It is been a tough month for all the home nations but hope springs eternal in a British and Irish Lions year.
Knight Capital Group capped its biggest rally in nine years after getting takeover offers from Getco LLC and Virtu Financial LLC, setting up a bidding war that may end its 17-year history as an independent company.
Manchester United managed to avoid their season-long habit of conceding first by opening the scoring here, but the performance still stuttered enough to concern Sir Alex Ferguson.
The possibility of breaking up banks into investment and commercial or retail operations appears to be gaining renewed interest in some quarters – with Mark Carney’s appointment as Governor designate of the Bank of England adding to the enthusiasm for this idea.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that it has temporarily suspended BP Exploration and Production, Inc., BP PLC and named affiliated companies (BP) from new contracts with the federal government.
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The comedy show Seinfeld once had a storyline in which Jerry Seinfeld's girlfriend kept casually walking around his apartment naked.