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Kohl's to accept Amazon returns in 82 stores

7 hours 13 min ago
(Reuters) - Department store operator Kohl's Corp said on Tuesday that select merchandise bought from Amazon.com Inc can be returned at 82 Kohl's stores in Los Angeles and Chicago, starting October.

Billionaire Ratcliffe seeks British backing for Defender-style 4x4

7 hours 28 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - An off-roader modeled on Land Rover's classic Defender could be rolling off British production lines if the owner of petrochemicals giant Ineos can win government backing for it.

Airbus looks to China for A380 jumbo amid sluggish global sales

7 hours 39 min ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese airlines could need between 60 and 100 Airbus A380 jets over the next five or so years as passenger traffic grows, the plane maker's China head said on Tuesday, amid rising questions over future demand for the super jumbo.

Airbus eyes China for A380 jumbo amid sluggish global sales

8 hours 42 min ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese airlines could need between 60 and 100 of Airbus SE's A380 jets over the next five or so years as passenger traffic grows, the plane maker's China head said on Tuesday, amid rising questions over future demand for the super jumbo.

Swiss shut down 'fake' E-Coin in latest cryptocurrency crackdown

9 hours 28 min ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland's financial watchdog has closed down what it said was the provider of a fake cryptocurrency and is investigating around a dozen other possible fraud cases, in the latest clamp-down on the risks involving virtual money.

Shares tap brakes, dollar reverses as Fed nears

9 hours 38 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Record-high world stocks braked and the dollar dipped on Tuesday ahead of a two-day meeting of the Federal Reserve after which it is expected to detail plans to shrink its balance sheet and gradually keep lifting U.S. interest rates.

Activist lifts Clariant stake, aiming to scuttle Huntsman deal

10 hours 16 min ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - The activist investor fighting Clariant's planned $20 billion merger with Huntsman Corp has built a 15.1 percent stake in the Swiss chemicals maker, making it the company's biggest shareholder.

Bayer says needs more time for Monsanto deal approval

10 hours 35 min ago
MONHEIM, Germany (Reuters) - German drugs and pesticides maker Bayer said it would likely take until early next year to complete the planned $66 billion takeover of U.S. seeds group Monsanto , which it had previously expected to be under wraps by the end of 2017.

With new operating system, Apple revamps its money-making App Store

11 hours 33 min ago
(Reuters) - Apple Inc's newest operating system for iPhones and iPads introduces changes to its marketplace for third-party software to satisfy app developers and add new so-called augmented reality apps.

Asian shares slip as investors await Fed meeting for rate clues

12 hours 22 min ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares slipped on Tuesday, hobbled by uncertainty as traders awaited a Federal Reserve meeting for clues on U.S. monetary policy, though sentiment was supported by record highs on Wall Street.

Activist builds 15.1 percent Clariant stake, fights Huntsman deal

12 hours 42 min ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - The activist investor fighting Clariant's planned $20 billion merger with Huntsman Corp has built a 15.1 percent stake in the Swiss chemical maker, making it the company's biggest shareholder.

Toyota president says will continue to make variety of vehicle types

12 hours 46 min ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda on Tuesday said his company would continue to make a variety of vehicle types available to customers, even as tighter global regulations are prompting automakers to develop more electric vehicles.

Austrian minister says Airbus settlement still possible in lawsuit

12 hours 50 min ago
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria's defense minister said on Tuesday he stands by his legal complaint against Airbus about allegations of fraud over a $2 billion fighter deal but still considers an eventual out-of-court settlement an option.

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy ahead of holiday season

13 hours 7 min ago
(Reuters) - Toys 'R' Us Inc, the largest U.S. toy store chain, filed for bankruptcy protection late Monday, the latest sign of turmoil in the retail industry that is caught in a viselike grip of online shopping and discount chains.

Alibaba-backed logistics firm Best slashes proposed U.S. IPO: IFR

13 hours 48 min ago
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Best Inc, a Chinese logistics company backed by Alibaba Group , slashed its proposed U.S. initial public offering after receiving tepid response from investors to its initial valuation, IFR reported on Tuesday, citing people close to the deal.

Asian shares waver as investors await Fed meeting for rate clues

14 hours 20 min ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares slipped on Tuesday, supported by record highs on Wall Street but hobbled by uncertainty as traders awaited a Federal Reserve meeting for clues on U.S. monetary policy.

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:51pm
(Reuters) - Toys "R" Us Inc, the largest U.S. toy store chain, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, the latest sign of turmoil in the retail industry caught in a viselike grip of online shopping and discount chains.

Creditors back CBS's bid for Australia's Ten Network

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:42pm
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Creditors of Australia's embattled Ten Network Holdings Ltd on Tuesday agreed to a A$209.7 million ($167 million) buyout from CBS Corp , effectively ending a battle for control between the U.S. broadcasting giant and Lachlan Murdoch.

Asian shares wobble as investors await Fed meeting for rate clues

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 8:50pm
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares wavered on Tuesday, bolstered by record highs on Wall Street but hobbled by uncertainty as traders waited on a Federal Reserve meeting for clues on U.S. monetary policy.

CBS raises bid for Australia's Ten Network

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 8:48pm
SYDNEY (Reuters) - CBS Corp has sweetened its bid for Australian broadcaster Ten Network Holdings Ltd , ahead of a key creditors' vote later on Tuesday on the future of the company.

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