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Dow breaches 21,000 as banks gain on rate talk

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 28, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

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New Trump travel order expected in coming days, Pence says

U.S. President Donald Trump plans to finalize a new order limiting travel to the United States in the coming days, his vice president said on Wednesday, after federal courts blocked the administration’s earlier travel ban. A White House source had … Continue reading

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Submit your diorama for Peeps in Law 2017: Rogue Peep

Law in Peepular Culture Posted Mar 01, 2017 08:30 am CST Tweet You are one with the Peep, and the Peep is with you. And now is the time start working on your entry in the the ABA Journal’s ninth … Continue reading

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1,160 Bridgend Ford job cuts projected in leaked report

Ford is projecting a reduction of 1,160 workers at its Bridgend base by 2021, according to a leaked document from the company seen by BBC Wales. Mass meetings are being held at the engine plant on Wednesday afternoon. The projection, … Continue reading

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Facebook turns to artificial intelligence to tackle suicides

Miniature Facebook banners are seen on snacks prepared for the visit by Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer in Paris, France, January 17, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

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What do you do if you find £20 – is it finders keepers, losers weepers?

A woman who kept a £20 note she found in a shop has been convicted of theft in a case that has prompted a combination of surprise and alarm for some people who think they might have done the same. … Continue reading

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Nigerian engineer handed written test at New York airport

A Nigerian software engineer claims he was handed a written test by a US border officer at New York’s JFK airport to prove his tech credentials. Tech test for Nigerian software engineer A software engineer from Lagos, Nigeria, is claiming … Continue reading

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Law dean sees opportunity in rising popularity of lawyers, thanks to Donald Trump

Law Schools Posted Mar 01, 2017 07:45 am CST By Debra Cassens Weiss Nick Allard. ABA Journal file photo provided by Brooklyn Law School. Tweet Lawyers who jumped into action to help those affected by President Donald Trump’s executive order … Continue reading

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British Airways Heathrow flight cancelled over mouse on plane

A flight from Heathrow to San Francisco has been cancelled after a mouse was spotted on the plane. Passengers on the 10:40 GMT British Airways flight were strapped in and waiting to take off when the cancellation was announced. Carly, … Continue reading

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TV licence fee to rise to £147 in April, government announces

The UK’s annual television licence fee is to rise to £147 from £145.50, the government has announced. The increase, which will come into effect on 1 April, marks the the first rise in the licence fee since 2010. At the … Continue reading

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