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BEIJING (AP) — Dafne Schippers completed an incredible switch from heptathlete to sprinter by winning the 200-meter world title Friday, denying Jamaica its fourth gold medal in the two fastest races on the track.
HSBC said about 275,000 transactions had been affected by problems which prevented some of its business customers making payments on Friday, resulting in thousands of Britons not receiving their wages. "There has been a fault in the information used to process some payments from HSBC business customers. About 275,000 payments have been affected including payments to customers of other banks," an HSBC spokesperson said.