US markets have nudged down into the red following the opening bell in New York but American equities are avoiding much of today's sell-off.
Further rail strikes have been set for next month to coincide with schools going back in the row over driver-only-operated trains.
Wind turbines in Scotland. The privatisation of the GIB leaves the UK without a key vehicle for supporting green projects. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo.
Its pleasures range from a visit to the stately Arundel Castle to flight delays at Gatwick airport. Yet it seems West Sussex offers retirees the best possible lifestyle.
The deal to make Heineken the third largest pub operator in the UK has been given the go-ahead by the competition authority. 13:22, UK, Friday 18 August 2017.