Alex Freguson and Avram Glazer

Glazers plan Manchester United IPO to raise $100m

One-Minute Read
Wed 4 Jul, AT 08:39

Owners of Old Trafford club seek to list on Wall Street in bid to reduce debt mountain

Western forces gather as Israel looks set to attack Iran

Wed 4 Jul, AT 07:38
Robert Fox

As Iran tests ballistic missile, Israel has only a short window in which to strike Iran's nuclear centrifuges

Corn being harvested

World food cost 'set to soar' due to US Midwest drought

One-Minute Read
Mon 2 Jul, AT 13:05

American corn and wheat prices jump 10% in a single week as hot temperatures blight Midwest

Alexander Cockburn

Obamacare victory puts Mitt Romney on the back foot again

Fri 29 Jun, AT 07:44
Alexander Cockburn

Republican candidate blindsided by Supreme Court's decision to uphold Obama's health insurance Act

David Cameron

Cameron's welfare crackdown: what's for the chop?

Mon 25 Jun, AT 14:07

Large families claiming child benefits and young people who want to leave home are top targets

Alliance Boots

Walgreens buys 45 per cent stake in Alliance Boots

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 Jun, AT 13:53

Strategic partnership will form one of the world's biggest healthcare retailers.


It wasn't us! EU chief Barroso blames US for financial crisis

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 Jun, AT 12:27

EU commission president gets irritable at G20 summit after Canadian hack suggests North Americans shouldn't help solve euro debt crisis


Top secret US spaceplane touches down, but what has it been up to?

First Post
Mon 18 Jun, AT 14:58

US Air Force's X-37B lands after a 15-month mission amid speculation that it has been spying on the Chinese space station

Blacktip shark

Common ancestor of sharks and humans revealed

One-Minute Read
Thu 14 Jun, AT 15:35

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, researchers find common ancestor