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Tender to sell Evergrande
Tender to sell Evergrande's Hong Kong headquarters to close on Oct 31

A tender sale of China Evergrande Group's headquarters in Hong Kong will close on Oct. 31, real estate services firm Savills said, appointed by receivers to ...

LAPD releases body-cam video of fatal shooting of 19-year-old brandishing fake rifle
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  • 2022-09-26 02:40:00Z

The Los Angeles Police Department has released video footage of the day they shot a 19-year-old wielding what turned out to be a toy rifle outside his home. ...

Pound slumps to all-time low against dollar
Pound slumps to all-time low against dollar

Sterling plunged by 4% in early Asia trade to the lowest level since decimalisation in 1971.

Interpol Issues Red Notice for Do Kwon: Report
Interpol Issues Red Notice for Do Kwon: Report

Kwon maintains that he is not on the run, but his location is unknown after Singapore authorities said he's not in the city-state.

McDonald
McDonald's hikes prices in Japan on higher input costs, weaker yen

Japan's McDonald's fast food restaurants will raise prices on about 60% of offerings to customers, fuelled by rising input costs and exchange-rate...

Typhoon Noru to Bring Heavy Rains to Vietnam
Typhoon Noru to Bring Heavy Rains to Vietnam's Coffee Belt

(Bloomberg) -- Typhoon Noru is expected to bring extensive downpours to Vietnam's coffee belt in the Central Highlands, threatening to delay harvest in the...

Chris Christie Says Trump
Chris Christie Says Trump's TV Rants Might Lead To A 'Self-Inflicted Indictment'

The former GOP governor said Trump was antagonizing prosecutors with "nonsense arguments on television."

Factbox-Potential flashpoints in Italy
Factbox-Potential flashpoints in Italy's new rightist coalition
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  • 2022-09-26 02:09:13Z

Italy's rightist alliance looks sure to win a parliamentary majority following Sunday's election, but its three main parties have different positions in...

Erie police detective to focus on unsolved homicides, other cold cases under grant program
Erie police detective to focus on unsolved homicides, other cold cases under grant program
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  • 2022-09-26 02:02:42Z

The detective chosen for the position will address a backlog of unsolved homicides and other notable cases in the city

Philippines
Philippines' Marcos orders aid for typhoon-struck areas, five reported dead

Philippine authorities rushed on Monday to distribute aid to thousands of evacuees after typhoon Noru made landfall in the capital and northern provinces...

China Reinstates Risk Reserves for Derivatives to Support Yuan
China Reinstates Risk Reserves for Derivatives to Support Yuan

(Bloomberg) -- China brought back a tool to make it more expensive to bet against the yuan via onshore derivatives, after the currency edged close to the...

Geraldo Rivera Slams Ted Cruz As
Geraldo Rivera Slams Ted Cruz As 'Flat-Earther' For Preposterous Claim Trump Won Election

If the Earth is flat, Donald Trump is president.

Interpol issues red notice for Terraform founder Do Kwon

Interpol has issued a red notice for Do Kwon, requesting law enforcement agencies worldwide to locate and arrest the Terraform Labs founder whose blockchain ...

Nationalist Meloni set to smash Italy
Nationalist Meloni set to smash Italy's glass ceiling, become premier
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  • 2022-09-26 01:40:35Z

In 2019, Giorgia Meloni made a speech that came to define her: "I am Giorgia, I am a woman, I am a mother, I am Italian, I am a Christian, and you can't take...

UK Prime Minister Liz Truss calls for
UK Prime Minister Liz Truss calls for 'even more special' ties with US

Britain and the U.S. are still best mates, says the U.K.'s new Prime Minister Liz Truss. "I do think our relationship is special, and it's increasingly...

Oil claws back some losses but strong dollar caps gains
Oil claws back some losses but strong dollar caps gains

Oil prices rose modestly in early trade on Monday after sliding to eight-month lows last week weighed down by a surging U.S. dollar and fears sharp interest ...

Macau casino operators soar as China allows tour groups after nearly 3 years
Macau casino operators soar as China allows tour groups after nearly 3 years

HONG KONG (Reuters) -Shares in Macau casino operators soared up to 13% on Monday after the city's leader said China would resume an e-visa scheme for...

BOJ Boosts Regular Bond Buying Operation as Yield Nears Ceiling
BOJ Boosts Regular Bond Buying Operation as Yield Nears Ceiling

(Bloomberg) -- The Bank of Japan boosted its bond purchase amounts at its regular operation on Monday, as the benchmark yield rebounded toward the upper end ...

Gold Extends Decline in Asia as Dollar Surges to Record High
Gold Extends Decline in Asia as Dollar Surges to Record High

(Bloomberg) -- Gold fell toward the lowest since April 2020 on a surge in the dollar, spurred by recession fears following rapid rate hikes in major...

Won
Won's Weakening Risks Amplifying Inflation, Bank of Korea Says

(Bloomberg) -- A persistent depreciation of the won against the dollar risks exacerbating inflationary pressures in South Korea, the nation's central bank...

Sterling plunges to all-time low as fiscal plan spurs investor exodus
Sterling plunges to all-time low as fiscal plan spurs investor exodus

Sterling tumbled to a record low on Monday as traders scampered for the exits on speculation the new government's economic plan will stretch its finances to ...

Service Stream (ASX:SSM) investors are sitting on a loss of 70% if they invested three years ago
Service Stream (ASX:SSM) investors are sitting on a loss of 70% if they invested three years ago

Every investor on earth makes bad calls sometimes. But you want to avoid the really big losses like the plague. So take...

At least 1 person taken to the hospital after shooting in Pittsburgh
At least 1 person taken to the hospital after shooting in Pittsburgh's Sheraden neighborhood
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  • 2022-09-26 01:23:02Z

Two juveniles were taken to a hospital after a shooting in Pittsburgh's Sheraden neighborhood.

"Terrifying" Boston police officer comes under fire during an investigation
"Terrifying" Boston police officer comes under fire during an investigation
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  • 2022-09-26 01:22:16Z

"This is another example of some of the bravery that our officers meet every single day in the challenges of doing police work. I am so happy that the...

Japanese leader
Japanese leader's trip to China in '72 was diplomatic gamble
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  • 2022-09-26 01:18:13Z

The Japanese leader who normalized relations with China 50 years ago feared for his life when he flew to Beijing for the high-stakes negotiations at the...

Transurban Group (ASX:TCL) shareholders have endured a 3.8% loss from investing in the stock three years ago
Transurban Group (ASX:TCL) shareholders have endured a 3.8% loss from investing in the stock three years ago

As an investor its worth striving to ensure your overall portfolio beats the market average. But if you try your hand...

China reports 999 new COVID cases for Sept 25 vs 936 a day earlier
China reports 999 new COVID cases for Sept 25 vs 936 a day earlier

China reported 999 new COVID-19 infections on Sept. 25, of which 295 were symptomatic and 704 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on...

South Korea Says Interpol Issued Red Notice for Terra
South Korea Says Interpol Issued Red Notice for Terra's Do Kwon

(Bloomberg) -- South Korea said Interpol requested law enforcement worldwide to locate and arrest fugitive Terraform Labs co-founder Do Kwon.Most Read from...

In China, home buyers occupy their
In China, home buyers occupy their 'rotting', unfinished properties

For six months, home for Ms. Xu has been a room in a high-rise apartment in the southern Chinese city of Guilin that she bought three years ago, attracted by...

Supply Network (ASX:SNL) shareholders have earned a 29% CAGR over the last five years
Supply Network (ASX:SNL) shareholders have earned a 29% CAGR over the last five years

When you buy a stock there is always a possibility that it could drop 100%. But when you pick a company that is really...

First Mover Asia: Bitcoin Sticks Near $19K; the Most
First Mover Asia: Bitcoin Sticks Near $19K; the Most 'Profitable' Mining GPU Makes You Back Your Money in 3 Years

Ether and other major cryptos spend much of the weekend in the red to close a turbulent week.

Hong Kong Businesses Push For Full Reopening to Revive City
Hong Kong Businesses Push For Full Reopening to Revive City

(Bloomberg) -- Hong Kong's dismantling of hotel quarantine for arrivals is being met by calls for the city to remove remaining travel restrictions to help...

Domestic violence suspect arrested after pursuit in Indio
Domestic violence suspect arrested after pursuit in Indio
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  • 2022-09-26 00:56:46Z

The sheriff's department said the man used his vehicle to ram pursuing sheriff's vehicles, and he subsequently lost control of his vehicle.

They paid taxes. Now undocumented Latinos are aging without savings, government care
They paid taxes. Now undocumented Latinos are aging without savings, government care

They came to the U.S. as young people seeking better lives. Now, without money and facing retirement, what will happen to older undocumented Latinos?

Capital Allocation Trends At Ainsworth Game Technology (ASX:AGI) Aren
Capital Allocation Trends At Ainsworth Game Technology (ASX:AGI) Aren't Ideal

To avoid investing in a business that's in decline, there's a few financial metrics that can provide early indications...

Italy Set to Make Giorgia Meloni First Far-Right Leader Since Mussolini
Italy Set to Make Giorgia Meloni First Far-Right Leader Since Mussolini

Tiziana Fabi/AFP via GettyROME-Italians overwhelmingly voted to give power to the most far-right government since Benito Mussolini was thrown out of power...

Australia plans privacy rule changes after Optus cyber attack
Australia plans privacy rule changes after Optus cyber attack
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  • 2022-09-26 00:39:19Z

Australia plans changes to its privacy rules so that banks can be alerted faster following cyber attacks at companies, Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said...

Group of men in ski masks fatally shoot teen in Bronx
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  • 2022-09-26 00:30:00Z

A 17-year-old boy was shot to death by a group of men wearing ski masks Sunday, police said. The teen was on Beekman Ave. near E. 141st St. in Mott Haven...

How King Charles helped save British farmhouse cheese
How King Charles helped save British farmhouse cheese

The new king helped drive a renaissance in British cheesemaking when the industry was in crisis 30 years ago.

Six inmates die at Valdosta prison within year: Open records request makes deaths public
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  • 2022-09-26 00:20:00Z

Sep. 25-VALDOSTA - Six inmates have died at Valdosta State Prison during the last year, including two homicide victims, according to prison documents...

Phoenix police investigate fatal stabbing near Southern Avenue and 7th Street
Phoenix police investigate fatal stabbing near Southern Avenue and 7th Street
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  • 2022-09-26 00:18:49Z

A man, who hasn't been identified, was stabbed near El Reposo Park. He was taken to a hospital, where he died, according to Phoenix police.

ADP: One shot after unknown SUV pulls next to victim and starts shooting
ADP: One shot after unknown SUV pulls next to victim and starts shooting
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  • 2022-09-26 00:16:50Z

The investigation is still ongoing and police have no information on a possible suspect.

Musk faces deposition with Twitter ahead of October trial
Musk faces deposition with Twitter ahead of October trial
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  • 2022-09-26 00:15:48Z

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is scheduled to spend the next few days with lawyers for Twitter, answering questions ahead of an October trial that will determine...

Bolsonaro, Lula Enter Final Week Before Presidential Election
Bolsonaro, Lula Enter Final Week Before Presidential Election
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  • 2022-09-25 23:47:57Z

(Bloomberg) -- Brazil's presidential election front-runners spent the weekend ahead of the Oct. 2 vote at several events throughout the country's main states...

Tucson man accused of lying to federal agents about firearm used in constable shooting that left 4 dead
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  • 2022-09-25 23:45:49Z

A Tucson man was charged for making a false statement to federal agents regarding the ownership of a firearm used a mass shooting last month.

Man arrested for bashing teen's face with brick in Chelsea: 'This could have been so much worse,' mom says
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  • 2022-09-25 23:45:00Z

A man has been arrested for bashing a teenager in the head with a brick in an unprovoked Chelsea attack, police said Sunday. Rayquawn Tillman, 25, was...

Oil Edges Higher After Rout With Demand Outlook to the Fore
Oil Edges Higher After Rout With Demand Outlook to the Fore

(Bloomberg) -- Oil edged higher after a punishing week as traders weighed up the outlook for global demand amid mounting recessionary concerns.Most Read from...

Chico police arrest man on suspicion of planning 'Las Vegas style' mass shooting
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  • 2022-09-25 23:38:52Z

Authorities said they obtained an arrest warrant after learning that Dallas Marsh was also allegedly "making criminal threats to kill specific individuals...

The past three years for RMA Global (ASX:RMY) investors has not been profitable
The past three years for RMA Global (ASX:RMY) investors has not been profitable

It is doubtless a positive to see that the RMA Global Limited ( ASX:RMY ) share price has gained some 100% in the last...

Shinzo Abe: Why a state funeral for Shinzo Abe is controversial
Shinzo Abe: Why a state funeral for Shinzo Abe is controversial

Opposition to the funeral has been growing in recent weeks, with thousands of Japanese marching against it.

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