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Unopened vintage 'Super Mario Bros.' video game sells for $100G, setting new world record

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An unopened 1985 copy of the iconic “Super Mario Bros.” video game has been sold for $100,150. The sale set a new world record for a graded video game, according to Heritage Auctions, which participated in the purchase. The classic Nintendo title was graded by experts at Wata Games and received a “Near Mint” grade Read More

Nissan panel to recommend outside director to chair board: Nikkei

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People walk past a dealer shop of Nissan Motor Co. in Tokyo, Japan, February 12, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-hoon TOKYO (Reuters) – A Nissan Motor governance committee will recommend the appointment of an external director as board chairman, a role distinct from company chairman, in a move to decentralize power at the top level, the Nikkei Read More

Xcelerate to sell third-party warranties for EVs including Teslas

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DETROIT (Reuters) – Auto leasing and financing company Xcelerate said on Thursday it has launched the first U.S. third-party extended warranties for electric vehicles, including those of market leader Tesla Inc, filling a void for used vehicles that have so far lacked such coverage. FILE PHOTO: A Tesla logo is seen at a groundbreaking ceremony Read More

Marksmen Announces Proposed Private Placement

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CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Marksmen Energy Inc. (“Marksmen” or the “Company”) announces that it plans to complete a non-brokered private placement of up to 4,650,000 units (the “Units”) of Marksmen at a price of $0.10 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of up to a maximum of $465,000 (the “Offering”). There Read More

UK and Bulgaria examine whether 2015 poisoning has links to Salisbury

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By Lucia Binding, news reporter The UK and Bulgaria are investigating possible connections between the Salisbury nerve agent attack and a 2015 poisoning in Bulgaria. One of the three Russian suspects linked to the poisoning of ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal is alleged to have been involved in the poisoning of the Bulgarian owner of an Read More

Bank of America appoints head of new EU unit in Brexit move

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FILE PHOTO: The company logo of the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch is displayed at its office in Hong Kong March 8, 2013. REUTERS/Bobby Yip LONDON (Reuters) – Bank of America Merrill Lynch has named Sanaz Zaimi as head of its new Paris-based European Union broker-dealer unit BofA Securities Europe, the U.S. bank said Read More

Transocean Ltd. Announces Early Results of Cash Tender Offers

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STEINHAUSEN, Switzerland, Jan. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) announced today on behalf of Transocean Inc., its wholly-owned subsidiary (collectively with Transocean Ltd., “Transocean”), the results to date of Transocean Inc.’s previously announced cash tender offers (the “Tender Offers”) for the following series of notes issued by Transocean Inc. (the “Notes”). In Read More

Hiding in plain sight: Art detective finds stolen Spanish treasures in unlikely spot

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An investigator dubbed the ‘Indiana Jones of the art world’ has recovered two priceless stone treasures stolen from a Spanish church over a decade ago after tracing them to the garden of an English aristocrat. The carved friezes were stolen from the Visigoth-era Santa Maria de Lara church near Burgos in Spain, which dates back Read More

U.S. grand jury indicts four Audi managers in VW emissions probe

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal grand jury in Detroit on Thursday indicted four managers at Volkswagen AG’s (VOWG_p.DE) luxury Audi unit as part of the U.S. government’s investigation into the German automaker’s diesel (gasoil) emissions cheating scandal, according to court documents. An Audi logo is pictured at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt, Germany Read More