Pound to euro exchange rate ‘slides’ amid Brexit volatility – should you buy travel money?

The pound to euro exchange rate has decreased despite the odds of a no-deal Brexit slimming, experts have said. On Tuesday, after a day of debate concerning different amendments to the Withdrawal Agreement originally proposed by Prime Minister Theresa May, MPs supported a new approach to reopen the agreement and replace the backstop with “alternative […]

Star Wars 9 leaks: Major scene hints from 'FINAL filming days' amid title and trailer wait

Images have emerged on social media, claiming to be of the blockbuster’s set in Black Park. The location is in Buckinghamshire near Slough and has long been rumbled as a site being used by writer-director JJ Abrams for some major sequences in the sequel trilogy finale. This latest crop of images and videos suggests we’re […]

Avengers Endgame: Kevin Feige hints at trailer bombshell amid ‘many, many, many secrets’

Kevin Feige spoke out at the Golden Globes last night about the upcoming release, which is poised to be one of the biggest box office hits of 2019. The trailer came out early last month and showed us our first glimpse of the various Marvel heroes in the aftermath of Thanos wiping out half of […]

Macron’s spin director to quit amid scandals and growing Yellow Vest anger

Emmanuel Macron’s communications director, who shaped his message the campaign, has resigned. It is yet another high-profile departure as the president’s rating are down after several scandals and nationwide protests. Citing personal reasons for the resignation, Sylvain Fort said on Thursday that he would leave the job at the end of January, telling France Info […]

Japan’s Nikkei hit a 20-month low after US stocks took a dive amid unrest, fear stoked by Trump

Yohei Fukai/Kyodo News via AP Japanese stocks plunged Tuesday and other Asian markets declined following heavy Wall Street losses triggered by President Donald Trump’s attack on the U.S. central bank. The Nikkei 225 fell by an unusually wide margin of 5.1 percent to 19,147.45 points. The Shanghai Composite Index lost 2.1 percent to 2,473.75. Benchmarks […]

Treasury secretary Mnuchin calls top US bankers amid turmoil in markets and White House

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Treasury secretary Steve Mnuchin called top bankers Sunday following a tumultuous month for US markets. Monday, he will meet with top government officials overseeing the economy.  On Sunday, Mnuchin addressed reports that Trump sought to fire Fed chairman Jay Powell following increased interest rates, tweeting a statement of denial.  The U.S. Treasury […]

Watch a Massive Cruise Ship Break Away From Its Dock Amid Heavy Winds

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‘H1Z1’ developer Daybreak lays off staff amid restructuring efforts

Unfortunately, Telltale’s effective closure wasn’t the end of tough times for the game industry. H1Z1 and EverQuest developer Daybreak Game Company has confirmed that it’s laying off staff as it’s “optimizing [its] structure” for the future. The company didn’t say how many people were losing their jobs, but former Daybreak president John Smedley had briefly […]