Asian stocks drift, dollar near nine-month high

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks drifted without clear direction on Monday after Wall Street’s sluggish performance late last week, while the dollar hovered near nine-month highs as fresh comments from a Federal Reserve official boosted bets of a rate hike by year-end.

Kicking fails Seahawks and Cardinals om 6-6 tie

Seattle’s Stephen Hauschka and Arizona’s Chandler Catanzaro missed short field goals that would have won the game in overtime and the Seahawks and Cardinals settled for a 6-6 tie Sunday night. 

Hauschka’s 27-yard field goal was wide left with seven seconds left after Catanzaro’s 24-yarder bounced…

For AT&T, Time Warner was always on the menu

NEW YORK (Reuters) – When Time Warner Inc’s Jeff Bewkes welcomed AT&T Inc’s Randall Stephenson for lunch at Time Warner Center in New York in late August, their meeting was supposed to be one of the catch-ups the two chief executives have had over the years.