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
"The Champagne should probably be kept on ice, at least until the two presidents put pen to paper," said state-owned media China Daily.Traderead 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
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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
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Hewlett-Packard - The provider of software and personal computers reported third-quarter earnings of 89 cents a share, excluding items, on $27.59 in revenue, versus expectations of 89 cents a share on $27.01 billion in sales. Shares declined in after-hours trading.
L Brands - The specialty retailer posted second-quarter earnings per share of 63 cents, beating expectations by a penny. The company also hiked its guidance. Shares jumped in after-hours trading.
Bank of America - The Associated Press reported the bank had reached a $17 billion settlement related to mortgage-backed securities. Shares edged higher in after-hours trading.
Hertz Global Holdings - A regulatory filing showed activist investor Carl Icahn had taken an 8.48 percent stake in the car-rental company. Shares edged lower in after-hours trading.
CACI International - The simulation-technology company reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.49 a share on $905.7 million in revenue, versus estimates for $1.43 a share on $892 million in sales. Shares gained in after-hours trading.
Semtech - The supplier of semiconductor products tallied second-quarter earnings of 42 cents a share, excluding items, on $145.7 million in revenue, versus estimates of 39 cents a share on $142 million in sales. Shares rose in after-hours trading.
Synopsys - The developer of electronic systems reported third-quarter earnings of 65 cents a share, excluding items, on $521.8 million in revenue, compared to expectations of 60 cents a share on $521 million in sales. Shares were down in after-hours trading.
—By CNBC's Kate Gibson.