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Top-five BHP investor Aberdeen Standard piles on climate pressure ahead of AGM

One of BHP's biggest shareholders Aberdeen Standard Investments on Wednesday added to pressure for the world's leading miner to cut ties with lobby groups it says are at odds with the company's pledges on climate leaders...

Top-five BHP investor Aberdeen Standard piles on climate pressure ahead of AGM

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Top-5 BHP investor Aberdeen Standard piles on climate pressure ahead of AGM One of BHP's biggest shareholders Aberdeen Standard Investments on Wednesday added to pressure for the world's leading miner to cut ties with lobby groups it says are at odds with the company's pledges on climate leadership....
23:42 2019-10-09

Standard Life Aberdeen plots IFA swoop on GT Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA), one of Britain's biggest asset managers, is in talks to snap up a unit of Grant Thornton (GT), the accountancy firm, that advises affluent clients on their financial affairs....
21:28 2019-06-05

Lloyds and Standard Life Aberdeen to settle 100 billion sterling funds row: Sky News Lloyds Banking‎ Group PLC will pay about 140 million pounds ($174.72 million) to Standard Life Aberdeen PLC (SLA) to settle a legal fight over the future of a 100 billion pound asset management mandate, Sky news reported on Monday....
22:14 2019-07-22

EU piles pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires The European Union piled pressure on Friday on Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over fires raging in the Amazon basin, with Ireland and France saying they could block a trade deal with South America....
16:00 2019-08-23

UN Jamal Khashoggi Report Piles Pressure On Saudi Crown Prince Saudi Arabia has sought to move on from the scandal triggered by journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder, but a UN expert's report implicating its crown prince has heaped global pressure back on the......
10:28 2019-06-21

Morgan Stanley piles pressure on Tesla with $10 worst case call Shares of Tesla Inc were on track for a fifth straight session of losses on Tuesday, as Morgan Stanley analysts outlined a worst case scenario that could see the electric carmaker's stock price fall as low as $10....
17:56 2019-05-21

US dismisses French plan to ease Iran tension and piles on economic pressure US envoy offered tanker captain millions to divert oil cargo‘We are not looking to grant any exceptions or waivers’The US state department has shrugged off a French initiative aimed at defusing tensions with Iran, and stepped up economic pressure onc...
19:56 2019-09-04

PPG Says It Won't Break Up, Despite Pressure From Activist Investor PPG Industries won’t split its units making building paints and industrial coatings, choosing to forge ahead as a unified company after facing pressure from an activist investor to maximize value in its disparate operations....
19:42 2019-05-21

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 ...
22:56 2019-08-11

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 ...
03:56 2019-08-10

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Venezuela-Colombia baby breakthrough, Italy piles on rescue boat pressure, States must combat hate, Kashmir rights latest and a musical plea to combat CAR hunger Tuesday’s main stories: Colombia offers nationality to born of Venezuelan parents; ‘€1 million’ fines for rescue boats; States must do more to stop hate attacks; Kashmir developments risk people’s rights; and striking a chord for 1.8 million hungry C...
22:42 2019-08-06

S&P 500 rises on investor optimism ahead of G20 summit The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed higher in a broad-based rally on Thursday as investors looked to the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan this weekend for progress in the long-running U.S.-China trade dispute, which has whipsawed markets for months....
03:56 2019-06-28

Standard Bank shareholders vote down climate-risk resolution Standard Bank shareholders on Thursday voted down a resolution that would have required the South African lender to report climate risk in its activities, although they passed another forcing it to disclose its coal financing policies....
17:42 2019-05-30

WeWork to reportedly go ahead with IPO despite investor's call to delay SoftBank, its largest private investor, has reportedly urged WeWork to shelve $20bn share sale amid mounting concernsWill free beer and a “we” spirit be enough? WeWork, the office space pioneer, is reportedly forging ahead with plans for a $20bn shar...
19:42 2019-09-10

The World’s Largest Automakers Asked Trump Not to Loosen a Climate Change Standard. Here’s Why The world’s largest automakers doubled down on their call for the Trump Administration to rethink the scope of a rollback on limits on pollution from cars that were designed to fight climate change. In a letter signed by 17 companies including ...
02:42 2019-06-08

BP faces climate protests at investor meeting, Shell gets boost Activists disrupted BP's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday shouting "this is a crime scene" in the latest climate protest against the oil and gas group, while rival Royal Dutch Shell got some rare praise from investors on its emissions policies....
18:01 2019-05-21

World’s biggest investor accused of dragging feet on climate crisis BlackRock, which controls $6.5tn in assets, urged to use its influence on planet’s biggest pollutersWhen a letter from BlackRock’s founder and chief executive, Larry Fink, landed in inboxes in January saying that the world’s biggest investor would no...
15:28 2019-05-21

Major global investor drops US firms deemed climate crisis laggards Legal and General Investment Management cuts companies including ExxonMobilAn ethical investment operation by the UK’s largest asset manager has dumped shares in a string of US companies it has deemed climate crisis laggards, including oil giant Exxo...
01:14 2019-06-21

Progress 1000: Snap founder Evan Spiegel hails London's booming tech ahead of Evening Standard honours London's explosively growing tech sectors are on course to attract record levels of investment this year, sealing the capital's status as Europe's dominant silicon city....
19:56 2019-09-13

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 ...
01:56 2019-08-10

Under pressure on climate, Big Oil pitches to the young Facing rising anger from young people for their role in accelerating climate change, chief executives of major oil companies launched an effort on Monday to burnish their image on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Action Summit....
01:56 2019-09-24

'Downton Abbey' cast feeling the pressure ahead of movie Get out the tiaras and the best china. Hit British television series "Downton Abbey" is about to arrive on the big screen and the makers are feeling uncharacteristically nervous....
03:00 2019-09-10

Activists to ramp up pressure on companies over climate during AGM season Companies face hostile shareholders as Westpac acknowledges a ‘variance’ with Business Council of AustraliaActivist groups are stepping up their efforts to lobby Australia’s biggest companies on climate policy as the corporate sector prepares for the...
20:42 2019-06-13

After strikes, youth climate activists keep pressure on leaders Young climate change activists delivered a strong message to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday: If elected officials do not take strong actions to combat climate change, they will be voted out of office....
21:42 2019-09-21

Won't bow to international pressure on climate change: Prakash Javadekar Holding developed world responsible for much of the effects of climate change, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar Friday asserted India will not bow down to any international pressure on the issue......
21:42 2019-06-27

Huawei's first 5G phone goes on sale in China as it pushes ahead with launch despite US pressure China's 5G networks are expected to come online in late 2019 and 2020. Huawei's Mate 20 X 5G, which went on sale over the weekend, will be able to connect to those networks....
11:14 2019-08-19

'Free Hong Kong': Protesters pressure China ahead of G-20 summit About 10,000 people in Hong Kong protested Wednesday to urge this week's G-20 summit to take up what they say is an urgent need for increased democracy in the former British colony....
19:00 2019-06-27

Experts hold climate talks in Bonn as pressure to act grows BERLIN (AP) — Experts are meeting in Germany for U.N.-hosted talks on climate change amid growing pressure for governments to act faster against global warming. Diplomats meeting in the western city of Bonn starting Monday will focus on resolving iss...
15:00 2019-06-17

Leak suggests UN agency self-censors on climate crisis after US pressure International Organization for Migration apparently amends programme documentation to avoid conflict with US ‘political sensitivities’Leaked communications suggest that the UN’s migration agency is censoring itself on the climate crisis and the globa...
22:42 2019-09-11

Blocked EU fails on climate pledge, despite increasing public pressure Paralyzed by internal divisions and unable to agree on the bloc's direction, EU leaders have failed to agree on tougher climate targets. But can they afford to ignore the growing climate protest movement?...
12:42 2019-06-21

Hong Kong Protesters Maintain Pressure Ahead of Speech by City's Leader Antigovernment protesters built roadblocks, smashed storefronts and clashed with police in multiple locations around the city on Sunday, as demonstrators sought to keep pressure on Hong Kong’s government ahead of a major policy speech by the city’s l...
08:56 2019-10-14

Oil giants face shareholder pressure on climate emissions, greenhouse gas targets Major oil company investors are starting to use their voting rights to speak out against a lack of climate action. Shareholders in Shell and Equinor have already had their say, now BP is in the spotlight....
01:00 2019-06-12

Hong Kong leader says police under extreme pressure; acknowledges 'long road' ahead Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday the city's police force, which has been accused of beating activists and using excessive force during protests, is under extreme pressure and acknowledged it will be a "long road" toward healing rifts....
10:42 2019-09-24

Oil giants face shareholder pressure to act on climate emissions, set stricter greenhouse gas targets Major oil company investors are starting to use their voting rights to speak out against a lack of climate action. Shareholders in Shell and Equinor have already had their say, now BP is in the spotlight....
16:00 2019-05-21

Inslee ramps up pressure campaign for DNC to hold climate change debate, says earth’s ‘on fire’ Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee is stepping up his push to force the Democratic National Committee to hold a primary debate solely on the issue of climate change....
18:28 2019-06-13

Daily on Energy: Greens pressure news networks to call climate change a ‘crisis’ Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
23:00 2019-06-07

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen hits out at Springboks for piling pressure on referee ahead of World Cup opener All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has accused his South Africa counterpart Rassie Erasmus of putting undue pressure on referee Jerome Garces in an escalating war of words ahead of Saturday's World Cup match....
18:42 2019-09-19

India Still A Good Investment Story, Says Asset Management Giant Aberdeen International money managers have sold $4.7 billion of the nation's shares since June, with quarterly outflows on course for the biggest since at least 1999....
09:14 2019-09-20

Europa League roundup: Wolves cruise, Rangers wobble and Aberdeen slump • Wolves win 4-0 against Pyunik in Armenia• Scott Arfield settles Rangers nerves at MidtjyllandWolves moved a step closer to the Europa League group stages with a comprehensive 4-0 win in the qualifying third-round first leg at Pyunik.Matt Doherty’s ...
01:14 2019-08-09

Investors turn heat on Big Oil ahead of U.N. climate summit Investors managing $15 trillion in assets turned up the heat on oil and gas sector on Wednesday ahead of a United Nations summit in New York aimed at accelerating efforts to fight climate change....
10:28 2019-09-18

Third Global Climate Strike calls for action ahead of U.N. summit Millions of protesters around the world took the day off school and work Friday to participate in the youth-led Global Climate Strike urging action to fight climate change....
00:00 2019-09-21

3rd Global Climate Strike calls for action ahead of U.N. summit Tens of thousands around the world are set to take part in a coordinated global strike Friday, with the aim of conducting one of the largest environmental protests in history....
14:28 2019-09-20

Big companies commit to slash emissions ahead of U.N. climate summit Almost 90 big companies in sectors from food to cement to telecommunications are pledging to slash their greenhouse gas emissions in a new campaign to steer multi-nationals towards a low-carbon future, organizers said on Sunday....
09:14 2019-09-22

Russia Joins Paris Climate Accord Ahead Of Key Summit Russia's prime minister on Monday gave formal support to the Paris climate agreement, just hours ahead of a key summit trying to tackle ever increasing gas emissions....
07:56 2019-09-24

Trudeau's oil pipeline tarnishes his climate credentials ahead of Canadian election Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has cast himself as a champion in the fight against climate change while pushing to expand an oil pipeline to help struggling producers, a contradiction that may hurt his re-election bid next month....
09:28 2019-09-06

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
01:56 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion activists set up Berlin climate camp ahead of protests Extinction Rebellion climate activists have begun building a camp outside Chancellor Merkel's office. During a week of protests for new climate-protection policies, they plan to block major roads in the German capital....
00:14 2019-10-06

Switzerland: Tens of thousands join climate march ahead of election Tens of thousands of people have marched in Bern for more climate action, in one of Switzerland's largest protests in years. Three weeks before an election, a quarter of voters said climate policies are a top issue....
08:28 2019-09-29

Activist Greta Thunberg gets preview of UNHQ ahead of climate summit Two days after disembarking from her carbon-free yacht in New York, teen climate activist Greta Thunberg paid a visit to UN Headquarters on Friday, after joining participants of her global climate strike movement, Fridays for Future, at the Organizat...
04:56 2019-08-31

India Pitches For Financial Support By Nations Ahead Of UN Climate Summit In the run up to two key UN summits on Climate Change, India has raised the pitch for finance and technology support to developing nations to achieve the Paris Agreement goals of keeping a global......
14:00 2019-09-01

Global Climate Strike Protests Kick off in Australia Ahead of U.N. Summit (CANBERRA, Australia) — Thousands of protesters gathered Friday at rallies around Australia as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York. Some of the first rallies...
15:42 2019-09-20

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announces ‘Climate Pledge’ ahead of employee protests It would require companies to implement decarbonization strategies in line with the Paris agreement and calls on signatories to be at net zero carbon across their businesses by 2040....
08:56 2019-09-20

Scientists, students, activists plan global strike ahead of UN climate summit On Sept. 20, millions of people are planning to walk out of their homes, workplaces and classrooms and take to the streets to demand action of climate change, three days before the UN holds an emergency climate summit....
21:56 2019-09-13

Climate emergency ‘a new danger’ to peace, youth activists hear ahead of World Day Among the efforts to build a sustainably peaceful world, “urgent climate action is needed” to curb environmental threats to all our well-being and security, the Secretary-General told the annual peace gathering in New York on Friday, addressing a lar...
20:28 2019-09-20

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announces new ‘Climate Pledge’ ahead of employee protests The pledge would require companies to implement decarbonization strategies in line with the Paris agreement and calls on signatories to be at net zero carbon across their businesses by 2040....
21:56 2019-09-19

UPDATE 1-Oil CEOs push carbon-capture efforts ahead of climate talks A group of 13 major oil companies charted out a plan on Monday to promote investments in carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS), ahead of a gathering in New York....
17:28 2019-09-23

UPDATE 8-Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
06:42 2019-09-13

Daily on Energy: Democratic and Republican climate hawks jostle for attention ahead of recess Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
23:14 2019-07-23

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9.        ...
05:28 2019-09-17

Climate Town Hall: Harris Releases $10 Trillion Plan Ahead of Tonight’s Event Senator Kamala Harris is one of 10 candidates participating in a CNN forum on climate change, the first such prime-time event in a presidential campaign....
13:00 2019-09-04

U.S. Corporate Cash Piles Drop to Three-Year Low The 2017 U.S. tax overhaul prompted a strategic shift in corporate capital allocation, spurring more companies to increase spending and repatriate foreign cash holdings....
20:14 2019-06-10

For Trump’s Japan Trip, Abe Piles on the Flattery. But to What End? Observers have their doubts about whether a trip filled with flattery will entice Mr. Trump to cooperate on trade and other matters of Japanese interest....
20:14 2019-05-24

Ahead of UN summit, leading scientists warn climate change ‘hitting harder and sooner’ than forecast Top climate scientists issued a report on Sunday showing that over the last several years, sea-level rise, planetary warming, shrinking ice sheets and carbon pollution have accelerated; a sobering call to action for political leaders headed to New Yo...
07:56 2019-09-23

Just Days Ahead of Employee Climate Strike, Microsoft Announces Partnership with Chevron to Accelerate Oil Extraction Mere days before Microsoft workers are set to walk out of their jobs and publicly call on their employer to reduce carbon emissions and sever its ties with fossil fuel companies, the tech giant has announced a major partnership with two of the bigges...
00:00 2019-09-19

Elliott Management calls for AT&T shake-up as Trump piles on Activist investor Elliott Management Corp on Monday unveiled a $3.2 billion stake in AT&T Inc and urged the sprawling U.S. telecommunications and media conglomerate to end its acquisition spree and focus on improving its business....
19:00 2019-09-09

New indictment piles on evidence of Hezbollah terrorist activity in US An indictment filed in the Southern District of New York last week against a New Jersey man on terror-related charges revealed strong evidence of organized Hezbollah activity in the United States....
08:00 2019-09-26

VW piles into crowded car-sharing market with all-electric fleet The WeShare offering, which has started in Berlin, could help Volkswagen bolster its push into electric vehicles by making them more visible to consumers....
20:28 2019-06-27

UPDATE 5-Elliott Management calls for AT&T shake-up as Trump piles on Activist investor Elliott Management Corp on Monday unveiled a $3.2 billion stake in AT&T Inc and urged the sprawling U.S. telecommunications and media conglomerate to end its acquisition spree and focus on improving its business....
22:42 2019-09-09

Trash piles up as residents in this city protest ‘hazardous’ landfill SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Uncollected trash is piling up on the streets of the southern Bosnian city of Mostar — one of the Balkan nation’s main tourist destinations — since residents begun blocking access to the city’s only landfill, insisting ...
13:00 2019-06-19

Goofy Spider-Man Glitch Turns Everyone Into Walking Piles Of Denim In the Marvel comic books and films, Spider-Man is a superhero who was bitten by a radioactive spider that granted him the proportionate strength, speed, and agility of an arachnid. In Spider-Man, the PlayStation 4 video game, you play this man in a ...
22:56 2019-08-29

Spain braces for more rain after hail piles up during violent storms Cold front heads towards east of country and Balearics as Madrid reels from flash-floodsParts of eastern Spain and the Balearic islands are bracing for heavy rains after Madrid and the surrounding area were battered by violent storms and flash-floodi...
13:56 2019-08-27

Piles of hail, flash floods and a tornado hit Spain – video The streets of Madrid have been turned into rivers as flash-flooding and hail inundate Spain’s capital. One of the worst affected neighbourhoods was Arganda del Rey where cars were washed away in the torrents of water while huge piles of hail built u...
13:56 2019-08-27

Trumaine Johnson injury piles on Jets’ cornerback agony Trumaine Johnson had one of his best moments of training camp … and then it became one of his worst. The Jets cornerback intercepted a Sam Darnold pass intended for tight end Eric Tomlinson and raced to the end zone with it. On that run, though, he f...
06:14 2019-08-12

Sun, sand and vape waste: A new type of litter piles up on American beaches When Mike Castellano patrols the beaches of the New Jersey Shore, he is no longer surprised to find discarded vape pens and spent "e-juice" cartridges scattered in the white sand....
00:56 2019-10-11

Fighting the spread of illegal landfills in France as trash piles up in 'sea of waste' Trash is piling up in France, hidden in plain sight across the suburbs and the countryside. Starting this year, the government is taking action against the dozens of illegal dumps polluting its territory....
16:00 2019-05-21

Jeffrey Epstein had mysterious passport, 'piles of cash,' and 'dozens of diamonds' in home safe: prosecutors Financier Jeffrey Epstein had a variety of items in a safe at his multi-story mansion on the Upper East Side of Manhattan that included a bogus passport and "dozens of diamonds," prosecutors revealed Monday as a judge said the registered sex offender...
21:01 2019-07-15

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9.        ...
17:28 2019-09-13

MOVES-Standard Chartered, ANZ The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com....
12:42 2019-07-24

Why The Toyota Camry Is Still The Gold Standard The Toyota Camry is, for lack of a better term, the gold standard of mid-sized sedans. They are freaking everywhere. If a day goes by where I don’t see a Camry, it’d be a very weird day indeed. So, why are they so popular?...
20:28 2019-08-20

Trump’s snooker revolution: ‘I want to reach a standard nobody has seen before’ "Judd Trump is snooker\u0027s greatest talent, and can revolutionise the standards of the sport after winning his first World Championship, writes Desmond Kane."...
18:14 2019-05-23

Google pushes for an official web crawler standard One of the cornerstones of Google's business (and really, the web at large) is the robots.txt file that sites use to exclude some of their content from the search engine's web crawler, Googlebot. It minimizes pointless indexing and sometim...
03:56 2019-07-02

DOT, EPA announce ‘one, and only one’ national fuel standard, hit California The Department of Transportation and Environmental Protection Agency Thursday announced that there will be “one, and only one” national fuel standard, a move made to cut the costs of vehicles and bar California from making more strict standards....
14:42 2019-09-19

Tech industry sets official standard for 8K TVs The tech industry just took another step to nail down the specs for 8K TV. The Consumer Technology Association has unveiled the official display definition for 8K sets, including a logo TV makers can use. Any model needs to output at a minimum 7,68...
09:28 2019-09-23

iPhone 11 Series Brings Support for Next-Gen Wi-Fi 6 Standard Apple didn't spend too much time talking about it, but the new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max will support the next-generation Wi-Fi 6 standard....
15:56 2019-09-11

How long before 5G becomes a standard flagship smartphone feature? Over the course of the last few months, we switched from “5G is coming!” to “5G is finally here!”. And while “here” is still far from everywhere, 5G is indeed a reality, and so are the phones that support it. But since 5G is a brand new beast, the d...
15:42 2019-06-12

Trump just set a new standard for himself on bogus media criticisms It wasn't just that Trump and his aides have contradicted what he just said about Iran and preconditions; it's that it was clearly a talking point for them less than a week ago....
19:56 2019-09-16

AOC slams FBI over double standard for white supremacists WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez proclaimed on Twitter Wednesday that “Neo-Nazis are getting off the hook,” sharing a video of a back-and-forth she had with FBI leadership over who gets defined as a terrorist. “This hearing was wild,”...
01:42 2019-06-06

Treasury hits Standard Chartered with £10m sanctions fine The Treasury is to slap Standard Chartered, the emerging markets lender, with a multimillion-pound fine for failing to prevent sanctions breaches, dealing a further blow to the FTSE-100 bank's reputation....
06:00 2019-08-18

CBI To Change Standard Operating Procedures After Amendments In Laws After nearly 14 years, the Central Bureau of Investigation is updating its standard operating procedures (SOPs) in the Crime Manual to bring them in conformity with the changes in the Prevention of......
03:56 2019-09-12

WP Standard’s Weekender leather duffel is built for life Have you heard? It’s Bag Week! It’s the most wonderful week of the year at TechCrunch. Just in time for back to school, we’re bringing you reviews of bags of all varieties: from backpacks to rollers to messengers to fanny packs. WP Standard mak...
01:56 2019-08-20

Lexus's Safety System+ To Be Standard In All Cars In The US From 2020 The Safety System+ will come with Pre-Collison System with Pedestrian Detection, a system which is engineered to help detect a preceding vehicle or a pedestrian in front of the Lexus under certain......
12:14 2019-06-22

Pacific Standard shutters online investigative magazine Pacific Standard, an online investigative magazine, is shutting down abruptly after its backer said it was pulling the plug on the 11-year-old, not-for-profit journalism venture. “Today is an extremely difficult day, the worst day—and I’m heart-broke...
07:14 2019-08-09

Here Are The Standard Features On The Sub-$60,000 2020 Corvette C8 Base Model When we heard that the mid-engine 2020 Chevrolet Corvette would start at under $60,000, we were impressed. Especially since we were a bit concerned that the vehicle would cost over six figures. Now Chevy’s released its order guide showing the equipme...
00:14 2019-08-02

Malaysia's Mahathir rekindles gold standard debate The Malaysian leader has proposed a gold-pegged common trading currency for East Asia. Experts say returning to the gold standard is easier said than done, especially when the motive is more political than economic....
18:14 2019-06-03

Polish foreign minister accuses EU of double standard Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz came to Berlin to defend the Law and Justice government's restructuring of the judiciary. He accused Germany of having "politicized" state prosecutors....
22:00 2019-06-19

Yet to show its teeth, landmark EU privacy law already a global standard A landmark European privacy law is making waves worldwide a year after it came into force, fundamentally changing the way data are handled as Facebook, Apple and Google face increasingly frequent complaints....
15:56 2019-05-22

Odell Beckham on media double standard: ‘It’s all backwards’ Odell Beckham Jr. had more bones to pick than just the Giants. When he wasn’t criticizing the manner in which the Giants traded him to the Browns, Beckham made sure to lament the manner in which he’s portrayed by the media. “I get made out to be some...
01:00 2019-07-23

Facebook Needs 'Very High Standard' For Libra Coin: US Treasury Facebook must meet "a very high standard" before it moves ahead with its planned digital currency Libra, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday....
05:14 2019-07-16

Women's World Cup: France set the standard with big win on opening night France got the World Cup started with a 4-0 win over South Korea in front of their expectant fans in Paris. Sophie Serbini was there to witness a fine performance in an atmosphere that promises much for the future....
00:28 2019-06-08

Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus 2019 UK review Entry-level Model 3 has reduced power and range - but is substantially cheaper. So, is it the best option for those seeking an affordable Tesla? This is perhaps the most-anticipated Tesla of them all: the entry-level Model 3. Well, sort of. It’s no...
15:42 2019-08-30

You Can Get 'Self-Sealing' Tires Standard on Some 2020 Ford Explorers Twenty-six years after the world watched a tyrannosaurus rex bite into the tire of a Ford Explorer, the automaker has finally decided to equip the more expensive trims of the new 2020 Ford Explorer with “self-sealing” rubber....
22:00 2019-07-01

EU nations vote against a wifi-based car standard: EU official European Union nations on Thursday voted against the EU executive's proposal for a wifi-based car standard in a blow to its backer Volkswagen , an EU official said....
15:56 2019-07-04

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Capital spending outlook another worry ahead of earnings Investors are preparing for more cautious capital investment outlooks from U.S. companies as worries mount heading into earnings season about the possibility of an economic recession....
00:28 2019-10-07

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...
21:28 2019-06-11

Upgraded standard Nintendo Switch model now rolling out around the world Nintendo wasn’t able to keep the Switch Lite under wraps ahead of its official unveiling last month, but the company had another surprise up its sleeve that was not spoiled ahead of time. In addition to the budget model of the popular console, ...
03:00 2019-08-03

Toyota makes CarPlay and Alexa standard in the 2020 Prius Toyota has revealed Apple CarPlay will come as standard in all of its 2020 Prius models, along with Alexa and its Safety Connect system. Back in May, Toyota said the plug-in Prius Prime would include CarPlay and Alexa in the 2020 model, but it's...
17:00 2019-09-13

Wimbledon: Bernard Tomic fined $56,100 for not meeting 'professional standard' Australian tennis standout Bernard Tomic has been fined his full Wimbledon prize money, which amounts to $56,100 in U.S. currency, for not meeting the "required professional standard" during his first-round loss....
23:14 2019-07-04

England vs Netherlands: How big is the Nations League? Standard Sport podcast After two all English European finals the attention now turns to the national team as England take on the Netherlands in the semi-final of the inaugural Nations League....
19:28 2019-06-03

Formula 1 teams could share designs instead of standard parts for 2021 The FIA has proposed an "open-source" alternative to standard Formula 1 parts for 2021 that means teams would share their designs for certain elements of the car...
17:00 2019-09-21

Opinion: Simone Biles sets the standard in gymnastics and maybe any sport you can name Simone Biles is so dominant, it's fair to compare her with LeBron James, Serena Williams or Tom Brady. Or, Olympians Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt.       ...
11:14 2019-10-14

Google wants to make the 25-year-old robots.txt protocol an internet standard Google‘s main business has been search, and now it wants to make a core part of it an internet standard. The internet giant has outlined plans to turn robots exclusion protocol (REP) — better known as robots.txt — into an internet standard after 25 y...
14:00 2019-07-02

New standard Switch model will improve battery life 40 to 80 percent Enlarge (credit: YouTube / Aban Tech) Last week, we broke down the evidence that Nintendo was working on a new model of the standard Switch to go alongside the recently announced, portable-only Switch Lite. Today, Nintendo confirmed the existence o...
18:14 2019-07-17

Rappers Yo-Yo & Da Brat Explain Hip Hop's Gendered Double Standard: "You Always Want to Be F--kable" Since the Grammys first introduced an award for Best Rap Performance in 1989, just two of its recipients have been women. Rap icons and industry pioneers Yo-Yo and Da Brat look back at......
18:56 2019-10-14

UK to develop 'world-leading' safety standard for autonomous cars Government hopes new standards, revealed at the opening of a new self-driving test site, will be adopted worldwide The UK Government is developing a new safety standard for self-driving vehicles on British roads, as part of a push to make the count...
17:42 2019-09-04

EPA pushes national fuel economy standard in face off with California The Trump administration has announced plans to create a national vehicle emissions standard. The new "One National Program Rule" would allow the federal government to set uniform fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions standards. The move, anno...
02:00 2019-09-20

Ferrari pushing against standard parts element of 2021 F1 rules Ferrari is "not happy yet" with the proposed 2021 Formula 1 regulations and is pushing back against standardisation, according to team boss Mattia Binotto...
21:56 2019-08-20

A US recession is 'the biggest concern' amid the tariff war, says Standard Chartered As Washington and Beijing continue to up the ante in their protracted trade fight, the potential of a recession in the U.S. is now "the biggest concern," according to Standard Chartered Private Bank's Clive McDonnell....
09:56 2019-08-26

The Clinton impeachment trial set a standard. Will it resonate in today’s Senate? Then, two senators — Republican Trent Lott and Democrat and Tom Daschle — negotiated over how to conduct a trial, a level of cooperation that would be tested in this era of partisanship....
06:28 2019-10-03

Leaders from 300 cities meet for Aids summit after Standard Campaign A forum, which was held as part of the Evening Standard's AIDSfree campaign that helped pave the way for a new global conference on tackling HIV/Aids, was launched in London today....
01:42 2019-09-10

Anna Tatishvili fined £41,000 for playing ‘below standard’ at French Open • Maria Sakkari beat former world No 50 6-0, 6-1 in first round• Tatishvili was playing her first tour match since October 2017The former world No 50 Anna Tatishvili has been fined nearly £41,000 for performing “below professional standards” in her f...
18:14 2019-06-03

Hyundai to make rear seat alert standard by 2020 Hyundai is making its rear seat reminder system a standard feature on new vehicles. The South Korean car maker says by 2022, its rear occupant alert door logic system will be standard on most of its new models. It will also make its optional ultrason...
23:00 2019-07-31

Powell assails gold standard supported by Trump Fed nominee Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday rejected the idea of returning the United States to the gold standard even as he asserted that his remarks should not be seen as criticism of a proposed presidential nominee to the Fed Board....
01:42 2019-07-11

Trump foolishly thinks gold standard will usher in a golden age The president’s nominee for the Fed believes pegged exchange rates will fix the US trade deficit. Not soThere are now scores of efforts to psychoanalyse the US president Donald Trump’s nomination of Judy Shelton to the Federal Reserve board. Some emp...
01:28 2019-08-17

TPG put key investor 'over a barrel' The ACCC continues to paint the picture that TPG's network rollout plans were ad hoc management decisions conjured from the mind of its reclusive CEO David Teoh....
13:14 2019-09-13

Oil prices won't hit $80 unless there's a war, says investor Bob Doll of Nuveen says there's a lid on oil prices because of global GDP is "struggling" to advance and there's excess supply from the U.S....
20:14 2019-06-27

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Leak Tips Size Gap Between Standard, Pro Models Alleged images of Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 Pro screen protectors tip massive size difference between the two variants of Samsung's next flagship....
17:28 2019-06-18

Volkswagen India Announces 5 Year Warranty As Standard On All Diesel Cars Volkswagen India may phase out diesel cars in the future, but the company is ensuring peace-of-mind for customers that bring home its diesel cars in the next couple of months. At the launch of the......
17:42 2019-09-04

Disney’s new streaming bundle priced to compete with “standard” Netflix plan Enlarge / Here they come, all together in a streaming bundle. (credit: Disney / Sam Machkovech) The Walt Disney Company's latest quarterly earnings call included an announcement to investors that appears to take dead aim at Netflix: an all-Disney, ...
13:28 2019-08-07

Keysight joins 6G Flagship group to develop 2030’s cellular standard A leading technology pioneer is joining Finland's initiative to kickstart 6G development, bringing test and measurement hardware to the international group.Read More...
08:14 2019-08-20

Automakers: Technology to fight deaths of kids in hot cars will be standard by 2025 To prevent child hot car deaths, automakers said they will commit to making rear seat reminder systems standard on vehicles sold in the U.S. by 2025.       ...
06:14 2019-09-05

Arsenal 4-0 Standard Liege, Celtic 2-0 CFR Cluj: Europa League – as it happened Manchester United were disappointing, Arsenal were exceptional and there were contrasting fortunes for the Glasgow giants in the Europa League 10.26pm BST And that’s all from me. It was a disappointing early evening for Manchester United and Rangers,...
02:28 2019-10-04

Arsenal v Standard Liege, Celtic v CFR Cluj: Europa League – live! AZ 0-0 Man Utd, Besiktas 0-1 Wolves, Young Boys 2-1 RangersLive scoreboard! Follow all of the latest goals and gamesAnd you can email Simon with all your thoughts 8.54pm BST Crazy scenes. And also quite puzzling.Match suspended! Dudelange and Qarabag...
22:00 2019-10-03

F1 calls off planned standard gearboxes move for 2021 cost saving Formula 1 has called off its expected switch to standard gearbox cassettes in 2021, following a World Motor Sport Council vote to retain freedom of gearbox supply in the championship...
22:42 2019-05-24

'BH90210' star Brian Austin Green says he would've skipped a standard reboot Brian Austin Green says if Tori Spelling, Jennie Garth and the other creators of "BH90210," had approached him with a standard reboot of the 90s drama, he would've said no....
04:56 2019-08-15

GM dropped workers’ health care during the strike. The company says it’s standard procedure. "While on strike, some benefits shift to being funded by the union’s strike fund, and in this case hourly employees are eligible for union-paid COBRA so their health care benefits can continue,” GM said in a statement....
03:28 2019-09-18

Magic: The Gathering — Arena’s new challenges give you a shot to win every card in Standard Beginning Thursday, September 26 in Magic: The Gathering -- Arena, you can enter the "Play Any Deck Challenge" event, where you can play any card in Standard. A later event gives you a chance to win every card in Standard.Read More...
00:56 2019-09-21

China smog hotspot Hebei meets air standard for first time in May: government China's smog-prone province of Hebei, the country's biggest steel producing region, met a national air quality standard for the first time last month, its environment bureau said on Tuesday....
11:42 2019-06-11

Auto supplier Cooper-Standard not interested in bidding for Turkey's Teklas-CEO U.S. auto parts supplier Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc is not interested in buying Turkey's Teklas Kaucuk, which supplies such carmakers as General Motors and BMW, Cooper-Standard's top executive said on Wednesday....
19:14 2019-05-29

One giant leap: how the Evening Standard was first in the race to cover the moon landing Demand for the paper was unprecedented, and the presses in the basement of the art deco Express building in Fleet Street kept rolling, says Nick Curtis...
14:28 2019-07-18

Moody's, Israel's Team8 to create cyber risk standard for businesses Ratings agency Moody's Corp and Israeli cyber group Team8 launched on Thursday a joint venture to assess how vulnerable businesses are to cyber attacks and create what they hope will become a global benchmark....
20:14 2019-06-27

Alex Morgan says 'tea' celebration criticism amounts to double standard: 'I'm a little taken aback' U.S. women’s soccer star Alex Morgan said Friday she was taken aback by the amount of criticism she received from her goal celebration against England and it shows there is proof of a double standard....
23:00 2019-07-05

Republicans confront Mueller with allegations of double standard in Russia probe Congressional Republicans accused former Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Wednesday of operating under a double standard in his Russia investigation, alleging during a heated Hill hearing that Mueller threw the book at Trump associates while ignorin...
21:00 2019-07-24

Standard Industries, private equity vie for BASF construction chemicals -sources Building materials maker Standard Industries and several private equity groups are vying for BASF's construction chemicals business, which the German chemicals group has put on the block to focus on more profitable operations, people close to the mat...
17:42 2019-06-28

Investor: I'm bullish on US housing Cole Smead of Smead Capital Management says 18 to 35 year olds are the biggest population group in America and this demographic is able to purchase homes but has not been willing to so far. He explains why he sees home sales picking up....
10:00 2019-10-09

Investor: 'I don't buy the lack of inflation' in the US Bill Smead of Smead Capital Management says inflation data in the U.S. doesn't match what he has observed anecdotally. Fed Chair Jerome Powell described inflation as a "faint heartbeat," but Smead says rents are up dramatically....
18:56 2019-07-31

Trump administration sideswipes California efforts to set strict auto emission standard President Trump decided to revoke a waiver used by California to establish auto emission standards that are more stringent than the federal standard.       ...
19:42 2019-09-18

Trump's Fed pick Judy Shelton is a fan of the gold standard and other unusual economic policies In tapping Judy Shelton to become one of two Federal Reserve Board governors, President Donald Trump selected one of the minority of mainstream economists supportive of a return to the gold standard and critical of central bank activity....
06:14 2019-07-03

Liverpool and Man City set the standard once again as Jurgen Klopp offers tactical hints for new season It is customary for fans of the losing side in a Community Shield to dismiss this game as little more than a glorified friendly following its conclusion....
22:14 2019-08-04

Merck's Keytruda sets new 5-year survival standard for advanced lung cancer Nearly a quarter of patients who received Merck & Co's immunotherapy Keytruda as an initial treatment for advanced lung cancer were still alive after five years, according to data presented at a major medical meeting on Saturday....
19:56 2019-06-01

Merck's Keytruda sets new five-year survival standard for advanced lung cancer Nearly a quarter of patients who received Merck & Co's immunotherapy Keytruda as an initial treatment for advanced lung cancer were still alive after five years, according to data presented at a major medical meeting on Saturday....
20:56 2019-06-01

Lexus makes camera and radar safety features standard for 2020 cars You'd think that luxury automakers would load their cars with safety tech by default, but that's not always the case -- it hasn't been for Lexus, anyway. However, the company is making amends for that shortfall. It's making its Sa...
00:28 2019-06-20

Gabriel Martinelli’s double sends Arsenal surging past Standard Liège For Unai Emery this was an occasion to savour his work and question himself. The Arsenal manager quite rightly took delight in seeing his team maintain a perfect start to their Europa League campaign with a performance full of control and goals but i...
02:28 2019-10-04

Moscow protests pressuring Vladimir Putin find female standard-bearer Moscow's wave of protests has no leader, but 31-year-old Lyubov Sobol has emerged as one of its most visible protagonists. Instead of participating in a weekend protest, she was detained by police in the Russian capital....
03:00 2019-08-11

Huawei could be allowed to continue releasing phones with standard microSD card support The P30 and P30 Pro come with proprietary Nano Memory Card technologyHuawei has a long way to go before reassuring its customers and potential buyers of existing and future devices that everything will work out for the embattled Chinese tech giant, b...
11:42 2019-05-29

The Agony of Hope Postponed, by a Value Investor Value investors are known for being a hardy bunch, willing to buy into beaten-down stocks that everyone else thinks are a disaster. But cheap stocks have underperformed horribly over the past 12 years and even some who specialize in buying them wonde...
16:56 2019-07-14

Silver Finally Gets Investor Love Investors are taking a shine to silver, as a soaring rally in gold puts the spotlight on the less expensive precious metal. Silver is on track for its best monthly performance since December....
20:14 2019-07-24

U.S. SEC to consider new guidance on investor use of proxy advisors The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday said it would hold a meeting next week on whether to publish new guidance regarding the responsibilities of investors when relying on so-called proxy advisors....
00:28 2019-08-14

Nicole Malliotakis: NY's illegal immigrant drivers' license law applies 'double standard' to citizens New York's new law granting drivers' licenses to illegal immigrants applies a double standard to citizens, a state Republican lawmaker told Fox News Wednesday....
04:01 2019-06-20

Matt Gaetz says probe of tweet about Michael Cohen shows Dems' 'double standard' A House Ethics Committee probe into Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., stemming from a tweet about former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, exposes a double standard, according to the Republican lawmaker....
05:42 2019-06-29

Evening Standard New Homes Awards 2019: the winning new-build housing developments revealed The Evening Standard New Homes Awards champion excellence across the housing spectrum from first-time buyer flats to innovative family homes, factory lofts and grand mansions....
16:14 2019-05-22

North Korea Missile Tests, ‘Very Standard’ to Trump, Show Signs of Advancing Arsenal American intelligence officials and outside experts say that Kim Jong-un is capitalizing on a diplomatic standoff with President Trump to significantly improve his arsenal....
01:42 2019-09-03

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in wartime. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policymaking is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one with nominal responsibility for “climate” in any sense, despite the fact that it is the greatest threa...
05:14 2019-06-03

Climate cartoons: an illustrated guide to a major new climate crisis poll The Guardian’s comic artist Susie Cagle draws some conclusions from a major CBS News poll released today as part of Covering Climate NowRead the full poll results: ‘Americans are waking up’CBS News surveyed a representative sample of more than 2,000 ...
06:42 2019-09-16

GOP Sen. Inhofe giving out 'Climate Hypocrite Awards' for Global Climate Week As activists around the world protest for Global Climate Change Week, all timed with the U.N. Climate Action Summit, one GOP senator announced Monday he is giving out "Climate Hypocrite Awards."...
18:42 2019-09-24

Teen climate activist urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough is being done to curb it. Speaking at a conference in the Austrian capital, Vienna, Thunberg suggest...
02:00 2019-05-29

Teen climate activist to urge climate action on Capitol Hill Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg will join other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action” during two days of meetings and speeches on Capitol Hill, starting on Tuesday....
17:56 2019-09-17

'Historic moment' for indigenous people at climate talks, new climate leader says Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says indigenous people now finally have a voice to tackle the climate crisis....
02:28 2019-06-28

Amazon signs Climate Pledge to advance Paris Climate Accords goals by 10 years Amazon gave an update on its global sustainability efforts, a day before roughly 1,000 of its workers are expected to walk out to spotlight climate change.Read More...
20:42 2019-09-19

Billie Eilish and Woody Harrelson teamed up to speak out on climate change: 'We are in a climate emergency' Billie Eilish/YouTube Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish teamed up to speak out against climate change in a new video. The actor and the "Bad Guy" singer, who recently appeared on the season premiere of "Saturday Night Live" together, highlighted th...
06:56 2019-09-30

Fox & Friends Go From Mocking Climate Strike to Covering Effects of Climate Change Without Hint of Irony Sorry to all you people attending the global climate strike today, but you are protesting over absolutely nothing—especially not the massive rains and flooding currently being seen in Houston. Nope, definitely not that....
23:42 2019-09-20

'More transparency' needed on who banks are financing, says investor Eric Borremans of Pictet Asset Management discusses the investment strategy that takes into account environmental, social and corporate governance factors....
22:14 2019-07-05

Rejection of Barrick bid is 'no brainer', top Acacia investor says Fidelity International, one of the largest shareholders in Acacia Mining, said on Friday Barrick Gold's low bid to buy the Acacia shares it does not already own showed a lack of judgment and it was a "no brainer" to reject it....
20:14 2019-05-31

I'm 'constructive and bullish' on the airline industry: Investor Frank Holmes of U.S. Global Investors says the airline industry remains very strong and healthy because of ancillary fees. He also says global travel is a "great tailwind" for the industry....
09:56 2019-10-11

De La Rue chair faces ousting by rebel investor The banknote and passport printer ‎De La Rue is facing a fresh round of boardroom upheaval amid a threat from a furious City investor to oust its chairman at an extraordinary general meeting....
01:42 2019-07-17

Interest rates in Australia are still heading to zero: Investor Chris Bedingfield of Quay Global Investors says, unless there's a significant policy change, interest rates in Australia will end up effectively at zero. He also discusses the factors that are bringing about stabilization in the housing market....
13:56 2019-07-02

How to be a smart investor when the stock market is confusing Investing is about being mostly right. Warren Buffett has amassed a fortune by being patient and investing in companies that don’t always perform.       ...
12:56 2019-08-08

China isn't likely to cut interest rates in the near future: Investor Ronald Wan of Partners Financial Holdings says the Chinese authorities are in a dilemma about whether to cut interest rates because doing so would damage the exchange rate and send a wrong signal that the government wants to push up the property sect...
13:14 2019-07-17

Oil price spike will be 'quite harmful' to some countries: Investor Frank Tsui of Value Partners says the situation in the oil market seems "manageable" unless there is more military action in Saudi Arabia. He also weighs in on the Chinese property market....
13:28 2019-09-17

Why WeWork’s Biggest Investor Suddenly Turned Against the CEO They built him up. And now they want to bring him down. SoftBank’s sudden turn against WeWork CEO Adam Neumann highlights how the Japanese conglomerate has wielded far more dollars than sense in its investment strategy. Officials tied to SoftBa...
18:42 2019-09-23

Activist investor Peltz says GE CEO Culp is doing a good job Lawrence Culp has held the top job at General Electric for nearly one year and on Thursday one of the industrial conglomerate's biggest shareholders, activist investor Nelson Peltz, gave him a shout-out for being "fantastic."...
20:42 2019-09-19

N.Y. comptroller, investor urges GM to resolve strike The New York comptroller didn't threaten to divest the retirement system from GM, but he repeatedly voiced concern about the investment's stability should the fight with the UAW stretch on much longer....
04:00 2019-10-04

GSW investor banned 1 year after shoving Lowry The Warriors are "disappointed" in team investor Mark Stevens, who will not be allowed to attend games through the 2019-20 season after he shoved and directed obscenities at Raptors guard Kyle Lowry during Game 3 of the NBA Finals....
03:28 2019-06-07

Recession Scares Are Chipping Away at Investor Confidence The decibel level on recession talk is rising again, even as U.S. data aren’t as bad as the headlines make them look. The danger is that in a market prepped for the end of the economic cycle, constant recession scares chip away at investor confidence...
23:14 2019-10-03

Investor Hopes for Cheaper Money in Europe Dim Economists broadly expect the ECB to reduce its key deposit rate by at least 10 basis points. But expectations for the size of the monthly bond-purchase program that might also be announced have been eroding....
17:28 2019-09-11

Activist Investor Challenges AT&T Over Strategy, Board Activist investor Elliott Management disclosed a $3.2 billion stake in AT&T, criticized the company’s strategy and called on the telecommunications giant to shed unnecessary assets. AT&T shares rose....
23:00 2019-09-09

Warriors’ investor banned for 1 year, fined $500,000 by NBA OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Toronto guard Kyle Lowry wanted the Golden State Warriors’ executive who shoved him during an NBA Finals game ousted from the league. The NBA decided a one-year ban and $500,000 fine is enough for now. Mark Stevens, a War...
00:56 2019-06-07

WeWork's Neumann set a new low bar in corporate governance: Investor Timothy Lesko of Granite Investment Advisors says companies such as WeWork are selling themselves as a technology firms and gaining a valuation that they may not otherwise deserve....
16:28 2019-09-26

NBA bans Warriors investor for shoving Lowry The Warriors said they were "disappointed" in team investor Mark Stevens, who will not be able to attend games after he shoved Raptors guard Kyle Lowry during Game 3 of the NBA Finals....
22:14 2019-06-06

Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group The world needs to drastically cut its carbon emissions by 2050 to head off the worst effects of climate change. A new report highlights how cities could make a huge difference with local green initiatives....
09:14 2019-09-19

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisis or breakdown.” Editor-in-chief Katharine Viner advised the staff in an email Friday that the phrase...
14:56 2019-05-21

China's top coke producing province to shut plant that couldn't meet special emission standard China's top coke producing region Shanxi will close all coke plants that cannot meet a special emission standard by Oct. 1, the official Xinhua News Agency reported on Thursday....
16:56 2019-06-06

Trump administration moves toward national fuel economy standard, prepares for legal battle with California EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced Thursday a “One National Program Rule,” paving the way for the federal government to set national uniform standards for fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions for ...
20:14 2019-09-19

Arsenal defender Kieran Tierney will play against Standard Liege after missing Man Utd clash, says Unai Emery Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has revealed he asked Kieran Tierney to pull out of the most recent Scotland squad for the benefit of his long-term fitness....
17:14 2019-10-02

Arsenal vs Standard Liege highlights: Europa League goals in pictures - Martinelli, Willock, Ceballos Arsenal made a lightning start to their Europa League clash against Standard Liege on Thursday night, with Gabriel Martinelli scoring an early brace at the Emirates....
06:42 2019-10-04

Clayton Kershaw falls short of his own absurdly high standard in playoff clash with Stephen Strasburg The Dodgers' three-time Cy Young Award winner was in trouble early against the Nationals and eventually took the loss to add to his already pedestrian postseason record....
15:14 2019-10-05

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing its environment languageHow you can get involved | Are you taking part in today’s protests?Please s...
07:56 2019-09-21

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way around the world....
12:56 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing its environment languageHundreds of thousands attend rallies across AustraliaHow you can get involved...
13:14 2019-09-20

As investor confidence crumbles, the Fed can act to stave off a recession: Cramer "If bond yields keep plummeting, it might not matter. We'll scare ourselves right out of this terrific multi-year expansion, for certain," Jim Cramer says....
14:42 2019-08-16

Tech investor backing bid to buy W magazine from Condé Nast Tech investor Eric Crown is backing a bid by Marc Lotenberg, chief executive of Surface Media, to buy glossy fashion title W magazine from Condé Nast, according to a well-placed source. Crown, a prominent GOP donor who heads Tempe, Ariz.-based AZ Cro...
06:14 2019-05-25

Elon Musk Called to Step Down as Tesla CEO by Top Investor A top investor in the electric car maker Tesla has stressed that Elon Musk should step down as CEO as his irresponsible tweets can do the company more harm than good....
15:00 2019-08-23

Bed Bath & Beyond says investor group withdraws board nominees Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Wednesday that an investor group, which had pushed for changes at the home goods retailer, has withdrawn its slate of ten board nominees after reaching an agreement with the company....
13:14 2019-05-29

UPDATE 5-WeWork delays IPO after frosty investor response WeWork owner The We Company has postponed its initial public offering (IPO), walking away from preparations to launch it this month after a lacklustre response from investors to its plans....
14:42 2019-09-17

Investor optimism hit 3-year low in early August. Here's why Wells Fargo's survey on investor confidence suggests that they were rattled by the U.S. trade war with China and other factors.       ...
15:28 2019-08-23

Why this investor took a $28 million gamble on a serial failed entrepreneur On paper, Seunggun Lee was a risky investment: A former dentist with eight failed businesses under his belt and a legal battle on his hands. But that wasn't enough to put off investor, Altos Ventures....
08:56 2019-09-26

WeWork to test IPO investor appetite with widening losses WeWork owner The We Company published detailed financial statements for the first time on Wednesday, revealing breakneck revenue growth and soaring losses, as it prepares for an initial public offering as early as next month....
21:00 2019-08-14

Activist investor drives to put Callaway Golf up for sale As golfers stormed Pebble Beach, Calif., for the US Open Thursday, the world’s largest golf club manufacturer found itself under attack by an activist investor. Barry Rosenstein’s Jana Partners unveiled a 9.2 percent stake in Callaway Golf and is urg...
04:42 2019-06-14

We don't yet have the technology to cure Alzheimer's, health-care investor says Alzheimer's is "very, very difficult to solve and it's going to require new technology to do it, and i just don't think we have the technology," Andreessen Horowitz general partner Jorge Conde said Tuesday at CNBC's Healthy Return...
23:00 2019-05-21

Metro Bank shares plummet more than 35% after investor snub Metro Bank shares have plunged more than 35% after it failed to drum up interest for its recent bond offering, in the latest setback to the embattled lender....
23:28 2019-09-24

Investor keeps making bank selling Soho townhouses Real estate investor and former tech investor Arthur Becker’s savvy $20 million stake in architect Cary Tamarkin’s 10 Sullivan St. keeps paying off. In 2016, Becker (who was married to Vera Wang from 1989 to 2012) traded that stake in the...
15:28 2019-09-19

Facebook keeps three-yearly 'say on pay' vote, amid outside investor doubts Facebook Inc investors will only get to vote on the pay of Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg every three years, rather than annually as most outside shareholders would prefer, according to a vote tally released by the world's largest social media compa...
03:56 2019-06-04

Investor Netter pushes FSD to restructure or return cash Investment manager Donald Netter is stepping up his battle with First Trust High Income Long/Short Fund (FSD) by asking the closed-end fund to restructure or give investors their money back because......
21:42 2019-09-18

Billionaire investor Peter Thiel says the FBI and CIA should investigate Google Billionaire investor Peter Thiel said Sunday that the FBI and the CIA should investigate if Google has been infiltrated by Chinese intelligence.       ...
19:56 2019-07-15

WeWork's Neumann gives up control, CEO role following investor revolt WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann agreed on Tuesday to resign as chief executive and give up majority voting control, after SoftBank Group Corp and other shareholders turned on him over a plunge in the U.S. office-sharing start-up's estimated valuation...
21:28 2019-09-24

Factbox: Activist investor Elliott's top European holdings U.S. activist hedge fund Elliott Management announced on Thursday it had taken a 2.1% stake in German agrichemicals and pharma company Bayer Here are some of New York-headquartered Elliott's top holdings in Europe (in alphabetical order):...
21:14 2019-06-27

Food Delivery Deal Comes With a Large Investor Pickle Many shareholders in Takeaway.com’s $6 billion bid for food-delivery service Just Eat are on both sides of the deal, creating a conflict of loyalties....
05:14 2019-09-07

When New Investor-Protection Rules Come Up Short, States Step In A Nevada investor’s recent victory against her former Wells Fargo broker highlights the efforts by some states to enact tougher investor protections....
05:14 2019-09-07

Why, as a software investor, I don’t chase fast-growth companies In VC, the default growth expectation of SaaS companies is triple, triple, double, double, double. But that pace is quite likely to kill a company.Read More...
09:56 2019-08-11

This charitable investing strategy was an early investor in Beyond Meat One donor-advised fund gave investors access to Beyond Meat before its surprise hit of an IPO. Here's how these charitable strategies could make it easier for mass affluent investors to give....
17:42 2019-07-11

Aston Martin's biggest investor offers to buy another 3% stake The biggest investor in Aston Martin offered on Friday to buy another 3% stake in the luxury carmaker, whose shares have slumped since listing last year....
11:42 2019-07-19

India's space startups ignite investor interest From companies building palm-sized satellites to those aiming to propel satellites into space using cleaner fuels, a new wave of space technology startups are mushrooming in India, catching the attention of investors keen to join the space race....
10:00 2019-06-23

Hotel investor: Trump evaded taxes in Panama NEW YORK (AP) — The majority owner of a former Trump-branded hotel in Panama has accused the U.S. president’s company of evading taxes in the country. A filing in New York federal court on Monday alleges that President Donald Trump’s hote...
06:28 2019-06-04

Investor who was once FBI informant files $25M defamation lawsuit against rival An epic shouting match between two of Wall Street’s biggest loudmouths is headed to court. Guy Gentile — a stockbroker and former FBI informant who in 2017 accused his ex-girlfriend of driving his Mercedes-Benz into his swimming pool — has sued a riv...
05:42 2019-08-31

Facebook Keeps 3-Yearly 'Say on Pay' Vote, Amid Outside Investor Doubts Facebook investors will only get to vote on the pay of Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg every three years, rather than annually as most outside shareholders would prefer....
10:56 2019-06-04

Trump complains of double standard in shooting response, cites apparent liberal views of Ohio gunman President Trump on Wednesday complained of a double standard in the political response to the mass shootings over the weekend -- as he headed to the sites of those tragedies to pay his respects and offer support for victims and law enforcement....
16:56 2019-08-07

Evening Standard New Homes Awards 2019: London Square wins top prize for The Glasshouse apartment in Caledonian Road The Evening Standard New Homes Awards winning projects have been revealed, with a two-bedroom apartment in Caledonian Road selected as this year's Grand Prix winner....
16:42 2019-05-21

Arsenal predicted lineup vs Standard Liege: Latest team news and injury list for Europa League clash Arsenal head coach Unai Emery is almost certain to once again rotate his squad as the Gunners welcome Standard Liege in the Europa League on Thursday night....
04:56 2019-10-03

Arsenal 4-0 Standard Liege: Gabriel Martinelli stars as Hector Bellerin captains Gunners in Europa League rout Gabriel Martinelli starred with two goals and an assist as Arsenal thrashed Standard Liege 4-0 in a one-sided Europa League affair at Emirates Stadium....
06:42 2019-10-04

Investor Karen Firestone: Keep an open mind when companies try new things that seem out there Equinox is branching out of its expertise, opening its first branded hotel and investing in a real estate project that will include co-workspace and apartments....
14:28 2019-06-02

After LSE's sharp rebuff, HKEX begins investor charm offensive Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing is embarking on a three-week charm offensive with London Stock Exchange investors as the Asian trading house tries to salvage its proposed $39 billion takeover offer....
19:56 2019-09-15

Valuations in China and Hong Kong look 'fairly decent': Investor Binay Chandgothia of Principal Global Investors says he would start looking to add exposure to stocks in Hong Kong and China as they sell off more. He says the markets could fall up to 10 percent further in the worst case....
11:28 2019-06-13

What Investor Risk Tolerance Today Suggests for Stocks Tomorrow When investors go from "full steam ahead" to shunning risk, watch out! This change in investor psychology can show up as rapid price moves in the stock market. With that in mind, consider these two ways to gauge investors' risk tolerance......
22:56 2019-08-13

A Hotel Investor in Panama Says Trump’s Company Evaded Taxes (NEW YORK) — The majority owner of a former Trump-branded hotel in Panama has accused the U.S. president’s company of evading taxes in the country. A filing in New York federal court on Monday alleges that President Donald Trump’s h...
06:28 2019-06-04

Germany's Aareal conducts strategic review following calls from investor German real estate lender Aareal said on Monday it had embarked on a strategic review following calls from an activist investor to consider the sale of its software unit Aareon....
22:00 2019-10-07

Ensco Rowan investor seeks $2.5 billion dividend payout Deep-sea oil driller Ensco Rowan's investor Luminus Management LLC on Wednesday urged the company to declare a special dividend of $2.5 billion to its shareholders, sending its shares down 6.3%....
17:28 2019-06-12

Top Osram investor rejects takeover offer at "knock-down" price The biggest shareholder in German lighting group Osram Allianz Global Investors, has rejected a 3.4 billion euro ($3.8 billion) takeover offer from private equity firms Bain and Carlyle, saying the shares were worth more....
20:56 2019-08-07

Facebook wins dismissal of investor lawsuit over privacy breach Facebook Inc and its chief executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday won dismissal of an investor lawsuit accusing them of deceiving investors about the likely impact of a privacy breach on its stock price, though the investors will be have a chance to r...
00:56 2019-09-27

Equinox and SoulCycle face boycott over investor's Trump fundraiser SoulCycle says it does not support fundraiser by Stephen Ross, chair of company that owns EquinoxCustomers of the fitness companies Equinox and SoulCycle are calling for a boycott of the trendy brands after news that a high-profile billionaire invest...
09:14 2019-08-08

WeWork files for IPO amid investor skepticism over deep losses Office rental company filed for initial public offering, publishing statements showing loss of almost $700m in the first half of 2019WeWork, the office rental company, became the latest Silicon Valley “unicorn” to file for an initial public offering ...
16:56 2019-08-14

Russia to keep U.S. investor Calvey under house arrest until January - TASS A court in Moscow ruled on Tuesday to keep U.S. investor Michael Calvey under house arrest facing charges of embezzlement until January 13, the TASS news agency reported....
13:14 2019-10-08

AT&T should consider selling DirecTV, focus on 5G and core businesses, activist investor says An activist investor with a $3.2-billion stake in AT&T is urging the media company to make strategic changes to improve its business and stock price.       ...
01:42 2019-09-10

UPDATE 1-Investor Litt calls for removal of Hudson's Bay chairman Activist shareholder Jonathan Litt on Thursday urged for the removal of Hudson's Bay Co Chairman Richard Baker from the board, saying the executive's recent buyout offer showed that his interests were not aligned with minority shareholders....
18:00 2019-08-08

Billionaire investor Peter Thiel reportedly says the FBI and CIA should investigate Google Billionaire investor Peter Thiel spoke at the National Conservatism Conference, where he called Google's work in China "seemingly treasonous," Axios reported....
09:14 2019-07-15

Hold the beers: Budweiser APAC IPO hit by investor push-back Scepticism over AB InBev's high valuations doomed Budweiser APAC's IPO of up to $9.8 billion - poised to be the world's biggest this year - investors and bankers said, putting would-be floats on notice that careful pricing remains key to success....
18:00 2019-07-15

Elliott Deal Undervalues Barnes & Noble, Investor Group Says A group of investors in Barnes & Noble is speaking out against the price that hedge fund Elliott Management agreed to pay to acquire the book retailer....
05:00 2019-06-14

WeWork's Neumann surrenders control, CEO role following investor revolt WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann agreed on Tuesday to resign as chief executive and give up majority voting control, after SoftBank Group Corp and other shareholders turned on him over a plunge in the U.S. office-sharing start-up's estimated valuation...
01:00 2019-09-25

U.S. to boycott flagship Russian investment forum over detained investor U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman will boycott a flagship investor forum in St Petersburg this summer to protest against Moscow's prosecution of prominent U.S. investor Michael Calvey, a State Department spokeswoman said on Tuesday....
17:14 2019-05-28

One top tech investor is betting against chip stocks, bearish Netflix AlphaOne Capital Partners' Dan Niles is forecasting a fall in semiconductor stocks as he believes chipmakers will start to cut their earnings forecasts for the second half of the year....
03:14 2019-06-14

Adidas shares slide as traders say its top investor GBL plans to cut its stake Adidas shares fell 3% on news that one of the German sportswear company's top shareholders, Groupe Bruxelles Lambert, was preparing to sell a portion of its near $4.5 billion stake, three traders said....
14:42 2019-06-12

What’s Driving the Housing Downturn? Interest Rates or Investor Psychology Housing data in 2018 looked ... unhealthy. The "villain" seems obvious -- namely, central bank rate hikes. But now see the charts and evidence that show a different (and far more credible) explanation....
14:42 2019-05-21

Aston Martin's biggest investor mulls acquiring another 3% stake Strategic European Investment Group, the biggest investor in Aston Martin, is considering buying another 3 percent stake in the automaker after Aston's shares crashed almost 50 percent since its listing nine months ago....
14:56 2019-07-01

Your Kirana Store Can Fight Amazon and Walmart: Top Tech Investor From the poshest neighborhoods to teeming slums, typical Indian kiranas are cramped spaces that can just about fit a king-size bed but are chock-full of sacks of rice, lentils and dried chili peppers....
07:14 2019-10-01

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn to leave New York for Florida Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, a born New Yorker who has run his business from the city for decades, is moving his office, more than half of his staff and himself to Florida early next year, people......
04:28 2019-09-13

Investor LGIM dumps ExxonMobil from its Future World funds Britain's biggest asset manager has removed ExxonMobil and four more companies from its 5 billion pounds ($6.3 billion) Future World Funds, and said it would vote against their chairs for failing to confront the threats posed by climate change....
07:28 2019-06-21

Financial advisors are more stressed out than their investor clients, study finds A recent survey found that financial advisors are more stressed out than their investor clients. Asked to evaluate stress levels in their lives, 71% of advisors said they experience moderate or high negative stress, compared to 63% of investors....
16:14 2019-05-22

Russia to keep U.S. investor Calvey under house arrest until January: TASS A court in Moscow ruled on Tuesday to keep U.S. investor Michael Calvey under house arrest facing charges of embezzlement until January 13, the TASS news agency reported....
14:28 2019-10-08

Martin Shkreli sues investor over $420,000 debt that the 'Pharma Bro' owes the man's dad Martin Shkreli is waging his legal battle from a federal prison in Pennsylvania, where he is serving a seven-year fraud sentence for crimes related to hedge funds he previously ran and to a drug company he founded, Retrophin....
00:14 2019-09-07

Aston Martin's Biggest Investor Considers Acquiring Another 3% Stake The biggest investor in Aston Martin is considering buying another 3% stake, offering to increase its holding after shares in the luxury carmaker crashed almost 50% since its listing nine months ago....
16:42 2019-07-02

Cerebras has at least a three-year lead on competition with its giant AI chip, says top investor The world took note as Silicon Valley firm Cerebras Systems unveiled the world's biggest chip last week. There will surely be competition from some other companies, says investor Pierre Lamond, but Cerebras has a two- to three-year lead on them in re...
02:42 2019-08-29

Investor Litt says Hudson's Bay worth double chairman's C$1.74 billion bid Activist shareholder Jonathan Litt lambasted a C$1.74 billion bid to take Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Co private as "woefully inadequate" on Tuesday, saying the chairman-led shareholder group......
00:28 2019-06-19

Rekt Global adds new esports investor with DJ Nicky Romero Esports conglomerate RektGlobal said that it is expanding further into the music industry with the addition of a new investor, DJ Nicky Romero.Read More...
20:00 2019-06-18

Hedge fund investor Tarrant, who bet with Warren Buffett, dies Investor Jeffrey Tarrant, whose firm Protege Partners backed billionaire managers including William Ackman and Marc Lasry early in their careers and made a bet with Warren Buffett that hedge funds......
20:28 2019-08-07

UPDATE 1-Activist investor Cat Rock slashes stake in UK's Staffline Activist investor Cat Rock Capital cut its stake in Staffline Group Plc by more than half, less than a month after the British recruiter swung to a 2018 loss as it booked a charge for potential fines for underpaying workers....
11:14 2019-07-22

Should We Be Calling Climate Change a 'Climate Crisis'? How we talk about climate change is rapidly shifting as the ramifications of unchecked carbon pollution become ever clearer. The Guardian sped that shift along last week, when it updated its style guide to encourage reporters to refer to climate chan...
00:00 2019-05-22

Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when climate change really hit. Maybe also, however, as the ones in which people started to hit back. DW looks at some civil society victories....
17:56 2019-06-13

Asia stocks subdued as trade worries weigh on investor sentiment Markets in Asia traded cautiously on Wednesday morning despite the S&P 500 touching a new record overnight stateside, with global trade concerns weighing on investor sentiment....
03:14 2019-07-03

Adidas slides as traders say top investor GBL plans to sell part of stake Adidas shares fell 1.5% on Wednesday on expectations that one of the German sportswear firm's top shareholders, Groupe Bruxelles Lambert (GBL), was preparing to sell a portion of its stake, three traders said....
11:14 2019-06-12

Opinion: Clarity On Taxes To Boost Investor Confidence In Start-Up Ecosystem Start-ups need clarity on taxes. It would also be helpful if they are offered hand-holding, especially when it comes to compliances and regulatory affairs....
11:00 2019-06-21

Riot Delays Taking Action Against Echo Fox Over Investor's Racist Remarks Back in May, League of Legends Championship Series commissioner Chris Greeley gave esports organization Team Echo Fox an ultimatum: oust investor Amit Raizada over racist remarks he made in the past, or face consequences that could jeopardize Echo Fo...
01:28 2019-07-17

Thomas Cook closes in on £900m rescue by Chinese investor and lenders Thomas Cook has reached "substantial agreement" on a £900m rescue deal which will see the business carved up between a Chinese investor and lenders - and potentially lose its stock market listing....
14:28 2019-08-28

Gold, earnings and emerging markets could boost investor returns through year-end With five months to go and the markets around record highs, ETF experts name their top picks to help investors position themselves going into year-end....
22:14 2019-07-23

There's a major mistake most aspiring entrepreneurs make, start-up investor warns It may sound obvious, but, according to Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin, founder and CEO of Australian start-up accelerator BlueChilli, most people overlook it....
07:14 2019-08-02

NBA bans Warriors investor for a year after he shoved Raptors’ Kyle Lowry “Mr. Stevens’ behavior last night did not reflect the high standards that we hope to exemplify as an organization,” the Warriors said in a statement....
06:14 2019-06-07

Anadarko pressed Occidental for cash, expecting investor opposition -filing Anadarko Petroleum exacted a top price for itself by repeatedly spurning Occidental Petroleum's approaches and pushing for all-cash offers, reasoning the market might react negatively to the blockbuster $38 billion deal, according to securities filin...
22:28 2019-06-07

House passes bill that would block enforcement of new SEC investor protection rule One of the amendments attached to an appropriations bill would prohibit the Securities and Exchange Commission from implementing and enforcing its "Regulation Best Interest."...
20:14 2019-06-27

UPDATE 2-Investor LGIM dumps ExxonMobil from its Future World funds Britain's biggest asset manager has removed ExxonMobil and four more companies from its 5 billion pounds ($6.3 billion) Future World funds, and said it would vote against their chairs for failing to confront the threats posed by climate change....
18:42 2019-06-21

Nikkei falls as latest U.S.-China tensions hurt investor mood Japanese shares fell on Wednesday as escalating U.S.-China tensions dimmed hopes for a deal in high-level trade talks this week and soured the mood of investors....
08:56 2019-10-09

Facebook, Google didn't plan on being monopolies, but are now too powerful, tech investor says "They've had an inexorable growth beyond anyone's original expectations and as a result, they've become too big and too pervasive in our whole lives," says Greycroft founder Alan Patricof...
10:00 2019-09-07

Momofuku's David Chang calls on billionaire investor to bin Trump fundraiser Celebrity chef and restaurant founder praises Stephen Ross as a businessman but says he is on ‘the wrong side’The celebrity chef David Chang has called on the billionaire investor Stephen Ross to cancel a fundraiser for Donald Trump that has triggere...
22:56 2019-08-09

UK-based tech investor Notion Capital raises $150 million for new fund British tech investor Notion Capital has raised $150 million for its fourth venture fund dedicated to European start-ups offering software as a service, bringing total assets under management to more than half a billion dollars....
21:42 2019-10-03

Nikkei ekes out gains as investor caution drives defensive stocks Japanese shares posted slim gains on Wednesday, led by buying in defensives such as telecommunications and consumer-linked firms, though concerns about Sino-U.S. relations capped gains....
11:42 2019-08-28

Ex-NBA superstar Kobe Bryant scores points as an investor by preaching patience Retired NBA superstar Kobe Bryant is now a partner at Bryant Stibel, an investment firm with more than $2 billion under management.       ...
15:00 2019-09-19

Apple Supplier Japan Display Loses Key Investor From Bailout Consortium Japan Display on Monday said it has received notice from TPK Holding that the Taiwanese screen maker has decided not to invest a proposed $230 million....
11:56 2019-06-17

Mexican utility's spat with IEnova hurts investor confidence-Moody's Credit ratings agency Moody's said on Friday that Mexican power utility CFE's request for arbitration over several pipeline contracts are "credit-negative" for Mexico's IEnova and Canada's TC Energy Corp, the utility and the sector as a whole....
17:42 2019-06-28

Analysis: This Silicon Valley investor is thrilled about Washington’s antitrust moment Roger McNamee says the recent escalation of antitrust scrutiny of Silicon Valley is a signal that Washington is “getting back to business” on competition issues....
18:14 2019-06-05

SoulCycle, Equinox face boycott calls over investor's Trump fundraiser Fitness chains SoulCycle and Equinox on Wednesday sought to distance themselves from a fundraiser for U.S. President Donald Trump reportedly in the works by their billionaire owner, real estate executive Stephen Ross....
08:00 2019-08-08

Wall Street dips as whistleblower report adds to investor caution U.S. stocks slipped on Thursday as the release of a whistleblower report tied to the Democrats' impeachment move against President Donald Trump kept uncertainty high, while trade comments from China's top diplomat helped to limit losses....
00:56 2019-09-27

UPDATE 1-U.S. regulator considers boosting investor options to private offerings The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Tuesday it is considering boosting the number of options in private stock sales by broadening access to more potential investors and revamping the capital-raising process of private companies....
22:14 2019-06-18

UPDATE 2-U.S. regulator considers boosting investor options to private offerings The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Tuesday it is considering boosting the number of options in private stock sales by broadening access to more potential investors and revamping the capital-raising process of private companies....
23:42 2019-06-18

Brazil could benefit from oil attacks on Saudi Arabia, veteran investor Mobius says Brazil could stand to benefit from the weekend's attacks on Saudi Arabian oil production facilities, according to veteran emerging markets investor Mark Mobius....
21:56 2019-09-16

Investor Land & Buildings calls Hudson's Bay chairman's offer 'inadequate' Activist investor Land & Buildings Investment Management LLC said on Tuesday that a C$1.74 billion ($1.30 billion) go-private proposal for Hudson's Bay Co from the company's chairman and other......
14:01 2019-06-18

Investor claims Trump evaded taxes on Panama hotel property The majority owner of a former Trump-branded hotel in Panama alleges in a court filing that the U.S. president's company misrepresented finances of the building to evade taxes in the country....
18:56 2019-06-04

Trump not alone in seeking lower dollar, as lawmakers unveil foreign investor tax The dollar’s value has been elevated for decades, making American goods more expensive on world markets and encouraging U.S. consumers to buy imports....
21:28 2019-07-31

Nikkei drops, latest U.S.-China tensions hurt investor mood Japanese shares fell on Wednesday as escalating U.S.-China tensions dimmed hopes for a deal in high-level trade talks this week and soured the mood of investors....
08:56 2019-10-09

WeWork IPO valuation may dip below $20 billion in fresh blow to leading investor SoftBank WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation of its planned stock market launch to below $20 billion, two people familiar with the matter said, the latest blow to leading tech investor SoftBank Group after limp flotations of Ube...
20:28 2019-09-10

Activist investor Driver Management presses anew for First United Bank to sell itself Driver Management Company LLC, an activist investor focused on U.S. banks, renewed calls on Wednesday for First United Corp , the holding company for Maryland community bank First United Bank &......
04:14 2019-09-05

CBOE Holdings Presents Strategic Initiatives to Enhance Share Value at Investor Day Conference CHICAGO, Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At today's Investor Day Conference with stockholders and analysts, CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) senior management outlined the Company's strategic initiatives to enhance share value. It also noted that thr...
12:56 2019-05-22

AMI investor may join group backing Jimmy Cohen’s National Enquirer deal Meet the new boss, same as the old boss? Leon Cooperman, the investor who heads Omega Advisors and owns about 10% of American Media Inc., may join the investment team that is backing Hudson News Chief Executive Jimmy Cohen’s $100 million deal to buy ...
07:14 2019-05-22

WeWork Parent Expected to Postpone IPO Until October at Earliest Amid Investor Pushback WeWork’s parent is expected to postpone its initial public offering after investors questioned how much the company is worth and its corporate governance....
03:42 2019-09-17

BHP board plays down investor demands to leave groups including Minerals Council BHP says shareholder resolution to leave industry groups at odds with climate stance is unnecessary, as review is under wayBHP’s board has rejected as unnecessary a shareholder resolution requiring it to suspend its membership of organisations, inclu...
14:14 2019-09-06

Investor Ackman opposes United Technologies' aerospace merger with Raytheon: source Billionaire investor William Ackman's activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management LP is opposing United Technologies Corp's planned $120 billion aerospace merger with defense contractor Raytheon Co, a person familiar with the matter said o...
03:00 2019-06-12

It will be a 'disaster' for Hong Kong if it 'squanders' its financial center status, China investor says There are alternative financial centers and investors can turn to Singapore, Tokyo or Shanghai if Hong Kong doesn't "shape up," says the founder and chairman of Citic Capital....
09:28 2019-09-23

Billionaire Investor Tom Steyer Launches 2020 Presidential Campaign Months After Saying He Wouldn’t (WASHINGTON) — Tom Steyer, the billionaire investor and activist, said Tuesday he’s joining the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, reversing course after deciding earlier this year that he would forgo a run. Steyer, 62, is o...
15:56 2019-07-09

UPDATE 1-Investor Icahn sues Occidental Petroleum over 'misguided' Anadarko deal Occidental Petroleum Corp 's activist investor Carl Icahn has filed a lawsuit against the company over what it called its "misguided" pact to buy Anadarko Petroleum Corp, and may seek a special meeting to remove and replace board members....
20:42 2019-05-30

UPDATE 3-Investor Icahn sues Occidental Petroleum over 'misguided' Anadarko deal Activist investor Carl Icahn sued Occidental Petroleum Corp on Thursday over its deal to buy rival Anadarko Petroleum Corp, signaling he may try to replace Occidental's board of directors and press for asset sales....
02:42 2019-05-31

Activist investor questions AT&T-Time Warner deal, calls for asset sales AT&T shareholder Elliott Management on Monday questioned the wireless carrier’s $85 billion takeover of Time Warner and called for it to sell non-core businesses to boost its stock price, driving shares in the company up 10 percent. The hedge fund gr...
17:00 2019-09-09

Real estate investor makes $11,875 a day in profit on Koenigsegg supercar he owned for five months When commercial real estate investor Manny Khoshbin spent $2.2 million on the fastest production car in the world, he had no idea it would very quickly also become the fastest-appreciating asset he'd ever own....
16:28 2019-05-25

Saudi Aramco IPO could be back on front burner, as company plans first ever investor call The success of Saudi Aramco's debt offering has given officials confidence that they can bring their IPO to market earlier than expected, sources said....
03:42 2019-08-09

Investor and Democratic megadonor Alan Patricof decides to back Joe Biden for president "Besides being the most qualified, he also has the best chance of winning," Patricof tells CNBC. "He has very broad support and has the ability to work across the aisle."...
00:42 2019-09-25

Investor Ken Fisher loses $600 million contract after making sexist comments at summit Fisher was initially defiant amid the backlash in an interview with Bloomberg, in which he said he had "given a lot of talks, a lot of times, in a lot of places and said stuff like this and never gotten that type of response."...
06:56 2019-10-13

'Toxic cocktail' brewing for U.S. asset managers: hedge fund investor Kass Hedge fund investor Doug Kass said on Tuesday that he is shorting several investment managers, including T. Rowe Price Group Inc and Franklin Resources Inc, as they could be "the next group to feel......
22:42 2019-05-21

SoulCycle, Equinox Investor Defends High-Price Trump Fundraiser After Backlash Stephen Ross, the owner of the Miami Dolphins and an investor in Equinox gyms and SoulCycle, defended his decision to hold a Donald Trump fundraiser, saying he likes to “engage directly and support the things I deeply care about.” After r...
12:00 2019-08-08

REFILE-UPDATE 4-WeWork's Neumann surrenders control, CEO role following investor revolt WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann agreed on Tuesday to resign as chief executive and give up majority voting control, after SoftBank Group Corp and other shareholders turned on him over a plunge in the U.S. office-sharing start-up's estimated valuation....
05:56 2019-09-25

Downbeat U.S. earnings sour investor optimism; euro slides on soft data U.S. stocks were mixed on Wednesday as a series of disappointing earnings reports damped investor optimism over the prospect of a new round of U.S.-China trade talks next week, while the euro dropped to a two-month low amid soft economic data....
19:00 2019-07-24

Watch CNBC's full interview with billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn Activist investor Carl Icahn joins 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to give comments on the Occidental Petroleum and Anadarko Petroleum deal, the state of the market and his stock holding in Cloudera...
21:42 2019-08-08

Tech investor Peter Thiel thinks Elizabeth Warren is the most 'dangerous' Democrat against Trump Early Facebook investor and Trump supporter Peter Thiel weighed in on the Democrats taking on the president in 2020, saying he was "most scared' by Elizabeth Warren....
04:14 2019-07-16

Why this investor left the pursuit of billion-dollar exits to help employers hire people with autism Brian Jacobs left Emergence Capital to start his own venture firm and invest in companies that are making people on the autism spectrum more employable....
15:42 2019-08-25

German factory orders slump as investor confidence hits six-year low - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as fears of a global slowdown continue to weigh on marketsLatest: Eurozone investor confidence weakest since 2013Introduction: German factory orders fell 6.7% year-on-yearOrders dropped 0.6%...
11:14 2019-10-07

This health investor shadowed Jeff Bezos, worked for Bill Gates: Here’s what he learned "I don’t always have the right answers, but I do have a lot of scars and I’m happy to share those,” said Peter Neupert.       ...
02:14 2019-07-22

Major Asia Pacific markets higher; trade war concerns dampen investor sentiment Major markets in Asia Pacific traded higher on Monday, following a volatile last week for global markets as growing trade war fears dented investor sentiment. Markets in Japan, India and Singapore were closed for public holidays....
10:28 2019-08-12

UPDATE 2-Investor Ackman opposes United Technologies' aerospace merger with Raytheon -source Billionaire investor William Ackman's activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management LP is opposing United Technologies Corp's planned $120 billion aerospace merger with defense contractor Raytheon Co, a person familiar with the matter said o...
01:14 2019-06-12

Top Silicon Valley investor who made a fortune on Google compares IPO bankers to ticket scalpers Sequoia's Michael Moritz says that direct listings worked for Spotify and Slack and will become more common for companies with "courage and intelligence."...
19:56 2019-08-19

UPDATE 1-Investor Ackman opposes United Technologies' aerospace merger with Raytheon -source Billionaire investor William Ackman's hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management LP is opposing United Technologies Corp's planned $120 billion aerospace merger with defense contractor Raytheon Co, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday...
00:56 2019-06-12

Uber and Lyft close at record lows as investor skepticism grows around recent IPOs Shares of Uber and Lyft fell to fresh lows on Tuesday, posting their lowest close ever, as the ride-hailing firms join a string of recently public companies facing fresh criticism from investors....
01:42 2019-10-02

CVS Health promises double-digit earnings growth by 2022 as it tries to allay investor worries CVS Health tried to allay investor concerns Tuesday over its $70 billion acquisition of health insurer Aetna last year, projecting double-digit growth after the two companies are fully integrated in a few years....
15:28 2019-06-04

CBOE Holdings to Present at Raymond James Institutional Investor Conference Monday, March 6 CHICAGO, IL -- March 2, 2017 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 38th annual Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, Florida on Monday, March 6,...
02:56 2019-05-22

India's DHFL pays some investor dues, completes stake sale in Aadhar Housing Indian mortgage lender Dewan Housing Finance Corp Ltd (DHFL) said it has paid the interest and principal on certain debt instruments that was due on Monday and completed the stake sale in Aadhar Housing Finance Ltd to an entity backed by Blackstone G...
17:14 2019-06-10

Ferrari: Standard parts in Formula 1 risk issues like Formula 2 clutch Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto believes Formula 1 should take heed of the reliability issues suffered by Formula 2 last season, amid plans to introduce more standard parts...
11:00 2019-09-12

New Study Evaluates BXM and Other Indexes: Returns, Standard Deviations and Risk-Adjusted Returns Since Mid-1986 CHICAGO, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study, "The CBOE S&P 500 BuyWrite Index (BXM) — A Review of Performance," was released last week by investment-advisory firm Hewitt EnnisKnupp. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100707/CBO...
12:56 2019-05-22

Google open-sources robots.txt parser in push to make Robots Exclusion Protocol an official standard Google wants to turn the Robots Exclusion Protocol (REP) into an official internet standard -- and it's making its own parser open source to help.Read More...
20:56 2019-07-01

Australian tennis player gets fined $56,100 for failing to meet 'professional standard' in Wimbledon loss Bernard Tomic was fined $56,100 on Thursday by tournament organizers for not meeting the “required professional standard” in his first-round loss.       ...
16:42 2019-07-05

EBRI Q1 2019 results: Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Laos top list of most-improved investor locations since 2013 The Euromoney Belt and Road Index (EBRI) reveals the Middle East leapfrogging Africa, with its economic and investor climate improving for the first time....
00:14 2019-05-30

CORRECTED-Euro zone investor morale falls further in July, German recession looms -Sentix Investor morale in the euro zone deteriorated yet further in July, confounding expectations for a rise, with positive signals from the equity markets failing to soothe investors who do not expect an agreement in the trade conflict soon, a survey show...
13:14 2019-07-08

NBA bans Warriors investor Mark Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 for shoving Raptors’ Kyle Lowry in Game 3 of finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — NBA bans Warriors investor Mark Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 for shoving Raptors’ Kyle Lowry in Game 3 of finals. The post NBA bans Warriors investor Mark Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 for shoving Raptors’...
00:56 2019-06-07

The standard Galaxy Note 10 may actually resemble a Note 10e Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Pro concept renderThe fact Samsung has two Galaxy Note 10 models in the works at the moment is certainly no secret. The larger model is understood to be the Galaxy Note 10 Pro which will inherit most of the Galaxy S10 5G’s tech...
17:56 2019-05-29

Asia Pacific markets trade mixed as trade war concerns dampen investor sentiment Shares in Asia Pacific traded mixed on Monday, following a volatile last week for global markets as growing trade war fears dented investor sentiment. Markets in Japan, India and Singapore were closed for public holidays....
09:00 2019-08-12

Netflix investor isn't worried about Disney, Apple streaming services — Netflix is 'future of film' Netflix shouldn't be worried about streaming wars, Morris Mark, CEO of Mark Asset Management, said Tuesday ahead of the company's fiscal earnings....
17:00 2019-05-21

Best bathroom design ideas UK: Evening Standard Home Design Awards 2019 winning bathroom projects revealed Entries flooded in for the first Evening Standard Home Design Awards, given in five categories of Living room, Bedroom, Kitchen, Bathroom and Garden, for the best designs of the past 12 months....
13:28 2019-07-03

Best garden design ideas UK: Evening Standard Home Design Awards 2019 winning garden projects revealed Entries flooded in for the first Evening Standard Home Design Awards, given in five categories of Living room, Bedroom, Kitchen, Bathroom and Garden, for the best designs of the past 12 months....
13:28 2019-07-03

Best kitchen design ideas UK: Evening Standard Home Design Awards 2019 winning kitchen projects revealed Entries flooded in for the first Evening Standard Home Design Awards, given in five categories of Living room, Bedroom, Kitchen, Bathroom and Garden, for the best designs of the past 12 months....
13:28 2019-07-03

Best bedroom design ideas UK: Evening Standard Home Design Awards 2019 winning bedroom projects revealed Entries flooded in for the first Evening Standard Home Design Awards, given in five categories of Living room, Bedroom, Kitchen, Bathroom and Garden, for the best designs of the past 12 months....
13:28 2019-07-03

Asia markets trade higher as investor sentiment improve on partial US-China trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump said that both sides reached a "very substantial phase one deal" that will address intellectual property and financial services concerns and include China buying more U.S. agricultural products....
08:56 2019-10-14

Tesla electric car demand is 'absolutely not' struggling, Elon Musk says amid investor concerns Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that demand for the company's electric vehicles is flagging.       ...
02:00 2019-06-12

What to know about pressure in the head Here, we describe causes and treatments for a feeling of pressure in the head. Some underlying issues, such as sinus infections, are common and easy to treat. Learn more here....
00:42 2019-10-04

Trump on Ukraine: 'There was no pressure' Shortly after the White House released a rough transcript of President Donald Trump's phone call with the president of Ukraine, Trump told reporters, "there was no pressure." (Sept. 25)        ...
00:28 2019-09-26

Not just players under pressure to get it right at U.S. Open John Bodenhamer will be under almost as much pressure as the players to get things right at this week's U.S. Open on his debut as the man responsible for setting up the Pebble Beach course....
23:42 2019-06-10

Apple Gives Way to Pressure From Beijing The tech giant removed an app after facing criticism from China’s state media that it was being used to target and ambush police officers in Hong Kong....
04:28 2019-10-11

Analyst: DC/market pressure put Fed into corner Stocks mostly rebounded at the close of trading after the Federal Reserve delivered an expected cut in interest rates. Some analysts see the rate cut as the Fed responding to pressures from the Trump administration and equity markets. (Sept. 18) ...
14:14 2019-09-19

Opinion: EU must react to pressure from Turkey Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip to blackmail the EU. Europe must step up and decide how to react — before it is too late, says DW's Barbara Wesel....
23:56 2019-09-15

Hong Kong protesters vow to keep up pressure As Hong Kong reels under the largest protests in its history over an extradition bill, experts say the protest movement is evolving into a permanent campaign seeking to preserve the city's civil liberties....
16:14 2019-07-10

Hong Kong Protesters Keep Up the Pressure Thousands of protesters disrupted pockets across Hong Kong Friday, blocking roads and occupying government buildings, as activists’ focus broadened to include authorities’ response to last week’s mass demonstrations....
17:56 2019-06-21

How Does China’s Currency Move Put Pressure on U.S.? A weaker renminbi blunts President Trump’s tariffs on Chinese-made goods. But the strategy carries risks beyond worsening relations with the United States....
03:28 2019-08-06

What to know about blood pressure rates after exercising This article describes optimal blood pressure readings. In it, we also investigate how to lower blood pressure through exercise and other lifestyle changes....
12:28 2019-10-02

Causes of high blood pressure and a low pulse High blood pressure with a low pulse has causes that include problems with heart circulation and some medicines. Treatment will depend on the reasons for this rare condition. Learn more here....
19:28 2019-09-19

October pressure squarely on these five Yankees When we last left the Yankees in October, they figuratively lay on the ground, having been smacked down by their fiercest rivals in their own ballpark. The Red Sox, defending champions for a few weeks more, didn’t even make it back to the playoff par...
11:00 2019-10-02

Vettel not feeling pressure despite 15 races without a win Despite 15 Formula One races without a win, four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel claims he is not burdened by his lack of form heading into this weekend's French Grand Prix        ...
19:42 2019-06-20

Amazon fires: Can international pressure help put them out? Wildfires blazing in the Amazon have sparked an international dispute. As Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro dismisses foreign leaders' condemnations, what can the international community really do to protect the Amazon?...
21:28 2019-08-23

Fed likely to resist pressure to cut U.S. rates this week The U.S. Federal Reserve, facing fresh demands by President Donald Trump to cut interest rates, is expected to leave borrowing costs unchanged at a policy meeting this week but possibly lay the groundwork for a rate cut later this year....
10:42 2019-06-17

The Jets under pressure to save their ‘new’ season The Jets get back to work on Monday after a few days away to lick their wounds and try to figure out how to fix this 0-3 season. Safety Jamal Adams summed it up in the postgame locker room last week in Foxborough, Mass. “It’s a new season when we get...
04:28 2019-09-29

A much less invasive way to monitor pressure in the brain Traumatic brain injuries, as well as infectious diseases such as meningitis, can lead to brain swelling and dangerously high pressure in the brain. If untreated, patients are at risk for brain damage, and in some cases elevated pressure can be fatal....
03:00 2019-08-24

'Were you having an affair?' - PM under pressure before conference speech Boris Johnson has refused three times to deny outright he had an affair with Jennifer Arcuri - the US businesswoman being investigated for receiving public funds....
00:00 2019-10-02

‘Enough is enough’: Dems pressure McConnell to act on guns Several House Democrats, led by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, descended on an empty Capitol on Tuesday to demand Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell immediately return to Washington and take action to curb gun violence. “I’ve been in politics for...
00:56 2019-08-14

Huawei 'confident' UK will resist pressure from US over 5G Huawei is confident that the UK will resist "politically motivated" pressure from the US and "make the right decision" to allow the Chinese telecommunications giant to supply critical parts of its next generation 5G mobile internet infrastructure....
08:42 2019-08-15

Lizzo rips 'double standard': Anne Hathaway 'in a bikini on a billboard' wouldn't be 'brave' Here's some truth that shouldn't hurt: Lizzo doesn't think embracing her body is an act of courage.        ...
16:28 2019-08-29

US sanctions Maduro’s son as it raises pressure on Venezuela The Trump administration is sanctioning the son of Nicolas Maduro as it seeks to increase pressure on family members of top officials backing the socialist leader and suspected of corruption...
21:14 2019-06-28

Jon Stewart keeping up pressure on Mitch McConnell Comic Jon Stewart used his buddy Stephen Colbert's late-night show to keep the heat on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for passage of legislation to replenish a victims' fund for first responders to the 9/11 attacks....
18:42 2019-06-18

ECB action, hit by Trump as 'hurting U.S. exports,' ups pressure on Fed The European Central Bank's move to cut interest rates and restart a larger stimulus program drew fast reaction from the White House on Thursday, with President Donald Trump saying the ECB was undercutting the value of its currency and "hurting U.S. ...
19:00 2019-09-12

Pressure for everyone as US Open returns to Pebble Beach US OPEN '19: US Open at Pebble a chance at history for Koepka, Mickelson, a chance for USGA to get it right        ...
01:42 2019-06-07

China says U.S. can't use pressure to force trade deal The United States cannot use pressure to force a trade deal on China, a senior Chinese official and trade negotiator said on Sunday, refusing to be drawn on whether the leaders of the two countries would meet at the G20 summit to bash out an agreemen...
14:14 2019-06-02

Iranian tanker to leave Gibraltar soon despite US pressure The shipping agent for an Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff says the vessel is ready to depart Gibraltar in “24 to 48 hours,” despite a last-minute effort by the United States to seize it again...
18:00 2019-08-17

Solskjaer is under immense pressure; Spurs can break into top two "Paul Parker returns to look ahead to the new Premeir League season, with his take on the battle at the top, the race for the Champions League and the quest to break into the top six."...
13:42 2019-08-06

| UK's Boris Johnson under pressure to explain domestic 'row' Boris Johnson, the strong favourite to become Britain's next prime minister, came under pressure from figures in his own party on Sunday to explain reports of a domestic 'row' that led to a police visit....
20:28 2019-06-23

WeWork C.E.O. Adam Neumann Steps Down Under Pressure The shake-up is the most significant step that the start-up, valued at nearly $50 billion at one point, has taken to win over Wall Street after a botched I.P.O....
02:14 2019-09-25

Facebook preparing new app to maintain pressure on Snapchat Threads app will encourage ‘frictionless’ data sharing with selected Instagram followersFacebook is reportedly preparing to take on Snapchat yet again, with a new app built on top of Instagram to facilitate ever more intimate sharing of information b...
13:56 2019-08-27

Asked about Trump, Ukraine president says only his son can pressure him Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, asked whether U.S. President Donald Trump had put pressure on him during a July phone call, said nobody can put pressure on him except his six-year-old son....
11:56 2019-09-25

Chris Evert: Tennis stars under more pressure Former world No. 1 Chris Evert tells CNN that today's tennis stars are under more pressure, due to money and the media, to perform compared with her day....
14:56 2019-05-21

4 Oat Recipes That You Could Add To Your High Blood Pressure Diet Did you know that 100 grams of oats contain close to 486 mg of potassium? Here are some oat recipes you could include in your high blood pressure diet....
17:14 2019-09-18

Johnson under pressure over dodging girlfriend 'row' questions Boris Johnson is facing pressure to answer questions about police being called to the flat he shares with partner Carrie Symonds, following reports he had a heated row with her....
05:42 2019-06-23

I am under pressure to ignore my grandmother’s will | Annalisa Barbieri The only answer is to go back to the beginning: do what your grandmother wanted, but perhaps with some caveats, says our expert Annalisa BarbieriMy grandmother is frail and in her 90s. She has three children, including my mother. My mother’s siblings...
05:00 2019-08-17

Yamaha's Vinales: A lot of pressure went out after Assen MotoGP win Maverick Vinales admitted that "a lot of pressure went out" after he crossed the finish line first in MotoGP's Dutch TT and scored Yamaha's first win of 2019...
12:56 2019-07-01

With China a 'manipulator,' heightened pressure on Fed to ease Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell, who last week cut U.S. interest rates as an insurance policy against the effects of "simmering" trade tensions, may need to buy more coverage after the United States late on Monday designated China a currency mani...
09:42 2019-08-06

| Pliskova puts No 1 pressure back on Osaka Karolina Pliskova reached the third round of the Toronto WTA tournament putting the pressure back on Naomi Osaka in the battle to reclaim the world number one ranking....
21:56 2019-08-07

Fed's Powell, under pressure, likely to stick to 'mid-cycle' message Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell comes to this year's meeting of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, caught between discord within the U.S. central bank over appropriate monetary policy and mounting outside pressure for more interest rate cu...
21:42 2019-08-22

| HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that an erosion of the city's special status would embolden China's leaders around the world....
04:28 2019-09-18

Poorer U.S. patients less likely to get blood pressure controlled (Reuters Health) - Poorer patients in the U.S. may be less likely to get their blood pressure under control, even when they are participating in a clinical trial where medication and doctor's visits are provided free of charge, a new study finds....
17:56 2019-07-31

Why Daniel Jones won’t crumble under Giants pressure Eli Manning spoke first — at his locker — the only time he went ahead of Daniel Jones on the first day of the Daniel Jones Era: “I’m not dying, and the season’s not over.” Manning thankfully was not dying, only lying. Because he was dying on the insi...
05:28 2019-09-19

Ex-PSU doctor alleges pressure to clear players A former Penn State team doctor is suing the school, football coach James Franklin and athletic director Sandy Barbour, claiming he was fired after complaining about the pressure to clear players....
23:56 2019-08-26

| Trump blasted as pressure mounts for gun controls Pressure built on the US Congress to pass tough gun control legislation Thursday as the mother of the man arrested for the slaughter of 22 people in El Paso, Texas said she had called police out of concern he had a military-style weapon....
03:42 2019-08-09

Trump 'put pressure' to remove Ukrainian ambassador In the latest testimony given to the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, the former US ambassador to Ukraine said he "put pressure" to remove her from her post....
01:42 2019-10-12

Teens under ‘abusive’ pressure to get pregnant: study Teen girls are dealing with a type of relationship abuse that could have long term consequences: their partners are putting enormous pressure on them to get pregnant. A new study found that nearly one in eight girls between the ages of 14 and 19 expe...
04:00 2019-08-09

NBA should not be an 'arm of Chinese censorship' by bowing to pressure, says Sen. Ted Cruz The Republican senator says Beijing often uses "economic coercion" in situations like the NBA fallout to get foreign parties to do business by its playbook....
15:14 2019-10-09

Maguire must live with the price tag pressure, says Van Dijk "Harry Maguire will come under the microscope like never before after his £80m move to Manchester United made him the world\u0027s most expensive defender and Liverpool\u0027s Virgil van Dijk says he must focus on his game and tune out the noise if h...
12:14 2019-08-06

Vettel under increasing pressure heading into German GP Given Sebastian Vettel's lack of form, the last place he might want to race this weekend is his home grand prix in Germany        ...
01:56 2019-08-01

| Auger-Aliassime crumbles under Wimbledon pressure Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime, tipped by some as a potential Wimbledon champion, described his third round exit on Friday as "embarrassing"....
09:14 2019-07-06

Mnuchin says U.S. still pursuing 'maximum pressure' against Iran The United States is still pursuing its campaign of "maximum pressure" against Iran, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday, even after President Donald Trump parted ways with his hard-line national security adviser John Bolton....
13:14 2019-09-13

Verstappen keeps pressure on Hamilton with Hungary pole "It\u0027s been a long time coming, but Red Bull\u0027s Max Verstappen clinched his first ever F1 career pole position by edging out the Silver Arrows of Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton."...
17:56 2019-08-03

| Facebook use eroding in US as social media under pressure Facebook's efforts to crack down on misinformation and sensational content have reduced the time spent at the leading social network eroding, researchers say....
19:28 2019-05-28

Fed, Facing Pressure on Rate Cut, to Decide on Next Move Federal Reserve officials will wrap up their two-day meeting Wednesday after discussing whether they will need to lower the benchmark interest rate, if not now, then in summer....
18:14 2019-06-19

South Sudan's independent media under pressure Eight years after independence, South Sudan still struggles to address media challenges. Independent journalists continue to fear for their freedom. Many choose to abandon either the country or their profession....
15:56 2019-07-09

UPDATE 1-Publicis CEO under pressure following second sales target cut Publicis' chief executive Arthur Sadoun appeared under pressure on Thursday following a second cut in a row to the full-year sales target of the world's third-biggest advertising group....
19:14 2019-10-10

PM under pressure to concede more ground to Brussels over Brexit Boris Johnson is reportedly coming under pressure to give more ground to Brussels as efforts continue to try to reach a Brexit agreement before an EU summit later this week....
15:14 2019-10-14

Algerian protesters keep up pressure on country's rulers Tens of thousands Algerians gathered on Friday in the capital to demand the removal of the ruling elite, keeping up pressure for more rapid change after the end of the 20-year rule of Abdelaziz Bouteflika....
20:42 2019-07-05

Merkel's conservatives hit new low, piling pressure on coalition Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives slumped to a record low and fell further behind the resurgent opposition Greens in a survey published on Saturday, reflecting growing disillusionment with the ruling coalition....
21:28 2019-06-08

Australia's AMP under pressure as pension clients exit Australia's AMP Ltd has lost at least one major pension contract while other companies are reviewing their relationship with the wealth manager, which has struggled to stem a client exodus following......
11:14 2019-09-27

| WATCH | Democrats under pressure over Trump impeachment House Democratic freshmen, who now support an impeachment inquiry into US President Donald Trump, are explaining their decision across the country at fiery town halls. WATCH NOW....
09:14 2019-10-09

Best living room design ideas UK: Evening Standard Home Design Awards 2019 winning living room projects revealed Entries flooded in for the first Evening Standard Home Design Awards, given in five categories of Living room, Bedroom, Kitchen, Bathroom and Garden, for the best designs of the past 12 months....
13:28 2019-07-03

Pakistan mulls increasing pressure on India over Kashmir Pakistan said on Tuesday it was considering further diplomatic and military pressure on India after the Hindu-majority nation stripped its portion of contested Kashmir of special status....
19:28 2019-08-06

Nissan's Saikawa bows to pressure, to quit as CEO on September 16 Nissan Motor Co CEO Hiroto Saikawa will resign on Sept. 16, the automaker said on Monday, bowing to pressure after he admitted to being improperly overpaid and marking further upheaval at a company battered by scandal and plunging profit....
21:14 2019-09-09

The secret high-pressure world of plus-size models After coming in third on 2018’s “America’s Next Top Model,” plus-size contestant Khrystyana Kazakova was thrilled to land a contract with a top-tier agency. But the feeling didn’t last long: The size 8 beauty was soon informed that she wasn’t “big en...
20:00 2019-07-31

| At UN, Hong Kong activist calls for more pressure on China Hong Kong activist Denise Ho urged the international community to increase pressure on China, in a speech to the UN rights council interrupted twice by a diplomat from Beijing....
14:56 2019-07-09

| Under US pressure, Afghan army starts closing checkpoints Only a tangle of razor wire marks the entrance of a remote Afghan army checkpoint that may soon be shuttered as the government closes vulnerable outposts after years of losses to Taliban fighters and desertions....
11:42 2019-06-18

August Data Heighten Pressure on Industrial Stocks One of the hardest-hit areas of the stock market in recent months is under fresh pressure after a series of reports showed the manufacturing sector in decline....
19:28 2019-08-23

Gibraltar rejects US pressure, says Iranian oil tanker free to go Gibraltar rejected a U.S. request to continue holding an Iranian supertanker detained on suspicion of attempting to breach global sanctions on Syria.        ...
18:00 2019-08-18

"Was Under No Pressure": Education Panel Chief On "Hindi-Imposition" Row Eminent scientist and academician Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan today denied that his team had come under any kind of pressure while drafting the new education policy, specifically over a three-language......
20:42 2019-06-05

Powell says Fed won’t buckle to pressure from Trump on rate cuts The Federal Reserve won’t be handing President Trump his rate cuts on a silver platter. Fed officials acknowledged on Tuesday that weakening economic conditions may merit lowering interest rates in the coming months, but they poured cold water on the...
19:14 2019-06-27

Migrants brave the 'Beast' as Mexico cracks down under US pressure Central Americans are jumping a notorious freight train as Trump demands that Mexico do more to stop themIn the wind-swept wilds of southern Mexico, a Beast is stirring.Migrants heading north are once again taking their chances on the freight train k...
11:14 2019-06-05

African Americans need 24-hour blood pressure checks NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Measuring blood pressure outside the clinic using 24-hour monitoring equipment is important for identifying and managing hypertension in African-Americans, a new study shows....
06:42 2019-08-20

Iran Seeks to Build International Alliance Against U.S. Pressure Iran is trying to mobilize an alliance of Russia, China and others to help counter a U.S. campaign that has included economic sanctions and thousands of additional troops committed to the Mideast....
18:56 2019-06-18

Coutinho: Big pressure to fill Robben's boots at Bayern "Philippe Coutinho accepts he big task ahead of him after taking Arjen Robben\u0027s No 10 jersey at Bayern Munich upon joining on loan from Barcelona."...
05:28 2019-08-20

Pakistan vows to increase pressure on India over Kashmir Pakistan's PM Imran Khan has sharply condemned New Delhi's decision to end the special constitutional status enjoyed by India-administered Kashmir. Khan has also demanded action from the global community....
23:56 2019-08-06