Fines that will pretty much wipe out a year's profits. A grovelling public apology from the chief executive. Immeasurable damage to the reputation of what is one of Britain's most prestigious companies.
The number of Americans who smoke cigarettes is at an all-time low. According to the most recent US government statistics, just 15 per cent of US adults smoked in 2015, compared to 21 per cent a decade earlier.
Petrol prices and air fares are rising, helping to drive up the UK inflation rate. Photograph: Bruno Vincent/Getty Images. Katie Allen.
The greenback is the only major currency whose current strength has coincided with rallies in its domestic equity market, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc., underscoring the risk for stocks if the U.S.
A taxidermist who sold pickled lizards and monkey heads on eBay has been jailed. Daniel Stocks, 42, was discovered when customs intercepted a preserved veiled chameleon from the US.