The transport secretary has said drivers considering buying diesel cars should take a "long, hard think". Chris Grayling made the remarks to the Daily Mail, which said the government was considering a scrappage scheme for older diesel cars.
A warning has been issued over a new phone call scam which is set to sweep the UK. Police say people should remain vigilant when answering the phone to a number they don't recognise.
Warren Buffett applauds at a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Omaha, Nebraska. Photograph: Andrew Harnik/AP.
The new 12-sided �1 coin arrives in March, and you will only have six months to offload the old ones. It's also just 10 weeks until paper �5 notes are history.
Across the UK, the average house price has risen by 32%, while city earnings have only climbed 7%. Photograph: High Level/REX/Shutterstock.