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  • ** FILE ** A branch of the Royal Bank of Scotland is seen in the City of London, Monday, Jan. 19, 2009. (Associated Press)

    U.S. pushing for criminal charges on the Royal Bank of Scotland

    U.S. regulators are pushing for criminal charges against the Royal Bank of Scotland, RBS, over the 2012 Libor rate-fixing scandal. They want bank executives to admit guilt and pay a penalty, rather than simply settle.


  • ** FILE ** Former Royal Bank of Scotland CEO Fred Goodwin, pictured in 2007, has been stripped of his knighthood by the British government. (AP Photo /Danny Lawson, File)

    Ex-RBS CEO Fred Goodwin stripped of knighthood

    Former Royal Bank of Scotland chief Fred Goodwin, who led the bank into near collapse, has been stripped of his knighthood, the British government said Tuesday.


  • Liverpool's soccer club chairman Martin Broughton, right, John Henry, 2nd right, the US financier who heads New England Sports Ventures, owners of Boston's Baseball Club Boston Red Sox, and Liverpool's CEO Christian Purslow, 3rd right, face the media in central London, Friday, Oct. 15, 2010. Liverpool was sold to the owners of the Boston Red Sox on Friday after a bitter trans-Atlantic court fight over the storied English club with the previous American owners. The 300 million pound ($476 million) deal with New England Sports Ventures ends the turbulent three-year ownership by Tom Hicks and George Gillett Jr. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

    Liverpool sold to Red Sox owners

    Liverpool was sold to the owners of the Boston Red Sox on Friday after a bitter trans-Atlantic court fight with the previous American owners over the storied English soccer club.


  • AP sources: Liverpool sold to Red Sox owners

    Two people with knowledge of the decision say Liverpool has completed the sale of the famed soccer club to the owners of the Boston Red Sox.


  • Liverpool owners drop court case against sale

    Liverpool's American owners dropped their Texas court case against the sale of the club on Friday, removing a major obstacle to a takeover by the parent company of the Boston Red Sox. But they vowed to pursue a $1.6 billion damages claim over what they called the "illegal" buyout.


  • Liverpool's soccer club chairman Martin Broughton, right, John Henry, 2nd right, the US financier who heads New England Sports Ventures, owners of Boston's Baseball Club Boston Red Sox, and Liverpool's CEO Christian Purslow, 3rd right, face the media in central London, Friday, Oct. 15, 2010. Liverpool was sold to the owners of the Boston Red Sox on Friday after a bitter trans-Atlantic court fight over the storied English club with the previous American owners. The 300 million pound ($476 million) deal with New England Sports Ventures ends the turbulent three-year ownership by Tom Hicks and George Gillett Jr. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

    Liverpool ownership tussle returns to UK court

    Liverpool's ownership battle returned to the High Court on Thursday, with lawyers questioning the validity of an injunction granted a day earlier by a Texas judge blocking the club's sale to the owners of the Boston Red Sox.


  • Liverpool's soccer club chairman Martin Broughton, right, John Henry, 2nd right, the US financier who heads New England Sports Ventures, owners of Boston's Baseball Club Boston Red Sox, and Liverpool's CEO Christian Purslow, 3rd right, face the media in central London, Friday, Oct. 15, 2010. Liverpool was sold to the owners of the Boston Red Sox on Friday after a bitter trans-Atlantic court fight over the storied English club with the previous American owners. The 300 million pound ($476 million) deal with New England Sports Ventures ends the turbulent three-year ownership by Tom Hicks and George Gillett Jr. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

    Court rules against owners in Liverpool fight

    A British judge granted an injunction Thursday against the Liverpool owners that could clear the way for the club's sale to the parent company of the Boston Red Sox, and a Texas judge scheduled a Friday hearing on a request to lift his order blocking the purchase.


  • Liverpool's soccer club chairman Martin Broughton, right, John Henry, 2nd right, the US financier who heads New England Sports Ventures, owners of Boston's Baseball Club Boston Red Sox, and Liverpool's CEO Christian Purslow, 3rd right, face the media in central London, Friday, Oct. 15, 2010. Liverpool was sold to the owners of the Boston Red Sox on Friday after a bitter trans-Atlantic court fight over the storied English club with the previous American owners. The 300 million pound ($476 million) deal with New England Sports Ventures ends the turbulent three-year ownership by Tom Hicks and George Gillett Jr. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

    Liverpool board `resolved' to complete sale

    The trans-Atlantic fight for the famed but struggling Liverpool soccer team spilled into Texas state court on Wednesday when its current American owners obtained a temporary restraining order preventing the club from being sold to the parent company of the Boston Red Sox.


  • Judge to rule Wednesday on Liverpool sale battle

    The future of Liverpool hinges on a ruling by a British judge after a High Court hearing Tuesday that exposed the sharp divisions over the proposed sale of the Premier League club to the parent company of the Boston Red Sox.


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