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Giant pearl found by Fisherman 10yrs ago worth 76m Giant pearl found by Fisherman 10yrs ago worth 76m
- August 24, 2016

An unnamed fisherman found a two-foot-long pearl off the Philippine coast and kept it for ten years as a good luck charm . She added: " We were amazed when he brought it to us ". The Pearl of Lao Tzu , also found in the Palawan sea, weighs 6.4kg and is worth US$35 million. It's now on show at Ripley's Believe It or Not! in NY city. (more...)
Mission: Impossible 6 Pre-Production Halted Due to Tom Cruise Salary Mission: Impossible 6 Pre-Production Halted Due to Tom Cruise Salary
- August 21, 2016

As you probably could've guessed, the Mission: Impossible 6 delay comes down to money. The other scenario suggests the studio wants to pay Cruise around the same amount he received for Rogue Nation , but the actor wants a raise on par with what Universal gave him for The Mummy . (more...)
Brexit: Britain could have 'special relationship' with European Union, says German minister Brexit: Britain could have 'special relationship' with European Union, says German minister
- August 19, 2016

Uncertainty continues to surround Brexit - Britain might not actually leave the European Union for another three years, while senior ministers Boris Johnson and Liam Fox have been arguing about their roles in planning for the divorce. "Even if we didn't want or hope for it, Brexit won and, as it won, there can't be any British members in the next European Parliament", said Mr Roth. (more...)
SolarCity Agrees to Tesla's $2.6 Billion Deal
- August 12, 2016

Market observers considered it a huge step for Elon Musk to realize his master plan over the next ten years. However, the agreement involves a 45 "go-shop" period which fundamentally allows SolarCity to seek alternative proposals during the defined time. (more...)
Japan central bank opts for modest stimulus expansion
- August 10, 2016

In a statement, the BOJ announced that will purchase exchange traded funds (ETF), so increasing at an annual pace of an estimated 6 trillion yen, nearly double the previous pace of about 3.3 trillion yen. Trading conditions in the greenback against the yen had been extremely illiquid steering into the BoJ's statement, with the bid to ask spread widening to 0.40 yen at some point, though later narrowing back to an estimated 0.02 yen as trading conditions regularized. (more...)
Suspected meth lab found under parking lot of NY Wal-Mart Suspected meth lab found under parking lot of NY Wal-Mart
- August 10, 2016

He said, "We check in various areas that people who might be up to no good, might be using for no good". Officers say the culvert is tall enough for a person to stand up in. This group deals specifically with unsafe chemical situations, most commonly meth labs. You can see all sorts of odd people and things at your local Wal-Mart, but a drug lab may top the insane meter. (more...)