Rumor: Big Changes Coming To Sapphire Reserve – One Mile at a Time

Rumor: Big Changes Coming To Sapphire Reserve – One Mile at a Time

While nothing has been confirmed, it's rumored that some big changes are coming to the popular Chase Sapphire Reserve shortly. Here's what the rumors are.
Missiles fired at Iraqi air base housing US troops

Missiles fired at Iraqi air base housing US troops

BreakingUpdated Jan 8, 2020 — 11.53am, first published at 10.56amWashington | Iran fired a series of rockets at two US-Iraqi air bases early on Wednesday Baghdad time, the Pentagon said, in what appeared to be the first Iranian response to the killing of General Qassem Soleimani by American forces last week.The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps earlier…
Watching a pathetic Weinstein enter court is already a win

Watching a pathetic Weinstein enter court is already a win

OpinionThe once fearsome producer whose sexual bullying helped fuel the rage behind MeToo now appears weak, pale and pathetic. It all feels very calculated.Robin AbcarianHarvey Weinstein has been hobbling into a New York court this week, leaning on a walker cushioned by two bright green tennis balls. Bent and shuffling, he no longer appeared to…
Caltex reveals rival takeover approaches, including EG

Caltex reveals rival takeover approaches, including EG

Jan 8, 2020 — 10.29amCaltex has revealed that the $8.6 billion takeover offer from Canada's Alimentation Couche-Tard has spurred approaches from other suitors including Britain's EG Group, indicating the real possibility of a bidding war for the Australian fuel supplier.The disclosure follows a media report on Tuesday that said private equity-backed EG Group, which last…
Bushfire appeal: Billionaires, where are you?

Bushfire appeal: Billionaires, where are you?

Jan 8, 2020 — 9.45amComedian Celeste Barber has taken aim at Australian billionaires, including Gina Rinehart, as she tries to rally more financial support to help firefighters battling mammoth blazes across NSW and Victoria.Comedian Celeste Barber.  Ms Barber, who has raised more than $40 million after launching a social media plea for donations, publicly called…
Tesla price target raised to $556 at Argus Research – MarketWatch

Tesla price target raised to $556 at Argus Research – MarketWatch

Analyst Bill Selesky of Argus Research on Tuesday raised his price target on Tesla Inc. stock to $556, saying that last week's better-than-expected...
ASX futures flat, building approvals ahead

ASX futures flat, building approvals ahead

LiveUpdated Jan 8, 2020 — 10.03am, first published at 8.32amKey PointsASX futures are up 3 points.Building approvals data out at 11.30am.7 mins ago – 10.03amParinga defaults on Tribeca payment, considers trade saleRobert GuyParinga Resources, which mines coal in the US, has defaulted on a $US1.5 million payment due on a loan provided by Tribeca Global…
The Trump administration has started preparing economic sanctions against Iraq

The Trump administration has started preparing economic sanctions against Iraq

The Trump administration has started preparing economic sanctions against Iraq
ASX lacks direction, Wall St ends lower

ASX lacks direction, Wall St ends lower

Jan 8, 2020 — 5.35amAustralian shares are poised for a flat open, reflecting conflicting views on how to position for geopolitical risks and signs that the global economy is in recovery mode.The Australian dollar shed 1% to US68.68¢ at about 8.30am AEDT, with strategists pointing to the economic cost of the bushfires.ASX futures up 3…
Defense Secretary Mark Esper says an Iranian attack was ‘days’ away – Business Insider

Defense Secretary Mark Esper says an Iranian attack was ‘days’ away – Business Insider

The Trump administration has refused to disclose any information about the intelligence that allegedly motivated its dramatic escalation with Iran.