US-China trade war: bad for business is just the beginningUS-China trade war: bad for business is just the beginningSince the time of Adam Smith and David Ricardo, mainstream economic theory has held that free trade is the best policy for all and that trade wars are mutually destructive. Yet with the US and China escalating their threats of tariffs on each other’s goods, the probability of a full-blown trade war

Former US Defense Chief: Time for quiet diplomacy on cyber attacksFormer US Defense Chief: Time for quiet diplomacy on cyber attacksMr. Cohen said in an interview, it’s now time for private negotiations between the U.S. and China. “If you continue to simply shout in …

Yahoo to buy teenager's brain childYahoo to buy teenager's brain childSilicon Valley giant Yahoo is turning to a 17-year-old to boost the company's mobile development by acquiring the teenager's tech start-u…

Same-sex marriage can’t be stopped by courtsSame-sex marriage can’t be stopped by courtsTo see the future of gay marriage, you didn’t have to set foot in the Supreme Court chamber Tuesday morning...

Chinese mom buys 2-year-old daughter $6.5m apartmentChinese mom buys 2-year-old daughter $6.5m apartmentA Chinese woman has bought her 2-year-old daughter a $6.5 million apartment in Manhattan.

China to buy Lada-class subs, Su-35 fighters from RussiaChina to buy Lada-class subs, Su-35 fighters from RussiaChina has signed an agreement with Russia to buy 24 Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets and four Lada-class submarines in its biggest weapons purch…

Endless winter in US: Snowstorm hits Midwest, heads eastEndless winter in US: Snowstorm hits Midwest, heads eastThe storm is also bringing the threat of severe thunderstorms and tornadoes to the South.