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Emily Blunt and Olivia Colman among Golden Globe nominees

Emily Blunt and Olivia Colman among Golden Globe nomineesBritish actors and actresses have delivered a strong showing in the Golden Globe nominees list, which was announced earlier.

European nation to make all public transport free in world first

European nation to make all public transport free in world firstLuxembourg is set to become the first country in the world to make all of its public transport free of charge.

‘Clinging on’: Race to save stranded British yachtswoman

‘Clinging on’: Race to save stranded British yachtswomanBritish yachtswoman Susie Goodall must wait until Friday to be rescued after her boat was “destroyed” while she competed in a 30,000-mile round-the-world race.

Shares down as Huawei arrest sparks new trade war concerns

Shares down as Huawei arrest sparks new trade war concernsFinancial markets are enduring further turmoil after the arrest of a Chinese Huawei executive on behalf of the US exacerbated fears over the countries’ trade war.

Humans making heatwaves 30 times more likely

Humans making heatwaves 30 times more likelyHeatwaves like the one experienced in the UK this Summer are now 30 times more likely than under natural conditions because of climate change, according to the Met Office.

Huawei CFO facing extradition after arrest in Canada

Huawei CFO facing extradition after arrest in CanadaThe global chief financial officer of Chinese phone firm Huawei is facing extradition to the US after being arrested in Canada.

Search under way after US warplanes crash off Japan

Search under way after US warplanes crash off JapanFive US servicemen are missing after two American warplanes collided in midair and crashed into the Pacific Ocean.

Why Burger King is sending customers to McDonald’s

Why Burger King is sending customers to McDonald’sBurger King is cooking up fresh beef with fast food rival McDonald’s in a creative way to make customers download its app.

USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy amid dozens of sexual abuse lawsuits

USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy amid dozens of sexual abuse lawsuitsThe governing body for gymnastics in the US has filed for bankruptcy as it attempts to reach settlements in the dozens of sexual abuse lawsuits it faces.

France abandons petrol price hikes in response to violent protests

France abandons petrol price hikes in response to violent protestsFrance has scrapped plans for all petrol price hikes in 2019 following weeks of violent protests.