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Netflix Unveils New ‘Stranger Things’ Trailer at Comic-Con

Netflix Unveils New ‘Stranger Things’ Trailer at Comic-Con

The cast and creators of “Stranger Things” arrived in Hall H, the biggest Comic-Con venue of all, on Saturday, and cracked up the assembled crowd for most of the hourlong panel. They also unveiled a new trailer.

Executive producers Shawn …

by July 23, 2017 0 comments Finance
ALEX BRUMMER: 21st Century Fox disappointed Secretary of State is minded to send Sky deal to Competition & Markets Authority

ALEX BRUMMER: 21st Century Fox disappointed Secretary of State is minded to send Sky deal to Competition & Markets Authority

At 21st Century Fox they’re getting more than a little irritated with the Government’s attitude towards its £11.7bn bid for Sky.

Earlier this week City lawyers Allen & Overy invited Secretary of State Karen Bradley to ‘dismiss flagrant political attempts’ …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments Finance
This poll should be a warning sign for Democrats

This poll should be a warning sign for Democrats

This donkey trying to get out of a hole is a metaphor for today’s Democratic Party. Like the Democrats, the donkey doesn’t quite look enthusiastic enough. (Basel Landschaft/Keystone Police via AP)

History suggests the 2018 election will almost surely be …

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Finance
Wildfire near Yosemite forces thousands to flee homes

Wildfire near Yosemite forces thousands to flee homes

A firefighter sprays water as the Detwiler fire rages near Mariposa, California, on Tuesday.

(CNN)Kim Strauss didn’t see the wildfire consume his California residence, but he says he’d be surprised if the home was still there.

Strauss is one of …

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Finance
Is entering competitions leaving you vulnerable to fraud? Promise of prizes lures Britons into handing over personal details

Is entering competitions leaving you vulnerable to fraud? Promise of prizes lures Britons into handing over personal details

The prize loving public are putting themselves at risk by handing over key personal information to enter competitions, according to new research.

Many enter draws to win holidays, gadgets and other eye-catching prizes without checking the competition is legitimate, Nationwide …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
‘Buyers will struggle to pay much more’: House price rises will be limited as costs bite, warns Rightmove

‘Buyers will struggle to pay much more’: House price rises will be limited as costs bite, warns Rightmove

House price rises over the next few years will be muted as ‘buyers will struggle to pay much more’, property website Rightmove warned today.

Asking prices of newly-listed homes for sale flat-lined in the month to mid-July, the property website …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
The Latest: Erdogan returns to Turkey’s capital for ceremony

The Latest: Erdogan returns to Turkey’s capital for ceremony

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, waves following a ceremony to commemorate the one year anniversary of the July 15, 2016 failed coup attempt, in Istanbul, Saturday, July 15, 2017. Turkey commemorates the first anniversary of the July 15 failed military …

by July 16, 2017 0 comments Finance
SHARE PUNT OF THE WEEK: Brick maker Michelmersh could reap the rewards of sterling’s plunge

SHARE PUNT OF THE WEEK: Brick maker Michelmersh could reap the rewards of sterling’s plunge

Who are they? Established in 1997, AIM-listed Michelmersh Brick Holdings makes top-quality bricks used in buildings such as London’s St Pancras International station, the Holiday Inn in Manchester, and high-value homes around the country.

What’s the latest? The firm has …

by July 8, 2017 0 comments Finance
Illinois lawmakers override vetoes to enact first budget in two years

Illinois lawmakers override vetoes to enact first budget in two years

FILE PHOTO: Bruce Rauner speaks to the media in Washington December 5, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing/File Photo

Illinois ended its historic budget drought on Thursday after the House of Representatives enacted the state’s first complete spending plan since 2015 by overriding …

by July 7, 2017 0 comments Finance
At CNN town hall, McCain and Graham give their view of Trump’s presidency so far

At CNN town hall, McCain and Graham give their view of Trump’s presidency so far

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Washington (CNN)John McCain and Lindsey Graham sought Wednesday to balance their roles as Republican foreign policy hawks and the conscience of defense-focused conservatives with embracing areas where they agree with President …

by July 4, 2017 0 comments Finance