MONETA Money Bank reaches $1.2 billion deal for PPF’s Air Bank

MONETA Money Bank reaches $1.2 billion deal for PPF's Air Bank

PRAGUE, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Czech lender MONETA Money Bank agreed a re-worked 25.9 billion crown ($1.16 billion) deal to buy the Air Bank group of companies from PPF, its largest shareholder, reviving a bid that other shareholders had rejected earlier this year.PPF, the investment group started by late Czech billionaire Petr Kellner, is making … Read more

Noah Syndergaard reaches deal with Angels

Noah Syndergaard reaches deal with Angels

Noah Syndergaard reaches deal with Angels n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”noah-syndergaard-deal-with-angels”,”type”:”story”}).parts.2″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”noah-syndergaard-deal-with-angels”,”type”:”story”}).parts.2.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”noah-syndergaard-deal-with-angels”,”type”:”story”}).parts.3″:{“content”:”The Angels have other internal options who could be in the mix next year, such as Reid Detmers, Griffin Canning and Jaime Barría. But Minasian spoke last week about wanting to add an aggressive pitcher to that group, and Sydergaard fits that bill. He’s only thrown two innings over … Read more

Garbine Muguruza reaches semifinals of WTA Finals; Karolina Pliskova eliminated despite win

Garbine Muguruza reaches semifinals of WTA Finals; Karolina Pliskova eliminated despite win

GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Garbine Muguruza ended Anett Kontaveit’s 12-match winning streak with a 6-4, 6-4 victory Sunday that propelled her into the semifinals at the WTA Finals.Muguruza, who will be playing in her first semifinals of this tournament since 2015, needed the win to advance at the expense of Wimbledon finalist Karolina Pliskova. Kontaveit was … Read more

CA cyclone reaches ’100 year storm’ status in Sacramento

The ‘bomb cyclone’ hits. Rain drenches Sacramento, prompting fears of floods, mudslides

The bomb cyclone and atmospheric river that doused a parched Northern California this weekend brought the most rainfall to Sacramento in a 24-hour period Sunday, breaking a record that’s held since 1880. Now that the rain is slowing, The Sacramento Bee dug into the technicalities. Was this record-breaking storm a so-called 100- year storm? The … Read more