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HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese stocks hit a seven-year high as investors pinned their hopes on further economic stimulus while most other world markets were subdued Friday ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen.
WARSAW (Reuters) - A Polish court on Friday adjourned until mid-September a hearing on whether to extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States over a 1977 child sex crime conviction. The date of the next hearing will be set later, judge Dariusz Mazur said. Earlier on Friday, Mazur said Poland was seeking the United States' legal help in the case, and that U.S. authorities had until Aug. 8 to reply. (Reporting by Wojciech Zurawski; Writing by Wiktor Szary; Editing by Robin Pomeroy)