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  • Coal industry scores a win but fate of plants still in air Associated Press - 10 minutes ago
    Coal industry scores a win but fate of plants still in air

    Coal companies and their supporters scored a courtroom victory with a U.S. Supreme Court decision that said the Obama administration failed to take potential costs into account when it decided to regulate ...

  • The Latest: Greek banks to reopen to let pensioners get cash Associated Press - 28 minutes ago
    The Latest: Greek banks to reopen to let pensioners get cash

    The latest news on Greece's financial woes on a day a big repayment to the International Monetary Fund is due and the country's bailout program with European creditors ends (all times local): 10.42 a.m. ...

  • Willis Group, Towers Watson merge in $18bn deal Financial Times - 32 minutes ago

    Towers Watson and Willis Group are to combine in an $18bn deal that will create a wide-ranging professional services business, encompassing risk management advisory, pensions consultancy and reinsurance ...

  • The Latest: EU's Juncker makes last-ditch offer to Athens Associated Press - 41 minutes ago
    The Latest: EU's Juncker makes last-ditch offer to Athens

    The latest news on Greece's financial woes on a day a big repayment to the International Monetary Fund is due and the country's bailout program with European creditors ends (all times local): 10.27 a.m. ...

  • Questions and answers about the expiring Export-Import Bank Associated Press - 47 minutes ago

    The Export-Import Bank expires Tuesday at midnight for the first time since the small federal agency was created during the Depression to help U.S. businesses export their products. Congress failed to ...

  • Pound May Fall on UK GDP, Euro Engulfed in Greece Crisis Fallout DailyFX - 57 minutes ago

    Pound May Fall on UK GDP, Euro Engulfed in Greece Crisis Fallout

  • The Latest: Markets edgy as Greek IMF payment looms Associated Press - 58 minutes ago
    The Latest: Markets edgy as Greek IMF payment looms

    The latest news on Greece's financial woes on a day a big repayment to the International Monetary Fund is due and the country's bailout program with European creditors ends (all times local): 10.04 a.m. ...

  • More overtime on the way? Obama proposes broader coverage Associated Press - 1 hour 1 minute ago
    More overtime on the way? Obama proposes broader coverage

    They're called managers, and they sometimes work grueling schedules at fast food chains and retail stores. But with no overtime eligibility, their pay may be lower per hour than many workers they supervise. ...

  • Will latest inflammatory comments tarnish Trump's brand? Associated Press - 1 hour 13 minutes ago
    Will latest inflammatory comments tarnish Trump's brand?

    Is Donald Trump's business empire as Teflon-coated as his hair appears to be? Trump has found himself on the receiving end of the catchphrase he made famous on his reality show "The Apprentice" ...

  • Indonesian military transport plane crashes in Medan; 5 dead Associated Press - 1 hour 29 minutes ago

    An Indonesian air force Hercules C-130 plane with 12 crew aboard has crashed into a residential neighborhood in the country's third-largest city Medan. A hospital official said at least five people were ...

  • Indonesian military transport plane crashes in Medan area Associated Press - 1 hour 44 minutes ago

    An Indonesian air force Hercules C-130 plane with 12 crew aboard crashed Tuesday into a residential neighborhood in Medan, the country's third largest city. There was no immediate word of casualties but ...

  • Game-changer: Vegas moves toward arcade-style video gambling Associated Press - 2 hours 0 minutes ago
    Game-changer: Vegas moves toward arcade-style video gambling

    Bragging rights are usually the only reward at the end of a well-played video game. But what if high scores came with cash, too? Nevada is on the cusp of what could be a casino revolution, drawing up plans ...

  • Bendine's words fuel hopes for Petrobras Financial Times - 2 hours 0 minutes ago

    When Petrobras chief executive Aldemir Bendine presented the Brazilian oil company's new investment plan on Monday night, he used business jargon not often associated with the state-controlled group. Ravaged ...

  • Swedish woman gets $18M in sex harassment suit against boss Associated Press - 2 hours 2 minutes ago
    Swedish woman gets $18M in sex harassment suit against boss

    A young Swedish woman who sued her former Wall Street executive boss over lurid allegations of sexual conquest, betrayal and stalking was awarded $18 million by a federal jury Monday. Hanna Bouveng, 25, ...

  • Aussie shares close higher AAP - 2 hours 5 minutes ago

    The Australian share market closed higher on Thursday, with positive manufacturing data out of the US overnight and China during the day promoting positive investor sentiment.

  • Indonesian military plane crashes in Medan neighborhood Associated Press - 2 hours 16 minutes ago

    An Indonesian air force Hercules C-130 plane crashed Tuesday into a residential neighborhood of Medan city in Sumatra. There was no immediate word of casualties but a local radio station, El Shinta, reported ...

  • Tsipras defiant as thousands rally in support of "no" vote Associated Press - 2 hours 19 minutes ago
    Tsipras defiant as thousands rally in support of "no" vote

    Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could ...

  • U.S. Is No. 1 for Women Entrepreneurs, But There's Still Room for Improvement Entrepreneur - 2 hours 22 minutes ago
    U.S. Is No. 1 for Women Entrepreneurs, But There's Still Room for Improvement

    Women business owners around the world face more challenges than their male counterparts, according to a new report from Dell.

  • Tsipras defiant as banks shut, markets rocked Associated Press - 2 hours 53 minutes ago
    Tsipras defiant as banks shut, markets rocked

    Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could ...

  • Eurozone in panic as Athens teeters AAP - 3 hours ago
    Eurozone in panic as Athens teeters

    Greece is teetering on the brink of a default that could see it crash out of the euro, and the country's prime minister has warned Athens's coffers are empty. Thousands took to Greece's streets on Monday night to support their government's opposition to the latest debt deal after a clash with the country's creditors forced a shutdown of its banks and brought the country close to financial collapse. Talks between Greece's left-wing government and its creditors - the "troika" of the European Union, European Central Bank and International Monetary Fund - fell apart last week after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said any deal would be put to a referendum.

  • Markit's must-read China PMI finds new home CNBC - 3 hours ago
    Markit's must-read China PMI finds new home

    Markit has found two new sponsors for its Asia PMI data after HSBC's surprise decision to step aside, with Caixin's name set to grace the China figures, while the Nikkei brand will be used for the other ...

  • Tsipras defiant as banks shut AAP - 4 hours ago
    Tsipras defiant as banks shut

    Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was defiant, urging voters to reject creditors' demands, insisting a "No" vote would strengthen Athens' negotiating hand. Greece's bailout program ends on Tuesday, when the country is unlikely to make a 1.6 billion euros ($A2.34 billion) repayment to the International Monetary Fund.

  • Puerto Rico wants bondholders to postpone debt payments Associated Press - 4 hours ago
    Puerto Rico wants bondholders to postpone debt payments

    The governor has called on creditors to postpone bond payments and restructure the U.S. territory's $72 billion in public debt as the government closes out its fiscal year Tuesday amid growing uncertainty ...

  • USD/JPY Technical Analysis: Range Support Pressured Anew DailyFX - 4 hours ago

    USD/JPY Technical Analysis: Range Support Pressured Anew

  • GBP/USD to Eye June High on Stronger U.K. 1Q GDP DailyFX - 4 hours ago

    GBP/USD to Eye June High on Stronger U.K. 1Q GDP

  • Al Tamimi & Company: Advising Qatari Companies On The Way Forward Entrepreneur - 4 hours ago
    Al Tamimi & Company: Advising Qatari Companies On The Way Forward

    Established by Essam Al Tamimi in Dubai in 1989, Al Tamimi & Company is today the largest law firm in the Middle East.

  • USD/CHF Technical Analysis: Franc Gains Most in 2 Weeks DailyFX - 5 hours ago

    USD/CHF Technical Analysis: Franc Gains Most in 2 Weeks

  • Obama proposal would make 5 million more eligible for OT Associated Press - 5 hours ago
    Obama proposal would make 5 million more eligible for OT

    Salaried workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week would become eligible for overtime pay under a proposal President Barack Obama unveiled Monday, lamenting that too many Americans are working too many hours ...

  • NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired; Televisa drops pageant Associated Press - 5 hours ago
    NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired; Televisa drops pageant

    NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign. ...

  • The next act: what happens now in Greece's drama Associated Press - 5 hours ago
    The next act: what happens now in Greece's drama

    Greece has entered the twilight zone. Out of money, cut off by its creditors, its banks shut, the struggling country will vote Sunday on whether to accept painful cutbacks in return for desperately needed ...

  • Duke Energy CEO getting pay raise year after coal ash spill Associated Press - 5 hours ago
    Duke Energy CEO getting pay raise year after coal ash spill

    Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good is getting a raise a year after the country's largest electric company confronted a coal ash spill that coated 70 miles of a North Carolina river in sludge containing toxic ...

  • Can China save its market from the bears? CNBC - 6 hours ago
    Can China save its market from the bears?

    As the People's Bank of China's (PBoC) latest attempt to stem the downdraft in mainland equities proves futile, investors are questioning what else authorities can do to rescue the market from its swoon....

  • Stocks to watch at noon on Tuesday AAP - 6 hours ago

    Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Tuesday: KMD - KATHMANDU - up 28 cents, or 22.4 per cent, at $1.53 New Zealand's Briscoe Group has publicly announced plans to take over outdoor ...

  • Mexico's Televisa drops Miss Universe after Trump remarks Associated Press - 6 hours ago
    Mexico's Televisa drops Miss Universe after Trump remarks

    Mexican media giant Televisa says it will no longer broadcast the Miss Universe Pageant or engage any other communication project with Donald Trump. Televisa says its decision comes in the wake of "disrespectful" ...

  • USD/CAD Technical Analysis: Aiming Above 1.24 Figure DailyFX - 6 hours ago

    USD/CAD Technical Analysis: Aiming Above 1.24 Figure