HONG KONG— Hong Kong police used pepper spray Sunday to break up scuffles between protesters demonstrating against mainland Chinese shoppers and villagers from a border town. The unruly demonstration was the latest to target the influx of mainland shoppers to Hong Kong, where many blame their voracious buying habits for distorting the local economy.» Read More
PRE-ODERS FOR APPLE'S NEW IPHONES WILL BEGIN ON FRIDAY, SEPT 12.
APPLE'S NEW IPHONES WILL START AT $199 WITH A TWO-YEAR CONTRACT.
WASHINGTON, Sept 9- Republican leaders in the House of Representatives edged closer on Tuesday to an agreement for a short-term extension of the U.S.
APPLE SAYS IPHONE 6 WILL SUPPORT MORE THAN 200 4 G LTE CARRIERS GLOBALLY, INCLUDING ALL THREE IN CHINA.
NEW YORK, Sept 9- A former executive at Foundry Networks Inc gave an "inside edge" to a hedge fund analyst in 2008 by telling him that the data equipment maker was about to be taken over, a U.S. prosecutor said on Tuesday at the start of an insider trading trial.
WASHINGTON, Sept 9- Lockheed Martin Corp is in the final stages of negotiations with the Pentagon about an eighth batch of F-35 fighter jets, with an agreement weeks or perhaps only days away, the head of the company's aeronautics division said on Tuesday.
CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept 9- Apple Inc unveiled two new iPhones on Tuesday with sharper and larger displays, confirming longstanding speculation it will move into a market segment dominated by arch-rival Samsung Electronics. Apple is expected to introduce its first new product since the iPad in 2010, a smartwatch, later on Tuesday.
NEW YORK, Sept 9- U.S. stocks were lower on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 looking to close out its fifth decline of the past six sessions, as investors struggle to find anything that looks like a bargain following a long-running rally that has taken indexes to repeated records.
APPLE'S SCHILLER CONFIRMS NEW IPHONES COME WITH 4.7 AND 5.5- INCH DISPLAYS.
APPLE CEO COOK SAYS LAUNCHING BIGGEST ADVANCEMENT IN THE IPHONE'S HISTORY.
NEW YORK, Sept 9- Call spread trading has risen on Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc, the auto-finance unit of Spanish bank Santander SA, with options volume running about 37 times normal on Tuesday.
LONDON, Sept 9- The British subsidiary of French train and turbine maker Alstom paid around $8.5 million in bribes over a six-year period to win transport contracts in India, Poland and Tunisia, Britain's leading fraud prosecutor alleged on Tuesday.
NEW YORK, Sept 9- At least five states have launched a joint probe into the data breach on the payment-card processing systems of Home Depot Inc, even as the retailer works to determine the impact on its customers in the United States and Canada.
WASHINGTON, Sept 9- U.S. studies of oil train dangers may have underestimated the perils of volatile vapor on the tracks and officials will use precision instruments for more thorough tests in the future, a Transportation Department official said on Tuesday.
Sept 9- A consortium comprising Spanish construction firm Acciona, Australian infrastructure specialist Capella Capital and partner Lend Lease and French construction group Bouygues, has been chosen as preferred bidder for the first stage of a road tunnel and toll motorway project in Melbourne, the Australian government announced on Tuesday.
TESTING REGIME WILL BETTER DETECT DANGERS OF VAPOR PRESSURE IN OIL TRAINS, OFFICIAL TELLS U.S. HOUSE COMMITTEE HEARING ON OIL TRAIN SAFETY.
SAYS WILL IMPROVE TESTING OF OIL TRAIN CARGO FROM NORTH DAKOTA'S BAKKEN REGION- TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT OFFICIAL.