Business News Business News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2016 EarthLink Networks Inc. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 04:30:26 EDT Mon, 24 Oct 2016 04:32:17 EDT 5 Robots at center of China's strategy to leapfrog rivals BEIJING (AP) — The Canbot can say its name, respond to voice commands, and "dance" as it plays Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean." Other robots China is displaying at the World Robot Conference can play badminton, sand cell phone cases and sort computer chips. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 04:30:26 EDT 20161024/2ab04e44-4b52-445f-91bc-eedb861f5f33 By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press Philips net profit up 18 percent thanks to health care THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch electronics and health care giant Philips says net profit rose 18 percent to 383 million euros ($417 million) in the third quarter from the same three months last year as its health care technology portfolio recorded solid sales growth. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 04:12:04 EDT 20161024/f6df9197-0753-4d22-bf80-c71f5d30cad6 Associated Press For some low-income workers, retirement is only a dream CHICAGO (AP) — It was a striking image. A photo of an 89-year-old man hunched over, struggling to push his cart with frozen treats. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:28:44 EDT 20161023/585bdee5-4c35-49c6-896f-0025f67d87b3 By MARIA INES ZAMUDIO Associated Press Asia shares gain as Japan trade data better than forecast TOKYO (AP) — Asian markets mostly rose Monday after the release of improved Japanese manufacturing and trade data that suggest activity is picking up in the world's third biggest economy. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:34:12 EDT 20161023/3a44e52e-f55d-4c83-a350-c289c0f3114f By ELAINE KURTENBACH Associated Press 527 South Koreans to sue Samsung on Galaxy Note 7 recall SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of South Korean Galaxy Note 7 smartphone owners were preparing Monday to file a lawsuit against Samsung Electronics over the fire-prone device. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 01:58:08 EDT 20161023/b0333398-a39f-440a-84b2-d8f722977792 By YOUKYUNG LEE Associated Press