1. The Capitals’ Orlov-Niskanen pairing struggled to start the season. Are they starting to come around?
  2. British driver Lando Norris makes a fast start on F1 track bow for McLaren
  3. Ryan Dzingel scores in overtime, Senators beat Jets 4-3
  4. ‘A two-year attack on free agency’: Players’ union chief fires back at MLB
  5. Zack Greinke shows up late to spring training, calls it ‘boring’
  6. Mississippi beats Missouri 75-65 to win fourth straight
  7. Opinion: Dell Demps deserved to be fired for years of failure
  8. Steve Kerr destroyed a clipboard and went ballistic over a flagrant foul call on Draymond Green
  9. Parkland school turns to experimental surveillance software that can flag students as threats
  10. Four-time All Pro Antonio Brown intends to ‘move on’ from Steelers
  11. Sears’ controversial ex-chairman closes deal to buy the company, keeping 425 stores open
  12. Sergio Agüero’s pageant directed by Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola
  13. What’s not to like about proposed MLB rules changes? Nothing, except for one.
  14. England’s attempt to atone against West Indies starts in some confusion
  15. TV and radio listings: February 7
  16. At Loyola Chicago, the Final Four banner casts a shadow
  17. The highs and lows of John Wall’s injury-marred Wizards career
  18. Google parent beats Q4 estimates, stock still drops
  19. Twitter absolutely loved Gladys Knight’s Super Bowl national anthem performance
  20. Giants running back Saquon Barkley wins NFL offensive rookie of the year
  21. High-profile moves _ and near moves _ mark a shift in MLS
  22. St Helens set early standard with scintillating derby win over Wigan
  23. Your money in 2019: what to look out for in the year ahead
  24. Man United come back late to draw 2-2 against Burnley
  25. New research is helping scientists to understand how humans recognize voices better than computers
  26. Ducks look to regain footing against Washington
  27. Opinion: Pelicans have no one to blame but themselves if Anthony Davis leaves
  28. Haotong Li gets 2-shot penalty, loses out on top 10 finish due to caddie alignment
  29. Enes Kanter vs. the Knicks: Five thoughts on the ongoing feud and where they go from here
  30. Eddie Jones: Pressure all on Ireland in Six Nations opener against England
  31. IOC backs FIFA’s calls for Bahraini player to be released
  32. Heinz to give away ketchup caviar as part of sweepstakes for ‘Valen-Heinz Day’
  33. Facebook reportedly looks to link Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram messaging
  34. Detroit Auto Show: ‘Sahara’ bronze tapped as automotive color of the year
  35. Most expensive US home, a $238M NYC penthouse, reportedly sold to billionaire Ken Griffin
  36. Raising The Minimum Wage Would Save American Lives
  37. No Sweethearts candy this Valentine’s Day after company goes out of business
  38. Spotify rolls out feature that allows users to mute artists they don’t want to hear
  39. Outdoor Voices CEO Tyler Haney: How I became a successful entrepreneur before I hit 30
  40. The blown call in Saints-Rams reminded us sports are messy. More replay won’t fix that.
  41. Reds acquire veteran right-hander Sonny Gray from Yankees
  42. Capitals can’t rally against cellar-dwelling Blackhawks as losing streak reaches 5 games
  43. SafeSport investigation into skater John Coughlin is ‘unlikely’ to continue after his death
  44. Eastern, Edwards lead Purdue past No. 25 Indiana 70-55
  45. ‘I’m a freegan – I get food from bins, foraging or my garden’
  46. Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night
  47. No stethoscope for pain: Scientists seek real way to measure
  48. The Rams’ Todd Gurley has become the ideal modern NFL running back. His response? Shrug.
  49. Which matchup does CBS want in the Super Bowl? It matters less than you might think.
  50. Michael Jackson’s estate slams HBO and ‘Leaving Neverland’ documentary about his accusers
  51. TCU junior guard Fisher out for season and leaving program
  52. Gina Rodriguez on marriage, leading big Hollywood movies and reviving “Carmen Sandiego”
  53. TCU walk-on gets scholarship surprise from police officer
  54. Baseball Hall of Fame countdown: Roger Clemens, dominant, buy likely snubbed again
  55. Andrade set for first defense of middleweight title at MSG
  56. Troubled Higuain could be reunited with Sarri at Chelsea
  57. Japan beats Uzbekistan 2-1 to keep perfect Asian Cup record
  58. Martin O’Neill wants Roy Keane to join him at Nottingham Forest
  59. Ad Meter update: Mercedes-Benz, Pringles reveal details about their Super Bowl plans
  60. Training at Man United helps Rossi in search for new team
  61. Cohen acknowledges rigging polls for Trump in 2014 and 2015
  62. The best Super Bowl commercials of the 2000s, according to Ad Meter
  63. Exclusive: Cate Blanchett has horns and uterine pain in starry ‘Documentary Now!’ trailer
  64. Madrid enduring its worst struggles in more than 2 decades
  65. Kei Nishikori pushed to five sets by a vintage Ivo Karlovic in Australia
  66. LG is discounting its awesome OLED TVs in time for the Super Bowl
  67. Reds broadcaster Marty Brennaman will retire after 2019
  68. Here’s your guide to the ‘super blood wolf moon eclipse’ that’s coming this weekend
  69. 11 years later, Djokovic tops Tsonga again in Australia
  70. UK house prices rise at fastest rate in almost two years, says Halifax
  71. Students and rail passengers ‘penalised by flawed inflation measures’
  72. The NBA easily sells out games in London, but basketball isn’t big in Britain
  73. Stars celebrate Chris Cornell in 5-hour tribute show: The big moments
  74. Mass. elementary school builds portrait of Tom Brady, Bill Belichick in Lego
  75. Jalen Hurts announces transfer to Oklahoma
  76. CES 2019: “Family tech” gadgets appeal to parental anxiety
  77. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and wife divorcing after 25 years
  78. Lab revokes honors for controversial DNA scientist Watson
  79. Researcher: Calf born to endangered Pacific Northwest orcas
  80. 3 teams pour in 140 points on high-scoring night in NBA
  81. FA Cup third round: 10 things to look out for this weekend FA Cup third round: 10 things to look out for this weekend
  82. Hubble Space Telescope’s premier camera shuts down
  83. Trauma Is The Norm For Many New Orleans Kids. This School Was Made For Them.
  84. Redskins earn a 16-13 comeback win over Jaguars, keeping playoff hopes alive
  85. Boxing must test rigorously for drugs – and stop bobbing and weaving
  86. Lions lament being eliminated following 14-13 loss to Bills
  87. Arsenal’s unbeaten run ends with 3-2 loss at Southampton
  88. Do the Eagles have a QB controversy between Carson Wentz and Nick Foles? Not if you look closely
  89. Voight’s career night of 52 points leads Northern Illinois
  90. California doctor accused of prescribing drugs in 5 deaths
  91. Alex Smith goes home from hospital after ‘difficult ride,’ with his NFL future still uncertain
  92. Hail or Fail: Josh Johnson helps Redskins erase halftime deficit for first time since 2016
  93. Pacers to hire NBA’s first female assistant general manager
  94. Henry rushes for 170 and 2 TDs, Titans win 3rd straight
  95. Bears clinch 1st playoff berth since 2010, beat Packers
  96. Scientists scour WWI shipwreck to solve military mystery
  97. Davis scores 17 points, No. 24 Houston beats Saint Louis
  98. Colts use Mack attack, defense to shut down Cowboys 23-0
  99. Football transfer rumours: Yaya Touré to join Crystal Palace or West Ham?
  100. Chicago Blackhawks mascot, Tommy the Hawk, bodyslams fan during fight
  101. ‘Wicked Tuna’ star William Hathaway dead at 36 in car crash
  102. Draft agreement emerges at UN climate talks, pitfalls remain
  103. Ivan Mauger obituary
  104. NASA moves liquid hydrogen tank to Huntsville for testing
  105. Alaska groups sue EPA to enforce clean air laws in Fairbanks
  106. What happens with stolen packages? Porch pirates out in force over the holidays
  107. Thanks to much-improved defense, the Thunder appears to be a legitimate threat to the Warriors
  108. Actress brings Detroit lessons to Broadway hit ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’
  109. AP source: Liberty hired Hugh Freeze as football coach
  110. Two years after #Pizzagate showed the dangers of hateful conspiracies, they’re still rampant on YouTube
  111. Wagner’s controversial blocked field-goal helps Seahawks beat Vikings
  112. How AI is changing the music industry
  113. Why calls for athletes to compete as a homogenised group should be resisted
  114. Football transfer rumours: Harry Kane or Richarlison to Barcelona?
  115. Tony Bennett and Virginia have moved on from the UMBC loss. Really.
  116. The Latest: Marriott data breach among largest
  117. Teenagers trade personal stories: ‘It’s great to find you are not alone’
  118. Africa’s solid waste is growing, posing a climate threat
  119. Aw, socks: No. 9 Georgetown Prep holds off Whitman, 54-48
  120. Loyal customers being ‘ripped off’ by £877 a year, study finds
  121. Market volatility is back. How to survive the stock market’s wild swings
  122. Starbucks’ Happy Hour gets festive with buy-one-get-one free holiday drinks Thursday
  123. Ivanka Trump, Apple CEO Tim Cook visit Idaho school
  124. Saints left tackle Armstead back at practice
  125. Hail or Fail: Adrian Peterson made history in Redskins’ loss, and not just the good kind
  126. iPhone users are taking on Apple’s App Store at the Supreme Court. Here’s what it means.
  127. Holiday decorating experts offer tips for getting the professional look for less
  128. Correction: Apple-Women In Tech story
  129. SERVPRO First Responder Bowl Matchup
  130. Cotton Bowl: Notre Dame’s ability to withstand Clemson’s defensive line will be key factor
  131. TAP Air Portugal: Washington Dulles is newest U.S. destination
  132. Fast-food biz’s bottom line likely unaffected by E. coli romaine lettuce outbreak: Experts
  133. Cubs, Addison Russell take small step forward in response to domestic abuse
  134. Wilmer Flores cut loose by Mets
  135. Benefit of the doubt? The Redskins haven’t earned it, especially after Reuben Foster.
  136. A Corbyn government, unlike New Labour, would tax the rich properly
  137. Flu vaccine poll: A third of US parents say they plan to skip flu shots for their kids this season
  138. Why GM CEO Mary Barra killed Chevrolet cars, approved likely plant closures
  139. Gene-editing Chinese scientist kept much of his work secret
  140. The insanely popular nugget ice machine is at its lowest price ever—for now
  141. It’s must-win for Georgia, if not Alabama in SEC title game
  142. Ohio becomes first state to accept bitcoin for tax payments
  143. Bengals drubbed by Browns 35-20 as free fall continues
  144. Sony Michel emerges as X-factor for Patriots’ playoff push
  145. Researcher: Alzheimer’s vaccine could cut dementia in half, human trials may be next
  146. Fitness tips: winter swimming for beginners
  147. Black Friday: shoppers flock online in search of best deals
  148. Short on buzz, but Patriots-Jets usually close at MetLife
  149. Villanova, Oklahoma State reach Advocare semifinals
  150. House prices: what do the different indices show?
  151. Arizona QB Rosen undergoes tough first year on the job
  152. List: Store hours, opening times for major retailers on Black Friday 2018
  153. New on Netflix in December: ‘Infinity War,’ ‘Roma’ and a new Ellen stand-up special
  154. Black Friday 2018: the best robot vacuums deals on Eufy, Shark, iRobot, and more
  155. Limiting screen time for your kid? It’s harder than it looks
  156. The 20 best kitchen gifts of 2018
  157. McCowan scores 23 as No. 6 Mississippi St routs Coppin St
  158. The Wizards are playing good individual defense. So why is the team defense so bad?
  159. Rodriguez’s jumper lifts ETSU past Winthrop 76-74
  160. Ryan Fraser fires Scotland close to Nations League promotion
  161. ‘I want to play better’: is 2018 the start of Tom Brady’s NFL decline?
  162. The one writer who voted Max Scherzer ahead of Jacob deGrom for Cy Young explains his ballot
  163. Salty Matt Patricia had the Lions practice in the snow and he’s not sorry
  164. Winnipeg’s Josh Morrissey fined by NHL for hit on Capitals’ T.J. Oshie
  165. Tiger Woods: ‘I’ve been in Phil’s head for 20-some-odd years’
  166. Orioles name Mike Elias as next general manager
  167. Pitt visits Wake looking to clinch spot in ACC title game
  168. LeBron James scores 44 points to pass Chamberlain on all-time scoring list
  169. Boilermakers, Badgers hope to rebound following losses
  170. Virginia looks for better showing against triple-option
  171. Browns’ Baker Mayfield stacking wins on field and in Cleveland community with Special Olympics
  172. We tried it: Night Sight feature on Google Pixel lets you shoot in the dark without a flash
  173. Six years of football and fatherhood at Maryland
  174. Croatia stun Spain to set up Nations League decider against England
  175. How is Facebook Portal? Not bad compared to Skype, FaceTime and Google Hangouts
  176. How to become an astronaut: Tales from Mae Jemison and Leland Melvin about training for space
  177. As wildfires grow deadlier, officials search for solutions
  178. Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, more stars mourn ‘hero,’ ‘Hee Haw’ host Roy Clark
  179. Google’s hometown passes new business tax to cope with rise in tech commuters
  180. Eagles-Saints Preview Capsule
  181. Lakers’ LeBron James passes WIlt Chamberlain for fifth place on NBA all-time scoring list
  182. Veterans Day 2018: All the places vets can get freebies and meal deals Sunday and Monday
  183. Here are the 5 best deals on Amazon right now
  184. Listen to the Talking Tech podcast
  185. Disney results jump on strong movie slate
  186. Fantasy football: These Week 10 standouts providing late-season boost
  187. 32 things we learned from Week 10 of the 2018 NFL season
  188. Removing items in ears and noses ‘costs NHS £3m a year’
  189. Alibaba sets a Singles Day record with more than $30 billion in sales
  190. NFL Week 10 winners, losers: Rams defense can be counted on, time for Jets to make change
  191. Josh Norman calls out Redskins’ home fans: ‘They just boo everything’
  192. Just another night of offensive misery for Buffalo Bills in loss to New England Patriots
  193. How Lewis Hamilton’s family ties fuelled his desire to be a champion
  194. Cleveland Browns fire Hue Jackson, promote Gregg Williams
  195. Trump is rolling back two Obama-era memos on wireless technology and replacing them with his own ‘national spectrum strategy’
  196. Chelsea coach Marco Ianni charged over Stamford Bridge touchline chaos
  197. Six Nations set to unveil HSBC as championship’s new title sponsor
  198. Chase Elliott is still trailing NASCAR’s Big 3 by a lot: ‘They don’t mess up’
  199. The NFC playoff race is about to get wild
  200. NFL Week 7 winners, losers: Carolina Panthers keep pace in NFC South after comeback win
  201. Rae Carruth leaves prison, fears the ‘hate and negativity toward me’
  202. Fire returns inside Mourinho at Man United
  203. Fire returns inside Mourinho at Man United
  204. Rich Tandler’s presence was felt during Redskins’ win over Cowboys: ‘He was with us today’
  205. NFL Week 7 winners, losers: Carolina Panthers keep pace in NFC South after comeback win
  206. Red Sox need to fix one key stat to beat Dodgers in World Series
  207. Ranking the NFL’s eight divisions, from best to worst
  208. For NHL goalies, league’s new pad restrictions are a real pain
  209. Who’s to blame for Eagles’ collapse, poor season so far? Start with the coaches
  210. Six NHLers feeling the pressure before season is three weeks old
  211. Football Top 20: DeMatha, Georgetown Prep upset the rankings as turbulence continues
  212. Deshaun Watson goes Full Madden, takes 12-hour bus ride to Jacksonville
  213. For NHL goalies, league’s new pad restrictions are a real pain
  214. Justin Tucker doesn’t duck media after missing game-tying PAT: ‘I want to face it’
  215. John Calipari: G League contracts will make Kentucky basketball better
  216. Tom Brady, who hates the Dodgers, says the Red Sox will win World Series
  217. Hail or Fail: Redskins benefit from rare call and Cowboys’ terrible clock management
  218. Seeing Tiger Woods in his Sunday red has Paul Azinger giddy for new NBC Sports gig
  219. Justin Tucker doesn’t duck media after missing game-tying PAT: ‘I want to face it’
  220. Cowboys long snapper left confused by ‘snap infraction’ penalty that pushed back last-second field goal try
  221. Ex-NFL player Rae Carruth released after nearly 19 years in prison for murder plot
  222. Deshaun Watson goes Full Madden, takes 12-hour bus ride to Jacksonville

We will shortly be waving goodbye to some turbulent 2018 and stating hello to some 2019 that will – due to the ongoing Brexit chaos – will also be swathed in doubt. The UK is a result of leave europe in regarding 90 days’ time, yet will Brexit actually take place, or could it be delayed as well as halted? The way the year cookware out will certainly inevitably have a big impact on the cash in our storage compartments.

Here are some from the key times over the the coming year:

• one January The particular government’s power price cover takes impact. This has already been set from £1, 137 a year for any typical dual-fuel customer who also pays simply by direct charge. The energy limiter, Ofgem, states 11 mil consumers will receive a fairer offer and common customers around the most expensive charges will save £120 a year.

• 2 The month of january Despite all of the timetable mayhem, strikes plus delays that will added up to woeful support for many people last year, UNITED KINGDOM rail costs will increase by typically 3. 1%.

• two January The particular National Train 26-30 Railcard goes on selling. More than four million individuals will be entitled to the card, that will give up to some third from the price of leisure time journeys throughout Britain to get £30 per year. A minimum cost of £12 applies to many journeys produced before 10am Monday in order to Friday. You can purchase the railcard up to and including your day before your own 31st birthday celebration and keep utilizing it until the expiry day.

• thirty-one January It is that time associated with year once again: the deadline day for submitting your self-assessment tax come back online for your tax season ending five April 2018 (and with regard to paying any kind of tax owed). Remember that you will end up hit having a penalty associated with £100 in case your tax come back is up to 3 months late. You will need to pay more when it is later compared to that, or even if you are past due paying your own tax bill. Additionally, you will be billed interest upon late obligations.

• 29 Mar Brexit day time. If we accident out, it may be the most surprising day from the year economically, with predictions of the lb tumbling, home prices tanking, the stock exchange shrivelling plus inflation removing. But , hi, we get a new 50p coin in order to “commemorate” the united kingdom leaving the particular EU. This really is due to be given by the Regal Mint within the spring. The particular “Brexit coin” – because it was called by the Treasury – may bear what “Peace, wealth and companionship with all nations”. It will also take the date “29 March 2019”. But can 50p be worth 50p once we have left the particular bloc? Solutions on a postcard…

• Right at the end of Mar It will be easier to possess a flutter once the minimum expense for superior bonds is certainly cut through £100 in order to £25. Bondholders will also be in a position to set up standing up orders to get a minimum of £25 to save on a normal basis (currently the minimal is £50).

• one April Great news for many employees: the nationwide living income – that was introduced within April 2016 – increases from £7. 83 in order to £8. twenty one an hour. This is actually the statutory nationwide minimum income (established within 1999) for all those aged twenty five and more than. For twenty one to 24-year-olds, the minimal wage can be £7. 37 and will increase to £7. 70. The pace for eighteen to 20-year-olds will increase from £5. 90 in order to £6. fifteen, while the price for sixteen to 17-year-olds will increase from £4. 20 in order to £4. thirty-five.

• five April The final day from the 2018-19 taxes year. “If you haven’t taken advantage of this particular year’s Isa, junior Isa, lifetime Isa or yearly pension permitting, this is your own last chance to do so within the 2018-19 taxes year, ” says the particular investment company Hargreaves Lansdown.

• six April The essential personal allocation in England plus Wales may rise through £11, 850 to £12, 500 – which should imply more money within millions of people’s pockets. Within the October spending budget the government stated this £650 increase implies that in 2019-20 a typical basic-rate taxpayer are going to pay £130 much less tax within 2018-19. In the meantime, the starting place for forty percent higher-rate taxes will increase from £46, 350 in order to £50, 1000. That means an £860 cut within income tax – though increased national insurance policy contributions reduce the net obtain to regarding £520 annually. That’s since the national insurance policy upper profits limit can be linked to the higher-rate tax music group, meaning workers will now spend a 12% rate on the earnings among £46, three hundred and fifty and £50, 000 as opposed to the 2% formerly.

• six April Lots of people could be set for a shock whenever they open their own April spend packet and find out there is much less there compared to they were anticipating. This is because from the latest alter to the pensions “automatic enrolment” regime, needing all companies to immediately enrol entitled workers right into a workplace monthly pension into which usually both the employee and their own employer pay out some money. The entire minimum quantity paid within is currently 5% of being qualified earnings (typically 2 . 4% from the employee, 2% off their employer plus 0. 6% in taxes relief), yet on six April this can rise in order to 8% – typically 4% from the employee, 3% off their employer plus 1% within tax alleviation. Tom Selby at expense firm AJ Bell states: “Someone generating around £27, 000 plus paying within the auto-enrolment minimal will see their particular personal factor rise through about £500 this year in order to more than £850 in 2019-20. ”

• 6 04 The taxes crackdown upon landlords proceeds, with the arrives available for buy-to-let investors because of be decreased again. Property owners used to be capable of deduct home loan interest along with other finance-related expenses from their leasing income prior to calculating their own tax responsibility. However , this particular interest reduction is being cut from totally to absolutely no, with the alter being steadily phased between April 2017 and Apr 2020. Through April 2017, landlords can only counter 75% of the mortgage expenses against their particular profits – falling in order to 50% within April 2018. This will be reduce again in order to 25% upon 6 Apr (and after that to 0% in 04 2020). What is going to happen rather is that the tax on someone’s property income and any income resources will be totted up, and they’ll then end up being granted the “tax credit” worth twenty percent of the home loan interest price to counter against tax. The end result is going to be that the quantity of tax due by a few landlords can double as well as triple.

• 6 04 Those getting the full outdated basic condition pension will receive a weekly increase of £3. 25 per week, with their transaction rising through £125. ninety five to £129. 20. At the same time, the full brand new state monthly pension – for all those retiring through April 2016 onwards – will increase from £164. 35 in order to £168. sixty a week.

• 6 Apr The life time allowance to get pension cost savings will increase consistent with CPI pumpiing, rising through £1, 030, 000 in order to £1, 055, 000.

• 1 Might There is poor news in case you are one of the five hundred, 000-plus those who hold Nationwide Savings and Investments index-linked savings accreditation. From this time those people will discover their profits linked to the customer prices catalog (CPI) way of measuring inflation, as opposed to the retail costs index (RPI). This is significant because CPI is generally less than RPI. The particular change is going to be applied to most of maturing accreditation where the owner chooses in order to renew in to a new certification. Index-linked financial savings certificates haven’t been for sale since last year, but current holders can easily renew all of them when they adult. NS&I states the shift is prediction to cause a total preserving to the taxpayer of £610m over the following five yrs. That’s quite a big obtain and would seem to claim that on average, every certificate owner is set to reduce out on an overall total of £1, 200 appealing as a result of the particular change, supposing everyone restored on to the five-year phrase.

• twenty nine August The ultimate deadline designed for complaining about mis-sold payment safety insurance (PPI). So , within the words from the animatronic mind of Arnold Schwarzenegger (which featured inside a major marketing campaign aimed at increasing awareness), in case you haven’t place your issue in however, “make a choice, do it now! ”

• twenty nine November Dark Friday. One more opportunity for all of us to buy a lot more stuff all of us don’t actually need.

• thirty November Help-to-buy Isas will not be available in order to new savers after this day. “However, in case you already have one particular, you can maintain the account open up and keep on paying in it for another 10 years, and you have till 1 Dec 2030 in order to claim your own government reward, ” states Laura Suter at the expense firm AJ Bell. With this particular Isa, that is for new buyers, for each £200 a person save, the federal government will lead £50. You can generate a maximum of £3, 000 in the government by doing this.

• This short article was amended on fifteen January 2019 to add information regarding the “tax credit” really worth 20% associated with mortgage curiosity which will apply at landlords.


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