David Tennant to sue over News of the World phone-hacking

Actor David Tennant is suing the owners of the defunct News of the World over alleged phone hacking. His lawyers issued a claim for compensation at the High Court in London on Thursday. Law firm Collyer Bristow said it was … Continue reading


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David Tennant to sue over News of the World phone-hacking

Actor David Tennant is suing the owners of the defunct News of the World over alleged phone hacking. His lawyers issued a claim for compensation at the High Court in London on Thursday. Law firm Collyer Bristow said it was … Continue reading


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Green groups sue Trump administration for approving Keystone pipeline

U.S. President Donald Trump smiles after announcing a permit for TransCanada Corp’s Keystone XL oil pipeline while TransCanada Chief Executive Officer Russell Girling (L), U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross (C) and U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry (R) stand beside him … Continue reading


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Green groups sue Trump administration for approving Keystone pipeline

U.S. President Donald Trump smiles after announcing a permit for TransCanada Corp’s Keystone XL oil pipeline while TransCanada Chief Executive Officer Russell Girling (L), U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross (C) and U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry (R) stand beside him … Continue reading


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Green groups sue Trump administration for approving Keystone pipeline

U.S. President Donald Trump smiles after announcing a permit for TransCanada Corp’s Keystone XL oil pipeline while TransCanada Chief Executive Officer Russell Girling (L), U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross (C) and U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry (R) stand beside him … Continue reading


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HSBC extends transgender titles

HSBC is to let customers choose more non-gender specific titles for their retail bank accounts. Instead of Mr, Mrs, Ms or the gender neutral Mx, customers can choose from nine titles including “M” and “Misc”, the banking giant said. The … Continue reading


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Two survive after plane crashes in sea at Shoreham

Two people have escaped from a plane which crashed into the sea off the Sussex coast. They were able to reach the shore after the light aircraft came down “close to the beach” in Shoreham, West Sussex. The plane, which … Continue reading


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Crews to investigate head-on crash that killed 13 in Texas

CONCAN, Texas (AP) — Federal officials on Thursday began an investigation into a head-on collision between a pickup truck and small church bus in southwest Texas that crumpled the front of the bus and killed 13 senior adults returning from … Continue reading


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Pee Wee Pumps: High heels for babies spark outrage

A US footwear company has sparked outrage among consumers and campaign groups over a range of high heeled shoes for babies. Pee Wee Pumps, which makes soft shoes for infants, describes its products as “cool” and “diva defining”. But pictures … Continue reading


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Pee Wee Pumps: High heels for babies spark outrage

A US footwear company has sparked outrage among consumers and campaign groups over a range of high heeled shoes for babies. Pee Wee Pumps, which makes soft shoes for infants, describes its products as “cool” and “diva defining”. But pictures … Continue reading


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Ferrante's 'My Brilliant Friend' being adapted for U.S., Italian TV

Italian novelist Elena Ferrante’s best-selling novel “My Brilliant Friend” is headed to television as an eight-part series, U.S. cable channel HBO and Italy’s RAI television said on Thursday. The novel, about two women’s volatile childhood friendship and set in Naples … Continue reading


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Ferrante's 'My Brilliant Friend' being adapted for U.S., Italian TV

Italian novelist Elena Ferrante’s best-selling novel “My Brilliant Friend” is headed to television as an eight-part series, U.S. cable channel HBO and Italy’s RAI television said on Thursday. The novel, about two women’s volatile childhood friendship and set in Naples … Continue reading


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World Cup 2026: Fifa reveals allocation for 48-team tournament

Fifa is proposing a six-nation play-off tournament to decide the last two slots at the 48-team World Cup in 2026. Football’s world governing body has revealed its plans for how the 48 places will be allocated, with 16 Europeans teams … Continue reading


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World Cup 2026: Fifa reveals allocation for 48-team tournament

Fifa is proposing a six-nation play-off tournament to decide the last two slots at the 48-team World Cup in 2026. Football’s world governing body has revealed its plans for how the 48 places will be allocated, with 16 Europeans teams … Continue reading


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China's LeEco secures $2.2 billion for expansion from new investors

LeEco’s new Le Pro3 phone is on display during a press event in San Francisco, California, U.S. October 19, 2016. RETUERS/Beck Diefenbach


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