Saturday, February 24, 2018

Business

Business

Cruise ship on which big brawl broke out docks in Melbourne

It’s believed days of fighting preceded the scuffle and led to 23 members of a family being forced off Carnival Cruise Line Australia president Sture Myrmell and general manager Jennifer Vandekreek speak to...

'Parents killed it': why Facebook is losing its teenage users

This year more than 3 million under-25s in the UK and US are expected to leave the site About 44% of Snapchat’s users are aged 18 to 24, compared with 20% of Facebook’s. Photograph: Alamy...

Horror of Florida shooting unfolds in text exchange between sisters

A bullet had just pierced the wall of her classroom at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Gunshots -- a lot of them -- had exploded. Someone in her class was...

Let’s move to Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Imagine living life in tweed slacks and Boden quilted bodywarmers Chipping Campden: several cases of vintage claret in the cellar? Photograph: Getty Images What’s going for it? A confession: sometimes I pretend to read the...

Mueller's indictment of 13 Russians strikes at the heart of the meddling matter

Trump-Russia investigation Special counsel buries Trump’s obfuscations over Russian meddling, but has not yet produced compelling evidence of collusion After the indictment was released, Trump tweeted: ‘The Trump campaign did nothing wrong – no...

Russian oligarchs fight mine battle in London court

Roman Abramovich and Oleg Deripaska embroiled in row over control of Russia’s biggest mining company Oleg Deripaska left, and Roman Abramovich at a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, in 2006. Photograph: Bloomberg/via...

UN chief calls for culture change after Oxfam allegations

In an exclusive interview with CNN, Guterres said that the allegations that have engulfed the British charity Oxfam served as a reminder of the "serious problem that is everywhere."Guterres, whose own organization has...

Balfour Beatty to help build new LA airport transport system

UK construction firm has 30% stake in joint venture that won $1.95bn contract A Balfour Beatty worker. Photograph: Newscast/PA Balfour Beatty is part of a joint venture that has won a $1.95bn (£1.38bn) contract relating to...

Turkey sentences journalists to life in jail over coup attempt

Sentencing over alleged role in failed putsch condemned as showing disregard for rule of law Ahmet Altan, left, and his brother Mehmet Altan were among those sentenced. More than 70 journalists remain behind bars. Photograph:...

EDF UK profits hit by fall in sterling and nuclear prices

Pound’s decline against euro costs French firm €608m as home energy usage also drops EDF Energy is a French state-owned company. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo French state-owned energy firm EDF reported falling profits, including a downturn...

Editor's Choice

Stevens, Collier help No. 1 UConn beat Tulane 91-47

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Azura Stevens scored 23 points, Napheesa Collier scored 22 and No. 1 UConn won its 50th straight road game,...