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How the humble brick built the world 17 May 5:15pm How the humble brick built the world
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Why bricks are still a vital building technology.
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The firms turning their workers into owners 17 May 5:13pm The firms turning their workers into owners
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Aficionados of employee-owned companies say it makes perfect business sense.
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US lifts steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada 17 May 4:40pm Updated US lifts steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada
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Mexico is also expected to see levies lifted, paving the way for a new North American trade agreement.
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Pound slides to four-month low after Brexit talks end 17 May 1:58pm Updated Pound slides to four-month low after Brexit talks end
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Investors are pricing in a higher chance of the UK leaving the EU without a deal, say analysts.
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HP buys US supercomputer maker Cray Inc 17 May 1:17pm HP buys US supercomputer maker Cray Inc
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The firms hope to capture more of the market for data generated by areas such as artificial intelligence.
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Trump delays tariffs on car imports 17 May 10:45am Updated Trump delays tariffs on car imports
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The decision is delayed to allow more time for trade talks with the European Union and Japan.
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‘Booth babes’ cause controversy at business show 17 May 9:38am ‘Booth babes’ cause controversy at business show
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Visitors express surprise and dismay that an exhibitor used "booth babes" to attract attention to its stand.
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EasyJet chief defends Champions League final flight costs 17 May 9:12am Updated EasyJet chief defends Champions League final flight costs
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The airline's boss says "enormous" demand has pushed prices up: "That is how the system works."
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Amazon invests in Deliveroo food courier 17 May 4:57am Updated Amazon invests in Deliveroo food courier
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Deliveroo says it is looking forward to working with "customer obsessed" Amazon.
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Boeing completes 737 Max software upgrade 17 May 3:32am Updated Boeing completes 737 Max software upgrade
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The firm will seek certification from the US regulator which grounded the jet after two crashes.
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British Steel in talks with government to avert collapse 17 May 2:12am British Steel in talks with government to avert collapse
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The firm has borrowed money from its backers as it seeks a "permanent solution" to its financial woes.
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Facebook bans 16 May 10:48pm Facebook bans "inauthentic" accounts targeting Africa
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Facebook blocked an Israeli firm it said was behind fake accounts mostly targeting elections in Africa.
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LGBT harassment at work widespread, TUC survey suggests 16 May 7:15pm LGBT harassment at work widespread, TUC survey suggests
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Employers should be responsible from protecting staff from harassment, says the TUC.
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How Monopoly became a million dollar idea 16 May 7:13pm How Monopoly became a million dollar idea
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The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how Monopoly became a million dollar idea
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The doctor who invented 18 medical devices 16 May 7:10pm The doctor who invented 18 medical devices
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Professionals are finding holes in the system and turning into entrepreneurs to fill gaps in the market.
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Bus services should be designed for young people, says watchdog 16 May 7:00pm Bus services should be designed for young people, says watchdog
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Transport Focus says tickets need to be easier to buy and recommends firms install onboard wi-fi.
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