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Aging Japan: Dementia puts financial assets of the elderly at risk
Yumiko Okubo, 71, had forgotten how to heat up food.
U.S. Rep. Goodlatte presses administration to support anti-OPEC legislation
Bob Goodlatte, outgoing chair of the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, pressed the Justice Department's Makan Delrahim on Wednesday to support legislation that would make it easier for the U.S. government to sue to stop OPEC members from pushing up oil prices.
Opioid maker Insys paid kickbacks to physician assistant, jury hears
A former Insys Therapeutics Inc sales representative now married to the drugmaker's ex-CEO said on Wednesday she arranged to have a physician assistant in New Hampshire receive kickbacks to prescribe patients its addictive fentanyl spray.
Tabloid says it worked with Trump campaign to pay 2016 hush money: prosecutors
The publisher of the National Enquirer tabloid newspaper has admitted it paid hush money to a former Playboy magazine model to prevent her from going public ahead of the 2016 election with claims that she had an affair with President Donald Trump.
Reports: Morton agrees to two-year deal with Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays agreed to a two-year, $30 million deal with free agent right-hander Charlie Morton, according to multiple reports.
United Airlines CEO doubles down on growth strategy as stock rides tailwind
With many rival airlines scaling back plans to add travel routes and seats in a bid to protect margins, Oscar Munoz is taking United Airlines in a different direction.
China's Zhoushan to go after Singapore marine hub's top billing
China's port city of Zhoushan is planning to challenge Singapore's dominance of the multi-billion dollar shipping fuel industry, relying on proximity to some of the world's biggest ports and Beijing's support to give it an edge.
British PM May survives party confidence vote but Brexit deal still teetering
British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a confidence vote by the Conservative Party on Wednesday, but a mutiny by more than a third of her lawmakers indicated parliament was heading toward deadlock over Brexit.
Ex-Venezuelan oil minister Martinez dies in state custody: sources
Venezuelan former oil minister Nelson Martinez, who was arrested in 2017 as part of a sweeping graft probe at state-run oil company PDVSA, has died in state custody, five people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
Nissan to boost external board seats, set up compensation committee -source
Nissan Motor Co Ltd plans to boost the number of external board members and set up a committee to oversee compensation as part of its effort to improve governance following the arrest of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn for financial misconduct, a source said.