Americas

The Business of Drugs: inside the economics of America's longest war

4 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

A half-century into America's “war on drugs”, a new Netflix series uses dollars, cents and economic incentives to ask: is prohibition worth it? As a CIA analyst in Shanghai and...
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A record 74% of fund managers say US tech stocks is the most crowded trade, according to Bank of America survey

51 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

A record 74% of fund managers said that US technology stocks are the most crowded trade, according to Bank of America's July survey released Tuesday. Overall, "investor...
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Mary Trump to give tell-all interview to Good Morning America

Mary Trump to give tell-all interview to Good Morning America

58 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

Mary Trump will break her silence with a tell-all interview on ABC's 'Good Morning America' after a judge ruled she is free to promote her memoir about President Donald Trump...
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XE Market Analysis: North America - Jul 14, 2020

1 hour ago   |   XE

The dollar firmed moderately and then weakened moderately, while the pound underperformed and the euro outperformed. Asian and European stock markets declined, following Wall...
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Jair Bolsonaro bitten by bird during coronavirus quarantine

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

The ema ‘pecked' at the Brazilian president, who has Covid-19, as he was trying to feed it at his palace Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Brazil's...
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What if the Nazis won? The inexorable rise of alternative histories on TV

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

The Plot Against America is the latest what-if series about the rise of fascism to arrive on our screens. But while some are sensitively-made, others risk glorifying disturbing...
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NBA U-turns after fans discover 'Free Hong Kong' customized jerseys can't be ordered on store

NBA U-turns after fans discover 'Free Hong Kong' customized jerseys can't be ordered on store

2 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

A viral video had exposed the league's apparent aversion to the political sentiment, while its online jersey creator allowed for 'Free America', 'Free Canada' and 'Free Mexico.'
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“Frequent Fliers'': Study finds long-distance dispersal trend in American kestrels

“Frequent Fliers'': Study finds long-distance dispersal trend in American kestrels

2 hours ago   |   British Ecological Society

The authors found that dispersal movements by kestrels are often of greater distances than can typically be detected within nest box study areas, and identified factors that...
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KFC re-closes dining rooms in Florida due to rising COVID-19 cases, advising franchisees to do the same in new hot spots across America

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

KFC closed dining rooms at its 40 restaurants in Florida due to a surge in COVID-19 cases and advised franchisees to do the same. "We have advised our franchise locations in...
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Trump may be no good at leading America - but he is really, really good at lying | Richard Wolffe

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

US credibility has been contorted to protect the feelings of one man-child. No wonder he finds Anthony Fauci so offensive It's outrageous to say that Donald Trump is good at...
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Glee's Amber Riley posts tear-jerking video of Naya Rivera singing with son

Glee's Amber Riley posts tear-jerking video of Naya Rivera singing with son

Glee star Naya River was found dead in Lake Piru in California on Monday following a boat trip with her beloved four-year-old son Josey that ended in tragedy Read more ...

China row erupts as 'clear-eyed' Britain to RIP OUT all Huawei 5G telecoms...

China row erupts as 'clear-eyed' Britain to RIP OUT all Huawei 5G telecoms equipment

CHINA has received a stern warning from the UK Government as Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden announced to the Commons Britain will officially ban Chinese tech giant Huawei. Read more ...

Jurgen Klopp insists Manchester City's European ban escape was 'not a good...

Jurgen Klopp insists Manchester City's European ban escape was 'not a good day for football'

UEFA initially handed City a European ban for breaching FFP regulations, but City appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport and subsequently had the ban taken away. Read more ...

What the Huawei ban means for your phone, broadband and the future of 5G

What the Huawei ban means for your phone, broadband and the future of 5G

Huawei equipment will have to be removed from Britain's 5G network by 2027 - but what does that mean for your devices, and for the future of high speed internet in the UK?... Read more ...

Clive Tyldesley breaks silence after being replaced as ITV's lead commentator

Clive Tyldesley breaks silence after being replaced as ITV's lead commentator

Clive Tyldesley joined ITV from the BBC in 1996 Veteran ITV football commentator Clive Tyldesley admits he has been left ‘baffled' by the broadcaster's decision to replace him... Read more ...

Carole Baskin's fury after being tricked into a video message for Rolf Harris

Carole Baskin's fury after being tricked into a video message for Rolf Harris

EXCLUSIVE: Tiger King star Carole Baskin has been convinced into leaving a video message for Rolf Harris on Cameo - which also namedrops the notorious Jimmy Savile Read more ...

Arteta explains why fixture scheduling has handicapped Arsenal

Arteta explains why fixture scheduling has handicapped Arsenal

Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta has bemoaned the fixture scheduling since the Premier League restart, admitting his players have amassed “crazy minutes” on the pitch in recent... Read more ...

Jess Varnish loses employment tribunal appeal in British Cycling case

Jess Varnish loses employment tribunal appeal in British Cycling case

The 29-year-old, who was let go for performance reasons in 2016, won her right to appeal against the January 2019 decision back in December but now the tribunal's initial... Read more ...

Liverpool told Man City's appeal will help Reds retain Premier League title

Liverpool told Man City's appeal will help Reds retain Premier League title

Man City will play in the Champions League next term after they successful won their appeal which means they and Liverpool both have four trophies to contest for in 2020/21 Read more ...

Brooklyn Beckham says Nicola Peltz makes him ‘happiest man in the world' as...

Brooklyn Beckham says Nicola Peltz makes him ‘happiest man in the world' as she shows off engagement ring

Brooklyn Beckham gave fans another glimpse at Nicola's engagement ring in this loved up snap (Picture: Getty/ brooklynbeckham/Instagram) Fans have been given another glimpse at... Read more ...