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National Cancer Chief, Ned Sharpless, Named F.DA.’s Acting Commissioner 12 Mar 9:00pm Updated National Cancer Chief, Ned Sharpless, Named F.DA.’s Acting Commissioner
Dr. Norman E. (Ned) Sharpless, director of the National Cancer Institute, will take over temporarily now that Dr. Scott Gottlieb is resigning.
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New Generic Blood Pressure Drug Is Approved to Relieve Shortages 12 Mar 8:27pm New Generic Blood Pressure Drug Is Approved to Relieve Shortages
The F.D.A. made the product review a priority, citing shortages that occurred in the wake of several recalls of drugs that were found to contain potentially cancer-causing chemicals.
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Scooting off: Is this the answer for short journeys? 12 Mar 8:18pm Scooting off: Is this the answer for short journeys?
Scooters and other micro-vehicles are increasingly popular but the regulations have not caught up.
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Tech-filled strap makes old watches smart 12 Mar 8:15pm Tech-filled strap makes old watches smart
A strap that adds notifications and payments to old watches has been designed by Sony engineers.
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Six things to know about the Spring Statement 12 Mar 8:11pm Six things to know about the Spring Statement
The Chancellor Philip Hammond will deliver an update on the UK economy. What can we expect?
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IMF: Greece among best performers in eurozone 12 Mar 8:04pm IMF: Greece among best performers in eurozone
The International Monetary Fund says Greece is still vulnerable but has made great progress.
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Chancellor to make fresh attempt to curb power of tech giants 12 Mar 8:01pm Chancellor to make fresh attempt to curb power of tech giants
Philip Hammond to promise action on plan to tackle Google, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft and Apple A fresh bid to curb the market power of US tech giants will be signalled by Philip Hammond on Wednesday when he welcomes the findings of an independent review calling for government action to ensure companies including Google, Facebook and Apple face stiffer competition. The chancellor will use his annual spring statement to promise action after a review conducted for the Treasury by Jason Furman, Barack Obama’s chief economic adviser, concluded that the
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Regulator bans Sky Bet ad fronted by sports presenter Jeff Stelling 12 Mar 8:01pm Regulator bans Sky Bet ad fronted by sports presenter Jeff Stelling
ASA finds advert irresponsible for implying good knowledge of sport could improve chances A gambling advert fronted by the Sky Sports presenter Jeff Stelling has been banned by the advertising watchdog for being socially irresponsible. The TV ad promoted a Sky Bet service that allows gamblers to place wagers on combinations of events happening during a football match, such as the number of corners, red cards and goals. In the ad for the “request a bet” service, Stelling is seen calling on viewers to “spark your sports brain” and ask “how big is your sports noggin”?
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Boeing Scrambles to Contain Fallout From Deadly Ethiopia Crash 12 Mar 7:59pm Updated Boeing Scrambles to Contain Fallout From Deadly Ethiopia Crash
At least 20 airlines, primarily in China and Indonesia, grounded the 737 Max 8 plane, and similarities to a recent crash provoked concern among carriers, pilots, flight attendants and passengers.
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Collapse of payday lender Wonga leaves some 40,000 mis-selling victims unable to claim compensation  12 Mar 7:52pm Updated Collapse of payday lender Wonga leaves some 40,000 mis-selling victims unable to claim compensation 
The figure is almost four times the number initially thought. Those affected are customers with compensation claims which were not settled before the payday lender went bust.
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UK economy beats forecast as shoppers kept spending and firms stockpile goods ahead of Brexit 12 Mar 7:52pm Updated UK economy beats forecast as shoppers kept spending and firms stockpile goods ahead of Brexit
Growth was 0.5 per cent, better than the 0.2 per cent expected by economists, driven by a stronger performance in services, which includes everything from retail to banking.
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Nissan cuts two models from Sunderland plant 12 Mar 7:29pm Updated Nissan cuts two models from Sunderland plant
Japanese car maker pulls the Infiniti brand out of Western Europe due to poor sales.
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WPP nabs the most powerful woman in the British tech sector -  Microsoft UK boss Cindy Rose  12 Mar 7:26pm WPP nabs the most powerful woman in the British tech sector -  Microsoft UK boss Cindy Rose 
The 53-year-old American has run Microsoft’s business since 2016 and holds British citizenship. Before joining the US technology giant, she led the consumer division at telecoms firm Vodafone.
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Time to clamp down on bullying tech giants: Experts call for web watchdog 12 Mar 7:25pm Time to clamp down on bullying tech giants: Experts call for web watchdog
Bosses, including Facebook's billionaire founder Mark Zuckerberg, pictured, have been accused of ignoring concerns over the behaviour of their businesses.
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Capitalism no longer helps ordinary people, claims top economist 12 Mar 7:24pm Capitalism no longer helps ordinary people, claims top economist
Raghuram Rajan, who is the former head of India's central bank, said he thinks capitalism is under serious threat and that faith in the global economic system must be restored urgently.
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Yorkshire fertiliser mine plan put on hold after firm behind it is offered an alternative deal 12 Mar 7:24pm Yorkshire fertiliser mine plan put on hold after firm behind it is offered an alternative deal
Sirius Minerals, which is planning a mine in the North York Moors National Park, said a global financial institution had a proposal to replace a complicated arrangement to raise £2.3bn of debt.
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Franchise grumbles and troubles overseas hurt pizza chain Domino’s profit 12 Mar 7:24pm Franchise grumbles and troubles overseas hurt pizza chain Domino’s profit
Dominos posted profits of £61.9m, down 22 per cent on a year earlier, as it said that it had been struggling overseas. Sales in stores open more than a year in the UK increased 4.6 per cent.
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G4S is forced to pay £100m to US security guards who got no meal or rest breaks 12 Mar 7:23pm G4S is forced to pay £100m to US security guards who got no meal or rest breaks
The company set aside the cash after a Los Angeles court ruled that 13,000 security guards had been underpaid between 2001 and 2010. Pre-tax profit fell 63 per cent to £143m.
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US regulators say Boeing 737 Max can keep flying after Ethiopia crash 12 Mar 7:20pm Updated US regulators say Boeing 737 Max can keep flying after Ethiopia crash
Federal Aviation Administration increasingly isolated in maintaining plane is safe as EU countries halt flights
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Business ‘exasperated’ after Brexit vote 12 Mar 6:54pm Updated Business ‘exasperated’ after Brexit vote
Industry bodies urge parliament to 'close the door' on a no-deal departure from the EU.
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Grounded 737 Max 8s but Not Chaos, for Airline Passengers 12 Mar 6:46pm Grounded 737 Max 8s but Not Chaos, for Airline Passengers
As countries across the world banned the Boeing airplane, it was business as usual in the United States and Canada.
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VICTORIA BISCHOFF: Insurance firms are showing a lack of humanity finding loopholes to reject claims 12 Mar 6:40pm VICTORIA BISCHOFF: Insurance firms are showing a lack of humanity finding loopholes to reject claims
We dutifully pay for insurance so we are protected if the worst happens. Yet as we report today, firms are repeatedly letting their customers down just when you need them most.
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Are we heading for a solar eclipse? Tempting deals for roof panels will soon be scrapped 12 Mar 6:40pm Are we heading for a solar eclipse? Tempting deals for roof panels will soon be scrapped
Around 850,000 homeowners were lured in by the promise of free electricity from the sun, huge savings and lucrative financial rewards for using renewable energy.
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Set up a unique email address with a strong password for smart home systems, families warned 12 Mar 6:39pm Set up a unique email address with a strong password for smart home systems, families warned
Nest, which allows you to control your heating, lighting and security systems via an app, warns homes may be vulnerable if email addresses and passwords are 'freely available on the internet'.
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Wells Fargo C.E.O. Is Grilled on Capitol Hill 12 Mar 6:34pm Updated Wells Fargo C.E.O. Is Grilled on Capitol Hill
Timothy J. Sloan testified before a House committee, the first in a parade of bank executives summoned by Democrats.
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US under pressure to ground Boeing aircraft 12 Mar 6:21pm US under pressure to ground Boeing aircraft
Senators and airline workers call on the Federal Aviation Authority to suspend the 737 Max.
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Spring statement: Smaller deficit may be biggest news of fiscal non-event 12 Mar 6:03pm Spring statement: Smaller deficit may be biggest news of fiscal non-event
Not long ago this used to be the time of year when the Treasury would be poised for its biggest annual set-piece.
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Countries around world ban crash plane but US stands firm 12 Mar 5:24pm Countries around world ban crash plane but US stands firm
Countries around the world have banned the Boeing 737 MAX 8 from their skies but the US has so far stood by it.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: E.U. Suspends All Operations of Boeing Max Model That Crashed 12 Mar 5:23pm Updated Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: E.U. Suspends All Operations of Boeing Max Model That Crashed
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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2 Former Goldman Executives Barred From Banking Industry After Malaysia Fraud Scandal 12 Mar 5:20pm Updated 2 Former Goldman Executives Barred From Banking Industry After Malaysia Fraud Scandal
Goldman Sachs helped the Malaysian fund, known as 1MDB, sell billions of dollars of debt to investors. One of the bankers has pleaded guilty in a fraud investigation related to the work.
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This Animal Activist Used to Get in Your Face. Now He’s Going After Your Palate. 12 Mar 4:52pm This Animal Activist Used to Get in Your Face. Now He’s Going After Your Palate.
Bruce Friedrich spent decades trying to persuade people to stop eating meat. When that didn’t work, he turned his focus to creating better alternatives.
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Dick’s Sporting Goods Shifts From Guns Even as Sales Suffer 12 Mar 4:21pm Updated Dick’s Sporting Goods Shifts From Guns Even as Sales Suffer
Edward Stack became a prominent voice for gun safety after the deadly mass shooting in Parkland, Fla., last year. That may be taking a toll on his business.
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CBI: UK must shut down no-deal Brexit 12 Mar 4:21pm CBI: UK must shut down no-deal Brexit
Business body urges MPs to extend the Brexit process 'backed by a clear plan'.
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Pillsbury Flour Cases Are Recalled Over Salmonella Trace 12 Mar 4:18pm Updated Pillsbury Flour Cases Are Recalled Over Salmonella Trace
The flour was mostly sold to supermarket chains in the Southeast.
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As Europe and Others Ground Boeing 737 Max 8s, U.S. Holds Back 12 Mar 4:12pm Updated As Europe and Others Ground Boeing 737 Max 8s, U.S. Holds Back
The U.S. joins the investigation into the aircraft’s second deadly crash. But it hasn’t moved to ground the planes.
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Pound volatile after Brexit vote defeat 12 Mar 4:01pm Updated Pound volatile after Brexit vote defeat
Sterling fluctuates against the dollar after MPs reject Brexit withdrawal deal for a second time.
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Boeing: Europe and India join wave of countries grounding the 737 Max 12 Mar 3:23pm Updated Boeing: Europe and India join wave of countries grounding the 737 Max
Countries across the world close airspace to Boeing 737 Max aircraft but the US says they are safe to fly.
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Nissan and Renault Overhaul Alliance as They Look Past Carlos Ghosn 12 Mar 3:09pm Nissan and Renault Overhaul Alliance as They Look Past Carlos Ghosn
The vast car-making alliance must still grapple with difficult issues, such as resolving tensions between the Japanese and French partners.
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Elon Musk’s SEC spat over Twitter gets sillier by the day | Nils Pratley 12 Mar 2:48pm Elon Musk’s SEC spat over Twitter gets sillier by the day | Nils Pratley
Why does the Tesla founder find it so hard to stop tweeting despite a court order?
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UnitedHealthcare Will Expand a Drug Discount Program Aimed at Lowering Consumer Costs 12 Mar 2:46pm UnitedHealthcare Will Expand a Drug Discount Program Aimed at Lowering Consumer Costs
Under the plan, all new employer-sponsored health plans that use the major insurer will have to pass drug discounts to consumers beginning next year.
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Uber Settles Drivers’ Lawsuit for $20 Million 12 Mar 2:42pm Uber Settles Drivers’ Lawsuit for $20 Million
Uber settled a lawsuit with drivers who sought employment status, resolving a longstanding legal issue ahead of its initial public offering.
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Are solar panels a good investment as feed-in-tariffs are slashed? 12 Mar 2:41pm Updated Are solar panels a good investment as feed-in-tariffs are slashed?
Can installing solar panels still make sense - and what does this all mean for this with them already in place? We round-up what you need to know.
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Olivia Jade Giannulli, Daughter of Lori Loughlin, Is Caught Up in College Admissions Scandal 12 Mar 2:40pm Olivia Jade Giannulli, Daughter of Lori Loughlin, Is Caught Up in College Admissions Scandal
Ms. Giannulli, an influencer with big audiences on YouTube and Instagram, posted sponsored content about being a student.
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Superdry founder in share pledge as fight hots up 12 Mar 2:39pm Superdry founder in share pledge as fight hots up
Julian Dunkerton, the co-founder of Superdry, will on Wednesday pledge not to sell his stake in the embattled fashion retailer for at least two years if he succeeds in a bid to return to its boardroom.
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FTSE LIVE: Pound buoyant ahead of Brexit vote; Mothercare sells ELC 12 Mar 2:28pm Updated FTSE LIVE: Pound buoyant ahead of Brexit vote; Mothercare sells ELC
Sterling climbed by more than 2 per cent to reach $1.3290 on Monday evening as Theresa May said she'd agreed 'legally binding' alterations to her deal.
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Dividend hero investment trusts for 2019 revealed 12 Mar 2:22pm Updated Dividend hero investment trusts for 2019 revealed
The trio with the longest history of increasing dividends, City of London, Bankers and Alliance Trust, have runs dating back to 1967 - the year Mick Jagger and Keith Richards were arrested.
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Pound down as Brexit vote hopes fall away 12 Mar 2:20pm Pound down as Brexit vote hopes fall away
The pound has fallen sharply in volatile trading as the prospect of Theresa May winning a vote on her Brexit deal faded.
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Boeing: Europe joins wave of countries grounding the 737 Max 12 Mar 2:09pm Updated Boeing: Europe joins wave of countries grounding the 737 Max
Countries across the world close airspace to Boeing 737 Max aircraft but the US says they are safe to fly.
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Infiniti pulled from Europe and production will end in the UK in July 12 Mar 1:56pm Updated Infiniti pulled from Europe and production will end in the UK in July
Bosses said the decision was made after years of poor sales volumes since the brand was launched in 2008. Just 750 Infiniti models were bought by Britons last year and 10,000 sold in a decade.
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US under pressure to ground Boeing 737 Max planes after Ethiopia crash 12 Mar 1:52pm US under pressure to ground Boeing 737 Max planes after Ethiopia crash
US regulators increasingly isolated in maintaining plane is safe as EU countries halt flights
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National Cancer Chief Named as Acting Head of the F.D.A. 12 Mar 1:47pm National Cancer Chief Named as Acting Head of the F.D.A.
Dr. Norman E. “Ned” Sharpless, director of the National Cancer Institute, will take over temporarily now that Dr. Scott Gottlieb is resigning.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: E.U.’s Biggest Economies Ban Boeing Max 8 Jets; Trump Says Planes Are Too Complex 12 Mar 1:25pm Updated Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: E.U.’s Biggest Economies Ban Boeing Max 8 Jets; Trump Says Planes Are Too Complex
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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The Anxiety of Having a Famous Follower on Twitter 12 Mar 1:02pm Updated The Anxiety of Having a Famous Follower on Twitter
A social-media status report, with Barack Obama, John Cusack, Conan O’Brien and Joss Whedon.
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Boeing: UK joins wave of countries grounding the 737 Max 12 Mar 1:00pm Updated Boeing: UK joins wave of countries grounding the 737 Max
Countries across the world close airspace to Boeing 737 Max aircraft, but the US says they are safe to fly.
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Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi pledge new start 12 Mar 12:54pm Updated Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi pledge new start
Carmakers’ alliance breaks up all-powerful chairmanship previously occupied by Carlos Ghosn Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishihave pledged a “new start” for the world’s top carmaking alliance, breaking up the all-powerful chairmanship previously occupied by ousted boss Carlos Ghosn in a move designed to put the three motor companies on a more equal footing. The arrest and removal of Ghosn, who is credited for rescuing Nissan from near-bankruptcy in 1999, had left the future of the alliance uncertain with speculation the partnership could unravel. Nissan said Ghosn wielded too much power, creating a lack of oversight and corporate governance.
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Ryanair warns its UK investors over a ban on buying shares if there is a No Deal Brexit 12 Mar 12:46pm Updated Ryanair warns its UK investors over a ban on buying shares if there is a No Deal Brexit
The Irish airline said it would take the controversial step to ensure it remained majority owned and controlled by European Union-based shareholders.
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The people trying to save the High Street 12 Mar 12:41pm The people trying to save the High Street
A restaurant in Staffordshire is selling £5 burgers as part of a campaign to boost the High Street.
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Lawmakers Support ‘Pied-à-Terre’ Tax on Multimillion-Dollar Second Homes 12 Mar 12:41pm Lawmakers Support ‘Pied-à-Terre’ Tax on Multimillion-Dollar Second Homes
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the tax on homes in New York City could allow the state to raise $9 billion in bonds to help fix the subway.
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Almost a quarter of motorists break the law by ignoring smart motorway red X signs 12 Mar 12:08pm Updated Almost a quarter of motorists break the law by ignoring smart motorway red X signs
Some 23% of motorists surveyed held their hands up to driving in a lane with a red X on the gantry above, despite 99% knowing it is informing them the lane is closed due to a hazard ahead.
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Pound volatile on Brexit deal advice 12 Mar 12:07pm Pound volatile on Brexit deal advice
Sterling gyrates after attorney general says new Brexit deal doesn't tackle key objections.
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Mothercare sells Early Learning Centre to The Entertainer 12 Mar 11:33am Updated Mothercare sells Early Learning Centre to The Entertainer
The struggling mother and baby specialist today said it was selling its ELC business in a bid to slash its debt mountain and exit the highly-competitive toy market.
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Pound on Brexit rollercoaster: Sterling at first rallies but is then floored 12 Mar 11:32am Updated Pound on Brexit rollercoaster: Sterling at first rallies but is then floored
Sterling had peaked to its highest level against the euro for 22 months after the prime minister agreed with European negotiators 'legally binding changes' on the backstop.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Britain and Germany Ban Boeing Max 8 Jets; Trump Says Planes Are Too Complex 12 Mar 11:24am Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Britain and Germany Ban Boeing Max 8 Jets; Trump Says Planes Are Too Complex
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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WILLIAM BAIN: Shoppers WILL pay the price of a No Deal Brexit 12 Mar 11:23am Updated WILLIAM BAIN: Shoppers WILL pay the price of a No Deal Brexit
WILLIAM BAIN: Already, time and considerable sums of money have been spent on preparations in the UK that are prudent, timely and essential – time and money that can never be recovered.
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What Passengers Need to Know After the Boeing 737 Max 8 Crash 12 Mar 11:22am Updated What Passengers Need to Know After the Boeing 737 Max 8 Crash
To help worried travelers determine what plane they are scheduled to fly on, and their rights if they choose not to board, we talked to airlines, passenger advocates and insurance experts.
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First-time buyer city rankings: Bath and Wolverhampton are safe bets while London brings up the rear 12 Mar 11:21am First-time buyer city rankings: Bath and Wolverhampton are safe bets while London brings up the rear
MoneySuperMarket.com surveyed the average cost of a one-bedroom home, job opportunities, average salary, disposable income and rate of contents theft.
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String of British firms switch over to four-day working week 12 Mar 11:00am String of British firms switch over to four-day working week
Exclusive: small companies tell the Guardian of the impact of ending ‘Friday fatigue’
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Pound falls sharply on Brexit deal advice 12 Mar 10:53am Updated Pound falls sharply on Brexit deal advice
Sterling drops two cents after attorney general says new Brexit deal doesn't tackle key objections.
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Nissan to end Sunderland production of luxury Infiniti brand 12 Mar 10:49am Updated Nissan to end Sunderland production of luxury Infiniti brand
Jobs at risk as company says closure is part of plan to withdraw from western Europe Nissan will cease production of its luxury Infiniti brand at its Sunderland factory by July, putting 200 jobs at risk. The Japanese carmaker said the move was part of plans to withdraw from the premium car market in western Europe, where the Infiniti brand faces stiff competition from local rivals including Jaguar Land Rover, Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz. The company did not mention Brexit.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Britain Joins Ban of Boeing Max 8 Jets; Trump Says Planes Are Too Complex 12 Mar 10:47am Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Britain Joins Ban of Boeing Max 8 Jets; Trump Says Planes Are Too Complex
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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Boeing: UK joins countries blocking aircraft 12 Mar 10:25am Updated Boeing: UK joins countries blocking aircraft
Britain follows Singapore, China and Australia and halts the use 737 Max aircraft, following two crashes.
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Joseph Boardman, Amtrak Chief During Record Growth, Dies at 70 12 Mar 10:23am Updated Joseph Boardman, Amtrak Chief During Record Growth, Dies at 70
During Mr. Boardman’s tenure as overseer of the nation’s passenger railroads, from 2008 to 2016, he presided over increases in ridership and revenue.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Britain Joins Ban of Boeing Max 8 Jets 12 Mar 10:13am Updated Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Britain Joins Ban of Boeing Max 8 Jets
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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12 Mar 9:54am Updated Are There Problems With the Boeing 737 Max? A Second Deadly Crash Raises New Questions
The plane is the latest generation of the Boeing 737. American Airlines and Southwest Airlines are among the major U.S. carriers that use it.
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UK bans Boeing 737 Max planes from its airspace after Ethiopia crash 12 Mar 9:47am UK bans Boeing 737 Max planes from its airspace after Ethiopia crash
Civil aviation authority says it doesn’t yet have sufficient information from flight data recorder of crashed plane
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Nissan to cease UK production of Infiniti model 12 Mar 9:41am Nissan to cease UK production of Infiniti model
Nissan is to stop production of its premium Infiniti models at its UK car plant in Sunderland as it stops selling the brand in western Europe.
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Wonga: Fourfold rise in compensation claimant estimate 12 Mar 9:23am Wonga: Fourfold rise in compensation claimant estimate
More than 400,000 customers of former payday lender Wonga are seeking compensation, with more expected.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: More Countries Ban Boeing 737 Max 8 Jets 12 Mar 9:13am Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: More Countries Ban Boeing 737 Max 8 Jets
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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Boeing 737: Australia joins Singapore in barring Max planes 12 Mar 9:04am Updated Boeing 737: Australia joins Singapore in barring Max planes
The two countries are temporarily suspending 737 Max aircraft, following two crashes.
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12 Mar 9:03am Updated Boeing Shares Drop After Ethiopian Airlines Crash
A second deadly accident involving a 737 Max 8, the latest version of the best-selling jet in the company’s history, prompted some airlines and countries to ground the aircraft.
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UK economy stalls despite strong January 12 Mar 8:35am Updated UK economy stalls despite strong January
The economy expanded by 0.5% in January but three monthly growth remained weak.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Australia and Singapore Ban Boeing 737 Max 8 Jets 12 Mar 8:13am Updated Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Australia and Singapore Ban Boeing 737 Max 8 Jets
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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European Union scraps digital tax plan 12 Mar 7:52am European Union scraps digital tax plan
The European Union is to wait for global reforms rather than implement its own plans for an EU-wide digital tax.
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French Connection limps back into the black as the hunt for a new buyer rolls on 12 Mar 7:35am French Connection limps back into the black as the hunt for a new buyer rolls on
French Connection, in which High Street tycoon Mike Ashley holds a 27 per cent stake, said it made a marginal profit of £100,000 in 2018, compared with deep £2.1million losses the year before.
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DealBook Briefing: Elon Musk Accuses the S.E.C. of Unconstitutional Censorship 12 Mar 7:27am DealBook Briefing: Elon Musk Accuses the S.E.C. of Unconstitutional Censorship
The Tesla C.E.O.’s lawyers claim that the S.E.C. may be pursuing Mr. Musk out of embarrassment over his criticism of the agency.
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We need urgent law reform to protect customers, says Citizens Advice boss  12 Mar 7:21am We need urgent law reform to protect customers, says Citizens Advice boss 
Laws surrounding subscriptions need to be reformed urgently to stop firms being able to take advantage of their customers, says Gillian Guy.
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Top Interserve investor warns on asset sales 12 Mar 7:21am Top Interserve investor warns on asset sales
The largest shareholder in Interserve has warned its prospective administrator against arranging a pre-pack insolvency deal that would see it immediately taken over by a syndicate of lenders
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Ethiopian Airlines’ Training School Is a Centerpiece of Its Brand 12 Mar 7:03am Updated Ethiopian Airlines’ Training School Is a Centerpiece of Its Brand
The airline relies on its well-regarded and competitive Aviation Academy, which trains not only pilots but also mechanics and management employees to position itself as Africa’s premier carrier.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Australia and Singapore Ban Boeing 737 Max Jets 12 Mar 6:38am Updated Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Australia and Singapore Ban Boeing 737 Max Jets
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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UK economic growth remains sluggish 12 Mar 6:30am Updated UK economic growth remains sluggish
The economy expanded by 0.5% in January but three monthly growth remained weak.
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Shares in Boeing dip the most since 9/11 after second deadly crash 12 Mar 6:28am Shares in Boeing dip the most since 9/11 after second deadly crash
Shares in the New York-listed plane maker dived as much as 13.5 per cent – their biggest fall since the 9/11 terror attacks – amid calls for all Boeing 737 Max 8 domestic flights to be suspended.
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French Connection sales fall as talks on store closures continue 12 Mar 5:58am French Connection sales fall as talks on store closures continue
Struggling fashion chain makes small profit of £100,000 but remains up for sale French Connection blamed a tough retail backdrop for a slump in sales last year but said it had managed to keep open a handful of stores previously earmarked for closure after some landlords were becoming more flexible on onerous lease terms. The struggling fashion chain, which shot to prominence with its notorious FCUK T-shirt slogan in the 1990s but has struggled in recent years, said like-for-like store sales fell 6.8% in the year to 31 January, with sales from its websites down 3.7%.
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UK economic growth accelerates in January 12 Mar 5:52am UK economic growth accelerates in January
The economy expanded by 0.5% in January but three monthly growth remained weak.
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UK economy beats forecasts with 0.5% growth in January - business live 12 Mar 5:43am Updated UK economy beats forecasts with 0.5% growth in January - business live
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including new UK growth figures for the November-January quarter
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Mothercare throws toys out of the pram with £13.5m sale of Early Learning Centre to The Entertainer 12 Mar 5:42am Mothercare throws toys out of the pram with £13.5m sale of Early Learning Centre to The Entertainer
The struggling mother and baby specialist today said it was selling its ELC business in a bid to slash its debt mountain and exit the highly-competitive toy market.
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Economy grows at fastest pace for 25 months in January 12 Mar 5:31am Economy grows at fastest pace for 25 months in January
UK economic growth surged to 0.5% in January, according to official figures which smashed economists' expectations.
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French Connection sales fall as it makes small profit 12 Mar 5:06am Updated French Connection sales fall as it makes small profit
The fashion chain says it is still in talks with potential buyers about the sale of the business.
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Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Australia and Malaysia Ban Boeing 737 Max Jets 12 Mar 5:00am Live Briefing: Ethiopian Airlines Crash Updates: Australia and Malaysia Ban Boeing 737 Max Jets
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
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GDP report shows how UK handled Brexit nerves in January - business live 12 Mar 4:56am Updated GDP report shows how UK handled Brexit nerves in January - business live
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including new UK growth figures for the November-January quarter
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Australia and Singapore suspend Boeing 737 Max operations after crash 12 Mar 4:22am Australia and Singapore suspend Boeing 737 Max operations after crash
Civil aviation authorities say suspensions issued as they await more information on Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday
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Simple meter reading mistake led to debt collectors chasing inflated energy bill 12 Mar 4:11am Simple meter reading mistake led to debt collectors chasing inflated energy bill
One woman has revealed her frustrating struggle with now defunct energy company, Spark, after a simple mix-up with meter readings resulted in a huge debt.
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Mothercare agrees Early Learning Centre sale for £13.5m 12 Mar 3:45am Mothercare agrees Early Learning Centre sale for £13.5m
Mothercare has agreed the sale of its Early Learning Centre (ELC) brand to the owner of The Entertainer toy shop chain for up to £13.5m.
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My collectable Austin Ambassador car is ‘not worth repairing’ 12 Mar 3:00am My collectable Austin Ambassador car is ‘not worth repairing’
RAC’s made a ‘ridiculous’ decision over a quote for this rare model as it’s a classic
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Boeing 737: Singapore bars entry and exit of 737 Max planes 12 Mar 3:00am Updated Boeing 737: Singapore bars entry and exit of 737 Max planes
The decision comes in light of two fatal accidents involving a Boeing Max 8 in less than five months.
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Brexit uncertainty prompts more UK firms to prepare for job cuts 12 Mar 2:00am Brexit uncertainty prompts more UK firms to prepare for job cuts
Two surveys also suggest increasing numbers are putting hiring plans on hold Growing numbers of British companies are preparing to cut jobs or put hiring plans on hold as
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The decision comes in light of two fatal accidents involving a Boeing Max 8 in less than five months.
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Aviation officials resist calls to ground the model involved in Sunday's Ethiopian Airlines crash.
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