Share prices in British betting shops rose on Monday after the Gambling Commission recommended setting the maximum stake for fixed odds betting terminals at £30, a higher cap than campaigners had sought.
Just one local authority in England and Wales is home to properties cost less than £100,000 on average, according to new analysis which highlights the stark polarisation in the UK housing market.
A senior North Korea official has flown to Finland for talks with former US and South Korean officials, in the latest round of a flurry of diplomatic encounters ahead of a proposed summit between Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump.
An explosion in Austin on Sunday wounded two men, thought to be in their 20s, authorities said, as Federal Bureau of Investigation agents rushed to the scene in the Texas capital, where earlier this month three parcel bombs killed two people.
Republican senators warned President Donald Trump on Sunday not to fire Robert Mueller, the special counsel, and said the president must let federal investigators looking into Russian meddling in the US election do their jobs.
Martina Navratilova, the tennis player and broadcaster, has accused the BBC of running a “good old boy’s network” which saw her John McEnroe paid at least ten times the amount she receives for Wimbledon.
US President Donald Trump intensified his attack on the FBI on Sunday calling for notes of conversations with him, written by former director James Comey and his recently fired deputy Andrew McCabe, to be dubbed "fake memos".
Rolls-Royce, the engineering giant, is joining the race to build the next generation of energy storage “batteries” using the same material originally designed for hard-wearing contact lenses.
Network Rail is on the cusp of securing the future of up to 500 workers on the remaining Carillion contracts that were left up in the air after the outsourcer’s dramatic collapse earlier this year.
Israel's military carried out an air raid overnight against an underground Hamas facility in the Gaza Strip and destroyed a separate tunnel under construction that could be used for attacks, it said Sunday.