The US department of justice has accused Barclays of jeopardising the financial position of millions of American homeowners over a decade-old mortgage bond mis-selling scandal.
Leonard Cohen died in his sleep after a fall at his home in Los Angeles, his manager has said.
It is a remarkable testament to the scope of popular music that Leonard Cohen could ever have been filed under the headings of rock or pop.
Samsung and US safety officials announced a recall on Friday of nearly 3m washing machines after reports that the appliances – just like the company’s Note 7 smartphones – are exploding and injuring people.
As captain and one of the best players in what is generally acknowledged to be the greatest international side of all time – Brazil’s World Cup-winning team of 1970 – Carlos Alberto, who has died aged 72, could scarcely have had better footballing credentials.
A landmark trade deal between the EU and Canada is in jeopardy after being rejected by a Belgian regional parliament, raising questions about other agreements such as a future arrangement between the UK and the EU.