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US regulators call for updates to Boeing 737 planes

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 20:32
The recommendation came at the end of the National Transportation Safety Board's investigation of a fatal 2018 accident.

Juul faces mounting state lawsuits in US

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 17:52
The vaping firm is accused of targeting youth and misrepresenting the safety of its products.

American Airlines admits 'soap spill' did not divert flight

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 17:01
The airline initially made the claim after a flight was diverted because two crew members fell unconscious.

Manchester City post record £535.2m revenue in 2018-19 annual report

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 14:14
Manchester City brought in a record £535.2m last season, the club's 2018-19 annual report says.

General election 2019: Workers under Labour 'will take back control'

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 13:56
John McDonnell also says there would be a cap on chief executives' pay in the public sector.

TSB lacked common sense before IT meltdown, says report

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 12:24
Some customers were left without online banking access for several weeks after the problems last year.

Jamie Oliver to expand restaurants abroad after UK collapse

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 12:05
The celebrity chef's group says franchisees plan to open 21 restaurants by the end of 2020.

US state department official quits amid 'inflated CV' claims

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 11:29
But Mina Chang denies US media claims that she faked a university degree and a Time magazine cover.

Boeing gets 737 Max vote of confidence

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 09:51
Airlines have expressed interest in buying the troubled aircraft once it is cleared to fly again.

EasyJet relaunches package holiday business

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 09:22
The airline is seeking to move into the gap in the industry left by the demise of Thomas Cook.

General election 2019: How much tax do British people pay?

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 00:19
There are important choices to be made, no matter who wins the election on 12 December.

How China plans to lead the computer chip industry

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 00:05
China wants to end its dependence on imported computer chips, but experts says it will struggle.

'Why economists get things wrong'

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 00:05
Economists seek to explain our world but they often get things wrong, argue two Nobel prize winners.

Did a 'soap spill' really divert a flight?

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 00:02
Evidence seen by the BBC casts doubt on American Airlines' reason for two crew members falling unconscious.

Chick-fil-A tweaks giving policies after protests

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 22:43
The firm has drawn fire for its owner's stance on same-sex marriage.

Should workers be allowed to nap at work?

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 21:25
The US government has issued a directive banning sleeping at work. But sleep experts say they should reconsider.

Tata Steel to cut 3,000 jobs in 'severe' market

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 20:53
Tata Steel says 3,000 jobs will go in its European business, which includes the UK and Netherlands.

Prince Andrew: KPMG not renewing sponsorship of royal's scheme

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 18:34
The controversy over the duke's ties to Jeffrey Epstein is understood to have been a factor in the move.

De-clutter guru Marie Kondo opens online store

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 16:49
After preaching against household clutter, the best-selling author is launching a store selling homeware.

Kylie Jenner sells stake in cosmetics company for $600m

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 16:36
The reality TV star said she is building the brand into an "international beauty powerhouse".