Matt Lauer’s firing becomes the latest in a ‘reckoning’ for powerful men in media

After 20 years as a host on NBC’s flagship Today show, Matt Lauer has become the latest leading television personality claimed by the...

Robots could force 800 million people out of a job, finds study

As many as 800 million people could be forced out of employment by 2030 due to the rise of robots in...

Brexit: EU’s top negotiator says Britain failed to stand with European allies when it...

Britain failed to stand “shoulder to shoulder” with European allies reeling from a wave of terror attacks when it voted to...

Bitcoin – live updates: Bubble fears increase as the cryptocurrency’s value continues to soar

Bitcoin has smashed through barriers in rapid succession as its stratospheric rise continues. On Wednesday it went past $11,000, having surpassed...

American Airlines risks 15,000 flights after it accidentally gives pilots too much Christmas holiday

A second giant airline appears to have messed up its pilots’ work schedules, and to be at risk of cancelling thousands...

Undoing Beeching: six suitable candidates for restored rail links

For the past half-century in villages, towns and cities the length and breadth of Britain, Dr Richard Beeching has been blamed...