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Board members retained their seats but are struggling to contain fallout from the scandal.
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Coca Cola to cut 1,200 jobs
25 Apr 2017 8:29:31
Sales of fizzy drinks at Coca Cola are falling as consumers turn away from sugary pop.
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The US defence giant has been targeted by US President Donald Trump for the cost of one of its fighter jet programs.
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The largest family tree of dog ever assembled shows how dogs evolved into more than 150 modern breeds.
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We give scientists and engineers great technical training, but we're not as good at teaching ethical decision-making or building character. Take, for example, the environmental crisis that recently unfolded in Flint, Michigan -- and the professionals there who did nothing to fix it. Siddhartha Roy helped prove that Flint's water was contaminated, and he tells a story of science in service to the public good, calling on the next generation of scientists and engineers to dedicate their work to protecting people and the planet.
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Staying in the EU's customs union should be "on the table" in Brexit negotiations, Labour says.
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Scientists were able to keep premature lambs alive for a month using an artificial "plastic bag" womb.
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The fast food chain's boss hails its "sense of urgency" as first-quarter profits beat expectations.
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Confectionery giant will move production of the Blue Riband wafer biscuit to Poland.
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Yahoo's chief executive will be paid $184m from the sale of the company to Verizon.
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Scientists publish a new atlas of the poles, detailing the sometimes strange shapes on the ocean floor.
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France's richest man makes £10bn move to combine Christian Dior fashion house with luxury firm LVMH.
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Sudan is a the northern white rhino, and the last chance for the survival of his species.
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The owner of the coffee chain and Premier Inn hotels predicts a "tougher consumer environment" this year.
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Government borrowing fell to £52bn in the year to the end of March, according to official data.
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An investor group says it is "time for change", but the toymaker's directors fight back.
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Carpetright says profits will be at the low end of forecasts amid "tougher trading conditions".
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Are flying cars the future?
25 Apr 2017 7:01:28
A first glimpse of the flying car backed by Google co-founder
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Fossils found in rock from beneath the sea may be the oldest known fungi by one to two billion years.
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The boss of British Gas owner Centrica hits back as the Tories propose a cap on energy bills.
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The party says it would prioritise jobs and workers' rights, and guarantee the status of EU citizens.
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A start-up company is persuading local councils in the UK to turn local plastic waste into roads.
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Lunch-hour hacks
25 Apr 2017 0:00:52
Rushed off your feet? Not enough hours in the day? Here are some apps to help you take control.
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More than half of small firms employing workers from the EU worry that Brexit will hurt recruitment, report claims.
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Academic staff from EU countries should be urgently guaranteed a right to stay, say MPs.
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