ISTANBUL/NIZHNY TAGIL, Russia - Russia sent an advanced missile system to Syria and pledged its air force would keep flying missions near Turkish air space, sounding a defiant note after Turkey shot down a Russian fighter jet.
WASHINGTON U.S. consumer spending barely rose in October as households took advantage of rising incomes to boost savings to their highest level in nearly three years, pointing to moderate economic growth in the fourth quarter.
SAO PAULO/BRASILIA - The billionaire chief executive of Brazil's biggest independent investment bank and the leading senator in the governing coalition were arrested on suspicion of obstructing the country's most sweeping corruption investigation ever. Full Article
Rapid climate change in Tibet could have massive consequences for Asia's water supply. Natalie Thomas visited Namtso Lake, a holy site for Tibetans that is fed by melting glaciers.