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From Inclusion to Support: How to Build a Better Workplace16m Updated From Inclusion to Support: How to Build a Better Workplace
At the New Rules Summit, hosted by The New York Times, participants working in groups proposed changes to create equitable environments in the workplace. Here are the topics, quotations from group leaders and takeaways.
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Dreams, which collapsed in 2013, hails fifth consecutive year of growth59m Updated Dreams, which collapsed in 2013, hails fifth consecutive year of growth
The specialist said comparable sales rose by 1.9 per cent in 2018, and profits jumped by nearly 12 per cent, marking the next stage in an unprecedented retail turnaround.
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Will Cool Clothes Make Young People Love Golf?1h 9m Updated Will Cool Clothes Make Young People Love Golf?
An apparel brand with a streetwear sensibility wants to get teens and 20-somethings onto the green.
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British Gas owner Centrica plans to cut 700 jobs 1h 17m British Gas owner Centrica plans to cut 700 jobs
British Gas owner Centrica plans to cut around 700 management and back office jobs under previously announced reductions, as it faces "growing challenges."
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Shares in Saga drop as group warns Brexit has taken its toll on holiday bookings1h 34m Shares in Saga drop as group warns Brexit has taken its toll on holiday bookings
The group admitted its full-year margins will be lower than a year ago after being forced to offer holidaymakers cheaper deals to lure them away from rival companies.
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Iraq rocket attack: oil firms begin evacuating staff from Basra site1h 49m Iraq rocket attack: oil firms begin evacuating staff from Basra site
Three people injured in strike on compound housing Shell, ExxonMobil and Eni Three people have been injured after a rocket hit a compound housing several international oil companies, including the US multinational ExxonMobil, near Basra, Iraq, officials have said. A short-range Katyusha rocket struck the Burjesia residential and operations headquarters west of the city in the early hours of Wednesday, according to the Iraqi military. The wounded are all Iraqi nationals.
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Tesco premium plan hits supermarket shares1h 56m Tesco premium plan hits supermarket shares
The supermarket says it is mulling a range of high-end convenience stores, sending rivals' shares lower.
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Brexit uncertainty hits UK manufacturing; London house prices drop again - business live2h Updated Brexit uncertainty hits UK manufacturing; London house prices drop again - business live
Factory growth has stalled in Britain, while house prices in the capital remain under pressure
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Facebook cryptocurrency: dawn of the corporation-government | Ethan Lou2h Facebook cryptocurrency: dawn of the corporation-government | Ethan Lou
If it gets the green light from regulators, Facebook is on its way to creating its own currency – a prospect that should alarm us
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Is the Fed about to signal the return of easy money?3h Is the Fed about to signal the return of easy money?
The question traders and investors around the world are wrestling with this week is not whether Powell and co will be more dovish as that is close to a given, but how dovish their rhetoric will be.
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Fed Faces Tricky Choice Amid Looming Risks and Trump Pressure3h Updated Fed Faces Tricky Choice Amid Looming Risks and Trump Pressure
Trade tensions, weakening jobs data and inflation pose risks — but growth is strong. The Fed must decide to hold fire, signal a move or cut rates.
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William Hill and Paddy Power ads appeared in app aimed at children3h William Hill and Paddy Power ads appeared in app aimed at children
Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck ‘accidentally’ appeared in Looney Tunes World of Mayhem video game Adverts for the bookmakers William Hill and Paddy Power Betfair appeared in a mobile phone app approved for seven-year-olds, featuring cartoon characters such as Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, in an apparent mistake that has been called “unacceptable”. The Advertising Standards Authority upheld complaints after users of a game called Looney Tunes World of Mayhem were invited to view adverts for the betting companies in exchange for “gems”, tokens used to purchase in-game items.
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Bond Investors Seem Sure the Fed Will Cut Rates, but Not About When3h Updated Bond Investors Seem Sure the Fed Will Cut Rates, but Not About When
Yields on Treasury debt have fallen, which means investors expect the Federal Reserve to push interest rates lower and keep them there.
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People happy to rent, but not buy, a flat3h People happy to rent, but not buy, a flat
Experts say first-time buyers are keen to jump straight to a house, leading to cheaper apartment prices.
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House price growth slowed in May as London and the South East continue to weigh the market down3h House price growth slowed in May as London and the South East continue to weigh the market down
In April, the average cost of a home stood at £229,000, which is £3,000 higher than at the same point a year ago, data published by HM Land Registry and the office for National Statistics reveals.
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Monsoon Accessorize seeks landlords’ support for rescue plan4h Monsoon Accessorize seeks landlords’ support for rescue plan
Owner offers share of profits in exchange for rent cuts in effort to keep fashion retailer afloat
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Housebuilder Berkeley signals end to bumper earnings as profits fall4h Housebuilder Berkeley signals end to bumper earnings as profits fall
Group will target growth outside its traditional territory of London Profits at Berkeley Group fell by a fifth last year as the housebuilder signalled the end of a period of bumper earnings and said it would look outside its traditional territory in London. Growth in the housing market has weakened in the past three years as extended
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DealBook Briefing: Lawmakers Line Up to Scrutinize Facebook’s Cryptocurrency4h Updated DealBook Briefing: Lawmakers Line Up to Scrutinize Facebook’s Cryptocurrency
The dust hadn’t even settled on the tech giant’s announcement before officials around the world made it clear that they were skeptical.
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UK inflation rate falls, as London house prices keep dropping - business live4h Updated UK inflation rate falls, as London house prices keep dropping - business live
UK inflation has fallen back to the Bank of England’s 2% target, while house prices in the capital remain under pressure
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Irish government plans to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars in 20305h Updated Irish government plans to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars in 2030
Ministers hope that by the time the ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles is introduced there will be 950,000 zero-emissions cars on the road and a robust 'nationwide' charging infrastructure.
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Would you call this a vegetable tube?5h Would you call this a vegetable tube?
Why some people aren't happy that words like 'burger' and 'sausage' are being used to describe vegan products.
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Monsoon rescue bid offers landlords profit-share6h Monsoon rescue bid offers landlords profit-share
Monsoon Accessorize, the struggling fashion retailer, is to offer landlords a share of future profits after snubbing their demands for an equity stake in the company.
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Globalization Is Moving Past the U.S. and Its Vision of World Order6h Globalization Is Moving Past the U.S. and Its Vision of World Order
As President Trump deploys tariffs as weapons in international disputes, he has ceded the American role as champion of global trade.
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Adidas Sells Diversity. Black Employees Say It Doesn’t Practice It.6h Adidas Sells Diversity. Black Employees Say It Doesn’t Practice It.
Fewer than 4.5 percent of the workers at the company’s North American headquarters identify as black. Members of that small group say they feel ignored and sometimes discriminated against.
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Do you even need a fund manager... or is a tracker a safer bet?6h Updated Do you even need a fund manager... or is a tracker a safer bet?
Many experts believe your savings may do better sitting in a tracker fund. These are already very popular accounting for more than eight in ten new investments into funds in April.
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Thousands of GP practice nurses wrongly barred from NHS pension scheme6h Thousands of GP practice nurses wrongly barred from NHS pension scheme
Experts say the nurses, like Sue Cotterill, pictured, may have been victims of gender discrimination, and are another example of how women lose out in retirement.
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BT hikes TV and Sport prices for millions of customers by as much as £48 a year 6h Updated BT hikes TV and Sport prices for millions of customers by as much as £48 a year 
BT customers with Classic Essential, Entertainment, Entertainment Plus and Sport Starter deals will pay an extra £1 a month, with an increase of £2 per month for those with the Entertainment Starter.
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Hopes of rate cuts keep markets buoyant ahead of UK inflation report - business live6h Updated Hopes of rate cuts keep markets buoyant ahead of UK inflation report - business live
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including the latest UK cost of living report
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ASK TONY: Why did my car insurer slam the brakes on paying back my £250 excess?7h Updated ASK TONY: Why did my car insurer slam the brakes on paying back my £250 excess?
My car was hit by a lorry last July while it was parked outside my flat. Someone saw the incident and took pictures. My insurer, Co-op Insurance, took the case forward.
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Premier Inns sees sales slide again7h Premier Inns sees sales slide again
The UK's largest hotel operator blames "weak trading conditions" for a fall in demand for its rooms.
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Just ten weeks left to claim compensation on mis-sold PPI with more than £35bn already paid out7h Updated Just ten weeks left to claim compensation on mis-sold PPI with more than £35bn already paid out
More than £35 billion has already been paid to customers who were mis-sold payment protection insurance, according to the Financial Conduct Authority's latest figures.
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HK billionaire to pay $14m in tuition fees for Chinese students7h HK billionaire to pay $14m in tuition fees for Chinese students
Li Ka-Shing has pledged to pay tuition fees for a group of Chinese students through his foundation.
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How to travel first class on a budget... And from canny ways to get luxury for less 7h Updated How to travel first class on a budget... And from canny ways to get luxury for less 
You don't need to break the bank to enjoy the finer things in life - you just need to know where to look. Here, we reveal how to live a life of luxury on a budget.
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Consumers being badly advised on pensions, says regulator7h Consumers being badly advised on pensions, says regulator
FCA warns some transfer decisions mean greater risk of financial insecurity in old age The City watchdog has raised fresh concerns that thousands of consumers are being wrongly advised to cash in their defined benefit pension, putting them at greater risk of financial insecurity in old age. The
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Inflation falls back to 2% as air fares dive after Easter7h Inflation falls back to 2% as air fares dive after Easter
The rate of inflation has fallen to 2% as the cost of air travel dived in May following increases ahead of Easter the previous month.
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Loyal savers with Yorkshire BS take another rate hit while newcomers enjoy the top-paying deals7h Updated Loyal savers with Yorkshire BS take another rate hit while newcomers enjoy the top-paying deals
Those affected by YBS rate cuts are prohibited from moving their savings into the firm's new easy-access accounts and they cannot move any money from existing accounts to open new accounts.
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Trump at war with the European Central Bank over currency manipulation as euro tanks 7h Updated Trump at war with the European Central Bank over currency manipulation as euro tanks 
In a blistering attack on Twitter, President Trump accused the head of the ECB of unfairly driving down the euro to make countries such as France and Germany more competitive.
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Woodford in spotlight over Guernsey dealings as FCA launches probe into suspended Equity Income Fund7h Updated Woodford in spotlight over Guernsey dealings as FCA launches probe into suspended Equity Income Fund
The FCA confirmed the probe in a letter to the Treasury Select Committee chair Nicky Morgan, but chief Andrew Bailey said he could not comment further.
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Angels of the NHS abandoned: Thousands of GP practice nurses wrongly barred from NHS pension scheme7h Updated Angels of the NHS abandoned: Thousands of GP practice nurses wrongly barred from NHS pension scheme
Experts say the nurses, like Sue Cotterill, pictured, may have been victims of gender discrimination, and are another example of how women lose out in retirement.
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MARKET REPORT: Neil Woodford raises another £54m for his disgruntled investors from fund fire sale7h Updated MARKET REPORT: Neil Woodford raises another £54m for his disgruntled investors from fund fire sale
The beleaguered fund manager had previously held 19.4 per cent of Oakley, a listed private equity firm which owns stakes in Time Out and telecoms business Daisy.
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My house was stolen after fraudsters intercepted my mail8h My house was stolen after fraudsters intercepted my mail
Angela first noticed something was wrong when she returned home after spending three weeks away to find her letterbox had been taped up and an ugly metal postbox fixed to her door.
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Prisoners of the Woodford lockdown: Home improvements on hold and holidays cancelled8h Updated Prisoners of the Woodford lockdown: Home improvements on hold and holidays cancelled
Anne and David Woolgar had a five-figure sum invested in the Woodford Equity Income Fund. Their plans to renovate their house and take a holiday to Madeira have since ground to a halt.
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Vegan food: sausages or vegetable tubes?8h Vegan food: sausages or vegetable tubes?
Why some people aren't happy that words like 'burger' and 'sausage' are being used to describe vegan products.
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Premier Inns hit by 8h Premier Inns hit by "tough conditions"
The UK's largest hotel operator blames "weak trading conditions" for a fall in demand for its rooms.
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Mulberry swings to loss as UK and investment hit bottom line8h Mulberry swings to loss as UK and investment hit bottom line
Mulberry, the luxury brand known for its leather handbags, swung into the red in its last financial year as tough UK trading and Asia investment combined to hit its bottom line.
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I came home to find my house had been stolen after fraudsters intercepted my mail9h Updated I came home to find my house had been stolen after fraudsters intercepted my mail
Angela first noticed something was wrong when she returned home after spending three weeks away to find her letterbox had been taped up and an ugly metal postbox fixed to her door.
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Harveys left us sitting on the floor waiting for a sofa delivery9h Harveys left us sitting on the floor waiting for a sofa delivery
They were ordered five months ago and the firm kept promising a date but they never came
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In Japan, It’s a Riveting TV Plot: Can a Worker Go Home on Time?9h Updated In Japan, It’s a Riveting TV Plot: Can a Worker Go Home on Time?
On this show, a 30-something project manager in the famously overworked nation wants nothing more than to get out of the office and into her favorite bar for happy hour.
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‘I feel like a target’: US trade war worries tech workers of Chinese descent10h ‘I feel like a target’: US trade war worries tech workers of Chinese descent
According to a Guardian survey through Blind, employees are already facing negative consequences or predict problems Technology workers of Chinese descent say that they are experiencing backlash due to the US-China trade war and fears over Huawei, according to a survey commissioned by the Guardian through Blind, an app allowing anonymous workplace communication. “With the trade war against China and especially the Huawei case I feel like a target more and more every day,” an anonymous Amazon employee wrote in a comment on the app, which is popular among technology employees and verifies employment through work emails. “I can’t even feel comfortable about being Chinese because so many Americans see China as a threat now.”
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Former Military Bases Find New Purpose Through E-Commerce10h Updated Former Military Bases Find New Purpose Through E-Commerce
Real estate developers are looking at abandoned bases for large projects like warehouse and logistics centers, which are needed to sustain the growth in e-commerce.
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How Libra, Facebook’s Cryptocurrency, Would Work for You10h Updated How Libra, Facebook’s Cryptocurrency, Would Work for You
We break down the new cryptocurrency and what the company hopes you will be able to do with it, even though it hasn’t quite arrived.
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US-China trade war: Officials to resume talks before G2012h US-China trade war: Officials to resume talks before G20
Mr Trump says he will have an "extended meeting" with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 next week.
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Trump Accuses Europe of Bolstering Its Economy at America’s Expense13h Updated Trump Accuses Europe of Bolstering Its Economy at America’s Expense
President Trump is increasingly viewing international economic policy through a narrow lens, seeing only how other countries decisions affect the United States.
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Google Pledges to Invest $1 Billion to Ease Bay Area Housing Crisis15h Updated Google Pledges to Invest $1 Billion to Ease Bay Area Housing Crisis
It’s the latest technology company to address a problem caused by the industry’s success.
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People Are Taking Emotional Support Animals Everywhere. States Are Cracking Down.15h Updated People Are Taking Emotional Support Animals Everywhere. States Are Cracking Down.
More Americans are saying they need a variety of animals — dogs, ducks, even insects — for their mental health. But critics say many are really just pets that do not merit special status.
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Trudeau’s Government Approves Expansion of Divisive Trans Mountain Pipeline15h Updated Trudeau’s Government Approves Expansion of Divisive Trans Mountain Pipeline
Plans to increase the size of the pipeline linking Alberta’s landlocked oil sands with British Columbia has divided the provinces and exposed a rift in the country’s Indigenous communities.
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When is a sausage not a sausage?16h When is a sausage not a sausage?
Why some people aren't happy that words like 'burger' and 'sausage' are being used to describe vegan products.
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Weak pay rises and dearer housing fuel jump in working poor, says IFS16h Weak pay rises and dearer housing fuel jump in working poor, says IFS
Number in poverty rises to 8m, with 60% living in households where someone works Britain has seen a big jump in the
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Rising levels of poverty in working families16h Rising levels of poverty in working families
Poverty among those who are working has risen, but many more people are now in work, research indicates.
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BuzzFeed News Is Part of a Union Wave at Digital Media Outlets16h Updated BuzzFeed News Is Part of a Union Wave at Digital Media Outlets
The site’s journalists took part in an IRL protest after a series of tweets criticized the company’s refusal to recognize their affiliation with the News Guild.
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Facebook Plans Global Financial System Based on Cryptocurrency17h Updated Facebook Plans Global Financial System Based on Cryptocurrency
Despite skepticism and concern about Facebook’s reach, the company envisions an alternative financial system based on a new cryptocurrency called Libra.
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Trump and Xi Will Meet at G-20 Amid Stalled Trade Talks18h Updated Trump and Xi Will Meet at G-20 Amid Stalled Trade Talks
President Trump confirmed an “extended” meeting with President Xi Jinping of China next week, suggesting the countries were trying to find compromise.
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Global Economic Growth Is Already Slowing. The U.S. Trade War Is Making It Worse.18h Updated Global Economic Growth Is Already Slowing. The U.S. Trade War Is Making It Worse.
President Trump’s trade war is stirring uncertainty, weighing on manufacturing and disrupting increasingly delicate global economic growth.
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Shut Out by Shoe Giants, ‘Mom and Pop’ Stores Feel Pinched18h Updated Shut Out by Shoe Giants, ‘Mom and Pop’ Stores Feel Pinched
A number of shoe companies have cut off many small retailers that were already struggling to adapt to shoppers’ changing behavior.
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British Airways-owner IAG gives Boeing a lift with order for 200 of its grounded MAX 737 jets18h British Airways-owner IAG gives Boeing a lift with order for 200 of its grounded MAX 737 jets
All 737 MAX aircraft worldwide have been grounded since March after two deadly crashes. IAG chief executive Willie Walsh believes the jet will return to service in the next few months.
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ALEX BRUMMER: Bungling haunts the FCA18h ALEX BRUMMER: Bungling haunts the FCA
Those holding shares in Neil Woodford's Patient Capital Trust (including this writer) have endured big falls and it now trades at an alarming 37 per cent discount to net asset value.
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Construction equipment rental firm Ashtead Group surges as profit hits £1.1bn 18h Construction equipment rental firm Ashtead Group surges as profit hits £1.1bn 
The firm, which rents out construction equipment such as diggers and tools, said revenues were up 19 per cent to £4.5bn. There was strong growth at its Sunbelt business in the US.
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Activist investor Coast Capital cranks up battle with transport firm First Group18h Activist investor Coast Capital cranks up battle with transport firm First Group
Coast launched another blistering attack on First, which owns the Greyhound coach brand in the US and Great Western Railway in the UK, rubbishing its turnaround strategy.
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J.J. Abrams Said to Be Near $500 Million Deal With WarnerMedia19h Updated J.J. Abrams Said to Be Near $500 Million Deal With WarnerMedia
WarnerMedia will get a first look at projects developed by the media company run by Mr. Abrams and his wife, which made hits like “Star Trek Beyond.”
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World War II Planes Can Still Fly, but Who Will Keep Them Flying?19h Updated World War II Planes Can Still Fly, but Who Will Keep Them Flying?
A number of organizations are now training young pilots and engaging students in the art of flying and repairing vintage aircraft.
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As Recession Fears Grow in Europe, Central Bank Signals Stimulus Increase20h As Recession Fears Grow in Europe, Central Bank Signals Stimulus Increase
Mario Draghi, the central bank’s president, said “additional stimulus will be required” unless the economy improves. Action could come as early as July.
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Ashley shows Goals bosses red card over VAT crisis20h Ashley shows Goals bosses red card over VAT crisis
The Sports Direct International tycoon Mike Ashley has declared war on the board of Goals Soccer Centres over the accounting crisis which has left its shares suspended for months.
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Google Pledges $1 Billion to Ease Bay Area Housing Crisis20h Updated Google Pledges $1 Billion to Ease Bay Area Housing Crisis
Google is the latest technology company to address the housing problems caused by the tech industry’s success.
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Tesco pins growth hopes on plant-based ready meals and robots21h Tesco pins growth hopes on plant-based ready meals and robots
Supermarket tells investors its plans also include more upmarket Tesco Finest convenience stores Robot-driven supermarkets, upmarket convenience stores and a tenfold increase in plant-based ready meals will all fuel growth at
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Trudeau’s Government Is Expected to Decide on Divisive Trans Mountain Pipeline21h Updated Trudeau’s Government Is Expected to Decide on Divisive Trans Mountain Pipeline
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet is deciding the fate of a proposal to expand a pipeline that links Alberta’s landlocked oil sands with the Pacific.
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Boeing 737 Max: BA-owner IAG signs deal to buy 200 planes21h Updated Boeing 737 Max: BA-owner IAG signs deal to buy 200 planes
Airline group IAG says it has "every confidence" in Boeing as it signs a letter of intent to buy 200 planes.
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Goals Soccer Centres hires advisers to explore potential sale22h Goals Soccer Centres hires advisers to explore potential sale
Mike Ashley-backed pitch hire operator is continuing to assess its options over unpaid VAT bill Goals Soccer Centres, the struggling five-a-side football pitch operator backed by the retail billionaire Mike Ashley, has appointed advisers to look for a possible buyer, as discussions continue with tax authorities over an unpaid VAT bill. In a statement on Tuesday, Goals said it was engaging Deloitte to work alongside its current advisers and lenders in assessing its future corporate options.
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South Western Railway workers begin five-day strike22h Updated South Western Railway workers begin five-day strike
Commuters and Royal Ascot racegoers are hit as South Western Railway staff start a five-day walkout.
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Watchdog to investigate Neil Woodford fund suspension22h Watchdog to investigate Neil Woodford fund suspension
FCA intervention follows questions about oversight despite rush of withdrawals from troubled flagship fund The City regulator has launched a formal investigation into the suspension of Neil Woodford’s flagship investment fund amid criticism that the regulator was
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Plane makers face pressure to pilot a greener future22h Plane makers face pressure to pilot a greener future
The battle to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is gaining momentum – with pressure on businesses to play their part coming from both shareholders and customers alike.
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Heathrow third runway expansion plans revealed22h Updated Heathrow third runway expansion plans revealed
Proposals, including lowering M25 and rerouting rivers, raise fears of environmental impact The scale of the disruption from Heathrow airport’s expansion project has been revealed with the publication of detailed plans to lower the M25 for the third runway to cross, reroute rivers, replace utilities and build car parks for nearly 50,000 cars. A 12-week public
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FTSE LIVE: Ashtead beefs up profits; Sterling flashing red; Gatwick Airport sales take off22h Updated FTSE LIVE: Ashtead beefs up profits; Sterling flashing red; Gatwick Airport sales take off
Stock markets on both sides of the Atlantic have shot up after European Central Bank boss Mario Draghi indicated there could be a fresh stimulus measures to boost the eurozone.
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Boeing boosted by BA owner deal to buy 200 737 MAX jets23h Boeing boosted by BA owner deal to buy 200 737 MAX jets
The owner of British Airways has signed a letter of intent to order 200 Boeing 737 MAX jets - the aircraft model currently grounded following two deadly crashes.
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The Trade War With China Has an Upside for Consumers, Too23h The Trade War With China Has an Upside for Consumers, Too
The Trump administration’s tariffs made that washing machine cost more, but gas is cheaper because the markets are jittery about the trade war.
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Trump and Xi to Meet at G-20 After Stalled Trade Talks23h Updated Trump and Xi to Meet at G-20 After Stalled Trade Talks
President Trump confirmed he will meet with President Xi Jinping next week, as the United States and China try to restart stalled progress toward a trade deal.
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BA parent company reveals plans to buy 200 Boeing 737 Max jets24h BA parent company reveals plans to buy 200 Boeing 737 Max jets
International Airlines Group announces plans despite safety fears after two crashes The parent company of British Airways has announced plans to buy 200 Boeing 737 Max aircraft, despite
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How Libra Would Work for You24h Updated How Libra Would Work for You
We break down the new Facebook-backed cryptocurrency and what the company hopes you will be able to do with it, even though it hasn’t quite arrived.
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Fidelity blocks customers putting money into Woodford Income Focus24h Updated Fidelity blocks customers putting money into Woodford Income Focus
The FCA confirmed the probe in a letter to the Treasury Select Committee chair Nicky Morgan, but chief Andrew Bailey said he could not comment further.
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Gatwick drone disruption cost airport just £1.4m24h Gatwick drone disruption cost airport just £1.4m
Airlines bear brunt of cost with easyJet alone putting its compensation bill and lost revenue at £15m The drone
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City of Berlin backs plan to freeze rents for five years25h City of Berlin backs plan to freeze rents for five years
German capital’s government agrees outlines of law in latest attempt to halt runaway gentrification Berlin’s government has agreed to freeze rents in the German capital for five years from 2020 in the city’s latest attempt to halt runaway gentrification.
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Method of attack on tankers remains key evidence against Iran25h Method of attack on tankers remains key evidence against Iran
Release of colour images adds more clarity to debate but fails to prove responsibility The sophistication of the attacks on two shipping tankers in the Gulf of Oman
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Hammond to launch review of post-Brexit regulation25h Hammond to launch review of post-Brexit regulation
Philip Hammond will lay the foundations on Thursday for an overhaul of the City's post-Brexit regulatory landscape just weeks before he expects to be ousted by the next Prime Minister.
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Seven lessons I plan to teach my daughter about money25h Seven lessons I plan to teach my daughter about money
This weekend marked my first father's day as a parent. Seven months might be a trifle young to start imparting financial wisdom, but I have been thinking about how important it is
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Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell in court over tax fraud charges25h Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell in court over tax fraud charges
Businessman also faces charges over allegedly buying two yachts to launder money The former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has appeared in court to face charges of a £500,000 tax fraud and that he allegedly bought two yachts to launder money. Chappell, 52, of Dorset, who was wearing a slate grey suit and open-necked blue shirt, spoke only to confirm his personal details as he appeared at the City of London magistrates court.
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How much is my 10 shillings savings book from 1966 worth now?26h Updated How much is my 10 shillings savings book from 1966 worth now?
I have found an old Post Office Savings Bank Book from when I was a boy, which records a 10 shillings deposit made on August 24, 1966
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Finding Opportunities When Military Bases Close26h Finding Opportunities When Military Bases Close
Bases shuttered years ago by a Department of Defense program have turned out to be valuable assets for local communities.
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Ex-BHS owner in court over tax fraud charges26h Ex-BHS owner in court over tax fraud charges
Dominic Chappell also faces charges of allegedly buying two yachts to launder money Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has appeared in court to face charges of a £500,000 tax fraud and allegedly buying two yachts to launder money. Chappell, 52, of Dorset, who was wearing a slate grey suit and open-necked blue shirt, spoke only to confirm his personal details as he appearedat the City of London magistrates court.
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Fidelity blocks investors from buying Woodford Income Focus Fund26h Fidelity blocks investors from buying Woodford Income Focus Fund
Neil Woodford debacle could be ‘very big problem’ if it undermines trust, warns Bank of England policymaker Fidelity has banned its customers from putting new money into a second Woodford fund, dealing another blow to the star fund manager whose reputation has been tarnished by an investor exodus. The investment platform, one of Britain’s biggest said it had to decided to restrict new investments in the £325m Woodford Income Focus Fund, a sister fund to Neil Woodford’s flagship £3.7bn Equity Income Fund.
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Recession Fears Grow in Europe and E.C.B. Signals Increase in Stimulus27h Updated Recession Fears Grow in Europe and E.C.B. Signals Increase in Stimulus
Mario Draghi, the central bank’s president, said “additional stimulus will be required” unless the economy improves. Action could come as early as July.
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27h Luxury Living in Miami Moves North
More relaxed than their neighbor to the south, North Beach and Sunny Isles Beach are booming, with high-end residential buildings proliferating.
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Butterless puff pastry is bad enough. But other food hacks can be fatal | Felicity Cloake27h Butterless puff pastry is bad enough. But other food hacks can be fatal | Felicity Cloake
Patisserie Valerie’s substitution of marge caused shock – but it’s part of an infamous tradition blighting the restaurant industryThe revelation that struggling bakery chain Patisserie Valerie was so strapped for cash under its previous management that it took the
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The government workers striking over pay27h The government workers striking over pay
Outsourced catering and security staff at the government's business department want the London living wage.
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Best stocks & shares Isas: Pick the best DIY investment platform27h Updated Best stocks & shares Isas: Pick the best DIY investment platform
Choosing the right DIY platform is crucial but a wealth of choice and changes to charges have left many investors scratching their heads. We pick some of the best.
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27h When Only a Superyacht Will Do
A top builder explains how the process works, from design to launching.
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DealBook Briefing: Say Hello to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency28h Updated DealBook Briefing: Say Hello to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency
Facebook has unveiled its ambitious and hotly anticipated plan to create an alternative financial system, but critics abound.
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Trump cries foul as Draghi stimulus pledge knocks euro28h Trump cries foul as Draghi stimulus pledge knocks euro
The head of the European Central Bank (ECB) has come under attack from Donald Trump after he pledged "additional stimulus" if the eurozone economy continues to flag .
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The Boutique Fitness Boom29h Updated The Boutique Fitness Boom
Can $40 exercise classes save the attenuated American mall?
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The Mystery of the Miserable Employees: How to Win in the Winner-Take-All Economy29h Updated The Mystery of the Miserable Employees: How to Win in the Winner-Take-All Economy
The business unit was doing well, but the employees were sad. Could data offer a clue?
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Sir James Dyson donates £19m to his old school in Holt29h Sir James Dyson donates £19m to his old school in Holt
The money will fund a new centre for science, technology, arts and maths "to inspire young minds".
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Facebook to launch digital currency in 202030h Updated Facebook to launch digital currency in 2020
Users will be able make payments with the currency via Facebook's apps and WhatsApp.
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John Lewis shoppers can now return unwanted items through their Waitrose delivery driver30h John Lewis shoppers can now return unwanted items through their Waitrose delivery driver
The new initiative, which launched on Monday, comes as retailers scramble to simplify the often complex returns process that remains a barrier for some to shopping online.
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Warranty giant shelves £1bn sale or float30h Warranty giant shelves £1bn sale or float
One of the UK’s biggest insurers of home appliances has shelved plans for a sale or flotation valuing it at more than £1bn amid a lukewarm response from public and private market investors.
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China Backs Hong Kong’s Leader Despite Huge Protests30h Updated China Backs Hong Kong’s Leader Despite Huge Protests
Yet it is unclear how long Carrie Lam can continue to govern the territory after her retreat on a contentious extradition proposal.
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Libra: Facebook launches cryptocurrency in bid to shake up global finance30h Libra: Facebook launches cryptocurrency in bid to shake up global finance
Digital currency will let billions of users make transactions but is raising privacy concerns Facebook has announced a digital currency called Libra that will allow its billions of users to make financial transactions across the globe, in a move that could potentially shake up the world’s banking system. Libra is being touted as a means to connect people who do not have access to traditional banking platforms. With close to 2.4 billion people using Facebook each month, Libra could be a financial game changer, but will face close scrutiny as Facebook continues to reel from a series of privacy scandals.
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Petition demands government fixes pension tax relief flaw hitting low paid30h Petition demands government fixes pension tax relief flaw hitting low paid
The Government is saving nearly £114m that could be going into the retirement pots of some 1.75m low paid people in the current tax year, it is estimated.
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New tool to help YOU get fairer bills and beat the loyalty penalty30h Updated New tool to help YOU get fairer bills and beat the loyalty penalty
Households are wising up that companies consistently overcharge those who have been the most loyal - while often saving the best deals for new customers. Here's how to fight back.
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Top tips for getting festival insurance this summer30h Updated Top tips for getting festival insurance this summer
Whether grooving at Glastonbury, raving at Reading or letting loose at Latitude this summer, festival goers will likely pack all but the kitchen sink with them during their stay.
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You can list business or home space as a venue online with Cajoot30h Updated You can list business or home space as a venue online with Cajoot
Independent restaurants, shops and cafes are often left in a conundrum about what to do with the extra space - Alexandra Hoppe, pictured, believes she has the answer.
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Rail strike sparks travel chaos with huge queues31h Rail strike sparks travel chaos with huge queues
Train passengers on some of the busiest routes in the country suffered rush hour chaos as rail staff walked out at the start of a five-day strike.
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Northern Rail’s crisis is good news – it’s proof we need to re-nationalise | Phil McDuff31h Northern Rail’s crisis is good news – it’s proof we need to re-nationalise | Phil McDuff
Pitiful service and sky-high fares lay bare the myth of ‘market efficiency’. Politicians must stop dodging responsibility
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We reveal a new tool that could help YOU get a fairer price on your bills31h Updated We reveal a new tool that could help YOU get a fairer price on your bills
Households are wising up that companies consistently overcharge those who have been the most loyal - while often saving the best deals for new customers.
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Labour proposes a new ombudsman for gambling industry31h Labour proposes a new ombudsman for gambling industry
Tom Watson says the move would tackle abuse and target help at problem gamblers Labour would set up a new gambling ombudsman to protect consumers, deputy leader Tom Watson will say on Tuesday, citing a string of scandals that have raised concerns about “predatory” practices in the industry. In a speech at the thinktank Demos, Watson will unveil the latest plank of a plan to overhaul betting regulation via a new Gambling Act, following
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UK firms overcharging loyal customers could soon face instant fines31h UK firms overcharging loyal customers could soon face instant fines
Watchdog could get new powers over mobile, broadband and insurance providers Firms that exploit consumer loyalty by overcharging longstanding customers could soon face instant fines under plans unveiled by the government. The “loyalty penalty” is estimated to be costing customers more than £4bn a year, according to consumer groups.
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European car sales rise for the first time in nine months - business live31h Updated European car sales rise for the first time in nine months - business live
New car sales rose by 0.1% in May as a jump in demand in Germany and France offset falls in the UK, Spain and Italy
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Beware fake payment emails that claim to be from Green Star33h Beware fake payment emails that claim to be from Green Star
Another warning about messages and texts that come with a live link
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The Baltimore Symphony, Seeking Cuts, Locks Out Its Musicians34h Updated The Baltimore Symphony, Seeking Cuts, Locks Out Its Musicians
The orchestra wants to give its musicians fewer weeks of work. The players say that will affect quality.
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California Tests a Digital ‘Fire Alarm’ for Mental Distress34h Updated California Tests a Digital ‘Fire Alarm’ for Mental Distress
The state is teaming up with Silicon Valley to make mental health services more available. Promises abound, and so do potential problems.
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PM seeks new powers to fine firms exploiting customer loyalty34h PM seeks new powers to fine firms exploiting customer loyalty
Plans have been announced to bolster the powers of UK regulators, as the government seeks to end so-called loyalty penalties costing UK households billions of pounds.
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What Businesses Claim Will Hurt Them (and You) if New Trump Tariffs Take Effect35h Updated What Businesses Claim Will Hurt Them (and You) if New Trump Tariffs Take Effect
More than 300 people plan to testify in Washington about the impact on companies, workers and the American consumer.
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Sports Illustrated Has a New Publisher, Digital Company TheMaven35h Updated Sports Illustrated Has a New Publisher, Digital Company TheMaven
The deal ends Sports Illustrated’s ties to its former owner, Meredith, a few weeks after the Authentic Brands Group bought the magazine’s intellectual property.
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The Big Question for the Fed This Week: Did We Make a Mistake?35h Updated The Big Question for the Fed This Week: Did We Make a Mistake?
Pressure from the president, pressure to appear independent, and pressure to make the right call.
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Huawei Chief Predicts Sales Will Flatline After Trump Crackdown35h Updated Huawei Chief Predicts Sales Will Flatline After Trump Crackdown
Being cut off from American technology will hurt business at the Chinese company this year and next, Ren Zhengfei said, though he vowed a 2021 recovery.
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35h Updated Facing Post-Lagerfeld Era, Chanel Says Latest Profits Were Up
The privately owned French fashion house has a new creative director, strong sales growth and a firm message: Chanel is not for sale.
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The Trade War Is Taking Money From Your Wallet, and Returning Some, Too35h Updated The Trade War Is Taking Money From Your Wallet, and Returning Some, Too
The Trump administration’s taxes made that washing machine cost more, but gas is cheaper because the markets are jittery about the trade war.
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