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Twitter removes controversial Hong Kong accounts
Twitter blocks some users which it finds suspect amidst Hong Kong protests
Is Facebook biased?
A report accuses the company of having an anti-conservative bias.
How to predict a recession?
A look at the key indicators that have some economists worried
Amazon rainforest is burning
Record number of fires are caused by deforestation.
Trump announces new tariffs on China
The US has hit back at China in their escalating trade war
Johnson & Johnson fined for role in opioid crisis
A US judge has ordered the drug maker to pay $572m for fuelling the crisis in Oklahoma.
Cigarette makers in talks to merge in $200 billion deal
Philip Morris, which makes Marlboro, in talks with another cigarette maker, Altria.
Has the US opioid crisis reached a turning point?
Drug makers Johnson & Johnson and Purdue Pharma have been involved with legal resolutions
Trade war casts shadow on US growth
Increased consumer spending was behind the rise, which was in line with expectations
Hong Kong authorities threaten 5 years in jail for protestors
Authorities in the city have banned protests this weekend.
Hurricane Dorian could hit the US
Hurricane Dorian continues to batter the Bahamas and could hit the US
Boris Johnson defeated in Brexit battle
Members of Parliament take over control of Brexit from the Prime Minister
UK parliament rejects call for general election
There will be no snap general election in the UK over Brexit
Hurricane devastation in Bahamas continues
Bahamas Ministry of Tourism explains the extent of the damage
Facebook and Google Investigated
The United States is launching investigations in to two of the web's giants
US e-cigarette giant warned over adverts
We ask how safe the e-cigarette is compared with traditional tobacco
Apple shows off new iPhones
Apple announces more products, as well as details of its rival to Netflix
President Trump delays Chinese tariff hikes
Donald Trump says he will delay tariffs on £250bn worth of Chinese imports
Businesses call for tighter gun control
Businesses write to US authorities to tighten up gun control
Felicity Huffman sentenced over college admissions scandal
Felicity Huffman has been handed jail time over a college admissions scandal
Nato concerned about rising Middle East tensions
The head of Nato says he's extremely worried could escalate
Iran Denies Involvement in Saudi Oil Strikes
The US TV network CBS says there is evidence that Iran was behind Saturday's attacks.
US Fed cuts interest rates again
The US central banks lowered rates for only the second time since 2008
Global climate change strikes get underway
About 4,000 strikes are being held around the world, starting in Australia.
Tensions increase over Saudi oil attack
The race is on to restore Saudi’s oil facilities to full capacity
Countries present their progress on climate change pledges
The UN climate summit wraps up in New York
Democrats launch formal Trump impeachment inquiry
US Democrats have opened a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump
CEO of vape giant Juul steps down
The chief executive of vaping firm Juul has stepped down
Democrats push ahead with Trump impeachment inquiry
White House 'tried to cover up details of Trump-Ukraine call' according a whistleblower
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo subpoenaed
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo subpoenaed over Ukraine.
Communist China at 70
China is celebrating 70 years since the People's Republic was established, in 1949.
China celebrations take a dark turn
A day of grief in Hong Kong as a protester is hit by a live bullet
US to impose new tariffs on European Union goods
The World Trade Organisation rules in favour of the US
Apple's immigrant workers 'crucial', says boss
Tech giant Apple voices support for child immigrants
Prince Harry sues UK tabloids in phone-hacking claim
The prince has begun legal action against the owners of the Sun and the Daily Mirror.
General Motors strike hits US economy
A strike by 50,000 workers at General Motors is now in its third week
IMF and World Bank warn of deteriorating global outlook
Today the World Bank published its World 2020 Development Report
Trump threatens to "wipe out" Turkish economy
How vulnerable is the Turkish economy to an economic assault?
Thirteenth round of US-China trade talks under way
China and the US resumed trade talks in Washington against heightened diplomatic tension
US postpones next tariff hike after China trade talks
The US has agreed to suspend its next tariff hike on Chinese imports
Japan counts costs of deadly floods
With 40 deaths and 110,000 rescuers mobilised, Japan is reeling from Typhoon Hagibis
Is a Brexit breakthrough imminent?
EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier said details must be agreed by the end of Tuesday.
Could the UK be getting close to a Brexit deal?
Could the UK be getting close to a Brexit deal and what compromises will be made?
The UK and EU reach new deal on Brexit
Prime Minister Boris Johnson now has to get the draft agreement through Parliament.
Protests erupt over the jailing of Spanish separatists
Fresh clashes between riot police and protesters have broken out in Barcelona
Curfew in Chile amid violent riots
Protests continue in Chile despite the government ordering another overnight curfew
Brexit bill 'in limbo' as MPs reject timetable
MPs backed the Withdrawal Agreement Bill - but minutes later voted against the timetable.
Facebook's Zuckerberg grilled over Libra currency plan
He's tried to reassure sceptical US lawmakers over the safety of proposed currency.
Raging wildfires in California
Nearly 180,000 people are without power and hundreds have been evacuated.
Why does Facebook want its own news service?
Facebook has revealed a news tab that it says will help promote journalism
Virgin Galactic rockets on New York Stock Exchange
The company offering tourist flights to space rose as much as 10% on its debut
Boeing CEO appears before the US Senate
Boeing chief executive Dennis Muilenburg is quizzed by the Senate Commerce Committee
California wildfires threaten Reagan library
A new blaze near Los Angeles is getting closer to the library in Simi Valley
Trump impeachment inquiry enters a new public phase
The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution to proceed with the inquiry
TikTok owner scrutinised over Musical.ly deal
TikTok's Chinese owner is reportedly undergoing a national security investigation
Uber's losses top $1bn
We find out why investors are falling out of love with the tech company
Nobel Prize winner talks trade and inequality
The latest Nobel prize winner for economics talks about her new book.
Softbank's first quarterly loss in 14 years
The boss of Softbank has admitted poor judgement in relation to its investment in WeWork
Good news for Disney
Disney posts strong financial results ahead of the Frozen II premiere
Brazil's former President, Lula, released from jail
Brazil's former President, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, has been freed from jail.
Chinese firm plans British Steel rescue
Chinese firm Jingye promises to rescue British Steel which employs 4,000 people
Is the force with Disney's streaming service?
The entertainment giant launches into the crowded world of online video services
Trump impeachment inquiry grips America
Wednesday's hearings were broadcast live and uninterrupted by the major TV news networks
BRICS countries hold annual summit in Brazil
The countries represent 40% of the world's population and a third of global output
Apple bans vaping apps
From today the Apple app store will no longer include vaping apps
Hong Kong Polytechnic University Standoff
Dozens of protestors have left the Polytechnic after more violent clashes with police.
Juul faces mounting state lawsuits in US
At least five lawsuits filed against e-cigarette maker for allegedly targeting minors
Are US markets worried about impeachment?
US Federal Reserve sees tentative signs that trade tensions with China have eased.
OneCoin lawyer found guilty in 'crypto-queen scam'
Mark Scott found guilty for his role in OneCoin, co-founded by Dr Ruja Ignatova
Huawei says latest US ban based on 'innuendo'
US telecommunications regulators have declared Huawei and ZTE national security threats.
Germany's economic future
We take stock of the German economy on the day Angela Merkel marks 14 years as Chancellor
We take stock of the German economy on the day Angela Merkel marks 14 years as Chancellor.
Why Americans are loving trade unions again
US public support for trade unions is at its highest for years
What's the best way to get people to give to charity?