WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An influential senator on Friday expressed strong concerns about Japanese company Softbank Corp's plan to buy 70 percent of Sprint Nextel, the No. 3 mobile service provider, warning it could expose the United States to more Chinese cyber attacks. Full story
HONG KONG (Reuters) - The chairman of Hong Kong's Mercantile Exchange is under police investigation, the government said on Friday, as three other men were charged with possessing false documents including a fake cheque for $460 million following a probe into alleged irregularities at the shuttered Full story
ZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government said on Friday it hopes to sign a free-trade agreement (FTA) with China that would be the first such deal of its kind between Beijing and continental Europe when Switzerland's economy minister visits China in July. Full story
A portion of a Chinese cargo jet’s wing falls off as the plane was trying to land at Hartfield Airpot, piercing the roof of an Atlanta home. No injuries were reported. WXIA’s Bill Liss reports.
A 53-year-old farmer in China builds his own pair of bionic arms after losing both his hands in an accident. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
Researchers in Japan show off their odor sniffing robot dog that rolls over and plays dead when your feet smell bad. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
From the FOMC Minutes, to an unexpected weak report on manufacturing in China, what has changed about investing strategy? CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her observation.
Japan suffered its worst 1-day loss in more than 2 years, but the Nikkei is still up about 40 percent this year. Walter Zimmerman, United-ICAP says this type of drop could occur in the U.S., while Darren Wolfberg, BNP Paribas, doesn't think so.
387869 02: US Navy EP-3 spy plane crew member David Cecka, from Leavenworth, WA, holds his four month old son Cameron during the crew's homecoming reception April 14, 2001 at the Whidbey Island Naval Air Station in Washington. The crew of the surveillance plane, who were detained in China after a co
REFILE - CORRECTING POSITIONSHong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying celebrates with Barry Cheung Chun-yuen as they attend a news conference after Leung won the chief executive election at a vote counting station in Hong Kong in this March 25, 2012 file photo. Barry Cheung, chairman and contro
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying reacts during the chief executive election, at a vote counting station next to Hong Kong Merchantile Exchange chairman Barry Cheung Chun-yuen in Hong Kong in this March 25, 2012 file photo. Barry Cheung, chairman and controlling shareholder of the exchan