• Australian TV station Ten in administration after Murdoch-led backers quit
Australian TV station Ten in administration after Murdoch-led backers quit

Murdoch owns 7.7% of the network and Gordon 15%. The company told the ASX on Monday that Illyria Pty Limited and Birketu Pty Limited, two shareholders which guarantee the company's current credit facility, say they don't plan to extend or increase support.

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  • Inflation fizzle may once again leave Fed rate path in doubt
Inflation fizzle may once again leave Fed rate path in doubt

SEOUL, South Korea (AP ) — Asian stock markets were higher on Tuesday as investors brushed off a second straight session of big losses on Wall Street tech stocks a day before the Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates . In 2016, the economy grew 3.2%. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan, however, was d...

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  • Atria Investments Raised Astrazeneca Plc (AZN) Holding, Integrated Biopharma Has 1.2 Sentiment
Atria Investments Raised Astrazeneca Plc (AZN) Holding, Integrated Biopharma Has 1.2 Sentiment

About 800,584 shares traded. The share price of the company (LON:MPM) was up +0.00% during the last trading session, with a high of 12.90 during the day and the volume of Mporium Group shares traded was 215000. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, November 2 by Nordea. Therefore 56% are positive. Moody's has $125 highest and $16 lowest tar...

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  • American student released by North Korea is in coma
American student released by North Korea is in coma

However, he said the issue of several Americans detained by North Korea is "not my goal right now". Such meetings are unusual because the two governments do not have diplomatic relations. That was used as evidence in his hour-long trial, during which North Korea accused him of committing "hostile acts" against the regime at the urging of a purporte...

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  • Rosenstein Sees No Reason To Fire Special Counsel
Rosenstein Sees No Reason To Fire Special Counsel

Ruddy told ABC News that he stands by his comments that the president is considering asking Rosenstein to terminate Mueller. According to a senior White House aide, there are no private conversations taking place about firing Mueller, and a White House spokesperson said Ruddy "speaks for himself".

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  • Senators chide Sessions' surrogate at hearing
Senators chide Sessions' surrogate at hearing

Although he tried to justify that decision as stemming only from the fact that he had played a role in the Trump campaign, it came after a report that he had two contacts with the Russian ambassador past year despite having testified at his confirmation hearing that he had not communicated with the Russians.

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  • FAA Reacts To President Trump's Air Traffic Control Proposal
FAA Reacts To President Trump's Air Traffic Control Proposal

President Trump's plan would spin off air traffic control into a non-profit organization run by a board . "Other than that it's quite good", he said at a White House ceremony on Monday. The idea would be to shift away from ground-based radar for everyday functions not related to national defense, and small-volume airports might not have an air-...

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  • Telstra set to axe 1400 jobs
Telstra set to axe 1400 jobs

Staff are being informed at the time of writing. Investors have shrugged off the news of job losses, however, with Telstra shares up 0.46 per cent at $4.40 at 1202 AEST on Wednesday. O'Donnell told iTnews he expected the bulk of the CNN redundancies to be made across South Australia, Western Australia, and the Northern Territory.

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  • North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier, Tillerson says
North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier, Tillerson says

Releasing a United States detainee in a yearlong coma may actually harden USA public opinion against North Korea . They say that Otto Warmbier is on a Medivac flight on his way home. But there is no connection between the two events, US National Security Council spokesman Michael Anton said. "Take care of Otto", the official quoted ...

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  • Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts
Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts

The committee can hold Sessions in contempt when he doesn't answer questions - but that could elongate the testimony and could potentially take months. He does not acknowledge the unanimous conclusions of the US intelligence community that Russian Federation massively intervened in our election. Sessions responded that, although he had not ...

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  • Global CEOs Confident of Growth Prospects, But Optimism Dips
Global CEOs Confident of Growth Prospects, But Optimism Dips

Three-quarters of Canadian CEOs (75%) see disruption as an opportunity for their business, not a threat, and 86% said their business is actively disrupting its sector rather than waiting for disruption by competitors, according to a new survey from audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG.

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  • New Mexico Senator frustrated by Sessions' refusal to answer questions
New Mexico Senator frustrated by Sessions' refusal to answer questions

He said if he did see the ambassador at the function, it was only in passing, but he couldn't recall it. That's significant in that it corroborates that conversation took place and that Comey felt it was improper. "I am protecting the right of the president to assert [executive privilege] as he chooses", Sessions answered, adding that he thought ...

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  • Uber boss Travis Kalanick takes time out from embattled firm
Uber boss Travis Kalanick takes time out from embattled firm

Holder's report , which was released to employees Tuesday, recommends diminishing Kalanick's role as CEO, make the board more independent, tie executive pay to ethics, diversify staff and create an oversight committee. The Covington & Burling report calls for "at least one woman and/or member of a population now underrepresented on each applicant...

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  • Trump considering 'terminating' Russian Federation probe leader
Trump considering 'terminating' Russian Federation probe leader

Ruddy fired back Tuesday morning to Politico, saying in an email that Spicer's statement "doesn't deny my claim the President is considering firing Mueller " and "says I didn't speak to the president about the matter - when I never claimed to have done so".

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  • Valero Energy Partners (VLP) Receiving Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
Valero Energy Partners (VLP) Receiving Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

About 24,606 shares traded or 38.81% up from the average. It has outperformed by 36.10% the S&P500. Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its stake in Valero Energy Corporation by 10.5% in the first quarter. As per Wednesday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus pric...

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  • China May property investment growth eases for first time in three months
China May property investment growth eases for first time in three months

Throughput was down from a record level in March, but May recorded the fastest rate of growth year on year since mid-2015. Fixed-asset investment in non-rural areas of China in the first five months of 2017 climbed 8.6% compared with the same period a year earlier, slowing from the 8.9% increase over the January-April period.

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  • Uber's SVP of Business Emil Michael Just Left the Company
Uber's SVP of Business Emil Michael Just Left the Company

The engineer, former Uber employee Susan Fowler Rigetti described systematic sexual harassment in which she and female co-workers at the company were openly propositioned for sex and other "inappropriate behavior" by a supervisor. Holder's broad probe into Uber's office culture was launched after public complaints about sexism rocked the compan...

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  • Comey's testimony a bad day for the nation
Comey's testimony a bad day for the nation

During nearly three hours of statements Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey described himself as "stunned" by Trump's "very disturbing" and "very concerning" behavior towards him. When asked if there was enough evidence to being a justice of obstruction case, Bharara said there "absolutely" is. "They sent a separate request to ...

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  • Asia shares encouraged by Wall St record, await Fed outlook
Asia shares encouraged by Wall St record, await Fed outlook

The German DAX lost 1 percent, France's CAC 40 index slumped 1.1 percent and the U.K.'s FTSE 100 shed 0.2 percent. Naver Corp. and LG Innotek, which led Asian losses on Monday, were flat and 1.3 percent higher, respectively. "It feels like a long time since markets have been treated to unscheduled hints of tightening, and this was quite apparent wh...

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  • Attack comes next for Lions: Gatland
Attack comes next for Lions: Gatland

Farrell's passing game is a key threat and his combination with Sexton was promising. What there isn't in the group though is a defensive leader. For that reason, Lions defence coach Andy Farrell has plenty to be happy about. "You look at the players and you see them but you just stand there, and give them respect". However, rugby isn't p...

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