Trading in US stock futures had to be halted after violent moves, and markets are spooked

Drew Angerer/Getty Images An unusual move in US equity market futures this morning triggered a market intervention by CME Group, the world’s biggest futures exchange. CME had to halt trading for brief periods “to enter the market preventing even harder moves”. Traders are unsure what caused the move, which has left an extra bout of […]

Crypto investors are hopeful that Mt Gox’s bitcoin sell-off will be halted until September

REUTERS/Toru Hanai Last week the trustees of bust bitcoin exchange Mt Gox said they had sold $ 400 million of bitcoin since the end of last year. Bitcoin investors blamed the large sell orders for a slump in bitcoin’s price at the start of the year. Many investors believe Mt Gox’s trustees can’t sell any […]

Mikael Kingsbury's moguls winning streak halted on home snow

Mikael Kingsbury finished on the podium, but for the first time in 357 days, someone was standing higher than the moguls great. Kingsbury, from Deux-Montagnes, Que., had a streak of 13 straight World Cup wins, dating back all the way to his last loss on Jan. 28, 2017 in Calgary, where he also finished second. His streak began on Feb. […]

London musical halted as ‘drunk’ audience member throws BANANAS at actors

During the first half of the show, it seems a woman – under the influence of alcohol – began hurling the fruit at the cast. After being asked to stop by front of house staff, the unrest escalated – according to WhatsOnStage. She was swiftly ejected while the show was momentarily halted. Performer Jodie Jacobs […]

The SEC just halted trading of The Crypto Company — whose shares have soared 17,000% in 3 months

Thomson Reuters The top US securities regulator halted trading of The Crypto Company, it said late Monday. The agency is concerned with the accuracy of statements produced by the company and has frozen shares until January 3. The US Securities and Exchange Commission has temporarily suspended trading of securities of The Crypto Company, a California-based […]

All Flights Halted at Atlanta Airport Due to Power Outage

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Google Maps Street View captures THIS moment traffic is halted – you won't believe why

Google Maps footage also comes from around the whole world. This means Google viewers can see situations they wouldn’t normally come across in their own country. A hilarious still from New Zealand of a driver tackling herds of sheep, demonstrates this. In the image, a man runs into the road, his arms spread in a […]

The Chase: Show halted after player mistakes Mark Labbett for someone else in epic gaffe

When 51-year-old Carol was up to take her turn against the chaser, the player showed her nerves as she made an awkward mistake with The Beast.  “Hello Carol,” he said jovially, as she replied: “Hello Paul”. Turning to face his team member, puzzled host Bradley Walsh said instantly: “That’s Mark. “But I tell you what […]

Antiques Road Trip HALTED as Phil Serrell left injured in chaotic deal – 'My back!'

Phil Serrell was on the hunt for the perfect item to take to the final auction when he stumbled across an old cigarette advertisement high on the wall.  As he shouted seller Dave over to ask the price, the dealer was not looking where he was going, which turned out to be a mistake in […]