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First Chick-fil-A in U.K. to Close in 6 Months Amid Protests2h First Chick-fil-A in U.K. to Close in 6 Months Amid Protests
A local L.G.B.T.Q. group called for a boycott of the restaurant soon after it opened at a mall in Reading, England.
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Biden Escalates Attack on Facebook Over False Political Ads3h Updated Biden Escalates Attack on Facebook Over False Political Ads
Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s presidential campaign sent Facebook a letter about a false video ad that a super PAC ran on the social network.
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In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Workers on Strike?3h Updated In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Workers on Strike?
A decade into the recovery, workers say they’re still dogged by the concessions they made when the economy was weak.
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Fall of Neil Woodford puts future of fund management under scrutiny5h Fall of Neil Woodford puts future of fund management under scrutiny
Once dubbed ‘the man who can’t stop making money’, the demise of the star stock picker has left investors reeling and the sector scrabbling to salvage public trustThe implosion of former star stock picker Neil Woodford’s investment empire –
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Bidders pick over Woodford’s healthcare holdings6h Bidders pick over Woodford’s healthcare holdings
Bidders are this weekend circling the remnants of the fallen fund manager Neil Woodford's empire in an attempt to pick up his healthcare company stakes at bargain prices.
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8h Libor rigging inquiry shut down by Serious Fraud Office
The Serious Fraud Office unexpectedly closes an investigation into interest rate fraud.
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9h Updated Bonmarché appoints administrators
The chain's 318 shops will remain open while a buyer is sought for the business.
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RAY MASSEY: Lexus joins the big boys with its hybrid RX SUV10h Updated RAY MASSEY: Lexus joins the big boys with its hybrid RX SUV
It's 30 years since Lexus was launched by the Japanese car giant Toyota. So to help celebrate its three decades on the road I've been for a spin in the new 5th generation Lexus RX SUV.
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Sirius Minerals could quit stock market, says boss10h Updated Sirius Minerals could quit stock market, says boss
Chris Fraser said being a publicly-listed company was useful at the start when it wanted to be transparent about its plans to build a £4bn fertiliser mine under the North York Moors national park.
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ALEX BRUMMER: Choosing next Bank chief is a soap that has run too long10h Updated ALEX BRUMMER: Choosing next Bank chief is a soap that has run too long
Chancellor Sajid Javid wants a governor who is independent and, after two Brexit-related extensions in office, Mark Carney's term would come to an end on January 31 next year.
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MARKET REPORT: Boss Patisserie Valerie lands £12m in hotel deal10h Updated MARKET REPORT: Boss Patisserie Valerie lands £12m in hotel deal
Elegant Hotels skyrocketed after Marriott International swooped on the AIM-listed firm in a £101m deal. Elegant owns seven luxury hotels and a fancy beachfront restaurant in Barbados.
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Tesco launches new Clubcard Plus loyalty scheme: is it worth paying for?10h Tesco launches new Clubcard Plus loyalty scheme: is it worth paying for?
Available for new and existing customers, card holders will have to pay £7.99 a month for which they will receive up to four benefits each month, including 10 per cent off two 'big shops' in-store.
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Messages from former Boeing test pilot reveal 737 Max concerns12h Messages from former Boeing test pilot reveal 737 Max concerns
A former senior test pilot for Boeing told a colleague he "unknowingly" misled safety regulators about problems with a flight-control system.
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Should I install a burglar alarm system myself?12h Should I install a burglar alarm system myself?
I’ve seen wireless kits, but I’m not sure whether I should pay for a professional system
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Neil Woodford funds: when will investors get their money back?12h Updated Neil Woodford funds: when will investors get their money back?
The star fund manager’s fall from grace could leave hundreds of thousands out of pocket Northern Rock, Equitable Life, Icesave, New Star … and now Woodford Investment Management.
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13h Updated The spectacular fall of money manager Neil Woodford
Sacked from his flagship fund, and shutting the business - the story of Neil Woodford and his sudden fall.
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Drones begin delivering online shopping in the US13h Drones begin delivering online shopping in the US
Drones have begun delivering online shopping in the US - with cold medication among the most popular items.
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‘I’m a law student who works to help mental health charities’14h ‘I’m a law student who works to help mental health charities’
Lewis Baxter, 21, on how he makes ends meet with his student loan and part-time tutoring work
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Mortgage prisoners: domestic abuse survivors on how they got trapped14h Mortgage prisoners: domestic abuse survivors on how they got trapped
Homeowners fleeing toxic relationships can get stuck with large mortgages they can’t escape Four years ago, without a word of warning, Wendy’s estranged husband stopped paying his share of the mortgage, leaving the mother of one to pay the full £1,100 a month. Despite this, Wendy*, 46, was still at the mercy of her abusive ex, who prevented the sale of the property and refused to sign the papers when she negotiated a new mortgage rate.
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Mortgages: 40-year terms are becoming the norm – but watch out14h Mortgages: 40-year terms are becoming the norm – but watch out
First-time buyers could end up paying a lot more – and not be mortgage-free until their 70s Mortgages with a maximum term of 40 years are now becoming the norm, according to new data this week. However, with the average age of a first-time buyer
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Extinction Rebellion: what price could you pay for taking a stand?14h Extinction Rebellion: what price could you pay for taking a stand?
How being arrested on a climate or anti-Brexit protest could affect your job, mortgage or travel For many people, this weekend could be their first experience of protest, whether on the anti-Brexit march today or as part of Extinction Rebellion’s rolling campaign. But what about those willing to go further and be arrested? Extinction Rebellion
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When Brand Trump Met Brand Vuitton15h Updated When Brand Trump Met Brand Vuitton
A new workshop in Texas brought the president and the king of luxury together. Is this good or bad for both their brands?
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Opioid Settlement Talks Stumble With Trial Set for Monday15h Updated Opioid Settlement Talks Stumble With Trial Set for Monday
A federal judge had summoned chief executives of drug companies and representatives of states and local governments to try to hammer out a deal. But some issues remain unresolved.
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‘This Is Not Hard’: PG&E Gets an Earful Over Its Blackout19h ‘This Is Not Hard’: PG&E Gets an Earful Over Its Blackout
The head of California’s biggest utility, under fire over the company’s handling of a pre-emptive power shut-off, faced scrutiny from state regulators.
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Mark Hurd, Co-Chief Executive of Oracle, Is Dead at 6219h Updated Mark Hurd, Co-Chief Executive of Oracle, Is Dead at 62
Mr. Hurd, who previously ran Hewlett-Packard and other technology businesses, had stepped aside last month from Oracle for health reasons.
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Boeing Pilot Complained of ‘Egregious’ Issue With 737 Max in 201620h Updated Boeing Pilot Complained of ‘Egregious’ Issue With 737 Max in 2016
Two years before two deadly crashes, a top pilot told a colleague that a new automated system, known as MCAS, was causing trouble in flight simulators.
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20h Updated Netflix’s ‘The Laundromat’ Goes On as Court Transfers Lawsuit
A judge on Thursday ruled that a defamation lawsuit filed by the firm at the center of the Panama Papers should be heard in the Los Angeles area.
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20h Updated Trump Taps Dan Brouillette to Succeed Rick Perry as Energy Secretary
Mr. Brouillette, the deputy secretary of energy, will be nominated to take over from Mr. Perry, who said he would resign amid scrutiny over his role in the Ukraine scandal.
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Johnson & Johnson Recalls Baby Powder Over Asbestos Worry21h Johnson & Johnson Recalls Baby Powder Over Asbestos Worry
The F.D.A. found trace levels of asbestos in samples from a bottle of baby powder bought from an online retailer.
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Read the Boeing Pilot Messages From 2016: ‘The Plane Is Trimming Itself Like Craxy’21h Read the Boeing Pilot Messages From 2016: ‘The Plane Is Trimming Itself Like Craxy’
Two years before the 737 Max was involved in two fatal crashes, the pilot told a colleague that a new automated system on the plane was making it difficult to control in flight simulators.
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A Will Without Ink and Paper22h A Will Without Ink and Paper
New laws are allowing people to create and sign wills online without a lawyer or notary present, but experts say there are drawbacks.
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Johnson & Johnson Recalls Asbestos-Tainted Baby Powder22h Updated Johnson & Johnson Recalls Asbestos-Tainted Baby Powder
The F.D.A. found trace levels of asbestos in samples from a bottle of baby powder purchased from an online retailer.
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‘I Apologize for the Hardship,’ PG&E Chief Says of Blackout22h ‘I Apologize for the Hardship,’ PG&E Chief Says of Blackout
The head of California’s biggest utility, under fire over the company’s handling of a pre-emptive power shut-off, faced scrutiny from state regulators.
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Serious Fraud Office shuts down seven-year Libor probe22h Updated Serious Fraud Office shuts down seven-year Libor probe
The SFO launched a probe into Libor manipulation in 2012. Dozens of traders were accused of manipulating their institution's estimates to boost profits and bonuses.
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Nationwide to hand £2m back to customers in PPI gaffe22h Updated Nationwide to hand £2m back to customers in PPI gaffe
The Competition and Markets Authority revealed the building society had neglected to remind borrowers between 2012 and 2016 that they were paying for payment protection insurance.
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Bonmarche plunges into administration putting 2,900 jobs at risk22h Updated Bonmarche plunges into administration putting 2,900 jobs at risk
Bonmarche will continue trading while the brand looks for a buyer. In the year to March 2018, the company made a £7.9m pre-tax profit on £186m of revenue.
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China growth sinks to 27-year low stoking fears for the global economy22h Updated China growth sinks to 27-year low stoking fears for the global economy
Chinese officials said the world's second-largest economy expanded by 6 per cent in the three months ending in September, down from the previous quarter's 6.2 per cent growth.
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DIRECTOR DEALS: Next boss Lord Wolfson cashes in £10m worth of shares22h Updated DIRECTOR DEALS: Next boss Lord Wolfson cashes in £10m worth of shares
Lord Wolfson sold 153,000 shares in the fashion retailer for just over £66 each. But he quashed concerns he was heading for the exit saying he was just putting more cash into a private business.
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TRUST WATCH: Gulf Investment Fund22h Updated TRUST WATCH: Gulf Investment Fund
The Gulf Investment Fund invests in companies based in the Gulf Cooperation Council region, which comprises Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
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PUNT OF THE WEEK: Phone payment security firm PCI-Pal22h Updated PUNT OF THE WEEK: Phone payment security firm PCI-Pal
PCI-Pal helps businesses which take payments over the phone to secure and protect customers' payment card data. Its full-year results showed revenue up 40 per cent to £2.8m.
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22h Are young Brits falling out of love with the cuppa?
Demand for builder's tea is falling, while coffee and herbal teas are becoming popular.
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24h Updated Boeing staff messaged about 737 Max issue in 2016
A pilot allegedly wrote that he had "unknowingly" lied to regulators during tests of the 737 Max.
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In House Antitrust Hearing, Lawmakers Focus on Harms to Privacy24h In House Antitrust Hearing, Lawmakers Focus on Harms to Privacy
Members of Congress questioned whether the power of Facebook, Google, Apple and Amazon could hurt consumer privacy.
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Judge Summons Drug C.E.O.s for Talks on Sweeping Opioid Settlement25h Updated Judge Summons Drug C.E.O.s for Talks on Sweeping Opioid Settlement
Representatives of states and localities hard hit by the opioid epidemic are also to be present. The high-stakes move is an effort to propel a resolution of thousands of lawsuits nationwide.
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Overlooked No More: Lotte Reiniger, Animator Who Created Magic With Scissors and Paper25h Updated Overlooked No More: Lotte Reiniger, Animator Who Created Magic With Scissors and Paper
Even before Disney, Reiniger told fanciful stories in animated films with her hand-cut paper silhouettes.
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Fed Signals a Rate Cut Remains Possible, Despite Glimmers of Economic Hope25h Updated Fed Signals a Rate Cut Remains Possible, Despite Glimmers of Economic Hope
A Brexit deal looks possible, and China trade tensions eased slightly. That probably will not stop the Federal Reserve from cutting rates again this month.
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Keith Haring Mural Cut Out of New York Stairwell Heads to Auction25h Updated Keith Haring Mural Cut Out of New York Stairwell Heads to Auction
The artwork, at a former youth center owned by a church, faces an uncertain future.
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UK finance watchdog sues airport car park scheme25h UK finance watchdog sues airport car park scheme
FCA hopes to reimburse thousands of small investors over scheme selling leases on airport parking spaces An airport car park investment scheme which raised £230m from thousands of people who poured in their pensions and life savings is at the heart of two legal cases that accuse the directors of making false and misleading statements to attract investors. The
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PG&E Chief Says Blackout ‘Cannot Become the Status Quo’25h Updated PG&E Chief Says Blackout ‘Cannot Become the Status Quo’
The head of California’s biggest utility, under fire over the company’s handling of a pre-emptive power shut-off, will face questioning from state regulators.
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Zantac Recall Widens as Sanofi Pulls Its Drug Over Carcinogen Fears25h Zantac Recall Widens as Sanofi Pulls Its Drug Over Carcinogen Fears
The company’s announcement follows decisions by Walgreens, CVS and others to remove the drug from their shelves and after other manufacturers recalled their products.
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Boeing Pilot Warned of ‘Egregious’ Issue With 737 Max in 2016, Messages Show26h Boeing Pilot Warned of ‘Egregious’ Issue With 737 Max in 2016, Messages Show
Two years before deadly crashes, a top pilot told a colleague that a new automated system, known as MCAS, was causing trouble in flight simulators.
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Fashion chain Bonmarché calls in administrators26h Fashion chain Bonmarché calls in administrators
Wakefield-based retailer to keep all 318 shops open for time being as buyer is sought The fashion chain Bonmarché has called in administrators, putting nearly 3,000 jobs at risk. The Wakefield-based retailer, which sells fashion for women over 50 and has 318 shops, said it had got into difficulties after a “sustained period of challenging trading conditions and cashflow pressure”.
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Scottish department store Watt Brothers closes26h Scottish department store Watt Brothers closes
Eleven shops to close with 229 out of 306 staff made redundant with immediate effect Scottish department store group Watt Brothers has collapsed into administration with the immediate loss of nearly 230 jobs and about 80 more at risk. All 11 of the group’s stores were closed on Friday but the flagship outlet on Glasgow’s Sauchiehall Street will open on 19 October for a clearance sale as administrators from KPMG seek a potential buyer.
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Bonmarche collapses into administration as thousands of jobs at risk26h Bonmarche collapses into administration as thousands of jobs at risk
Bonmarche has become the latest victim of the high street downturn after collapsing into administration, putting 2,887 jobs at risk.
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Manufacturers express deep misgivings over Johnson’s Brexit deal27h Manufacturers express deep misgivings over Johnson’s Brexit deal
Lobby group calls for transition extension and loosening of migration rules on eve of vote
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27h Updated Asbestos discovery triggers Johnson & Johnson baby powder recall in US
The firm recalls one batch after regulators find trace amounts of asbestos in a bottle bought online.
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Why Don’t Rich People Just Stop Working?27h Updated Why Don’t Rich People Just Stop Working?
Are the wealthy addicted to money, competition, or just feeling important? Yes.
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Sophia Kokosalaki, Who Gave London Fashion a Grecian Spin, Dies at 4627h Sophia Kokosalaki, Who Gave London Fashion a Grecian Spin, Dies at 46
One of the leading Greek designers of her generation, she balanced a cutting-edge feminine look with ancient motifs and dressed thousands for the Athens Olympics.
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Will investors benefit from Woodford being axed? The This is Money podcast27h Will investors benefit from Woodford being axed? The This is Money podcast
Neil Woodford's Equity Income Fund, which has locked in investors' money since June, will never reopen - the star fund manager has seen his empire toppled.
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KPMG partners’ pay falls as reform costs bite28h KPMG partners’ pay falls as reform costs bite
Partners’ pay at KPMG, the big four accountancy firm, fell last year by an average of nearly 10% as it grappled with a string of regulatory fines and the cost of preparing for far-reaching reform of the profession.
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Let’s move to Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway: could anywhere be more Scottish?28h Let’s move to Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway: could anywhere be more Scottish?
It’s full of pinnacles, crow-stepped gables and baronial turrets as if Disney’s imagineers had sketched it themselves
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Energy watchdog accused of stalling action to tackle climate crisis28h Energy watchdog accused of stalling action to tackle climate crisis
Scottish Power boss says UK regulator needs reform after refusing investment for electric vehicle charging The energy regulator has been accused by Scottish Power of hindering the UK’s electric vehicle rollout due to its “colossal disconnect” with Britain’s climate policies. Keith Anderson, chief executive of the “big six” energy company, said businesses in the sector could do more to help the UK become a carbon neutral economy, but efforts are being held back by Ofgem’s outdated regulation.
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Superman Speaks His Truth29h Superman Speaks His Truth
A change is right around the corner. What will it mean for the hero, his world and his fans? Brian Michael Bendis explains.
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We reveal the pros and cons of the leading energy saving smart home tech items on the market30h Updated We reveal the pros and cons of the leading energy saving smart home tech items on the market
Smart home technology is on the rise with people now installing smart thermostats, lightbulbs, plugs and even electric vehicle charging stations in their homes.
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Why Is a Secretive Billionaire Buying Up the Cayman Islands?30h Updated Why Is a Secretive Billionaire Buying Up the Cayman Islands?
The heir to a foam-cup fortune is believed to own more land than anyone on the storied tax haven of Grand Cayman, just as rising seas threaten to engulf it.
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A Will Without a Lawyer31h A Will Without a Lawyer
New laws are allowing people to create and sign wills online without a lawyer or notary present, but experts say there are drawbacks.
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It’s Time to Choose a Health Plan. Prepare Yourself for the Cost.31h It’s Time to Choose a Health Plan. Prepare Yourself for the Cost.
A survey from the Kaiser Family Foundation found that the average annual family premium is now nearly $21,000, with workers paying $6,015 of that.
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31h US Airbus row: European goods hit by new US tariffs
Wine, cheese and cashmere jumpers are among the EU items that have gone up in price in the US.
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Mark Zuckerberg Sticks to His Guns on Political Speech31h Mark Zuckerberg Sticks to His Guns on Political Speech
The Facebook chief said that the social network will continue to let political ads tout false claims, in the name of free speech.
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TV streaming services revitalise music industry, figures show32h TV streaming services revitalise music industry, figures show
PRS says TV soundtracks on on-demand platforms have tripled in past five years At a time when many critics believe we are living through
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Luke Johnson in line for £12m from £100m sale of Elegant Hotels to Marriott32h Luke Johnson in line for £12m from £100m sale of Elegant Hotels to Marriott
Biggest shareholder and former Pizza Express and Patisserie Valerie boss cashes in
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Entrepreneur accused of duping savers in airport car parking scheme33h Updated Entrepreneur accused of duping savers in airport car parking scheme
In the latest scandal to rock the investment industry, the Financial Conduct Authority has launched legal action against a string of firms including Park First and their bosses.
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DealBook: Mark Zuckerberg Sticks to His Guns on Political Speech33h Updated DealBook: Mark Zuckerberg Sticks to His Guns on Political Speech
The Facebook chief said that the social network will continue to let political ads tout false claims, in the name of free speech.
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Wincanton mulls takeover of Eddie Stobart a week after another suitor walked away33h Wincanton mulls takeover of Eddie Stobart a week after another suitor walked away
Wincanton - one of the country's biggest warehouse and logistics businesses - is running the rule over haulage company Eddie Stobart Logistics.
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Renault shares slump after sales warning33h Renault shares slump after sales warning
Renault shares have slumped by more than 12% after a warning that its sales are likely to fall by up to 4% this year.
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Dad passed away in South Africa and his partner has made off with the inheritance - what can we do? 35h Updated Dad passed away in South Africa and his partner has made off with the inheritance - what can we do? 
My partner's father died in South Africa and his girlfriend has cut all ties with us after the funeral. We think she may have made of with the inheritance - what can we do?
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Holiday Inn owner InterContinental hit by Hong Kong protests36h Holiday Inn owner InterContinental hit by Hong Kong protests
InterContinental Hotels Group has blamed continuing protests in Hong Kong for a fall in revenue per available room.
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36h Updated China economy: Third quarter growth misses expectations
The world's second largest economy is battling a trade war with the US and slowing domestic demand.
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A disabled BT customer had her internet and phone line cut, leaving her with little independence 36h Updated A disabled BT customer had her internet and phone line cut, leaving her with little independence 
Dee Stanton, from Nottinghamshire, found that her phone line and broadband was cut off without warning at the end of September.
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Winter holiday destinations with biggest flight price drops for 201936h Updated Winter holiday destinations with biggest flight price drops for 2019
As temperatures in Britain drop and the dark nights draw in, many will be dreaming of a warm destination they can escape to for a winter break. We reveal where flights have fallen most.
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Homes with political links – in pictures38h Homes with political links – in pictures
These properties with influential former owners might just get your vote
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Lawsuits, payouts, opioids crisis: what happened to Johnson & Johnson?38h Lawsuits, payouts, opioids crisis: what happened to Johnson & Johnson?
The household name has been hit in recent years with product misfires and court judgments challenging public trust and investor faith For decades, consumers worldwide have named the $347bn pharmaceutical behemoth Johnson & Johnson as one of its most trusted brands. The company returned the favor, instilling its commitment to corporate social responsibility in a 75-year-old “
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Fears for Scottish whisky industry after US tariffs38h Fears for Scottish whisky industry after US tariffs
Sales of Scottish whisky could drop by 20% within a year due to new tariffs placed on exports to the US, it has been claimed.
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UK manufacturers braced for financial hit as US tariffs bite39h UK manufacturers braced for financial hit as US tariffs bite
Makers of products ranging from Scotch whisky to biscuits and Savile Row suits to suffer British manufacturers of products ranging from
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