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Breakthroughs at Ukraine Crash Site

published about 2 hours ago
Breakthroughs at Ukraine Crash Site
Separatists in Ukraine released the bodies of victims in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 and agreed to hand over the aircraft's data recorders, allowing the focus to tighten on establishing who brought the jetliner down

U.S. Demands Immediate Gaza Cease-Fire

published about 3 hours ago
U.S. Demands Immediate Gaza Cease-Fire
The U.S. turned to pushing for an immediate cease-fire in Gaza with the death toll nearing 600, as Israeli officials indicated they would keep up efforts to destroy tunnels that Hamas is increasingly using to mount cross-border attacks..

Australia's Dicey $60 Billion Bet on LNG

published about 3 hours ago
Australia's Dicey $60 Billion Bet on LNG
Problems with new drilling techniques and competition from the U.S. shale revolution are threatening returns from $60 billion in investments by Conoco, Total and others to get LNG from Australia's coal seams.

Meat Supplier in China 'Appalled'

published about 3 hours ago
Meat Supplier in China 'Appalled'
The U.S. owner of a meat supplier in Shanghai apologized and promised a swift response after McDonald's and Yum suspended purchases in China amid allegations it sold expired chicken and beef to restaurants.

China Pledges Aid to Venezuela

published about 3 hours ago
China Pledges Aid to Venezuela
Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged Monday to continue providing billions of dollars in financial support to Venezuela.