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Finance

Liz Truss draws fire after blaming ‘economic establishment’ for

Liz Truss has drawn widespread derision after claiming that she was pushed out of office by a “powerful economic establishment” that refused to prioritise growth. The former prime minister, who lasted just 49 days in office and created a UK financial crisis centred on the pensions industry, defended her ideas in a 4,000-word essay in […]

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Finance

EY under fire over its two roles at battery start-up Britishvolt

EY has come under fire over its switch from adviser to administrator of failed battery start-up Britishvolt as questions mount over a possible conflict of interest created by its twin roles. The Big Four consultancy was a longstanding adviser to Britishvolt, playing a central role in devising its failed strategy, seconding a team to the […]

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Entertainment

Best Firefighter TV Shows of All Time: ‘Chicago Fire,’ More

It’s getting hot in here! When it comes to firefighter TV shows, there are plenty for fans to choose from — including Chicago Fire and 9-1-1. Dick Wolf has his pulse on the crime world — with shows such as Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and FBI — but Chicago Fire might be one […]

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UK

Driver killed after lorry catches fire in horror motorway crash

A lorry driver has died after their HGV caught fire following a horror motorway crash. Two HGVs collided on the M62 near Warrington, Cheshire, in the early hours of the morning. Emergency services rushed to the scene, near junction 10 for the M6 and found one lorry ablaze. The driver of that vehicle was declared dead […]

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Technology

Amazon offers Prime members a Fire TV and Echo upgrade for just

Fancy adding some extra things to watch to your Fire TV or simply feel like expanding your music collection? Amazon may have just the perfect solution with the online retailer launching a new deal that includes full access to the Lionsgate+ streaming service plus its Amazon Music platform for just £1.99 per month – that’s […]

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Pets

Exotic pets die in fire at South Surrey animal rescue

Article content A “devastating fire” has damaged Urban Safari Rescue Society’s shelter in South Surrey and killed many of the exotic pets in its care. Photo by Grover /Submitted An animal rescue operation in South Surrey is “in triage mode” after a fire that did significant damage to its building and killed a large number […]

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Entertainment

‘Fire Country’ Cast’s Dating Histories: Max Thieriot and More

Passion and heat! The CBS drama Fire Country follows convict Bode Donovan (Max Thieriot) as he joins the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection — and finds himself in a sizzling love triangle. When Bode returns to his hometown and joins Cal Fire in exchange for a reduced prison sentence, he forms a strong […]

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Pets

No occupant injuries, several pets dead, in Highland Avenue fire

FITCHBURG — Occupants of a Highland Avenue home were uninjured following a 2-alarm fire early Saturday morning. Fitchburg Fire Capt. Anthony Castelli said the call for the fire came in at 5:39 a.m. for a fire at 65 Highland Avenue. The blaze was contained to the basement and first floor of the two-and-a-half story home. […]

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Gaming

History of Fire Emblem

Fire Emblem is considered responsible for popularizing the tactical role-playing genre to legions of console gamers and, over the years, has had numerous entries that introduced beloved characters, freshened up the fighting mechanics, and even introduced new social systems. From the early days of Fire: Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light on the […]

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UK

Thick black smoke spotted rising as fire crews rush to scene of

Thick black smoke has been spotted rising from near residential homes in Bristol. Fire engine sirens have been heard in the Fishponds area of the city. A local resident Mariana Trench posted images of the spiralling smoke to her Twitter page.   She wrote: “Something seems to be on fire in Fishponds, Bristol. “I can […]