What Happened on 10 July 2012

Jordan MP investigated for pulling gun on TV

A Jordanian member of parliament is under investigation after pulling a gun on a rival in a TV talk show.… Read More.

Romney beats Obama by $35 million in June fundraising

Mitt Romney increased his presidential campaign fundraising lead over President Barack Obama in June. Romney and the Republicans raised $106… Read More.

'Constructive' talks held with Syria's Assad, says Annan

United Nations and Arab League envoy to Syria, Kofi Annan, has said he has held "very candid and constructive" talks… Read More.

BMW to invest $388 million in UK to boost Mini production

BMW is to invest $388 million in its UK factories over the next three years. The cash will be used… Read More.

Boeing reveals $7.2 billion Air Lease Corporation plane order

Boeing has announced a $7.2 billion order for 75 planes from Air Lease Corporation. Sixty of them are 737 Max… Read More.

Norway ends oil and gas strike

Norway's government has used emergency powers to force offshore oil and gas workers back to work, bringing and end to… Read More.

Roberto Mancini signs five-year Manchester City deal

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has signed a new five-year contract with the Premier League champions. Mancini replaced Mark Hughes… Read More.

Wimbledon final watched by 16.9 million in UK

A peak audience of 16.9 million viewers in the UK watched Roger Federer’s victory over Andy Murray in the Wimbledon… Read More.

Internet infrastructure ready for Olympics, says UK government

The British government has announced its Internet infrastructure will be able to cope with demand during the Olympic Games. Businesses… Read More.

Samsung tablet not as 'cool' as iPad, says UK judge

Samsung has won a UK High Court case against Apple over the design of the companies’ respective tablets. Apple alleged… Read More.

Philip Seymour Hoffman signs up Hunger Games sequel

Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has joined the cast of Catching Fire, the sequel to hit action film The Hunger… Read More.

Cruise and Holmes reach divorce deal

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes have reached an agreement to settle their divorce, according to a statement released by representatives… Read More.