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Brexit may send EU 'down the drain' - German vice chancellor
Germany's vice-chancellor Sigmar Gabriel says the EU could go "down the drain" if Brexit is handled badly and that the UK cannot keep the "nice things" without any responsibility.

Last BHS stores close for final time after 88 years
The last BHS stores close their doors for the final time, ending an 88-year presence on the High Street.

Uber suspends services in Abu Dhabi
Taxi-hailing service Uber and rival Careem suspend their services in the capital of the United Arab Emirates, as drivers are reportedly arrested.

Sir Richard Branson 'should lose knighthood' - John McDonnell
British tycoon Sir Richard Branson is a "tax exile" and should be stripped of his knighthood, shadow chancellor John McDonnell suggests.

Nuisance calls: Which? says company bosses should be liable
The bosses of firms that make nuisance calls should be held personally responsible, the consumer group Which? says.

Hinkley Point: EDF boss Vincent de Rivaz urges go-ahead
The energy company hoping to build a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset pleads with the government to give it the go-ahead.

Ben & Jerry's recalls Cookie Dough ice cream batches
Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's recalls tubs of one of its best-selling products over concern they may contain small pieces of metal.

Fed's Janet Yellen says case for rate rise has strengthened
The case for raising US interest rates has "strengthened", the head of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen says.

Sir Richard Branson 'thought he would die' in bike crash
Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson says he thought he was "going to die" after crashing his bike on the Caribbean island of Virgin Gorda.

Prada seeks younger customers in bid for growth
Italian luxury fashion group Prada predicts a return to growth as it seeks to connect with younger customers through online sales and flexible pricing.

Volkswagen to pay US dealers hit by emissions scandal
Germany's Volkswagen tells a US court that it plans to compensate car dealers in America hit by the diesel emissions scandal.

Frankie & Benny's owner Restaurant Group to close 33 sites
The Restaurant Group, the owner of Frankie & Benny's, Chiquito and Garfunkel's, says it will sell or close 33 underperforming sites.

WhatsApp and Facebook data sharing plan being investigated
The UK's Information Commissioner (ICO) is looking into WhatsApp's decision to share more data with parent company Facebook.

US to invest $2.5bn in high-speed rail expansion
US vice president Joe Biden announces plans to lend railway operator Amtrak $2.45bn (£1.86bn) to expand services and make upgrades.