Inflation - as measured by the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) - has hit 3%, the highest level since April 2012. This will have an impact on everybody from pensioners to workers, and those running businesses too.
Merlin Entertainments, owner of Legoland and Madame Tussauds, downgraded its full-year profit expectations on Tuesday, sending its shares tumbling, after warning that “difficult” summer trading in the aftermath of UK terror attacks would persist.
Shoppers watched in disbelief as a Marks & Spencer security guard appeared to body slam a Big Issue vendor after he refused to return to the store for questioning.
An Airbus A320 and a Bombardier C-Series plane after the announcement of the deal. Photograph: P Pigeyre/Airbus/EPA. Bombardier. Bombardier raises hopes Airbus deal could save 1,000 jobs in Belfast.
Forbes has released its 36th annual list of the top 400 richest people in the United States. Fourteen Illinois residents are on the list.