Tesla shareholders approve Elon Musk’s $2.6bn share based pay package

Shareholders of electric car company Tesla approved a compensation package potentially worth $2.6bn (£1.8bn) for chief executive Elon Musk on Wednesday, though by a...

Councils face ‘decades more austerity’ as social care set to account...

Councils could face "decades more austerity" amid spiralling social care costs unless the Government rethinks a major overhaul...

‘Severe’ Government budget cuts hit rural communities and wildlife, Lords report...

Cuts to resources for Government departments and agencies looking after the countryside have hit wildlife and rural communities, peers have warned. A Lords committee said...

Republican concedes to Democrat in state Trump won by 20 points...

Republican candidate Rick Saccone has finally conceded to his Democratic opponent in the Pennsylvania special election, in what...

Brexit: Leavers in uproar over ‘national humiliation’ as blue passports contract...

Britain's post-Brexit blue passport, intended as an icon of the UK's regained independence from Europe, is set...

Starbucks pledges £7m to develop ‘fully recyclable and compostable’ cup following...

Coffee giant Starbucks has committed $10m (£7m) to bringing a fully recyclable and compostable cup to the market within three years. The move came after...

‘We are all at risk’: Theresa May to seek ‘shoulder to...

Theresa May will seek the “shoulder to shoulder” support of other EU countries to face the...

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