Coach bags New York rival Kate Spade for $2.4bn

Coach bags New York rival Kate Spade for $2.4bn..

08-May, 10:08 104 BBC

The maker of the quintessential New York handbag is taking over its younger rival in a deal worth $2.4bn (?1.85bn) The 76 year-old Coach...


Private equity bids $2.5bn for Sydney Morning Herald owner

Private equity bids $2.5bn for Sydney Morning Herald owner..

Lily Evans 08-May, 08:24 73 BBC

The owner of Australian newspapers including the Sydney Morning Herald is in takeover talks with a North American private equity...


British Gas loses more customers amid price cap row

British Gas loses more customers amid price cap row..

Andrew Martin 08-May, 04:01 76 BBC

The owner of British Gas has lost more than a quarter of a million customers since the beginning of the year. Centrica reported a 261,000...


Dulux owner Akzo Nobel owner rejects third PPG takeover bid

Dulux owner Akzo Nobel owner rejects third PPG takeover bid..

Joseph Williams 08-May, 02:25 68 BBC

Akzo Nobel, the owner of Dulux paint, has rejected a third takeover offer by US rival PPG Industries. The Dutch-based firm said the...


Dumped by a stranger

Dumped by a stranger..

Lily Evans 05-May, 17:57 75 BBC

Would you pay someone to break up with your partner for you? That's exactly what 28-year-old Trevor Meyers did. "I felt like it was...


Pearson: two-thirds of shareholders reject pay package

Pearson: two-thirds of shareholders reject pay package..

Anna Torres 05-May, 14:40 60 BBC

Two-thirds of shareholders in education publisher Pearson have rejected the company's remuneration report. The vote - which is non-binding...


Shake Shack shares fall after sales go cold

Shake Shack shares fall after sales go cold..

Olivia Rogers 05-May, 09:24 51 BBC

Shares of burger and milkshake chain Shake Shack sank by as much as 15% in after-hours trading after it posted an unexpected sales decline....


Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $110m in US talc cancer case

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $110m in US talc cancer case..

Anna Torres 05-May, 09:24 23 BBC

Pharmaceutical firm Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has been ordered by a US court to pay more than $110m (?85m) to a woman who says she developed...


Uber faces criminal probe in US over 'greyball' code

Uber faces criminal probe in US over 'greyball' code..

William Jacobson 05-May, 04:56 77 BBC

Ride-sharing firm Uber is facing a criminal investigation by the US government. The scrutiny has started because the firm is accused of...


M&S names Archie Norman as new chairman

M&S names Archie Norman as new chairman..

Lily Evans 05-May, 02:40 50 BBC

Former Asda boss Archie Norman has been named as Marks and Spencer's new non-executive chairman. He will replace current chairman Robert...


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Brazil protests: Ministerial building set on fire during clashes

Brazil protests: Ministerial building set on fire during clashes..

24-May, 17:24

Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at some demonstrators, and video...

‘Houdini’ of death row: Alabama inmate seeks 8th reprieve

‘Houdini’ of death row: Alabama inmate seeks 8th reprieve..

24-May, 18:32

An Alabama death row inmate is scheduled to be executed on Thursday – for...

Spain to open 'stolen' baby archives

Spain to open 'stolen' baby archives..

24-May, 14:32

The Spanish Catholic Church and Ministry of Health have agreed to open up...

Health benefits of moderate drinking may be overstated, study finds

Health benefits of moderate drinking may be overstated, study finds..

25-May, 11:24

The benefits of light alcohol consumption, as well as the risks...

Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders' popularity

Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders' popularity..

19-Apr, 19:40

Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez and Vermont Sen. Bernie...

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TSA workers charged in cocaine-smuggling ring in Puerto Rico

TSA workers charged in cocaine-smuggling ring in Puerto Rico..

13-Feb, 21:52

Authorities say that security screeners and airport workers helped...

Palestinians sue Israel over attack that killed toddler

Palestinians sue Israel over attack that killed toddler..

08-May, 18:50

Relatives of a Palestinian family killed in a firebomb attack blamed on...