Sport

LeBron James climbs Christmas record books in Lakers’ win over Mavericks

Anthony Davis said (said) he began considering leaving the Pelicans around Christmas time 2018. Two years later, he got his first Christmas win. Davis (28 points, eight rebounds, five assists and two steals) played excellently and got plenty of help in the Lakers’ 138-115 victory over the Mavericks. LeBron James (22 points, 10 assists and […]

Business

UK shares jump as markets react to Brexit deal

In the first day of trading since markets closed on Christmas Eve, the FTSE 100 ended up 1.6% at 6,603 points. It was the Footsie’s best day since 9 November, and only falls in bank shares stopped the index from rising further. US shares hit record highs in early trading although ended slightly lower. Wall […]

News

Spacecraft designed and built in the UK prepares for flybys of Venus en route to the Sun

A spacecraft designed and built in the UK is getting ready for the first of many flybys of Venus as it heads for the Sun in a mission to unlock its secrets. The Solar Orbiter will use the gravitational force of the planet to bring it closer to the Sun while, at the same time, […]