Australia's foreign minister has urged China to treat a Chinese-Australian writer fairly and says there is no evidence that his detention is part of a backlash against Canada's arrest of a top Chinese telecommunications executive
Wall Street ended slightly higher on Wednesday after a spate of upbeat earnings reports, but lingering concerns about trade tensions and the longest federal government shutdown in U.S. history limited the advance. Fred Katayama reports.
Robots aren't replacing everyone, but a quarter of U.S. jobs will be severely disrupted as artificial intelligence accelerates the automation of today's work
Los Angeles teachers returned to work after contentious negotiations ended with a new contract and a commitment by the union and the district to work together to get more state money for schools
The British opposition Labour Party says it is "highly likely" it will throw its parliamentary weight behind a plan to prevent a no deal Brexit, the scenario business leaders warn could cause catastrophic job losses and chaos at UK ports. David Doyle reports.