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The TikTok generation of my kids is not only better informed but more politicised

7 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

My family gets its news from different sources. I was amazed how quickly the children learned all about George Floyd's death - and its searing injustice I suppose, though I...
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Spike Lee: send us your questions for the director of Do the Right Thing and Malcolm X

23 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

What would you like to ask the man behind numerous seminal features - as well as recent shorts about New York in lockdown and the death of George Floyd? For the past three...
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'We should have had time to prepare': dentists on the rush to reopen safely

23 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

With surgeries allowed to open in England on 8 June, three practitioners speak about their concerns Finding out during the prime minister's speech that dental practices can...
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A look at 10 of the biggest protest marches in New York City over the past century and the social change they've facilitated

A look at 10 of the biggest protest marches in New York City over the past century and the social change they've facilitated

27 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Tens of thousands have gathered in New York City and cities across the country to protest in response to the death of George Floyd, a black man, in police custody. Millions of...
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The 35 best films to watch while you're self-isolating

37 minutes ago   |   The Independent

Films can still offer an emotional hit like nothing else - and with coronavirus forcing swathes of us to hole up at home, they're needed now more than ever. Helen O'Hara and...
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Lancet paper which warned against Covid-19 drug flares accusations of political point-scoring

Lancet paper which warned against Covid-19 drug flares accusations of political point-scoring

45 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

The paper's claim that hydroxychloroquine increases the risk of death in Covid-19 patients has been used by rivals as a stick to beat the US President, who has himself been...
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Oil surges after OPEC+ ends compliance dispute and sets a weekend meeting to confirm longer production cuts

Oil surges after OPEC+ ends compliance dispute and sets a weekend meeting to confirm longer production cuts

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

OPEC+ countries will meet this weekend to finalize extending production cuts until July at least, OPEC delegates said. Oil spiked on the news, with Brent crude , the...
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US shocks economists by adding 2.5 million jobs in May as unemployment declines to 13.3%

US shocks economists by adding 2.5 million jobs in May as unemployment declines to 13.3%

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday said US employers added 2.5 million payrolls in May, a shocking figure that defied economist expectations for 7.5 million jobs...
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The US will want to protect its phase-one trade deal with China even as tensions flare, Morgan Stanley says

The US will want to protect its phase-one trade deal with China even as tensions flare, Morgan Stanley says

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The White House will likely keep its phase-one trade deal with China intact despite escalating tensions between the two countries, a Morgan Stanley economist told CNBC on...
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'A big morale boost': Former minister says country should spend £100 million on new royal yacht

57 minutes ago   |   The Independent

Not everyone agrees: 'Who needs public services when we can have a boat most of us will never see?' asks one critic of proposal
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US shocks economists by adding 2.5 million jobs in May as unemployment...

US shocks economists by adding 2.5 million jobs in May as unemployment declines to 13.3%

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday said US employers added 2.5 million payrolls in May, a shocking figure that defied economist expectations for 7.5 million jobs... Read more ...

Global stocks rise as investors digest the ECB's huge new stimulus package...

Global stocks rise as investors digest the ECB's huge new stimulus package and await US jobs data

Most global stocks are green on Friday as they digest a bigger than expected ECB stimulus package of $676 billion to fight COVID-19. The S&P 500 and the NASDAQ closed lower on... Read more ...

Estée Lauder workers call for senior management to remove family heir and...

Estée Lauder workers call for senior management to remove family heir and board member over his support for Trump

More than 100 Estée Lauder employees have requested the removal of board member and family heir, Ronald Lauder, over his support for President Donald Trump, Bloomberg reported... Read more ...

Law enforcement mysteriously seized hundreds of face masks that were being...

Law enforcement mysteriously seized hundreds of face masks that were being mailed to George Floyd protesters, rights group says

The Movement for Black Lives claims shipments of face masks meant for protesters in Washington, DC, St. Louis, New York City, and Minneapolis were seized by law... Read more ...

Black Lives Matter and the ACLU are suing the Trump administration for...

Black Lives Matter and the ACLU are suing the Trump administration for forcing peaceful protesters out of his way with tear gas before his church photo op

Black Lives Matter, the ACLU, and other civil rights groups are suing members of the Trump administration for clearing peaceful protesters in Washington DC with tear gas and... Read more ...

New York Times caves in over op-ed calling for troops to be sent in to quash...

New York Times caves in over op-ed calling for troops to be sent in to quash George Floyd rioting

The paper posted a mea culpa yesterday over its decision to publish Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton's incendiary and 'fascist' op-ed calling for the use of military force against... Read more ...

Saudi takeover bid of Newcastle United should be doomed to failure but will...

Saudi takeover bid of Newcastle United should be doomed to failure but will Premier League agree?

In normal circumstances anyone wishing to join a club of 20 who was found to be stealing from the other 19 would be told in no uncertain terms where to go. Read more ...

An investment adviser with historic ties to Warren Buffett likely scored a...

An investment adviser with historic ties to Warren Buffett likely scored a $900 million gain on Wayfair stock in less than 10 weeks

An investment adviser that traces its origins to Warren Buffett likely netted a nearly $900 million gain on Wayfair in under three months. Ruane, Cunniff & Goldfarb bolstered... Read more ...

Belly Mujinga: Who was Belly Mujinga? Rail worker victim of vile COVID-19 attack

Belly Mujinga: Who was Belly Mujinga? Rail worker victim of vile COVID-19 attack

BELLY MUJINGA was the victim of a shocking attack in London in March, when she was beaten and spat on by someone who claimed to carry COVID-19. Who was Belly Mujinga? Read more ...

England's coronavirus outbreak shrinks by HALF in a week

England's coronavirus outbreak shrinks by HALF in a week

Data from the Office for National Statistics showed that some 39,000 people per week are catching the coronavirus in England - around 5,500 people a day - which is lower than... Read more ...