• South Korean Olympic athletes and models present the South Korean Olympic team uniforms for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games at Korean National Training Center in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. South Korea's Olympic committee on Wednesday unveiled long-sleeved shirts and pants it says will help protect the country's Olympic athletes from the mosquito-borne Zika virus at this year's games in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    South Korea reveals long-sleeved athlete clothing for Rio

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s Olympic committee on Wednesday unveiled Zika-proof uniforms complete with mosquito repellent it says will help protect athletes from the virus at this year’s games in Rio de Janeiro.

  • In protest of the Japanese coast guard recently detaining a Taiwanese fishing boat, fishermen hurl eggs outside of the Japan representative office in Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Scores of Taiwanese fishermen protested Wednesday outside Japan’s representative office in Taiwan to demand an apology over the seizure of one of their fishing boats by the Japanese coast guard. (AP Photo/ Chiang Ying-ying)

    Taiwan fishermen protest over seizure of boat by Japan

    TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Scores of Taiwanese fishermen protested Wednesday outside Japan’s representative office in Taiwan to demand an apology over the seizure of one of their fishing boats by the Japanese coast guard.

  • In this Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the Senate Banking Committee hearing on: "The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress." On Wednesday, April 27, 2016, the Federal Reserve releases its latest monetary policy statement after wrapping up a two-day meeting. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

    No Fed rate hike expected Wednesday, but what about in June?

    WASHINGTON (AP) — On this, pretty much every economist agrees: The Federal Reserve will keep interest rates unchanged when it ends its latest policy meeting Wednesday. What’s unclear is whether it will hint about the likelihood of a rate hike at its next meeting in June.

  • Mitsubishi Motors Corp. President Tetsuro Aikawa listens to a reporter's question during a press conference in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Mitsubishi Motors, the Japanese automaker that acknowledged last week that it had intentionally lied about fuel economy data for some of its models, said an internal investigation found such tampering dated back to 1991. Aikawa told reporters Tuesday the probe was ongoing, suggesting that more irregularities might be found. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

    Mitsubishi Motors says false mileage tests done since 1991

    TOKYO (AP) — Mitsubishi Motors Corp., the Japanese automaker that acknowledged last week that it had intentionally lied about fuel economy data for some models, said an internal investigation found such tampering dated to 1991.

  • This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. Global stock markets were trading largely higher Tuesday, April 26, 2016, as traders digested a raft of corporate earnings statements from around the world in the run-up to the latest policy decisions from the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

    US stocks rise with oil prices, machinery companies climb

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday after an overnight surge in oil prices raised questions about the outlook for the energy sector. Investors are watching for the outcome of policy meetings by the U.S. Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan.

  • In this March 23, 2016, file photo, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull speaks at a press conference in Sydney. Australia announced Tuesday, April 26, 2016, that French company DCNS had beat bidders from Japan and Germany to build the next generation of submarines in Australia's largest-ever defense contract. Turnbull said the French-designed submarines would be built in the Australian manufacturing hub of Adelaide. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, File)

    Australia says French company wins huge submarine contract

    PARIS (AP) — Australia’s largest-ever defense contract has gone to a French shipbuilder to produce a new generation of submarines, thrilling officials in Paris and inaugurating half a century of close defense cooperation between the nations.

  • Participants set the portraits of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a rally denouncing North Korea's nuclear test and missiles and North Korea's female military human rights in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 26, 2016. The rally is a part of an annual event called North Korea Freedom Week which held from April 24-30. North Korea is believed to have placed a new, powerful mid-range missile on standby for an impending launch, a news report said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    North Korea puts midrange missile on standby, report says

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s president said Tuesday that North Korea has almost completed preparations for a fifth nuclear test, and the country has reportedly placed a new midrange missile on standby for an impending launch.

  • Today in History

    Today is Tuesday, April 26, the 117th day of 2016. There are 249 days left in the year.

  • Participants set the portraits of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a rally denouncing North Korea's nuclear test and missiles and North Korea's female military human rights in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 26, 2016. The rally is a part of an annual event called North Korea Freedom Week which held from April 24-30. North Korea is believed to have placed a new, powerful mid-range missile on standby for an impending launch, a news report said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Report: N. Korea puts mid-range missile on standby

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea is believed to have placed a new, powerful midrange missile on standby for an impending launch, a news report said Tuesday.

  • This Monday, July 15, 2013, file photo shows the American flag and Wall Street street sign outside the New York Stock Exchange. Global stocks fell Monday, April 25, 2016, ahead of policy decisions by the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan, and a raft of earnings statements from major companies. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    US stocks dip, following losses in global markets

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets fell Tuesday ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings, as commodity prices ran out of steam, dragging on big miners.