When a man who sold his body for $200 to get the ‘biggest’ fish in town dies at the market

A man has died after collapsing and falling from a high-rise market in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD.The 36-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.A police spokesman said the man’s death was “unexplained”.He was pronounced deceased at the site about 6:00pm (AEST) on Sunday.The man was a regular at the Market Street Market.Police have not released the names of […]

The Mitchells Fish Market opens its doors to the public for the first time

Mitchells is the latest market to open its doors, following an announcement from New Zealand’s largest fish and chip vendor, Macmillan.The Mitchells Market, located at the heart of the city’s waterfront, has been the site of the world’s largest ever fish market.It has been a boon to the local economy, said co-owner Tim Smith.“It’s made a lot of money and […]

Stock market opens on Tuesday, but market is down 2%

MARKET OPENING IN: MARKET HOURS: 9AM-7PM (EDT) MARKET CLOSING: 7PM-6AM (EDW) NEW YORK (Reuters) – The benchmark S&P 500 index ended its day higher on Tuesday but fell more than 1 percent, the worst performance since March 2008.The index ended at 7,742.63, down 2.1 percent.The Dow Jones Industrial Average, the benchmark of technology stocks, finished at 2,569.25, up 0.2 percent.The […]