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Equifax data breach: Credit rating firm replaces key staff

Image copyright EPA Image caption Equifax’s share price has fallen by more than a third US credit report giant Equifax has replaced two senior staff after revealing last week it had suffered a massive data breach. Data on up to 143 million Americans, about 400,000 Britons and a number of Canadians may have been stolen […]

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St Louis officer cleared in shooting of Anthony Lamar Smith

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Former officer Jason Stockley moved to Houston, Texas after resigning from St Louis police in 2013. A white former Missouri policeman has been found not guilty of murdering a black man by shooting him five times after a car chase. A judge acquitted Jason Stockley of first-degree murder over the […]

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Angola’s ‘suitcase traders’

The entrepreneurial Angolan women travelling to Rio de Janerio and Sao Paulo in search of Brazilian clothes to bring home and sell.

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Putting a price on a ‘good reputation’

The BBC’s Lerato Mbele looks at how African companies protect their brands.

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Lehman Brothers: Failed bank or malt whisky?

The Lehman Brothers brand is back, but this time on a whisky bottle.

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The firm making animals out of rubbish

Using recycled glass, one company in Swaziland has been making ornaments for 30 years.

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‘I want to make life more convenient’

Wellen Sham the boss of electric car maker Thunder Power says he wants to ‘make life more convenient’ for us all.

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Hurricane Irma: Florida launches huge relief operation

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionStrong winds and rain have been battering Florida Relief operations are under way in Florida, as the extent of the damage from Hurricane Irma becomes clear. More than 6.5m homes – two-thirds 62% of the state – are without power. Many parts of the state have been […]

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