The ‘Swiss cheese model’ explains how the US government shutdown is making air travel more dangerous by the day
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The ‘Swiss cheese model’ explains how the US government shutdown is making air travel more dangerous by the day

The US government shutdown has quickly affected air travel. Getty Images The government shutdown has sidelined flight-safety inspectors with the Federal Aviation Administration. One of those inspectors told…

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Marcelo Bielsa presents detailed tactical analysis after admitting Leeds have spied on every opponent
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Marcelo Bielsa presents detailed tactical analysis after admitting Leeds have spied on every opponent

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted he has sent staff to spy on all of their Championship opponents this season in an eccentric press breifing which included a projector presentation of his…

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How long would it take to organise a new Brexit referendum?
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How long would it take to organise a new Brexit referendum?

One of the practical obstacles faced by the campaign for a second referendum on leaving the EU is the view that it cannot be held before the planned…

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China’s biggest fall in exports in two years is bad news for all of us – and this is why
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China’s biggest fall in exports in two years is bad news for all of us – and this is why

The place to watch if you want to know what is going on with the world economy is not so much America, but China. We are not used…

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Transfer news – LIVE: Latest rumours, gossip and done deals from Arsenal, Man Utd, Liverpool, Chelsea, Spurs and more
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Transfer news – LIVE: Latest rumours, gossip and done deals from Arsenal, Man Utd, Liverpool, Chelsea, Spurs and more

The Premier League's January transfer window is upon us with Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham all set to be busy. Chelsea have made the biggest splash with the signing of Borussia…

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Trump’s State of the Union address ‘is off’ after Pelosi’s letter, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer says
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Trump’s State of the Union address ‘is off’ after Pelosi’s letter, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer says

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Wednesday said President Donald Trump's State of the Union address "is off." This came after a letter from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi…

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Wall Street expects Netflix to dominate the streaming war in 2019 even after its biggest price hike
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Wall Street expects Netflix to dominate the streaming war in 2019 even after its biggest price hike

Wall Street expects Netflix to succeed in a crowded streaming market in 2019, even as more competitors, like Disney and AT&T, enter the field. Netflix increased prices this…

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Sears, once the largest retailer in the world, has narrowly avoided liquidation. Here’s how its downfall played out.
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Sears, once the largest retailer in the world, has narrowly avoided liquidation. Here’s how its downfall played out.

Sears used to be the biggest retailer in the world. Chairman Eddie Lampert has won a bankruptcy auction to keep it alive.

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Mary Queen of Scots review: A disservice to Elizabeth I and Mary
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Mary Queen of Scots review: A disservice to Elizabeth I and Mary

Dir: Josie Rourke; Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie, Jack Lowden, Joe Alwyn, and David Tennant. Cert: 15, 124 mins History has not been kind to Mary, Queen of…

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The warnings are getting more and more stark —Trump’s government shutdown is getting catastrophic for the economy
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The warnings are getting more and more stark —Trump’s government shutdown is getting catastrophic for the economy

The US government shutdown is now the longest in the country's history and has shown no signs of abating.JP Morgan's CEO Jamie Dimon previously suggested US growth could…

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