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Disney to buy 21st Century Fox
Walt Disney Co agreed to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox.
Christmas train strikes announced
The RMT Union has announced strike action on Greater Anglia and South Western Railway later this month in separate disputes over the threat to guards.
Petrol prices set for Christmas rise
Petrol and diesel prices could rise by as much as 3p a litre in the run-up to Christmas.
Inflation rises to 3.1%
Airfares and computer games are being linked to the increase.
Uber appeal case to be heard in April
TfL ruled in September that the ride-hailing service's approach and conduct was not fit and proper to hold a private vehicle hire licence.
Philip Hammond says the Brexit deal is a huge boost to the economy
The divorce deal agreed by London and Brussels on Friday is a boost to the British economy, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Friday.
British companies prepare for a disorderly Brexit as talks continue to stall
Big companies are stepping up their plans in case Britain crashes out of the European Union without a deal as Theresa May struggles to get talks back on track.
Stuck in the red: Millions of Brits can't get out of their overdrafts
More than two million people in the UK are stuck in a constant cycle of persistent overdraft debt, according to a new report by the StepChange debt charity.
New car sales slump in November
The UK new car market declined for an eighth consecutive month in November, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.
Rail fares to rise by 3.4% in 2018
The Rail Delivery Group says 97% of the money will go back into improvements.
New Facebook UK office to create 800 jobs
The social network said more than half of the people working at the site in central London will focus on engineering.
680 jobs to go as RBS announces closure plans
Royal Bank of Scotland says it will close 259 branches and cut 680 jobs as it reduces costs and encourages customers to use online services.
Lloyds to close 49 branches
Lloyds Banking Group is closing 49 branches of Lloyds Bank and Halifax Bank of Scotland citing more customers banking online.
Viagra to be sold over the counter
Pfizer's erectile dysfunction drug Viagra has been given a green light for sale without a prescription in Britain, the first country to grant it over-the-counter status.
Cyber Monday 'biggest internet shopping day ever'
The shopping event is expected to generate $6.6 billion in sales, up from $5.6 billion a year ago.