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Branson sells majority stake in Virgin Atlantic

Branson sells majority stake in Virgin Atlantic

Sir Richard Branson has given up his majority holding in Virgin Atlantic in a £220m deal with rival Air France-KLM amid Brexit woes for the carrier.Under the agreement, which is su
Lloyds sets aside another £700m for PPI insurance claims

Lloyds sets aside another £700m for PPI insurance claims

Lloyds to repay £300m in mortgage arrears

Lloyds to repay £300m in mortgage arrears

Sluggish growth continues for economy

Sluggish growth continues for economy

Fully electric Mini to be built at UK plant

Fully electric Mini to be built at UK plant

Plans to ban leaseholds on new-build houses in England

Plans to ban leaseholds on new-build houses in England

Health

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Should you finish a course of antibiotics?

Should you finish a course of antibiotics?

It is time to reconsider the widespread advice that people should always complet...
The Latest: Senate rejects proposal for 'Obamacare' repeal

The Latest: Senate rejects proposal for 'Obamacare' repeal

The Latest on the effort by congressional Republicans to pass a health care bil...

World

'Holy hell to pay' if Trump fires attorney general

'Holy hell to pay' if Trump fires attorney general

Senators have issued stern warnings to Donald Trump not to fire his attorney general or the special counsel investigatin...
US admiral stands ready to obey a Trump nuclear strike order

US admiral stands ready to obey a Trump nuclear strike order

The U.S. Pacific Fleet commander said Thursday he would launch a nuclear strike against China next week if President Do...
Iowa group sues United over death of giant rabbit

Iowa group sues United over death of giant rabbit

A group of Iowa businessmen filed a lawsuit Wednesday against United Airlines over the death of Simon, a giant rabbit w...
Australian gov't 'ideologically opposed to human rights,' says commissioner

Australian gov't 'ideologically opposed to human rights,' says commissioner

July 25 (UPI) -- During her last week as human rights commissioner of Australia, Gillian Triggs said human rights were w...