A cross-party Congressional budget committee convened after an October government shutdown has reached an agreement to fund federal services.
Fears that payday lenders are grooming children accelerated yesterday after new figures revealed that the number of loan advertisements seen by Britain's kids has soared by almost 20,000 per cent in just four years.
An activist investor with a stake in FirstGroup has called on the bus and rail operator to boost shareholder value by more than 50pc through a split from its US businesses.
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Tesco Bank has started a recruiting drive ahead of the launch next year of its first range of current accounts that will see Britain's biggest retailer go head to head with high street banks.