HILLSIDEQUADRANEWS.COM: World News - Latest of The Hour 2019-06-12 09:48

JGBs mostly flat, but super-longs gain ahead of auction

Japanese government bonds were little changed on Wednesday, but super-long bonds gained supported by strong demand from domestic investors ahead of an upcoming auction of 30-year d...

JGBs mostly flat, but super-longs gain ahead of auction

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JGBs firmer as 20-year auction draws ample demand Japanese government bond prices were mostly firmer on Wednesday, paring earlier modest losses after a well-received 20-year debt auction improved market sentiment....
2019-05-22 09:00

JGBs gain as risk aversion lifts investor demand for bonds Japanese government bond prices edged higher on Thursday as risk aversion in the broader markets due to persistent U.S.-China trade fears and Brexit concerns increased investor demand for safe-haven debt....
2019-05-23 07:48

Stocks gain on U.S.-China trade hopes, dollar flat Global equity markets gained and the dollar held steady on Thursday ahead of the G20 summit where a scheduled meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping has stirred hopes that trade tensions could ease....
2019-06-28 03:16

Stocks gain on U.S.-China trade truce hopes, dollar flat Global equity markets gained and the dollar held steady on Thursday ahead of the G20 summit where a much-anticipated meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping may lead to a truce in the U.S.-China trade war....
2019-06-27 21:48

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain on U.S.-China trade truce hopes, dollar flat Global equity markets gained and the dollar held steady on Thursday ahead of the G20 summit where a much-anticipated meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping may lead to a truce in the U.S.-China trade war....
2019-06-27 18:48

CANADA STOCKS-TSX flat ahead of U.S. Fed statement Canada's main stock index was subdued on Wednesday, as investors adopted a cautious approach ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy statement that could open the door to future interest rate cuts....
2019-06-19 17:01

European stocks flat ahead of U.S. payrolls European stocks opened flat on Friday after two sessions of gains, as the effect of this week's upbeat signals on U.S.-China trade talks and European politics wore off, with investors' attention turning to U.S. jobs data due later in the day....
2019-09-06 10:00

Wall Street flat ahead of Fed rate decision U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday as investors awaited a widely anticipated interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve and clues on whether it would inaugurate further monetary easing....
2019-07-31 18:48

Wipro Shares Flat Ahead Of Earnings Announcement Wipro stock price: Wipro shares moved in a range of Rs 258.10-Rs 262.80 on the NSE, as against their previous close of Rs 260. On the BSE, Wipro shares opened 1.04 per cent higher at Rs 262.75, and......
2019-07-17 14:32

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures flat ahead of Fed rate cut decision Futures remained flat for Canada's main stock index on Monday on global cues, as investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate cut decision....
2019-06-17 14:48

European shares flat ahead of U.S. jobs data; Samsung's outlook hits chip sector European shares treaded water in early deals on Friday, as investors stayed on the sidelines before a crucial U.S. jobs report, while semiconductor stocks slipped after Samsung Electronics's downbeat profit forecast....
2019-07-05 11:16

Oil falls 2.8% ahead of hurricane, but still notches weekly gain Oil futures fell on Friday ahead of a hurricane near the Florida coast that could dampen demand, but prices still posted the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by an easing of U.S.-China trade rhetoric....
2019-08-31 06:00

Stock futures gain ahead of U.S. jobs report U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Friday ahead of a crucial jobs report and as China rolled out a stimulus plan to shore up its flagging economy....
2019-09-06 14:32

Petrobras preempts three pre-salt areas ahead of sixth auction Petrobras wants to exercise pre-emption rights for three areas ahead of the sixth bidding round of pre-salt offshore oil areas to be held later this year....
2019-05-21 18:00

Oil falls ahead of hurricane but set for weekly gain as trade row eases Oil futures fell on Friday, with U.S. crude down nearly 4% ahead of a hurricane near the Florida coast that could dampen demand, but prices were still headed for the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by an easing of U.S.-China trade r...
2019-08-30 19:32

Oil falls ahead of hurricane but posts weekly gain as U.S.-China trade war eases Oil futures fell on Friday, with U.S. crude down nearly 3% ahead of a hurricane near the Florida coast that could dampen demand, but prices were still headed for the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by an easing of U.S.-China trade r...
2019-08-31 01:00

JGBs dip tracking losses in U.S. Treasuries Japanese government bond (JGB) prices fell slightly on Monday, dented by weaker U.S. Treasuries and as stronger stocks weighed on the safe-haven appeal of debt....
2019-05-27 11:32

JGBs climb after BOJ stands pat on monetary policy Japanese government bond prices rose on Thursday, extending gains after the Bank of Japan kept its policy on hold, a decision that put the central bank out of step with the U.S. Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank....
2019-09-19 08:32

JGBs rise tracking gains in U.S. Treasuries Japanese government bond (JGB) prices broadly rose on Friday, tracking overnight gains in U.S. Treasuries amid rising expectations of interest rate cuts by the Federal Reserve....
2019-06-14 07:48

How to avoid a flat car battery Tips & advice 18 Jun, 2019 Car batteries can go flat for a number of reasons, which is why we have gathered these top tips to help prevent the worst happening...
2019-06-18 22:00

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look for consumer pressure ahead of next China tariffs As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is ...
2019-08-12 01:00

Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look for consumer pressure ahead of next tariffs As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is ...
2019-08-10 04:48

New Porsche 718 GT4 and Spyder revealed with 414bhp flat-six The 718 GT4, like the Spyder, sits 30mm lower than standard Convertible and coupé share a naturally aspirated 4.0-litre engine, manual-only gearbox and track-focused chassis Porsche’s GT division is shunning the industry-wide trend for downsizing,...
2019-06-18 13:00

Blackstone reports almost flat Q2 distributable earnings Blackstone Group Inc, the world's the largest manager of alternative assets such as private equity and real estate, said on Thursday its distributable earnings in the second quarter rose just 1% year-on-year, missing most analysts' expectations....
2019-07-18 14:00

My friend has male pornographic photos all over his flat I believe it will be good for him to take them down, but how can I convince him to do so?My friend and I have been close for 25 years. He has same-sex male pornographic images prominently displayed on the walls of his apartment – even in the bathroom...
2019-08-09 20:00

Gentex Q2 net income stays flat at $109 million Revenue increased 3 percent to $468.7 million over the second quarter of 2018, Gentex said, noting it improved its results despite an 8 percent drop in global auto production and "overly optimistic" auto industry forecasts....
2019-07-19 19:00

Oil nearly flat in pause after previous session's gains Oil prices were near flat early Thursday in what was seen as a pause after gains in the two previous sessions, as traders considered geopolitical developments....
2019-05-21 18:00

Oil Prices Flat Despite Gains on Wall Street Oil prices were little changed despite a strong opening for stocks on Wall Street, as oil investors remained concerned over global trade spats and bloated U.S. inventories of crude oil....
2019-05-21 16:48

CORRECTED-US STOCKS-S&P 500 near flat as healthcare in spotlight The S&P 500 was little changed in afternoon trading on Thursday, with healthcare stocks mixed after the Trump administration withdrew a rule that would kill rebates....
2019-07-12 01:16

Joe Biden Is Ahead in the Iowa Polls. But His Rivals Are Ahead on Organizing To read the polling binders, former Vice President Joe Biden is a runaway favorite here in Iowa in the Democratic primary. But behind the scenes, he’s playing a furious game of catch-up. As the Democratic frontrunner kicked off events Tuesday i...
2019-06-11 22:32

UPDATE 9-Oil flat, Brent around $63/bbl as demand concerns weigh * GRAPHIC: Iran seizes tanker https://tmsnrt.rs/2O646ZX (New throughout, updates prices, market activity and comments, adds Reuters poll on U.S. crude inventories)...
2019-07-23 21:48

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures flat on steady oil prices Stock futures for Canada's main stock index were little changed on Monday as oil prices steadied, with Saudi Arabia and Russia yet to agree on an output-cutting deal....
2019-06-10 14:48

Pochettino’s joke falls flat at Real Madrid MADRID (AP) — Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino’s comments about Real Madrid’s lack of hospitality didn’t go over too well in the Spanish capital. Pochettino told Spanish radio station Cope, in a joking tone, that Madrid preside...
2019-05-24 19:48

UPDATE 1-Blackstone reports almost flat Q2 distributable earnings Blackstone Group Inc, the world's largest manager of alternative assets such as private equity and real estate, said on Thursday its distributable earnings in the second quarter rose just 1% year-on-year, and missed analysts' expectations....
2019-07-18 14:00

Former Hezbollah official found dead in Beirut flat A former official in the powerful Iranian-backed Lebanese group Hezbollah was found dead in his flat in a Beirut neighborhood, the state-run Lebanese news agency said on Sunday....
2019-09-09 03:48

The Goldfinch Is a Handsome Movie, But It Lies Flat as a Painting Books are perhaps the richest source material for movies: The characters are there, the plot is there, the color and texture are there—all you’ve got to do is shift it all over to the screen. If only it were that easy. The Goldfinch, dire...
2019-09-13 19:00

WRC needs run-flat style tyres for Turkey - Toyota's Makinen Toyota World Rally Championship team principal Tommi Makinen has repeated his call for the return of run-flat style mousse inserts for WRC tyres at Rally Turkey...
2019-09-17 21:00

Dish will install your smart home gadgets for a flat fee Dish is having another go at the smart home. The satellite TV provider has been offering smart technology installation services to its own customers for years, but today it launches OnTech, a service that will set up a whole range of devices for you,...
2019-06-18 21:48

Pakistan Cabinet Approves Flat Tax On Cigarettes, Soft Drinks Pakistan's cabinet has approved a flat tax on all cigarette packets and soft drinks to try to plug a gaping budget deficit and discourage tobacco consumption, a document seen by Reuters said....
2019-06-10 21:00

Extending into the garden: can we make structural changes to our leasehold flat and what permissions do we need to get? My girlfriend and I live in a ground-floor flat with a leasehold and we'd like to extend our kitchen into the garden. Can we do this and do we need written consent from the freeholder first?...
2019-08-22 18:48

Hooliganism fears rise in Denmark after a footballer’s flat is set on fire Jens Stage thankfully survived the attack but there is now concern in the country that similar incidents could take placeEarly this summer, the Denmark Under-21 international Jens Stage received a threatening message on Facebook. It read: “You will n...
2019-08-27 15:16

Flat Earth: why is YouTube helping spread conspiracy theories? Many people who believe the Earth is not round first heard the idea on YouTube. But how important was the video-sharing website in helping the flat Earth movement grow?...
2019-07-18 13:00

HP's Q2 revenue remains flat with drop in PC units and printers sold While sales of desktop units were up slightly year-over-year, HP still saw an overall drop in the number of PCs sold due to the decline in Notebooks units....
2019-05-24 03:32

Wall St. flat as railroads slide after CSX signals trade impact U.S. stocks treaded water on Wednesday as trade-related weakness hurt CSX Corp's profit, leading to a decline in railroad stocks and offsetting gains in shares of Abbott and Qualcomm....
2019-07-17 17:32

Rangers vs. Astros: Lance Lynn will stymie a flat Houston Finally some good news for presidential candidate Mayor de Blasio. His “keys to the city” show at Wednesday’s USWNT celebration bumped his approval rating from 0.9 percent to 1.3 percent. Bad news? Megan Rapinoe has declared she is now a candidate fo...
2019-07-12 00:16

Futures flat as trade moves offer mixed signals U.S. stock index futures were largely flat on Wednesday as easing trade tensions with China did little to sway investors, who are refraining from making heavy bets ahead of the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates next week....
2019-09-11 14:48

US STOCKS-Futures flat as investors weigh bank results Worries about the balance of monetary policy and growth kept U.S. stock futures flat on Wednesday, subduing the impact of solid results from Bank of America and a boost for chipmakers from Dutch company ASML....
2019-07-17 15:01

#TheBreakaway - Roche explains how he crashed on long flat stage "Nico Roche and Adam Blythe join Orla Chennaoui for The Breakaway after Stage 7 of the 2019 Tour de France. Roche discusses riding the stage and his crash, before Geraint Thomas and the favourites are assessed (04:25). Sagan is interviewed (06:30), B...
2019-07-12 20:48

Sensex, Nifty Turn Flat As Markets Recover Most Of Day's Losses Top laggards on the 30-scrip index were ITC, NTPC, Bajaj Finance, Bharti Airtel, Axis Bank and Tech Mahindra, trading between 0.80 and 4.67 per cent lower....
2019-07-31 18:16

New Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder revealed with 414bhp flat-six The 718 GT4, like the Spyder, sits 30mm lower than standard Convertible and coupé share a naturally aspirated 4.0-litre engine, manual-only gearbox and track-focused chassis Porsche’s GT division is shunning the industry-wide trend for downsizing,...
2019-06-18 19:32

Oil flat as U.S.-Iran tensions support prices, trade war weighs Oil futures held steady on Tuesday, supported by U.S.-Iran tensions and expectations of ongoing OPEC supply cuts but under pressure from concerns about a drawn-out trade war between Washington and Beijing....
2019-05-21 19:01

GM posts flat profit, handily beats analyst expectations General Motors Co on Thursday posted a flat quarterly net profit that handily beat market expectations, helped by U.S. sales of high-margin pickup trucks, SUVs and crossovers....
2019-08-01 14:32

How to burn belly fat: Nutritionist shares tricks to get a flat stomach BELLY fat can cause serious health problems such as heart disease. Here a nutritionist has shared tricks on how to burn belly fat, and get a flat stomach....
2019-08-05 01:00

Are You An Uber Driver? Send Us Your Flat Surge Fare Screenshots Over the last few weeks, we’ve been hearing from an increasing number of Uber drivers that changes to the surge price model have impacted their take-home pay. In particular, my article about whether Uber is engaged in price-fixing prompted many drive...
2019-05-21 21:00

'Human Fall Flat' lands on iOS and Android June 26th Human Fall Flat has proven a big hit on consoles and PC, with more than five million copies sold by last February as players hopped into No Brakes Games' hilarity-filled world. It emerged back then that a mobile port was on the way, and now we k...
2019-06-20 09:32

Sensex, Nifty Turn Flat Amid Jittery Trade: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets gave up early gains to move in a tight range on Friday afternoon amid a mixed trend in Asian peers. The S&P BSE Sensex declined as much as 193.3 points from an intraday high of......
2019-07-12 11:32

The 2022 C8 Corvette Z06's Rumored 800-HP Engine Might Be A Flat-Plane-Crank V8: Report As impressive as the base mid-engine 2020 C8 Corvette is, rumors are swirling that the upcoming C8.R racecar and inevitable 2022 Corvette Z06 will be powered by a monstrous twin-turbo flat-plane-crank V8....
2019-08-27 19:32

Recently Promoted Spanish Soccer Club Renamed As Flat Earth FC After earning promotion to the Spanish fourth flight division, the club formerly known as Mostoles Balompie got a complete rebrand from president Javi Poves and was renamed Flat Earth FC. Poves confirmed in a video statement that the change was inte...
2019-07-01 03:32

Buying a house or flat in London: five ways to step on to the property ladder for less Almost half of all homes sold in the capital in the past year have been to newbies on the housing ladder who are driving hard bargains or finding cheaper ways to get on the ladder....
2019-08-29 11:48

Three jailed after husband fell to his death during flat burglary in north London The widow of a man who plunged to his death from his third-floor flat during a "terrifying" burglary spoke of her devastation as three people were jailed for their involvement....
2019-08-30 00:32

Nikkei flat; Yaskawa's weak earnings drag on machinery stocks Japan's Nikkei was flat on Friday morning with investors shifting their focus to corporate earning as weak profits from some firms such as Yaskawa Electric dragged on machinery stocks....
2019-07-12 05:48

Supergenius Arrested While Attempting To Repair Flat Tire With Band-Aids Okay, I get it. I see how it works. Apparently, in our current police state, it’s illegal to try and fix the tires on your own car with the crap you find in a forgotten office first aid kit. Well, maybe not illegal, but it is pretty stupid, and the p...
2019-08-22 00:32

Shares flat as investors parse economic data, dollar dips for third day World shares came within a whisker of posting their first weekly loss since May on Friday and the dollar was down for a third day running, as even a stronger-than-expected U.S. inflation print failed to shake bets on Federal Reserve interest rate cut...
2019-07-12 11:48

Wall Street opens flat, investors shrug off bank results U.S. stocks opened flat on Wednesday as trade worries and concerns about the balance of monetary policy and growth outweighed solid results from Bank of America and a boost to chipmakers from Dutch company ASML....
2019-07-17 16:32

Wall Street flat after jobs data, China stimulus plan U.S. stocks treaded water on Friday as underwhelming jobs data rounded off a week of mixed economic signals about the domestic economy, while a new stimulus plan from China helped ease some concerns around global growth....
2019-09-06 17:32

Oil flat as tropical storm limits output, glut forecasts weigh Oil prices were little changed on Friday as U.S. Gulf of Mexico crude output dropped by more than half from disruptions caused by a tropical storm, but concerns over a global crude surplus in the months ahead limited gains....
2019-07-12 23:16

Tetris challenge: emergency services worldwide go flat-out in viral meme From Switzerland to Singapore, police, fire and ambulance departments are laying down their tools, and their bodies, to take part in a new craze“If you’ve always wanted to know what’s in a traffic patrol car, here you go.” On 1 September, the police ...
2019-09-18 09:00

Sensex, Nifty Flat; Infosys Gains, HDFC Twins Fall Sensex, Nifty Turn Positive: Infosys, Reliance, ITC and ICICI Bank and were among the top Sensex movers while HDFC and HDFC Bank were among laggards....
2019-07-23 12:00

Diabetes Diet: 5 Whole Grain Desi Flat Bread Recipes For Diabetics Although diabetics may have to remove breads from their diet, consuming dishes made from these whole grains may benefit them. Here are 5 recipes of desi flat breads made from whole grains....
2019-06-11 17:32

Wall Street ends flat amid rate hopes, tech declines U.S. stocks ended flat on Monday as increased expectations of stimulus from central banks around the world were offset by losses in technology and healthcare shares....
2019-09-09 22:48

Moment of truth: Sean Spicer's Dancing with the Stars debut falls flat The former White House press secretary said it was ‘finally time to enjoy myself’. If only the same could be said for the viewing publicSean Spicer, the former White House press secretary, shimmied his way on to Dancing with the Stars on Monday night...
2019-09-17 19:00

Asia stocks flat, euro holds firm after fragmented Europe vote Asia stocks hovered near four-month lows on Monday amid concerns about U.S.-China tensions while the euro was confined to a narrow range after the weekend's European Parliament elections....
2019-05-27 06:00

S&P ends near flat as Citigroup results sink banks; Nasdaq hits new high The benchmark S&P 500 index ended little changed on Monday after oscillating between positive and negative territory throughout the session after Citigroup Inc kicked off the earnings season with a mixed quarterly report....
2019-07-15 23:32

New York-Area Airport Briefly Closed After Plane Lands On Flat Tires The busy Newark airport serving the New York area was briefly closed Saturday after a United Airlines flight experienced multiple flat tires upon landing and skidded partly off the runway, the airline......
2019-06-16 10:32

European shares flat, Daimler's profit warning knocks auto stocks European shares were little changed in early trade on Friday, as investors parsed through China trade data that came in at market open, an indicator of global economic growth, while a profit warning from Daimler knocked down auto stocks....
2019-07-12 13:16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares flat as investors parse economic data, dollar dips for third day World shares came within a whisker of posting their first weekly loss since May on Friday and the dollar was down for a third day running, as even a stronger-than-expected U.S. inflation print failed to shake bets on Federal Reserve interest rate cut...
2019-07-12 13:16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares flat as investors digest economic data, dollar dips for third day World shares came within a whisker of posting their first weekly loss since May on Friday and the dollar was down for a third day running, as even stronger than expected U.S. inflation failed to shake bets on Federal Reserve interest rate cuts....
2019-07-12 13:48

Athletic Bilbao’s Gaizka Garitano: ‘When I got married I bought a flat next to the training ground’ | Will Unwin The head coach is proud of Athletic Bilbao’s Basque-only policy and the club’s English links dating back 121 yearsGaizka Garitano passionately explains why Athletic Bilbao is the antidote to modern football: “It is different when you play not just fo...
2019-08-12 15:32

Martin Truex Jr. overcomes early flat tire to win Coca-Cola 600 for second time in 4 years Martin Truex Jr. overcame a flat tire in the first stage to win the Coca-Cola 600 for the second time in four years.        ...
2019-05-27 12:16

Alexandra Popp leaves Nigeria flat to send Germany fizzing into quarter-finals Germany advanced to the Women’s World Cup quarter-finals for the eighth straight time by beating the African champions, Nigeria, 3-0 in Grenoble.Alexandra Popp, The Germany captain playing in her 100th international, scored the opener in the 20th min...
2019-06-22 20:16

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens flat as hopes of a rate cut counter trade worries U.S. stocks opened flat on Wednesday as Washington's tough stance heightened worries of a prolonged U.S.-China trade war, with losses offset by tame inflation data that supported the case for an interest rate cut....
2019-06-12 16:48

Stock futures flat after JPMorgan results; Goldman Sachs, Wells Fargo eyed U.S. stock futures were trading flat on Tuesday as investors parsed through the earnings report from JPMorgan Chase and awaited results from Wall Street banks such as Goldman Sachs and Wells Fargo....
2019-07-16 13:48

This drag-race ready Honda T4 Concept motorcycle of 2001 is powered by a Goldwing’s flat six. This drag-race ready Honda T4 Concept motorcycle of 2001 is powered by a Goldwing’s flat six. When you drop all of the stuff that makes a Goldwing comfortable, that power can be converted into prodigious speed. I’d love to give this wild machine a ri...
2019-06-29 07:32

This $225 clutch folds out flat to reveal a clever organizational system for all your essentials — it can also be worn 4 ways Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider, Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent a...
2019-05-24 01:00

European stocks close flat as Trump signals US-China trade talks will resume European stocks closed flat on Monday, paring early losses after U.S. President Donald Trump said China had called U.S. trade negotiators to resume talks....
2019-08-26 22:32

The 2020 Porsche Boxster Spyder and Cayman GT4 Finally Bring Back Flat-Six Power Certainly among the best driving experiences Porsche has ever built, the 981 Boxster Spyder remains an excellent road-going sports car, while the Cayman GT4 is a simply transcendent drive on a track or smooth canyon road. That’s great and all, but th...
2019-06-18 14:00

Owners urged to snub fashion as high cost of flat-faced dogs revealed Purebreds such as pugs and French bulldogs are gaining popularity but struggle with rising temperaturesFlat-faced dog breeds cost twice as much in veterinary bills and average more annual vet visits than other breeds, according to an Australian surve...
2019-07-06 04:32

Where to buy a flat in London: the top 20 postcodes where cost-conscious first-timers buyers are driving hard bargains With second steppers struggling to find the cash to move up the ladder and potential downsizers determinedly staying put, first timers are now in the spotlight as London's most powerful group of buyers....
2019-08-28 14:48

LIVE Market Updates: Sensex, Nifty Turn Flat As Auto Stocks Decline Stock market LIVE updates today: The S&P BSE Sensex index added as much as 154.12 points in early trade to hit 37,424.94, before falling as much as 207.2 points from that level. The broader NSE Nifty......
2019-09-12 09:00

Design duo: once-dingy St John's Wood flat is now a stylish home for an award-winning designer and his dog Award-winning interior designer Brian Woulfe saw that an unloved north-west London flat could be a superbly stylish home, blending its Edwardian heritage with cool modernity. And Chow the dog helped....
2019-07-15 21:48

Homes of the week: a spectacular Gothic-style mansion, a Help to Buy flat in Kingston and a quirky barn with a brewery Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include a riverside Help to Buy flat in Kingston, a Gothic-style mansion with arched windows and leaded lights and a brewery barn with a party room....
2019-08-14 12:00

Winston Churchill's bachelor flat: former Prime Minister's Mayfair home is for rent for £1,500 a week Twenty-six-year-old Winston Churchill lived in the two-bedroom Mount Street apartment for five years while he launched his political career. It's now for rent for just under £6,000 a month....
2019-08-12 17:32

South Carolina pastor, buddy killed in DUI accident while helping to change a flat tire: cops A South Carolina pastor and father of four died the night before Father’s Day after he was struck by a suspected drunken driver while helping to change a flat tire on the side of the highway....
2019-06-18 12:32

Battersea Power Station: flat sales in £9bn project now running at £10m a month as developers say scheme is back on track At its launch in January 2013, three quarters of the new homes in the much-heralded first phase of Battersea Power Station's regeneration were snapped up off-plan....
2019-08-14 12:00

Homes of the week: a riverside flat in east London, a prime mansion block penthouse and a Med-style holiday retreat Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include an east London flat with river views, a prime mansion block penthouse in Marylebone and a touch of Med style in Torbay....
2019-09-17 19:00

Homes of the week: a Brixton flat with car hire and cashback, a countryside villa and grand Mayfair home in a listed building Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include a Brixton flat that comes with car hire credit and cashback if you move in pre-Christmas, a grand Mayfair apartment and a countryside villa with acres of business potential....
2019-09-06 21:00

The Last New Saab With Just Three Miles on the Clock Is Going Up for Auction Saab, as most of us know, is quite the busy zombie. It died, was retrieved from the great beyond by the confusingly named Chinese company National Electric Vehicle Sweden, and later formed loose ties to supercar maker Koenigsegg. Now, the last new Sa...
2019-06-08 02:48

Got $100,000 to Buy Obama’s Old Basketball Jersey at Auction? An auction house selling the jersey, which the former president is believed to have worn while playing in high school, says it could fetch that much when bidding closes in August....
2019-07-31 19:01

Intel announces major 5G IP auction After announcing that it will exit the 5G modem market back in April, Intel has put its IP related to cellular wireless connectivity up for auction as the chipmaker looks to unload around 8,500 assets from its massive portfolio.Although the company s...
2019-07-02 05:16

Univision heads for auction with few suitors Univision is trying to sell itself again — and investors are bracing for yet another long, dragged-out telenovela. In the middle of last month, the Spanish-language TV network quietly gathered a select group of prospective suitors in New York as it s...
2019-08-05 05:16

Gun that likely killed Vincent van Gogh goes on auction Bidders, lend them your ear! The gun Vincent van Gogh is believed to have killed himself with will hit the auction block in Paris next week, according to reports. The weather-worn revolver — dubbed “the most famous weapon in art history”— is expected...
2019-06-14 23:16

Sotheby’s to auction $23 million in Chinese art A vast collection of historical Chinese art including more than 120 artifacts from New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art is expected to fetch at least $23 million next week at Sotheby's....
2019-09-07 02:00

Going, going, gone: Sotheby’s auction house sold for $3.7bn Patrick Drahi, a French-Israeli telecoms billionaire, takes 275-year-old company private Sotheby’s has agreed to a takeover by the billionaire art collector Patrick Drahi, in a $3.7bn (£2.9bn) deal that restores the auction house to private ownership...
2019-06-18 02:32

AT&T, T-Mobile Are Top Spenders in Airwaves Auction AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile were the biggest spenders on a pair of Federal Communications Commission auctions designed to spark investment in next-wave 5G networks, according to results released Monday....
2019-06-04 05:32

How to decide between an auction and estate sale Both methods can help achieve the same result of selling through the assets, yet it is important to first answer a few key questions to help narrow your search process....
2019-06-11 18:48

1 Kg Of This Rare Assam Tea Was Sold For Rs 70,500 At Auction A rare variety of tea in Assam was auctioned for Rs 70, 501 a kg at the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (GTAC) on Wednesday. Ortodox Golden Tips, from the Maijan tea estate, smashed the record set by......
2019-08-01 05:32

What to know about insulin and weight gain Insulin therapy, a treatment for diabetes, can cause weight gain. This article looks at the link between diabetes, insulin, and gaining weight. It also describes how to manage or prevent this potential effect....
2019-05-31 14:32

How to gain weight on the face It is difficult to gain weight specifically on the face, but putting weight on generally or improving muscle tone can make a person's face appear fuller. Certain facial exercises and topical products may also help. Learn more here....
2019-09-07 10:32

St John's Wood flat overlooking Lords: watch Joe Root and the England team play in the Cricket World Cup from the privacy of your own penthouse With plush interiors and two terraces, the glamorous three-bedroom apartment overlooks the Lord's cricket ground and has fabulous views across London – it is listed at £4.5 million....
2019-05-23 14:32

Hermès Birkin bag sells for £162,500 in London auction Birkin 35 sells for over double its estimate at Christie’s sale which fetched £3.4mA Hermès Birkin bag sold for £162,500 at Christie’s, in London, on Tuesday, shattering its predicted sales price of £70-90,000.The 2015 Himalaya niloticus crocodile Bi...
2019-06-13 00:00

Nokia says Brazil 5G auction may be world's biggest yet Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia Oyj expects Brazil to host the world's biggest-ever single auction for fifth-generation (5G) spectrum next year, a senior executive told Reuters....
2019-08-06 22:16

Rare Nike 'Moon Shoe' goes up for auction Sotheby's sold 99 pairs of rare sneakers in a private sale before a planned auction Monday, leaving "one of the most significant" pairs of shoes as the sole item up for bid in the auction house's Stadium Goods sale....
2019-07-23 01:01

Baseball signed by Hall of Famers gets $236,389 at auction A baseball signed by 11 of Major League Baseball’s original Hall of Fame inductees in 1939 fetched $236,389 at the Lelands Spring Classic Auction. Among the other highlights were: an original team photo of the 1914 Baltimore Orioles featuring B...
2019-06-10 05:00

Shipwreck's 350-Year-Old Bottles of Wine Are Up for Auction - Would You Take a Sip? Divers have uncovered many treasures and rare items from the seafloor. Some years ago, a team of divers recovered a collection of wine-bottles from a shipwreck in the North Sea. They date back over 300 years and the wine is about to be sold at one of...
2019-06-05 20:16

Egypt calls on Christie's not to auction Tut sculpture Egyptian officials have asked Christie's auction house in London to forgo the sale of a statue of Tutankhamun, saying it was stolen from Egypt and should be returned....
2019-06-12 03:00

The One-Of-A-Kind Chevy eCOPO Camaro Is Going Up For Auction The Chevy eCOPO Camaro was something of a surprise—no one was really expecting a fully electric drag racer to show up at the 2018 SEMA show. Just like how, I’m sure, no one could have reasonably expected to own the thing one day in the near future. B...
2019-08-14 02:16

Dagger, ring of Taj Mahal builder set for auction A ring and a dagger once owned by the builder of the Taj Mahal were on display Thursday ahead of an auction of jewels and weapons from Indian royalty at Christie's in New York. (June 13)       ...
2019-06-14 05:00

Bonnie and Clyde memorabilia fetches more than $180,000 at auction A watch and a shotgun were among the items connected to outlaws Clyde Barrow and Bonnie ParkerSeveral personal items related to 1930s Texas outlaw Clyde Barrow have sold at a Boston auction for nearly $186,000.RR Auction officials say the Bulova watc...
2019-09-22 02:48

Rare Variety Of Tea From Assam Sold For Rs 75,000 Per Kg At Auction A rare variety of tea from Upper Assam's Dikom Tea Estate set a new record today after it was auctioned for Rs 75,000 per kg at the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (GTAC), an official said....
2019-08-13 21:48

$20 million Porsche flops in auction snafu There were no more bids after $17 million. Since $17 million was below the reserve price -- or minimum required by the seller -- RM Sotheby's pulled the lot....
2019-08-19 03:00

5G auction in Germany raises €6.5 billion from four telcoms After hundreds of rounds of bidding over nearly three months, Germany raised more than expected from its 5G spectrum auction. Auction winners will have to supply households with fast internet and share their networks....
2019-06-13 05:16

Artifacts from 1986 Challenger disaster up for auction Artifacts from the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger disaster are up for auction, including remains of the spacecraft that were given to the family of mission commander Dick Scobee following the tragic accident....
2019-08-26 20:00

Battle-scarred U.S. flag from D-Day landing goes up for auction A battle-scarred American flag believed to be the first planted on Omaha beach during the 1944 D-Day landings is expected to fetch more than $55,000 at auction next week, Heritage Auctions said on Monday....
2019-06-04 11:48

‘Substantial’ lock of Beethoven’s hair goes up for auction LONDON — British auction house Sotheby’s plans to sell on Tuesday what it says is a “substantial” lock of Ludwig van Beethoven’s hair that the German composer himself cut off and gave to a pianist friend in 1826. The lock is expected to fetch up to £...
2019-06-11 18:32

'TinTin' artwork sells for $1.1 million at auction An original drawing from the first published "Tintin" story, signed by the artist, has been sold at auction in Dallas. The beloved Belgian comic series has been translated into more than 70 languages....
2019-06-10 05:48

Becker's trophy auction raises over 680,000 pounds An online auction of German tennis great Boris Becker's trophies and memorabilia has raised more than 680,000 pounds ($852,652), with his 1989 U.S. Open trophy attracting the highest bid of 150,250 pounds....
2019-07-12 11:16

Lewis Chessman Bought for £5 Sells at Auction for £735,000 In the early 1800s, an ancient treasure washed up on the Isle of Lewis in westernmost Scotland – 78 ornately-carved chess pieces made from walrus ivory dating back to the 12th century.   ...
2019-07-03 00:48

Auction giants try new tack to track used cars Drones, beacons and devices that plug into OBD-II ports are part of the next wave of technology being used to track the sea of vehicles on Manheim and ADESA auction lots....
2019-06-22 06:48

Bids in Germany's 5G auction already top 6 billion euros Germany's auction of frequencies for fifth-generation mobile services, now into its 10th week, has drawn 6 billion euros ($6.7 billion) in bids so far....
2019-05-24 05:00

The diary of Britain’s most prolific executioner is up for auction An execution diary kept by Britain's most famous hangman is up at auction for $31,600. Albert Pierrepoint is responsible for the deaths of around 600 people during his 25-year career as an executioner in the mid-20th Century....
2019-05-24 01:32

Most expensive cheese in history sells for over $16K at auction An artisan blue cheese sold for over $16,000 at an auction in Spain, shattering the Guinness world record for the most “expensive cheese in history.” In August 2018, 15 different restaurateurs from across the country met for an auction of...
2019-06-22 02:32

Whodunnit! The secret artists' auction – in pictures Pictures on a Postcard auctions anonymous signed works by big-name photographers from Larry Clark to Roger Ballen, Todd Hido and Karen Knorr. Here are our favourites … Continue reading......
2019-05-21 21:48

PM Modi's Mementos Sold For Over Rs 2.5 Crore In E-Auction A silver ''kalash'' and a photo stand with a picture of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-- which were gifted to him-- have been sold for Rs 1 crore each at an e-auction organised by the Culture Ministry,......
2019-09-17 23:48

Painting attributed to Caravaggio on display before auction Visitors have been given one last chance to admire a 400-year-old painting found in an attic in southern France and attributed to Italian master Caravaggio, or raise questions about the work, before it goes on the auction block...
2019-06-14 17:01

Gun allegedly used in Van Gogh's death sold at auction A gun dubbed "the most famous weapon in the history of art" went under the hammer at an auction in Paris. Some criticized the sale of the gun, saying it was a "commercialization" of the Vincent van Gogh's death....
2019-06-19 18:16

Oil prices gain after US inventories fall Oil prices rose on Wednesday after a reported sharp drop in U.S. crude stocks and OPEC member Iraq said the producer group would discuss deepening output cuts amid ongoing demand concerns....
2019-09-11 16:16

After debate, Democrats will try to gain traction Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden survived another debate night of sustained criticism, while many of his rivals for the Democratic Party's 2020 presidential nomination leave Detroit hoping they did enough to keep their bids alive....
2019-08-01 15:32

Who Was Zoroaster and How Did He Gain Religious Followers? Zoroaster was a prophet of ancient Persia, whose teachings laid the foundation for the religion known as Zoroastrianism, which largely dominated the land of Iran until the arrival of Islam after the fall of the Sassanian Empire. Whilst this figure is...
2019-08-14 07:32

Weighing yourself every day could prevent weight gain New research finds that self-weighing and seeing a graphical representation of their weight changes can prompt people to lose or maintain their weight....
2019-05-25 17:48

It's the one you want: Olivia Newton-John's 'Grease' costume up for auction Olivia Newton-John is putting the black leather jacket and tight pants that she wore in the final number of "Grease" up for auction to help raise money for her cancer treatment center in Australia....
2019-06-19 16:48

Tutankhamen head set for London auction despite Egyptian protests A brown quartzite head of young king Tutankhamen was due to be auctioned in London with an estimate of more than $5 million on Thursday, in the face of Egyptian demands for its return....
2019-07-04 17:32

Police: Wanted man found in trunk of car at auto auction MANHEIM, Pa. (AP) — Police say a man found in the trunk of a car that arrived for sale at a Pennsylvania auto auction is wanted in New York. LNP newspaper reported 25-year-old Leon Parks, of New York City, is wanted for parole violations and weapons ...
2019-05-31 01:16

The Incredible Reason These Pistols Could Fetch $1.5 Million At Auction A set of two pistols is expected to fetch anywhere between $1 - 1.5 million when they are auctioned later this month. The reason for their sky-high price? The pistols have been crafted out of a......
2019-07-05 19:16

Bust of Tutankhamun sold at auction for £4.7m despite Egypt protests The ‘rare and beautiful’ 3,000-year-old sculpture goes under the hammer in defiance of claims it was stolen A brown quartzite head of young king Tutankhamun has sold at auction in London for more than £4.7m despite Egyptian demands for its return.The...
2019-07-05 04:48

It's electrifying! Olivia Newton-John on her big Grease auction Those headturning trousers, a ‘pink ladies’ jacket, plus many more items from the actor’s 55-year career are going under the hammer. So why-yi-yi-yi now?When Sandy told Danny to “Tell me about it stud,” in skin-tight black trousers and a leather jack...
2019-07-24 18:48

'You're too much in my heart': Leonard Cohen letters to muse set for auction Christie’s says letters to Marianne Ihlen document ‘one of the most captivating love affairs of its time as well as the transformation of a young man into a great artist’It was one of the great love stories of the “flower power” era of the 1960s. And...
2019-05-22 20:48

Mexico to auction off seized luxury goods to help poor Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador hasn't just moved out of the luxurious president's residence, he's using it to auction off seized luxury goods to raise money for poor communities....
2019-05-22 06:16

FCC will auction 2.5GHz spectrum for 5G, remove education requirements As expected, the FCC has done away with educational requirements for fallow 2.5GHz spectrum that could more usefully be utilized for 5G networks.Read More...
2019-07-10 22:16

Sotheby’s Auction House to Be Taken Private in $3.7 Billion Sale Patrick Drahi’s acquisition of the auction house, which has struggled to turn a profit recently, will return it to private ownership after 31 years of being publicly traded....
2019-06-17 17:16

Stunning Monet unseen for 87 years could fetch $44M at auction One month after Claude Monet’s “Meules” sold for a whopping $110.7 million at Sotheby’s New York, a beautiful painting of waterlilies that’s been in a private collection for 87 years is set for auction. Part of MonetR...
2019-06-11 22:16

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 sold at auction for £5.2m Car was once owned by JCB billionaire and Tory party donor Lord Bamford An Aston Martin DB5 used to promote the James Bond film Thunderball has sold for $6.4m (£5.2m) at the world’s biggest classic car auction in California.The car, which was once ow...
2019-08-17 06:16

Trafigura wins second copper auction in Qingdao sales * Commodity trader Trafigura won 9,331.86 tonnes of refined copper in an auction of metal dating back to the Qingdao warehousing scandal, according to a notice from JD.com on Sunday....
2019-08-25 09:00

Did Van Gogh shoot himself? Auction of pistol reignites debate. The auction of a pistol said to have been used by the painter Vincent van Gogh to shoot himself has reignited a debate about who actually pulled the trigger: Did Van Gogh commit suicide, or was he shot by someone else?...
2019-06-17 20:01

Rare baseball card sells for $1.2 million at auction The Honus Wagner T206, prized by baseball collectors as the hobby’s “holy grail” fetched $1.2 million at auction. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has more.        ...
2019-05-30 04:48

Artefacts From First Apollo, Gemini Moon Missions to Go on Auction Nearly 200 artefacts from the NASA missions of 1960s and 1970s, including the Apollo and Gemini programmes, will go on auction on July 18 at Christie's New York....
2019-06-28 11:48

Sotheby's to auction 'substantial' lock of Beethoven's hair British auction house Sotheby's plans to sell on Tuesday what it says is a "substantial" lock of Ludwig van Beethoven's hair that the German composer himself cut off and gave to a pianist friend in......
2019-06-10 19:32

5G Telecom Spectrum Auction to Be Held This Year, Prasad Says India will hold a mega spectrum auction for 5G and other radio waves in the current calendar year, and intends to start 5G trials in the next 100 days, the newly appointed Telecom Minister Ravi......
2019-06-03 15:48

| WATCH: Pistol 'used in Van Gogh suicide' on auction in Paris The gun with which Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh allegedly took his own life will go under the hammer on 19 June at the Hôtel Drouot auction house in Paris....
2019-06-15 11:16

French giant wades into British Steel auction A French engineering giant has joined the battle for control of the UK's second-biggest steel producer with an approach to buy ‎part of the ailing company that is attracting scrutiny from pensions watchdogs....
2019-06-23 01:32

A laptop filled with the most dangerous malware in the world is up for auction People auction off rare and incredible works of art every day, but this is one of the most unique auctions we have ever seen. An artist by the name of Guo O Dong collaborated with cybersecurity company Deep Instinct to load a Windows XP laptop with s...
2019-05-28 00:32

America's Priciest Listing Sells at Foreclosure Auction Once asking $1 billion, The Mountain in Beverly Hills sold to its lender for $100,000–far less than the $200 million said to be outstanding on the property....
2019-08-21 14:00

First-ever sneaker auction to feature dozens of rare shoes NEW YORK (AP) – True sneaker heads will get the opportunity to expand their collection as Sotheby’s in New York holds its first sneaker auction. These aren’t just any old sneakers but 100 of the rarest, most-coveted sneakers around,...
2019-07-14 01:48

Investors buy fewest U.S. 30-year bonds at auction since September Fund managers purchased the least amount of U.S. 30-year Treasury bonds at an auction in 10 months earlier this month that intensified a sell-off in the bond market, according to data released from......
2019-07-23 05:32

400-year-old wine found in ancient shipwreck goes up for auction Wine lovers will soon have the opportunity to purchase 400-year-old bottles recovered from an actual shipwreck. Two bottles of Shipwreck Wine, believed to be from a 14-bottle collection dating back to the late 17th century, are scheduled to be auctio...
2019-06-05 19:32

British Steel lenders urge swift end to auction Lenders to British Steel are urging the government to conclude efforts to find a buyer for the stricken business as they seek to protect their financial position amid mounting losses....
2019-08-06 21:16

| WATCH: Sotheby's holds first-ever rare sneaker auction Auction house Sotheby's held a first-of-its-kind auction with 100 pairs of the rarest shoes ever produced up for grabs, including a replica of the futuristic self-lacing shoes from the 1989 sequel to Back To The Future and sneakers owned by fashion d...
2019-07-13 16:16

Offshore wind auction could raise millions for Queen Crown Estate holds rights to seabeds around British Isles for wind and wave powerThe Queen’s property managers will this week set out terms for the world’s biggest offshore wind auction in a decade.Industry experts expect the complex bidding process ...
2019-07-17 08:32

Auction for a laptop full of malware closes at $1.2 million Today, bidding on a laptop packed with some of the world's most dangerous malware closed at $1.2 million. Dubbed "The Persistence of Chaos," the Samsung NC10 contains six viruses that have caused an estimated $95 billion in damages. Despite what...
2019-05-28 08:32

Rare dodo skeleton up for auction, could sell for $750G An incredibly rare skeleton of the extinct dodo bird is slated to go up for auction tomorrow and it could bring in big bucks, perhaps surpassing $750,000....
2019-05-23 22:00

Namibia forced by drought to auction 1,000 wild animals Southern African nation aiming to limit starvation and generate conservation fundsDrought-hit Namibia has authorised the sale of at least 1,000 wild animals – including elephants and giraffes – to limit loss of life and generate US$1.1 million for co...
2019-06-16 11:16

Israel to auction prefab classrooms donated by EU to Palestinians Calls for Israeli authorities to rebuild West Bank structures confiscated by militaryIsrael’s defence ministry plans to hold an auction next week to sell two prefabricated classrooms that were donated to Palestinian schoolchildren by the EU.The Civil...
2019-05-31 09:32

In photos: Sotheby's to auction artifacts from space missions Artifacts from the Apollo missions are shown on July 12, 2019, in New York City, to be featured in an upcoming Sotheby's auction dedicated to space exploration in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the historic moon landing....
2019-07-13 02:48

Forrest Gump trainers and Alien 'facehugger' up for auction Forrest Gump's trainers, a Jurassic Park T-Rex skull and a Batman batsuit are among several items of film memorabilia expected to fetch hundreds of thousands of pounds at auction....
2019-08-20 17:16

Missing Lewis Chessman found, could fetch $1M at auction A chess piece purchased for a few pounds (dollars) by an antiques dealer in Scotland in 1964 has been identified as one of the 900-year-old Lewis Chessmen, among the greatest artifacts of the Viking era...
2019-06-03 18:48

First moon landing manual could fetch $9 million at auction The detailed manual used by U.S. astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to land on the moon in 1969 is going up for auction in July and could fetch up to $9 million, New York auctioneers Christie's said on Wednesday....
2019-05-21 16:00

China to auction 10,000 tonnes of pork from state reserves Release of food staple comes amid soaring prices and African swine flu epidemicChina will auction 10,000 tonnes of pork from its state reserves as surging prices threaten to mar an important political holiday.The sale on Thursday will be limited to 3...
2019-09-18 16:00

Boxing glove autographed by Muhammad Ali in Italy auction An boxing glove that was autographed by Muhammed Ali to promote the 'fight of the century' with Joe Frazier in 1971 will go under the hammer in Italy        ...
2019-06-14 17:32

Sleeping with the TV on is linked to weight gain, study says There are plenty of things that we all know can affect our weight. Cramming heaps of calorie-dense processed foods is a big no-no if you’re trying to get trim, and ensuring you’re getting plenty of exercise will help you keep the pounds o...
2019-06-11 12:00

U.S. Stocks Gain as Trump Says China Wants a Deal U.S. stocks rose after President Trump said China wants to strike a trade deal, signaling a potential de-escalation in trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies....
2019-08-26 21:00

Trump Employs an Old Tactic: Using Race for Gain Since well before setting off a furor by telling four Democratic lawmakers of color to “go back” to their home countries, President Trump has sought to turn racial divisions to his advantage....
2019-07-20 22:16

Global Stocks Gain on U.S.-Mexico Deal Global equity markets ticked up on Monday as investors cheered an immigration deal between the U.S. and Mexico, struck late Friday, which lifted the threat of new tariffs....
2019-06-10 10:16

Target still has room to climb after 20% gain, Citi says Target shares closed Wednesday up more than 20%, after the retailer reported impressive profit growth and a spike in traffic that surpassed analysts' expectations....
2019-08-22 20:16

Halfway into '19, industry seeks first sales gain If the forecasts are right, this will be the second time in three years that the U.S. industry fails to record a single monthly increase from January through June....
2019-07-02 03:16

Revealed! This Is Why People Gain Weight As They Get Older Researchers have found that lipid turnover in the fat tissue decreases during ageing and makes it easier to gain weight, even if we don't eat more or exercise less than before....
2019-09-10 13:48

China tries to gain traction in its basketball World Cup China has lost all 10 of its games in the last two Olympic basketball tournaments with five losses each in Rio de Janeiro and London       ...
2019-08-31 20:32

Markets Right Now: Stocks gain, approaching another record NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. An early surge on the stock market put the S&P 500 index within range of another record high. Technology stocks were the biggest gainers in a sign that inve...
2019-06-20 18:32

Oil heading for 7% weekly gain after Saudi attacks Oil prices were on track for their biggest weekly jump since January, lifted by rising Middle East tensions after a key Saudi Arabian supply hub was knocked out by an attack last weekend....
2019-09-20 18:48

Oil heads for weekly gain of around 8% after Saudi attacks Oil prices rose more than 1% on Friday, with Brent set for its biggest weekly gain since January, lifted by rising Middle East tensions and supply concerns after an attack on Saudi Arabia's energy industry last weekend....
2019-09-20 20:16

Your Kids Maybe More Likely To Gain Weight During Summer Months A new study has now revealed that summertime may be the unhealthiest of all, for kids, as they might be at higher risk of gaining weight during this time....
2019-06-20 23:48

S&P 500, Dow climb as health insurers, financials gain The Dow and S&P 500 rose on Thursday to close at record highs as health insurers gained after the Trump administration scrapped a plan designed to rein in prescription drug prices, while financial shares climbed with bond yields....
2019-07-12 00:16

Saudi women gain right to travel without permission Saudi Arabia will allow women to travel without permission, ending controversial restrictions under the country's "male guardian" system that have been criticized by international human rights organizations....
2019-08-02 19:32

U.S. Treasurys Gain as Growth Concerns Deepen Yields on U.S. government bonds fell to fresh lows as a deepening rift between the U.S. and China over trade is leading global investors to seek safe assets....
2019-05-29 18:48

New PNG leader looks to 'maximize gain' from resources sector Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape signaled his intention on Thursday to toughen laws on natural resources so as to benefit the nation in his maiden speech to parliament after being elected leader....
2019-05-30 05:48

EU's New Headache: Skeptics Poised to Gain Power From Within Burned by Brexit debacle, populist parties are seeking to win power at the union’s traditional institutions in order to undermine the project. They expect to make inroads during this week’s vote for European Parliament....
2019-05-22 20:48

Global Stocks Gain as U.S. Delays Ban Against Huawei European stocks opened higher following a broadly positive session in Asia after the Trump administration said it would grant temporary exemptions to the export blacklist against Huawei....
2019-05-21 14:32

IndiGo Shares Gain Over 2% To Break Three-Day Fall Shares in InterGlobe Aviation - the parent company of the IndiGo airline - rose 2.5 per cent on Friday, breaking a three-day fall which followed a spat between the promoters of the company becoming......
2019-07-12 13:00

How to add space to your home on a budget: meet the couple who added a third more space to their one-bedroom Hackney flat Extending an awkwardly shaped one-bedroom flat in an old Hackney synagogue needed four party wall agreements and engineering skill, plus huge dollops of imagination, diplomacy and chutzpah....
2019-08-31 05:00

Barack Obama’s High School Jersey Sells for $120,000 at Auction During his senior year at Punahou School in Honolulu, Hawaii, our forever President Barack Obama was a member of the 1979 Hawaii State Champion boys’ varsity basketball team. Now, 40 years later, for the low, low price of $120,000, an unidentified co...
2019-08-20 21:32

Historic Type 64 'Porsche' fails to sell after auction snafu A one-of-its-kind 1939 Porsche-badged sports car that was expected to sell for at least $20 million over the weekend flopped on the auction block after a series of miscommunications....
2019-08-19 19:48

Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Phoenix home up for auction This undated photo provided by Heritage Auctions in September 2019 shows a home in Phoenix designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The Norman Lykes House will be up for auction in October 2019. Wright designed the home, nicknamed the “Circula...
2019-09-21 05:16

Monet 'Haystacks' painting sells for record $110.7 million at auction One of the few paintings in Claude Monet's celebrated "Haystacks" series that still remains in private hands sold at auction on Tuesday for $110.7 million, setting a record for an Impressionist work....
2019-05-22 00:16

Nike running shoes sell for more than $400K at public auction The buyer was Canadian investor and car collector Miles Nadal, who had previously paid $850,000 for 99 other pairs of rare or limited collection sneakers offered by Sotheby's....
2019-07-24 05:32

| Tutankhamun sculpture's London auction sparks Egyptian outcry A 3 000-year-old head sculpture of an eternally-young Tutankhamun - the Egyptian pharaoh known as King Tut - goes under the hammer this week in London despite an outcry from Cairo....
2019-07-01 20:16

Two melons sold at Japanese auction for $45G to first-time bidder: report Two melons were sold at an auction in the Japanese city of Yubari last month for a record-breaking $45,600 to a first-time bidder, according to reports....
2019-06-19 16:16

Nielsen open to selling itself in pieces as auction proves a bust An auction to sell Nielsen Holdings appears to be a bust — but the ratings giant has not given up and is now looking to sell itself in pieces, The Post has learned. The Manhattan company, known for its television ratings business, has started to cont...
2019-08-01 00:01

TRAI Asked by DCC to Revisit 5G Spectrum Price for Successful Auction The Digital Communications Commission, the decision-making body for the Telecom Ministry, on Thursday decided to refer the spectrum auction recommendations back to regulator TRAI....
2019-06-14 15:16

Japan fashion magnate raises over $8 million at Sotheby's auction Japanese fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa sold art for more than $8 million at a Sotheby's auction in New York on Thursday night, providing funds to the entrepreneur who previously said he has no money....
2019-05-22 00:16

Embrace the active chaos of fantasy football auction drafts Getting your doctorate degree takes a while. Learning how to excel at a new job doesn’t happen overnight. A fine wine isn’t made in a day. Sometimes, good things take a while. They don’t frequently happen overnight. You shouldn’t be swayed by the inv...
2019-08-02 22:00

Recently found Lewis Chessman piece could fetch $1M at auction This long-lost chess piece will cost you a pretty check, mate. A missing piece from the medieval Lewis Chessmen set was bought for $7.50 in Scotland in 1964 — and spent the last 55 years in the drawer of an Edinburgh family who had no idea of its rea...
2019-06-03 17:01

Only 2% of global art auction spending is on work by women, study finds A new report finds women’s work still underrepresented in the art world, with only 11% of art purchased by institutions female-made A new study has found that despite perceived signs of progress, the art world remains overwhelmingly male-dominated.Ac...
2019-09-19 23:00

Madonna's Like A Prayer demos released to thwart unauthorised auction One of Madonna's long-time collaborators has posted previously unheard demos from the Like A Prayer album online, in an attempt to thwart an unauthorised auction of memorabilia....
2019-07-24 18:32

A Monet Sells for $110.7 Million, an Auction High for an Impressionist Work A work from Monet’s “Meules” (“Grainstacks”) series that sold at Sotheby’s in New York on Tuesday was the ninth-most-expensive painting ever sold at an international auction house....
2019-05-21 22:16

FINAL HOURS TICKING DOWN ON FIRST-EVER AUCTION OF CUBS SEASON TICKETS Wednesday, March 12, 2008 CHICAGO - It's down to the last 24 hours for the Chicago Cubs' first-ever auction of Wrigley Field season tickets at www.cubs…...
2019-05-22 07:00

Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland's Dior outfits up for auction A collection of 27 outfits worn by Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland is going up for auction next month, some of which she wore on screen during her acting career more than 50 years ago....
2019-08-27 00:00

Egypt demands Christie’s halt auction of King Tut statue CAIRO (AP) — Egypt is trying to halt an auction of a 3,000-year-old stone sculpture of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun at Christie’s in London. The Foreign Ministry issued a statement late on Monday saying Egypt demands the auction house prov...
2019-06-11 12:48

Babe Ruth jersey sells for record $5.64 million at auction An anonymous buyer bought the jersey from 1928-30 for $5.64 million, a record price for a piece of sports memorabilia.       ...
2019-06-17 08:00

King Tut Sculpture Sells for $6 Million at Auction Despite Ownership Controversy A 3,300-year-old sculpture of Tutankhamun’s head has been auctioned off at Christie’s for $6 Million, despite claims from the Egyptian government that the relic was stolen.Read more......
2019-07-05 20:32

David Gilmour's Pink Floyd guitars at auction in NYC David Gilmour of the seminal rock band Pink Floyd will be auctioning off more than 120 guitars through Christie's auction house in New York City on June 20. (June 14)        ...
2019-06-14 22:48

Rare Steve Jobs autographed 'Toy Story' poster up for auction A rare "Toy Story" poster signed by Pixar and Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is slated to go up for auction this week and it could fetch a princely sum....
2019-08-28 03:00

Aston Martin built for James Bond heading to auction A 1965 Aston Martin DB5 outfitted with special gadgets for James Bond, such as tire slashers, machine guns and a bulletproof shield, will go up for auction in August, the auction house announced on Wednesday....
2019-06-13 02:32

Stunning Monet unseen for 87 years eyes $44.6 million at auction One month after Claude Monet's "Meules" sold for a whopping $110.7 million at Sotheby's New York, a beautiful painting of waterlilies that's been in a private family collection for 87 years is set for auction....
2019-06-11 19:00

Leonard Cohen's 'So Long, Marianne' love letters up for auction A collection of love letters written by Canadian musician Leonard Cohen to the woman who inspired his song, "So Long, Marianne" is going up for auction next month, two years after both of them died....
2019-05-23 00:01

Germany raises 6.55 billion euros in epic 5G spectrum auction Germany raised 6.55 billion euros ($7.4 billion) from its 5G mobile spectrum auction, the Federal Network Regulator (BNetzA) said on Wednesday after a near three-month battle that will see a fourth operator enter the market....
2019-06-12 21:16

Babe Ruth road jersey sells at auction for $5.6 million NEW YORK (AP) — A Babe Ruth road jersey dating to 1928-30 has sold at auction for $5.6 million. Hunt Auctions, which handled Saturday’s sale, says the price breaks a record for the most expensive piece of sports memorabilia ever sold. A Ruth je...
2019-06-15 23:48

Holocaust survivor’s son asks judge to block auction of dad’s relic The son of a Holocaust survivor claims a struggling unaccredited Jewish museum is auctioning off a World War II artifact that he inherited from his late dad without his permission, according to a new lawsuit. Rabbi Hyman Rubin says he discovered the ...
2019-09-11 02:00

God 'does not play dice with the universe,' Einstein writes in letter up for auction Letters from renowned physicist Albert Einstein have become hot properties for auction houses recently. Christie's has the latest batch, in which Einstein criticizes other scientists for their understanding of quantum physics, going so far as to say ...
2019-06-13 03:16

Crown backs down and ‘refines’ plans for offshore wind auction Tender process for seabed use made more transparent after warnings from energy firmsThe Queen’s property manager has bowed to criticism over its plans for the biggest offshore wind auction in a decade by agreeing to fairer terms for renewable energy ...
2019-07-19 13:00

Elizabeth Taylor's Oscars dress among her items heading to auction A gown worn to the 1974 Academy Awards and more than 1,200 other items from the life of late actress Elizabeth Taylor will be offered for sale at an auction in early December, Julien's Auctions announced on Wednesday....
2019-07-03 18:00

Rare props from ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Batman’ and other classics up for auction Calling all film geeks. Rare and iconic memorabilia from some of history’s most celebrated movies — including the sword Mel Gibson wielded in “Braveheart” and the complete suit from 1989’s “Batman” — ar...
2019-08-21 03:00

U.S. agency to vote to auction key unused parts of 2.5 GHz band for 5G -sources The U.S. Federal Communications Commission plans to vote in July on moving forward to auction off parts of a key band of largely unused 2.5 GHz spectrum to help advance next-generation 5G wireless networks, two people briefed on the matter said....
2019-06-18 20:32

Picasso, Leger paintings seen fetching millions at London auction Abstract paintings depicting the female form by Pablo Picasso and Fernand Leger are expected to fetch tens of millions of dollars at auction when they go under the hammer next week, according to Christie's auction house....
2019-06-14 17:32

JGB yields drop after 20-yr debt auction; focus on cenbanks' outcome Japanese government bond (JGB) yields dropped on Wednesday after a 20-year debt auction attracted demand, while investors awaited cues on monetary policy from the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan....
2019-09-18 09:00

Nike 'Back to the Future' sneakers expected to sell for over $50,000 at auction A rare pair of Nike "Moon Shoes" could fetch as much as $160,000 in an auction held by Sotheby's, which also features Marty McFly's famous self-tying sneakers....
2019-07-12 14:32

Leonard Cohen's love letters to Marianne fetch $876,000 at auction A collection of more than 50 love letters written by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen to the woman who inspired "So Long, Marianne" has sold for $876,000, with many going for more than five times their pre-sale estimates, Christie's auction h...
2019-06-14 05:00

Vintage Capital Presses for Auction of Red Robin Burger Chain Private-equity firm Vintage Capital Management said it is willing to pay $40 a share for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and called on the restaurant chain to launch a review of strategic alternatives....
2019-06-14 01:16

A NASA Intern Bought Apollo 11 Videotapes for $218. Now They’re Going to Auction for Millions Three reels of videotape from NASA’s Apollo 11 mission described as “the only surviving first-generation recordings of the historic moon walk” will be auctioned at Sotheby’s on Saturday, the day of the moon landing’s 50t...
2019-07-15 18:48

500 years of Indian treasures poised to break auction records A collection of nearly 400 jewels, objects and gemstones from India is expected to fetch more than $115.9 million when it goes on sale this week -- a figure which would make it the most valuable jewelry auction in history....
2019-06-18 18:16

Titanic survivor’s unusual light-up walking stick is up for auction An unusual walking stick that belonged to a Titanic survivor and a first-class passenger’s meal receipt from the doomed liner are up for auction later this month....
2019-07-12 01:32

Worcester Park fire: Father speaks of heartbreak after 'losing everything' in horror flat blaze A Worcester Park resident has spoken of his devastation after his family's possessions were destroyed by a horror blaze at the four-storey block this morning....
2019-09-09 19:48

Here's how to gain early access to Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale Nordstrom The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale officially beings on July 19, but Nordstrom cardholders can gain early access from July 12 to July 18. Simply sign in and shop using your Nordstrom credit card. If you're not already a cardholder, you can app...
2019-07-13 18:16

No massive gain from Honda engine upgrade, says Gasly Red Bull can expect better performance from their Honda engines at this weekend's French Formula One Grand Prix but Pierre Gasly has played down hopes of a big step up in front of his home crowd....
2019-06-20 22:16

Oil prices gain, US crude little changed after inventory data Oil prices rose on Wednesday after steep falls in the previous session, although U.S. crude trailed gains for international benchmark Brent after U.S. crude inventories fell less than expected....
2019-07-17 09:48

Rupee Forecast To Gain Nearly 2% In A Year From Recent Low: Poll Rising political risk after the government revoked the special status of Kashmir knocked the rupee on Tuesday, pushing it to a five-month low of near 71 per dollar....
2019-08-07 11:16

1 Down, 2 More To Go? Akhilesh Yadav's Loss Is BJP's Gain In Rajya Sabha After Rajya Sabha member Neeraj Shekhar, the Samajwadi Party may lose two more parliamentarians to the ruling BJP. Sources say the two lawmakers are in touch with the BJP and may announce their......
2019-07-17 16:00

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise as oil prices gain Canada's main stock index futures rose on Monday, as oil prices gained on concerns of possible supply disruptions in the Gulf region following Iran's seizure of a British tanker last week....
2019-07-22 15:01

LG says smart TVs will gain AirPlay 2 and HomeKit support next week In addition to Samsung and Vizio, LG announced earlier this year that it would be adding support for Apple’s ecosystem to its TV operating system. According to a tweet from LG’s Australian account, the webOS update that adds support for HomeKit and ...
2019-07-24 05:16

MLB to open New Delhi office in bid to gain India foothold Major League Baseball plans to open an office in New Delhi that will focus on growing the game in cricket-obsessed India through fan engagement and baseball development....
2019-07-03 07:16

KPN core profits gain despite network outage, CEO exit KPN reported a 3.6% gain in core profits for the second quarter, despite suffering a major network outage that coincided with news that CEO Executive Maximo Ibarra would be leaving the Dutch telecoms firm in September....
2019-07-24 09:00

United Technologies, Raytheon both gain on $121 billion merger Stock market investors gave their seal of approval to the $121 billion merger of defense contractor Raytheon Co and United Technologies Corp on Monday, pushing shares of both companies higher after the surprise weekend announcement....
2019-06-10 16:32

Sleeping with the TV on may make you gain weight, preliminary research says An NIH study found that women who slept with a television on or a light were more likely to gain at least 11 pounds over about five years.        ...
2019-06-10 22:16

Suncor Energy quarterly profit triples on tax gain Suncor Energy Inc, Canada's second-largest oil and gas producer, said on Wednesday its profit nearly tripled in the second quarter due to a deferred income tax gain of C$1.12 billion ($852.49 million)....
2019-07-25 03:16

France says Iran will gain nothing by breaking with nuclear deal Iran will gain nothing by departing from the terms of its nuclear agreement, the French foreign ministry said on Wednesday, responding to Tehran's announcement that it will boost the enrichment level of its uranium....
2019-07-04 01:32

Stocks Gain, Yields Slip After Dovish ECB Speech European stocks reversed early losses and bond yields dropped after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi raised the possibility of fresh stimulus for the eurozone.....
2019-06-18 13:00

USA's band of sisters have used their unity to gain a crucial edge The factions that have often existed in US World Cup teams of the past seem absent this time around in FranceIt wouldn’t quite be fair to say that the US have been the best team for the entirety of this World Cup. Even after they beat France in the q...
2019-07-06 23:32

Unless Facebook can gain our trust, we’re not interested in its Bitcoin rival Facebook on Tuesday is widely expected to release a white paper that explains how its upcoming Bitcoin rival, tentatively called Libra, will work. Libra won’t actually be available for users until next year, at which point it will likely suppor...
2019-06-18 03:16

Streamers such as Netflix have a lot to gain from competitive reality shows Netflix's new reality competition "Blown Away" doesn't just add danger and drama to the art of glassblowing, it shows what streamers can gain....
2019-08-01 21:48

Wall St. opens higher as technology stocks gain U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday, lifted by technology stocks, extending a rally from the prior session that was powered by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's comments that bolstered the case for an interest rate cut this month....
2019-07-11 15:48

Toyota ranks No. 1, but VW makes biggest gain in car brand value Toyota has been No. 1 in the brand value rankings in 12 of the 14 years the study has been carried out. VW was the only brand in the automotive top 10 list to improve its valuation....
2019-06-11 13:48

European shares gain on Mexico tariff relief European shares rose on Monday as strong export data out of China and the reaching of a deal between the United States and Mexico provided some relief to markets worried by the impact of President Donald Trump's aggressive trade bargaining....
2019-06-10 11:16

Futures gain as Washington delays China tariffs U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday after President Donald Trump said the United States would delay scheduled tariff hikes on billions worth of Chinese imports, cooling tensions that have battered financial markets over the last year....
2019-09-12 15:00

Is Huawei's Android loss a Samsung or Apple gain? The damage is already done, and P30 Pro orders are being sent back to the stores, but President Trump's executive order against dealing with foreign tech "adversaries" is a zero-sum game, i.e., it may be bad for some but good for others.The biggest l...
2019-05-21 17:16

Oil prices gain after bigger-than-expected fall in US stockpiles Oil prices traded higher on Wednesday after an industry report said U.S. crude stockpiles fell last week by more than twice the amount that analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast....
2019-09-11 11:16

A Call For "Retracement" After a 40% Gain? See Cocoa's Forecast and Turn After cocoa's fast, multi-month rally to begin the year, Daily Commodity Junctures’ editor Jeffrey Kennedy anticipated what was next: the big rally would give way to a trend reversal. See and hear what he said to subscribers....
2019-05-21 18:00

Anarchy, ingenuity and a lot to gain: How one team could blow up MLB draft We lay out a big-dollar, high-reward plan to exploit the process, score the most talented class in history and change the sport forever. One question remains: Would it actually work?...
2019-06-01 21:48

U.S. rates futures gain on China's tariff, Fed's Bullard U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday, erasing their earlier losses after China announced retaliatory tariffs on about $75 billion of U.S. imports, rekindling bets the trade war between the......
2019-08-23 15:00

'Rage rooms' gain popularity among women, owners say "Rage rooms" have sprung up across the world, and owners in the United States say women make up most of the customers who pay for the cathartic entertainment of bludgeoning inanimate objects with a baseball bat....
2019-08-30 04:32

U.S. Government Bonds Gain After Hiring Slows In August U.S. bond prices rose, with yields falling, after the Labor Department said the economy added fewer jobs than expected last month, raising new concerns about slowing growth....
2019-09-06 19:00

US-China trade war: Huawei's loss is Samsung's gain Google is suspending some services for Huawei smartphones after the Chinese company was placed on a US trade blacklist. The move effectively bars Huawei from making phones and tablets for sale outside China....
2019-05-21 20:48

REFILE-New PNG leader looks to 'maximise gain' from resources sector Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape signalled his intention on Thursday to toughen laws on natural resources so as to benefit the nation in his maiden speech to parliament after being elected leader....
2019-05-30 09:01

Britain's Big Four accountants could gain reprieve from audit reform Britain's business ministry will consult further on sweeping reforms of the audit market, it told Reuters, stopping short of legislation demanded by lawmakers....
2019-05-21 19:01

Hamilton would take flag for risky move to gain position Championship leader Lewis Hamilton said he would be willing to be shown a warning flag for a risky move if it meant potentially winning a race        ...
2019-09-08 23:48

World shares gain on flickering trade hopes World shares gained on Tuesday as some investors held out hopes for a trade deal between the United States and China, even though they continued to raise tariffs on each other last week....
2019-08-27 14:16

Asian Stocks Gain as Trump Delays Some Tariffs Asian stocks climbed after the White House delayed tariffs on Chinese imports, but European indexes slipped as data showed the German economy shrank in the second quarter....
2019-08-14 11:00

Stock climb, keeping S&P 500 on track for a 2nd weekly gain Stocks moved higher on Wall Street in afternoon trading Friday, placing the market on track to notch a second straight weekly gain after a wobbly start to the week...
2019-09-06 23:00

Global stocks gain as U.S. eases Huawei restrictions Stock markets gained on Tuesday, with chipmakers and companies exposed to Asia among the best performers, after Washington temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on China's Huawei....
2019-05-21 15:48

Diplomatic efforts on Venezuela crisis gain momentum Government and opposition sends envoys to negotiate in Norway, though two sides' mutual mistrust and differences on key issues could prevent any quick solution....
2019-05-21 15:16

Le Pen beats Macron in France as nationalists gain in EU vote Marine Le Pen's far-right party edged just ahead of the centrist alliance of President Emmanuel Macron in exit polls as French voters led what pollsters expected to be a nationalist surge in an EU parliament election on Sunday....
2019-05-26 21:16

Chinese stocks gain, yuan steady despite new tariffs China's stock markets rose on Monday and the yuan steadied despite Beijing and Washington pressing ahead with new tariffs over the weekend, adding to strains on Chinese manufacturers and exporters....
2019-09-02 05:16

Labor watchdog agency could gain all-GOP board in December The National Labor Relations Board, the main labor law enforcement agency, is on track to be completely controlled by Republicans in December. The five-seat board currently only has four members, and the term for its lone Democrat, Lauren McFerran, e...
2019-09-18 08:32

NASA intern paid $218 for Apollo 11 tapes — but they could fetch millions at auction A former NASA intern hopes to turn one small stash of videotapes into one giant payday when the only surviving original recording of Neil Armstrong setting foot on the moon will be auctioned. Gary George was a college student in 1976 when he bought m...
2019-07-01 22:48

Iconic Marilyn Monroe outfits expected to fetch up to $80K on auction block The auction will feature some of Marilyn Monroe's most dazzling pieces from such films as 1953's “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes,” 1954's "River of No Return" and 1955's “There’s No Business Like Show Business," among others....
2019-08-23 09:32

A Ridiculously Low-Mileage MG Metro 6R4 Rally Car Is Headed to Auction; Someone Buy This Ugly Thing The MG Metro 6R4—named after its six cylinders, rally purpose, and four-wheel drive—may be the ugliest Group B rally car ever, but it’s also incredibly soulful and it sounds incredible. One with only seven miles on its odometer is going up for auctio...
2019-05-31 01:32

German tennis legend Boris Becker auction exceeds expectations An auction to settle part of Boris Becker's bankruptcy has raised more than a million British pounds. Trustees auctioning the items said they capitalized on the tennis season, especially Wimbledon....
2019-07-12 00:16

Artist Bhupen Khakhar's Painting Sells For Record 22 Crores At Auction Bhupen Khakhar's "Two Men in Benares" fetched a whopping Rs 22.39 crore at Sotheby's Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art auction on Monday, setting a brand new record for the artist....
2019-06-11 18:16

Rare Maori cloak pulled from auction after online threats and abuse A small British auction house has withdrawn from sale a rare Maori cloak which apparently once belonged to a tribal chief, after receiving online intimidation....
2019-09-13 21:32

How the auction of a Titanic survivor’s walking stick prompted a family feud A wealthy widow’s glow-in-the-dark walking cane that could fetch $500,000 when it goes under the hammer later this month is now at the center of a Titanic family feud....
2019-07-07 04:48

Banksy painting depicting government as chimpanzees set to fetch millions at auction Controversial artist, Banksy, shows the UK’s House Of Commons as chimpanzees in a painting set to be auctioned in October.        ...
2019-09-16 17:48

Like a Prayer producer shares 3 demos in protest of Madonna memorabilia auction Thanks to Patrick Leonard, a producer and co-writer on Madonna’s Like a Prayer, three of that album’s demos have been released onto YouTube for the first time. Leonard released them as a means of protesting an upcoming auction of the Madonna’s person...
2019-07-25 03:16

Porsche's Type 64 Didn't Sell Because Of A Weird Screwup At The Auction (Updated) There were multiple press releases. There was a highly produced video. There was a Chris Harris Top Gear video. The hype generated for the auction of the only remaining Porsche Type 64 made it basically the Supra of the auction world. So last night, ...
2019-08-18 17:32

"BJP's Cattle Auction": Shashi Tharoor Slams Rebels After Karnataka Blow Shortly after the HD Kumaraswamy government lost the trust vote in the Karnataka assembly, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor compared the developments that led to the ruling coalition's downfall to a......
2019-07-23 19:48

Teacher Made African-American Children Act As Slaves On "Auction": Report A New York teacher singled out African-American students and cast them as slaves in a mock "auction" as part of a social studies lesson in March, a media report said....
2019-06-02 10:00

Pistols made from 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite could fetch $1.5 million at auction Two pistols made from a 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite could fetch $1.5 million when they are auctioned later this month. Constructed from part of the Muonionalusta Meteorite, which was discovered in Sweden in 1906, the working .45-caliber pistols of...
2019-07-05 02:32

Sole to the highest bidder: Sotheby's to auction rare Nike sneakers Nike’s famous ‘Moon Shoe’ and limited-edition trainers produced by Kanye West, Air Jordan and Adidas will be soldSotheby’s in New York has announced its first-ever auction dedicated to sneakers.The auction house will sell 100 pairs of the rarest snea...
2019-07-12 07:16

Rare Darth Vader mask, Harry Potter glasses up for auction in LA A rare Darth Vader mask and helmet worn in one of the early "Star Wars" movies goes up for auction in Los Angeles later this month, along with a pair of Harry Potter's signature glasses....
2019-09-10 12:48

Elizabeth Taylor’s iconic Rolls-Royce expected to fetch $3.5M at auction We’re green with envy. The longest-lasting love of Elizabeth Taylor’s life — her legendary Rolls-Royce dubbed the “Green Goddess” — will be going up for auction at the Pierre Hotel in Midtown next month. The car, which stayed with h...
2019-07-24 01:16

Nike shoes race to $437,500 world record auction price for sneakers A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc, sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at public auction....
2019-07-24 03:48

'Blood antiquities' looted from war-torn Yemen bring in $1 million at auction At least 100 artifacts from Yemen have been successfully sold at auction for an estimated $1 million in the U.S., Europe and the United Arab Emirates since 2011, according to a Live Science investigation into the country's so-called "blood antiquitie...
2019-06-07 00:01

Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour to auction off guitar collection for charity According to a classic Pink Floyd song, “Money, so they say, is the root of all evil today.” But the band’s legendary guitarist and vocalist David Gilmour is turning that sentiment on its head by selling off more than 120 of his gui...
2019-06-16 07:00

Rare Nike ‘Moon Shoe’ on the auction block The 1972 Nike Waffle Racing Flat Moon Shoe is still for sale and is expected to fetch up to $160,000 at Sotheby's.       ...
2019-07-18 03:16

Sotheby's to auction rare videotape of Neil Armstrong's first steps on moon A one-time NASA intern who bought a truckload of videotapes to resell them may end up a millionaire next month when Sotheby's auctions what it says is the only surviving original recording of man's first steps on the moon 50 years ago....
2019-06-28 15:32

Nearly 3,000 Recalled Brand New BMWs And Minis Have Just Been Sitting In An Auction Yard For Over Four Years If, by chance, you may have wandered over to the ADESA salvage yard in Vancouver, British Columbia anytime over the last four years, you would have discovered a field of nearly 3,000 seemingly brand-new BMW and Mini models parked bumper to bumper, ju...
2019-09-21 18:48

The racehorse auction in Prince William's garden where millions change hands ‘It’s called the sport of kings for a reason,’ says head of Goffs, which runs the unusual sale before AscotOn one side of Jubilee Walk, a path that crosses Kensington Gardens towards Kensington Palace, children are laughing as they play on a wooden p...
2019-06-21 16:16

'Lost' Caravaggio painting worth $170M bought before auction — but is it authentic? A previously unknown Caravaggio painting that was found just a few years ago was expected to fetch up to $170 million at auction this week — but it never made it to the auction block....
2019-06-27 23:16

Dinosaurs, droids and holy hand-grenade up for grabs at film auction Jurassic Park dinosaur skulls, a Star Wars stormtrooper helmet and Monty Python's holy hand grenade are among movie memorabilia going under the hammer in London this month at an auction organizers expect to exceed 6 million pounds ($7.5 million)....
2019-09-18 20:00

Apple decision forces Intel to auction its smartphone modem patents Intel confirmed plans to exit the smartphone business a few months ago, but news about the auction of its smartphone modem assets emerged only today. The announcement follows Apple's decision to buy 5G smartphone modems from Qualcomm rather than Inte...
2019-06-27 23:00

Sotheby's 'Space Exploration' exhibit, auction timed to Apollo 11 anniversary Sotheby's this weekend will begin displaying items from the collections of astronauts involved in NASA's mission to land on the moon ahead of a planned New York auction later this month....
2019-07-13 02:48

Eliza Stevens murder: Man who stabbed partner 86 times out of 'rage and resentment' in Hendon flat jailed for life A 55-year-old jeweller from north London who fatally stabbed his partner 86 times in a fit of "self-pity, rage and resentment" has been jailed for at least 21 years....
2019-08-21 12:00

Paxton effective as Yanks gain series split with 10-3 rout CHICAGO (AP) — James Paxton pitched six effective innings, Brett Gardner and Austin Romine each had four RBIs and the New York Yankees cruised past the Chicago White Sox 10-3 on Sunday. Gardner and Romine, the backup catcher behind Gary Sánchez, each...
2019-06-16 23:48

US STOCKS-Futures gain as Washington delays China tariffs U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday after President Donald Trump said the United States would delay scheduled tariff hikes on billions worth of Chinese imports, cooling tensions that have battered financial markets over the last year....
2019-09-12 15:32

CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises at open as energy shares gain Canada's main stock index opened marginally higher on Monday, as energy shares got a boost from higher crude prices, but weakness in shares of cannabis producers capped gains....
2019-07-15 17:32

Rupee Extends Gain To 7th Day, Edges Past 71 Mark Against Dollar Continuing its upmove for a seventh straight day, the rupee gained as much as 26 paise to edge past the 71 mark against the dollar on Friday. After starting the session at 71.01, the rupee gained......
2019-09-13 13:32

U.S. retailers gain online shoppers on Amazon's Prime Day: Adobe Several large U.S. retailers recorded higher sales on the first day of Amazon.com Inc's Prime Day shopping event as online shoppers also flocked to their websites, Adobe Analytics said on Tuesday....
2019-07-16 16:48

Samsung may gain from Huawei's plight in ongoing trade war - Fitch Samsung Electronics Co Ltd may have a chance to strengthen its position in the smartphone market due to the hurt caused to Huawei Technologies Co Ltd in the wake of U.S.-China trade tensions, according to Fitch Ratings....
2019-05-27 04:32

Tough Month Cuts U.S.-Stock Funds' 2019 Gain to 10% In May, all three things that had been boosting stocks in April—positive market outlooks, Treasury yields and optimism about a U.S.-China trade deal, ended. But the damage may be short-lived....
2019-06-10 07:48

Molecules pictured changing shape as they gain and lose electrons When molecules gain even a small electric charge, their shapes and chemical properties shift. Now we’ve watched those changes in action for the first time...
2019-07-11 21:32

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as tech, consumer shares gain NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising at the open on Wall Street Tuesday, led by technology and consumer-focused companies. Total System Services rose 4.6% after agreeing to be ...
2019-05-28 16:16

Bullpen falters as Mets miss chance to gain ground PHILADELPHIA — The possibility of sweeping the Phillies and slicing another game from their wild-card deficit hovered for the Mets on Sunday, but then the bottom of the eighth inning struck. Daniel Zamora, a lefty reliever who had been recalled from ...
2019-09-02 07:48

Oil prices fall but set for big weekly gain on trade dispute hopes Oil gave back some of its recent gains on Friday, but was still headed for the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S stocks, a looming hurricane in Florida and an easing of Sino-U.S. trade rhetoric....
2019-08-31 06:00

Oil rises, set for weekly gain amid hopes for end to US-China trade war Oil prices edged higher on Friday, with crude benchmarks poised for multi-week gains amid a sharp draw down in U.S. crude inventories, while trade tensions eased after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next month....
2019-09-06 10:00

After detour to Watergate, House Democrats gain little traction on impeachment Despite little public appetite to impeach Trump and the Justice Department’s willingness to share information from Mueller with Congress, Democrats pursued Nixon comparisons....
2019-06-11 18:32

Rupee Posts Biggest Single-Day Gain In 5 Months Against Dollar The rupee climbed by 54 paise against the US dollar to settle at 71.48 on Tuesday, recovering from a more than nine-month closing low registered in the previous session. With today's jump, the rupee......
2019-08-27 23:00

Limits on sales of African elephants to zoos gain approval Countries that are part of an international agreement on trade in endangered species agreed Tuesday to limit the sale of wild elephants caught in Zimbabwe and Botswana, delighting conservationists but dismaying some of the African countries involved...
2019-08-28 03:00

Rupee Clocks Biggest Single-Day Gain In 5 Months: 10 Things To Know The rupee climbed by 54 paise against the US dollar to end at 71.48 on Tuesday, recovering from a more than nine-month closing low registered in the previous session. With this jump, the rupee posted......
2019-08-28 12:00

E.U. Investigates Amazon Over Use of Retailer Info To Gain Competitive Edge (BRUSSELS) — The European Union is opening a new front in its quest to more closely regulate big tech companies, saying Wednesday it was investigating whether U.S. online giant Amazon uses data from independent retailers to gain an illegal edge...
2019-07-18 11:00

Shares of Pitney Bowes Gain on Sale of Software Business Shares of Pitney Bowes rose after the shipping-services company said it struck a deal to sell its software business, part of a broader move to slim down its portfolio....
2019-08-26 21:00

Rupee Set For Weekly Gain After PM Modi's Landslide Election Win: Report The currency ended 0.5 per cent lower on Thursday after scaling a session peak of 69.38 when initial leads suggested a facile victory for PM Modi's coalition, in line with most of the exit polls....
2019-05-24 12:16

Patriotism and soft power: how Egypt sought to gain from Afcon The tournament has been a clear opportunity for Egypt but there is a feeling the past month is best swept under the carpetWhen the curtain falls on Egypt’s Africa Cup of Nations on Friday night, the overwhelming sense among many local residents will ...
2019-07-19 14:16

Crude futures steady after fall on U.S. oil products stocks gain Oil prices steadied on Thursday after falling in the previous session when official data showed U.S. stockpiles of products like gasoline rose sharply last week, suggesting weak demand during the peak driving season....
2019-07-18 06:16

Cubs hammer Syndergaard, hold off Mets 10-7 to gain on Cards Kyle Schwarber hit one of Chicago's three homers against a stunned Noah Syndergaard, and the Cubs built an early nine-run lead before closer Craig Kimbrel held off the New York Mets in the ninth inning for a 10-7 victory     ...
2019-08-29 07:16

EU opens Amazon probe to see if it used merchant data to gain an advantage On the same day that Amazon announced plans to overhaul its business terms for its third-party sellers, the European Commission (EC) has opened a formal antitrust investigation into the retailer, designed to assess whether its use of sensitive mercha...
2019-07-17 20:48

Surge in voters who say race card used against Trump 'for political gain' Voters are largely split when asked if President Trump is a racist, but there has been a new surge in those who believe critics are using the race card for political gain against the White House....
2019-07-17 17:00

Oil heads for weekly gain on tropical storm and geopolitical tensions Oil prices were on track to post weekly gains on Friday as U.S. oil producers in the Gulf of Mexico cut more than half their output because of a tropical storm and as tensions continued to simmer in the Middle East....
2019-07-12 19:32

CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as energy shares gain on oil spike Canada's main index rose on Thursday, lifted by the heavy-weight energy sector as crude prices rallied over 4% following a suspected tanker attack near Iran....
2019-06-13 17:16

Europe-wide vote fragments center as far right, Greens gain The hardest-fought European Parliament election in decades is drawing toward a close with the anti-immigrant far right and the pro-environment Greens both projected to gain ground at the expense of the continent’s longtime political center...
2019-05-27 02:48

Scout24's activist shareholders gain non-executive board seat Activist investors calling for strategic change at Scout24 have won a vote to place a representative on the German classifieds group's non-executive supervisory board, ramping up pressure on management....
2019-08-30 19:32

Cboe Europe Signs GAIN Capital as New Index Customer LONDON – 23 May 2019 – Cboe Europe, the region’s largest equities exchange operator and a division of Cboe Global Markets (Cboe: CBOE), today announced that GAIN Capital (NYSE: GCAP), a leading global provider of online trading services, has si...
2019-05-23 15:32

Vettel: Ferrari failed to hit French GP target of big gain vs Mercedes Sebastian Vettel believes Ferrari failed to accomplish its target at the French Grand Prix because its updates did not help it significantly reduce its deficit to Formula 1 rival Mercedes...
2019-06-23 22:48

Stocks gain on stimulus hopes but still head for third losing week World stocks rose on Friday as expectations grew of further stimulus by central banks, offsetting worries about slowing economic growth, which intensified this week as the U.S. yield curve inverted for the first time since 2007....
2019-08-16 16:16

Firefighters gain containment on Verde Fire burning near Scottsdale SCOTTSDALE- The Verde Fire continues to burn in the Tonto National Forest, but as of Thursday morning the fire is now 69 percent contained. The fire has burned 2,735 acres and 104 personnel are working on containment, according to Carrie Templin, a P...
2019-08-09 06:48

CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises, mirrors gain in global equities Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday, tracking gains in global equities as investors anticipate major central banks to cut interest rates in the near future....
2019-07-23 17:00

US oil posts biggest weekly gain since June after Saudi attacks Oil prices were little changed on Friday, but posted their best week since June, lifted by rising Middle East tensions and supply concerns after an attack on Saudi Arabia's energy industry last weekend....
2019-09-21 23:16

RPT-Real estate stocks have room to gain, residential in favor The once-sleepy U.S. real estate sector could be poised to continue its revival into the second half of 2019 but investors are selective in their bets on property companies....
2019-07-01 14:32

NIH: Ultra-processed foods bring on overeating, weight gain People who ate a diet of ultra-processed foods consumed more calories and put on more weight compared to those who ate a diet of minimally processed foods....
2019-05-21 19:48

Facebook’s digital currency could gain traction in developing world The currency, Libra, provides a universal, stable currency that is easily transferrable between persons or businesses without involving setting up an entire payment infrastructure....
2019-06-29 05:48

Diamondbacks top Phils, gain ground in wild card race Zac Gallen threw five scoreless innings and helped himself with a run-scoring sacrifice bunt in his Arizona Diamondbacks debut, leading them to a 6-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies Wednesday       ...
2019-08-08 09:00

Sensex Clocks Biggest Single-Day Gain In Over A Decade: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets skyrocketed on Friday with the Sensex index clocking its biggest single-day gain in more than a decade, after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a cut in corporate......
2019-09-20 22:48

Macau announces more track tweaks to gain upgraded status for FIA F3 The Macau Grand Prix organiser has revealed more track changes ahead of this year's event, which include additional corners undergoing work to ensure the circuit's homologation status is upgraded...
2019-09-12 18:00

Fed rate cuts could help cheap U.S. small-cap stocks gain favor Shares of smaller U.S. companies have gotten cheap over the past year, significantly lagging their large-cap counterparts, and could be poised for a turnaround following a highly anticipated interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve....
2019-07-31 19:48

Japan shares hampered by trade worries, defensives gain Japan's Nikkei eked out small gains on Thursday but the market was hampered by concerns about the U.S. trade war with Mexico and China, prompting investors to buy domestic-demand oriented shares....
2019-06-06 06:48

Yen, gold gain on trade war angst; Argentine peso sinks Investors piled into gold, safe-haven yen and bonds on Monday over nagging concerns about a prolonged U.S.-China trade war and global growth, while Argentina's peso plunged 22% after voters handed its president an election mauling....
2019-08-12 22:48

McCook's Crick, Mississippi golfer gain Web.com exemptions McCook's Brandon Crick, Mississippian Braden Thornberry get exemptions for Pinnacle Bank Championship in Omaha        ...
2019-06-06 23:48

UPDATE 1- Iran hardliners likely to gain from tensions over Aramco attacks Iran distanced itself on Sunday from attacks on Saudi oil facilities but hardliners in Tehran might chalk the assaults up as a win against Washington's tougher policy toward the Islamic Republic, officials and analysts said....
2019-09-15 19:16

Real estate stocks have room to gain, residential in favor The once-sleepy U.S. real estate sector could be poised to continue its revival into the second half of 2019 but investors are selective in their bets on property companies....
2019-06-30 16:00

Buying a house or flat in inner London Zones 1-3: why record numbers of home buyers are heading back to the capital's central zones Home buyers are falling back in love with London, especially in travel Zones 1 to 3, with estate agents reporting an increase in viewings and offers....
2019-08-07 21:32

Madonna loses appeal over auction of Tupac Shakur breakup letter, other items Madonna lost a court battle to keep a trove of intimate belongings including a pair of satin panties, a brush containing her hair and a breakup letter from a former boyfriend, the late rapper Tupac Shakur, from heading to the auction block....
2019-06-04 22:16

David Gilmour puts his guitars up for auction, raises $21.5M for a climate change charity An auction of David Gilmour’s guitars has raised a lot of “Money” — to combat climate change.        ...
2019-06-23 11:00

Google’s rivals opt out of search engine auction, calling it ‘unethical’ and ‘anti-competitive’ Google rivals have called for intervention from EU regulators over Google's decision to open an auction process to become the default Android search engine.Read More...
2019-08-12 20:32

Golden Vessel Used In Scythian Drug-Fueled Rituals Is Expected to Sell for $57K At Auction A remarkable tiny golden vessel is going on auction in London. The item comes from the nomadic Scythian culture, who once dominated the Eurasian Steppe in classical times. It is valued at 45,000 GBP or $57,000 and is being sold by Timeline Auctioneer...
2019-05-28 00:32

Rare Steve Jobs-autographed 'Toy Story' poster sells for big bucks at auction A rare "Toy Story" poster signed by Apple and Pixar co-founder Steve Jobs sold at auction this week for $31,250, setting a record for a poster signed by the tech titan. ...
2019-08-31 00:32

Coalition's emissions reduction fund labelled 'a joke' after first post-election auction Government spends less than $1m for cut equivalent to only 0.01% of Australia’s annual greenhouse gas pollutionThe Morrison government’s main climate change policy, the emissions reduction fund, has been labelled “a joke” after its latest auction bou...
2019-08-01 20:32

James Bond Aston Martin sells at auction for record-breaking £5.26 million An Aston Martin with retractable machine guns, tyre slashers and a revolving licence plate has sold for £5.26 million, making it the most expensive James Bond car ever sold at auction....
2019-08-18 00:16

Yogi Berra's baseball bat and a $17,500 typewriter: inside the auction of Philip Roth's estate The great American novelist died last year – and a huge stash of personal effects went on sale last week. J Oliver Conroy went alongAbout 10 years ago, Philip Roth asked his friend Russ Murdock – the longtime caretaker of Roth’s rural Connecticut hom...
2019-07-25 08:00

Judge blocks auction of Jewish WWII relic as custody fight rages A judge on Wednesday blocked the auction of a Jewish World War II artifact estimated to be worth millions that a Holocaust-survivor’s son says was improperly put on the block. Rabbi Hyman Rubin — the son of late Rabbi Menacham Mendal Rubin who ...
2019-09-12 09:00

Warren Buffett lunch commands record $3.5 mln as charity auction nears homestretch The cost of a private lunch with Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc , sat at a record $3,500,100 on Thursday afternoon, with a day to go in an annual charity auction. Bidding began on Sunday at $25,000 in t...
2019-05-30 19:48

A Minnesota Farmer Spent His Life Collecting Cars And Now His Gigantic Fleet Is Up For Auction This weekend will be a wild time near the small town of Wheaton, Minnesota, because a roughly 200-car collection belonging to a farmer who passed away in December is headed for auction. And the fleet, filled with some true gems, will no doubt bring i...
2019-08-09 00:16

Former NASA Intern Scores $1.82 Million for Moon Landing Tapes He Bought at Auction Former NASA intern Gary George sold off three of the agency’s videotapes of the Apollo 11 moon landing for $1.82 million at auction house Sotheby’s on Saturday, the 50th anniversary of the event, CNN reported.Read more......
2019-07-22 01:48

Apollo 11: Original Moon landing recordings bought for $217 in 1976 sold at auction for $1.82M A set of original videotape recordings of the Apollo 11 Moon landing that were bought for $217.77 at a government surplus auction by a former NASA intern in the 1970s have sold at auction for $1.82M....
2019-07-21 02:16

Elizabeth Taylor's iconic 'Green Goddess' Rolls Royce heads to auction Elizabeth Taylor's custom-made green Rolls Royce was put in display Tuesday at New York's Pierre Hotel weeks ahead of an auction to sell the iconic vehicle....
2019-07-24 06:48

Intel pauses modem IP auction to give unnamed buyer exclusive access Apple is widely believed to be making a large bid for Intel's smartphone and connected devices patent portfolio after a brief public auction process.Read More...
2019-07-10 20:16

Battle flag carried by black Union troops hits auction block DENVER, Pa. (AP) — A hand-painted flag carried into battle by a black Union regiment during the Civil War is going up for auction in Pennsylvania. Morphy Auctions will sell off the piece of history June 13. Pre-bidding is underway online . It’s...
2019-06-10 08:00

'Nazi Porsche' valued at $20m fails to sell amid California auction confusion Type 64 car built in 1939 is not technically a Porsche but was still expected to fetch a high price at Sotheby’s Monterey saleA car designed by Ferdinand Porsche in Nazi Germany that was expected to sell for millions failed to find a buyer at an auct...
2019-08-19 08:00

How Clint Eastwood, Arnold Palmer and $820 Million Took Pebble Beach Off Auction Block Twenty years ago, a group including Clint Eastwood and Arnold Palmer banded together to secure the future of Pebble Beach, the site of this week’s U.S. Open....
2019-06-10 21:32

NASA accidentally sold original Moon landing tapes to an intern, and now they’re up for auction The 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 Moon landing is right around the corner, and it’s a pretty big deal. As you might expect, NASA is very much looking forward to replaying the original footage of Armstrong’s first lunar stroll...
2019-07-02 07:32

Former ICE chief says raids announced for political gain, endangering migrants, agents _____ LOS ANGELES — Immigration raids scheduled to take place in at least nine U.S. cities Sunday could be mass, indiscriminate roundups that target entire families rather than those who pose a threat, says a former acting director of U.S. Immigratio...
2019-07-14 01:48

Inca Elites Displayed Young Women's Skulls To Gain Power The Inca Empire was the largest and most extensive ancient society that ever lived in the Americas, but a new report says the elites ruled with the constant threat of extreme violence. ...
2019-08-30 07:00

European stocks gain on EU election relief and auto shares surge European shares rose on Monday as investors snapped up automaker stocks following confirmation of merger talks between Fiat Chrysler and Renault, and after European parliamentary elections saw pro-Europe parties cling to a majority....
2019-05-27 12:32

LG's next dual-screen phone may gain a small outer display (updated) While Samsung and Huawei refine their foldable devices, LG has introduced expanding hardware with its V50 ThinQ (shown above) that uses a case to add a second screen. The company's invite to its unveiling event on September 6th at IFA 2019 in Ge...
2019-08-06 08:32

Kohli, Bumrah Retain Top ODI Rankings; Stokes Makes Major Gain Newly crowned world champions England have extended their lead over second-placed India by three points. England had lost the position to India last month when the tournament was in the league stage....
2019-07-16 00:16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain in Fed's cheery slipstream, dollar subdued Global stocks gained for a third straight day on Wednesday, bolstered by investors' growing hopes that the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates this year to boost a slowing global economy, while the dollar languished near seven-week lows....
2019-06-05 12:16

NY Fed 'Empire State' factory index posts biggest gain in more than 2 years The New York Federal Reserve said its gauge of manufacturing growth in New York state returned to positive territory, suggesting regional activity was expanding again....
2019-07-16 02:48

Oil prices edge higher, set for weekly gain amid trade optimism Oil prices edged higher on Friday, with crude benchmarks poised for multi-week gains amid a sharp draw down in U.S. crude inventories, while trade tensions eased after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next month....
2019-09-06 05:16

PRECIOUS-Gold prices gain as U.S.-China trade war takes toll Gold prices rose on Monday amid concerns the Sino-U.S. trade war had started to take its toll on the U.S. economy, weakening the dollar and raising hopes of a U.S. Federal Reserve interest rate cut....
2019-05-27 04:32

European Union Elections Split the Center as Far-Right and Greens Both Gain Ground (BRUSSELS) — The European Union’s traditional center splintered in the hardest-fought European Parliament elections in decades, with the far right and pro-environment Greens gaining ground on Sunday after four days of a polarized vote. Tu...
2019-05-27 08:32

Global stocks gain, dollar weakens after Fed signals possible rate cuts A gauge of global stock markets strengthened on Wednesday, bolstered by gains on Wall Street, and benchmark U.S. Treasury yields and the dollar dropped after the Federal Reserve signaled possible interest rate cuts over the rest of this year....
2019-06-19 23:00

Stocks gain on stimulus hopes, pound hits six-week high Stocks gained on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on expected stimulus from the world's central banks to support slowing growth, while the pound hit a six-week high on hopes that Britain will not quit the EU without a deal....
2019-09-09 15:16

In a Possible First for Hong Kong, Activists Wanted by Police Gain Protection in Germany The activists faced charges related to a 2016 street brawl. Germany’s move is a growing recognition of the erosion of individual freedoms in Hong Kong....
2019-05-21 20:48

The Lawless High Seas May Soon Gain Protections Under a Groundbreaking Ocean Treaty THE SARGASSO SEA—Ana Paula, the Esperanza’s officer in charge of the crew and equipment, readies the great white crane to drop the manta trawl into the Sargasso Sea. The trawl’s yellow wings and nearly 10-foot long mesh net that give it the appearanc...
2019-08-20 17:16

Biden Retains Lead in Iowa Poll, but Warren and Buttigieg Gain Joseph R. Biden Jr. leads in a poll of likely Iowa caucusgoers, but Elizabeth Warren and Pete Buttigieg have made clear gains to join Bernie Sanders in a virtual three-way tie for second place....
2019-06-09 09:16

Crude Oil Price Surges, Clocks Biggest Percentage Gain Since 1991 Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for crude oil, rose by as much as 19.5 per cent to $71.95 per barrel, the biggest intraday jump since January 14, 1991....
2019-09-16 13:00

Travelers profit misses as higher claims weigh on underwriting gain Insurer Travelers missed Wall Street estimates for second-quarter profit on Tuesday, as weather-related losses led to an 18% drop in underwriting gain....
2019-07-23 14:16