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Wednesday 26 November 2014
US STOCKS ended little changed yesterday as the country’s economy grew more than expected last quarter, but soft readings on consumer confidence and house prices kept major indexes in a tight range.
London
Tuesday 25 November 2014
London is the third-best city in the world to be a student, according to research by QS. The same research reveals the capital to be the best university city for employer activity. 
chicken
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Tim Smith, the Tesco technical director and former head of the Food Standards Agency (FSA), lobbied the government over a report into the food poisoning contamination rates for chicken in supermarkets,
Facebook
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Facebook has responded to accusations it hosted conversations planning the murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby. Although the sit
Pope Francis
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Pope Francis has castigated the EU, saying that the bloc has grown weary and is failing many of its poorest residents. He also called the European project elderly and haggard and criticised the treatment of migrants.
Tim Cook in front of the Apple logo
Tuesday 25 November 2014
As markets opened in New York this morning, shares in gadget giant Apple rose one per cent, causing its valuation to crash past the $700bn (£447bn) mark.
Pfizer and AstraZeneca
Tuesday 25 November 2014
From tomorrow, Pfizer will once more be able to make a take-over bid for AstraZeneca, after a “final rejection” in May meant it could not approach the UK pharmaceutical firm for six months.   
Rachel Johnson and David Cameron
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The past week have been something of a dream for Twitter gaffes.
Ferguson
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Protesters are planning to descend on the US embassy in London's Grosvenor Square, Mayfair tomorrow night, to demonstrate the decision not to indict a Ferguson police officer for killing Michael Brown.   
MasterCard
Tuesday 25 November 2014
After a succesful outing two weeks ago, MasterCard is bringing its Fare Free Friday back for another day.   
Gay couple
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Homosexuality has always been a stumbling block for evolutionary biologists promoting Darwin's theory of events.  
Eurozone
Tuesday 25 November 2014
A stagnant Eurozone, troubled Japan and divergent global monetary policy could hamper global growth over the next two years, according to the OECD.
Double Donut Burger
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Fast food chains in the US including KFC, The Cheesecake Factory and Subway will have to start publishing the calorific content of their food from next year as part of a nationwide attempt to curb the country's obesity epidemic. 
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The US economy grew more than expected over the last three months, data released by the US Commerce Department has shown.
Mistral warship
Tuesday 25 November 2014
After much agonising by French president Francois Hollande, the decision's been made. The country has put off delivery of the first of two warships to Russia "until further notice".
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Scotland's first pro-independence daily is going double its print-run after selling all 60,000 copies on its launch day.
Bank
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Shares in JD Sports Fashion jumped more than 4.3 per cent this afternoon, as the retailer confirmed it had sold its struggling fashion arm Bank.   
Lab
Tuesday 25 November 2014
From the discovery of penicillin to the invention of the computer, science has been fundamental to the survival and progression of humankind over the last few centuries.   
Ana Botin
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Banco Santander’s new executive chairman Ana Botin has wasted no time in restructuring the bank, replacing its chief executive within her first two months in the role.  
Asda
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Black Friday fever is sweeping the nation, with many retailers saying they will get some of their best sales yet. But where did the bumper discount day come from and where will it hit next? Here's a short history.
Shoppers
Tuesday 25 November 2014
With Black Friday bargains from the biggest retailers including Amazon, John Lewis, Marks & Spencer and Currry
The letters sent by students
Tuesday 25 November 2014
We've all experienced the frustration of a retailer discontiuing a line - but St Andrews University students Isabelle Bousquette and Tomi Baikie felt so emotional when their local Tesco stopped selling their favourite salted popcorn, they felt mov
Ouija board
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Google has revealed its predictions for the biggest selling items of this year's Black Friday weekend – and there are a few goods that are likely to surprise.   
Anthony Noto
Tuesday 25 November 2014
It appears Twitter's CFO may have been hoist by his own petard. Last night, Anthony Noto tweeted what looks uncannily like something that should've been a direct message, not a tweet for his 9,000 followers.
Sir Philip Green
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Sir Philip Green has shrugged off Arcadia's decline in full year profits, highlighting how the Topshop parent group is adapting to the “fast changing” demands of the retail industry.  
Sony
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Fifa’s $35m annual income from Sony’s sponsorship could be about to come to an end, as the Japanese tech giant opts not to renew its contract with football’s governing body.  
Homes on a steet
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The Bank of England's Mortgage Market Review (MMR) continues to wreak havoc on mortgage lending. Figures published this morning showed approvals fell to 37,100 in October, their lowest level in 17 months in October.
Shopper
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The UK has finally woken up to the pre-Christmas sales bonanza that has been building in the US for many years.   
The Bumble homepage
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Whitney Wolfe is the Tinder co-founder who departed in a hail of allegations and lawsuits earlier this year.
Alzheimer's
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Scientists have discovered that the same part of the brain is responsible for the development of both schizophrenia and Alzheimer's – a finding that could help doctors predict who is most likely to suffer from the latter disease. 
Tuesday 25 November 2014
German discounter Aldi is going up against the likes of luxury retailers Fortnum & Mason and Selfridges this Christmas.
Pensioner
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Government benefits for pensioners will cost £12bn more per year by 2019 if the current system is kept in place, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).
Nationwide
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Mortgage lending at Britain's biggest building society fell £900m to £13.1bn in the six months to the end of September, suggesting "cooling measures" introduced by the Bank of England are taking their toll on the market.
Citigroup
Tuesday 25 November 2014
US prosecutors are coming to London, and they’ve got their sights set on the City.  
Washing machine
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Online white goods retailer AO World said total revenue rose 25.1 per cent to £384.9m in the six months to September 30.
Monty the Penguin
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Christmas is “now front of mind” for shoppers, John Lewis has said, with weekly sales reaching £114.2m as the business heads into the Black Friday weekend.   
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Kingfisher’s new French chief executive, Veronique Laury, faces a tough task to arrest the tumbling sales in her home country which are taking their toll on the FTSE 100 company.  
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Shares at online property giant Zoopla rose 2.6 per cent as the market opened, after the company said full-year revenues had soared on the back of rising visits to the website, and as the company dismisse
Dino
Tuesday 25 November 2014
As the countdown to Black Friday - November 28 if you're wondering - continues, the big question is exactly which items will be going on sale.   
Tuesday 25 November 2014
British telecoms giant BT is set to play kingmaker as it prepares to buy either O2 or EE to jump-start its push into the consumer mobile market next year.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
It is one of the world’s best-known and loved album covers and it has caused mayhem for drivers on Abbey Road for 40 years, as music fans strive to recreate the scene.   
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The Confederation of British Ind­ustry (CBI) came under fire from Tory eurosceptics yesterday over its pro-European stance.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The business and professional sector is seeing its fastest growth in employment for seven years.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Three new polls have seen Ukip increase its share of the vote at the expense of David Cameron’s Conservative party, as Labour leads the Tories by up to five per cent.
Airbnb
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Rental groups such as Airbnb could soon become even more attractive if the Institute of Directors (IoD) gets its way. The business group has called on the government not to tax sharers on the first £10,000 they make by monetising their assets.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Analysts have warned that Aviva’s share price could continue to decline, following news that the insurance group is in talks concerning a £5.6bn merger with rival Friends Life.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The German chemical and pharmaceutical company Bayer is considering selling its $2.5bn (£1.6bn) diabetes device business.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
  The £1m glass walkway that opened across Tower Bridge a fortnight ago has been smashed after a beer bottle was dropped onto it by a caterer.   
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Shares in oil and gas services firm Petrofac fell by more then 26 per cent yesterday after the company issued a profit warning, citing the impact of falling oil prices.

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