BAE Systems Plc had its biggest drop in more than a year after saying talks to sell the Eurofighter Typhoon combat jet to the United Arab Emirates have ended and that negotiations with Saudi Arabia are dragging out.
Nancy Kissel , who denies murdering her Merrill Lynch & Co. banker husband in 2003, stood to gain millions of dollars from his death, prosecution lawyer David Perry told a Hong Kong court in her retrial.
BP Plc’s Atlantis platform, its second-largest oil producer in the Gulf of Mexico, should be shut down until it’s proven to comply with U.S. safety and environmental laws, a whistle-blower’s lawyer told a judge.
London police probing News Corp.’s phone-hacking in 2006 didn’t show prosecutors evidence that more than two people were involved, preventing a full examination of the scandal, the lead lawyer in the case said.
Officials in Jefferson County, Alabama, will keep negotiating with creditors over a $3.1 billion sewer-debt crisis, as the governor said a deal to avert the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history was “within striking distance.”