United Breweries 1Q Net Profit Rises 39% on Robust Sales
United Breweries Ltd. (532478.BY), which makes India's popular Kingfisher beer, said its fiscal first-quarter net profit rose 39% from a year earlier, helped by robust sales.
Bank of Communications Private Placement Approved by China
Bank of Communications Co. (BCMXY, 3328.HK) has received approval from China's securities regulator to complete its private share placement, the bank said in a stock exchange announcement Saturday.
De Vries falls to 'ambush job' as Joyce drives in 4 runs to lead surging Rays past Twins 12-6
Minnesota's rotation has been better lately after months of weak performances, one reason why the Twins earned nine wins in 13 games before their weekend series against the Tampa Bay Rays.
Chase Headley hits 2 homers, drives in 5 to lead Padres to 9-8 win over Pirates
James McDonald could use a shot of confidence and Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle tried to give it to him Friday night by allowing the struggling right-hander the opportunity to work out of a jam.
Djokovic advances to semis in Toronto
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic won a pair of matches on Friday to move into the semifinals at the $2.649 million Rogers Cup tennis event.The former world No
Jags edge Giants in preseason opener
Blaine Gabbert threw for 62 yards and a touchdown on Friday, as the Jaguars downed the Giants, 32-31, in preseason action.Gabbert completed 5-of-10 passes, while Chad Henne threw for 28 yards and a score
Struggling LHP Ricky Romero shows improvement but loses again as Yankees beat Blue Jays 10-4
Even though the results are getting better, Ricky Romero still hasn't found a way to win since June.
That's wild: Angels win on Mariners miscue
Peter Bourjos scored on Josh Kinney's wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Angels a 6-5 victory over the Mariners in the opener of a three-game series.
Browns edge Lions with late field goal
Brandon Weeden's first appearance in the NFL was an inauspicious one but the Cleveland Browns did take a 19-17 win over the Detroit Lions in the preseason opener for both clubs.Taken with the 22nd overall pick of the 2012 draft by Cleveland, Weeden started the game under center and over three
Starsburg, Nats dominate D'Backs
Stephen Strasburg and three Nationals relievers combined on a three-hitter Friday, as Washington upended the Arizona Diamondbacks, 9-1, en route to a season-high seventh straight win.Strasburg (13-5) walked four in his outing, but only allowed one hit and one run over six frames to earn the victory