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Briton poses as worker to dangle one-handed from crane 1,200ft above Dubai

A British free climber has dangled 390 metres (1,280ft) above Dubai without safety equipment after posing as a worker to gain access to the city’s tallest crane. Adam Lockwood, 21,

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Nigel Slater’s recipes for ricotta cake, and for roast tomatoes with thyme and garlic toasts

Cool, milky and calm, fresh ricotta is the perfect cheese for a summer afternoon. Chalk white and soft as snow, it is the mildest of the fresh cheeses. Made from

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Kohl’s shelves sale as market turmoil ends months of negotiations

After hundreds of hours of negotiations with dozens of interested parted, Kohl’s Corp has shelved its plans to sell itself blaming sinking markets and difficult financing conditions. Here’s a timeline

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Kaspersky report highlights common ransomware attack patterns

Why it matters: As ransomware remains a prevalent security threat, an essential step in countering attackers is identifying their methods. Security researchers found that several of the most prolific groups

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EU proposes ban on flavored heated tobacco products

The European Union’s executive branch on Wednesday proposed a ban on the sale of flavored heated tobacco products as part of its plan to fight cancer. The European Commission said

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How Frenkie de Jong could fit in at Erik ten Hag’s Manchester United

Erik ten Tag is confident his marquee summer target, Frenkie de Jong, will soon be confirmed as a Manchester United player in what is expected to be a total €85m

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Irish whiskey roaring back after decades of decline

Karen Gregory, a tourist from Oklahoma, visited Dublin this week, inhaled an aroma of malted barley at Teeling Whiskey Distillery, and picked a side in a centuries-old contest. “Definitely Irish.

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Capgemini reiterates it has no intention of acquiring Atos

French IT consultancy Capgemini (CAPP.PA) reiterated on Friday it has no intention of acquiring or being involved in Atos’s (ATOS.PA) assets, stating they were not aligned with the group’s strategy

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Samsung Gaming Hub to add Xbox, Stadia, and GeForce Now apps to TVs later this year

In brief: As video game streaming struggles to find a steady foothold in the industry, service providers have partnered with television manufacturers to make it easier for players to get

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The effect of breast cancer screening is declining

Screening for breast cancer has a cost. This is shown by a Danish/Norwegian study, published in the European Journal of Public Health, that analyzed 10,580 breast cancer deaths among Norwegian

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