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Asian stocks open mixed as trade optimism fades

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 03:21
Optimism is fading over last week's tentative trade truce between the United States and China.

The Queen read out Boris Johnson's stump speech

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 19:39
The pageantry may be over, but the UK's bumper Brexit week has only just begun.

Queen Elizabeth II makes appearance at UK Parliament

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 19:33
Queen Elizabeth II opened a new session of UK parliament with a speech restating parliament's intention to leave the European Union by the end of October.

French politicians call for football match against Turkey to be canceled

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 16:02
Several leading French politicians have called for France's Euro 2020 qualifier against Turkey in Paris to be called off after Turkish players enacted a military salute in Friday's victory over Albania.

Pedophile found dead in prison

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 14:20
A man described as one of Britain's worst pedophiles has been found dead in jail.

Big rescue operation after deadly typhoon

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 11:06
A major search and rescue operation is underway in Japan after deadly Typhoon Hagibis brought widespread flooding and landslides, destroying buildings and leaving dozens dead.

Trump's 'love fest' with China won't end the trade war

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 11:00
A tentative truce between the United States and China has raised hopes — yet again — that the two economic superpowers are inching toward a resolution to the trade war.

China suspended ties with the NBA last week. Now it's starting to restore them

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 10:49
Tencent has quietly resumed online broadcasts in China of National Basketball Association preseason games after a dispute last week prompted all of the American league's official Chinese partners to suspend ties.

Xi vows attempts to split China will 'end in crushed bodies and shattered bones'

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 10:23
Chinese President Xi Jinping warned adversaries on Sunday that any attempt to split China will "end in crushed bodies and shattered bones" according to state-media, as anti-government protesters in Hong Kong returned to the streets for a 19th consecutive weekend.

Fortnite leaves players staring at a black hole for hours ahead of Season 11 launch

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 08:59
A special event to mark the end the tenth season of Fortnite has plunged legions of players into a black hole.

Asian markets move higher after Trump announces initial trade agreement with China

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 05:38
Asian markets traded in the green Monday after the United States said it reached an initial agreement on trade with China.