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Life sentence for heroin addict who murdered own mother with chainsaw as she hung out washing

A heroin addict who murdered his "loving and supportive" mother in their garden with a chainsaw has been jailed for life.<p>Robert Owens kicked, strangled and attacked Iris Owens, 75, with a power tool in Ystrad Mynach, near Caerphilly, Wales.<p>The 47-year-old, who admitted murder, was sentenced to life …

TV industry sees digital threats rising

For years, the threats to traditional television have been present, but the digital revolution now appears to be gathering momentum, raising the prospect of shifts in viewing habits which could devastate an industry that has been lucrative for years.<p>The decades-old model for the industry has been …

Scottish Parliament 'to get income tax powers in 2018'

The Scottish Secretary says he is hopeful that £11 billion of income tax powers will be devolved for the 2018/19 tax year and challenges the SNP to spell out how it would use them.<p>The Scottish Parliament is on course to get control over income tax within three years, David Mundell has disclosed as …

Income Tax

Some of the NBA's biggest stars are in danger of missing the playoffs thanks to an archaic system

Once again the NBA's archaic playoff system is going to come back to haunt the league, and now the NBA's commissioner is calling for a change.<p>If the NBA season ended today, two teams (the Charlotte Hornets and the Miami Heat) on pace to win fewer than 36 games would make the playoffs. Even the …