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Big Lenders Make Push to Liquidate Sears

Sears Holdings met with lenders to discuss emergency financing for the retailer. Lenders are pushing for the company to liquidate its assets. The meeting ended without an agreement.

Megyn Kelly asked ‘what is racist?’ about blackface on Halloween. Plenty of people had answers.

The NBC talk show host later apologized for her comments, after they went viral.
Arts and Entertainment

Megyn Kelly asked ‘what is racist?’ about blackface on Halloween. Plenty of people had answers.

The NBC talk show host later apologized for her comments, after they went viral.

Russia’s Sadulaev defeats US wrestler Snyder in final of 2018 World Wrestling Championship

The two previously clashed in the final of the 2017 World Championship, when the American wrestler defeated Sadulaev
TASS

Russia’s Sadulaev defeats US wrestler Snyder in final of 2018 World Wrestling Championship

The two previously clashed in the final of the 2017 World Championship, when the American wrestler defeated Sadulaev

Diplomat expects charter flights between Egypt and Russia to restart before yearend

Egyptian Ambassador to Russia Ihab Nasr said technical preparations for reopening the flights were at the finishing stage
TASS

Diplomat expects charter flights between Egypt and Russia to restart before yearend

Egyptian Ambassador to Russia Ihab Nasr said technical preparations for reopening the flights were at the finishing stage

Caterpillar Pushes Profit Higher

Caterpillar reported higher profit thanks to price increases and rising sales, offsetting higher costs to make and ship its machinery due in part to metal tariffs.
WSJ.com: US Business

Caterpillar Pushes Profit Higher

Caterpillar reported higher profit thanks to price increases and rising sales, offsetting higher costs to make and ship its machinery due in part to metal tariffs.

When it comes to the Khashoggi killing, Erdogan holds double standard over diplomatic immunity

“Why was the consulate opened not immediately but days later for investigation?” the Turkish president asked Tuesday in a speech to parliament.
WorldViews

When it comes to the Khashoggi killing, Erdogan holds double standard over diplomatic immunity

“Why was the consulate opened not immediately but days later for investigation?” the Turkish president asked Tuesday in a speech to parliament.

Erdogan says the Vienna Convention hamstrung Turkey’s search for Khashoggi. Here’s what that is.

A set of international laws governs how host countries must treat embassies and consulates.
WorldViews

Erdogan says the Vienna Convention hamstrung Turkey’s search for Khashoggi. Here’s what that is.

A set of international laws governs how host countries must treat embassies and consulates.

SoftBank CEO Cancels Speech at Saudi Conference

SoftBank Chief Executive Masayoshi Son has canceled his speaking role at a major Saudi Arabian business conference this week, a decision that could test the multibillion-dollar business partnership between the Japanese tech investor and the kingdom.
WSJ.com: WSJD

SoftBank CEO Cancels Speech at Saudi Conference

SoftBank Chief Executive Masayoshi Son has canceled his speaking role at a major Saudi Arabian business conference this week, a decision that could test the multibillion-dollar business partnership between the Japanese tech investor and the kingdom.

Sorry Grandma, Your Soup Looks Boring on Instagram. So We're 'Fixing' It

Family favorites are being changed to make them pop on social media. A 26-year-old tries to make his Italian grandfather’s Old World dishes “more sexy” in pictures.
WSJ.com: WSJD

Sorry Grandma, Your Soup Looks Boring on Instagram. So We're 'Fixing' It

Family favorites are being changed to make them pop on social media. A 26-year-old tries to make his Italian grandfather’s Old World dishes “more sexy” in pictures.

Digital Publisher Refinery29 to Lay Off About 10% of Workforce

Refinery29, the media and entertainment company focused on millennial women, is laying off more than 40 full-time employees as the publisher falls short of its revenue target for the year.
WSJ.com: WSJD

Digital Publisher Refinery29 to Lay Off About 10% of Workforce

Refinery29, the media and entertainment company focused on millennial women, is laying off more than 40 full-time employees as the publisher falls short of its revenue target for the year.

Verizon Adds Phone Customers But Oath Revenue Weakens

Verizon Communications added to its pool of wireless phone subscribers in the third quarter while pressing forward with its bet that it is better to focus on building a faster network than trying to own the content that flows through it.
WSJ.com: WSJD

Verizon Adds Phone Customers But Oath Revenue Weakens

Verizon Communications added to its pool of wireless phone subscribers in the third quarter while pressing forward with its bet that it is better to focus on building a faster network than trying to own the content that flows through it.

iPhone XR Review: You Don't Have to Spend $1,000 for the Best iPhone

The iPhone XR has a few price-cutting compromises, but great battery life, Face ID and a colorful design make it the best iPhone to buy, writes Joanna Stern.
WSJ.com: WSJD

iPhone XR Review: You Don't Have to Spend $1,000 for the Best iPhone

The iPhone XR has a few price-cutting compromises, but great battery life, Face ID and a colorful design make it the best iPhone to buy, writes Joanna Stern.

Next top-level meeting between Russia, Iran, Turkey to be held in Astana, says diplomat

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin said the sides need to ‘synchronize watches’
TASS

Next top-level meeting between Russia, Iran, Turkey to be held in Astana, says diplomat

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin said the sides need to ‘synchronize watches’

Ukrainian schism won’t affect Crimea, says local priest

The head of the Saint Vladimir’s Cathedral in Chersonesus expressed hope that Ukrainian churchgoers will be able to overcome this discord through joint efforts and prayers
TASS

Ukrainian schism won’t affect Crimea, says local priest

The head of the Saint Vladimir’s Cathedral in Chersonesus expressed hope that Ukrainian churchgoers will be able to overcome this discord through joint efforts and prayers

Russia may ban imports of some Ukrainian goods, says PM

Despite all the measures Kiev took against Moscow, Russia remains the largest foreign trade partner of Ukraine, the Russian prime minister said
TASS

Russia may ban imports of some Ukrainian goods, says PM

Despite all the measures Kiev took against Moscow, Russia remains the largest foreign trade partner of Ukraine, the Russian prime minister said

World’s ‘oldest shipwreck’ from more than 2,400 years ago found at the bottom of the Black Sea

Oxygen levels in the depths of the Black Sea are so low that marine life is virtually nonexistent, keeping the ship preserved.
WorldViews

World’s ‘oldest shipwreck’ from more than 2,400 years ago found at the bottom of the Black Sea

Oxygen levels in the depths of the Black Sea are so low that marine life is virtually nonexistent, keeping the ship preserved.

How China plays into Trump’s decision to pull out of INF treaty with Russia

The treaty is between Washington and Moscow, but Trump may be targeting a new arms-control treaty with Beijing.
WorldViews

How China plays into Trump’s decision to pull out of INF treaty with Russia

The treaty is between Washington and Moscow, but Trump may be targeting a new arms-control treaty with Beijing.

Explosive device found near Soros' NY home – report

A bomb squad had to be called to the home of George Soros in Katonah, NY, after an explosive device was discovered near the billionaire's residence. Police have launched an investigation into the incident. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT America

Explosive device found near Soros' NY home – report

A bomb squad had to be called to the home of George Soros in Katonah, NY, after an explosive device was discovered near the billionaire's residence. Police have launched an investigation into the incident. Read Full Article at RT.com

Monsanto loses appeal on historic Roundup cancer verdict, owes $78mn

Months after merging with Bayer in a bid to bury a brand that has become as toxic as its products, Monsanto has lost its appeal in a historic lawsuit that found its Roundup herbicide responsible for a man's cancer. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT America

Monsanto loses appeal on historic Roundup cancer verdict, owes $78mn

Months after merging with Bayer in a bid to bury a brand that has become as toxic as its products, Monsanto has lost its appeal in a historic lawsuit that found its Roundup herbicide responsible for a man's cancer. Read Full Article at RT.com

America could be in 'last days of democracy' – anti-Trump filmmaker Michael Moore

America might be in its final days of democracy, left-wing documentary filmmaker Michael Moore has warned, noting that the constituency of old white men who have long made decisions for the country are a «dying dinosaur.» Read Full Article at RT
RT America

America could be in 'last days of democracy' – anti-Trump filmmaker Michael Moore

America might be in its final days of democracy, left-wing documentary filmmaker Michael Moore has warned, noting that the constituency of old white men who have long made decisions for the country are a «dying dinosaur.» Read Full Article at RT.com

Post-Soviet bloc's top brass to discuss military cooperation on October 26

Chiefs of General Staff from member-states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization will hold a meeting in Kazakhstan’s Almaty on October 26
TASS

Post-Soviet bloc's top brass to discuss military cooperation on October 26

Chiefs of General Staff from member-states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization will hold a meeting in Kazakhstan’s Almaty on October 26

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