Fifa chief denies bribery claims

Fifa Vice-President Issa Hayatou denies bribery claims carried by the BBC and threatens legal action, as World Cup hopefuls for 2018 and 2022 prepare to make their final presentations.

Short on votes, deficit panel delays decision

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A presidential commission looking for ways to slash the budget deficit postponed final action on Tuesday on a bold fiscal austerity plan after it was unable to gather enough support among panel members.


FCC proposes wireless use of broadcast airwaves

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. telecommunications regulators proposed freeing up more airwaves for wireless services to meet the expanding use of handheld devices.