SHANGHAI - A toxic food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in U.S. coffee chain Starbucks, Burger King Worldwide and others, as well as products of McDonald's as far away as Japan. Full Article
TOKYO - Asian stocks touched a three-year peak on Tuesday, despite lingering concerns about crises in Ukraine and Gaza, while the yen eased against the dollar and the euro.
DONETSK, Ukraine - The remains of some of the nearly 300 victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine were making their way to the Netherlands as a senior Ukrainian separatist leader handed over the plane's black boxes to Malaysian experts. Full Article
Philips remains committed to Russia even after losing two of its staff in the Malaysian jet shot down over Ukraine, says CEO Frans van Houten as the firm reports forecast-beating second quarter earnings. Video