Analysts say the partial U.S.-China trade deal doesn't touch on thorny issues plaguing both sides, and warn talks could break down again.World Economyread more
Economists polled by Reuters had expected Chinese exports denominated in the U.S. dollar to fall by 3% and imports to decline by 5.2% in September, compared to a year ago.China Economyread more
The U.S. had plans to hike duties on at least $250 billion in Chinese goods to 30% from 25% on Tuesday. Despite the partial trade deal, some banks on Sunday wrote that tariff...Marketsread more
The industry has pulled in $322 billion over the past six months, the fastest pace since the second half of 2008.Marketsread more
A technical recession occurs when there are two consecutive quarters of economic contraction.Asia Economyread more
"Deepfakes" are being used to depict people in fake videos they did not actually appear in, and can potentially affect elections, diplomacy and how markets move, experts say.Technologyread more
Chinese President Xi Jinping warned on Sunday that any attempt to divide China will be crushed.China Politicsread more
Syria's Kurds said Syrian government forces agreed Sunday to help them fend off Turkey's invasion.World Newsread more
U.S. President Donald Trump said that both sides reached a "very substantial phase one deal" that will address intellectual property and financial services concerns and...Asia Marketsread more
Hagibis dropped record amounts of rain for a period in some spots, according to meteorological officials, causing more than 20 rivers to overflow.Asia Newsread more
A spokesperson for the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has issued a stark warning to the international community.World Newsread more
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. KERRY, LAVROV DELVING INTO DETAILS OF SYRIA PLAN
The secretary of state arrives Geneva to work with his Russian counterpart on the proposal to confiscate and destroy the Assad regime's chemical weapons.
(Read more: More 'innocent victims' if US strikes Syria: Putin)
2. REPLACING ASSAD NO SIMPLE TASK
The lack of attractive alternatives to the dictator is one of the key dilemmas for the West as it tries to deal with Syria's civil war.
3. NATION PAUSES IN TRIBUTE TO 9/11 VICTIMS
On the 12th anniversary of the terror attacks, time stands still at the World Trade Center site, near the Pentagon and Shanksville, Pa., where Flight 93 mourners laid a wreath.
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4. LATEST SIGN OF DEMISE OF SNAIL MAIL
The British government is selling off the country's 500-year-old Royal Mail this fall.
5. WHAT'S WORRYING POLLSTERS
People don't trust polls, and many say they are unlikely to want to participate in them, a survey shows.
6. IT'S MORE THAN TESTOSTERONE
Research shows a lack of estrogen—the female hormone—may cause men as they age to gain weight and lose their sex drive.
7. WHERE MOLASSES IS OOZING INTO THE SEA
A broken pipe allows more than 230,000 gallons of the syrupy brown sugar to leak into Honolulu harbor. Thousands of fish are expected to die.
8. CHAINED TO A DESK NO LONGER
Putting fitness first, more U.S. office workers are standing, walking and even cycling their way through the day at treadmill desks, standup desks or other moving work stations.
9. WHICH GIZMOS MIGHT MAKE GREAT GIFTS
The AP's Nick Jesdanun says brightly colored iPhones, video game players, and smartwatches could be hot sellers this holiday season.
(Read more: 'IPhone dud' isn't Apple's only new disappointment)
10. YANKEE STAR ON THE SHELF AGAIN
An injured left ankle will sideline New York shortstop Derek Jeter for the rest of the season.