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Stocks climb as stronger economic growth cheers up investors

U.S. stocks climbed Wednesday as investors cheered a report of stronger economic growth. Technology companies, retailers and travel providers made solid gains.<p>The Commerce Department raised its estimate for economic growth and said that in the April-through-June quarter, the U.S. gross domestic …

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Oxford BioMedica buoyed as US approves one of world's most expensive medicines

Shares in British biotech Oxford BioMedica jumped more than 10pc today after its partner on a world-first gene therapy for cancer won regulatory approval in the US.<p>Swiss drugs giant Novartis got the green light for its one-time treatment for a form of leukemia and priced it at $475,000 (£367,000), …

Airbnb billionaire Brian Chesky on the future of travel

The Airbnb founder talks about the travel trends of the future, the city with the best restaurants in the world and why planes will soon look like …

Brian Chesky

This Slow Cooker Apricot Chicken Is Salty-Sweet Perfection

Sometimes slow cooker food has a reputation of being a bit bland. I mean, it makes sense when you think about it. Using a slow cooker is convenient …

Disneyland apologises for banning boy from Princess experience

The three-year-old was told he could not take part in the make-up and hair-styling session, because he is male<p>Disneyland Paris has apologised after barring a three-year-old from participating in its “Princess for a Day” experience because he is not a girl.<p>Hayley McLean-Glass said she asked if she …

This Spanish Retailer Just Became The Richest Person In The World

<i>Editor’s note, August 31, 2017: Early Thursday Ortega ceded the top spot to Bill Gates as Inditex shares fell on Spain’s BME stock exchange. As of 10 am Eastern Time he was the third-richest person in the world, behind Gates and Jeff Bezos.</i><p>Move aside, Bill Gates.<p>Amancio Ortega, cofounder of Spanish …