Gerry Shih, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 7:11am
A Chinese electronics maker that has recalled millions of products sold in the U.S. said Tuesday it did all it could to prevent a massive cyberattack that briefly blocked access to websites including Twitter and Netflix.
Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 7:00am
Cannes-winning Brillante Mendoza is among the three directors tapped by the Tokyo International Film Festival to create "Reflections," a trilogy that depicts the intertwining of stories among Asian nations.
The head of the International Monetary Fund has praised Pakistan for "successfully completing" a three-year program under which Islamabad received $6.7 billion after signing a bailout package with the fund amid fears of default.
Danica Kirka, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 6:00am
Britain's government gave the go-ahead Tuesday to build a new runway at London's Heathrow airport despite concerns about air pollution, noise and the destruction of homes in the capital's densely populated western neighborhoods.
Colleen Barry, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 3:30am
Troubled Italian bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena unveiled Tuesday a restructuring plan that will include new management, thousands of job cuts, hundreds of branch closings and the disposal of soured loans in a bid to entice investors to inject up to 5 billion euros ($5.5 billion) in new capital.
Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 2:42am
The top executive overseeing connected vehicles at Nissan and Renault believes the benefits of developing a common technology for connectivity within the Japanese and French auto partnership outweigh the risks of sustaining huge damage from a possible defect or cyberattack.
Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 2:00am
Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama's health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. That's sure to stoke another "Obamacare" controversy days before a presidential election.
Tami Abdollah, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 1:41am
The Obama administration's "18F" program to create its own version of a high-tech startup for government digital projects has foundered since its launch in 2014, losing nearly $32 million as its staff spent most of its time on unbillable work, according to a new inspector general report.