TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares edged up to a four-month high on Thursday, taking cues from Wall Street gains overnight, as receding worries of near-term U.S. interest rate hikes continued to buoy risk sentiment.
In a first that gives HIV-positive patients yet another chance for long lives, surgeons at Johns Hopkins University Medical Center have transplanted a kidney and a liver from a deceased donor who was positive for HIV into two HIV-positive recipients.
The groundbreaking transplant surgeries using…
TOKYO (Reuters) – Five years after a huge earthquake temporarily crippled parts of Japan’s auto supply chain, some companies have adjusted the industry’s famed “Just in Time” production philosophy in a bid to limit any repeat of the costly global disruption.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares struggled to find their footing on Tuesday and the dollar clawed back ground lost after downbeat U.S. economic data contributed to an uninspiring session on Wall Street.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Activist investor Daniel Loeb urged Japanese retailer Seven & I Holdings Co Ltd to shut more unprofitable department stores, in an interview with the Nikkei newspaper on Monday.
When rail was king, downtown Los Angeles was home to several grand train depots.
These days, L.A. is seeing a rail revival. Metro is building several new rail lines, and the state’s bullet train is planned to come into the city.
Here is a look back at the last golden age of rail.
La Grande Station
LONDON (Reuters) – The campaign for Britain to leave the EU has been backed by 250 business leaders including the former chief executive of HSBC, the Vote Leave group said on Saturday, hoping to counter the view that UK businesses back staying in the bloc.
Two people were killed and five others injured in a hit-and-run crash Saturday in South Gate, prompting police to shut down a section of Garfield Avenue as they investigated.
The two-vehicle crash occurred shortly before 4:30 p.m. at Garfield Avenue and El Paseo Street. One vehicle struck the other,…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government has approved the sale of up to nine Boeing Co P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol planes to Britain in a deal valued at up to $3.2 billion, the U.S. Defense Department said Friday.
SAN JOSE, Calif.,/NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal jury on Thursday ordered Gilead Sciences Inc to pay Merck & Co $200 million in damages for infringing two Merck patents related to a lucrative cure for hepatitis C.