The seemingly ageless promoter Bob Arum has a new challenge: persuading the similarly clock-defying Floyd Mayweather Jr to fight Juan Manuel Márquez and the Mexican's newly humbled foe, Manny Pacquiao, in 2013. Early signs are that he may just do it.
The Scottish government is pressing for urgent talks with the European commission after José Manual Barroso said it was obvious that an independent Scotland would have to reapply to join the EU.
Phil Parkinson's is not a name that tends to crop up when future England managers are discussed, though in one sense at least the Bradford City coach might be an ideal candidate. His side boast a proud record, and it is an English record, of winning their last eight penalty shootouts, and no City fan would mind in the slightest were the run to be extended to nine in Tuesday night's Capital One Cup quarter-final against Arsenal.
The Shift From East to West - Chinese Investment In North America (Infographic)
Google's web-based email service, Gmail, crashed on Monday afternoon with widespread outage reported around the world.
Google's Gmail briefly went down Monday and its Chrome browser repeatedly crashed, users reported.
Twitter confirmed Sunday that Instagram disabled its integration for Twitter, meaning previews of Instagram images are no longer visible via the social network.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced charges against eight former members of the boards of directors overseeing five Memphis, Tenn.-based mutual funds for violating their asset pricing responsibilities under the federal securities laws.
In a quiet US box office week, where the loudest noise was that of approaching hobbits, Skyfall reclaimed the No 1 spot for the first time since it debuted four weeks ago.
Tavi Gevinson and I are emailing at night – 11pm my time, "free period" at school hers.