Sports Direct profits dive by nearly 60% – BBC News

Sports Direct profits dive by nearly 60% – BBC News
A recent survey of workers in Shirebrook, to which 3,300 people responded, had showed that an "overwhelming majority" of people in the warehouse "currently feel they are treated with respect", he added.Staff had elected the company's first UK workers' representative and Mr Hellawell said he had "no doubt" their "contribution will prove invaluable to the board as the Sports Direct family continues to move forward together".'Selfridges of Sport'Sports Direct, which has been without a chief financial officer since last

News Daily: Dementia prevention and Brexit update – BBC News

News Daily: Dementia prevention and Brexit update – BBC News
Hello. Here's your morning briefing: Brexit progress reportBrexit Secretary David Davis and EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier will give an update later on how talks in Brussels are going. Officials have been discussing citizens' rights, the Irish border and how much the UK will have to pay to leave the EU. "The Brexit negotiations appear to have been surprisingly leak-proof considering the sheer scale of the operation," says the BBC's Europe correspondent Kevin Connolly. Large rise in reported sexual

6 Wild Claims Trump Made In His Bizarre New York Times Interview

6 Wild Claims Trump Made In His Bizarre New York Times Interview
You can read the Times full story hereand excerpts from their interview here Jeff Sessions takes the job, gets into the job, recuses himself. I then have which, frankly, I think is very unfair to the president. How do you take a job and then recuse yourself? If he would have recused himself before the job, I would have said, Thanks, Jeff, but I cant, you know, Im not going to take you. Its extremely unfair, and thats a

Why Hillary Clinton Is Really Unpopular Again

Why Hillary Clinton Is Really Unpopular  Again
Hillary Clinton is even less popular now than when she was running for president. Just 39 percent of Americans view Clinton favorably, according to a conducted last week and released on Monday. A year ago, when Clinton was the presumptive Democratic nominee, her favorability was at 43 percent. The former secretary of state is viewed slightly than President Donald Trump, who has for a president this early in his administration. That puts Clinton at odds with every losing presidential

Mitch McConnell ‘master tactician’ label damaged after Senate health care fight

Mitch McConnell ‘master tactician’ label damaged after Senate health care fight
(CNN)The looming defeat of the Senate health care bill marks a dramatic low point in the otherwise lofty political career of Mitch McConnell, the chamber's majority leader who is often described as a disciplined "master tactician" of the Senate accustomed to methodically building legislative victories for Republicans. "This has been a very, very challenging experience for all of us," McConnell replied. "A lot of people have been involved in the discussion and very passionate discussions. But everybody's given it

Cop who shot Minneapolis woman was precinct’s first Somali officer

Cop who shot Minneapolis woman was precinct’s first Somali officer
(CNN)Mohamed Noor, the on-duty Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an Australian-born woman on Saturday night, had been with the force for two years and was his precinct's first Somali-American officer. Here's what we know so far about Noor, and about what happened that night.Mayor: I wish officer would speakWho is police officer who fired shot?What we know and don't know Woman killed was to marry next monthInvestigators say Harrity was driving and Noor was in the passenger seat

In pictures: 24 hours in England – BBC News

In pictures: 24 hours in England – BBC News
Every day, some 55 million people go about their lives across England. This is a snapshot of a nation across 24 hours.Photographs will be added through the day, telling the everyday stories of the people who make up the nation. Liam Reid's family has been selling fruit and vegetables on Leicester Market since World War One. The 32-year-old gets up every morning at 5am and works six days a week. "There is a buzz ," he says.

Very simple and healthy dinner recipes ideas for full family

Very simple and healthy dinner recipes ideas for full family
Very simple and healthy dinner recipes ideas for full family Today I decided to show you guys simple and healthy dinner recipes ideas! I am obsessed with a handful of recipes and I hope you like them too! Give this video a thumbs up if you want more food videos!=) #easy dinner recipes for family #easy dinner ideas for two #easy dinner recipes indian #easy dinner recipes for kids #easy recipes for kids #easy indian recipes #dinner ideas for

News Daily: Trump-Putin meeting and BBC stars’ salaries – BBC News

News Daily: Trump-Putin meeting and BBC stars’ salaries – BBC News
Hello. Here's your morning briefing: Get news from the BBC in your inbox, each weekday morning Woman's shooting in US: Australian PM demands answersAustralia's prime minister has called on US authorities to explain how a woman, originally from Sydney, was shot to death by a policeman after calling to report a possible crime. Justine Damond, 40, died in the city of Minneapolis, reportedly while dressed in her pyjamas. "It is a shocking killing," said Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, "and

Kenny Rogers And Dolly Parton Team Up For One Final Show

Kenny Rogers And Dolly Parton Team Up For One Final Show
Rogers, 78, who is on the final stage of his world farewell tour, said on Tuesday he will be joined by Little Big Town, Alison Krauss, the Flaming Lips and other guests for the Oct. 25 celebration. Country music stars Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton will stand on a stage one last time this fall. Of course, the night would not be the same without Dolly Parton being part of it, he added. Performing with Kenny for the last

Senate Hearing Highlights Saudi Arabia’s Responsibility For Suffering In Yemen

Senate Hearing Highlights Saudi Arabia’s Responsibility For Suffering In Yemen
WASHINGTON Experts on humanitarian issues, including top U.S. officials, used a Senate hearing Tuesday to highlight how U.S. partner Saudi Arabia has exacerbated global hunger with its American-backed military campaign in neighbor state Yemen, where the United Nations 17 million people lack access to sufficient food and a child under 5 years old dies every 10 minutes of preventable causes. The Saudi-led coalition, which began fighting pro-Iran rebels in Yemen in March 2015, drew particular criticism for preventing the

Trumps Selling A Russia Story, But Americans Arent Buying It

Trumps Selling A Russia Story, But Americans Arent Buying It
Thats the fundamental problem a beleaguered communications team faces as it tries to respond to claims that Donald Trumps campaign colluded with Russia to help win the presidency last year, with the public appearing to settle into the view that White House statements simply cannot always be taken as fact. An email released last week showing that Donald Trump Jr.not only knew the Russian government was helping his father but also that Trumps eldest son actively encouraged it came

Mike Pence’s two misleading Medicaid claims

Mike Pence’s two misleading Medicaid claims
Washington (CNN)Vice President Mike Pence was sent to the National Governors Association's meeting in Rhode Island on Friday to convince skeptical Republican governors to back the Senate GOP's health care bill. In both cases, Pence omitted critical context. Experts from the Kaiser Family Foundation say that waiting lists for these services are longer in states that have not expanded Medicaid under Obamacare than they are in states that have expanded.Kasich didn't attend the meeting. But back in Ohio, his

Trump Jr. attorney offers details about 8th person at meeting

Trump Jr. attorney offers details about 8th person at meeting
(CNN)Donald Trump Jr.'s attorney, Alan Futerfas, has told CNN he has spoken by phone to the eighth person in the room during the meeting at Trump Tower in June 2016.The meeting, which took place in Trump Tower in New York City, involved Donald Trump Jr., Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner, then-campaign manager Paul Manafort, Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya, publicist Rob Goldstone, Russian-American lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin and at least two other people, sources familiar with the meeting have told CNN. He

Theresa May tells Conservatives to end ‘backbiting’ – BBC News

Theresa May tells Conservatives to end ‘backbiting’ – BBC News
The choice, she said, is "me or Jeremy Corbyn... and nobody wants that".Go away over the summer for a "proper break", she told MPs, and "come back ready for serious business".Plea for unityThe prime minister is expected to remind her cabinet of their responsibilities and the need to keep their meetings private, after what appears to be a breakdown in discipline at the very top of the party.The plea to her party for unity comes just over a month