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No-Deal Brexit Would Inflict Substantial Costs on U.K., IMF Says

The International Monetary Fund added its voice to calls for U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May to strike a Brexit deal with the European Union.<p>All …

Philip Hammond

Brexiteer MPs Say They're "In Despair" After Their Challenge To Theresa May's Brexit Plan Backfired

“After what I saw my heart sank," one member of the hardline European Research Group told BuzzFeed News at the end of a week of multiple self-inflicted wounds.<p>Ten days ago, members of the European Research Group of Eurosceptic Conservative MPs were feeling upbeat about their prospects, believing …

Downing Street

Donald Trump Will Likely Resign Within Two Weeks Now That Paul Manafort Flipped, Democratic Strategist Says

Manafort agreed to work with investigators in the Russia probe.<p>Donald Trump’s time in office is running out now that former campaign manager Paul …

Donald Trump

New Research Confirms That We Get Our Intelligence From Our Mothers

Science just proved what your mum has been saying all along<p>When it comes to your IQ, "I got it from my mama" couldn't be more accurate. New research featured in <i>Psychology Spot</i> says people are born with conditioned genes that work differently depending on if they're from your mother or father — and …

IQ

Anaplan Files for U.S. IPO With Ex-Tesla Exec as Finance Chief

Business-planning software company Anaplan Inc. has filed for a U.S. initial public offering, days after hiring Tesla Inc.’s former chief accounting …

Chief Accounting Officers

Aretha Franklin's family criticise 'offensive and distasteful' eulogy

The family of Aretha Franklin have called the eulogy given at her funeral “offensive and distasteful,” claiming that the Reverend Jasper Williams Jr “did not properly eulogise her”.<p>In his 50-minute speech at the Greater Grace Temple, Detroit, on 31 August, Williams appeared to criticise the Black …

Aretha Franklin

10 things you (probably) didn’t know about the Great Fire of London

One of the most famous disasters in London's history, the Great Fire of 1666 devastated the heart of England's capital, destroying more than 13,000 …

England

Brand Authenticity: Is It Really That Complicated?

Consumers demand that brands walk the talk. Whether about features, benefits, quality, or even about how you should feel when using the product or what kind of lifestyle you should be able to achieve, if a brand is making a promise, consumers expect that brand to keep its promise.<p>I long thought …

Branding

Amazon’s Facial Recognition Software Thinks Black Lawmakers Are Criminals

It’s time for Amazon to head back to the drawing board.<p>The mega company headed by world’s richest man Jeff Bezos has been busy developing recognition …

Misty Copeland Portrays a Stripper in the 2019 Pirelli Calendar—and We Feel a Way [Updated]

<b>Updated Thursday, July 26 2018 at 3:30 p.m. EDT:</b><p>This story has been updated to include a statement from Pirelli regarding their 2019 calendar.<p><b>Earlier:</b><p>…

The incredible true story of female WW2 Spitfire pilot Mary Ellis

On 26 July 2018, it was announced that Mary Ellis, one of the last surviving women to have flown a Spitfire plane in WW2, had died. The 101-year-old …

Elton John's Comments About Meghan Markle & Prince Harry's Wedding Show How Far the Monarchy Has Come

Whether you were a guest in your Sunday best or watched from the comfort of your couch, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding was a pretty …

Manpower of the future: technology plus human

Technology is here to stay. It is changing the very fibre of how we do everyday things. It has brought about convenience and taken efficiency by …

Why You Should Join These 7 Facebook Groups For Women Entrepreneurs

When I was starting my business, I had no idea that Facebook groups had become one of the most powerful tools for entrepreneurs to connect with each other and their audiences. Once I did learn the value of Facebook groups, I was delighted to see these online communities transform into thriving …

Women Entrepreneurs

The CEO of Salesforce Found Out His Female Employees Were Paid Less Than Men. His Response Is a Priceless Leadership Lesson

Marc Benioff doesn't believe you can be a decent CEO in 2018 if you're not committed to paying women and men equally.<p>According to a press release by the American Association of University Women (AAUW), new U.S. Census Bureau data revealed that women working full time on average "still make 80 cents …

Coca-Cola United elects Helen Smith Price to its board of directors. - Birmingham Business Journal

By Stephanie Rebman <br>– Managing Editor, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 24, 2018, 12:51pm CDT<p>A 24-year veteran of the Coca-Cola Company has been added …

How this human trafficking survivor gives women a future at home

In the southwestern Cameroonian city of Kumba, Francisca Awah Mbuli and her team walk door-to-door, warning young women about trusting community …

Half of male managers reportedly feel uncomfortable engaging in work-related activities with women

Despite all the good that’s come from the #MeToo movement, it’s unfortunately also sparked backlash from (mostly) men who claim that the movement has …

Oprah Winfrey Reveals the Reason Why Millennials Really Frustrate Her (You Might Be Surprised)

Oprah didn't earn her first million until she was 32. Here's what she has to say to young people about success.<p>A household name, Oprah -- media proprietor, philanthropist, and billionaire -- is now one of the 500 richest people in the world.<p>With years and years of media and business experience, you …

Essential has resources ‘specifically committed’ to fixing touch latency on the Essential Phone

The Essential Phone is easily my favorite piece of Android hardware of all time, but the phone, unfortunately, has a few big issues that make it tough to recommend. One of those is touch latency, and now Essential has confirmed that it’s actively working on fixing that.<p>In its most recent AMA on …

EU Tells Apple It Still Has to Show Them the Money

European Union regulators reacted coolly to Apple Inc.’s move to repatriate hundreds of billions of overseas dollars to the U.S., saying “nothing has …

Airbus superjumbo A380 gets lifeline with Emirates $16bn order

Airbus’s troubled A380 airliner has been thrown a lifeline by Gulf carrier Emirates, which has agreed to buy 36 of the double-decker jets.<p>The company has signed a memorandum of understanding for a $16bn deal to acquire 20 of the “superjumbos” with an option for 16 more.<p>The purchase will extend the …

Apple's U.S. tax payment does not change EU's Irish tax ruling

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Apple’s (AAPL.O) announcement that it will pay $38 billion (27.39 billion pounds) in U.S. tax on its overseas cash will not reduce the $16 billion tax bill the company owes Ireland following a European Union ruling, the EU’s executive said on Thursday.<p>A 3D printed Apple logo is …

Banks extend £225m lifeline to Carillion subcontractors as firms offer jobs

Taskforce of high street banks, trade bodies and businesses draw up measures to limit job losses as unions press government to act<p>High street banks have made more than £225m available to help businesses put at risk by the failure of Carillion, while companies have offered to take on staff who were …

Construction Industry

Brexit is not a 'catastrophe' for the City of London, says French finance chief

Brexit will not be a “catastrophe” for the City, according to a former French banker charged by the French Government with persuading banks to relocate to Paris.<p>Financial companies have warned that they will have to move thousands of jobs to cities in the Euuropean Union after Britain leaves the …

EU withdrawal bill to face House of Lords after MPs approve it

The government breathed a sigh of relief tonight as MPs approved its EU withdrawal bill, setting the scene for a showdown over the flagship Brexit …

'Be my guest' - France's Macron spells out reasons for Britain to stay in EU

SANDHURST, England (Reuters) - “Be my guest,” French President Emmanuel Macron told Britain on Thursday, saying he would welcome any move by Prime Minister Theresa May to stay in the European Union’s single market.<p>But he added a warning - London’s prized financial centre could not enjoy the same …

Siri’s news bulletin feature goes live in the UK and Australia

And it's no longer reserved for iOS beta users.<p>Brits can now ask their iThings to give them a brief update on what's happening in the world with the command: "Hey Siri, give me the news." Siri doesn't actually read the news, though, and instead will automatically play the latest podcast from a …

BBC

PMQs: May defends Carillion actions after Corbyn criticism

Labour leader accuses government of negligence but PM says refusing to work with ailing firms would ensure their collapse<p>Theresa May has defended her actions over Carillion, telling the Commons during prime minister’s questions that the government was merely “a customer” of the collapsed public …

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World<p>Conditions are "perfect" to evacuate a young football team from a flooded Thai cave in the coming days before fresh rains and a possible …