Excerpts of NY sentencing recommendation for Michael Cohen

Former Donald Trump lawyer Michael Cohen faces sentencing next week on campaign finance violations, tax evasion and other charges. Excerpts from the sentencing recommendation filed in New York Friday ...

Toshiba Experiences Nearly 50 Percent Growth in Self-Checkout Market Share

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2018--Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions (TGCS), the global market share leader in installed retail point of sale (EPOS) technology, has rapidly g...

India refuses to endorse China's 'One Belt, One Road' initiative

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At the Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s (SCO) annual forum held in Qingdao, China, on June 9-10, India delivered a sobering message to Beijing. Among the eight...

Rouhani and Putin discuss US exit from nuclear deal

QINGDAO, China (AP) — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says he would like to discuss the situation following the U.S. withdrawal from the Iranian deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin. ...

Kim Jong Un may visit Qingdao, meet Xi, Putin ahead of Trump Summit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will hold an annual summit meeting in Qingdao, China on June 9 to June 10. According to some reports, there is speculation t...

China says terrorism tops meeting of Central Asian states

BEIJING (AP) — China's defense minister says fighting the threat of terrorism is a top concern to be discussed by a Beijing-led group of Central Asian states this week. Wei Fenghe to...

China pushing to be more active in region, global diplomacy

BEIJING (AP) — China wants an eight-nation group it and Russia have dominated for its two-decade existence to be more active in regional and global diplomacy and will push to facilitate that at the gr...

Russian and Chinese leaders meet, hail their close ties

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping have hailed close ties between the two nations during their meeting on the sidelines of a summit of an alliance dominat...

New York foster father faces trial in sex abuse case

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) — A foster father who took in more than 100 troubled boys over 20 years is set to go on trial on charges he sexually abused eight of the children. In addition to the alleged abuse...

Events and activities in Taiwan for March 3-9

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The following is a list of notable events and activities taking place in Taiwan from March 3 to March 9: Cultural events Song Jiang Battle Array, a folk street parade, wi...

APNewsBreak: Grand jury report blasts NY foster care system

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (AP) — A foster parent now accused of sexually abusing boys in his care could have been stopped years earlier if not for "abysmal" communication among the child-welfare agencies involv...

China: Fighters back from Iraq, Syria are threat

BEIJING (AP) -- The head of a Central Asian anti-terrorism organization says China and its neighbors face a threat as their own nationals return home after fighting in Iraq and Syria.Zhang Xinfeng, he...

J.P. Morgan Announces New Senior Leadership in Germany, Austria and Switzerland

FRANKFURT, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 13, 2014--J.P. Morgan today announced changes to strengthen and reshape its leadership team across Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Martin Wi...