U.S.-led air strikes hit Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq

U. S.-led air strikes hit Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq

EU extends Russia sanctions

BRUSSELS/KIEV (Reuters) - European Union foreign ministers extended existing sanctions against Russia on Thursday, holding off on tighter economic measures for now but winning the support of the new...

Rap mogul Suge Knight involved in fatal hit-and-run: report

Rap mogul Suge Knight involved in fatal hit‑and‑run: report

Jordan demands proof ISIS-held pilot is alive

AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan said on Wednesday it had received no assurance that one of its pilots captured by Islamic State insurgents was safe and that it...



Alibaba clash spotlights China political risk for business

How serious are Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s problems with the Chinese government going to get?

Taiwan’s GDP growth misses economists estimate in fourth quarter

Taiwan’s economy grew slower than economists estimated last quarter after a food scandal weighed...

Honda Investigating Fifth Fatality Linked to Takata Air Bags

Honda Motor Co. is investigating a fatal crash in Houston this month related to defective airbags made by Takata Corp., the fifth U. S. death linked to...

Kissinger urges US military restraint in Mideast and Ukraine

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger cautioned against deeper U. S. military engagement in the Middle East and Ukraine without a better understanding...