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World stocks edge lower on growth concerns, Brexit

Mar. 6, 2019 7:14 AM EST

BANGKOK (AP) — World stock markets mostly turned lower on Wednesday on concerns for global growth and after another round of talks on Britain's exit from the European Union proved inconclusive. Germany's DAX fell 0.2 percent to 11,594 while the CAC40 in France declined 0.1 percent, to 5,290 after the OECD,...

China says new law will bar demands for technology handover

Mar. 6, 2019 12:36 AM EST

BEIJING (AP) — China will bar government authorities from demanding overseas companies hand over technology secrets in exchange for market share, a top economic official said Wednesday, addressing a key complaint at the heart of the China-U.S. trade dispute. The provision is contained in a foreign...

Asian shares mostly higher, led by Chinese markets

Mar. 5, 2019 11:42 PM EST

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher Wednesday after a listless day of modest losses on Wall Street. Chinese benchmarks led the advance, lifted by promises the legislature will enact measures to open the economy and cool trade tensions. The Shanghai Composite index jumped 0.9 percent to 3,082.87...

NBA Fashion: All-Stars break out specialty shoes for weekend

Feb. 11, 2019 1:24 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NBA players once again will be sharing personal stories this weekend during All-Star festivities — and using basketball shoes as a platform to get their message out. When Kevin Durant takes the floor on Sunday he'll be wearing pink Nike KD 11 Aunt Pearls shoes bearing the...

NBA All-Stars: Who is wearing what shoe brands this weekend

Feb. 11, 2019 12:13 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NBA players will breakout special shoes this weekend during the All-Star game. Here a list of who will be wearing what: NIKE Giannis Antetokounmpo, Karl-Anthony Towns, Bradley Beal, Anthony Davis, Kevin Durant, Paul George, Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Nikola Jokic, Khris Middleton,...