Liverpool football club's American owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett have withdrawn a temporary restraining order that they had taken out to block a sale of the club worth 476 million dollars to owners of the Boston Red Sox.
The fight for the Liverpool football team was taken to a Texas state court on Wednesday in the ongoing bitter fight between the current American owners who are trying to stop the venerated club from being sold to the owners of the Boston Red Sox.
The Dutch car manufacturer Spyker is to buy General Motors' luxury brand Saab. The transaction, expected to be closed in mid-February, will "secure a sustainable future" for Saab and should preserve jobs.
US computer giant Dell announced on Monday it had acquired computer services firm Perot Systems, founded by Texan billionaire Ross Perot, for almost four billion dollars. Perot ran for US president in 1992 and in 1996.