogue had knowledge of child abuse on first day of trial
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-In opening statements Wednesday, prosecution and the defense debated in Cleveland County District Court whether Rebecca Hogue should be convicted of ...

DA to bring charges against deputy who shot Cobb man killed during no-knock raid
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-The Cobb District Attorney's Office confirmed Wednesday it plans to bring charges against a Cobb sheriff's deputy who shot and killed Austell man...

Man convicted of intentionally hitting someone with car in St. Lawrence County
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-CANTON - Christopher A. Mousaw, 59, of St. Regis Falls, was unanimously found guilty on Wednesday after a jury trial in St. Lawrence County Court of ...

Jeannette police, school officials 'actively addressing' incident with student
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-Jeannette City School District officials are working with police and a junior high student and his family after the student was removed from the...

Lima man pleads guilty to attempted rape of minor
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 04:01:00Z

Oct. 28-LIMA - A 21-year-old Lima man accepted a proposal offered by prosecutors Wednesday and pleaded guilty to the attempted rape of a minor. Tyree Watson ...

Brazil probe of Bolsonaro offers COVID-19 families solace
Brazil probe of Bolsonaro offers COVID-19 families solace
  • World
  • 2021-10-28 04:00:57Z

The morning after a Brazilian Senate committee recommended criminal indictments for President Jair Bolsonaro over his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic...

Minneapolis mayor faces voters with policing on their minds
Minneapolis mayor faces voters with policing on their minds
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 03:44:12Z

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey was the face of the city through some of its darkest days - the death of George Floyd under an officer's knee last year and...

Sen. Ted Cruz Defends Parent Who Gave Nazi Salute At School Board Meeting
Sen. Ted Cruz Defends Parent Who Gave Nazi Salute At School Board Meeting

The Texas Republican asked if giving a Nazi salute at an elected official is protected speech.

US park service, tourism group partner to highlight tribes
US park service, tourism group partner to highlight tribes
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 03:39:10Z

The National Park Service has partnered with a tourism association to ensure the contributions, cultures and traditions of Native Americans are incorporated ...

Australia rules out committing to methane reduction target
Australia rules out committing to methane reduction target
  • World
  • 2021-10-28 03:28:17Z

Australia on Thursday ruled out promising to cut methane emissions by 30% by the end of the decade in a stance that will add to criticism that the country is...

Virginia woman
Virginia woman's $31M coupon scam revealed
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 03:26:00Z

A Virginia woman was able to scam millions of dollars from retailers with the use of fraudulent coupons.

Tornado destroys homes in weather-battered western Louisiana
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 03:16:28Z

A tornado touched down in western Louisiana Wednesday, damaging more than a dozen homes in a part of the state still struggling to recover from repeated...

Deputies: 2 toddlers found dead in backyard pool
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 03:04:21Z

Two toddlers were found dead in the backyard pool of a Florida home on Wednesday shortly after being reported missing, authorities said. Palm Beach County...

Affidavit: Gun not properly checked before fatal movie set shooting
  • US
  • 2021-10-28 03:04:00Z

Oct. 27-Assistant director David Halls and armorer Hannah Gutierrez had a ritual on the set of "Rust." Halls told deputies he would check the gun barrel for ...

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