Ralan director asks unit buyers to set aside hatred and take his deal

Ralan director asks unit buyers to set aside hatred and take his deal

Dec 5, 2019 — 6.41pmDeveloper Ralan director William O'Dwyer has embarked on a roadshow of meetings this week to convince the victims of his collapsed company to buy more apartments from a mysterious developer "Mr X" in order to recover their losses.Apartment buyers and Ralan's unsecured creditors – many of them of Chinese background –…
Boral hit by ‘financial irregularities’ in US windows

Boral hit by ‘financial irregularities’ in US windows

Dec 5, 2019 — 6.14pmBuilding products group Boral has begun a forensic investigation into ''financial irregularities'' in its North American windows operations which could result in a one-off earnings hit of up to $US30 million ($44 million).Boral chief executive Mike Kane said late on Thursday the company was undertaking a ''comprehensive and urgent investigation of…
British caver suing Elon Musk gets emotional during his testimony about ‘pedo guy’ tweet – CNN

British caver suing Elon Musk gets emotional during his testimony about ‘pedo guy’ tweet...

Vernon Unsworth, a caver from the UK who was part of the rescue team that saved 12 boys and their soccer coach from a cave in Thailand last summer, took the stand in a Los Angeles courtroom on Wednesday for a defamation lawsuit he brought against Musk for the…
Angus Taylor demands apology from Naomi Wolf

Angus Taylor demands apology from Naomi Wolf

Asked about the dispute in question time on Parliament's last sitting day for 2019, Mr Taylor demanded an apology of his own."Of course I recall seeing and meeting Ms Wolf at New College in Oxford during my time there," he said."My speech to the Parliament six years ago did not say she was involved in…
JPMorgan banker shown ACCC notes

JPMorgan banker shown ACCC notes

Dec 5, 2019 — 5.16pmA JPMorgan banker who received immunity from prosecution for alleged cartel conduct from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission confirmed he read notes given to him by the ACCC before making his witness statement.Former JPMorgan capital markets manager Richard Galvin also admitted he met with the bank’s lawyers months before he…
Foxtel cuts jobs after restructure, locks in refinance

Foxtel cuts jobs after restructure, locks in refinance

Dec 5, 2019 — 3.53pmFoxtel has cut about 30 positions across promotions, production and commercial, after the consolidation of three creative teams across the News Corp majority-owned pay TV business.The redundancies occurred as a result of a restructure Foxtel announced in October, which brought together Felix, FNA Creative and Fox Sports Creative.Foxtel has confirmed about 30…
Trump’s son drawn into barking mad impeachment process

Trump’s son drawn into barking mad impeachment process

OpinionThe only dissenting witness brought into the hearings by Republicans made one of the more cogent arguments to date about why impeachment may not be justified as yet.Jacob GreberUnited States CorrespondentWashington | In the uber-aggressive, hyper-partisan battleground of impeachment process, even the least-consequential spark can become an inferno.With so much at stake, there's little room…
Elon Musk opens up about his wealth during ‘pedo guy’ defamation trial – Business Insider

Elon Musk opens up about his wealth during ‘pedo guy’ defamation trial – Business...

The Tesla CEO took the witness stand in a Los Angeles courtroom Wednesday in a trial that could set a precedent for public discourse on social media.
Dow Jones Futures: Stock Market Rally Gets Bullish Wake-Up Call; RH, Slack, Hot IPO Progyny Are Earnings Movers – Investor’s Business Daily

Dow Jones Futures: Stock Market Rally Gets Bullish Wake-Up Call; RH, Slack, Hot IPO...

Dow Jones futures: The stock market rally got a bullish wake-up call, but took China trade news in stride. RH, Slack, hot IPO Progyny reported earnings.
3 wounded, shooter is dead in shooting at Pearl Harbor naval shipyard – Business Insider

3 wounded, shooter is dead in shooting at Pearl Harbor naval shipyard – Business...

The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. At least one person was treated at a Honolulu hospital following the shooting.