Sep 20 - Samsung says it is planning to add the iPhone 5 to its existing patent lawsuits against Apple
Ahead the power of apple and -- -- aren't channels spotted -- later in the show. Look at it three Times Square this Thursday from Reuters world headquarters in New York. It has something special when your competitors are coming after you. Before your new product has even come out. That's where apple finds itself head of the official release of the iPhone 5. Samsung is saying it plans to add the device to its patent lawsuits filed against the company. Apple Korea declined to comment the iPhone 5 goes on sale in stores in Australia about eight hours or so. Shares trading near the 700 dollar mark. From soaring apple to struggling Bank of America -- -- did hit 161000. As in 161000. Jobs. That's the number of cuts be eBay plans to make by the end of the year according to the Wall Street Journal one year ahead of schedule. It's part of a plan to eliminate 30000 jobs overall. CEO Brian Moines hand trying to reduce risk at a company that has lagged rivals in recovering from the financial crisis. Shares down from their 2012 high above ten bucks reached in March. The single cup coffee wars heating up Starbucks -- -- coffee maker will sell for a 199 bucks. The souped up version going for 399. This could stick it to the current dominant one cup players. Green mountains carry you brewer priced at around 250. And Nestle's espresso machines which range from 13700. Bucks. Retail sales for her is now officially start October with online sales beginning quietly this week. Starbucks looking to provide its K cups of coffee for green mountains Carrick machines. Saying every smell will quote co exist with that business Greenspan shares headed south again. Yesterday -- food maker General Mills announced strong results now let's -- actress turned. The company behind chef boy RD and other brands reporting higher than expected profit and raised its outlook. Recent acquisitions helping to boost earnings the stock trading near its -- high between 734 -- in January. 46 days until the US election and we'll probably hear at least that many references to the gipper. Ronald Reagan up to November 6. But the US isn't the only nation harking back to that era trachsel well -- joins us from London -- us and. Held Nicole remember him I -- -- it's -- there's there's another elderly statesman is being roared out to trying to drum up support for politician in need of help. I got DiMarco yes the tough lady. Europe is -- Tahoe are strange form amend sort of trying -- -- faith in the -- and project. Ahead of next year's elections. Now getting Cole who is that 82 years old and remember about one of the euro's architects. Is quite a cue from -- he's known. After bearing you could say it never Ronald Reagan and yet to face at Ronald Reagan Maggie Thatcher now moved -- they were quite a trip back in that time. He is now at the very grudge against -- are -- -- she -- -- this -- -- after she turned on him -- and 1999 over funding scandal. But he does have very important symbolic value especially on the issue of Europe. This is the man who just don't -- knuckle remember back in the former Communist east bringing -- to his post reunification cabinet. And by the way referring to as his -- it won't go. Possibly before the days of political correctness. I guess now -- all right -- and thanks so much. And finally joining the ranks of -- -- and Pollack -- -- Asian elephants celebrated for her talent in abstract art. Christmas creation of the big attraction at a zoo near London as part of the upcoming elephant appreciation weekend does have her creations will be up for auction. Last year -- of appeasement Lampard just shy of 200 pounds or about 340 about. Christmas trunk contained around 1000. Different muscles. I mean she's only just scratched the surface. That's the latest entry -- greatest Thursday you can follow us on Twitter at Reuters Insider and check out our energy to channel at Reuters dot com slash latest TV. -- Lisa Bernard this is right.