Canada Prime Minister Trudeau Embarks on Key China Visit

Trudeau says he wants to be able to discuss access to the growing middle-class market for Canadian goods and services in China, all the while pushing its leadership to do better on human rights, democracy and governance. Officials say they also need to take into account Canadians' hesitation about closer links with China. But as Trudeau tries to create a fresh tone with China, he will have to navigate several ongoing irritants.

Can Clinton save 'Obamacare' from its mounting problems?

And 38% of enrollees may only have two insurers in their exchanges. In February 2013, the Congressional Budget Office predicted that 24 million people would buy health coverage through the federally and state-operated online exchanges by this year.

Yellen says Fed rate hike odds have 'strengthened'

If employment in the USA continues to show improvement, the rate hike could happen as early as next month, say economists. When Janet Yellen steps to the microphone Friday morning at an annual central bank forum in Jackson Hole, Wyoming , investors will be listening for one thing above all: any hint of the Federal Reserve chair's expected timetable for the next interest rate increase.

Stocks waver between gains and losses in afternoon trading

Stocks waver between gains and losses in afternoon trading

This has contributed to a downward revision in our annual guidance. People aren't buying as much jewelry at Signet Jewelers Ltd ., but executives said it wasn't because of concerns that some diamonds at its shops were swapped with lesser-quality stones.

PM Modi has provided motivation to sportspersons, says Tarlochan Singh

PM Modi has provided motivation to sportspersons, says Tarlochan Singh

He also hailed the relentless coaching skills of Pullela Gopichand, which had resulted in bringing out fantastic talents in badminton like Sania Nehwal and P V Sindhu among others. "Today what I am is to a large extent because of him", he said. "In the upcoming tournaments, definitely I will get laurels for the country", she said.

Yellen suggests rate hike is coming but offers no timetable

Kristian Rouz - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen delivered her long-anticipated speech on policy and economic outlook at the mountain resort of Jackson Hole, WY, in the early hours on Friday. Yellen said in her speech in Jackson Hole , Wyoming, that the Fed expects moderate growth in real gross domestic product, which would be beneficial for exporter nations like Japan and South Korea, whose shipments have struggled recently.