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The dark world of online disinformation
A look into the myriad fake user accounts and bots spreading disinformation online
Update: Trump hits China with tariffs
President Trump has announced new tariffs on Chinese goods
G7 summit exposes differences between Europe and the US
The summit has been overshadowed by global trade tensions.
Politicians Tussle Over Amazon Fire Relief
World leaders have been clashing over forest fires in the Amazon
Update: Johnson & Johnson fined $572m in landmark opiod ruling
The case involving the US drugs giant in Oklahoma could set precedents across the US
Why Johnson & Johnson were fined for being a public nuisance
How lawyers are using unusual tactics on big pharma for the opioid epidemic
Cigarette makers to merge in $200 billion deal
Philip Morris, which makes Marlboro, will merge with another cigarette maker, Altria.
Queen Approves Suspension of UK Parliament
The British Prime Minister suspends government to focus on Brexit
Will AI take your job?
Artificial Intelligence is ever-present in our lives, but is it a benefit or a threat?
Update: US GDP up by 2% in Q2
GDP in the April-June quarter was boosted by consumer spending.
India's roads feel the slowdown
A car industry supplier provides a personal perspective on India’s economic slowdown
Update: US investors 'wait and see' ahead of long weekend
Investors are heading to the sidelines ahead of the Labor Day holiday on Monday.
US hits China with new tariffs
Rising tariffs mean prices are going up for American consumers.
Casualties of the US-China trade war
As the trade war between the US and China expands, we meet some of those impacted by it.
Update: Fox gets into gambling
Rupert Murdoch’s Fox Corporation has launched Fox Bet in the US.
The challenge of living carbon free
We ask what steps people can take to move towards a carbon free lifestyle.
Update: WalMart to stop selling guns
The US's largest retailer has announced it will stop selling guns and some ammunition
The future of Lego
We take an in-depth look at how toymaker Lego is adapting to survive in a digital world.
Update: No snap election to be called over Brexit
UK Parliament votes on a series of key points on Brexit
Friends at 25
As US TV series Friends celebrates its 25th anniversary we examine the show's legacy.
Update: Facebook expands dating service
Many wonder why Facebook didn't expand its dating service earlier
Robert Mugabe's economic legacy
After the death of Zimbabwe's former leader Robert Mugabe, we examine his economic legacy.
Update: Facebook and Google Investigated
Facebook and Google investigated for stifling competition
Leo Varadkar to meet Boris Johnson
Ireland's Prime Minister Leo Varadkar to meet Boris Johnson
British Airways pilots begin strike over pay
British Airways pilots begin a two-day strike over pay and working conditions.
Update: Tech leads stock market gains
Peter Jankowskis from Oakbrook Investments tells us the day's market movers and losers
The biometric future of shopping
As retailers encourage us to use biometric data for shopping, what is the likely impact?
Update: Apple's new phones fails to excite investors
Apple unveils its yearly batch of new products which barely moved its share price
Germany's economic health
With signs Germany may be entering recession, we look at how it might get back on track.
The future of diamonds
We examine the impact of synthetic diamonds on the market for traditional gems.
Update: Businesses call for gun law changes
Bosses of 145 businesses have called on US authorities to control gun sales
Indigenous communities talk climate change
Leaders from indigenous communities around the world converge to discuss climate change
Update: Felicity Huffman sentenced over college admissions scandal
Felicity Huffman has been handed jail time over a college admissions scandal
Oil price spike after Saudi oil attack
Oil prices have spiked after drone attacks in Saudi Arabia
Saudi oil output halved after attacks
Oil prices experienced a record rise after attacks on a Saudi oil facility
Update: General Motors workers go on strike
All members of the United Autoworkers union at GM have gone on strike
Would you rent your clothes?
We ask whether clothing rental could help tackle the environmental impact of fashion.
Update: Trump to block California emissions plan
Mr Trump is set to block a plan allowing the state to set its own vehicle emission rules.
We ask whether clothing rental could help tackle the environmental impact of fashion
Iran Denies Involvement in Saudi Oil Strikes
The US TV network CBS says there is evidence that Iran was behind Saturday's attacks.
The surprising lessons lurking under the lid