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Global stocks mostly rise ahead of US Fed release

BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were back in positive territory Wednesday as investors looked ahead to a speech by the Federal Reserve chairman for signs of possible plans for more U.S. interest rate cuts.Market benchmarks in London and Frankfurt rose in early trading. On Wall Street, the futures for the S&P 500 index rose…

Police release surveillance footage of suspect in Cal State Fullerton stabbing death

Police have released surveillance footage in the hope of catching the killer who stabbed a retired college administrator in a parking lot at California State University, Fullerton on Monday.Investigators say the unidentified suspect is a man in his mid-20s, possibly Asian, with black hair and dressed in all black.The suspect could be seen on camera running away from the scene…

Suspect in huge Capital One breach seeks release from jail

Lawyers for a transgender woman charged in a massive data breach at Capital One asked a judge Tuesday to release her from federal custody, saying that for her to remain jailed with men is a serious threat to her mental health. Paige Thompson, a talented computer programmer from Seattle who goes by the online handle…

iPhone 11: here’s what we know about new phones, expected release date

Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY Published 2:53 p.m. ET Aug. 16, 2019 | Updated 4:00 p.m. ET Aug. 16, 2019CLOSE There are ways to tinker with your device’s appearance and functionality most of them unknown to the average iPhone owner. USA TODAYIf it’s mid-August, it’s time to start the hype about new iPhones. Apple traditionally announces new…

US move halts release of Iranian tanker held in Gibraltar

MADRID (AP) — The United States moved on Thursday to halt the release of an Iranian supertanker detained in Gibraltar for breaching international sanctions on oil shipments, thwarting efforts by authorities in London and the British overseas territory to defuse tensions with Tehran.The Gibraltar government confirmed earlier media reports that the U.S. Department of Justice…

Police release photo of Houston man who caused mall stampede

Police in Houston released an image of a suspect they say caused a stampede at a Houston-area mall on Sunday when he jumped onto a table in the food court and declared he was going to kill himself. The picture tweeted out by the Houston Police Department early Tuesday shows the suspect appearing to be…