TOKYO Asian stocks were subdued on Thursday as Greece's refusal to back down in a standoff with its creditors kept most markets on edge, while the dollar got a boost from upbeat U.S.
A Flex Alert has been issued by the agency managing the bulk of California's energy grid, asking residents to reduce their power use Tuesday and Wednesday as temperatures climb.
Inspired by the Gates Foundation, set up by Bill and Melinda Gates in 1997, Saudi Arabia's billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal will donate his entire $32 billion fortune to charity.
BEIJING—Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp. showed signs of slowing growth Thursday, as it announced smartphone sales of 34.7 million units in the first half of the year, less than half its full-year target.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.