Bill Cosby's lawyer insists he's too vulnerable for jail as he faces up to 10 years on Tuesday

Bill Cosby's lawyer said he's too old for jail on Monday and should get off with house arrest for drugging and molesting Andrea Constand in 2004, AP report. Cosby is at a Pennsylvania court on Tuesday for the final day of his two-day sentencing. Cosby was found guilty on three counts of aggravated indecent assault …

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Michael Kors agrees to buy Versace (KORS)

Michael Kors has agreed to buy the Italian designer Versace in a deal that has an enterprise value of 1.83 billion euros ($2.12 billion). The global fashion luxury group also announced it will change its name to Capri Holdings. "We are excited to have Versace as part of our family of luxury brands, and we …

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10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, SIRI, SHLD, FB, NKE, P)

Here is what you need to know.  Trump's trade war with China takes on a military dimension with fighter jet arms sale to Taiwan.  The US has approved a $330 million arms sale to China's neighbor Taiwan in a move set to increase tensions between Beijing and Washington. The 10-year is flirting with its highest …

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Poll shows Republican favorability peaking higher than Democrats before crucial midterm elections

A new poll shows that Americans now view the Republican party more favorably now than at any point over the last seven years. 45% of Americans have a favorable view of the Republican party according to the Gallup poll, compared to 44% for Democrats. The last time the Republicans had a higher approval rating than …

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China says the US has 'a knife to its neck' over trade talks

A senior Chinese official has described dealing with the United States on trade as akin to negotiating with “a knife to China’s neck”. The remark follows a string of inflammatory remarks from Chinese policymakers following the introduction of new tariffs on Chinese imports from the United States on Monday. The Commonwealth Bank of Australia expects …

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