Gurrumul obituary

The soulful, high tenor voice of the singer and guitarist Gurrumul, who has died aged 46, brought him international celebrity, even though he mostly...

3 Winners and 4 Losers for Dividend Stock Investors

Getty Images Most analysts agree that 2017 will likely be a positive year for stocks. But, when taking a deeper look, a market rally...

Trump White House Tests a Nation’s Capacity for Outrage

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. — Remember that time President George W. Bush told his attorney general to investigate Al Gore for his “crimes”? Or President...

EverlyWell rolls out three new DNA-based products for food sensitivity, metabolism...

There’s a lot going on in commercial DNA testing these days beyond what eye color you have or where your mitochondria comes from, and...

Nexar releases 55K street pics from 80 countries to spur autonomous...

Nexar has released a dataset that it says is the world’s largest photo set featuring geographically diverse images for automotive tech development, for an...

Jared Kushner, Poland, ‘Game of Thrones’: Your Monday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: • “I did not collude,”...

‘Ongoing incident’: security specialists called to English jail

Specially-trained prison security teams have been drafted in to deal with an “ongoing incident” at a jail. So-called Tornado squads, equipped to deal with...

Pokemon Go Fest hits problems as players can’t get game to...

Pokemon Go Fest landed in Grant Park Saturday, drawing as many as 20,000 people to play the augmented-reality cellphone game. (Robert Holly / Blue...

Trump Says He Has ‘Complete Power’ to Pardon

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Saturday asserted the “complete power to pardon” relatives, aides and possibly even himself in response to investigations into Russia’s...

Polish Parliament Approves Law Curtailing Courts’ Independence

WARSAW — Brushing aside warnings from the European Union and ignoring tens of thousands of protesters in the streets, Poland’s Parliament gave final approval...

‘Women are equal to everything’: Lady Hale lives up to her...

Brenda Hale’s elevation to president of the supreme court represents a resounding victory in the long campaign for gender equality among the senior judiciary....

Lloyds compensates only five victims of HBOS fraud scandal

Lloyds Banking Group has paid compensation to only five of the 67 victims of the HBOS Reading fraud scandal almost a month after its...

O.J. Simpson triumphant, others devastated as he gets parole

LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) Barring any last-minute snafus, O.J. Simpson will walk out of prison a free man in about three months, having persuaded a...

50 Myths About the Human Body That Could Seriously Damage Your...

Myth: If you're not having chest pain, it's not a heart attack I'm friday/Shutterstock Although chest pain and pressure like there's an elephant sitting...

Family of Australian woman fatally shot by Minneapolis police want changes

Photo gallery: Justine Damond shooting The family of an Australian woman shot dead by a Minneapolis police officer wants changes in police protocols, including...

DAILY BRIEFING: Volkswagen delivers 5.2m vehicles in first half of the...

Cleaning up: Volkswagen delivered 5.2m vehicles in the first half of the year DRIVING DEMAND Car maker Volkswagen delivered 5.2million vehicles in the first...

Donald Trump Jr and Paul Manafort to testify before Congress about...

Donald Trump Jr along with former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort will testify publicly before Congress on 26 July. In a hearing entitled Oversight...

The BBC’s gender pay gap should galvanise all working women

The BBC’s gender pay gap is not so much a single chasm as a series of geological faultlines. The most egregious discrepancy is that...

Republican Party, Vladimir Putin, ‘Dunkirk’: Your Wednesday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: • “Let Obamacare fail,” Trump...

Palestinian worshippers hurt in clash with Israeli police in Jerusalem

Palestinian men take part in evening prayers inside Jerusalem's Old City next to the Lion's Gate July 18, 2017. REUTERS/Ammar Awad JERUSALEM (Reuters) -...