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- Hewlett-Packard shares jump 12%
Wed, 22 May 2013 21:10:02 GMT
Hewlett-Packard shares leap in after-hours trading, despite quarterly results showing a seventh consecutive fall in sales.
- VIDEO: Couple's £163,000 mobile bill shock
Wed, 22 May 2013 20:21:16 GMT
An electrician and his wife had a shock when they received a mobile phone bill for £163,000, then fought for months to have the debt cleared. BBC Watchdog investigated
- Airbnb seeks to reassure members
Wed, 22 May 2013 20:08:18 GMT
Airbnb tells its members "we are not going anywhere", after a judge in New York ruled a man who rented out his apartment on the site broke the law.
- PM hails tax deal amid Google row
Wed, 22 May 2013 19:41:20 GMT
David Cameron hails an EU agreement to close tax loopholes as a "turning point", as Google's boss urges politicians to "sort" the system.
- US reveals four citizen drone deaths
Wed, 22 May 2013 23:20:51 GMT
US Attorney General Eric Holder confirms four American citizens have been killed in US drone strikes in Yemen and Pakistan since 2011.
- Man dead in suspected terror attack
Wed, 22 May 2013 23:12:13 GMT
A man is killed in a machete attack and two suspects shot and wounded by police in London, with footage emerging of a man with bloodied hands shouting political statements near the scene.
- Kerry condemns Hezbollah over Syria
Wed, 22 May 2013 22:55:02 GMT
US Secretary of State John Kerry says Lebanon's Hezbollah and Iran are perpetuating President Bashar al-Assad's "campaign of terror" in Syria.