Whitbread First-Half Profit Gains on Olympic Boost

Whitbread Plc, the U.K. owner of the Premier Inn budget hotels, reported first-half profit rose 11 percent led by gains at its Costa coffee chain and higher hotel prices during the Olympics.
VW's U.S. Chief Faces Congress in Three Minutes
43:57 - Michael Horn, president and chief executive officer of Volkswagen Group of America, apologized and promised a full investigation into the company's emissions-cheating scandal at the first congressional hearing on the matter. Here are some of the heated moments from the U.S. House Energy and Commerce investigations subcommittee. (Source: Bloomberg)
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