Amazon HQ2: How New York and Virginia Won the Beauty Contest

After 14 months of pitches, meetings and offers of incentives and name changes, Amazon announced on Tuesday that its second headquarters would be on two sites: one in Long Island City, Queens, and another in Arlington, Va. The company is also developing a smaller operations and logistics facility in Nashville. Here are some details you […]


Thousands caught up in cervical screening blunder

Image copyright Science Photo Library More than 40,000 women in England have not received information regarding cervical cancer screening after a failure to send out letters by the NHS. The errors were made between January and June. Around 4,000 of them were results of tests, the remainder were letters inviting them for screening or reminding […]


Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev LIVE stream: How to watch ATP Finals tie online | Tennis | Sport

Djokovic is the clear favourite to win the ATP Finals and he can put himself in a commanding position to make the semi-finals if he can see off the challenge of Zverev at 2pm this afternoon. The Serbian comfortably won his opening match against John Isner, while Zverev also beat Marin Cilic in straight sets. […]


Chelsea news: January transfer statement, Man Utd and West Ham interest, brutal verdict | Football | Sport

Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen insists he does not expect to move on to pastures new in January. The Denmark international has made just four competitive appearances since Maurizio Sarri replaced Antonio Conte. And his father, Sten, has previously suggested a switch might happen if the situation does not improve. However, when asked if he might […]


DealBook Briefing: Amazon Picked New Homes. Now It Faces Backlash.

Good Wednesday. Want this by email? Sign up here. The cost of landing Amazon’s new offices: $2 billion Amazon confirmed yesterday that it had picked New York City and Northern Virginia for its new hubs. (Nashville will get a logistics facility as a consolation prize.) But skeptics are asking whether the price tag — a […]


British Airways Black Friday 2018: Best deals and offers for flights | Travel News | Travel

British Airways is likely to be another airline that offers cheap deals this Black Friday, taking place on November 23. Many travel brands and airlines such as Ryanair, EasyJet and TUI will be offering bargain flights and holidays on the popular shopping day. British Airways is currently offering a number of promotional deals ahead of […]


Arsene Wenger REJECTED Fulham job before Claudio Ranieri appointment because of Arsenal | Football | Sport

The Cottagers axed Slavisa Jokanovic on Wednesday before immediately putting former Leicester and Chelsea boss Ranieri in place. But The Mirror claims Wenger was the club’s first choice. Owner Shahid Khan admitted they had sounded out a number of candidates before eventually appointing the Italian. Wenger is said to be one of those people but […]


Google accused of ‘trust demolition’ over health app

Image copyright DeepMind Image caption The Streams app is saving nurses hours each day, the Royal Free Hospital says A controversial health app developed by artificial intelligence firm DeepMind will be taken over by Google, it has been revealed. Streams was first used to send alerts in a London hospital but hit headlines for gathering […]

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Leicester City helicopter ‘did not respond to pilot’s command’

Image copyright Pete White Image caption The AW169 helicopter, pictured here landing at the stadium after the game The helicopter that crashed outside Leicester City’s stadium, killing five people, did not respond to the pilot’s command, initial findings show. Club chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four others died when the aircraft came down after a match […]

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Doctors turned off newborn’s life support without parents’ consent

A couple who claim doctors turned off their newborn’s life support without their consent have been awarded a five-figure payout. Sian Hill, 26, and her partner, James Towers, 29, have endured a five year legal battle with Darlington Memorial Hospital following the death of their baby girl, Ivy. The couple claim the hospital turned off […]