[Reuters] China cuts banks’ reserve ratios again, frees up $115 billion to spur economy

[CNBC] Small business pay checks are growing at a fast pace as job gains slow

[Reuters] China’s central bank says economic growth resilient despite large pressure

[Reuters] Protesters burn security post at U.S. Embassy in Iraq; Pentagon sending more troops to region

[Reuters] Taiwan leader rejects China’s offer to unify under Hong Kong model

[Reuters] Kim says North Korea to show ‘new strategic weapon,’ leaves room for talks

[Reuters] Twelve dead, several missing as Australia counts the cost of devastating bushfires

[WSJ] China’s Monetary Policy Eases Into the New Year

[FT] As the efficient markets hypothesis turns 50, it is time to bin it