Six global income investments to beat your UK dividend addiction – Telegraph.co.uk

Income funds investing overseas do not always offer higher yields, but they spread risk away from the fortunes of the UK market and might be worth holding alongside popular “UK equity income” funds. Adrian Lowcock, of investment company Architas, said: “Exposure to global income-paying stocks gives investors access to some of the world’s most consistent […]

North Korea crisis: North in another ‘failed’ missile launch

North Korea crisis: North in another ‘failed’ missile launch

Image copyright EPA Image caption There have been a number of missile tests by North Korea (file photo) North Korea has test-fired another ballistic missile, South Korean and US military officials say. The missile exploded shortly after take-off, they said – the second failed launch in the past fortnight. US President Donald Trump accused North […]

China deports US ‘spy’ Sandy Phan-Gillis after conviction

China deports US ‘spy’ Sandy Phan-Gillis after conviction

Image copyright SaveSandy.org Image caption Phan-Gillis (C) travelled to China to promote business opportunities in her hometown of Houston An American businesswoman convicted of spying by China is back in the US, after a Chinese court ordered her deportation. Sandy Phan-Gillis was sentenced to three and a half years in prison on Tuesday, but will […]

Theresa May set for Scottish visit in election campaign

Theresa May set for Scottish visit in election campaign

Image copyright AFP Image caption Theresa May is expected to ask Scots to vote for her to “strengthen the Union” Theresa May is to make her first campaign visit to Scotland ahead of June’s snap general election. The PM is expected to ask Scots to vote for her to “strengthen the Union”, the economy and […]

Brexit: EU holds summit without UK to formalise strategy

Brexit: EU holds summit without UK to formalise strategy

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Tusk received official notice of the UK’s intention to leave the EU at the end of March European Union leaders are meeting in Brussels to discuss a joint strategy for negotiations with the UK over Brexit. Twenty-seven countries will be present, but the UK will not take part. The […]

Gunpoint victim explains astonishing cool

A cashier at Jimmy John’s takeaway in Kansas City, Missouri tells the BBC how he kept his astonishing cool when a robber stuck a gun in his face. “It was amateur hour,” says Tuker Murray. Gunpoint victim explains astonishing cool

Quitting football? Homesick? Malik Hooker’s road to Colts – Indianapolis Star

Quitting football? Homesick? Malik Hooker’s road to Colts – Indianapolis Star

CLOSE x Embed x Share Colts 1st round draft pick Malik Hooker talks about getting call from Colts. (Matt Kryger/TheStar) Matt Kryger/IndyStar New Colts safety Malik Hooker during his introductory press conference Friday.(Photo: Matt Kryger/IndyStar) Malik Hooker was in the eighth grade when he decided he was never playing football again. He was a hooper, […]

The rapid, remarkable rise of college football official Amanda Sauer – ESPN

9:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Amanda Sauer is hoping to make history by becoming the Big Ten’s first female referee, but her path to the white hat has been an unforgettable journey full of ups and downs. Jason Mowry/Icon Sportswire Amanda Sauer’s path to midfield at Ohio Stadium, wearing the […]