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Authorities say 50 cars of a Norfolk Southern train derailed and plowed into buildings in Knoxville, Tennessee on Saturday night. No one was injured. One witness said the wreck sounded like a bomb and felt like an earthquake. (Oct. 23)
Swiss police say eight people were hurt, at least one of them seriously, during an ax attack in a small northeastern town that ended with the suspect's arrest
Oct.23 -- Max Kettner, cross asset strategist at Commerzbank, discusses his outlook for Spanish assets. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."
China Literature, the online bookshop controlled by China’s social media giant Tencent, has filed for an initial share listing in Hong Kong. The flotation is expected to value the company at $5.5 billion (HK$42.6 billion) and raise US$935 million (HK$7.25 billion) of fresh capital. The company is roughly equivalent to Amazon’s Kindle Store business model, […]
The Trigger Warning Queer & Trans Gun Club meets once a month to shoot long guns in a field near Rochester, New York. Anxious about an armed and organized extreme right, they started a club to teach members how to take up arms. (Oct. 23)
Oct.23 -- Catalan Separatists are meeting today to consider their response to Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy. That's after the Spanish leader announced an unprecedented draft of measures under article 155 to stamp his authority on the rebel region. Bloomberg's Maria Tadeo reports on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."
WellGo US has picked up North American rights to South Korean fantasy drama “Along With the Gods.” The film is one of the most expensive in Korean history and was highest profile launch at the film market that accompanied the Busan Film Festival last week. Based on Ju Ho-min’s popular web cartoon of the same […]
Highlights of this day in history: Suicide blast kills U.S. Marines and sailors in Lebanon; Students in Hungary spark Cold War revolt; President Richard Nixon agrees to turn over White House tapes; 'Tonight Show' host Johnny Carson born. (Oct. 23)
U.N. humanitarian officials, high-level government envoys and advocacy group leaders have opened a one-day pledging conference to drum up funds to help Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, just as the influx from Myanmar has topped 600,000 since late August
Oct.23 -- Sarah Hewin, chief economist for Europe at Standard Chartered Bank, discusses the ECB bond-buying program and interest rates. She speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
Jehan Chu of Kenetic Capital and Urszula McCormack of King & Wood Mallesons discuss the outlook for cryptocurrency in Hong Kong amid uncertainty about how regulation could shape or limit its use.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson took the Trump administration's case for isolating and containing Iran in the Middle East and beyond to two Gulf Arab nations, pushing for Saudi Arabia and Iraq to unite to counter growing Iranian assertiveness. (Oct. 22)