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ANZ Dumps Stake in Chinese Bank: Asian Ambitions Pared Back

The lender's shares gained 8.9 percent past year. The shares are about 40% higher than their low of last February. Since taking over as head of ANZ in January...


Feeding Iran's Gas Grid Unaffected by Turkmen Export Cut

Strategic stockpiles of diesel and mazut to be used as alternative fuels to run thermal power plants in northern provinces has increased considerably compared t...


Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan's mother dies in vehicle crash

The female driver, who was the only occupant, was pronounced dead at the scene and was removed to Limerick University Hospital for a post mortem examination. Ir...


Cartwright to debut; O'Keefe replaces Bird

Cartwright and O'Keefe now have the inside running for the all-rounder and second spinner berths still up in the air for the eagerly awaited four-Test series ag...


Dog Mauls Owners After They Tried To Dress Him In Sweater

The initial attack took place, according to CBS affiliate, WTSP , at approximately 2:28 p.m.at 3405 Cord St. The dog, aptly named Scarface , attacked thre...


Twitter's China head Kathy Chen leaves the company to 'pursue other opportunities'

The Twitter executive exodus continues. However, the company has a fully functioning office in Hong Kong so as to look into matters regarding China and focus ...


Totals 65 yards receiving, TD in Week 17 win

Panthers: The Panthers' season is over after they went 17-1 a year ago before losing in the Super Bowl. That's what they need to do to top the Buccaneers . "Fr...


NYPD says Times Square safest place for New Year's Eve celebrations

Feel free to recite this newfound knowledge at your New Year's Eve party - or not. But the ball drop isn't the only event going on on New Year's Eve. The tiny...


Firsthand Capital Management Inc. Invests $2124000 in Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA)

Analyst's mean target price for the firm is $24.08 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.90. Tesla is now exclusively working with Panasonic to supply b...


French Law Giving Workers 'Right to Disconnect' Goes Into Effect

The measure is meant to tackle the so-called "always-on" work culture that sees millions of employees effectively take their work home with them, leading to b...


RBI announce facility for NRIs to exchange old notes

The facility will remain open for residents from January 2, 2017 to March 31, 2017, and for NRIs from January 2, 2017 to June 30, 2017. Non-resident Indians (NR...


People Stuck 125 Feet High on Knott's Berry Farm Ride; Rescue Underway

The ride was reported stuck at 5 p.m.to the Orange County Fire Authority, but riders told NBC4 they had been stuck for at least four hours. Passengers on a ri...


Wolves roll to 116-99 win over Bucks

After a review, it was determined that LaVine did get the shot off in time, giving the Wolves a 101-87 lead. Jabari Parker scored 18 of his 27 points in the...


Colorado community still searching for missing 6-year-old boy

Saturday from the 15700 block of East Amherst Place - about five and a half miles away from Fabian's home. The FBI have also reportedly been aiding the police...


March brings "new quid on the block"

The new coin will have high tech security features, making it more hard for counterfeiters to target. A new £2 coin has been created that displays a First Wor...


Friends mark 38 years of Polar Bear Swim

We're hoping people will realize that it's not a free event as much as it seems [like it]. Fearless souls will take a dip in Oakville, Toronto, Perth and Gran...


Top 8 schemes announced by Modi on New Year's eve

The provision of special interest for senior citizens (those above 60 years of age) will be applicable for 10 years, PM Modi said in his New Year's Eve address ...


Texas oil survey reveals OPEC pessimism

Less than half of oil industry survey respondents expect OPEC to make good on its promise to cut production in 2017, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas found....


China Twitter boss leaves after seven months

Chen had joined Twitter in April, 2016. (NYSE:TWTR) is blocked in China, it allows Chinese promoters reach a global spectators. Twitter's managing directo...


Indian court sacks BCCI president Anurag Thakur

Thakur said he respects the decision of Supreme Court , as any citizen should. "If the BCCI was reluctant to accept the Supreme Court's July order these c...


Bitcoin exchange rate surpassed 1000 United States dollars

In March 2016, the Office 365 roadmap detailed Microsoft's plans to roll out "Bitcoin Currency Format Support" to Excel 2016. According to Reuters , the cr...


Marbles Kids Museum Hosts Annual Noon Year's Eve Countdown

How do children who are too young to stay up until midnight celebrate the New Year? There was music, games, and kids could do a variety of crafts, like decora...


Christmas tree recycling available in Missoula

Dumpster Depot is accepting trees. Trees must be completely undecorated, and wreaths will not be accepted. Boy Scouts, with the support of Lemay/Pacific Disp...


Reviewing Individual Broker Targets Of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO)

Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its stake in Urban Outfitters by 70.2% in the second quarter. The growth estimate for American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Th...


Can China's Ivory Sales Ban Help To Save African Elephants?

Beijing says ivory trading and processing, other than the auctions of "legitimately" sourced antiques, will be outlawed by the end of March 2017. Importing a...


Permian Basin gains two rigs

Rigs were flat at 25 in Colorado's DJ Niobrara basin. There was also a small increase in the number of Eagle-Ford rigs, although the total at 46 is still clos...


Sensex surges 206 points; FMCG, power stocks major gainers

The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which had closed at 26,210.68 points on Wednesday, opened higher at 26,429.41. More than half of the annual gain wa...


Vikings Rule Out Peterson For Season Finale

In addition to those skill-position players on offense, left guard Alex Boone was listed as doubtful with a lower back injury and is inactive as well. Not to me...


Robert W. Baird Reaffirms "Underperform" Rating for Cempra, Inc. (CEMP)

Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have given a hold rating, one has issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy ...


Uber, Lyft warn riders over possible New Year's Eve surge pricing

Last New Year a Sydney woman was billed for AUD$720 (£420, $520) for a trip that would normally have cost AUD$92 - the surge meant she was charged nearly eight ...


Stocks End Strong Year On A Down Note; Banks Up, Tech Falls

Fifteen minutes into trading, all the major United States indices had dipped by about 0.1 per cent: the Dow was down to 19,815.90, the S&P 500 to 2,248.10, and ...


Donald Trump ditches press pool to play golf

Russian Federation responded angrily to the sanctions, saying initially it would expel 35 USA diplomats in return. "I also know things that other people don'...


Britain scolds Kerry for comments on Israeli govt

The British government, the spokesman added, "believes that negotiations will only succeed when they are conducted between the two parties supported by the worl...


UN Security Council endorses Syria ceasefire

Several council members had demanded clarifications over the reach of the resolution, what it would mean for the United Nations talks, how it might affect rebel...


PM Modi Ridicules Rahul Gandhi's Remarks, Counters Manmohan Singh

Accusing the government of not allowing him to speak in Parliament, Gandhi had earlier said that "an natural disaster will come" if he speaks and had gone on to...