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Michael Kors snaps up Versace for $2.1bn

BBC / Business 76 sources

US fashion firm confirms takeover of the legendary brand founded by Gianni Versace in 1978.

Instagram founders Systrom and Krieger leaving Facebook-owned firm

BBC / News 178 sources

The departure of Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger is the latest test for parent company Facebook.

LIVE: Pret gives evidence at inquest into girl's allergy death

Sky News / UK 12 sources

Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, who had numerous allergies, collapsed on the flight from London to Nice on 17 July 2016. 12:00, UK, Tuesday 25 September 2018. Ednan-Laperouse family. Key points: Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, had a severe…

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Ryanair to cancel 190 flights on Friday across Europe

BBC / Business 15 sources

Unions say Ryanair faces its biggest day of industrial action as they fight for better conditions.


China Rules Out New Talks with US to Resolve Trade Dispute

Voice of America 54 sources

China says it is impossible to hold trade talks with the United States with a new round of tariffs in place.


Trump to Address UN General Assembly

Voice of America 72 sources

U.S. President Donald Trump returns to the stage at the United Nations on Tuesday to address the annual gathering of world leaders. After an international debut last year in which he threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea, many are…

Life expectancy progress in UK 'stops for first time'

BBC 9 sources

Improvements have ground to a halt for the first time since records began, in 1982, ONS data shows.


Novartis to cut 400 UK jobs in Grimsby exit

Sky News / Business 10 sources

Novartis is planning to cut almost a quarter of its UK workforce under a "global transformation" programme that could see 2,200 jobs axed.



UK bank customers lost £500m to scams in first half of 2018

Figure includes £145m lost to authorised payment scams such as paying in advance for non-existent product

'No preference' for EU migrants after Brexit

BBC 16 sources

Workers should face the same rules regardless of where they are from, the cabinet unanimously agrees.


US and Iranian leaders set for showdown at United Nations

The Times / Life 8 sources

President Trump and his Iranian counterpart will offer duelling addresses to the United Nations today after threats of new US sanctions and a claim from the Supreme Leader that American allies funded an attack on a Revolutionary Guard…


Iran nuclear deal: Plan put forward to dodge US sanctions

BBC / Middle East 13 sources

A new payment system is to be created as major powers try to keep doing business with Iran.


Cabinet backs skills-based immigration system with no preference for EU workers

ITV / News 16 sources

Yesterday’s Cabinet meeting also saw Theresa May tell ministers to hold their nerve as Brexit negotiations hit a difficult stage.


Kavanaugh denies assault in TV interview with wife

Sky News / World 85 sources

Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee has said there is no corroboration over claims he sexually assaulted a woman at a party during high school.



Brett Kavanaugh: Embattled Trump nominee 'not going anywhere'

BBC / News 36 sources

The Supreme Court pick says he is "not going to let false accusations" force his withdrawal.


Travel 'disruption' to flights, coaches and buses anticipated in event of no-deal Brexit

ITV / News 28 sources

The Government has published a total of 77 technical notices from aviation to motor insurance to taking your pet abroad.

Monday, Sep 24

Schoolgirl Natasha Ednan-Laperouse begged 'Daddy, help me' after allergic reaction on flight to Nice, inquest hears

ITV / News 17 sources

Father relives final moments with daughter as she collapsed on a BA Flight after eating Pret A Manger baguette.

McDonnell: new Brexit referendum should not include remain option

The Guardian 47 sources

Shadow chancellor says he would back second referendum but only if it is a ‘vote on the deal itself’

Rosenstein 'to offer resignation'

BBC.com 307 sources

Rod Rosenstein, the man overseeing the Trump-Russia probe, is en route to White House amid reports he will offer to quit.

Brett Kavanaugh, Trump's court nominee, faces new sex allegation

BBC / News 270 sources

A second woman has accused US Supreme Court candidate, Brett Kavanaugh, of misconduct.

Sunday, Sep 23

Brexit: Labour 'would back members' on new vote, says leadership

BBC 33 sources

Labour's leadership says it will respect the decision of members, even if they want a new referendum.

Labour Places Journalists In 'Dog Exercise Area' At Party Conference

Labour has placed the media attending its annual conference in Liverpool in the dog house - almost quite literally.

Pret a Manger and BA face questions over girl’s allergy death on plane

The Guardian 21 sources

Inquest into death of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse will focus on food packaging ‘loophole’ and cabin crew’s training

Saturday, Sep 22

Brett Kavanaugh: Judge accuser agrees to testify next week

BBC / News 200 sources

The woman accusing the Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault agrees to testify against him next week.

Brexit deal 'still possible' despite Chequers rejection

Sky News / US News 15 sources

EU leaders have insisted a Brexit deal remains possible despite flatly rejecting the Chequers proposal put forward by Theresa May during an acrimonious summit in Salzburg.

'Don't mistake British politeness for weakness', Jeremy Hunt tells EU

The Guardian 31 sources

The foreign secretary said EU leaders should not ‘insult the British people on social media’

Friday, Sep 21

Brexit: Chequers plan still 'credible', says minister

BBC 78 sources

Cabinet minister says 'tough words' are to be expected - as EU says Chequers 'won't work'.

EU brands PM 'uncompromising' over Brexit ultimatum

Sky News / US News 149 sources

Theresa May has demanded "respect" from the EU after the bloc's leaders rejected her Brexit strategy - prompting claims from Brussels she is being "uncompromising".

RBS group online and mobile banking services down

Sky News / Business 52 sources

RBS customers across the banking group's three outlets have been left locked out their accounts as they tried to access online banking or mobile apps.

Rod Rosenstein denies voicing plot to remove Trump

BBC / News 56 sources

But a source tells the BBC Mr Rosenstein was being sarcastic when he suggested wiretapping Mr Trump.

Thursday, Sep 20

EU official: Time running out on Brexit

CNN / World 67 sources

The European Union's top political representative issued a stark Brexit warning on Wednesday: Time is running out and there are still huge hurdles to conquer before a divorce agreement can be reached with the United Kingdom.

'No one took charge': rail industry and Whitehall rebuked for timetable chaos

Mistakes by Govia, Northern, Network Rail and DfT led to collapsed services and missed chances to avoid disruption

Sky bid tussle to be settled by auction

BBC / Business 72 sources

The broadcaster has been subject to rival bids from Rupert Murdoch's Fox and US giant Comcast.

EU tells Theresa May her Chequers plan 'will not work'

Sky News 78 sources

Theresa May is defiantly sticking by her Chequers strategy for Brexit, despite the EU insisting a key element of her plan "will not work" and issuing a four-week deadline to agree a deal.