The San Francisco Bay Area will host the National Football League’s 50th Super Bowl in 2016 at the 49ers’ stadium that is set to open next year, while Houston was picked as the site of the 2017 championship game.
The San Francisco 49ers and Levi Strauss & Co. reached a 20-year, $220 million agreement to name the National Football League team’s stadium under construction in Santa Clara for the world’s biggest maker of jeans.
Apple Inc. averted an order that could have hindered imports of the iPhone 4 into the U.S. after persuading a U.S. trade agency to invalidate a patent owned by Google Inc.’s Motorola Mobility unit over a phone sensor.
Cotton planting in India, the world’s largest grower after China, may drop for a second year after the weakest monsoon rains in three years deepened a water shortage in the main growing regions. Futures in Mumbai climbed.
The National Education Association, a Beverly Hills hip-hop artist and hedge fund manager Orin Kramer are among the top initial donors to a nonprofit issue- advocacy group founded by President Barack Obama’s former campaign aides.
CommVault Systems Inc.’s sales growth from data-management software could be enough to spur companies such as International Business Machines Corp. to pursue what would be the industry’s most expensive deal in a decade.
Jurors deciding whether Google Inc. stole Oracle Inc.’s technology were deadlocked on May 4 on one of three questions about whether the search engine provider infringed copyrights to build Android software.