WASHINGTON - The Federal Trade Commission will investigate the controversial vitamin company Herbalife, the company disclosed Wednesday, an action that Senator Edward J. Markey had urged in a letter to the FTC in January.
A Vietnamese military official looking out of an air force plane during the search for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Photograph: Luong Thai Linh/EPA.
King Digital Entertainment, the Dublin-based creator of popular games Candy Crush and Pet Rescue, saw revenues surge eleven-fold last year to nearly $2bn dollars.
The EU agreed a framework for its first sanctions on Russia since the Cold War, a stronger response to the Ukraine crisis than many had expected and a mark of solidarity with Washington in the effort to make Moscow pay for seizing Crimea.
Sydney - Australia's unemployment rate was steady at its decade-high level of 6.0 percent for the second straight month in February, despite a surprising rise in full-time positions, data showed Thursday.