Privacy experts say choosing life insurance tied to fitness tracking could have unintended consequences

Insurance giant John Hancock has announced a switch to ‘interactive’ life-insurance policies only, which offer incentives for things like wearing a fitness tracking device. Privacy experts worry these optional programs won’t be optional don’t the road.

A no-deal Brexit could have ‘catastrophic consequences’ for nearly a million UK patients

Carl Court – WPA Pool/Getty Images The UK’s biggest doctors union says Brexit could be “catastrophic” for the country’s health. Doctors warned that leaving the European Union without a deal would cause disruption for almost one million patients with rare diseases, as well as significant delays for cancer patients The BMA has called for a […]


Justin Sullivan/Getty Images President Donald Trump threatened Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Twitter late Sunday night after the Iranian leader issued a warning to the US president earlier in the day. “To Iranian President Rouhani: NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER […]

EU issues stark warning over the consequences of a no-deal Brexit

A no-deal Brexit will upend rights for millions of citizens, disrupt supply chains and cause “significant delays” at UK borders, the European Commission warns in a preparedness document. The document follows instructions from the European Council last month issued to member states last month to intensify preparations for all outcomes including a no-deal Brexit. The […]

Meghan Markle: Queen is 'ANGRY’ about father’s photos – will there be consequences?

Meghan Markle, 36, will marry Prince Harry, 33, on May 19 2018, but with a week to go, not everything is going smoothly. The Queen, 92, Prince Philip, 96, and the Lord Chamberlain’s Office are believed to be “angry” with Meghan’s father, Thomas Markle Sr, 73. This comes after allegations over the weekend Thomas colluded […]

Emmerdale spoilers: Ross' painkiller addiction to have SINISTER consequences for Rhona?

Ross Barton (played by Michael Parr) recently returned to Emmerdale after suffering second-degree burns as a result of Debbie Dingles’ (Charley Webb) foiled plan to get back at Joseph Tate (Net Porteous). The horrific acid attack has left Ross in agony and painkillers appear to be the only way to relieve the soreness. But when […]

Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: Jon Snow betrayed and there are HUGE consequences

Jon Snow (played by Kit Harrington) was last seen heading back to Winterfell with his new lover Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) after trying to convince Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey) to join their fight against the Night King (Vladimir Furdik). The pair presenter the Game of Thrones villain with a wight, which they captured during a […]