Japanese Muslims Condemn Islamic State's Hostage Situation
January 21 2015 8:34 AM
“The Muslims have long been misunderstood in Japan. An incident like this could further breed the illusion that Islam is a religion for terrorists."
Pope Francis Clarifies Contraception Remark
January 21 2015 8:26 AM
The pontiff's remark that Catholics should not breed "like rabbits" caused an uproar.
Australia Refuses To Extradite Malaysian Officer Facing Death Sentence
January 21 2015 7:00 AM
Sirul Azhar Umar fled to Australia before the panel of judges at Malaysia's Supreme Court upheld the decision to hang him.
'Screaming' Alarms Buried Flight 8501 Pilots' Voices: Official
January 21 2015 6:52 AM
The investigator, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said that a stalling alarm was heard in the cockpit voice recorder.
Apple Takes On Samsung With iPhone 6 In Korea
January 21 2015 6:00 AM
In November, Apple captured a record one-third of the total smartphone sales in Korea for the first time, according to a research firm.
Toyota, In Unusual Move, Flags Sales Fall In 2015
January 21 2015 5:07 AM
The forecast underscores CEO Akio Toyoda's resolve to steer the company through measured, profitable growth rather than chase volumes.
China's 'New Normal'
January 21 2015 5:01 AM
In Davos, the term “New Normal" has come to describe a new mode of development that will trump the old obsession with growth at any cost.
China Reprimands 11 Officials Over New Year’s Eve Stampede
January 21 2015 4:23 AM
The deadly stampede at Shanghai's historic riverfront walk, the Bund, had killed 36 people and injured 49 others.
Microsoft's Windows 10 Browser Could Support Chrome Add-Ons
January 21 2015 4:16 AM
For Windows 10, Microsoft is planning a huge leap from Internet Explorer.
Will India Budge On Its Nuclear Liability Laws?
January 21 2015 3:26 AM
India may have to work around its stringent civil nuclear liability laws to facilitate U.S. investment.
Central Bankers Lurch From 'Whatever It Takes' To 'Whatever Next'
January 21 2015 2:37 AM
Financial markets are already starting to pay the price of central bank wavering and lack of cooperation with higher volatility.
Flight 8501 Preliminary Crash Report Will Not Be Made Public
January 21 2015 2:34 AM
The report will be made available only to "countries that are involved," a senior Indonesian official said.
BOJ Cuts Inflation Forecast, Expands Loan Program Instead Of Stimulus
January 21 2015 2:03 AM
As widely expected, the Bank of Japan held off on expanding its massive stimulus program.
Over 1,800 Minecraft Passwords Were Leaked Online
January 20 2015 11:23 PM
Time to change your password if your one of the millions who play Minecraft.
Google Invests Big In SpaceX
January 20 2015 7:19 PM
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says he’ll pour profits from his satellite network into a Martian colony.
We'll Be Live Blogging The President's SOTU Address
January 20 2015 6:24 PM
Obama's speech comes nearly three months after Democrats lost the Senate and House to GOP lawmakers.
Sony PlayStation To Stream Comic Book Adaptation ‘Powers’ In March
January 20 2015 5:17 PM
The sci-fi drama series stars 'District 9' and 'Maleficent' actor Sharlto Copley.
Few CEOs Say Government Should Make Climate Change A Priority
January 20 2015 2:15 PM
Despite the threat of big climate-related costs to business, CEOs want government to focus more on cutting taxes than on carbon emissions.
As China Economy Slows, Producers Take Blame For Plunge In Copper, Iron Ore
January 20 2015 2:05 PM
The prices of key industrial materials are at multiyear lows, but it’s too early to blame China.
Uber's Asian Rivals Surge
January 20 2015 12:59 PM
As more Asians start using smartphones for more tasks, local rideshare providers are surging in the region ahead of serious expansion by Uber.