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Hong Kong Halloween Halloween clashes mass rally Hong kong braces

Hong Kong braces for mass rally over weekend after Halloween clashes

11 November, 2019 8:56 am 8:56 am

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong cleaned up its famed party zone Lan Kwai Fong on Friday after a night of clashes marred Halloween festivities when police fired tear gas at protesters and were heckled by fancy dress revellers. The Asian financial hub faces another mass demonstration on Saturday, the latest in more than five … Read More

Birthday blues for bitcoin as investors face year-on-year loss

11 November, 2018 8:10 am 8:10 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin was heading towards a year-on-year loss , its 10th birthday, the first loss since last year’s bull market, when the original and biggest digital coin muscled its way to worldwide attention with months of frenzied buying. By 1300 GMT, bitcoin was trading at $6,263 on the BitStamp exchange, leaving investors who … Read More

Halloween’ Scares Away Box Office Competition With $32 Million

10 October, 2018 9:52 am 9:52 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “Halloween” easily stayed No. 1 at the domestic box office in its second weekend as the spooky holiday nears. Universal and Blumhouse’s slasher film starring Jamie Lee Curtis picked up another $32 million, marking a 58 percent decline from its impressive debut. Directed by David Gordon Green, “Halloween” crossed $100 million … Read More