Saturday, July 29, 2017

The ten car makes that suffer most parts failures revealed: Alfa Romeos need most...

Alfa Romeos, Porsches and Land Rovers are more likely to suffer from failing parts than any other car make, with more than a third of their owners claiming on warranty policies...

Maryam Mirzakhani, only woman to take math’s highest award, dies at 40

Maryam Mirzakhani was the first woman to win mathematics' highest honor, the Fields Medal. (CNN)Maryam Mirzakhani, a Stanford University professor who became the only woman to receive the highest honor in...

‘Marples’ Mini Must Go!’: Unique Mini hatchback owned by former Transport Minister will be...

An extremely rare Mini Cooper S owned by the much-derided former Tory MP Ernest Marples will be sold at auction later this month for up to £80,000. In his time as...

How to profit from the e-cigarette boom: Sales of vaping products expected to exceed...

With increasing numbers of smokers turning to vaping in recent years, investment experts believe that the burgeoning e-cigarette industry is far from smoke and mirrors. This month marks the ten-year anniversary...

Honda unveils new Accord as midsize cars fall out of favor

The latest version of Honda's venerable Accord midsize car is lower, wider, lighter and sleeker than its predecessor, and the company says it's faster and handles better. But no matter how...

Crisis-hit builder Carillion hires HSBC as trouble-shooter after nearly £600m is wiped off its...

Crisis-hit construction giant Carillion has brought in HSBC as an adviser as it scrambles to recover after almost £600million was wiped off its stock market value this week. The move has...

CBO projects 1.9% economic growth under Trump’s plan

The U.S. economic plan by President Trump, shown in Paris on Thursday, would reportedly cut government spending by $4.2 trillion over 10 years compared with existing law. (Julien De Rosa/European Pressphoto...

Kevin Durant did not appear to enjoy being ribbed by Peyton Manning at the...

Not everyone was amused. (Chris Pizzello/Invision/Associated Press) Wednesday brought us the 25th ESPY awards (I know, I can’t believe it, either), and host Peyton Manning didn’t go 25 seconds into the...

A woman’s tweet about taking a mental health day went viral. Here’s why it...

(Photo: Marjan_Apostolovic, Getty Images/iStockphoto) The Internet is fixated on a boss’s reply to an employee who took time off for her mental health, and the viral response reveals much of what...

Helen Bailey murder: Police to probe sudden death of killer’s first wife

Electra Brown writer Helen Bailey (Hertfordshire Police/PA) Detectives are to investigate the sudden death of Ian Stewart's first wife after he was convicted of murdering his fiancee, children's author Helen Bailey....