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Popular ‘Crime Junkie’ Podcast Removes Episodes After Plagiarism Accusation1h 17m Updated Popular ‘Crime Junkie’ Podcast Removes Episodes After Plagiarism Accusation
The show announced that it removed “several” episodes because of sourcing concerns after a journalist and others accused the hosts of using their work without credit.
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Trump Says He’s Exploring ‘Various Tax Reductions,’ and the Economic Data He Loves Shows Why1h 32m Updated Trump Says He’s Exploring ‘Various Tax Reductions,’ and the Economic Data He Loves Shows Why
Some of the administration’s favorite data points are now flashing warning signs about investment, jobs and growth.
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2h Updated Did the Marvel Cinematic Universe Just Lose Spider-Man? Fans Reel at Sony-Disney Split
After months of negotiations, the two companies could not reach a deal for further cooperation over the comic book character. This could affect the future of the Avengers.
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Christopher Kimball and America’s Test Kitchen Settle Lawsuit2h Updated Christopher Kimball and America’s Test Kitchen Settle Lawsuit
Both sides agreed to move on years after Mr. Kimball started Milk Street, a similar cooking and media venture.
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Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution2h Updated Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution
A million electric rickshaws sprang up out of nowhere and are now being used by 60 million people a day. The government and vehicle makers are struggling to catch up.
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Trump Acclaims Economy, but Voters Are Anxious Amid Recession Talk3h Updated Trump Acclaims Economy, but Voters Are Anxious Amid Recession Talk
Polling suggests that worries about the health of the economic expansion cross party lines.
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3h Hasbro to buy Peppa Pig owner Entertainment One for $4bn
The US toy maker will expand its entertainment portfolio with other preschool brands including PJ Masks.
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To Promote Inclusivity, Stay Away from Personality Assessments3h Updated To Promote Inclusivity, Stay Away from Personality Assessments
Do personality tests like the Myers-Briggs help managers learn their team’s working styles, or just encourage them to hire and promote people like them?
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YouTube Disables 210 Channels That Spread Disinformation About Hong Kong Protests4h Updated YouTube Disables 210 Channels That Spread Disinformation About Hong Kong Protests
Days after Facebook and Twitter cracked down on China-backed accounts that were spreading such disinformation, YouTube did the same.
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Jeffrey Epstein Donations to M.I.T. Will Be Focus of University Inquiry4h Updated Jeffrey Epstein Donations to M.I.T. Will Be Focus of University Inquiry
In an initial tally, the school says it accepted approximately $800,000 from the disgraced financier over a 20-year period.
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UK rail line becomes first in world to be powered by solar farm5h Updated UK rail line becomes first in world to be powered by solar farm
Pilot scheme on Network Rail’s Wessex route paves way for solar-powered trains The world’s first solar farm to power a railway line directly is due to plug into the track near Aldershot, paving the way for solar-powered trains. From Friday, about 100 solar panels at the trackside site will supply renewable electricity to power the signalling and lights on Network Rail’s Wessex route.
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Patrick Byrne, Overstock C.E.O., Resigns After Disclosing Romance With Russian Agent5h Updated Patrick Byrne, Overstock C.E.O., Resigns After Disclosing Romance With Russian Agent
Mr. Byrne’s resignation came roughly a week after he publicly disclosed that he had a relationship with Maria Butina.
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6h How bingo became a million dollar idea
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how bingo became a multi-million dollar idea.
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6h Facial recognition technology aims to cut passport queue times
The UK Home Office is considering a system which would let you walk through immigration without showing your passport.
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6h The future of food: Why farming is moving indoors
Vertical farming is fast-expanding but the costs are high and the food range is limited - for now.
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Hollywood’s Premier Fashion Camp, for Ages 6 and Up6h Updated Hollywood’s Premier Fashion Camp, for Ages 6 and Up
Kids spend a week learning to sew and self-brand, and then, of course, they walk the runway.
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Walmart Says Tesla Solar Panels Set Fires Atop Stores6h Updated Walmart Says Tesla Solar Panels Set Fires Atop Stores
A lawsuit complains of “years of gross negligence” in installing and maintaining equipment at hundreds of locations.
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Major Phone Service Providers Agree to Plan to Slow Robocallers7h Major Phone Service Providers Agree to Plan to Slow Robocallers
Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and nine other phone service providers reached a deal with 51 attorneys general across the country to install call-blocking technology. But the deal doesn’t have a deadline.
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MARKET REPORT: NMC Health surges higher as two bidders circle firm 8h Updated MARKET REPORT: NMC Health surges higher as two bidders circle firm 
Unconfirmed reports that two groups, including one backed by Chinese investment behemoth Fosun, have made competing offers to buy as much as 40 per cent of NMC for up to £1.5bn.
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Boss of Ladbrokes and Coral owner GVC spends £5m on shares in bid to shore up confidence 8h Updated Boss of Ladbrokes and Coral owner GVC spends £5m on shares in bid to shore up confidence 
GVC boss Kenny Alexander has spent £5m on shares to demonstrate his confidence in the business. He flogged £13.7m of stock in March as part of his personal wealth management plans.
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Former Cobham exec urges ministers to block £4bn takeover of the defence firm8h Updated Former Cobham exec urges ministers to block £4bn takeover of the defence firm
John Myers, who was the director of flying operations at Cobham subsidiary FR Aviation between 1988 and 2002, said he fears the company will be split up if it falls into the US group's clutches.
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Mike Ashley auditions auditors after Grant Thornton ditches Sports Direct8h Updated Mike Ashley auditions auditors after Grant Thornton ditches Sports Direct
The billionaire's business is pondering an approach from MHA Macintyre Hudson. He has failed to attract an accountant from the big four of PwC, EY, KPMG and Deloitte.
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You can be a mother and stay on the career fast track, says £50m Trainline boss8h Updated You can be a mother and stay on the career fast track, says £50m Trainline boss
As chief executive of ticketing app Trainline, Gilmartin is living proof that young women can aspire to reach the top in business and have a family life.
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Management exodus at banknote printer De La Rue continues, as another top exec heads for the door8h Updated Management exodus at banknote printer De La Rue continues, as another top exec heads for the door
The departure of Selva Selvaratnam, the firm's chief technology officer, means four senior members of staff have left in the space of a few months.
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RUTH SUNDERLAND: UK banks feeling the heat in Hong Kong8h RUTH SUNDERLAND: UK banks feeling the heat in Hong Kong
Western businesses are in a highly compromised position over the anti-government protests in Hong Kong. HSBC has a long history in Hong Kong, which accounts for a large chunk of its profits.
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Burford Capital exec swapped sex tape for secret file, court told 8h Burford Capital exec swapped sex tape for secret file, court told 
Daniel Hall, corporate intelligence director at Burford, is alleged to have handed over 'video material of a sexual nature' relating to American shipping magnate Harry Sargeant III.
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8h Updated Can Fed chief dig himself out of a (Jackson) Hole?
Jerome Powell, Donald Trump's least favourite banker, is the star turn at the annual event in Wyoming.
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Aparna Nancherla’s Comedy Diary: ‘Inspiration Is Like the Urge to Pee’9h Updated Aparna Nancherla’s Comedy Diary: ‘Inspiration Is Like the Urge to Pee’
‘If you don’t attend to it,’ the stand-up comic explains, ‘you will regret it.’
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The Big Business of Scavenging in Postindustrial America9h Updated The Big Business of Scavenging in Postindustrial America
The U.S. produces more garbage than any other nation in the world per capita. Here’s how scrappers are turning that waste into a $32 billion business.
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Instagram’s Chain-Letter Uprising9h Updated Instagram’s Chain-Letter Uprising
Hordes of confused Instagrammers are trying to declare sovereignty from Instagram. Do they accidentally have a point?
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Eddie Stobart crisis deals fresh blow to Woodford10h Eddie Stobart crisis deals fresh blow to Woodford
Eddie Stobart, the logistics group known for its distinctively coloured lorries‎, will deliver a fresh blow to the embattled fund manager Neil Woodford on Friday when its chief executive quits in the wake of a multimillion pound accounting error.
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Central Bankers Want to Keep Economies Growing, but Politicians Hold the Keys10h Updated Central Bankers Want to Keep Economies Growing, but Politicians Hold the Keys
Top economists will meet in Jackson, Wyo., this week for a meeting sponsored by the Kansas City Fed. But politicians gathering in France hold the real keys to the economic future.
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Why Markets Are Not Panicking About Italy (Yet)12h Updated Why Markets Are Not Panicking About Italy (Yet)
Uncertainty is a familiar part of Italian politics, and investors are already looking at what a new government could bring.
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12h Brexit: Northern Ireland farmers warn of no deal risks
Some food producers say a no-deal Brexit could put them out of business within three days.
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Ready for a 19-Hour Flight? Tests to Start on New York-to-Sydney Route12h Updated Ready for a 19-Hour Flight? Tests to Start on New York-to-Sydney Route
Qantas will make three test runs from New York and London to Sydney to check the effects of what could become the world’s longest direct flights.
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FTSE LIVE: Pound spikes after Brexit talks; Laura Ashley slumps into the red13h Updated FTSE LIVE: Pound spikes after Brexit talks; Laura Ashley slumps into the red
The FTSE 100 closed down 75.79 points at 7128.18 and the pound was at $1.23 against the dollar.
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Jeweller Links of London in race to find new owner13h Jeweller Links of London in race to find new owner
Links of London, one of Britain's best-known jewellery chains, is racing to secure a buyer within days‎ as its crisis-hit owner seeks to offload the business.
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13h Updated Royal Mail to ballot 100,000 workers on strike action
Management are not abiding by an agreement on pensions and pay, says a union.
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Thieves use keyless hack to steal a £90,000 Tesla in under 30 seconds13h Updated Thieves use keyless hack to steal a £90,000 Tesla in under 30 seconds
The footage was caught on a Ring doorbell camera at the property in London. Thieves gained access to the supercar by using a relay system and key jamming techniques.
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Economic Antidote for a Shrinking America: Immigrants13h Updated Economic Antidote for a Shrinking America: Immigrants
Restaurants, farms and other employers say they need more foreign workers. And economic growth may depend on it, given lower birthrates.
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US factory sector shrinking for first time in a decade; UK retailers gloomy – business live13h Updated US factory sector shrinking for first time in a decade; UK retailers gloomy – business live
Disappointing data from US, UK and Germany raises concerns over the global economy
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Soap, Detergent and Even Laxatives Could Turbocharge a Battery Alternative14h Soap, Detergent and Even Laxatives Could Turbocharge a Battery Alternative
Researchers are trying to develop options to lithium-ion and other batteries in a quest for quick bursts of power and extended energy storage.
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Brand Camp for Kids14h Brand Camp for Kids
In Hollywood, a camp helps kids as young as 6 build fashion brands.
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Extension envy: A home designed by architect Will Alsop could be yours for £500,00014h Updated Extension envy: A home designed by architect Will Alsop could be yours for £500,000
While many homeowners build an extension in the hope of boosting the value of their property by thousands of pounds, not many have one with an arched aluminium roof and port windows.
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Economic Anxiety Among Voters Is a Sign of Vulnerability for Trump14h Updated Economic Anxiety Among Voters Is a Sign of Vulnerability for Trump
Polling suggests that worries about the health of the economic expansion cross party lines.
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Trump turns up heat on Fed chair as bonds go negative14h Trump turns up heat on Fed chair as bonds go negative
It can't be much fun being Jay Powell right now.
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Many Are Abandoning Facebook. These People Have the Opposite Problem.15h Updated Many Are Abandoning Facebook. These People Have the Opposite Problem.
Kicked off the platform, some users are trying — really, really hard — to find a human employee to let them back on.
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US factory sector shrinking for first time in a decade; UK retailers gloomy - business live15h Updated US factory sector shrinking for first time in a decade; UK retailers gloomy - business live
Disappointing data from US, UK and Germany raises concerns over the global economy
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UK retailers gloomiest since financial crisis as sales slide – business live15h Updated UK retailers gloomiest since financial crisis as sales slide – business live
Retailers report that sales and orders tumbled this month, raising new concerns over the British economy
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What does Greene King takeover mean for shareholders and British pubs?15h Updated What does Greene King takeover mean for shareholders and British pubs?
Fears for the future of British pubs resurfaced this week as yet another pub company revealed plans to change hands.
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Morrisons shuts four supermarkets, putting 400 jobs at risk15h Morrisons shuts four supermarkets, putting 400 jobs at risk
Chain will try to redeploy staff from stores in Crawley, Ince near Wigan, Shirley in Solihull and Swindon Morrisons is closing four supermarkets, putting more than 400 jobs at risk. The Bradford-based grocer said the decision was made after a review of the performance of its 494 stores.
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Should I buy an annuity to cover care fees for my mum?15h Updated Should I buy an annuity to cover care fees for my mum?
We are about to take out an annuity to cover a shortfall in care fees for my 96-year-old mother. After Boris Johnson's statement on becoming Prime Minister. is this still a good idea?
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FTSE LIVE: Pound unmoved by Merkel Brexit talks; Laura Ashley slumps into the red16h Updated FTSE LIVE: Pound unmoved by Merkel Brexit talks; Laura Ashley slumps into the red
Despite the Prime Minister making seeming progress in Brexit talks with Angela Merkel last night, sterling remains in the red with £1 buying $1.2122 or €1.0940 in early trading on Thursday.
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Technology committee wants new petrol and diesel car banned by 203516h Updated Technology committee wants new petrol and diesel car banned by 2035
The Science and Technology Committee said personal vehicle ownership was 'not compatible' with meeting clean-air targets and the government should aim to reduce vehicle use.
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UK retailers gloomiest since financial crisis as sales slide - business live16h Updated UK retailers gloomiest since financial crisis as sales slide - business live
UK retailers report that sales and orders tumbled this month, raising new concerns over the British economy
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British retail sales crash in August as no-deal fears mount16h British retail sales crash in August as no-deal fears mount
British retail sales dropped this month at the fastest rate since 2008, according to a survey conducted by the business group CBI.
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Food for thought: Mecca Bingo owner plans no-deal Brexit menu17h Updated Food for thought: Mecca Bingo owner plans no-deal Brexit menu
Rank will not need to rely on foodstuffs coming through ports if there is disruption The gambling group Rank has drawn up an emergency “Brexit menu” for its Mecca Bingo and Grosvenor Casino chains, which it will roll out if food and drink supplies are disrupted in a no-deal departure from the European Union. “Our Brexit menu doesn’t rely on foodstuffs coming through ports from the continent, said John O’Reilly, the chief executive of Rank, which operates about 150 casinos and Mecca Bingo outlets.
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Laura Ashley profits slump after fall in home furnishing sales17h Laura Ashley profits slump after fall in home furnishing sales
Retailer blames £14m loss on lack of consumer confidence around Brexit
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Alibaba Postpones Hong Kong Listing as Protests Roil Markets17h Alibaba Postpones Hong Kong Listing as Protests Roil Markets
The Chinese e-commerce giant delayed plans to sell potentially billions of dollars worth of shares in the market, which has fallen as tensions have worsened.
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Qantas tests direct flights from UK and US to Sydney17h Qantas tests direct flights from UK and US to Sydney
Airline to hold trials as questions remain about effects on crew of ultra-long flights Qantas plans to test non-stop flights from London and New York to Sydney this year to see whether passengers and crew can tolerate 19 hours in a plane. The Australian airline will carry 40 passengers and crew on three flights in October, November and December, with a decision on whether to introduce the ultra-long routes commercially due by the end of the year.
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17h Cathay Pacific staff speak of climate of fear over protests
Employees tell the BBC they try not to talk politics at work in case colleagues are pro-Beijing.
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Hong Kong banks call for restoration of order18h Hong Kong banks call for restoration of order
Major Hong Kong banks including HSBC and Standard Chartered have published newspaper ads calling for the preservation of law and order and condemning violence, as pro-democracy protests showed no signs of stopping.
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DealBook Briefing: Trump’s Big Economic Headache19h DealBook Briefing: Trump’s Big Economic Headache
As the economy softens, the president’s early attempts to supercharge it are faltering or maybe even less effective than first thought. That could be a problem next year.
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French companies pick up pace, but Germany still struggling - business live19h Updated French companies pick up pace, but Germany still struggling - business live
Latest survey of eurozone purchasing managers shows factories are still shrinking, but overall growth has picked up a little
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Disruption for Ocado customers as it suffers second fire this year19h Disruption for Ocado customers as it suffers second fire this year
A fire at a major Ocado depot has caused disruption to its food deliveries just months after another of its sites was destroyed in a blaze.
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Piled Up in Huge Lots, Volkswagen’s Reworked Diesels Trickle to Buyers19h Piled Up in Huge Lots, Volkswagen’s Reworked Diesels Trickle to Buyers
Nearly three years after VW started its buyback program, it says it has 100,000 left to sell. Dealers say demand is surprisingly strong.
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Do older generation enjoy an unfair share of wealth?19h Updated Do older generation enjoy an unfair share of wealth?
Soaring house prices, generous pensions, cheaper university education, and a raft of benefits have entrenched a popular opinion that older people are far wealthier than the young.
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Would you pay a premium for a metal debit card in Britain?20h Updated Would you pay a premium for a metal debit card in Britain?
Colourful plastic is so 2018 - these days, the cool kids want metal debit cards. But just how practical are they, how much do they cost and will people snigger at you in restaurants?
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21h Ryanair flights take off despite pilot strike
UK pilots at the airline have begun a two-day walkout in a row over pay and conditions.
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Cuadrilla suspends fracking after biggest tremor yet21h Cuadrilla suspends fracking after biggest tremor yet
Cuadrilla has suspended fracking at Britain's only shale gas exploration site after it recorded the biggest tremor yet near the site.
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A Popeyes Chicken Sandwich and a Tactic to Set Off a Twitter Roar21h Updated A Popeyes Chicken Sandwich and a Tactic to Set Off a Twitter Roar
“Look at how much attention they’re getting — it’s impressive,” the executive editor of a trade magazine said.
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21h Banks condemn Hong Kong violence in newspaper adverts
Businesses are coming under increased political pressure after months of protests in Hong Kong.
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Cuadrilla halts fracking after biggest tremor yet at Lancashire site22h Cuadrilla halts fracking after biggest tremor yet at Lancashire site
‘Microseismic event’ measuring 1.55ML on Richter scale stops Preston New Road operations Cuadrilla was forced to halt fracking at its shale gas site near Blackpool in Lancashire on Wednesday night after triggering the largest tremor recorded at the location. The tremor closed down operations at the Preston New Road site shortly after it was detected at 8.46pm.
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22h Ryanair passengers face disruption as strike starts
UK pilots at the airline begin a two-day walkout in a row over pay and conditions.
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Laura Ashley in the red as its home furnishing falls out of fashion22h Laura Ashley in the red as its home furnishing falls out of fashion
Laura Ashley has plunged into the red after dwindling demand for its furniture and decorating products dragged sales lower - partly blamed on weak consumer confidence.
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Parents may pay out £150million in rewards to teenagers acing their exam results22h Parents may pay out £150million in rewards to teenagers acing their exam results
The average child could collect £150 when they pick up their GCSE results this Thursday, according to new research.
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What do net zero carbon plans mean for investors?22h What do net zero carbon plans mean for investors?
Savvy investors will already be wondering how they can cash in on cutting carbon in the longer term. But where are the opportunities and can you invest today?
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In the flesh: how beauty is luring customers back to the high street23h In the flesh: how beauty is luring customers back to the high street
The beauty industry is fighting back against the mass exodus to online retailers – with the kind of exclusivity that can only be experienced in-store From plumes of powder to spritzes of perfumes, the department-store beauty hall has remained in many ways unchanged since Harry Selfridge first moved personal-care products to the front of his Oxford Street store early last century. But in the face of a difficult retail landscape, with the British high street suffering closures and losses as footfall dries up, the beauty industry is fighting back against the mass exodus of consumers from bricks-and-mortar stores to online retailers. How? By putting exclusivity and experiences at the heart of its offering – whether it is receiving makeup tips directly from Pat McGrath or getting your hands on products you can’t find anywhere else in the world. So far, it’s working. According to market research company The NPD Group,
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Greenland is off the market – but which other islands or towns could Donald Trump buy?24h Greenland is off the market – but which other islands or towns could Donald Trump buy?
From Chilean isles to whole Italian villages, it is possible to purchase a lot of property in a hurry, even for non-billionaires
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Tesco promises to ban brands that use excessive packaging24h Tesco promises to ban brands that use excessive packaging
Chief executive says hard-to-recycle plastic on own-brand products will be eliminated
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