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US approves UK-grown marijuana-based epilepsy drug

The US drug regulator has approved the first cannabis-based epilepsy treatment for children as young as two. Nasdaq-listed GW Pharmaceuticals, which grows its own marijuana...

MPs back third runway at Heathrow Airport

MPs have overwhelmingly backed the government's £14bn proposal to expand Heathrow Airport with a third runway. In a vote late on Monday, the House of...

Minister rebukes Brexiteer colleagues over Airbus attacks

A Cabinet minister has issued a stern rebuke to his colleagues by reminding them businesses are "entitled to be listened to with respect" over...

BMW threat to UK plants if Brexit hits supply chain

BMW's customs manager has warned the company "cannot" manufacture its products in the UK if Brexit means its supply chain is disrupted. Stephan Freismuth spoke...

Bank Brexit warning is nothing of the sort

There are two ways to look at the warning from the European Banking Authority that some financial institutions are unprepared for a hard Brexit...

Clarks boss quits after conduct investigation

The chief executive of shoe manufacturer Clarks has resigned after an inquiry into complaints surrounding his conduct. The retailer said Mike Shearwood had faced claims...

Countrywide sinks 25% after profit warning

Shares in Countrywide dropped more than 25% after Britain's biggest estate agent issued a profit warning . The company, which owns Hamptons and Bridgford estate...

Banks 'not prepared' for no-deal Brexit

Banks' preparations for Brexit without a ratified withdrawal agreement are inadequate, the European Banking Authority (EBA) says. The EU's top banking regulator warned banks which...

Single Londoners need 17 years to save home deposit

The average single first-time buyer needs to save for 17 years to raise a 15% deposit for their first home in London, according to...

Uber's bid to overturn London licence ban

Uber is starting its appeal to overturn a decision stripping it of its licence in London after being ruled unfit to run a taxi...

MPs set for crunch Heathrow vote without Boris Johnson

MPs will decide later whether to expand Heathrow airport in a crunch vote which looks set to expose divisions in both Labour and Tory...

Goldsmiths owner hires banks for London float

The British-based retail group behind jewellers Goldsmiths and Watches of Switzerland has picked two banks to spearhead a stock market listing. Sky News has learnt...

Hunt attacks businesses over Brexit 'threats'

Jeremy Hunt has accused companies of being "completely inappropriate" for going public with fears about the progress of Brexit. The health secretary said interventions from...

First state-run East Coast line train arrives on time

The first service operated by the new state-run franchise that runs trains on the East Coast Main Line has arrived on time. The 7.54 London...

Adult skills giant Learndirect in rescue deal

A little-known education entrepreneur has swooped to seal an audacious takeover of Learndirect, Brit?ain's biggest provider of apprenticeships and adult training services. Sky News can...

Trump threatens 20% tariff on all European cars

Donald Trump has threatened a 20% tariff on all European cars if the EU does not remove trade barriers introduced on Friday. His threat -...