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Science

Here’s How NASA Determines Which Applicants Make It to Be Astronauts

Many children grow up gazing up at the night sky, dreaming of becoming astronauts who boldly go to the Moon – and beyond. But in order to get that elusive job, would-be astronauts must make it through a competitive selection process. For NASA’s 2021 class of astronauts, the space agency said it chose just 10 […]

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Canada

Should applicants be paid for job interviews? | CBC Radio

Cost of Living4:31Should we pay people to do job interviews? Looking for a job can take as much time and effort as actually working, and that has some players in the job market calling for potential employees to be paid for their time. Consider the amount of effort put into a job application: For every position […]

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UK

IIHF – Three applicants for 2027

The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has received application letters to host the 2027 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship from three countries, in alphabetical order: Germany, Kazakhstan and Norway.   Germany applies for the 2027 edition with venues to be announced later following the end of the national bidding process. Germany hosted the IIHF Ice […]

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Health

Applicants sought for Jackson County Pioneer Society – Seymour Tribune

The Jackson County History Center is at 105 N. Sugar St., Brownstown. Zach Spicer | The Tribune The Jackson County Pioneer Society recognizes any person showing direct descent from someone living in the county in one of four time periods. They are before 1820 (First Families), 1820 to 1850 (Founders), 1851 to 1880 (Settlers) and […]

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Finance

PIP applicants issued ‘important warning’ to follow to make sure claim isn’t rejected

Paid by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), PIP is a non-means tested benefit and means that the aspect that is taken into account when deciding a person’s eligibility is their disability or condition and how it affects their life. To get financial help, the DWP has to do an assessment in order to […]

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Gaming

New York law requires gun permit applicants to submit social media accounts for review | Engadget

As of September 1st, New York residents who want to carry concealed handguns will need to submit their accounts as part of their permit application. They’ll need to provide details of active and inactive accounts from the previous three years, along with at least four references. The accounts will be used to review the applicant’s […]

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US

‘I’m worried’: Omaha police union president says department getting low number of applicants

An Omaha police recruitment video asks the question,”Would you like to be part of the best law enforcement agency the nation has to offer?”Not as many people are saying yes. “It’s a little scary. I’m going to be honest, I’m a little worried,” said Tony Conner, president of the Omaha Police Officer’s Association.Conner’s worried because […]

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US

More than a dozen applicants interested in the job after former Hudson mayor’s infamous ice fishing comments

HUDSON, Ohio (WOIO) – You may remember hearing some controversial remarks from Hudson’s mayor at a city council meeting last month. He called it quits after making local and national headlines. “If you open this up to ice fishing, while on the surface it sounds good, then what happens next year?” he said. “If you […]

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Celebrities

Love Island psychologist Honey Langcaster-James shares advice for applicants

Former Love Island psychologist Honey Langcaster-James has shared her advice for applicants who have their sights set on the series. Honey, who is the founder of On Set Welfare which has worked behind the scenes of reality shows including Channel 4’s The Circle, Made in Chelsea and Big Brother on Channel 5, exclusively revealed to […]

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Finance

Carer's Allowance applicants given tip on how they can 'receive payments sooner'

Carer’s Allowance is a payment a person may be able to get if they provide 35 hours per week of care for someone who gets certain benefits. The full list of benefits can be found under the eligibility section on the Government website, and it includes Attendance Allowance or the daily living component of Personal […]