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Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors after cabinet vote

Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors after cabinet vote

Finance July 25, 2017 at 2:49 am 0 comments

Israeli security forces started removing the metal detectors overnight

Israel is removing metal detectors from a holy site in Jerusalem and will use less obtrusive surveillance instead.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s security cabinet voted for the move early on Tuesday.…

Chuck Schumer just threw Hillary Clinton under the bus

Chuck Schumer just threw Hillary Clinton under the bus

Finance July 24, 2017 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

Rep. Jeffries: Americans deserve a better deal 02:18

(CNN)In the 2016 campaign, there was no one more loyal to Hillary Clinton than her one-time Senate colleague Chuck Schumer. He defended his fellow New Yorker and the race she ran at …

Seven ways to tell if your job interview went well…. and an employment offer on its way

Seven ways to tell if your job interview went well…. and an employment offer on its way

Finance July 20, 2017 at 5:19 pm 0 comments

You step out of the job interview, take a deep breath and relax on your journey home after what can be a hugely stressful experience – especially if you really, really want the role.

But then the worry quickly beds …

Pension annuity betrayal that left disabled widow Dawn a prisoner in her own home

Pension annuity betrayal that left disabled widow Dawn a prisoner in her own home

Finance July 19, 2017 at 11:09 am 0 comments

Three years ago, Dawn Smith fell down the stairs at home and was left disabled. Due to osteoporosis, the 73-year-old widow shattered bones in her feet, ankles and legs, and spent six months in a wheelchair.

She now walks with …

Dishwasher made partner at one of the world’s top restaurants

Dishwasher made partner at one of the world’s top restaurants

Finance July 4, 2017 at 8:10 pm 0 comments

Why Donald Trump keeps this immigrant awake at night

One of the world’s top restaurants is making its long-time dishwasher a partner in the business.

Ali Sonko, an immigrant from the Gambia, will become a partner in Noma when the …

Worthless insurance policies you should never take out: From handbags to boilers – our guide will help you avoid rip-off cover as premiums rocket

Worthless insurance policies you should never take out: From handbags to boilers – our guide will help you avoid rip-off cover as premiums rocket

Finance July 2, 2017 at 2:06 pm 0 comments

Your insurance bills are about to rocket. In three months’ time, the cost of new home, car and medical policies will rise in a £4 billion tax grab by the Chancellor.

Under plans announced in November by Philip Hammond, insurance …

Houston drivers are commuting to Austin rather than work for Uber

Houston drivers are commuting to Austin rather than work for Uber

Finance July 2, 2017 at 4:41 am 0 comments

Uber and Lyft exit Austin

Some Houston drivers are enduring marathon commutes rather than work for Uber.

Their commutes to Austin are two or three hours each way. They go days without seeing their children. But these drivers describe the …

Dividend disaster for one million family firms and freelancers: Workers face paying up to £1,100 more in tax because of way they take their income

Dividend disaster for one million family firms and freelancers: Workers face paying up to £1,100 more in tax because of way they take their income

Finance July 2, 2017 at 1:52 am 0 comments

Under plans announced by Philip Hammond yesterday, the dividend allowance will fall to £2,000 in April 2018 over concerns that it is being exploited by some workers

More than a million family-owned businesses and freelance workers will lose out because …

The weird rules in the fine print of sports

The weird rules in the fine print of sports

Finance July 1, 2017 at 1:49 am 0 comments

5 stunning stats about the NBA

NBA players fly first class, but they can be bumped if a coach wants the seat. In the NHL, players need special permission to have a drink on the plane. If you’re overweight in

HAMISH MCRAE: Apple’s iPhone story not only about money, it is about changing society, the way a single product has transformed our lives

HAMISH MCRAE: Apple’s iPhone story not only about money, it is about changing society, the way a single product has transformed our lives

Finance June 30, 2017 at 7:49 am 0 comments

Ten years ago Americans got their paws on the first iPhone – and the world changed. It has certainly changed Apple, propelling it to become the world’s most valuable company, with 70 per cent of its revenues from this single …