Pakistan, Afghanistan, China, US seek roadmap to peace

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A key gathering opened on Monday in the Pakistani capital of Islamabad in which four major countries — Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and the United States — hope to lay the roadmap to peace for the war-shattered Afghan nation.

  • Written by KATHY GANNON, Associated Press

European stocks hold up despite another China plunge

LONDON (AP) — European stock markets held up Monday despite another big fall in China's benchmark amid ongoing worries over the outlook for the world's second-largest economy.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS