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Asia stocks sag as Fed rate prospects revived, China still a worry
TOKYO Asian stocks sagged on Monday after top Federal Reserve officials kept the door open for an interest rate hike in September and investors braced for China economic data this week.
China's market missteps tripping up others  Dallas Morning News
Indian economy offers hope as China struggles  Moneycontrol.com
Irish Times  
Challenged on Left and Right, the Fed Faces a Decision on Rates
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. - Conservative activists who want the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates distributed chocolate coins in golden wrappers at the local airport last week as Fed officials arrived for their annual policy retreat.
Aussie Drops as Fed's Fischer Keeps Door Open for September Move  Bloomberg
World to Fed: We're ready for US rate hike, so don't delay  CNBC
NYMEX-Oil prices fall on US interest rate comments
SINGAPORE Aug 31 Oil prices fell in early Asian trade on Monday, snapping three days of gains which saw the biggest two-day rally in six years, amid speculation on whether the U.S.
Oil prices fall on profit taking, rate hike uncertainty  Reuters India
Oil retreats after biggest 2-day rise since 2009 as rigs climb  THE BUSINESS TIMES
Why I Wouldn't Short Berkshire Hathaway
In times like these,with the markets swinging wildly and lower, it's tempting to bet against large companies with broad exposure to the economy at home and abroad.
Buffet buys back into Whitegate owner  Irish Independent
Buffett's Berkshire Wagers That Americans Are Still Thirsty for Gasoline  Newsmax
'Supergiant' gas field
Italian energy company Eni SpA said yesterday it had discovered a "supergiant" natural gas field off Egypt, describing it as possibly one of the largest in the world.
Eni Boasts of 'Super Giant' Gas Discovery in Egypt, Threatening ...  Forbes
Vast Reserves of Natural Gas Found Off the Coast of Egypt  New York Times
Suzuki shares rise after battle with VW settled in court
TOKYO Aug 31 Shares in Suzuki Motor Corp jumped 4.6 percent early on Monday as investors cheered the settlement of a years-long dispute between the Japanese automaker and Volkswagen AG in an international arbitration court.
Suzuki Plans to Go It Alone After Four-Year VW Dispute Ends  Bloomberg
Top WSJ Stories on Japan: Suzuki Motors, China Slowdown, Little League World ...  Wall Street Journal (blog)
Buried Atari video games sell for $100000
A cache of Atari game cartridges, including copies of one of the worst video games ever made, have sold for more then $100,000 after being discovered in a landfill site in the desert.
Unearthed Atari games were once urban legend: Fable turns into fortune on eBay  Examiner.com
Unearthed Atari Games From Landfill Fetch More than $100K  Newsmax
Pentagon funding new high-tech venture
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced that the Pentagon is funding a new venture to develop cutting-edge electronics and sensors that can flex and stretch and could be built into clothing or the skins of ships and aircraft.
Pentagon to invest $75 million in local tech industry  Palo Alto Online
Pentagon working to develop wearable tech  Blouin News Blogs
Ferry services resume after Calais port blockade
Ferry services have resumed at the Port of Calais following a fresh protest by former workers of dissolved ferry company MyFerryLink.
Travelers Stranded as Striking French Workers Block Port of Calais  Wall Street Journal
Britons left stranded as strike causes Calais chaos  The Times (subscription)
MH370: Science writer casts doubt on flaperon finding
A month after part of an aircraft wing was found on an island in the Indian Ocean, French investigators are yet to confirm it is debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
MH370 investigation stalled by holidays  NEWS.com.au
French experts unsure plane part came from MH370: Report  Zee News