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August 21, 2017 1:25 PM Ward Bros Ltd wins Platinum Club Award

A MALTON logistics firm has scored a top industry award and joined an elite group of transport companies. Ward Bros Ltd, part of Europe’s palletised freight network Palletways, has received a coveted Platinum Club Award for delivering “fantastic levels of service and operational excellence”. The awards are organised every year by Palletways to recognise 9

August 21, 2017 12:33 AM Davis calls on EU to move Brexit talks forward amid warning of delays

As Britain prepares to publish five papers, it urges the EU to consider discussing trade relations along with divorce issues. Brexit Secretary David Davis has urged the European Union to discuss aspects of the future relationship now, arguing it is "inextricably linked" to some withdrawal issues that must be worked through first. "With the clock ticking 7

August 20, 2017 10:37 PM Former European weightlifting champion Cholakov dies at 35

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) - Velichko Cholakov, a former European champion who was part of the Bulgarian weightlifting team withdrawn from the 2008 Beijing Olympics after a doping scandal, has died. He was 35. Hospital officials in Cholakov's hometown of Smolyan, southern Bulgaria, said that the cause of his death on Sunday has yet to be confirmed. Local media 7

August 20, 2017 7:47 PM United States beat Europe to retain Solheim Cup

Aug 20 (Reuters) - The United States beat Europe to retain the Solheim Cup in Iowa on Sunday. The Americans started the 12 singles matches on the final day with a five-point lead, needing only four more points to secure victory at Des Moines Country Club. After an early European rally, the U.S. steadied to close it out reasonably comfortably. Angel Yin halved 3

August 20, 2017 3:27 PM Otaegui wins Paul Lawrie Match Play for maiden title

BAD GRIESBACH, Germany (AP) - Adrian Otaegui came from behind to beat home favorite Marcel Siem 2 and 1 on Sunday, clinching the Paul Lawrie Match Play for his first European Tour title. The Spaniard was three behind at the turn, and trailed the German by two with five holes to play. Otaegui won the 14th hole with a par and had three straight birdies 3

August 20, 2017 11:41 AM Pro-Brexit group predicts £135bn UK economy boost annually

Economists for Free Trade made whopping estimation based on removing trade tariffs after hard Brexit. The UK economy could swell by £135bn a year, according to pro-Brexit economists, if trade tariffs and barriers are removed. The Economists for Free Trade believe a hard Brexit would be best for the UK as it would encourage productivity and force members 7

August 20, 2017 9:28 AM Pictured: Museum sex pest hunted by police after 'grabbing a female patron from behind before trying to grope her chest'

Police are hunting a man who is believed to have sexually assaulted a woman at Melbourne Museum in June. Officers understand the man was seen hanging around the Nicholson Street building in Carlton for several hours on June 26. At around 4:35pm he approached a woman from behind and put his hands on her shoulders before moving them toward her chest, police 6

August 20, 2017 7:47 AM Australia's Jason Norris wins Fiji International

NATADOLA BAY, Fiji (AP) - Australian Jason Norris claimed his biggest career victory Sunday when he shot a 5-under 67 to win the Fiji International by four shots. The 44-year-old from South Australia began the final round a shot behind countryman Wade Ormsby and carded eight birdies and three bogeys to finish out in front with a four round total of 274, 14-under 5

August 19, 2017 8:32 PM David Davis warns EU over repeating Brexit negotiations 'with the clock ticking'

There is no point in negotiating aspects of Brexit twice as the "clock is ticking", David Davis has warned the European Union in a bid to push withdrawal talks towards discussions on a future trading relationship. During the next week the Brexit Secretary is due to publish five position papers setting out Britain's negotiating strategy in an attempt 6

August 19, 2017 10:39 AM London’s Big Ben Will Be Silent Until 2021 — and Some Brits Are Furious

But this isn't just a case of winding up an antique timepiece gathering dust in the hall. This is the 315-foot tower commonly known as Big Ben, the iconic landmark synonymous with London's skyline. Built 158 years ago, Big Ben has this week found itself at the center of a nationwide storm. Politicians fumed and newspapers seethed after it came to light 18