NBA content to be available on Alibaba platforms in China

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA content will be available on Alibaba's platforms for the first time through an expanded partnership between the league and Chinese e-commerce company. The league ...

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___ UK auto industry under siege as Brexit pressure escalates LONDON (AP) — Britain's auto industry is under siege while the government struggles to negotiate a div...

Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher on trade hopes

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening broadly higher on Wall Street following reports that...

Office Depot and Alibaba opening online store

Office Depot and Alibaba.com are creating an online store to expand the reach of both companies with small businesses. The two companies announced the agreement Monday as part of a b...

From corn to Apple: What's behind the US-China standoff

WASHINGTON (AP) — To hear the Americans tell it, the Chinese have gone on a commercial crime spree, pilfering trade secrets from seed corn to electronic brains behind wind turbines. China has stripped...

From corn to Apple: The cases behind the US-China standoff

WASHINGTON (AP) — To hear the Americans tell it, the Chinese have gone on a commercial crime spree, pilfering trade secrets from seed corn to electronic brains behind wind turbines. China has stripped...

From corn to Apple: The cases behind the US-China standoff

WASHINGTON (AP) — To hear the Americans tell it, the Chinese have gone on a commercial crime spree, pilfering trade secrets from seed corn to electronic brains behind wind turbines. China has stripped...

Boeing, Apple gain ground; AT&T slides

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday: Apple Inc., up $10.57 to $165.25 The technology giant managed to meet Wall Street's ...

Nets minority owner buys WNBA's Liberty

NEW YORK (AP) — An investment group led by Brooklyn Nets minority owner Joseph Tsai has bought the New York Liberty. The WNBA announced the sale Wednesday. Tsai is co-founder of the ...

AP source: Nets minority owner's group nearing Liberty deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn Nets minority owner Joseph Tsai is close to adding another New York team to his sports portfolio. An investment group led by the co-founder of the Alibaba Gr...

China approves 'subversive' Peppa Pig film for Lunar New Year

(Deutsche Welle) -- China has approved the release of a film version of Peppa Pig to celebrate the Year of the Pig in 2019, despite the character being described as "subversive." Co-produ...

Extolling communism, Xi Jinping declares China committed to 'transforming global governance'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Tuesday in Beijing, the Chinese Communist Party under Xi Jinping held a ceremony to mark 40 years since the conclave that saw the party begin its process of market reforms u...

SoftBank mobile unit begins trading on Tokyo Stock Exchange

TOKYO (AP) — SoftBank Group Corp.'s Japanese mobile subsidiary has begun trading in one of the world's biggest share offerings rivaling that of China's Alibaba Group. Wednesday's IPO...

Jack Ma confirmed to be member of Chinese Communist Party

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Jack Ma, China's richest man and owner of Alibaba and South China Morning Post, was confirmed to be a member of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) by China's state-run m...

Dolce & Gabbana say 'Duibuqi' for PR debacle in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The founders of Italian luxury fashion house Dolce & Gabbana have issued another apology today on Weibo for their public relations fiasco, which started with a video that h...