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The chief executive of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, Torsten Muller-Otvos, wants "clarity and security" from the UK government in its Brexit negotiations.
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Renewable energy will continue to grow in the US despite the antipathy of the incoming Trump administration.
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Britain has not made any decision over the European single market after Brexit, says Chancellor Philip Hammond.
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Tesco says 1,000 people are to be made redundant as part of a shake-up of its distribution network.
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In love, we fall. We're struck, we're crushed, we swoon. We burn with passion. Love makes us crazy and makes us sick. Our hearts ache, and then they break. Talking about love in this way fundamentally shapes how we experience it, says writer Mandy Len Catron. In this talk for anyone who's ever felt crazy in love, Catron proposes a new metaphor for love that may help us find more joy -- and less suffering -- in it.
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Scientists say mothers hold babies on the left to help in bonding - and this is not unique to humans.
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Google's Waymo is to launch the first public road tests of its self-driving minivans later this month.
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About 16,000 workers at UK nuclear sites are to be balloted on strike action in a dispute over pensions.
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A comment on a US TV news show activates Amazon Echo gadgets in viewers' homes.
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The pound hits a two-month low after Theresa May signals the UK will pursue a so-called "hard Brexit".
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Luton was the UK's property hotspot in 2016, according to the Halifax.
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The UK government is no longer the biggest stakeholder in Lloyds Banking Group, after it cut its stake to less than 6%.
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The UK benchmark share index opens higher, putting it on track for another record closing high.
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East Timor axes a maritime border treaty with Australia to renegotiate access to lucrative oil reserves.
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Thousands of Volkswagen owners in the UK are seeking compensation from the carmaker following the emissions rigging scandal.
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UK bookmaker William Hill says profits will be at the low end of forecasts after a run of "customer friendly" football and horseracing results.
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Jaguar Land Rover and Rolls-Royce report strong rises in sales as the luxury market recovers.
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McDonald's agrees to sell 80% of its China and Hong Kong business, as it focuses more on franchises.
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Senior Samsung execs are questioned over the corruption scandal around the country's impeached president.
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Australian mining companies see their shares falling after the government predicts a dramatic fall in iron ore prices.
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Boxing clever
09 Jan 2017 0:26:28
By slashing international transportation costs, the shipping container stimulated a global trade boom.
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Muesli queen
09 Jan 2017 0:26:12
How not wanting to lose her job started an Australian teenager on the path to creating a breakfast cereal empire.
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Earthworms help South Africa's farmers - Nicholas Ing tells the BBC about his agribusiness.
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Mike Coupe, the head of the Sainsbury's supermarket chain, shares the business advice he wishes he had been given when he started out.
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Tech's bad bromance
09 Jan 2017 0:18:10
Can a new system of artificial intelligence mean more women are recruited into IT?
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