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Maria Menounos Diagnosed With Brain Tumor as Mom Fights Brain Cancer

Maria Menounos Diagnosed With Brain Tumor as Mom Fights Brain Cancer

Maria Menounos attends the Los Angeles Premiere of The Promise at TCL Chinese Theatre on April 12, 2017.

is on the mend after undergoing surgery to remove a golf-ball-size meningioma brain tumor last month. Her mom, Litsa Menounos, is …

by July 3, 2017 0 comments Finance
European firms slam Beijing’s ‘Made in China’ plan

European firms slam Beijing’s ‘Made in China’ plan

China lowers expectations

European businesses have slammed China’s plans to boost its high-tech manufacturing industries, accusing Beijing of pursuing protectionist policies.

The European Union Chamber of Commerce in Beijing published a lengthy report on Tuesday, criticizing the China Manufacturing 2025 …

by July 2, 2017 0 comments Finance
Britain’s most popular homes for sale: From a mansion with a bowling alley, to a luxury £4m house in footballer territory

Britain’s most popular homes for sale: From a mansion with a bowling alley, to a luxury £4m house in footballer territory

Britain’s house-hunters crave space and luxury, the most popular properties for sale suggest.

All of the 10 most viewed homes on property website Zoopla last month are detached homes with at least five bedrooms.

These hottest properties for window shopping, …

by July 2, 2017 0 comments Finance
Private rents set to rise by 20% in five years: Poorer households being pushed out of the market, warn experts

Private rents set to rise by 20% in five years: Poorer households being pushed out of the market, warn experts

People on low incomes and housing benefits are being pushed out of the UK’s private rental market as rents soar, experts warned today.

Over the next five years, rents are expected to increase by around 20 per cent, a survey …

by July 2, 2017 0 comments Finance
Ethics office rebukes White House over Kellyanne Conway’s Ivanka Trump plug

Ethics office rebukes White House over Kellyanne Conway’s Ivanka Trump plug

White House plugs Ivanka Trump’s brand

The Office of Government Ethics isn’t happy with the White House’s decision not to punish top aide Kellyanne Conway for plugging Ivanka Trump’s products in a TV interview.

OGE Director Walter Shaub told the …

by July 1, 2017 0 comments Finance
Jimmy Choo co-founder: ‘Society is better off when women earn equal’

Jimmy Choo co-founder: ‘Society is better off when women earn equal’

Jimmy Choo Co-Founder: Equal pay makes society better

Her shoes have dressed royal families, been worn on red carpets by A-list celebrities and have earned cameos on hit TV shows like "Sex and the City," but today Jimmy Choo co-founder

by June 30, 2017 0 comments Finance
Will a corporate tax cut benefit the middle class?

Will a corporate tax cut benefit the middle class?

Mnuchin outlines ‘massive’ tax cut for businesses

Cutting corporate taxes will be good for the middle class. That’s a promise Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has made in his pitch for business tax reform.

"By making the business tax code more …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
Tuesday briefing: Ed Sheeran must be stopped – plus, make like Theresa and leave

Tuesday briefing: Ed Sheeran must be stopped – plus, make like Theresa and leave

Top story: PM has finger on Article 50 trigger

Hello, it’s Warren Murray taking you beyond the headlines this morning.

Theresa May has won the battle in parliament over setting Britain on the road to Brexit – but her triumph …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
CITY DIARY: New London skyscraper offers bankers a chance to unwind with vast glass climbing wall

CITY DIARY: New London skyscraper offers bankers a chance to unwind with vast glass climbing wall

A 62-storey skyscraper under development on Bishopsgate in London will have a vast glass climbing wall

A 62-storey skyscraper under development on Bishopsgate, just across the road from the Walkie Talkie, will offer occupants an unusual perk. The ambitious 125-metre …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
IMF says 1 staffer injured in explosion at its Paris offices

IMF says 1 staffer injured in explosion at its Paris offices

One injured in explosion at IMF offices in Paris

One employee of the International Monetary Fund has been injured in an explosion at the group’s offices in Paris.

"I have been in touch with the office, and my compassion goes …

by June 26, 2017 0 comments Finance