Barclays Investors Back RBS Chief Hester for Top Job -Report
Leading investors in Barclays Bank (BSC) are backing Stephen Hester to succeed Robert Diamond as the new chief executive of Barclays PLC (BCS), the Sunday Telegraph reports, citing one of the bank's top-10 shareholders.
Continental Is Feeling Impact of Debt Crisis, CFO Says - Report
German auto parts maker Continental AG (CON.XE) is being affected by the euro zone's debt crisis as southern Europeans buy fewer cars, the company's chief financial officer said in an interview published Sunday.
ENRC's Chairman Recruits Adviser for Split - Report
Mehmet Dalman, the chairman of mining giant Eurasian Natural Resources PLC (ENRC.LN), has hired an adviser to help carry out work to split the company in two, U.K. newspaper The Sunday Telegraph reports, without citing sources.
Delek Group Sells 5.15% of US Unit for $71.5 Million
Israeli holding company Delek Group Ltd. (DLEKG.TV) said Sunday that it has sold 5.15% of its stake in Delek U.S. Holdings Inc. (DK) for $71.5 million.
China's Trade Surplus Expected to Continue to Narrow in August -Xinhua
China's trade surplus will continue to narrow in August, as export growth is likely to stay weak, the official Xinhua New Agency reported Sunday, citing a report by Bank of Communications Co. (BCMXY, 3328.HK, 601328.SH), the country's fifth largest bank by assets.
CUP: Kyle Busch Shooting For Gold
For Kyle Busch, Sunday’s mission is simple.Win the race.Nothing else is acceptable.Busch is 15th in Sprint Cup points and trails Kasey Kahne, Jeff Gordon and Ryan Newman in the race for the two Chase for the Sprint Cup wild-card spots.
AP PHOTOS: Highlights from 2 weeks of the London Olympics
The 2012 London Games kicked off 16 days ago with Queen Elizabeth II (actually, a body double) parachuting into a whimsical opening ceremony.
Olympic Marathon: Ryan Hall, Meb Keflezighi Face Challenging Kenyan, Ethiopian Teams
A trio of medal contenders from the United States will run against strong teams from Kenya and Ethiopia Sunday morning in the Olympic marathon, a marquee event of the Summer Games.
Tropical Storm Hector forms off western Mexico coast
Forecasters say Tropical Storm Hector has formed off the western coast of Mexico and is expected to move farther out to sea over the next few days.