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August 28, 2015 12:39 PM Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid

WASHINGTON (AP) - In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign is sending a message to Vice President Joe Biden about his potential presidential campaign: This won't be easy. As Biden ponders a challenge to Clinton for the Democratic nomination, she has rolled out a string of high-profile endorsements in the early-voting contests 32

August 27, 2015 5:54 AM Factors to watch | Reuters

The Swiss flavours and fragrance maker on Thursday cut its five-year organic sales growth target to 4 to 5 percent from its previous target of 4.5 to 5.5 percent. The Geneva-based firm said it would target 12 to 17 percent free cash flow as a percentage of sales by 2020, from the 14 to 16 percent target set for 2015. The Swiss drugmaker says a combination 41

August 25, 2015 8:59 PM Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg tops list of the 20 wealthiest people under 35

Founder and CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg has a net worth of $41.6 billion. Mark Zuckerberg is atop the list with a net worth of $41.6 billion and at the bottom you can find Adrian Cheng, heir of the Hong Kong-based company Chow Tai Fook, with a net worth of $1.4 billion. The list is composed of six women, 11 U.S citizens, three Chinese and three from Switzerland 37

August 24, 2015 5:48 PM CAS ruling clears Olympiakos for Champions League entry

NYON, Switzerland -- UEFA says Olympiakos will enter the Champions League groups draw on Thursday despite match-fixing allegations after sport's highest court rejected an appeal by Panathinaikos. UEFA says the "provisional admission" of Greek champion Olympiakos was confirmed on Monday by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Panathinaikos, league runner-up 29

August 24, 2015 2:31 PM Switzerland advancing in legal bid to return $40 million stolen from Tunisia, official says

BERN, Switzerland – A Swiss official says his country has made headway toward returning some $40 million that was stolen from the Tunisian state and has been sitting in Swiss banks since Tunisia's longtime regime collapsed in the Arab Spring uprising. Valentin Zellweger, a legal adviser to the Swiss government, said Monday the federal prosecutor and highest 33

August 23, 2015 6:30 PM Deadly mid-air collision at Swiss air show

A least one person is dead after two small planes collided in the air at an air show in northern Switzerland BERLIN—At least one person died when two small planes collided in the air and crashed at an air show in northern Switzerland on Sunday, police said. The two planes were part of a formation of three and they crashed just before 11:30 local time after 43

August 23, 2015 2:33 PM Pilot killed in light plane crash at Swiss air show

ZURICH Two light planes collided in flight at an air show in Dittingen, Switzerland, on Sunday, killing one of the pilots, police said. The aircraft, in a German flying group of three planes, crashed at around 0515 ET, Basel-Landschaft police said in a statement. One of the pilots, a 50-year-old man, was killed while the other escaped unharmed by parachute 56

August 23, 2015 12:18 PM At least one dead in plane crash at Swiss air show

ZURICH Two small planes crashed at an air show in Dittingen, Switzerland, on Sunday, killing at least one person, police said. Two of three aircraft flying in formation crashed shortly before 0530 ET, Basel-Landschaft police said in a statement. Swiss newspaper Blick reported that one pilot managed to escape by parachute. At least seven people died when a jet aircraft 31

August 23, 2015 11:44 AM 2 small planes crash after colliding mid-air at show in Switzerland, killing at least 1

BERLIN (AP) — At least one person died when two small planes collided in the air and crashed at an airshow in northern Switzerland on Sunday, police said. The two planes were part of a formation of three and they crashed just before 11:30 local time after they touched each other in the air, according to Meinrad Stoecklin, a spokesman for police in Basel-Landschaft 33

August 23, 2015 11:23 AM Planes crash at Swiss air show, at least one dead: police

Police say two planes in a format­ion of three aircra­ft crashe­d shortl­y before 0930 GMT ZURICH: Two small planes crashed at an air show in Dittingen, Switzerland, on Sunday, killing at least one person, police said. Two planes in a formation of three aircraft crashed shortly before 0930 GMT, Basel-Landschaft police said in a statement. Earlier on August 33