China Resources Power 1st-Half Net Profit Up 21% At HK$3.00 Billion
China Resources Power Holdings Co. (0836.HK) said Monday its first-half net profit rose 21%, even as power generation volumes fell slightly during the period.
Titans LB McRath to have season-ending surgery
Tennessee Titans linebacker Gerald McRath will have season-ending knee surgery this week.McRath has 120 tackles, 1 1/2 sacks and one interception in 40 career games with the Titans.
'Top Gun' director Tony Scott dies at 68
Tony Scott, director of such Hollywood blockbusters as "Top Gun," died after jumping from a Los Angeles County Bridge.
California supplier recalls lettuce over E. coli fears
Produce supplier voluntarily recalling romaine lettuce that was shipped to 19 states, Puerto Rico and Canada over fears about possible E. coli contamination.
Alabama man fights city for right to keep wife buried in front yard
Man is fighting to keep the remains of his late wife right where he dug her grave in the front yard of his home.
Asian Shares Mixed, Weaker Yen Helps Japan
Asian markets were mixed early Monday with Japanese stocks helped by a weaker yen and Australia down as several major stocks traded ex-dividend which deters their appeal.
Hong Kong Stocks Fall; Banks Give Back Some Gains
Hong Kong stocks moved lower Monday morning, with the Hang Seng Index moving back below the 20,000 level, as banks fell in the wake of a strong advance for the sector Friday.
HTC: Expect US$40 Million Investment Loss on Its Stake in US-Based On-Demand Games Firm
HTC Corp. (2498.TW) said Monday it expects to book an investment loss of US$40 million on its stake in U.S.-based on-demand games company Onlive Inc., which is running out of cash.
Deloitte Says Accountant's Suicide Unrelated To StanChart -Reuters
The suicide of a Deloitte LLP New York accountant, Daniel Pirron, 57, was unrelated to work for Standard Chartered PLC (SNTDF), the company said in a statement reported Sunday on the Reuters news agency website.