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Sopra Steria Group: Weekly Disclosure of Transactions in Own Shares From November 16th to 19th, 2020

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PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: Pursuant to implementing Directive of Commission Regulation (EC) No. 596/2014 of 16 April 2014 on the abuses of market and in accordance with Article 241-4 of the AMF General Regulation, Sopra Steria Group (Paris:SOP) hereby discloses the transactions in its own shares carried out on 17 November 2020: Trading day Type of […]

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Cost of failing Test and Trace hits £22bn – and Boris Johnson still defends it

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Boris Johnson insists the Government’s failing Test and Trace system does provide “value” for money as its total budget soared to £22 billion. The Prime Minister admitted there had been “teething problems” but defended the eye-watering cost of the centrally-run scheme which has been heavily criticised for its failings. About four in 10 contacts of […]

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Secret Service asks agents about full-time transfer to guarding Donald Trump at Mar-a-Lago

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Secret Service asks agents about transferring full-time to guarding Trump at Mar-a-Lago – revealing the agency is preparing for president’s post-White House life The Secret Service is asking agents in President Donald Trump’s detail if they’re interested in relocating to Palm Beach, Florida where Mar-a-Lago is located  ABC News reported on this development, which shows […]

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Global Superstars BTS Team Up With Iconic MapleStory Games in Brand New Collaboration

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–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nexon America Inc.: Social Media: About MapleStory https://maplestory.nexon.net MapleStory is one of the largest and most active free-to-play, side-scrolling MMORPGs with over 13 million registered players from its Global services alone out of a total seven MapleStory services around the world. First released in North America in May 2005, the game continues to grow […]

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OnCourse Learning and Timea’s Cause Launch Educational Portal Aimed at Fighting Pandemic-Driven Growth in Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking

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BROOKFIELD, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OnCourse Learning, a leading provider of regulatory and compliance education solutions for the mortgage and financial sectors, and Timea’s Cause, a Toronto-based advocacy organization focused on the fight against human trafficking, are today announcing the launch of an innovative online education platform dedicated to fighting modern slavery and human trafficking in all its […]

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Eagle Capital Growth Fund Declares Year-End Distribution of $0.55 Per Share

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MILWAUKEE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eagle Capital Growth Fund, Inc. (“Fund”) (NYSE American: GRF) today declared a year-end cash distribution of $0.55 per share. The record date for this distribution is December 4, 2020, and the payment date is December 22, 2020. On a preliminary basis, this distribution represents a combination of net investment income of $0.0644 per share […]

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Mary Kay to Support Sea Turtle Conservation Efforts and Promote Sustainable Eco-tourism Practices With the Nature Conservancy in the Solomon Islands

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DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This November, Mary Kay Inc. is excited to announce its partnership with The Nature Conservancy to protect the critically endangered species of hawksbill sea turtles through the fostering of female-led ecotourism in the Solomon Islands. Through this collaboration with The Nature Conservancy, Mary Kay will support the skills development of a local women’s group, […]

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SHAREHOLDER ACTION ALERT: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Berry Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

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LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Berry Corporation (“Berry” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: BRY) violations of the federal securities laws. Investors who purchased the Company’s shares pursuant and/or traceable to the Company’s July 26, 2018 initial public offering (the “IPO”), […]

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DWTS Season 29 Names a Winner – E! Online

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Only the last five minutes of the finale were spent giving results, and the rest of it was spent dancing.  While former cast members watched from the rafters, the finalists re-performed dances from earlier in the season and then showed off their freestyles, all of which were incredible. Kaitlyn went with a Moulin Rouge theme […]

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Gilead Sciences to Present at the 3rd Annual Evercore ISI HealthCONx Conference on Wednesday, December 2, 2020

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FOSTER CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) announced today that Johanna Mercier, Chief Commercial Officer, and Merdad Parsey, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer, will participate in a fireside chat at the 3rd Annual Evercore ISI HealthCONx Conference on Wednesday, December 2 at 11:20 a.m. Eastern Time. The live webcast can be accessed at the […]

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    DWTS Season 29 Names a Winner – E! Online

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    Only the last five minutes of the finale were spent giving results, and the rest of it was spent dancing.  While former cast members watched from the rafters, the finalists re-performed dances from earlier in the season and then showed off their freestyles, all of which were incredible. Kaitlyn went with a Moulin Rouge theme […]

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    ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Winners Through the Years

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    DWTS Winners Through the Years Mirrorball mania! Every year since 2005, TV, movie, music, and sports stars have battled it out in the ballroom for a chance at glory on Dancing With the Stars. Celebs including Kim Kardashian, Kelly Osbourne, and Kirstie Alley have waltzed, tangoed, and cha-cha-cha’d their hearts out, only to come up […]

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    Jeannie Mai Returns to ‘DWTS’ After Emergency Throat Surgery

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    On the mend! Jeannie Mai returned to Dancing With the Stars three weeks after undergoing emergency throat surgery. The Real cohost, 41, was among the season 29 contestants in attendance during the Monday, November 23, finale episode. During the show, host Tyra Banks gave Mai a shout-out before cameras cut to the TV personality in […]

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    Nigella Lawson divides food fans again with egg on leftover pizza breakfast

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    TELLY chef Nigella Lawson has divided food fans again — by suggesting breakfast of an egg on leftover pizza. Nigella, 60, posted a picture of her dream brekkie on Instagram. 2 Nigella Lawson has divided foodies again after her buttering toast tipsCredit: BBC 2 Nigella posted a picture of her breakfast – leftover pizza with […]

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    ‘DWTS’ Finalist Nev Schulman Reveals He and His Wife Had COVID-19

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    Feeling good! Nev Schulman revealed how his positive COVID-19 diagnosis earlier this year affected his time on Dancing With the Stars. The Catfish host, 36, revealed earlier this month that he and his wife, Laura Perlongo, tested positive for the coronavirus in March. He explained that the lingering side effects of “COVID toes,” which The […]

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    Four Weddings and a Funeral voted No.1 most rewatchable film

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    FOUR Weddings and a Funeral has been voted the No.1 rewatchable film of all time in the BFI’s top 50 list. Actors John Hannah and Simon Callow celebrated its success 26 years after its release with a photoshoot at the same location as the Charles and Carrie “I love you” scene from the movie. 2 […]

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    Coleen Rooney & sons smile for adorable Xmas snaps

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    COLEEN Rooney looks a picture of happiness with her sons as they all wear matching pyjamas for a festive photoshoot. She beamed in this snap with Kai, ten, Klay, seven, Kit, four, and two-year-old Cass. Football hubby Wayne, 35, did not feature in the shots. 6 Coleen Rooney and her sons pose in matching red […]

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    Jersey Shore’s Vinny Spotted With Love & Hip Hop Star – E! Online

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    Vinny Guadagnino might be taking a new shot at love. The 33-year-old Jersey Shore star was spotted getting dinner with Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood‘s Nikki Mudarris at Matsuhisa in Beverly Hills on Sunday, Nov. 22.  Nikki wore a turtleneck top with a diamond necklace, while Vinny had on a dark jacket with white Nikes. The duo attempted to go undercover […]

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    Games Inbox: Has the PS5 lived up to expectations?

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    Astro’s Playroom – everyone loves Astro (pic: Sony) The Tuesday Inbox is fed up of global shortages of anything gaming related, as one reader is unimpressed by the Capcom Retro Station. To join in with the discussions yourself email [email protected] Satisfied customerSo I’ve had most of the weekend to play my PlayStation 5 and have […]

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    'DWTS' Finale Live Blog: Who Will Take Home the Mirrorball?

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    Time for the mirrorball! The four remaining pairs will dance for the title of Dancing With the Stars season 29 winner on the Monday, November 23, finale. Kaitlyn Bristowe and Artem Chigvintsev, Nev Schulman and Jenna Johnson, Justina Machado and Sasha Farber and Nelly and Daniella Karagach are each set to perform two dances on […]

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      China launch most advanced moon mission yet from South China Sea island amid US tensions

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      CHINA has successfully launched its Chang’e-5 on a mission to collect samples from the Moon, an effort that prompted Nasa to ‘hope China shares its data’ with the international community. See original article

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      Google Maps Street View: 'Unsettling' giant beast spotted at US campsite in viral photo

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      GOOGLE Maps Street View was intended to be utilised as a serious internet tool which helps users navigate the roads of the world from ground level, however, it sometimes throws up some very silly scenes indeed. See original article

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      COVID-19 testing can’t guarantee a safe Thanksgiving. Here’s why.

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      Even a negative test result cannot make a Thanksgiving gathering completely risk-free. (Unsplash/) After an unprecedented surge in new cases of COVID-19 over the past several weeks, on November 19 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged Americans not to travel for Thanksgiving. At the briefing—the agency’s first in months—officials emphasized that the safest […]

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      Astronomers name Earth's second-known minimoon – a car-sized rock that orbited 3 years

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      ASTRONOMERS have named a tiny space rock that orbited our planet as the second-ever minimoon known to be caught in Earth’s gravity. See original article

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      NASA news: Hubble detected flash so bright scientists struggled to explain it – 'Amazing'

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      NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has detected a burst of energy so bright, astronomers were stumped in trying to explain it. See original article

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      Methane Hits Record High in Atmosphere as Fossil Fuel Companies Diverge

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      More than 60 oil and gas companies committed to a new framework today to report methane emissions as the United Nations reported that atmospheric levels of the greenhouse gas reached a record high. The plan from the Climate & Clean Air Coalition’s Oil and Gas Methane Partnership (OGMP) tasks companies with reporting methane emissions from both their […]

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      Ancient egypt: Secrets of mummy's portrait exposed under microscope after 1,800 years

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      ANALYSIS of an ancient speck of paint has exposed the secrets of a portrait buried alongside an Egyptian mummy more than 1,800 years ago. See original article

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      Honeybees can fly sideways to fit through tight gaps

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      By Leah Crane The buff-tailed bumblebee (Bombus terrestris)Frank Bienewald/Alamy Bumblebees change their flight patterns differently when they have to pass through a tight space based on their size, indicating that they have some idea of their own size and shape despite their simple nervous systems. To test whether bees are aware of their size, Sridhar Ravi […]

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      Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War Nuketown map release date, launch time and Weapon Bundle

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      CALL of Duty Black Ops Cold War gets its first big content update this week, as Nuketown makes its much-needed debut in multiplayer. See original article

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      Oxford, AstraZeneca say COVID-19 vaccine up to 90 percent effective

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      A COVID-19 vaccine made by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford appears to prevent illness and may cut down on transmission of the coronavirus. In studies of more than 22,000 people in the United Kingdom and Brazil, the vaccine was 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19 when people got a half dose of the vaccine […]

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        Ready for kick-off! Key talking points of the A-League draw – FTBL

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        MAJOR TALKING POINTS FOR THE 2020-21 A-LEAGUE FIXTURE INTERSTATE TRAVEL League bosses have scheduled matches to be played across the country, including Perth, in anticipation of relaxed border restrictions between states by the time the competition starts on December 27. Glory don’t play until mid-January but will be hoping their state government either grants them […]

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        England footballer James Tarkowski surprises leukaemia sufferer, ten, and pal with PlayStation 5 consoles

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        ENGLAND footie star James Tarkowski has delighted a ten-year-old leukaemia sufferer and his pal by handing them the latest PlayStation 5 consoles worth £450 each. The Burnley defender, 28, delivered the gifts to Hughie Higginson and Freddie Xavi, nine. 3 Burnley defender James Tarkowski delighted a ten-year-old leukaemia sufferer and his pal with new PS5 […]

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        Burnley beats Crystal Palace 1-0 for first win in EPL

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        BURNLEY, England (AP) Burnley finally claimed its first victory in the English Premier League on Monday, 1-0 against a Crystal Palace missing star forward Wilfried Zaha after he tested positive for the coronavirus. Chris Wood scored in the eighth minute, latching onto a neat flick by strike partner Jay Rodriguez and sidefooting powerfully past goalkeeper […]

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        Aston Villa fans top list of hate crime reports during 2019-20 season

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        Aston Villa fans were reported for alleged hate crimes on more occasions than supporters of any other club in the 2019-20 season, according to Home Office data. Fans of the midlands club were reported on 13 occasions, data obtained by the PA news agency under a Freedom of Information request shows. They were reported for […]

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        Man Utd legend Wayne Rooney reveals the biggest disappointment he saw at Old Trafford

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        Ravel Morrison failed to reach his potential (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images) Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney has bemoaned Ravel Morrison’s failure to reach his full potential during his career by insisting the midfielder should have been ‘top level’. Morrison, 27, was once ranked as the hottest prospect in world football, with […]

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        Preston’s Darnell Fisher facing three-game ban as FA charge defender for ‘grabbing Callum Paterson’s genitals’

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        PRESTON’S Darnell Fisher is facing a three-game ban after being charged by the FA for ‘grabbing a player’s genitals.’ Fisher was allegedly caught by match footage grabbing at the genital area of Callum Paterson during Preston’s 1-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday. 1 This still from the game appears to show Darnell Fisher grabbing […]

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        Jack Charlton’s son says Ireland icon was ‘lucky in life and lucky in death’ as he died before dementia fully took hold

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        JACK CHARLTON’S son says his dad was ‘lucky in life and lucky in death’ as he died before his dementia fully took hold of him. Son John told RTE that the Ireland legend’s final days were still quite happy and that there was a sense of relief among the family that he had died from […]

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        Tyson Fury defends treating his wife Paris to lavish designer presents as they celebrate 12th wedding anniversary

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        TYSON FURY has appeared to defend splashing the cash on his wife Paris as the couple celebrate their 12th wedding anniversary. Paris, who was recently a guest panellist on the hit ITV show Loose Women, uploaded a video of gifts received from her boxing champion hubby. 6 Tyson Fury and Paris are celebrating 12 years […]

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        How much money does boxing legend have and how much is he making from Mike Tyson fight?

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        ROY JONES JR enjoyed a glittering and lucrative boxing career – but it’s about to get a whole lot sweeter. The former world heavyweight champion takes on arguably the most famous boxer to ever live in Mike Tyson on November 28, in an eight-round exhibition fight. 4 Roy Jones Jr has not fought for over […]

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        Report suggests Neil Lennon won’t quit Celtic as pressure mounts on Hoops boss

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        A report has claimed Neil Lennon will not walk out on Celtic as the under-pressure boss looks to battle back from a tough start to the season. The Hoops are now 11 points behind rivals Rangers in the Scottish Premiership after the weekend’s draw at Hibs, though they do hold two games in hand. But […]

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          Donald Trump Jr shares bizarre video of POTUS ‘fighting’ Biden after coronavirus BOMBSHELL

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          DONALD TRUMP JR shared an edited video of his father appearing to beat up President-elect Joe Biden in a bar showdown. See original article

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          The Walking Dead spoilers: Masked stranger's identity revealed in extended season 10

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          THE WALKING DEAD will finally reveal the identity of the mysterious masked stranger introduced in the delayed season ten finale. See original article

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          The Mystery of Male Pregnancy and Birth in Seahorses

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          Across the animal kingdom, it’s usually females — the sex that produces the eggs — that gets pregnant or plays the biggest role in caring for those eggs after they are fertilized. Why this is true is still an evolutionary mystery, one that the researchers in Camilla Whittington’s lab at the University of Sydney, Australia, […]

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          SNP's Blackford forced to delete tweet as he's accused of 'stoking anti-English sentiment'

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          IAN BLACKFORD has been forced into a humiliating climbdown after he wrongly accused a photographer of breaking travel restrictions by visiting Scotland during lockdown. See original article

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          Earth’s second minimoon was the size of a car and came within 8,100 miles of Earth

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          Earth grabbed its second minimoon this year that was orbiting the planet for 2.7 years and now, scientists have revealed intricate details of the cosmic visitor. Using data collected with the Lowell Discovery Telescope, astronomers determined 2020 CDE, or CD3, is nearly five feet in diameter – about the size of a car – and […]

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          Facebook ‘Drives’ lets users collect clothing, food, and other essentials for those in need

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          Facebook launches new ‘Drives’ feature to help users collect clothing, food and other essentials for donations this the holiday season The feature creates a goal tracker others can see and contribute to Drive appears in your Timeline and Newsfeed, as well as on Facebook’s Community Help hub  On Giving Tuesday, Facebook will match eligible donations […]

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          PS5 restock: Bad news as PlayStation 5 resellers grab crucial Sony stock

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          PS5 restock options aren’t expected to improve greatly for the rest of 2020, with a new report revealing how resellers have managed to score crucial Sony stock. See original article

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          TypeScript 4.1 arrives with template literal types

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          TypeScript 4.1, an upgrade to Microsoft’s popular open source language that adds types to JavaScript, is now available as a production release. The upgrade features template literal types and a multitude of other improvements. The template literal type has the same syntax as template literal strings in JavaScript except it is used in type positions. […]

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          Conservatives tend to favor personal experience over scientific expertise, study reveals 

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          Conservatives are more likely to put anecdotal experience and empirical evidence on equal footing, according to a recent study. Researchers presented nearly 1,000 participants with articles debunking popular theories on gambling, new age medicine and personality tests. Although all the articles included scientific experts disproving the theory, they also included dissenting opinions from non-experts who […]

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          Bill Gates: ‘Almost all’ coronavirus vaccines will work by February

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          Bill Gates is feeling optimistic about coronavirus vaccine development. The first two vaccine candidates likely to receive FDA authorization, one from Pfizer and one from Moderna, appear to be 95 percent effective against the virus. But the Microsoft co-founder and co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation also has high hopes for vaccines that haven’t yet made […]

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