Government automatically enrols firms in case of no-deal Brexit

Image copyright Gareth Fuller/ PA Image caption An estimated 240,000 UK businesses trade with the EU The government has said it will start automatically enrolling UK firms in a customs system as it speeds up its preparations for a no-deal Brexit. The move will enable UK firms to continue to trade with EU member states…

Bitcoin Defends Price Support, But Bear Case Still Intact

View Bitcoin’s repeated defense of the 100-day moving average signals seller exhaustion, but a break above $10,445 – the high of Thursday’s hammer candle – is needed to confirm a bull revival. A high-volume move above $10,445 would open the doors to re-test of $11,120. BTC may have a tough time scaling $10,445, as the…

ASAP Rocky case: Rapper found guilty of assault

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWho is ASAP Rocky and why is he on Trump’s radar? US rapper ASAP Rocky, real name Rakim Mayers, has been found guilty of assault during a Stockholm fight and given a suspended sentence. The 30-year-old has also been ordered to pay damages to the victim. ASAP…

Mexico police suspend six officers over rape case investigations

Image copyright EPA Image caption A protester holds a banner saying “they don’t look after me, they rape me” Six police officers in Mexico City have been suspended as part of investigations into the alleged rape of two teenage girls earlier this month. Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum announced the decision a day after some 300 people…

ASAP Rocky: A complete timeline of rapper’s assault case

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWho is ASAP Rocky and why is he on Trump’s radar? The summer of 2019 won’t be one that brings back the best memories for ASAP Rocky. The rapper spent most of July behind bars in Sweden after a violent incident on the streets of Stockholm between…

Capita in U-turn over claimant death case

Image copyright Family handout Image caption Victoria Smith died last July, before a tribunal overturned the decision to stop her benefits A benefit assessment company that threatened legal action to reverse “reputational damage” after a claimant died has dropped its case. Victoria Smith died months after her personal independence payments were stopped following a Capita…

Pastner, couple agree to drop lawsuits in ’16 case

Georgia Tech basketball coach Josh Pastner has reached an agreement to dismiss a defamation case against a former friend, whose girlfriend accused Pastner of sexually assaulting her in a hotel room in February 2016. In January 2018, Pastner filed a civil suit against Ron Bell and his girlfriend, Jennifer Pendley, in Superior Court in Pima…

Bitcoin Plummets To $11,600 As Bull Case Weakens; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets incurred a significant influx of buying pressure earlier this morning that ultimately resulted in yet another swift rejection that sent the markets reeling lower. This rejection and the subsequent drop have weakened the bullish scenario that many analysts believed BTC was facing, and some analysts are now noting that…

Bilbao gang rape case: Police search for suspects

Image copyright EPA Spanish police are investigating after an 18-year-old woman reported that she was gang raped by a group of men in a park in Bilbao on 1 August. Six men were arrested following the incident, but four were released after a judge said the woman had not provided a clear description of them….

Mathieu extortion case charge dropped

Prosecutors on Thursday agreed to drop an extortion charge against a family member of Tyrann Mathieu, who had sought $5 million from the Kansas City Chiefs safety in an extortion attempt, as part of a plea deal, NOLA.com reported. The charge was dropped against Geourvon Keinell Sears, 21, after he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor…