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Sports

Horse hit by van before race in France before claiming amazing win

A horse was hit by a van before a race at a meeting in France in dramatic scenes, before managing to recover to claim a stunning victory at a meeting in Compiegne. The incident was captured in footage broadcast to racing fans in the UK appearing to show two horses colliding with the vehicle, but […]

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UK

Norwegian Cruise Line Faces Lawsuit Claiming High 401(k) Fees

Cruise company NCL Corp. Ltd. mismanages its $219 million 401(k) plan through high fees and poorly performing investment options, according to a proposed class action filed Friday in the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida. The NCL plan offered overly expensive share classes of multiple plan investments, even though identical investments were […]

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Automotive

Donald Trump attacks EVs claiming they’re ‘twice as expensive’

The former American President claimed that when he was in power, fuel was $1.87 (£1.61) per gallon, which attracted cheers from the Pennsylvania crowd. Donald Trump was appearing at a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in a bid to boost support for the Republican Senate candidates on Sunday. He said: “We weren’t talking about going to […]

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Finance

Six myths that stop state pensioners from claiming £4,428

Attendance Allowance is paid to Britons who are state pension age and above to help them pay for additional support. It could be worth £369 a month yet it is the most underclaimed UK benefit with 3.4 million people missing out, figures from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) show. There are two million […]

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Finance

Claiming carer’s allowance could affect other DWP benefits – check now

Benefits affected include council tax reduction, state pension and Pension Credit. Before making a claim, it is important for people to know how this may change any existing benefits they may get. Carer’s Allowance gives unpaid carers an extra £69.70 a week. The benefit is administered by The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and […]

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Science

Zero Acre Farms Unveils “Cultured Oil,” Claiming That It’s the Best Cooking Oil for the Environment

And on top of that, vegetable oil is a pretty wasteful product, as only the fat is used, and the rest of the fruit or seed may be discarded For instance, 5,200 to 8,000 olives (about 11 pounds) are needed to make just 1 quart (32 ounces) of extra virgin olive oil, as per Mashed. […]

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Finance

PIP: Britons claiming may be eligible for other benefits including discounts & extra cash

People can also apply for a badge if they care for a child with a health condition that affects their mobility.  Claimants who are able to travel can also receive discounts on their bus and train tickets. PIP claimants can apply for the Disabled person railcard if they are blind, partially blind, deaf or unable […]

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Finance

Carer’s Allowance: How claiming can affect your State Pension and other DWP benefits

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is urging Britons to check their eligibility for state support as the cost of living crisis continues. Carers Allowance is paid to people who provide care for someone for at least 35 hours a week. If people are eligible it could add an extra £3,624 a year to […]

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Finance

Attendance allowance: The top myths that stop people from claiming £369 DWP a month

Readers have been telling Express.co.uk how they find the process for claiming DWP benefits over complicated. 77-year-old Lynda said she struggled to apply for Attendance Allowance for her mother. Her and her husband spent an entire weekend filling out the forms which they say were unnecessarily complicated. Lynda, 77, said she struggled to apply for Attendance Allowance […]

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Finance

Claiming Carer’s Allowance could affect other DWP benefits – don’t get caught out

Campaigners are urging people to check their entitlement to benefits as millions struggle amid the cost of living crisis. The worry is that some people could be put off applying for Carer’s Allowance as they believe it will affect their entitlement to other DWP benefits. Claiming Carer’s Allowance could affect Britons’ entitlement to state benefits […]