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Trump Tantrum looms on Wall Street if healthcare effort stalls

By Megan Davies and Rodrigo Campos | NEW YORK The Trump Trade could start looking more like a Trump Tantrum if the new U.S. administration’s healthcare bill stalls in Congress, prompting worries on Wall Street about tax cuts and other … Continue reading

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Northern Ireland braces for uncertain new era after McGuinness

By Conor Humphries | LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland As the tricolor-draped coffin of former IRA commander turned peacemaker Martin McGuinness was carried to his Londonderry home this week, people across Northern Ireland’s sectarian divide were nervously eyeing a new era of … Continue reading

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London attack: Eyewitness describes terror scene aftermath

A man who witnessed the aftermath of the terrorist attack near the UK’s Houses of Parliament broadcast his thoughts on Facebook. Four people, including an armed police officer and a man believed to be the attacker, have died. Martin Pearce, … Continue reading

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Sears shares sink as investors fret over going-concern risk

By Nathan Layne and Sruthi Ramakrishnan Sears Holdings Corp’s (SHLD.O) shares tumbled as much as 16 percent on Wednesday as bondholders and investors questioned how long the storied retailer could remain in business after it flagged doubts that it could … Continue reading

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'Hero' MP Tobias Ellwood tried to save stabbed officer

Foreign Office Minister Tobias Ellwood has been called a “hero” after he was pictured giving first aid to one of the casualties of the London terror attack. Police said an officer protecting Parliament was stabbed by an attacker, who was … Continue reading

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Calm and stoic mood on Westminster streets

The roads around the Houses of Parliament are choked with traffic and tourists at the best of times but on Wednesday there is an extra buzz about the place for Prime Minister’s Questions at midday. It is the best day … Continue reading

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Maryland high school rape case sparks immigration row

An alleged rape at a US high school has sparked a row over immigration that has reached all the way to the White House. Two Central American-born students are in custody after a 14-year-old girl was attacked last week at … Continue reading

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London attack: Four dead in Westminster terror incident

Four people, including an armed police officer and a man believed to be the attacker, have died in a terrorist incident near the UK’s Houses of Parliament, Scotland Yard has said. A woman was among several pedestrians struck by a … Continue reading

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Team Wiggins 'surprised' by Tour de Yorkshire omission

Team Wiggins say they are “surprised” and “disappointed” after being excluded from next month’s Tour de Yorkshire. The team, founded by five-time Olympic champion Sir Bradley Wiggins to develop young British talent, was omitted from the race which runs from … Continue reading

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London attack: What we know so far

Four people have died and 20 people have been injured after what police are treating as terrorist attacks in Westminster, earlier on Wednesday. Here is what we know so far. At 14.40 (GMT) the Metropolitan Police were called in an … Continue reading

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