WASHINGTON U.S. factory activity expanded at a healthy pace in June as new orders, output and exports rose, new industry data showed on Friday, providing another sign that U.S.
The bad blood between Williams Cos. chief Alan Armstrong and directors who quit the company's board on Thursday runs deeper than a $33 billion merger with Energy Transfer Equity LP that fell apart this week.
Chancellor George Osborne has abandoned his target to restore government finances to a surplus by 2020. In a speech he said, given the effects of the referendum vote, the government had to be "realistic about achieving a surplus by the end of the decade".
NEW YORK Oil prices surged on Friday, and Brent crude posted its largest weekly gain since mid May, as investors positioned for the start of third quarter trading while a weaker dollar boosted prices of most commodities.
Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow warms up against the Seattle Seahawks Saturday August 27, 2011 Sports Authority Field at Mile High.