December 2, 2019

Trump administration proposes slapping new tariffs on $2.4 billion worth of French goods to retaliate against big tech tax

The US proposed retaliatory tariffs against France on Monday for its new digital services tax. Critics said the tax has disproportionately hit technology companies based in the US. The US has separately prepared to broad...
December 2, 2019

Thanks to 2 rewards cards and the Southwest Companion Pass, I book almost all my family’s travel with points

I travel several many times a year for both work and pleasure, and thanks to some strategizing, I'm able to book many of my flights on points. Thanks to the Southwest Companion Pass, my husband and I can each bring a family m...
December 2, 2019

Man struck by car on Brighton seafront dies

The 20-year-old suffered serious head injuries when he and two others were hit by a car on Sunday.
December 2, 2019

British man keeps massive potato chip in display case

That’s a big chip.
December 2, 2019

Donald Trump touches down in UK ahead of Nato summit

The US president is expected to visit Buckingham Palace for a reception, before meeting world leaders.
December 2, 2019

Leaked documents reveal China’s brutal treatment of Muslims

Leaked documents paint a very different picture of the detention centers in Xinjiang which the Chinese government has long claimed are vocational training centers. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
December 2, 2019

Spotify’s Sleep Timer is coming to the iPhone today

Starting today, iOS users can fall asleep to their Spotify playlists without having their rest disturbed later. Spotify Sleep Timer -- which has been available on the Android version of the app since May -- lets you select a countdown timer be...
December 2, 2019

Lil Bub, the internet’s favorite smooshed-face cat, has died

If you needed any more evidence that we are in fact living in the worst possible timeline, here it is: Lil Bub, one of the world's favorite internet-famous cats, has died. Her human dad, Mike Bridavsky, shared the news on Monday.
December 2, 2019

Debden Park High School: Several hurt in crash outside school

The air ambulance says it helped treat "a number of patients" after the crash in Loughton.
December 2, 2019

Trump campaign says it will no longer credential Bloomberg News reporters

President Trump's 2020 campaign announced Monday that it will no longer credential Bloomberg News reporters for its events after the outlet said it would not conduct investigations into the Democratic presidential candidates, but would continue to prob...