By the time Senator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, made the last of his repeated pleas to President Donald Trump to keep his distance from the Senate candidacy of Roy Moore, it was too late. To McConnell, only the President could extinguish...
The UK's manufacturers had their best month since August 2013 in November, according to the latest survey snapshot of the sector. The Purchasing Managers' Index jumped to 58.2 in the month, up from 56.6 in October and well above the 56.5 that...
The EU’s top court has backed a British window salesman in a bombshell ruling over unpaid holiday during 13 years of employment. The judgment has been described as a “game-changer” for gig-economy workers and a reminder of the “impending disaster” that...
Tesla switched on the world’s biggest lithium ion battery on Friday in time to feed Australia’s shaky power grid for the first day of summer, meeting a promise by Elon Musk to build it in 100 days or give it free.  “South...
Florida authorities say a man being chased by deputies for grand theft and burglary made a pit stop to inject heroin. Marion County Sheriff's Office say a detective found a wanted John Stephens at his central Florida home on Monday. Stephens fled...
Pakistani Taliban gunmen disguised in all-enveloping burkas stormed the campus of an agriculture university in Pakistan on Friday, wounding at least five people, police said. Police and army troops summoned to the scene killed all of the attackers at the Directorate of...
Jambu Palaniappan, the regional general manager for UberEATS for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, is leaving the company to join a venture capital firm. His departure from Uber follows that of head of policy Christopher Burghardt and Europe managing director Jo...
US diplomats have reportedly dropped Donald Trump‘s planned working visit to the UK. Mr Trump had been expected to visit the UK early next year to open the new US embassy – although it would not have been a full state visit and...
The pound continued to trade close to its highest levels against the dollar in around two months of Friday, spurred by hopes that a deal on Brexit will be struck at a summit later in December. In morning trading, sterling was changing...
Recall how Brexiteers said this was all going to be easy. The EU would be falling over itself to give Britain everything it wanted. They would prove to the nation that you can have your cake and eat it. There would...