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Asian stocks slump on profit-taking amid US-NKorea tensions

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump warned North Korea of " fire and fury " in response to recent threats from Pyongyang, which said it was examining plans for a...


Shares hit by US-North Korea tensions

The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks slipped less than 1 point to 1,371. The Hang Seng index ended down 1.1% at 27444.00 points. The S&P 500 added...


Sanchez to miss Arsenal's EPL opener against Leicester

Following the Gunners' 4-3 victory over Leicester City in their Premier League opener, the Arsenal boss delivered his update on the Chile worldwide after the ...


Tech companies lead worst day for stock market since May

U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, on Thursday that he will respond forcefully to any North Korean attack on...


Gold spirals on brewing tension between US, NK

Trump's threat earlier this week, to unleash " fire and fury " on Pyongyang if it attacked, was ultimately dismissed as bluster by many investors. Shares of...


At least 6 killed, many houses and vehicles damaged in Himachal landslide

Six bodies were recovered from the site of the landslide. "My condolences with the families of the deceased", Modi tweeted. The Army and NDRF teams have reach...


North Korea tensions are set to cause a stir on Wall Street

Russia's foreign minister says the risk of a military conflict between the US and North Korea is "very high", while Germany's chancellor says she doesn't see ...


FTSE 100 takes cover from war of words over South Korea

The broad-based S&P 500 shed 0.6 percent to 2,459.50, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index tumbled 0.8 percent to 6,299.12. USA stocks ended lower o...


Tech companies lead broad slide in United States stocks; oil rises

The Nasdaq finished the day at 6,216.87, a slide of 135.46, while the S&P 500 lost almost 1.5 percent, ending the day at 2,438.21. On Thursday, the Dow Jone...


Guam's residents feel US patriotism but growing concern

Officials haven't raised the US territory's threat level even after Pyongyang laid out plans to strike near the island in the coming weeks, Guam Gov. Eddie Calv...


Markets Right Now: Stocks drift lower on Wall Street

Nervous investors drove shares lower earlier in the week, after President Trump declared Tuesday that the USA would react with " fire and fury " to further nucl...


Holyrood flexes muscles ahead of Brexit talks

Britain's First Secretary of State Damian Green met Scotland's Deputy First Minister John Swinney and Scotland's Brexit Minister Michael Russell in Edinbu...


Wall Street lower on US-North Korea tensions

The Nasdaq Composite was up 38.25 points, or 0.62 percent, at 6,255.12. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average slid 125 points, or 0.6 percent, to 2...


Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC Increases Stake in Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)

BMO Capital Markets decreased their price objective on shares of Coca-Cola Company (The ) from $47.00 to $46.00 and set a "market perform" rating for the compa...


China probes social media platforms for 'obscenity'

China adopted a series of new cyber security laws earlier this year, most of much took effect in June, that gives the government sweeping powers of the country'...


Neymar can play this weekend as PSG receive transfer certificate

FFF president Noel Le Graet said another reason for the delay could be the current turmoil within the Spanish federation. "The federation is in contact with...


Heathrow Airport records best ever month in July

Breaking all previous monthly records, Heathrow welcomed 7.53 million passengers in July (+1.2% on last July) - averaging 243,000 passengers or the equivalent o...


FTSE sell-off gathers strength on North Korea fears

NORTH KOREA: President Donald Trump warned North Korea of "fire and fury" this week in response to recent threats from Pyongyang, which said it was examining...


Healthcare Realty Trust Incorpo (NYSE:HR) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

Zacks Investment Research lowered Empire State Realty Trust from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. The Trust and it...


Stocks plunge over North Korea tensions

The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 14 points, a gain of 0.07 percent, the Nasdaq composite rose almost 40 points or 0.64 percent and the S&P 500 gaine...


Liberty Media Corporation - Ser (NASDAQ:FWONK) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume

Liberty Interactive Corporation earned a news impact score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stak...


Asian markets fall again as North Korea tensions continue

Possibly due to the lack of appetite for risk in the market , the euro suffered on Thursday, down slightly against the dollar by 0.09% at 1.1749, slipping towa...


Alvaro Morata impact not enough as Burnley stun Chelsea

Alvaro Morata , on as a second-half substitute, reduced the deficit in his first league start since a club-record move from Real Madrid for £58 million (NZ$103 ...


Investors take a breath as US Stocks end winning streak

Chinese stocks seemed little affected though, and Australian stocks rose Wednesday after a weaker Tuesday amid strong earnings reports from big banks . The...


S&P falls 1.4 percent in safety flight on North Korea tensions

In 3.23pm trading in NY, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gave up 0.7 percent, while the Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 1.8 percent. The NASDAQ Composite ...