- Chinese-led investors plan to buy Chicago Stock Exchange Updated: Feb-05-16 1:44 pm
NEW YORK - The Chicago Stock Exchange, founded more than a century ago, said it has agreed to be acquired by a Chinese-led investor group.
- Asians haul out sweaters to cope with sudden cold snap Updated: Jan-26-16 10:58 am
BANGKOK - After sweating through unseasonably high temperatures last week, residents of semi-tropical Thailand have had to scavenge through their closets for sweaters and scarves to keep the chill off their bones.
- China busts 35 restaurants using opium poppies as seasoning Updated: Jan-21-16 11:46 pm
BEIJING - China's Food and Drug Administration says it found opium poppies used as illegal seasoning in 35 restaurants across the country, including a popular Beijing hot pot chain.