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Next plays down Brexit threat as profits rise

Next plays down Brexit threat as profits rise

Next has further raised its annual profit expectations on better-than-expected summer sales and declared that a "no deal" Brexit would not pose a "material threat" to its business....
Scammers steal half a billion pounds from UK banking customers

Scammers steal half a billion pounds from UK banking customers

Thomas Cook issues 'hot weather' profit warning

Thomas Cook issues 'hot weather' profit warning

Deal changes outlook for BBC weather forecaster

Deal changes outlook for BBC weather forecaster

British Steel owner redeems mobile recycler

British Steel owner redeems mobile recycler

Comcast outbids Fox in auction for Sky

Comcast outbids Fox in auction for Sky

Health

Life expectancy progress in UK 'stops for first time'

Life expectancy progress in UK 'stops for first time'

Life expectancy in the UK has stopped improvi...
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9 Great Gifts Vegans Will Love

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More Than 130,000 Lbs. of Ground Beef Recalled Due to Deadly E. Coli Contamination

More Than 130,000 Lbs. of Ground Beef Recalled Due to Deadly E. Coli Contamination

Those affected reported feeling sick between July 5 and July 25. ...

Science

Quiz: Test your knowledge of evolution

Quiz: Test your knowledge of evolution

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Gene editing wipes out mosquitoes in the lab

Gene editing wipes out mosquitoes in the lab

Who was the mysterious gardener Miss Harrison?

Who was the mysterious gardener Miss Harrison?

Light pollution inspires boldness in fish

Light pollution inspires boldness in fish

Hayabusa-2: Japan's rovers send pictures from asteroid

Hayabusa-2: Japan's rovers send pictures from asteroid

World

Swedish PM Lofven ousted in no confidence vote

Swedish PM Lofven ousted in no confidence vote

Sweden's prime minister Stefan Lofven will have to stand do...
Egypt court upholds 20 death sentences in 2013 Kerdasa massacre

Egypt court upholds 20 death sentences in 2013 Kerdasa massacre

Sept. 24 (UPI) -- A Cairo court on Monday upheld the death sentences of 20 inmates convicted of killing 17 people, most ...
Sailor injured during solo race rescued in Indian Ocean

Sailor injured during solo race rescued in Indian Ocean

A sailor who suffered a crippling back injury during a solo round-the-world race has been rescued in the Indian Ocean. ...
Watch billions of tons of ice collapse at once: Climate change impact on Greenland

Watch billions of tons of ice collapse at once: Climate change impact on Greenland

Perched on a cliff above Greenland’s Helheim glacier, I tried calling my wife in New York on a satellite phone. B...