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August 10, 2018 10:28 AM Butlin's says guest records may have been hacked

Holiday camp firm Butlin's says up to 34,000 guests at its resorts may have had their personal information stolen by hackers. The company says the data in question included names, home addresses, contact details and holiday arrival dates. Managing director Dermot King apologised for the incident and said no financial details had been compromised 6

July 31, 2018 11:51 AM Housing benefits claimants facing long waits for claims to be processed

THOSE seeking housing benefits in south Essex are facing long waits for their claims to be processed, which a charity has warned could lead to homelessness. Between April 2017 and March 2018, new claimants waited on average of 26 days in Southend, 34 days in Basildon, 23 days in Castle Point and 20 days in Rochford. This waiting time can be worrying 7

July 13, 2018 12:03 AM All the President’s men...the 1,000 staff at Trump’s side

A SMALL invasion force of high-tech helicopters and armoured vehicles – not to mention 1,000 staff – accompanied Donald Trump yesterday as the US president began his UK visit. Bristling with space-age security, the awe-inspiring presidential entourage comprises: AIR FORCE ONE – One of two specially modified Boeing 747-200s, the luxurious aircraft, carrying 14

July 12, 2018 11:42 AM NHS still reliant on 'archaic' fax machines

Hospitals are still reliant on "archaic" fax machines with thousands still in use, a survey shows. Senior doctors said the continued use of the outdated technology was "ludicrous", and modern forms of communication were urgently needed. The poll, by the Royal College of Surgeons using freedom of information laws, revealed nearly 9,000 fax machines were in use across 11


Hundreds of third-party developers have created online services that bring additional functionality to Gmail, the hugely-successful Google email client. Almost anyone can build an app that connects to Gmail using the Application Programming Interface (API) supplied by Google. These apps can provide additional functionality to the Gmail inbox, like the ability 17

July 1, 2018 6:36 PM Dunstone rings up bigger TalkTalk stake after shares slump

Sir Charles Dunstone has used Friday's fall in TalkTalk shares to add to his holding in the company, Sky News learns. Sky News has learnt that Sir Charles, who was reinstated to an executive role last year, used an 11% slump in TalkTalk shares on Friday to mop up another £750,000-worth of stock, according to a person close to the company. The move, which 13

June 30, 2018 2:13 PM Trump's own tariffs make it harder to rebuild infrastructure

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - President Donald Trump wants to rebuild the nation's transportation infrastructure. He also wants to strengthen the U.S. steel industry through tariffs on imports. But that second goal could make it more costly to accomplish the first. Since Trump announced the tariffs in March, prices have been rising for the American steel 8

June 28, 2018 4:03 PM The Latest: Islamic State cooperator sentenced in NYC

A New York City man who joined the Islamic State group in Syria before fleeing home and giving the FBI intelligence about terror threats has been sentenced to 10 years of supervised release. U.S. authorities had taken the unusual step of seeking leniency for the Bangladeshi immigrant. The judge also said at Thursday's sentencing that all of the defendant's 7

June 27, 2018 6:39 PM Trump in talks with Bill Shine for press job

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is expected to name former Fox News executive Bill Shine as director of White House press and communications. That's according to a person familiar with Trump's thinking, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the president's plans. Shine resigned from Fox last year amid questions over his handling of sexual 6

June 23, 2018 10:27 AM Clash leave 6 militants, 2 soldiers dead in Pakistan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) - Pakistan's army says it killed six militants in a search operation in South Waziristan near the Afghan border where two soldiers were also killed in the clash. A military statement says the operation was conducted Saturday in the Spina Mela area based on information that some militants entered there from Afghanistan 13