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|Procter & Gamble posts surprise sales rise, profit beats
Procter & Gamble Co reported a surprise rise in first-quarter sales on Friday on strong demand for its beauty products and cleaning supplies, helping it in its fight against competition from cheaper store-branded products.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 7:49 AM
|P&G, Honeywell soothe Wall St after sell-off
U.S. stock futures ticked higher on Friday as a handful of major U.S. corporations beat results forecasts, offsetting concerns about political and growth risks in Europe, China and Saudi Arabia that drove a 1 percent fall a day earlier.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 7:45 AM
|Tesla launches new $45,000 Model 3
Tesla Inc on Thursday introduced a new $45,000 version of its Model 3 sedan on its website, launching the car as U.S. tax breaks for Tesla cars are about to decrease.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 7:42 AM
|UK should bring forward new petrol and diesel car ban to 2032 – lawmakers
Britain should bring forward a ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans by eight years to 2032 to help the country reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, a parliamentary committee said on Friday.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 7:40 AM
|Both sides escalate US tariffs fight at the WTO, agenda confirms
Disputes over U.S. President Donald Trump's trade tariffs and their consequences are being escalated at the World Trade Organization, with 12 requests for adjudication shown on Friday in an agenda for the WTO's Oct. 29 dispute settlement meeting.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 7:29 AM
|Schlumberger profit rises, fueled by higher oilfield services demand
Schlumberger NV's third-quarter profit rose 18.2 percent on higher oilfield services demand and the company said it expects the current pipeline bottlenecks in the Permian basin to be addressed within the next 12 to 18 months.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 7:28 AM
|With market on edge, investors look to tech trio
The pressure is on for Amazon, Alphabet and Microsoft as they prepare to report quarterly results at a time when confidence in those market leaders looks increasingly fragile and in danger of derailing Wall Street's rally.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 7:04 AM
|Exclusive: OPEC, allies struggle to fully deliver pledged oil output boost - internal document
OPEC is struggling to add barrels to the market after agreeing in June to increase output, an internal document seen by Reuters showed, as an increase in Saudi Arabia was offset by declines in Iran, Venezuela and Angola.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 6:59 AM
|Honeywell profit beats on strong aero, warehouse automation sales
Honeywell International Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday and lifted its full-year forecasts for cash flow and margins, driven by strong sales of aircraft parts and warehouse automation products.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 6:55 AM
|Tesla rises after co launches new Model 3 for $45,000
- Shares of electric carmaker up 1.6 pct at $268.21 premarket
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 6:47 AM
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|Red Sox on to World Series as Price flips script
David Price overcame his postseason struggles with six shutout innings as Boston won the ALCS by eliminating the defending champs.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 2:51 AM
|LeBron: Team chemistry not like 'instant oatmeal'
After losing in his much-anticipated Lakers debut, LeBron James stressed patience with the squad, saying that developing team chemistry doesn't happen as fast as making "instant oatmeal."
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 1:51 AM
|Wimbledon to begin final-set tiebreaker in '19
Wimbledon will introduce final set tie-breaks from next year, the All England Lawn Tennis Club has announced.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 8:02 AM
|Sixers' Fultz says first NBA 3-pointer 'felt good'
Second-year guard Markelle Fultz gave 76ers fans something to cheer about Thursday night when he made his first career 3-pointer in a win against the Bulls.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 1:27 AM
|Allen, 'ultimate trail blazer,' celebrated at opener
The Portland Trail Blazers paid tribute to owner Paul Allen, who died earlier this week, before playing their season opener on Thursday night.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018
|Attorney: Adidas OK'd payment at Self's request
An attorney for Adidas executive James Gatto said Gatto approved a $20K payment to the guardian of Kansas player Silvio De Sousa only after coach Bill Self requested it.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 5:49 PM
|Cowboys WR Williams gets 3-game suspension
Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams has been suspended three games without pay for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy. A source tells ESPN's Todd Archer the suspension stems from a summer intoxication arrest.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 5:49 PM
|LeBron's debut dunk show ends with defeat in Portland
King James brought the fireworks early, but it was Lillard Time late, as the Trail Blazers spoiled LeBron's first Lakers game.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 11:30 PM
|Matthew Berry's Love/Hate for Week 7
Bad beats are part of fantasy football, but Berry's latest one hit him hard. See for yourself, then enjoy the usual advice for setting your Week 7 lineups.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 2:59 PM
|Broncos walk the walk in rout of Cardinals
Von Miller can say I told you so after the Broncos kicked the Cardinals all over the field on Thursday night.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 12:58 AM