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Canadian fighting in Ukraine pleads for more equipment | Globalnews.ca

KHARKIV, Ukraine — Wearing a military uniform marked with with both the Ukrainian and Canadian flags, Matthew McGill pleaded for more support to fight Russia’s invasion. “We need equipment,” the Canadian Armed Forces veteran and member of Ukraine’s international legion said on Thursday. “The legion needs money to buy equipment.” “Any way you can help […]

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Palantir CEO Alex Karp on the difference between fighting with Peter Thiel and progressives

As U.S. companies and executives balance publicly addressing hot-button political topics, Palantir CEO Alex Karp said many still struggle with figuring out when they must speak out and when they shouldn’t. “Companies have a problem that it’s very hard for them to tether what they’re producing to a higher mission, and therefore they cannot exactly […]

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Gaming

Play Capcom Fighting Collection Now on Xbox – Xbox Wire

Rewind and relish in the retro! Capcom Fighting Collection is here for everyone to play 10 different fighting games that will transport them back to the arcades of the ’90s. Since it’s 2022, Capcom Fighting Collection also has new features and updated settings to deliver a modern feel to these classics. All 10 games have […]

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Ronnie Wood: Star said beating two ‘scary’ cancers has ‘taken a lot of fighting’ – signs

He was less open about his second, small-cell cancer, however. In an interview with The Sun last year, he said: “I’ve had cancer two different ways now. “I had lung cancer in 2017 and I had small-cell more recently that I fought in the last lockdown.” Small cell cancers can occur in different parts of […]

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‘Russia will lose!’ UK army chief launches fighting talk speech ahead of NATO summit

Speaking to the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) land warfare conference in London, Chief of the General Staff, General Sir Patrick Sanders said the conflict in Ukraine was heralding a “paradigm shift” regarding how NATO responds to a crisis. Yesterday, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg announced the expansion of the alliance’s troops from 40,000-strong to 300,000, […]

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Kharkiv resident betrayed by ‘brainwashed’ Russian colleagues fighting for Putin

The battle for Kharkiv, Ukraine’s second city, is explored in Channel 4’s investigative series, ‘Dispatches’ tonight. Narrated by Cate Blanchett, the series uses footage of Russia’s attacks on Ukraine filmed by those who witnessed them first-hand. Civilians and emergency workers who experienced Putin’s onslaught on Ukraine help explain the horrors of war. A camera crew […]

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Supreme Court rejects Apple’s bid to continue fighting over two Qualcomm patents

The Supreme Court declined Apple’s bid (pdf) for a hearing over two Qualcomm patents (US Patent No. 7,844,037 and US Patent No. 8,683,362) that were part of lawsuits filed in 2017, claiming infringement by Apple’s iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watches. Reuters points out that Apple and Qualcomm’s 2019 settlement of a worldwide legal battle over […]

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Ukrainian city of Severodonetsk now ‘completely under Russian occupation’ after months of fighting

“The [Russians] appointed a commandant. But the city is so destroyed that it will be difficult for people to cope with this situation,” said military administration chief Oleksandr Striuk. Regional military officials said Friday that the last troops in Severodonetsk had been ordered to leave, as it was impossible to keep defending their positions. This effectively […]

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Liz Cheney, fighting for political survival, seeks crossover support from Wyoming Democrats

Two people familiar with the matter confirmed to CNN that Cheney has made overtures to Democrats in her state, both through targeted mailers outlining the steps someone would need to take to switch party affiliation and on her campaign website, which now features an FAQ on how to “change my party affiliation to register as […]

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Fighting entering ‘fearsome climax’ in key regions, says Ukraine

The battle for two key cities in eastern Ukraine is edging towards “a fearsome climax”, an adviser to the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, has said, as the war in Ukraine enters its fourth month on Friday. Russia’s efforts to capture Sievierodonetsk and Lysychansk – the two remaining cities under Ukrainian control in Luhansk – have […]