Laura Reynolds This Unexploded Device That Washed Up On The Banks Of The Thames Turned Out To Be Something Very Different… Image: Tower Hamlets Police An ‘unexploded bomb’ caused quite the kerfuffle by the Thames in Wapping this morning… until it turned out to be an old Christmas decoration. Tower Hamlets Police reported being called…

Image copyright PA Five banks have been fined €1.07bn (£935m) by the European Commission after traders clubbed together to rig the foreign exchange market. Four banks in the “Banana Split” cartel – Barclays, RBS, Citigroup and JP Morgan – were fined €811m in all. Three banks in the “Essex Express” cartel – Barclays and RBS…