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Amazon offers hoverboard refunds in US

A US government body says Amazon will offer full refunds to customers who bought hoverboards after safety concerns over the devices.

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VIDEO: Losing your job after 31 years

Meet Mike Gilbert. He just put up his house for sale after he lost the job he'd had for 31 years.

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BAE invests in space engine firm Reaction Engines - BBC News


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BAE invests in space engine firm Reaction Engines
BBC News
Nigel Whitehead, group managing director of programmes and support at BAE Systems, said: "Reaction Engines is a highly innovative UK company and our collaboration gives BAE Systems a strategic interest in a breakthrough air and space technology with ...
UK's BAE Systems to buy 20 pct stake in Reaction Engines -FTReuters
BAE takes ?20m stake in rocket-power travelThe Times (subscription)

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Legal cannabis 'worth millions' to UK

Legalising cannabis could generate hundreds of millions of pounds a year in tax and cut costs for the police and prisons, a government study finds.

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Chinese stocks falls, but Glencore helps FTSE - as it happened - The Guardian


Chinese stocks falls, but Glencore helps FTSE - as it happened
The Guardian
And finally, as the clock ticks down to another election, for the new leader of the Labour party in the UK, here's an interesting story about a new local authority-owned energy company. Candidate Jeremy Corbyn, who proposes nationalising the major ...

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