USA TODAYAs Alibaba debuts on Wall Street, stocks drift
Los Angeles Times
NEW YORK — With Wall Street focused on the debut of Alibaba Group, the stock market drifted into the weekend and major indexes ended little changed. Investors watched as the Chinese e-commerce giant surged 38 percent Friday, in its first day of trading ...
Alibaba closes at $93.89 in NYSE debut
Alibaba IPO bulls are missing some red flags
As Wall Street watches Alibaba, stocks drift
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ReutersWall St. flat as Oracle takes air out of Alibaba debut
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks closed little changed on Friday after Alibaba's strong debut was offset by falling technology shares as Oracle and Yahoo stumbled, but the Dow managed to edge higher to set a record for a second straight session. Alibaba ...
Dow closes at another record high on a day dominated by Alibaba
How the Dow Jones industrial average did Friday
Don't Be Lulled By the Stock Market's Smooth Ride
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MarketWatchFitch Affirms United States at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, September 19 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the United States of America's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'AAA' with Stable Outlooks. The ratings ...
Fitch Affirms Raytheon's Ratings at 'A-/F2'; Outlook Stable
Fitch Affirms Triple-A Rating for U.S.
US AAA Credit Rating Affirmed by Fitch With Stable Outlook
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- Finra Proposes Less Stringent Disclosure for Brokers Switching Firms
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Wall Street's self-regulator appears to have dropped plans to make brokers who change employers to tell all clients about any big-money signing bonuses they get as part of the move. The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said Friday it will float a new, ...
UPDATE 1-US brokerages score victory as watchdog guts bonus disclosure plan
Finra shines light into dark pools
Quick-Turn Bond Brokers Would Disclose Profits Under Finra Plan
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New York TimesMorgan Stanley Insider Case Yields Tip Chewer's Plea
A New York man admitted he served as a go-between for five years by illegally passing inside corporate information to a Morgan Stanley (MA:US) broker on notes at Grand Central Terminal and then chewing and swallowing the evidence. Frank Tamayo, 41 ...
Man who ate napkins to conceal insider trading pleads guilty
Post-it-note-eating insider-trading middleman charged
Man Pleads Guilty to Passing Tips in 'Post-it' Insider Trading Ring
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Reuters UKUPDATE 2-Russian stocks get short-lived relief from tycoon's release
(Adds reaction to Yevtushenkov release, updates prices). By Jason Bush. MOSCOW Sep 19 (Reuters) - Russian shares got a short-lived boost on Friday afternoon after a well-known tycoon was freed from house arrest, but the market optimism faded, leaving ...
Russian CEOs Rally Behind Tycoon Amid Confusion on Arrest
Russia releases oligarch Yevtushenkov
Russian investigators deny billionare was released
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USA TODAYTesla software update zaps new features into cars
Tesla is sending software updates to owners of all its electric Model S sedans that will give them cool new features -- from traffic-based navigation to the ability to name their car. Best of all, the Software v6.0 update will be sent wirelessly to all Model S models.
Turn on Your Tesla Model S With Your Smartphone
A new use for an iPhone 6: start a Tesla
Tesla Model S update brings calendar integration and traffic-based navigation
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Sky News AustraliaUK Rating Affirmed by Moody's as Stable After Scotland Vote
The U.K.'s Aa1 credit rating was affirmed with a stable outlook by Moody's Investors Service after Scotland voted to maintain its 307-year-old membership, preserving the nation's institutional and fiscal framework. “While the political process going forward will ...
Moody's backs UK bond rating after Scotland vote
Moody's keeps Aa1 rating on France with negative outlook
Moody's confirms UK's Aa1 rating
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CBC.ca(Park)ing day returns to Danbury
And just what does that mean? Well according to the website "PARK(ing) Day is an annual worldwide event where artists, designers and citizens transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks." ...
Parking spot dog park
Did Park(ing) Day Vanish?
Tiny parks take over parking spaces downtown
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Economic TimesFailed student's website outsells eBay and Amazon - now Alibaba has been ...
A Chinese internet firm started by a former English teacher was catapulted into the business superleague last night. Online retail giant Alibaba was valued at £140billion, more than Walt Disney and Coca-Cola, after the biggest stockmarket flotation in US ...
Alibaba float has the magic touch [Daily Mail, London :: ]
China's giant online shopping 'crocodile'
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Why Jack Ma's Hero Is Forrest Gump
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Wall Street JournalScottish Leader Alex Salmond to Step Down
Wall Street Journal
Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond reacts as he concedes defeat in the independence referendum at the "Yes" Campaign headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland on Friday. Later Friday Mr. Salmond announced he would be leaving his post as first minister ...
Scots spurn independence in historic vote, nationalist leader resigns
After Scotland votes No, the kingdom is still united - but uneasily so
Alex Salmond quits after dream of independence gets crushed
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Fox NewsFrance launches first airstrike against ISIS in Iraq, Hollande's office says
PARIS – Joining U.S. forces acting in Iraqi skies, France conducted its first airstrike Friday against the militant Islamic State group, destroying a logistics depot that it controlled, the French presidency said. Rafale fighter jets involved in the mission struck the ...
Kerry sees role for Iran in ISIS war, France joins air campaign
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France supports US with first air strikes on Isis depot in Iraq
France launches initial airstrikes against IS and promises more to come
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NBCNews.comSyrian Kurds, Arabs flee toward Turkey border as Islamic State advances
BEIRUT —Thousands of Syrian Kurds and Arabs pushed through the Turkish border Friday as they fled the Islamic State's latest advance in Syria. By sundown, the militants had taken more than 60 villages in northern Syria, according to the Syrian ...
Turkey opens border to Syrian Kurds fleeing Islamic State fighters
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Thousands of Syrian Kurds Flee Islamic State Fighters into Turkey
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Barzani appeals for help to protect Syrian town
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Washington PostHorror and few answers in small Florida town after man kills his daughter and six ...
On Thursday, in the small Florida town of Bell, a man named Don Spirit shot and killed seven people — specifically, his daughter and six grandchildren — before taking his own life, according to police. No motive was given for the gruesome scene. Authorities ...
Florida man who killed daughter, six grandkids called 911 warning of danger
New York Daily News
Florida grandfather kills 6 grandchildren, his daughter and himself: sheriff
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Florida man who shot daughter, grandkids had long criminal history
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BBC NewsCatalan parliament approves independence vote
Catalonia's parliament has voted overwhelmingly in favour of giving its regional president the power to call an independence "consultation". Spain's government opposes the Catalan "consultation" vote and is taking the dispute to the Constitutional Court.
Catalan Secessionists, Despite Scotland Independence Loss, Continue Push to ...
New York Times
Spain's Catalonia region up next after Scottish independence movement strikes ...
Catalonia Moves Closer to Clash With Spain Over Independence Vote
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Voice of AmericaAnalyst: Islamic State Propaganda Seeks to Draw West to Battle
Voice of America
BEIRUT—. As a U.S.-led coalition coordinates strategy against the Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, the group's tech-savvy public relations machine grabs headlines with shocking videos and other propaganda. But some regional analysts say while the ...
John Cantlie, the Briton in the ISIS video who, is close to William and Harry
ISIS captive John Cantlie described revisiting spot where he was first kidnapped ...
New York Daily News
New Islamic State video features British hostage as spokesman
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Reuters UKRussia critical of MH17 inquiry, wants bigger UN role
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Russia on Friday criticized an international investigation into the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane in Ukraine, saying it can be transparent only with more U.N. involvement, even though the world body found the inquiry met ...
Reuters: Russia critical of MH17 inquiry, wants bigger UN role
225 victims of MH17 identified
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ReutersUS says Iran can play helpful role in turning back the Islamic State
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council condemned Islamic State militants Friday as Secretary of State John F. Kerry invited Iran to play a helpful role in arresting the group's momentum in Iraq and Syria. The 15-member council urged the world to ...
Islamic State crisis: Kerry says Iran can help defeat IS
UN Security Council urges support for Iraq against IS
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UN Urges Global Support for Iraq to Fight Terror
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Bangkok PostPrayut: Tourist and student safety a must
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has demanded fast action to improve tourist safety, saying the country would have "no future" if more incidents such as the Koh Tao murders occur. A Tourist Police officer distributes pamphlets to visitors at the main pier on ...
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euronewsTens of thousands homeless after flooding in Philippines
At least three people have been killed after heavy tropical rains caused widespread flooding in the Philippines. One of the dead was a two year old girl. Tens of thousands of people in the capital Manilla have been displaced and thousands fled, escaping with ...
Philippine Storm Kills Two in Manila as Thousands Flee
3 dead, thousands displaced in tropical storm flooding in Philippines
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