Police officer ‘punched’, eight arrested after Bank Street crowd turns nasty in Adelaide

Police officer ‘punched’, eight arrested after Bank Street crowd turns nasty in Adelaide

Posted May 18, 2018 11:10:52 A police officer was allegedly punched in the face when a crowd of up to 30 people turned aggressive on North Terrace overnight, resulting in the arrest of eight teenagers. Police were responding to reports of a man damaging and attempting to remove a street …

Donald Trump criticises China for being ‘spoiled’ on trade, Wall Street turns negative

Donald Trump criticises China for being ‘spoiled’ on trade, Wall Street turns negative

Posted May 18, 2018 07:51:46 US President Donald Trump’s comments about China and other countries becoming “spoiled” did not help market sentiment on Wall Street. Markets at 7:20am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.2pc, ASX 200 (Thursday close) -0.2pc to 6,094 AUD: 75.11 US cents, 55.54 British pence, 63.64 Euro …

Wall Street sinks on inflation fears and surging interest rates

Wall Street sinks on inflation fears and surging interest rates

Updated May 16, 2018 08:22:18 Wall Street experienced its worst day in three weeks after a surge in interest rates sparked a wave of selling. Markets at 7:15am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures -0.1pc, ASX 200 (Tuesday close) -0.6pc to 6,098 AUD: 74.71 US cents, 55.29 British pence, 63.1 Euro …

Wall Street rebounds on retail, Australian jobs and unemployment report ahead

Wall Street rebounds on retail, Australian jobs and unemployment report ahead

Updated May 17, 2018 07:41:09 Wall Street bounced back overnight, thanks to a surge in retail and technology stocks — even as traders remained on edge about geopolitics and rising US interest rates. Markets at 7:15am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.2pc, ASX 200 (Wednesday close) +0.2pc to 6,107 AUD: …

Wall Street lifts on surging oil prices, trade optimism hampered by defensive stocks

Wall Street lifts on surging oil prices, trade optimism hampered by defensive stocks

Updated May 15, 2018 08:29:54 Australian shares are expected to open without much momentum this morning, despite a mildly positive finish on Wall Street overnight. Markets at 7:10am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures flat, ASX 200 (Monday close) +0.3pc to 6,135 AUD: 75.22 US cents, 55.46 British pence, 63.07 Euro …

Woman arrested over violent outburst in KFC outlet on Adelaide’s Hindley Street

Woman arrested over violent outburst in KFC outlet on Adelaide’s Hindley Street

Posted May 12, 2018 12:45:30 Photo: A young woman smashes equipment inside a KFC outlet in Adelaide. (Instagram: sh*tadelaide) Related Story: Hindley Street crime data prompts push for more police A young woman has been arrested for smashing up a KFC store and assaulting staff at the outlet along Adelaide’s …

Wall Street lifted by oil prices after Trump pulls out of Iran deal, AMP to face angry investors

Wall Street lifted by oil prices after Trump pulls out of Iran deal, AMP to face angry investors

Updated May 10, 2018 09:30:04 Australian shares are set to follow Wall Street higher, as surging oil prices boosted US energy stocks. Markets at 7:10am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.4pc, ASX 200 (Wednesday close) +0.3pc to 6,108. AUD: 74.64 US cents, 55.08 British pence, 62.96 Euro cents, 81.88 Japanese …

US withdrawal from Iran deal drives Wall Street and oil prices, Australian investors eye budget wash-up

US withdrawal from Iran deal drives Wall Street and oil prices, Australian investors eye budget wash-up

Updated May 09, 2018 09:46:45 Photo: Donald Trump said the US would impose “the highest level of economic sanctions” on Iran. (Reuters: Jonathan Ernst) Stocks on Wall Street have recovered from earlier losses as US President Donald Trump announced the United States would pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, …

Why is Melbourne’s Flinders Lane not called Little Flinders Street? – Curious Melbourne

Why is Melbourne’s Flinders Lane not called Little Flinders Street? – Curious Melbourne

Updated May 04, 2018 09:58:43 Photo: Flinders Lane bucks the naming convention set by Little Bourke Street and Little Collins Street. (ABC Radio Melbourne: Simon Leo Brown) Related Story: Melbourne looks to Europe to deal with congestion — but the Premier is unconvinced Related Story: The tiny homes that solved …

Elon Musk’s refusal to answer ‘boring’ questions sinks Tesla shares; Wall Street ends mixed

Elon Musk’s refusal to answer ‘boring’ questions sinks Tesla shares; Wall Street ends mixed

Updated May 04, 2018 09:38:07 Photo: Elon Musk saw $US3 billion wiped off Tesla’s market value after he challenged analysts to: “Please sell our stock and don’t buy it.” (Reuters: Bobby Yip) Wall Street ended its day mostly lower, with disappointing earnings from big-name companies like Tesla offset by solid …