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RBS restructuring unit probed over claims it profited from stricken firms

Police in Scotland are looking into allegations a controversial division of Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), set up to restore struggling companies to health, broke the law in its dealings with them.

Drug dealer Harry Fisher caught with £1m stolen painting jailed for eight years

A drug dealer who was caught with a £1m stolen painting and a £450,000 stash of cocaine and ecstasy has been jailed for eight years and eight months.

Police to resume search for missing RAF airman Corrie McKeague at landfill site

Police are to resume the search for missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague at a landfill site next week.

Toddler Elsie Scully-Hicks had injuries similar to those in 'severe' car crashes

Eye injuries a toddler suffered - discovered after she was allegedly murdered by her adoptive father - were similar to those seen in a "severe" car crash, a court has heard.

What is behind the London stock market's positive spell?

What is behind the London stock market's positive spell?

Have you ever wanted to own shares in a debt collection agency?

Uber hails ex-Ofcom chief to help drive London licence appeal

Uber hails ex-Ofcom chief to help drive London licence appeal

A former chief executive of Ofcom, the media regulator, is being drafted in by Uber to aid its appeal against a ban that could force it to pull out of London.

UK among worst in Europe for pollution-related deaths

UK among worst in Europe for pollution-related deaths

The UK has one of the worst records for pollution-related deaths in Europe, a major environmental study has found.

EU 'green-lights' Brexit trade talk preparations

EU 'green-lights' Brexit trade talk preparations

The EU has given the "green light" to preparations for the second phase of Brexit talks, dealing with trade.

Storm Brian: 'Weather bomb' storm set to batter Britain and Ireland

Storm Brian: 'Weather bomb' storm set to batter Britain and Ireland

Storm Brian is set to batter the British Isles this weekend - with the prospects of gusts of up to 70mph and flooding along the coast.

Boost for Chancellor as September borrowing lowest for 10 years

Boost for Chancellor as September borrowing lowest for 10 years

Chancellor Philip Hammond has received a boost ahead of next month's Budget as public sector borrowing in September fell to its lowest in 10 years.

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Terry Butcher 'devastated' after death of son Christopher, aged 35

Terry Butcher 'devastated' after death of son Christopher, aged 35

Former England football captain Terry Butcher has said he is "devastated" after the death of his son Chris, aged 35.

Toddler Elsie Scully-Hicks had injuries similar to those in 'severe' car crashes

Toddler Elsie Scully-Hicks had injuries similar to those in 'severe' car crashes

Eye injuries a toddler suffered - discovered after she was allegedly murdered by her adoptive father - were similar to those seen in a "severe" car crash, a court has heard.

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