David Koch: Billionaire Republican donor dies aged 79

Billionaire David Koch, a major donor to the Republican party, has died aged 79. He had been suffering from cancer. The former majority owner of Koch Industries was ranked by Forbes, jointly with brother Charles, as the 11th richest person in the world. Koch wielded...

Gambling companies see huge rise in complaints

Media playback is unsupported on your device The number of gamblers complaining about British betting firms has risen almost 5,000% in the past five years. There were a record 8,266 complaints last year, Gambling Commission figures obtained by BBC Panorama show. That...

Super Break and Late Rooms holiday firms go into administration

Two package holiday firms have collapsed, affecting more than 50,000 travellers. Malvern Group, which incorporates Late Rooms and York-based Superbreak Mini Holidays, known as Super Break, has ceased trading. The group said Super Break hotel-only holidays would be...