Eldest Son of Li Ka-shing Starts to Take Control of Family Businesses
Victor Li, the eldest son of Asia's richest man, Li Ka-shing, has started to take control of his family business empire after an asset transfer earlier this week, a move to consolidate his father's succession plan.
Fresenius Kabi Acquires U.S. Blood-Transfusion Company Fenwal
German health-care company Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA (FRE.XE, FSNUY) late Friday said its Fresenius Kabi unit will acquire Fenwal Holdings Inc., a blood-transfusion-technology company, as part of the company's strategy to expand in the medical-devices/transfusion-technology segment.
India's DLF Gets Shareholder Approval to Sell Wind-Energy Business
DLF Ltd. (532868.BY), India's largest property developer by sales, late Friday said shareholders have approved a proposal to sell the company's wind-energy business.
What do declassified 'UFO' documents say about alien life?
Alien spacecraft and little green men remain elusive figures in the latest trove of official UFO files released July 12 by the United Kingdom government.
After thrilling opener, Braves and Nats set to play two
Eyeing a possible takeover of first place in the NL East this weekend, the Braves posted their largest come-from-behind win since 1987 last night and are knocking on the door of the first-place Nationals.Atlanta came back from a 9-0 deficit and posted a thrilling 11-10 victory in 11 innings to open
Missing Iowa cousins were abducted, authorities say
Law enforcement officials in Iowa reclassified the disappearance of two missing cousins as an abduction Friday after an FBI dive team failed to find their bodies in an Iowa lake.
Colo. shooting prompts Obama, Romney to scuttle campaign plans
The deadly shootings at a movie theater in Colorado have briefly silenced the presidential campaign, prompting both President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney to cut short their schedules and pull advertising in the state out of respect for the victims and their families.
Rays down M's in 14 innings
Ben Zobrist knocked in the game-winning run with an RBI double in the bottom of the 14th inning to lift the Rays to a 4-3 victory over the Mariners in the opener of a three-game set Friday at Tropicana Field.
How views of Obama, Romney have evolved toward greater support of gun rights over the years
President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney both have softened their positions on gun restrictions over the years.
Obama campaign spends more than it takes in for June, trails Romney again in fundraising
Amid a heavy barrage of advertising by opposing "super" political groups, President Barack Obama's re-election campaign spent more than it collected in June.