‘Money mules’: Rising numbers are in middle age

Image copyright Getty Images Middle-aged people are increasingly being lured into becoming “money mules” and their bank accounts used to launder proceeds of crime, a report suggests. More than 40,000

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Harvard rescinds admission for Parkland student ‘over racist slurs’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kyle Kashuv has become a gun rights activist since the attack on his Florida high school A teenager who survived a gun massacre at

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Data surveillance powers unlawfully wide, court told

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Communications services can be told to collect metadata Powers used by the security services to “Hoover up” communications data from most people in the

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Sotheby’s bought by French billionaire for $3.7bn

Image copyright Reuters Sotheby’s is being bought by telecoms billionaire Patrick Drahi in a deal valuing the auction house at $3.7bn. The company, which has been on the New York

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Six gems from Trump’s ABC interview

Image copyright EPA From expelling an aide for coughing to insisting he is treated worse than assassinated US Civil War leader Abraham Lincoln to the possible existence of UFOs, President

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Samsung TVs should be regularly virus-checked, the company says

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Samsung issued the safety advice to owners of its QLED-branded TVs Samsung has advised owners of its latest TVs to run regular virus scans.

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Jet Airways lenders plan insolvency proceedings

Image copyright Reuters Lenders to Jet Airways have said they plan to bring insolvency proceedings against the struggling carrier. The move follows a failed attempt to find a suitable buyer

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At least 30 killed in Nigeria suicide bombings

At least 30 people have been killed in a suicide attack in north-eastern Nigeria, officials say. Another 40 have been injured, according to the State Emergency Management Agency. The bombers

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Huawei founder says firm to cut output amid US curbs

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Ren Zhengfei said Huawei would “regain vitality” in 2021 Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei has said the Chinese telecoms giant will slash production by $30bn

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Hong Kong protest: Joshua Wong calls for HK leader Carrie Lam to resign

Image copyright EPA Image caption Joshua Wong’s release is expected to further rally protesters Hong Kong’s most prominent student activist Joshua Wong has called for the resignation of leader Carrie

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