A Strategic Mistake That Still Haunts JC Penney

Photographer: Saul Martinez/Bloomberg A strategic mistake made six years ago by celebrity CEO Ron Johnson continues to haunt popular retailer JC Penney, as evidenced...

Meet the Oscar-nominated sound editor who helped ‘Arrival’ sound like no...

Recordings of shifting rocks and ice helped make the sound of "Arrival's" egg-shaped heptapod spacecraft, seen here with Amy Adams as Louise Banks. (Jan...

Bowing out in style? Versace show rumoured to be Donatella’s last

Versace has been at the centre of the fashion rumour mill in recent weeks. Whispers suggest Riccardo Tisci, who left Givenchy this month, is...

No Richard Spencer, Depeche Mode are not ‘the official band of...

The neo-Nazi Richard Spencer is mostly famous for being punched in the face live on TV, but he bought himself to a whole new...

British Airways owner IAG’s profits take off despite £390m hit from...

British Airways owner IAG’s profits soared 31 per cent after strong performances from its three legacy airlines British Airways, Iberia and Aer Lingus –...

How ignoring a ‘scam’ penalty notice cost us £300 in fees

We have had to pay a bailiffs’ fee of nearly £300 because Lambeth council has pursued us for a parking fine, even though we...

Coalition: U.S. Troops Fighting in Mosul Offensive ‘Come Under Fire’

AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images U.S service members participating in the ongoing offensive to recapture the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State “have come...

In Eastern Virginia, Mixed Feelings on Trump’s Trans Restroom Guidance

Gloucester County High School in eastern Virginia is the school at the center of a debate over transgender restrooms pending before the U.S. Supreme...

Social Security Administration Paid $1 Billion in Benefits to Those Without...

AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File The Social Security Administration paid $1 billion in benefits to those who did not have a Social Security number (SSN),...

The human brain makes fructose, researchers discover – here’s why that...

Fructose factory. Jezper/Shutterstock.com Researchers at Yale University have discovered that the brain is capable of making fructose – a simple sugar, usually found...

Tottenham v Gent: Europa League last 32 – live!

Tottenham Hotspur: Lloris, Walker, Dier, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Davies, Wanyama, Dembele, Eriksen, Dele, Kane. Subs: Vorm, Wimmer, Trippier, Winks, Sissoko, Son, Janssen. Gent: Kalinic,...

Adopted Romanian orphans ‘still suffering in adulthood’

Adi (left) spent two and a half years in a Romanian orphanage Many young children adopted from Romanian orphanages by UK families in the...

What you need to know about flying with your dog

(iStock) Air travel for dogs has long been a hotly debated topic among pet owners. While some swear they would never ship their beloved...

Senate may force Trump to turn over tax returns

FILE: Sen. Susan Collins said on Wednesday she’s open to using a subpoena to investigate Trump’s tax returns for potential connections to Russia. (AP)...

Exclusive – Meet Deputy Chief of Staff Katie Walsh: The Woman...

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Deputy White House chief of staff Katie Walsh rocketed to the top and is now — at just 32 years old...

Rihanna Is Getting Harvard University’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year Award!!

Robyn Rihanna Fenty, the queen of my heart and maybe yours will grace Hahvahd Yahd(sorry) with her presence next week because she has been...

Prisons shakeup to give governors more control over rehabilitation

Prison governors are to be held to account for getting offenders off drugs, into jobs and learning English and maths under new powers to...

‘You can’t even walk anywhere without fearing you may get caught’:...

People hang a banner in support of immigrants on a parking structure across the street from the Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX. (Genaro...

Women are making trade unions relevant again

The wage freeze we are living through is the longest since Victorian times. The public sector pay cap means that many employees entered 2017...

Duterte allies seek to block testimony of Philippine ‘death squad’ ringleader

Arturo Lascanas, a retired Davao policeman, speaks during a news conference at the Senate headquarters in metro Manila, Philippines February 20, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco...