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Economy Jun 12Stock market makes modest gains after losses in Asia
Losses were milder in global markets than in the U.S. on Thursday, partly because markets in the region have not seen the same massive gains in recent weeks.
World May 23Zero cases in China as virus surges in Latin America, India
New coronavirus cases dropped to zero in China for the first time Saturday but surged in India. And they overwhelmed hospitals across Latin America, both in countries lax about lockdowns and those lauded for firm, early confinement.
World Apr 18Singapore sees huge surge in new virus cases
Singapore has reported 942 new coronavirus infections, a single-day high for the tiny city-state that pushed its total number of cases to 5,992.
Health Mar 07Travel chaos erupts as Italy quarantines north to halt virus
Italy has announced a sweeping quarantine for its northern regions, restricting the movements of 16 million people. That aims to halt the relentless march of the new coronavirus across Europe.
World Jan 07Japan issues arrest warrant for Nissan ex-chair’s wife
The move against Carole Ghosn, who is not in Japan, followed her husband's flight to Lebanon last week while he was out on bail awaiting trial for alleged financial misconduct.
Economy Jan 03What’s known about Ghosn’s case after his escape
Here's a look at the unfolding case of the fallen superstar of the auto industry.
Economy Jan 02Japanese prosecutors raid former Nissan chair’s home
Japanese media showed investigators entering the home, which was Carlos Ghosn's third residence in Tokyo since he was first arrested a year ago.
Economy Dec 31Ex-Nissan chief skips bail, fleeing Japan for Lebanon
Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn said he fled to avoid “injustice and political persecution.”…
World Oct 13Typhoon leaves as many as 33 dead as Japan continues rescue
Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday, as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed to as high as 33. One woman fell to her death as she…
World Oct 12Tokyo area shuts down as powerful typhoon lashes Japan
A heavy downpour and strong winds pounded Tokyo and surrounding areas on Saturday as a powerful typhoon forecast to be Japan's worst in six decades made landfall and passed over the capital, where streets, nearby beaches and train stations were…