Articles by Reese

It’s safe to say by this point that the launch of the Pay platforms, like Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and so on, haven’t exactly set the world alight. Usage numbers remain difficult to come by, always a telling sign, and while growth may be slow and steady, it’s not the…

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Image copyright Drew Angerer/Getty Image caption Nancy Pelosi leads Democrats in the House Democrats are slamming a Republican bid to dismantle financial rules put in place after the 2008 crisis as the “wrong choice” for the country. House Republicans approved a sweeping measure on Thursday that would ease rules on…

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Image copyright Shutterstock Chocolate maker Mars is recalling some bars of Galaxy, Maltesers Teasers and bags of Minstrels due to the “potential presence of salmonella”. Mars said the products, for sale in the UK and Ireland, should not be eaten. The recall began after tests showed salmonella may be in…

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Walk up to the cheese counter at DeLaurenti Food & Wine in Seattle and you’ll find offerings from the worldwide luminaries of cheese: l’Amuse from Holland, Guffanti from Italy, Neal’s Yard Dairy from the United Kingdom, and Hervé Mons from France, all there in cold cases, like jewels in a…

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Image copyright Getty Images Schools are being urged to review their planned trips in the wake of the recent terrorist attacks. Heads from the Association of School and College Leaders will issue new guidance in the next few days on how schools should approach planned trips. Its general secretary Geoff…

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Image caption One mother said her daughter was “panicking” when she saw the Maths question An exam board has apologised for “poorly wording” an A Level Psychology test question weeks after making an error in a GCSE paper. Students saw a question asking them to “calculate the mean percentage of…

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Image copyright DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS Politicians must act fast to reassure businesses in the wake of the election result, according to business leaders. The result is a “serious moment for the UK economy”, the CBI business lobby group said, and called for politicians to form a “functioning government”. British Chamber of…

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