Ford Motor Co. Chief Executive Officer Alan Mulally said he intends to stay as head of the second-biggest U.S. carmaker through next year, following reports that Microsoft Corp. may seek to recruit him.
Intel Corp.’s delayed delivery of software that conserves computer battery life is holding up development of some tablets running the latest version of Microsoft Corp.’s Windows operating system, a person with knowledge of the matter said.
The International Committee of the Red Cross said its mission would be undermined if the U.S. surrenders the group’s reports on prison conditions at a military base in Cuba where five men accused in the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks are being held.
A military tribunal for the accused plotters of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks ended a week of hearings without resolving questions such as whether constitutional rights will apply and whether interrogation techniques such as “waterboarding” can be discussed openly.
Exillon Energy Plc, a U.K. company drilling for oil in Russia, climbed the most in more than 16 months in London trading after saying total production rose 45 percent in 2012 and its reserves beat targets.
Jimmie Johnson held off Dale Earnhardt Jr. to win the Daytona 500 for a second time as Danica Patrick finished eighth to secure the best result for a female driver in the 55-year history of Nascar’s marquee race.