1. Oil steady as rising U.S. output undermines OPEC cuts  |  ( reuters )
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices were little changed on Tuesday as expectations of an extended OPEC-led production cut were canceled out by rising output in the United States.
2. SoftBank funding may spur Uber to re-think tough Southeast Asian market  |  ( reuters )
Brooks Entwistle, Uber’s recently appointed chief business officer of Asia Pacific, told Reuters he was looking at the long term in Southeast Asia.
3. Pacific countries show they will push trade deal without the U.S.  |  ( star tribune )
Reviving the original Trans-Pacific Partnership, a trade deal between 12 countries around the Pacific Rim, is technically impossible.
4. Hammond is running out of options  |  ( sky news )
Even taking into account a sudden bump in the third quarter, the annual productivity rate is still stuck at 0.6%.
5. Germany’s Political Impasse Will Stymie Further European Change  |  ( wsj )
BERLIN—The prospects for overhauling the European Union and its currency, the euro, have hit further trouble as Germany grapples with newfound political instability and its leaders brace for potential early elections.
6. Zimbabwe President’s Party Plans Impeachment Proceedings  |  ( wsj )
ZANU-PF removed Mr. Mugabe as its party leader on Sunday, five days after tanks rolled into the capital and the military took control of the government.
7. Searchers Race Against Time to Find Missing Argentine Submarine  |  ( wsj )
MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina—Naval forces from the U.S. and several other countries, battling strong winds and high waves, joined in a race against time to search for a missing submarine thought to have sunk hundreds of miles off the coast of Argentina with 44 crew members and dwindling oxygen supplies.
8. 2 men accused of offering bribes to Uganda, Chad officials  |  ( star tribune )
NEW YORK — Two representatives of a Chinese energy conglomerate have been charged in New York with offering millions of dollars in bribes to the president of Chad and the Ugandan foreign minister to generate business.
9. Asia stocks supported by global growth optimism, dollar strong  |  ( reuters )
[.N]In currencies, the dollar index against a basket of six major currencies stood near a one-week peak of 94.104 .DXY touched overnight.
10. Canada, Mexico to rebuff U.S. over NAFTA goals as talks bog down  |  ( reuters )
A NAFTA banner is seen during the fifth round of NAFTA talks involving the United States, Mexico and Canada, in Mexico City, Mexico, November 19, 2017.
11. Owners say Chrysler Pacifica minivan suddenly shuts off  |  ( star tribune )
Traveling at 70 mph, the brand-new Chrysler Pacifica suddenly shut off.
12. Fires prompt another recall for Minnesota-based Arctic Cat  |  ( star tribune )
The recalls involve 2017 Wildcat Trail SE (Special Edition) and 2017 Wildcat Sport (SE) vehicles.
13. Loggers and truckers sue Xcel Energy over proposed shutdowns of plants  |  ( star tribune )
It has also claimed that removing biomass energy could save its customers nearly $700 million over the next 11 years.
14. Kurds, Warning of Hostilities in Iraq, Appeal for a U.S. Envoy  |  ( wsj )
WASHINGTON—The Iraqi Kurdish government has asked the U.S. to appoint a special envoy to mediate a deepening and potentially dangerous dispute between the central government in Baghdad and the semiautonomous Kurdish region, a top Kurdish official said Monday.
15. Budget 2017: Railcard extended for people aged up to 30  |  ( bbc )
Image copyright PARailcards offering discounted train travel are to be extended to people up to 30 years old.
16. Exclusive: Sony Pictures Opens Jumanji-Themed Escape Room In Los Angeles  |  ( forbes )
Sony Pictures EntertainmentSony Pictures Entertainment believes escape rooms are perfect vehicles to drive excitement for a major movie release.
17. U.S. sues to stop AT&T buying Time Warner, says would hike rates  |  ( reuters )
“It doesn’t look like a stretch.”Aside from Trump and the Justice Department, the deal is also opposed by an array of consumer groups and smaller television networks.
18. Nebraska clears path for Keystone XL pipeline, challenges remain  |  ( reuters )
UNCERTAINTYFILE PHOTO -- A TransCanada Keystone Pipeline pump station operates outside Steele City, Nebraska March 10, 2014.
19. CBS News, PBS, and Bloomberg suspend Charlie Rose amid sexual harassment allegations  |  ( business insider )
'Charlie Rose' is produced by Charlie Rose, Inc., an independent television production company.
20. BHP, Vale get extension to settle $48 billion Samarco claim  |  ( reuters )
(Reuters) - BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP.AX) and Vale SA (VALE5.SA) have secured a 150-day extension from a Brazilian court to negotiate a settlement of a $48 billion claim stemming from the Samarco mine disaster in 2015, BHP said on Tuesday.
21. 'Justice League' Box Office Failure, DOJ Lawsuit Are Major Trouble For DCEU  |  ( forbes )
I'm severely unhappy at the prospect of the Cyborg film being lost, as Ray Fisher was among my favorite and the best parts of Justice League.
22. Nebraska gives long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline new life  |  ( star tribune )
Keystone XL would expand the existing Keystone pipeline network that went into service in July 2010.
23. Charlie Rose suspended by CBS after 8 women accuse him of sexual harassment  |  ( cnn )
Charlie Rose was suspended by CBS on Monday after eight women accused him of sexual harassment, with allegations including groping, unwanted sexual advances and inappropriate phone calls.
24. Justice Department sues to block AT&T-Time Warner deal  |  ( cnn )
The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, the parent company of CNN.
25. 21st Century Fox in $90 million settlement tied to sexual harassment scandal  |  ( reuters )
Monday’s settlement calls for insurers of Fox officers, Fox directors and Ailes’ estate to pay the $90 million to the New York-based company for the benefit of shareholders.
26. Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal  |  ( star tribune )
NEW YORK — The Justice Department is suing AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, setting the stage for an epic legal battle with the telecom giant.
27. CBS warns of blackout, loss of holiday sporting events for Dish customers  |  ( cnn )
CBS warned Dish customers Monday of a blackout that could deprive viewers of NFL and college football games over the long weekend.
28. 8 women reportedly come forward with sexual harassment allegations against TV legend Charlie Rose  |  ( business insider )
In a statement to The Post, Rose said that he deeply apologized " for my inappropriate behavior.
29. US moves to block AT&T's $85.4bn takeover of Time Warner  |  ( bbc )
Image copyright Getty ImagesThe US Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit to block telecoms giant AT&T's $85.4bn acquisition of Time Warner, the owner of CNN and HBO.
30. Lucky to survive his first budget, Hammond cannot botch his second  |  ( the guardian )
George Freeman, the reform-minded former chair of the prime minister’s policy board, has stepped aside from the role after unleashing a series of salvoes about the need for a rethink.