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Senator asks Apple and Google to ban TikTok from their app stores

TikTok is facing yet another call from a prominent lawmaker for the app’s ban, Colorado Senator Michael Bennet, a Democrat who sits on the Senate Intelligence Committee, sent to Apple and Google urging the companies to ban TikTok from their respective app stores. In the letter, Bennet says that “TikTok, in its current form, [is] […]

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San Francisco asks California regulators to halt or slow the

San Francisco city officials have sent letters to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) asking to slow or halt the expansion of Cruise and Waymo robotaxi services in the city, NBC News has reported. San Francisco Transportation Authority (SFTA) officials wrote that unlimited expansion would be “unreasonable” in light of recent safety incidents in which […]

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US

Crypto YouTuber Asks Web3 Community to Accumulate More Ether

  A popular crypto Youtuber asks the crypto community to accumulate more . Crypto enthusiasts expressed concerns that the ETH is becoming more centralized. Ethereum trades at $1,591, with barely 2.5% growth in the last seven days. Lark Davis, a popular crypto Youtuber, is asking the crypto community to accumulate more Ethereum (ETH) tokens. Davis […]

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Canada

Caribou summit asks a burning question: What’s the future of the

The Porcupine caribou is one of the few barren-ground herds in the circumpolar world that remains strong and healthy — and the communities who rely on it want to make sure it stays that way.  This was the key takeaway from a three-day Caribou Summit held in Fort McPherson, N.W.T., last week. Organized by the […]

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UK

Grandmother asks for hourly rate for looking after granddaughter

A woman was left shocked when her mother asked for an hourly rate of pay to look after her granddaughter. The mother, who withheld her name, was struggling to find childcare for her newborn and asked her mother, the grandmother of her daughter, for help. But she was shocked when her mother came back with […]

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Canada

Dad of B.C. man who died after leaving psychiatric hospital asks

WARNING: This story contains distressing details.  Aaron Sanio’s friends and family say he was always open and honest about his struggles with mental illness — and about his commitment to getting better. “He was fully aware of how ill he was, and he shared that with me. He used to say, ‘Dad, I would rather […]

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UK

Hospital asks for patient families to ‘assist with mealtimes’

A hospital has asked patient’s families to step in during nursing strikes this week to help deliver services in a move described as “very dangerous” by campaigners. This post is originally appeared on Express UK Related Content Interactive map shows where house prices plummeting the most Prince Harry dubbed Meghan’s ‘third child’ as experts poke […]

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Serbia asks Russia to end recruitment of its people for Ukraine

BELGRADE, Jan 17 (Reuters) – Russia should halt its efforts to recruit Serbs to fight alongside its Wagner paramilitary group in Ukraine, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said. Vucic criticised Russia’s websites and social media groups for publishing advertisements in the Serbian language in which the Wagner group calls volunteers to join its ranks. “Why do […]

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Canada

P.E.I. premier asks Ottawa to drop Confederation Bridge toll to

Prince Edward Island Premier Dennis King is calling on the federal government to support reducing the toll on the Confederation Bridge by 60 per cent, so that it sits at $20 by September.  King spoke with federal officials about decreasing the amount it costs to cross the bridge to New Brunswick in November, and then sent a letter on Dec. […]

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World

Tate gallery teaching guidance asks for

A national art gallery has shared advice to teachers asking them not to use the pronouns “she” and “he” and to ask primary school pupils to draw pictures relating to their “bodies and sexualities”. Tate galleries, which oversees the prestigious Tate Modern and Tate Britain, offered the educational guidance created by artist Linda Stupart, who […]