Two American billionaire families are using Brexit to build a London property empire

Two American billionaire families are using Brexit to build a London property empire

Uncertainties surrounding Brexit has for the most part slowed the amount of money flowing into the UK —companies are putting projects on hold, staff are being relocated from London to other European business hubs, and London’s role as a dominant financial center is under threat. A pair of billionaire American families, however, is seizing on…

American sailor held in far east Russia

American sailor held in far east Russia

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Chukotka is very sparsely populated Russian border guards are holding an American man who came ashore in the remote far eastern Chukotka region after sailing in a dinghy from Alaska. The man’s motives are not clear. He was found exhausted near Lavrentiya, a coastal village, Russian media report. Russia’s…

American held in Vietnam after protests

American held in Vietnam after protests

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Protesters like those who marched in Ho Chi Minh City have said they will demonstrate again An American is being held for „disrupting public order” in Vietnam after joining recent economic protests. Will Nguyen, 32, was detained on Sunday in Ho Chi Minh City during demonstrations against new economic…

Native American burial site found in sea

Native American burial site found in sea

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDiver finds 7,000-year-old Native American burial site in seaArchaeologists have uncovered a Native American burial site dating back 7,000 years off the coast of Florida. The site was found by an amateur diver in 2016 who was looking for shark teeth but stumbled on an ancient jawbone.…