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What you need to know about the coronavirus right now
What you need to know about the coronavirus right now
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  • 2021-10-18 05:40:19Z

Thousands of children returned to school in Sydney on Monday, putting an end to months of home learning, as Australia's largest city eased more COVID-19...

What Type Of Shareholders Make Up Murray Cod Australia Limited
What Type Of Shareholders Make Up Murray Cod Australia Limited's (ASX:MCA) Share Registry?

If you want to know who really controls Murray Cod Australia Limited ( ASX:MCA ), then you'll have to look at the...

China
China's economic growth weakens amid supply chain and electricity woes

China's economic growth weakens amid supply chain and electricity woes

Valneva reports positive results for its COVID-19 vaccine candidate
Valneva reports positive results for its COVID-19 vaccine candidate
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  • 2021-10-18 05:37:50Z

Vaccine company Valneva reported positive Phase 3 results on Monday for its inactivated, adjuvanted COVID-19 vaccine candidate VLA2001. "These results...

Does Google Hijack Travelers in Gmail?
Does Google Hijack Travelers in Gmail?

If you are a Gmail user and you book a United Airlines flight, an Avis car rental, or an Expedia vacation package, Google adds a module to your confirmation ...

Philips lowers outlook as recall, parts shortages bite
Philips lowers outlook as recall, parts shortages bite

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -Dutch health technology company Philips lowered its outlook on Monday for sales and profit growth in 2021, as a massive recall of...

Multiple insiders bought Miramar Resources Limited (ASX:M2R) stock earlier this year, a positive sign for shareholders
Multiple insiders bought Miramar Resources Limited (ASX:M2R) stock earlier this year, a positive sign for shareholders

It is usually uneventful when a single insider buys stock. However, When quite a few insiders buy shares, as it...

Taiwan
Taiwan's Foxconn shows off three electric vehicle prototypes
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  • 2021-10-18 05:19:31Z

Taiwan tech giant Foxconn unveiled its first three electric vehicle prototypes on Monday, underscoring ambitious plans to diversify away from its role of...

For Britain
For Britain's chicken farmers, Brexit and COVID brew a perfect storm
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  • 2021-10-18 05:05:30Z

When Nigel Upson checks the plucked chicken carcasses dangling from a rotating line at his poultry plant in England, he sees cash haemorrhaging out of his...

How green champion Sweden could end up exporting its carbon sins
How green champion Sweden could end up exporting its carbon sins
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  • 2021-10-18 05:04:44Z

When a Swedish court ordered the country's biggest cement maker to stop mining limestone by its huge factory on the windswept island of Gotland to prevent...

China
China's economic growth slows in third quarter amid construction slowdown

China's economy grew 4.9% in the third quarter of 2021 compared with a year earlier, the country's National Bureau of Statistics announced Monday.Why it...

We Think Lark Distilling (ASX:LRK) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt
We Think Lark Distilling (ASX:LRK) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

Some say volatility, rather than debt, is the best way to think about risk as an investor, but Warren Buffett famously...

20 Business Practices That Are Unethical AF But Actually Pretty Common
20 Business Practices That Are Unethical AF But Actually Pretty Common

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Harris to discuss drought, climate change at Lake Mead
Harris to discuss drought, climate change at Lake Mead

Vice President Kamala Harris on Monday will highlight the problems caused by Western drought as she visits Lake Mead in Nevada and makes the case for the...

An Intrinsic Calculation For James Hardie Industries plc (ASX:JHX) Suggests It
An Intrinsic Calculation For James Hardie Industries plc (ASX:JHX) Suggests It's 26% Undervalued

Does the October share price for James Hardie Industries plc ( ASX:JHX ) reflect what it's really worth? Today, we will...

Stellantis, LGES to form battery production JV for U.S. market
Stellantis, LGES to form battery production JV for U.S. market
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  • 2021-10-18 04:24:33Z

The batteries produced at the new facility will be supplied to Stellantis' electric vehicle plants in the United States, Canada and Mexico, to support...

Asian shares slide as Chinese growth data disappoints
Asian shares slide as Chinese growth data disappoints

Asian shares were mostly lower on Monday after China reported its economy grew at a meager 4.9% annual pace in July-September. The Shanghai Composite index ...

Exxon tells Texas refinery workers lockout will end if contract approved or union removed
Exxon tells Texas refinery workers lockout will end if contract approved or union removed

Exxon Mobil Corp on Sunday told workers at its Beaumont, Texas, refinery their six-month lockout will end if they ratify the company's contract offer or...

Crunch time: Biden faces critical next 2 weeks for agenda
Crunch time: Biden faces critical next 2 weeks for agenda
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  • 2021-10-18 04:11:07Z

President Joe Biden is entering a crucial two weeks for his ambitious agenda, racing to conclude contentious congressional negotiations ahead of both...

Electric vehicle battery startup ONE backed by BMW, Gates-led firm
Electric vehicle battery startup ONE backed by BMW, Gates-led firm
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  • 2021-10-18 04:09:27Z

Michigan-based Our Next Energy, which is developing an advanced battery for electric vehicles, has raised $25 million from investors ranging from German...

InvoCare
InvoCare's (ASX:IVC) investors will be pleased with their 15% return over the last year

There's no doubt that investing in the stock market is a truly brilliant way to build wealth. But not every stock you...

Walmart unveils Black Friday 2021 plans with three sales, early access to deals for Walmart+ members
Walmart unveils Black Friday 2021 plans with three sales, early access to deals for Walmart+ members

Walmart stores are closed Thanksgiving but kick off the first "Black Friday Deals for Days" sale Nov. 3. Walmart+ members get early access to deals.

Man gets probation for recklessly endangering a life
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  • 2021-10-18 04:01:00Z

Oct. 18-JANESVILLE - A Monroe man who drove his car into a man who had stopped to help him was sentenced to three years of probation Friday in Rock County...

US, Haiti seek release of 17 missionaries snatched by gang
US, Haiti seek release of 17 missionaries snatched by gang
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  • 2021-10-18 04:00:28Z

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) - U.S. officials are working with Haitian authorities to try to secure the release of 12 adults and five children with a U.S...

Gloomy U.K. Outlook Has Economists Clashing With Traders on BOE
Gloomy U.K. Outlook Has Economists Clashing With Traders on BOE

(Bloomberg) -- Sign up for the New Economy Daily newsletter, follow us @economics and subscribe to our podcast.Most Read from BloombergGoogle's Biggest...

Bitcoin hovers near 6-month high on ETF hopes, inflation worries
Bitcoin hovers near 6-month high on ETF hopes, inflation worries

Bitcoin hovered near a six-month high early on Monday on hopes that U.S. regulators would soon allow cryptocurrency exchange-traded funds (ETF) to trade...

Australian pair survive days without water in remote outback
Australian pair survive days without water in remote outback

The man and teenage boy endured up to four days without water in "harsh" conditions, police say.

Vaccines, masks? Japan puzzling over sudden virus success
Vaccines, masks? Japan puzzling over sudden virus success
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  • 2021-10-18 03:40:36Z

Almost overnight, Japan has become a stunning, and somewhat mysterious, coronavirus success story. Daily new COVID-19 cases have plummeted from a mid-August...

Shooting at Halloween party came days after deputy killed man on same block
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  • 2021-10-18 03:10:53Z

An L.A. County sheriff's deputy had fatally shot a man on the same Whittier block where three people were critically wounded in a shooting at a Halloween...

China
China's new construction starts plunge as chill spreads across sector

China's September new construction starts slumped for a sixth straight month, the longest spate of monthly declines since 2015, as cash-strapped developers...

Energy-stricken S.Africa weighs need to save climate and keep lights on
Energy-stricken S.Africa weighs need to save climate and keep lights on

When you fly into Johannesburg, solar panels seem to gleam everywhere, from the roofs of mansions and small township homes alike.

Janesville teen pleads guilty to two sexual assaults
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  • 2021-10-18 02:41:00Z

Oct. 17-JANESVILLE - A Janesville man is likely to avoid a prison sentence in the sexual assaults of two underage teens, although he will likely serve some...

China growth slides to 4.9% in third quarter
China growth slides to 4.9% in third quarter

China's economic growth tumbled more than expected in the third quarter, official data showed Monday, as the property sector struggled with tighter policy...

China Property and Energy Crises Deliver Blow to GDP Growth
China Property and Energy Crises Deliver Blow to GDP Growth

(Bloomberg) -- China's economy weakened in the third quarter, weighed by multiple headwinds from a property slump to an energy crisis.Most Read from...

Alex Murdaugh allegedly 'coordinated' deal with housekeeper's family to sue himself after her death, then kept money: warrant
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  • 2021-10-18 02:33:00Z

Alex Murdaugh, the South Carolina legal scion buried in a pile of legal trouble from mysterious deaths to missing money, was extradited home Saturday from...

Malaysia
Malaysia's AirAsia X proposes paying 0.5% of $8.1 billion debt owed to creditors - document

AirAsia X Bhd (AAX) is proposing to pay just 0.5% of debt owed to each of its creditors and to terminate all existing contracts so that it can restructure...

Rate-Hike Bets Stoke Yield Surge From Treasuries to Kiwi Bonds
Rate-Hike Bets Stoke Yield Surge From Treasuries to Kiwi Bonds

(Bloomberg) -- The global bond selloff gathered pace as yields in Australian and New Zealand surged following faster-than-expected inflation in the smaller...

L.A. County wants Vanessa Bryant to take a psychiatric exam in lawsuit
L.A. County wants Vanessa Bryant to take a psychiatric exam in lawsuit

L.A. County wants Vanessa Bryant to take a psychiatric exam in lawsuit

We Think G8 Education (ASX:GEM) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt
We Think G8 Education (ASX:GEM) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

David Iben put it well when he said, 'Volatility is not a risk we care about. What we care about is avoiding the...

China
China's economic growth weakens amid construction slowdown
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  • 2021-10-18 02:08:15Z

China's economic growth sank in the latest quarter as a construction slowdown and official curbs on energy use by factories weighed on the nation's recovery ...

U.S. tells Supreme Court Guantanamo detainee can give limited testimony
U.S. tells Supreme Court Guantanamo detainee can give limited testimony
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  • 2021-10-18 01:57:45Z

The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden informed the Supreme Court that a suspected high-ranking al Qaeda figure held at the American naval base at...

Sen. Joe Manchin is demanding Biden
Sen. Joe Manchin is demanding Biden's child tax credit come with a work requirement and income cap around $60,000, report says

The child tax credit is just one of the policies facing cuts in the social spending bill because of demands from Manchin.

China property shares firm after PBOC says Evergrande woes manageable
China property shares firm after PBOC says Evergrande woes manageable

Shares of Chinese property developers climbed on Monday after China's central bank calmed markets by saying spillover effects from Evergrande's debt woes...

One dead, seven injured in second shooting at Louisiana university in a week
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  • 2021-10-18 01:52:10Z

One of the injured was a student at the university, while the rest were not, Grambling State posted on Twitter. The shooting came just days after a non...

Robert Gates calls "extreme polarization" in U.S. the greatest threat to democracy
Robert Gates calls "extreme polarization" in U.S. the greatest threat to democracy

"Extreme polarization" in the U.S. is the "greatest threat" to the country's democracy, former Defense Secretary Robert Gates told CBS' "60 Minutes" in an...

Domain Holdings Australia Limited
Domain Holdings Australia Limited's (ASX:DHG) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 24% Below Its Share Price

Does the October share price for Domain Holdings Australia Limited ( ASX:DHG ) reflect what it's really worth? Today...

From oil to renewables, winds of change blow on Scottish islands
From oil to renewables, winds of change blow on Scottish islands

In the far north of the United Kingdom, where the wind blows and the sea rages, the islands of Orkney and Shetland have long relied on oil and gas for...

Only a couple of child tax credit payments to go. Is this really the end?
Only a couple of child tax credit payments to go. Is this really the end?

One in three Americans want the better payments to stay forever, a new poll says.

Dollar wavering as global inflation surges; kiwi jumps
Dollar wavering as global inflation surges; kiwi jumps

The dollar made a wobbly start to the week on Monday with the kiwi and sterling edging higher after a red-hot inflation readout in New Zealand and hawkish...

Grambling State University shooting leaves 1 dead, 7 wounded during homecoming
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  • 2021-10-18 01:21:58Z

A homecoming event at Grambling State University was interrupted by gunfire on the quad on Sunday morning, leaving one person dead and seven people injured.

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