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Divers find Swiss plane 33 years after crash

Two Portuguese divers have found the wreckage of an outbound charter flight from Geneva that sank near Porto Novo on the Portuguese island of Madeira.

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Quadriplegic child case reopened after 7 years

The parents of a 16-year-old boy who became blind and severely disabled during a mysterious attack in February 2002 are continuing to search for the cause of their son's condition in an emotive case being monitored closely by the Swiss media.

Novartis announces 2,000 job losses

Novartis announces 2,000 job losses

Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis announced 2,000 job losses on Tuesday, mostly in Switzerland and the United States, while reporting net profits of $3.53 billion for the third quarter.

UBS rallies after rogue trade losses

UBS rallies after rogue trade losses

Swiss banking giant UBS said Tuesday that its third-quarter net profit reached 1.018 billion francs ($1.16 billion) even though it had to take a 1.849 billion franc charge due to a rogue trading scandal.