02/19/2014 1:15amChinese state media devoted blanket coverage Wednesday to a visit by a senior figure in Taiwan's ruling party in a sign of its desire to nudge the self-governing island closer to Beijing.
02/19/2014 2:28amShares were lackluster Wednesday as investors waited for major earnings reports and took stock of a torrid start to the year for global markets.
02/19/2014 4:10amSri Lanka's government said Wednesday that it was considering a process similar to South Africa's post-apartheid Truth and Reconciliation Commission to heal the wounds of the island nation's decades-long civil war.
02/19/2014 6:39amLoss-making French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen is getting a 3 billion-euro ($4.1 billion) lifeline backed by Chinese investors and the French taxpayers in a deal that will see the company's founding family hand over control after more than two centuries at the helm.
02/19/2014 8:31amShares were lackluster Wednesday as investors waited for the release of the minutes to the U.S. Federal Reserve's latest meeting and took stock of a torrid start to the year for global markets.
02/19/2014 8:50amThe U.N. special investigator on human rights in Myanmar warned Wednesday that sectarian violence could jeopardize the country's democratic reforms if it is not addressed urgently.