Archive for October, 2017

Damian Green says the claims made by a Tory activist are “a complete shock” and “deeply hurtful”. Read the whole story at BBC News

The vehicle was driven along a cycle path in Manhattan in what is being treated as a terror attack. Read the whole story at BBC...

Labour supporter Bex Bailey says she was told that reporting the 2011 incident could “damage” her. Read the whole story at BBC News

Some gambling machines currently allow punters to bet – and potentially lose – £100 every 20 seconds. Read the whole story at BBC News

Bloomberg – The indictment of Paul Manafort came with the interesting footnote that President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman operated a high-priced Airbnb in downtown Manhattan. But the...

USA Today – President Trump on Tuesday called George Papadopoulos – his campaign foreign policy adviser who pleaded guilty to lying about his Russian contacts to FBI agents...

CNN – A diplomatic dispute between South Korea and China officially ended on Tuesday, following months of tense relations and economic retaliation triggered by the...

Catalonia’s sacked president Carles Puigdemont says he has not travelled to Belgium to seek asylum Read the whole story at BBC News

A California father convicted for drugging, sexually assaulting and killing his 14-year-old daughter now wants to change his guilty plea to avoid a possible sentence...

The practice of swapping components is costing millions of pounds, the National Audit Office says. Read the whole story at BBC News

Manchester United are on the verge of reaching the Champions League knockout stages for the first time in four years after beating Benfica. Read the...

CNBC – CME announced Tuesday it plans to launch bitcoin futures in the fourth quarter of the year, pending regulatory review. “Given increasing client interest in the evolving...

Vanity Fair – Less than a year ago, Mark Zuckerberg was quick to dismiss the idea that his platform, which reaches 2 billion people, could have had...

Ex-Royal Navy officer Mike Samwell died when burglar Ryan Gibbons twice drove over him in his own car. Read the whole story at BBC News

UK police investigating Harvey Weinstein are now looking at sexual assault claims from seven women. Read the whole story at BBC News

WSJ – Apple Inc., locked in an intensifying legal fight with Qualcomm Inc., is designing iPhones and iPads for next year that would jettison the chipmaker’s components, according to...

AP – Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. will “spare no effort to ensure that justice is served” to the militants who committed...