Doctors were left with an ethical dilemma after an unconscious patient was brought into their hospital with a "do not resuscitate" tattoo on his chest. The 70-year-old man was taken by paramedics into the emergency room at Miami University Hospital with a high blood-alcohol level and...
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...
The Brexit vote has already inflicted a hit of almost £20bn on the UK economy – or around £300m for each week since the June 2016 referendum, according to a new analysis. A team of four economists affiliated to the respected Centre...
Bitcoin is a speculative asset and people who invest in it do so at their own risk, the Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau warned on Friday after recent volatile trading. “We need to be clear: bitcoin is in no way...
Donald Trump's retweets of extremists will stay on his profile, Twitter has said. The controversial Britain First tweets will remain visible for everyone to see on the President's profile because they allow users to "see every side of an issue". The site recognised...
A day after its latest intercontinental ballistic missile launch, North Korea released photos of what it's calling the “Hwasong-15.” And the collective response from missile experts was - not to get too technical - whoa. The missile and its launcher truck do,...
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...
Volkswagen’s main car brand raised its mid-term target for profit margins and pledged to speed up turnaround efforts as cost cuts help free funds to boost its sport-utility vehicle lineup and develop more hybrid and fully-electric cars. The namesake VW brand expects...
Bitcoin isn’t big enough to pose a risk to the global economy, Bank of England deputy governor Jon Cunliffe said on Wednesday, as the cryptocurrency hit a record high of above $10,000 (£7,493) for the first time. The virtual currency traded below $1,000...