Monday, June 26, 2017

Kushner company, Chinese firm call off development deal

What you need to know about Jared Kushner The Chinese conglomerate Anbang and the family of Jared Kushner have called off talks to redevelop a Manhattan office tower. A spokesman for...

The Power and Importance of Humanizing Investment Advice

When you get together with your financial adviser, make sure you talk about much more than money. Talk about what's really important. iStockphoto One thing I've learned while giving investment advice...

Nivea pulls ‘white is purity’ ad after outcry

Race & Reality in America Nivea has withdrawn an ad that was branded racist on social media and shared by right wing groups. The German skincare maker's ad for a deodorant...

9 Amazing Airbnb Vacation-Rental Properties That Cost Less Than a Hotel

Pacific Grove, Calif. iStock If you're looking for unique accommodations, Airbnb has a wide variety of places that are sure to be more interesting than a cookie-cutter hotel room. Check out...

What happens to Instacart in the Amazon-Whole Foods deal?

Why Amazon is buying Whole Foods Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, and that could be bad news for Instacart. Instacart is the on-demand delivery startup that promises grocery...

Trump’s Mexican border wall: See the proposals

Will Trump's border wall become a fence? The wall along the Mexican border doesn't have to be made of boring concrete slabs. It might be a "smart wall" filed with fiber...

Syria war: Anger after Russia vetoes resolution at UN

Russia protected Syria at the Security Council for an eighth time Russia has vetoed a draft resolution at the UN Security Council that would have condemned last week's alleged chemical attack...

This election was not all bad news for small businesses if it paves the...

No one in their wildest dreams would have actually said a hung parliament was a good outcome for small businesses. After all, what we need is a strong leader with a...

Worse terror attack on London Bridge foiled by chance, police say

The three terrorists who struck London Bridge last Saturday tried to hire a 7.5-tonne lorry on the morning of the attack to kill even more people and inflict an even bigger...

General election 2017: Last push for votes in election campaign

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn are returning to their core themes as they tour the country in a last push for general election votes. On the final day of campaigning before...

He can't fly, has crooked toes but this disabled rook has definitely landed on his feet!

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The Royal Navy's largest ship HMS Queen Elizabeth has set sail.
Lorna Gordon was quayside answering your questions.
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"It's like somebody scratching you from inside, all the time."

NHS England is using mesh to repair hernias which leaves many patients in chronic pain, surgeons say. bbc.in/2tMSwVa (Via Victoria Derbyshire)
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