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From Congress to the red carpet! These celebrities are related to political figures

The iconic Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe was romantically linked to the former US President John F. Kennedy, but she was connected to two other Presidents family-wise. According to CBS, Monroe is a ninth cousin, once removed, from George H. W. Bush, as well as ninth cousin, twice removed, from his son George W. Bush. Source […]

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US

Uvalde under scrutiny: What we know about the key figures connected to the shooting response

Title: Director of the Texas Department of Public Safety (appointed by Gov. Greg Abbott) His connection to the massacre: McCraw leads the state agency investigating the law enforcement response to the Uvalde mass shooting. His agency includes the Texas Rangers, an investigative branch of the Texas DPS. McCraw called the police response “an abject failure […]

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UK

Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA (NAS) – Traffic Figures for July 2022 | MarketScreener

Norwegian had over 2.2 million passengers in July, the highest number since the outbreak of the pandemic. Norwegian operated 99.7 percent of its scheduled flights with a load factor of close to 95 percent, the highest in several years. “This has been a great summer for Norwegian. In July, we had the highest load factor […]

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UK

EBU Members on a high after record UEFA Women’s EURO TV viewing figures

UEFA via Getty Images © UEFA 2022 EBU Members scored record TV viewing figures for the UEFA Women’s EURO England 2022, which culminated with a 2-1 victory for England over Germany in extra time of the final at Wembley Stadium on Sunday night. Over the course of the competition, EBU Members showed a cumulative total […]

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UK

‘Give them damehoods!’: Public figures demand rewards and honours for victorious Lionesses

And on top of New Year gongs, the Euro 2022 champions – many earning in a year what a male Premier League star does in a week – are set to receive new sponsorship opportunities, a Royal reception and hometown accolades. The Prime Minister stressed he “definitely” wants England to have “the recognition they deserve” […]

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UK

Lockdown mental health issues among children soar, new figures

This is up from 97,956 in the 2018-19 academic year, the last full school year before the pandemic began. The increase, of 30 percent, appears to confirm fears that lockdowns, disruption to schooling and the stress of the pandemic have had a devastating effect on young people. The data was published as part of a […]

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Entertainment

Fancy-schmancy ‘Succession’ got more Emmy nods than gritty ‘Yellowstone.’ Figures . . . | Opinion

“Yellowstone” might be America’s most-watched television series, but that didn’t matter to Emmy Awards voters. For all its drama, sex and, well, Kevin Costner, the Montana-set show got snubbed in this year’s nominations, leaving everyone — including Vanity Fair — to wonder, what gives? “Yellowstone” boasts stunning scenery and enough family drama to satisfy Shakespeare. […]

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Entertainment

Fancy-schmancy ‘Succession’ got more Emmy nods than gritty ‘Yellowstone.’ Figures . . . | Opinion

OPINION AND COMMENTARY Editorials and other Opinion content offer perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent from the work of our newsroom reporters. The HBO drama “Succession” received 25 Emmy nominations this year. HBO “Yellowstone” might be America’s most-watched television series, but that didn’t matter to Emmy Awards voters. For all its […]

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Sports

England women’s Euro 2022 Spain win eclipses Novak Djokovic vs Nick Kyrgios figures

“After that, they were pushing for another goal. For fans in the stadium and for those watching on TV, I think it was an incredible game. The fans in the stadium were so behind us, it was an incredible experience.” After scoring the winning goal, Manchester City attacker Stanway told BBC Sport: “Unreal. That just […]

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Technology

SARATOGA 2022: Homebred figures formidable in Forbidden Apple

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — If he gets the expected sharp early fractions, the Juddmonte-owned standout Set Piece will be the one to beat in today’s feature at Saratoga Race Course, the Grade 3 Forbidden Apple. Set Piece, a 6-year-old British-bred son of Dansili, is a multiple graded stakes winner known for his ability as a […]