An Indonesian official says objects have been spotted in the sea by a search plane hunting for the missing AirAsia jet.
Tony Fernandes is more than just the CEO of AirAsia: He's the brash personality and cheerleader-like figure who gives the discount carrier its soul.
Asian stocks were mostly higher Monday after a report China will change banking rules in an apparent effort to boost lending and economic growth as oil prices rebounded.
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) up 0.4% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) up 2% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) up 1.3% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) up 1% ; Seoul (Kospi) down 0.4% ; Taipei (Taiex) up 0.9% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
Hong Kong stocks jumped Monday morning, playing catch-up with the Shanghai markets after returning from a four-day weekend.
Former president George H.W. Bush will remain in a Houston hospital for now but a “possible discharge” could come soon, a spokesman said Sunday.
The owners of the Orange County Register say they ended publication of the Long Beach Register on Sunday.
With oil prices dropping, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has halted new spending on six high-profile projects, pending further review.
Japanese stocks advanced early Monday, with modest gains for some of the globally exposed blue chips helping lift the 225-issue Nikkei Average by 0.3% and the Topix up by 0.2%.
Australian stocks bopped higher Monday morning as investors returned from a four-day holiday to bid up miners and, to a lesser extent, financials.
West Africa's fight to contain Ebola has hampered the campaign against malaria, a preventable and treatable disease that is claiming many thousands more lives than the dreaded virus.
A plane traveling from Toronto to Washington made an emergency landing in central Pennsylvania after the crew detected smoke on the flight deck and in the cabin.