Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick says the force will look into "potential breaches of Covid-19 regulations".
The amount of interest paid on government debt was the highest for a December on record.
Around 700 management roles will go as the firm struggles to cope with Covid-related absences.
A UK study aims to find out who will benefit most from a pill designed to treat Covid-19.
Our ability to understand Britain's history is at risk, warn archaeologists.