TOKYO - Asian stocks crept up on Thursday following another steady performance by Wall Street shares which hovered near record highs, while the euro clung to modest gains after rebounding from 13-month lows.
PHOENIX - Arizona state treasurer and businessman Doug Ducey claimed victory in the race to be the Republican nominee to replace outgoing Governor Jan Brewer, who has repeatedly clashed with the Obama administration over illegal immigration. Full Article
After two years of captivity in Syria, American writer Peter Theo Curtis has thanked all the "brave, determined and big-hearted people" who helped coordinate his release. Mana Rabiee reports.