It was the one question the Chinese public (not to mention the Beijing press corps) was awaiting. The scene was the annual press conference with China's Premier Li Keqiang at Beijing's Great Hall of the People.
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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.
Google's unusual upcoming stock split is about to upend the popular Standard & Poor's 500 and short-circuit the influence of common shareholders.
A Vietnamese military official looking out of an air force plane during the search for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Photograph: Luong Thai Linh/EPA.