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Apple has ended imports of gold and tungsten from Russia

Apple Inc. is no longer importing gold and tungsten from Russia, the company has confirmed to MarketWatch. The tech giant uses a range of materials, including gold, tungsten and the metal tantalum in its products. However, the role of Russian locations in its supply chain had come under scrutiny. In a report this week, the […]

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Pets

Washburn: Domestic Cats: cuddly pets or vicious killers? Or both?

Lowell Washburn Special to the Globe Gazette Clear, cool, and calm, it was a perfect morning for bow hunting spring turkeys. Although I knew there were turkeys in this particular woodland, I failed to hear any sunrise gobbling. Moving to a nearby clearing, I popped up my blind where I’d previously enjoyed success. Before crawling […]

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Technology

Vietnam enterprises hold 20 percent of domestic cloud market share | Sci-Tech | Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

Hoang Van Ngoc, Director of Viettel IDC, speaks at the summit. (Photo: laodongthudo.vn) Hanoi (VNS/VNA) – Vietnamese enterprises only account for about 20 percent of the cloud computing market share. The Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Summit 2022 took place recently in Hanoi, as information and communication infrastructure plays an increasingly important role in digital, […]

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Business

United Airlines will cut 12% of domestic Newark flights to help tame delays

A United Airlines passenger airplane is landing on Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, New Jersey, on January 19, 2022. Tayfun Coskun | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images United Airlines will cut about 50 daily flights from Newark Liberty International Airport next month in an effort to reduce delays that have disrupted travelers’ plans this […]

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US

‘He was ambushed’: Spartanburg County deputy dies after being shot while responding to call

A South Carolina deputy has died after being shot while responding to a domestic call, according to Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger. Deputy Austin Derek Aldridge, 25, died just before 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night “from an injury received after being ambushed,” Clevenger said. “Please keep the family of Deputy Aldridge and his extended family at […]

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Technology

VN enterprises hold 20 per cent of domestic cloud market share

VIETNAM, June 20 – Hoàng Văn Ngọc, Director of Viettel IDC, speaks at the summit. — Photo laodongthudo.vn HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese enterprises only account for about 20 per cent of the cloud computing market share. The Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Summit 2022 took place in Hà Nội this week, as information and communication […]

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Business

Pixar’s ‘Lightyear’ snares $51 million in domestic opening

Chris Evans voices Buzz Lightyear in Pixar’s “Lightyear.” Disney Pixar’s “Lightyear” rocketed to a $51 million domestic opening, the best performance of an animated feature since the pandemic began. Internationally, the Disney film tallied $34.6 million in ticket sales, bringing its global haul to $85.6 million. The animated film’s performance, while strong for a pandemic […]

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Business

What’s Behind American Decline: Domestic Dysfunction

As the golden light bled from the Los Angeles sky one evening last week, a mariachi band played at a rooftop cocktail party for corporate executives and government officials from a couple dozen countries. They had gathered on the eve of the Summit of the Americas, an every-few-years meeting that would begin in the city […]

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Canada

Ottawa set to announce an end to vaccine mandates for domestic travel, outbound flights | CBC News

The federal government is set to announce an end to the COVID-19 vaccine mandates Tuesday for domestic travel on planes and trains, as well as outbound international travel, CBC News has learned. Sources with direct knowledge of the decision told CBC News that the government may reinstate the vaccine requirement if there’s a new variant of the virus. CBC […]

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Business

‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ nabs $143.3 million in domestic opening, ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ adds $50 million

DeWanda Wise and Laura Dern star in Universal’s “Jurassic World: Dominion.” Universa “Jurassic World: Dominion” roared to the top of the domestic box office over the weekend, generating more than $143 million in ticket sales during its debut. Internationally, the film has secured around $245.8 million since opening earlier this month, bringing its global tally […]