Manchester United will not sell Wayne Rooney even if their No1 target Cesc Fábregas or another forward is recruited this summer.
Yaya Touré has warned that Manchester City's £100m investment in new signings this summer is a huge statement of intent, with Manuel Pellegrini's side determined to reclaim the title and make a serious Champions League challenge.
The most notable news in Zynga's earnings release had nothing to do with earnings: The company is no longer pursuing online gambling - a category that Wall Street analysts perceived as having huge potential.
Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest smartphone maker, reported a second quarter net profit that jumped 50 percent from a year earlier, but its mobile business shrank, underscoring concerns about flagging growth in the division.
When you hear that sporting events such as the recent football matches featuring Manchester United and Liverpool provide a boost to the economy, you are best to view such calls as offside.
As Pope Francis pushed his way through the crowds in Rio de Janeiro's shantytowns on Thursday, his message that next year's World Cup and the 2016 Olympics would provide jobs and alleviate poverty was greeted with some scepticism.
Halliburton has agreed to plead guilty to destroying evidence in the Deepwater Horizon disaster, the Justice Department said.
Indicting a company can be a death sentence, regardless of the firm's innocence. Take Arthur Andersen.
Commerzbank has reached an agreement with BNP Paribas on the sale of its 'Depotbank' business.