Oil surges past $112 in ricochet trade

BANGKOK (AP) — The price of oil rose surged past $112 a barrel Wednesday, as the U.S. edged closer to intervening in Syria’s civil war. U.S.…

Air China profit rises on yuan gains

HONG KONG (AP) — State-owned Air China’s half-year profit rose 10 percent as foreign currency gains more than made up for declining passenge…

Argentines sweep world tango competition

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentine couples retained their dominance of the world’s top tango dancing competition as the annual festiva…