Facebook, worth £445bn, fined £500,000 for data breach

Facebook is to be hit with the maximum £500,000 ($663,000) fine over data protection breaches related to the Cambridge Analytica scandal. ...

Everyday items could be hit as US plans $200bn of fresh tariffs on Chinese...

The Trump administration is threatening to impose fresh tariffs on another $200bn (£150bn) of Chinese goods - with Beijing branding the plans as "totally unacceptable". ...

Wetherspoons boss Tim Martin attacks PM’s Brexit plan

Tim Martin, founder and chairman of pub chain JD Wetherspoon, has attacked Theresa May's plans for leaving the European Union. ...

Calls grow for independent internet regulation in UK

Amid data protection breaches, automation fears and social media harassment, calls are growing in Westminster for new independent internet regulations. ...

Theresa May hopes for trade boost from Donald Trump visit

The UK will remain the strongest of US allies after Brexit, Theresa May has pledged as she prepares to host Donald Trump on his controversial visit to the UK. ...

New Brexit secretary Dominic Raab faces baptism of fire

New Brexit secretary Dominic Raab faces a baptism of fire as he presents a government blueprint on Theresa May's Chequers deal to MPs in the Commons. ...

Ryanair cancels 30 flights as pilots strike

Low-cost airline Ryanair has cancelled 30 flights on Thursday after talks with pilots ended without an agreement. Scheduled...

DFS Furniture says UK’s heatwave is behind falling earnings

DFS Furniture has warned that the UK's heatwave has hit its bottom line, with full-year earnings for 2018 expected to be lower than 2017. ...

Papa John’s founder John Schnatter resigns as chairman after using N-word

The founder of Papa John's Pizza has resigned as the company's chairman after using the N-word on a conference call. ...

21st Century Fox bid for Sky gets government approval

The culture secretary has approved the proposed takeover of Sky by 21st Century Fox - as a bidding war with rival Comcast intensifies. ...

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