Sony reports surprise eightfold jump in quarterly profit Analysts surveyed by FactSet had forecast a loss. Quarterly sales climbed nearly 6 percent to 1.81 trillion yen ($17.6 billion).
Argentina defaults for second time in 13 years "Unfortunately, no agreement was reached and the Republic of Argentina will imminently be in default," Daniel Pollack said.
Dutch, Australian experts try to reach Ukraine plane crash site "The goal is to reach the spot where MH17 crashed and evaluate safety on the route from Donetsk," the Dutch team said.
Israel calls up another 16,000 reservists amid heavy attacks Gaza health official Ashraf al-Kidra said at least 15 people were wounded, with three of them in critical condition.