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Yep, Sydney Just Named Its New Ferry 'Ferry McFerryface'

Yep, Sydney Just Named Its New Ferry 'Ferry McFerryface'

The New South Wales government's public transport body announced on Monday night that the label has officially been picked as the name for its newest ferry after it was deemed one of the most popular from a public competition voted on by hundreds of Sydneysiders.



Missouri AG subpoenas Google in antitrust investigation

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley said Monday that he is investigating whether Google violated state antitrust and consumer protection laws. The Kansas City Star first reported on the investigation. Attorney generals of 37 states reached a $7 million settlement in 2013 over Google's unauthorized collection of Wi-Fi data through its Street View digital-mapping cars.


Brookfield Property makes $14B bid for mall owner GGP

Brookfield Property makes $14B bid for mall owner GGP

Scotiabank raised the price target of the stock on November 6 changing the price objective from $25.25 to $25.50 with a rating of "Outperform". CIBC reaffirmed an outperform rating and set a C$44.00 price objective on shares of Brookfield Renewable Partners in a research report on Wednesday, September 7th.


Lyft announces plan to launch in Toronto in December

Lyft announces plan to launch in Toronto in December

It's move into the Toronto market will be its first outside the U.S. Meanwhile, Uber has faced a series of civil lawsuits and executive turnover. Expansion outside of the United States was only a matter of time - the move was even foreshadowed in a September report that claimed Toronto would be Lyft's first global target, with Australia and New Zealand as potential next steps.


India, US, Japan, Australia hold first quad talks on Indo-Pacific cooperation

India, US, Japan, Australia hold first quad talks on Indo-Pacific cooperation

Department of State officials met with senior officials from Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, India's Ministry of External Affairs , and Japan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on November 12, 2017 in Manila to discuss their shared vision for increased prosperity and security in a free and open Indo-Pacific region.


Shopping Day Madness! Why Investors Aren't insane for Alibaba

Shopping Day Madness! Why Investors Aren't insane for Alibaba

Promoted by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, which claimed more than a million retailers worldwide took part this year, including for the first time United States department store Macy's, each year on 11 November companies offer discounts on a range of products for a limited 24-hour period.