As with his art, Prince’s presence within the music industry was a mix of solid genius and commendable folly.
New details emerged on Friday of how a medical emergency on board Prince’s private jet led to an unscheduled landing just a few days before his death.
Technology giants including Facebook and Google face the prospect of their prestigious Silicon Valley headquarters becoming swamped by water as rising sea levels threaten to submerge much of the property development boom gripping San Francisco and the Bay Area.
PayPal will host a panel on gender equality next Wednesday to discuss “gender equality and inclusion in the workplace”. The panel will be all male.
There are more timely polls of California’s Republican presidential primary, and certainly surveys that are more statistically representative.
The Magpies may need a new manager if Rafa Benitez leaves at the end of the season.
The Portuguese has signed an extension with the Championship side.
Leicester City host Swansea City this weekend.
A US official handed out a pass marked “White House Press Pool”. A US official guided the press into the Locarno Room. A 7ft 6in lantern-jawed CIA operative with thin, ice-blue eyes hovered by the lecterns. There is some corner of the Foreign Office that is, if not forever, at least temporarily, American.
Hedge funds and private equity firms took the least amount of office space in central London since the start of 2012 in the first quarter, according to broker Cushman & Wakefield, as sputtering global growth and increased regulation deterred startups.
Fresh doubt has been cast on the ability of George Osborne to sell off the state’s remaining stake in Royal Bank of Scotland at a profit following remarks by the outgoing head of the Treasury.
Deutsche Bank has reached a settlement in a lawsuit over allegations it manipulated silver futures prices, lawyers for traders said in a court filing.