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Evergrande shares fall 10% as trading resumes in Hong Kong
Evergrande shares fall 10% as trading resumes in Hong Kong

Shares of the Chinese property giant fell 10% on Thursday morning in Hong Kong.

Shares to Resume Trading After Deal Talks End: Evergrande Update
Shares to Resume Trading After Deal Talks End: Evergrande Update

(Bloomberg) -- China Evergrande Group's shares fell as much as 13.6% after the cash-strapped developer ended discussions to sell a stake in its property...

For sleepy Hong Kong residents, 5-hour bus tour is a snooze
For sleepy Hong Kong residents, 5-hour bus tour is a snooze
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  • 2021-10-21 02:48:30Z

Travel-starved, sleep-deprived residents might find a new Hong Kong bus tour to be a snooze. "When we were brainstorming new tours, I saw a social media...

COP26: Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report
COP26: Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report

Countries are asking the UN to play down the need to move rapidly away from fossil fuels.

SKorea prepares test of 1st domestically made space rocket
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  • 2021-10-21 02:45:03Z

South Korea was preparing to test-launch its first domestically produced space rocket Thursday in what officials describe as an important step in its pursuit...

Japan
Japan's ruling bloc seen to cling to majority in Oct 31 election
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  • 2021-10-21 02:41:33Z

Japan's Liberal Democratic Party will likely lose some seats in the Oct. 31 lower house election, but the ruling coalition it forms with the Komeito party is...

Isolated and unpaid, Mongolian coal drivers queue at Chinese border
Isolated and unpaid, Mongolian coal drivers queue at Chinese border

Snaking across the barren Mongolian desert, a convoy crawls along the once-busy highway to the Chinese border -- its truckers desperate to finally deliver...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions: Throw away onions if you don
Salmonella outbreak linked to onions: Throw away onions if you don't know where they're from, CDC says

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has linked fresh whole onions to a growing and mysterious salmonella outbreak with cases in 37 states.

India celebrates 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses with song, film
India celebrates 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses with song, film
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  • 2021-10-21 02:26:55Z

India is set to administer one billion COVID-19 vaccine doses by early Thursday, an important milestone after a slow start, even as a recent drop in...

Australia should change laws to accommodate crypto, Senate report says
Australia should change laws to accommodate crypto, Senate report says
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  • 2021-10-21 02:19:16Z

Australia needs to introduce new regulations for digital asset miners, such as tax discounts and a licensing regime for crypto exchanges, to be "competitive ...

Kalispell man on trial for murder gets plea deal
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  • 2021-10-21 02:17:00Z

Oct. 20-A Kalispell man on trial for a murder in 2019 admitted to the offense Wednesday morning in Flathead County District Court. Leigh Garrett Medina, 45, ...

Further weakness as Yancoal Australia (ASX:YAL) drops 7.4% this week, taking five-year losses to 71%
Further weakness as Yancoal Australia (ASX:YAL) drops 7.4% this week, taking five-year losses to 71%

It is doubtless a positive to see that the Yancoal Australia Ltd ( ASX:YAL ) share price has gained some 68% in the...

Oil Climbs From 7-Year High on Surprise Drop in U.S. Stockpiles
Oil Climbs From 7-Year High on Surprise Drop in U.S. Stockpiles

(Bloomberg) -- Oil extended gains in Asian trading following a surprise draw in U.S. crude stockpiles and a robust decline in fuel supplies. Most Read from...

Human remains found in Florida in search for Brian Laundrie, missing boyfriend of slain Gabby Petito
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  • 2021-10-21 02:12:00Z

NEW YORK - Human remains were found in a Florida nature preserve where authorities have been searching for fugitive Brian Laundrie, the only suspect in the...

Prosecutor: East Windsor man had means, motive, and opportunity to kill his dad
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  • 2021-10-21 02:09:00Z

Oct. 20-HARTFORD - Gabriel Hesse had the means, motive, and opportunity to kill his father, Halsey Hesse Jr., when the older man was bludgeoned and stabbed...

Former U.S. president Donald Trump launches new social media platform
Former U.S. president Donald Trump launches new social media platform
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  • 2021-10-21 02:08:43Z

Former U.S. President Donald Trump will launch his own social media app, TRUTH Social, that he said would "stand up to Big Tech" companies such as Twitter...

What we know about Lofton Hazelwood, the 18-year-old found dead inside fraternity house
What we know about Lofton Hazelwood, the 18-year-old found dead inside fraternity house

University of Kentucky freshman Lofton Hazelwood died of apparent alcohol poisoning at the FarmHouse Fraternity house. Here's what we know.

Gonzaga Coach Mark Few pleads guilty to DUI, must pay fine and complete community service
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  • 2021-10-21 02:01:00Z

Oct. 20-Gonzaga basketball coach Mark Few pleaded guilty to driving under the influence last week, just five weeks after he was arrested in Idaho. Few took...

Man shot multiple times, killed near STA bus barn
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  • 2021-10-21 02:01:00Z

Oct. 20-A man was shot multiple times and died from his wounds early Wednesday morning in the West Central Neighborhood of Spokane, according to the Spokane ...

Evergrande shares plunge on market return as deal falls through
Evergrande shares plunge on market return as deal falls through

Chinese property giant Evergrande's shares plunged Thursday after resuming trading in Hong Kong, with the failure of a unit sale deal deepening fears the...

Republican Jeff Fortenberry gives up House committee assignments after indictment
Republican Jeff Fortenberry gives up House committee assignments after indictment
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  • 2021-10-21 01:51:00Z

Republican Rep. Jeff Fortenberry from Nebraska stepped down from his congressional committee seats on Wednesday, one day after being indicted by a grand jury...

Is There Now An Opportunity In The Reject Shop Limited (ASX:TRS)?
Is There Now An Opportunity In The Reject Shop Limited (ASX:TRS)?

The Reject Shop Limited ( ASX:TRS ), is not the largest company out there, but it saw a significant share price rise of...

Korea Early Exports Show Resilience in Face of China Slowdown
Korea Early Exports Show Resilience in Face of China Slowdown

(Bloomberg) -- Strong gains in South Korea's exports this month suggest global demand is holding up despite headwinds from supply chain snags and an energy...

Nock Middle School student faces identity theft charge
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  • 2021-10-21 01:47:00Z

Oct. 20-NEWBURYPORT - A Nock Middle School student must appear in Newburyport Juvenile Court after local police issued him a summons Tuesday on an identity...

Deceased victim of house fire still unidentified Wednesday
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  • 2021-10-21 01:46:00Z

Oct. 20-CHEYENNE - The cause of a Monday house fire that killed one person has not yet been released. Although detectives with the Laramie County Sheriff's...

Appeals court scraps order mandating COVID-19 protections for immigrant detainees
Appeals court scraps order mandating COVID-19 protections for immigrant detainees

Judges on a federal appeals court Wednesday voted 2-1 to overturn an order requiring authorities to monitor and possibly release immigrants being held at...

New Zealand
New Zealand's COVID-19 cases hit record for second time this week
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  • 2021-10-21 01:43:30Z

Authorities reported 102 new COVID-19 infections, of which 94 were in Auckland, taking the total number of cases in the current outbreak to 2,260. New...

FBI seeks additional victims after Brooklyn man charged with luring underage girls into filming sex vids
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  • 2021-10-21 01:35:00Z

A Brooklyn man is accused of trying to lure underage girls into filming sexually explicit videos by promising them modeling gigs - and the feds are worried...

L.A. County reports 76% increase in anti-Asian hate crimes
L.A. County reports 76% increase in anti-Asian hate crimes
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  • 2021-10-21 01:32:25Z

The Los Angeles County Commission on Human Relations on Wednesday released a special report on anti-Asian hate crime in LA County in 2020. The report...

Coinbase: Taking the NFT Opportunity by the Horns
Coinbase: Taking the NFT Opportunity by the Horns

The non-fungible token (NFT) space has taken off over the past year with unique crypto assets generating an explosion in creative and trading activity...

Australian Senate Committee Makes 12 Recommendations for Crypto Regulation
Australian Senate Committee Makes 12 Recommendations for Crypto Regulation

The committee hopes its recommendations will place the country on par with "leading jurisdictions" including Singapore and the U.K.

China Evergrande Ends Talks on Hopson Deal, Asks to Resume Trading
China Evergrande Ends Talks on Hopson Deal, Asks to Resume Trading

(Bloomberg) -- China Evergrande Group scrapped talks to offload a stake in its property-management arm and said real estate sales plunged about 97% during...

China Evergrande shares fall in resumed trade after $2.6 billion deal collapses
China Evergrande shares fall in resumed trade after $2.6 billion deal collapses
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  • 2021-10-21 01:27:44Z

HONG KONG (Reuters) -Shares of China Evergrande Group slid as much as 14% on Thursday after a deal to sell a $2.6 billion stake in its property services unit...

China Evergrande shares fall in resumed trade after $2.6 billion deal collapses
China Evergrande shares fall in resumed trade after $2.6 billion deal collapses

HONG KONG (Reuters) -Shares of China Evergrande Group slid as much as 14% on Thursday after a deal to sell a $2.6 billion stake in its property services unit...

Quite a few insiders invested in SelfWealth Limited (ASX:SWF) last year which is positive news for shareholders
Quite a few insiders invested in SelfWealth Limited (ASX:SWF) last year which is positive news for shareholders

When a single insider purchases stock, it is typically not a major deal. However, when multiple insiders purchase...

Woodside flags 27% drop in Wheatstone gas reserves, shares fall
Woodside flags 27% drop in Wheatstone gas reserves, shares fall

Woodside Petroleum on Thursday slashed the gas reserves estimate for the Wheatstone project, operated by Chevron Corp off Western Australia, in an unexpected...

Top Dem Senator Shares Third Attempt to Nest Amnesty for Millions of Illegal Immigrants in Reconciliation Bill
Top Dem Senator Shares Third Attempt to Nest Amnesty for Millions of Illegal Immigrants in Reconciliation Bill

On Wednesday Democratic senator Bob Menendez shared the third proposal under his party's consideration to nest amnesty for millions of illegal immigrants in ...

China Removes Caixin From List of Official News Outlets After Angering Beijing
China Removes Caixin From List of Official News Outlets After Angering Beijing

(Bloomberg) -- China has removed Caixin Media from an official list of news outlets that can be republished, a move that curtails the influence of one of the...

Oil extends gains as U.S. crude inventory draw points to strong demand
Oil extends gains as U.S. crude inventory draw points to strong demand

Oil prices rose on Thursday to extend gains from the previous session as U.S. crude and fuel inventories tightened further, with supplies of gasoline hitting...

Vita Coco Prices IPO Below Range at $15 a Share
Vita Coco Prices IPO Below Range at $15 a Share

(Bloomberg) -- Coconut beverage maker Vita Coco Co. priced its $173 million initial public offering below a marketed range, while a Chicago-area hamburger...

Cargo backlog creates traffic headaches on sea and land
Cargo backlog creates traffic headaches on sea and land
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  • 2021-10-21 01:12:05Z

A Los Angeles neighborhood just outside the nation's busiest port complex has become a perpetual traffic jam, with trucks hauling cargo containers backed up ...

Cuomo lawyer wants independent review of sex harassment probe, calls AG James biased
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  • 2021-10-21 01:10:00Z

ALBANY, N.Y. - Former Gov. Andrew Cuomo's personal attorney wants new eyes on the sexual harassment allegations and investigation that ended his political...

Trump announces launch of media company, social media site
Trump announces launch of media company, social media site
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  • 2021-10-21 01:09:03Z

Nine months after being expelled from social media for his role in inciting the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, former President Donald Trump said Wednesday...

New Jersey man charged in Fairborn woman's attack now in Greene County Jail
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  • 2021-10-21 01:09:00Z

Oct. 20-A New Jersey man is now in the Greene County Jail who was wanted after reportedly breaking into a Fairborn apartment through a barricaded door...

Middletown woman charged with murder accused of shooting her sister
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  • 2021-10-21 01:06:00Z

Oct. 20-A Middletown woman was fatally shot Wednesday morning in her Lafayette Avenue home allegedly by her sister who is charged with murder. Monica Ann...

J.P. Morgan
J.P. Morgan's Bullish Stance on Atea Pharmaceuticals Stock Comes to an End

Almost two years after Covid-19 made its unwelcome entrance, the pandemic is still presenting opportunities for companies looking to stunt its progress...

IMF Says China Has Policy Options to Cushion Economy
IMF Says China Has Policy Options to Cushion Economy's Slowdown

(Bloomberg) -- China still has policy options to cushion an economic slowdown, according to Changyong Rhee, director of the International Monetary Fund's...

Child abuse reform spurred by death of Takoda Collins advances
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  • 2021-10-21 01:04:00Z

Oct. 20-A revamp of how the state handles child abuse investigations, prompted by a Dayton Daily News investigation into the 2019 death of 10-year-old Takoda...

In S.Korea, an army of retail investors flocks to YouTube for stock trading advice
In S.Korea, an army of retail investors flocks to YouTube for stock trading advice
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  • 2021-10-21 01:01:53Z

Millions of South Koreans have jumped into stock market trading over the past year with their enthusiasm feeding off a new market force - popular investment ...

Doyobi, a Singapore-based edtech startup focused on teachers, gets $2.8M seed
Doyobi, a Singapore-based edtech startup focused on teachers, gets $2.8M seed

The edtech boom has focused primarily on students, but teachers are learners, too. Doyobi, a Singapore-based professional development platform, wants to...

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