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  1. Asia shares camp near peaks, China's Xi talks reform and stabilityWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:36:40 -0400
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares consolidated recent gains and currencies kept to tight ranges on Wednesday as the opening of China's Communist Party conference produced more in the way of aspirational politics than concrete policies. More...
  2. McDonald's South Korea office raided in burger probe: reportsWed, 18 Oct 2017 02:40:56 -0400
    SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean investigators raided the Seoul office of McDonald's Corp on Wednesday, following a series of complaints that children fell ill after eating hamburger patties alleged to have been undercooked, Yonhap News Agency and other media said. More...
  3. George Soros foundations now control $18 billion: reportsTue, 17 Oct 2017 18:58:11 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investor George Soros has transferred about $18 billion, the majority of his estimated fortune, to his Open Society Foundations, making them the second largest philanthropic grant-making group in the United States, according to media reports on Tuesday. More...
  4. Boeing says Bombardier CSeries jets may face hefty duties despite Airbus dealTue, 17 Oct 2017 19:00:14 -0400
    MONTREAL/TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Tuesday that Bombardier Inc's CSeries jets could still be hit with high U.S. import duties, even if they are assembled in Alabama through an industry-changing deal with Airbus. More...
  5. New cancer drugs help Johnson & Johnson top profit estimatesTue, 17 Oct 2017 15:00:09 -0400
    (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson posted better-than-expected third-quarter earnings, raising its full-year forecast due to growth from new cancer drugs and high-margin treatments picked up in its $30 billion acquisition of Actelion earlier this year. More...
  6. Harvey Weinstein resigns from Weinstein Co boardWed, 18 Oct 2017 00:57:50 -0400
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Harvey Weinstein has resigned from the board of The Weinstein Company, it said on Tuesday, as he faces allegations that he sexually harassed or assaulted a number of women over three decades in the film business. More...
  7. Amazon Studios chief resigns after harassment allegationsTue, 17 Oct 2017 20:54:44 -0400
    (Reuters) - Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned, a company spokeswoman said on Tuesday, following allegations that he harassed a producer and took no action when an actress told him she was sexually assaulted by producer Harvey Weinstein. More...
  8. Silent Partners: The bankrollers behind the rush of Australia shareholder lawsuitsWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:06:22 -0400
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - After Australian internet company Vocus Telecommunications Ltd gave its second profit warning in seven months, fund manager David Pace received an email from a law firm asking him to join a shareholder class action. More...
  9. 'Love for country' behind move to Ryanair, says Malaysia Airlines' CEOWed, 18 Oct 2017 02:26:57 -0400
    KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia Airlines' outgoing chief executive Peter Bellew said on Wednesday his decision to leave the airline for Ryanair was due to a sense of responsibility to his native country. More...
  10. Top Credit Suisse investor says activist plan needs be looked into: FTWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:58:36 -0400
    ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse's largest shareholder wants the bank's management to consider parts of the break-up plan proposed by an activist investor, including shifting the group's investment banking unit to the United States from Switzerland, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday. More...
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  1. Xi urges stronger Chinese stand against "grim" challengesWed, 18 Oct 2017 07:00:29 GMT
    Chinese President Xi Jinping trumpeted his nation's prospects as bright but made a rare acknowledgement of severe economic challenges as he opened the Communist Party's twice-a-decade national congress on Wednesday. More...
  2. Michael Jordan scores again, this time with his Jumpman logoWed, 18 Oct 2017 05:49:16 GMT
    Michael Jordan is showing he still has the ability to score big even though he hasn't played in nearly 15 years. More...
  3. Australian casino denies lawmaker's criminal allegationsWed, 18 Oct 2017 05:44:22 GMT
    A lawmaker has accused a major Australian casino company of rigging slot machines and concealing potential money laundering at its largest casino with the state regulator covering up criminal behavior. More...
  4. Texas cities also woo Amazon with diversity, arts, sunshineWed, 18 Oct 2017 05:17:45 GMT
    Economic incentives are expected to be major selling points for a number of Texas cities making pitches to Amazon for the Seattle-based company's second headquarters and the estimated 50,000 jobs that would come with it. More...
  5. Oklahoma City, Tulsa tout quality of life to lure Amazon HQ2Wed, 18 Oct 2017 05:15:15 GMT
    Oklahoma City and Tulsa are showcasing their cultural, recreational and quality-of-life attractions as they compete for Amazon's second headquarters in North America, a massive $5 billion project that will eventually include as many as 50,000 high-paying jobs. More...
  6. Gary, Indiana, appealing to virtue in Amazon project pitchWed, 18 Oct 2017 05:10:22 GMT
    Long-struggling Gary, Indiana, is hoping to stand out in Amazon's search for a second headquarters site by offering a chance to pull the city from its decades of economic decline that's left it with among the country's highest poverty rates. More...
  7. IBM beats revenue estimates; hints at sales growthWed, 18 Oct 2017 05:10:00 GMT
    International Business Machines' shift to newer businesses such as cloud and security services helped it beat analysts' quarterly revenue estimates, and the technology major hinted at sales growth after nearly six years of declines. More...
  8. U.S. senators reach bipartisan deal on Obamacare, Trump indicates supportWed, 18 Oct 2017 04:47:00 GMT
    Two U.S. senators on Tuesday reached a bipartisan agreement to shore up Obamacare for two years by reviving federal subsidies for health insurers that President Donald Trump planned to scrap, and the president indicated his support for the plan. More...
  9. Asia stocks mixed, Nikkei cheered by likely ruling party winWed, 18 Oct 2017 04:35:25 GMT
    U.S. stock indexes edged mostly lower in early trading Monday as investors sized up the latest company earnings news. More...
  10. The Latest: Senators announce plan for insurance marketsWed, 18 Oct 2017 03:56:41 GMT
    The Latest on Congress and health care legislation (all times local): 2:10 p.m. More...