"Don't underestimate European economies, European societies"
German Finance Minister
"Now the really exciting bit, we're passing between the atmosphere and the ring system of Saturn"
Head of Planetary Science, Mullard Space Science Laboratory
"When the first observations became available, then it really changed everything."
Professor of Astrophysics, University College London
"We will stand together in spite of oppression, terrorism"
"It was a huge explosion - you could feel it in your chest"
Witness at Manchester concert blast
"Russia brazenly interfered in our 2016 presidential election process"
Former CIA Director
"The siege has stopped all forms of life in Gaza"
Mohamad Al Saiqaly
Student at Al Azhar University
"One of the main victories that Daech has reaped is to have strongly influenced the Brexit vote"
Terrorism researcher, Ecole Royale Militaire, Brussels
Bank of America is to pay $8.5 billion (5.9 billion euros) to a group of investors to settle a claim over bonds based on sub-prime mortgages which
Bank of America has settled a dispute with the US government-sponsored mortgage finance companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
It will pay the
Bank of America has made its first quarterly profit since last summer.
The largest US bank in terms of assets said its net income increased to
Bank of America has created the surprise of the week so far by announcing it will repay 45 billion dollars of taxpayer bailout funds over the next
Bank of America has posted a quarterly loss for the second time in less than a year. This time it was one billion dollars (672 million euros)
Top US banks continue to struggle. The largest, Bank of America, has just posted lower earnings.
Second-quarter net income fell 25 percent to 2.4
European markets fell, for two main reasons.
Investors worried about the economic impact of swine flu, as well as concerns in the banking sector
Citigroup has unveiled a major restructuring under which will split in two and dump weaker businesses and troubled assets.
At the same time it
Barack Obama has renewed his pledge to make kickstarting the US economy a top priority in his first 100 days in office.
The US president-elect
Bank of America has announced plans to slash as many as 35,000 jobs over the next three years as it wraps up its takeover of Merrill Lynch. The bank