• Trader James Denaro, center, works with specialist Michael O'Connor, right, at the post that handles Yelp, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Yelp plunged 28 percent after sinking to a loss and cutting its outlook. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    Asian stocks higher after Fed leaves rates unchanged

    BEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks gained Thursday following this week’s turbulence and other Asian markets rose after the U.S. Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged at a record low.