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Grocery shopper helps save two young girls from scorching hot car in Oklahoma City

A grocery shopper raced to save two little girls inside a scorching hot car in Oklahoma City.The mother was arrested in the Walmart parking lot. The good Samaritan spoke with KOCO 5. Charlene Cooksey said the girls were sweating and unconscious in the backseat. They were about to break a window when a woman crawled […]

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How Onmeta helps users swap fiat money for cryptos

Let’s say you wish to attend a Web3 conference in Goa, but you can buy a ticket online only using crypto currency. Don’t fret if you don’t have cryptos, for you can use a debit card or UPI to buy them and bag your NFT (non-fungible token) ticket to the conference. The NFT ticket does […]

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Science

OPINION: Reliable Public Transit Reduces Traffic & Helps Preserve Our Environment – Framingham SOURCE

By Priscila Sousa *** FRAMINGHAM – Reliable local public transit provides a valuable service, reduces traffic and helps preserve our environment. Yesterday Maura Healey released her transportation plan. I look forward to working with her to make public transportation in Framingham and the Commonwealth accessible, reliable, affordable and safe.   Today I had the opportunity to […]

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Man helps find shoe donations for residents at Brighton senior living facility

By Mike Sullivan, WBZ-TV BOSTON – New Balance stepped in to help a Brighton senior living facility after one of the employees noticed the residents had worn out shoes. “I had no idea they would be so awesome, and gracious as they were,” says James Humphries, who works the front desk at 2 Life Communities. […]

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Technology

Big Tech Helps Big Oil Pump More, Belying Climate Pledges

(Bloomberg) — It’s been a blockbuster summer for Big Oil. Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp. posted record profits thanks to surging energy prices. The new US climate bill includes concessions to oil and gas companies. There are other, quieter beneficiaries: Microsoft Corp., Amazon.com Inc. and the other cloud-services companies that are increasingly responsible for the computing horsepower […]

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Finance

Sales and profits boost helps Walmart lift earnings outlook

Walmart offset heavy markdowns and higher wages to produce stronger than feared sales and profits in the three months to July, allowing it to forecast a smaller decline in earnings for the full year than it had told investors to expect just three weeks ago. The US retailer’s reported earnings of $1.88 a share for […]

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Travel

Flying hack: The best foods to eat on long flights – ‘helps you drift off’

Unfortunately, many British travellers suffer from jet lag after a long journey. But there are a few foods that might help tourists avoid the dreaded sickness. Tom Bennett, a chef at MuscleFood told Express.co.uk: “The importance of your diet and the effect it has on all aspects of your body cannot be understated. “From sleep to […]

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World

Ukraine’s Black Sea deal also helps Russian farmers, economy

With much fanfare, ship after ship loaded with grain has sailed from Ukraine after being stuck in the country’s Black Sea ports for nearly six months. More quietly, a parallel wartime deal met Moscow’s demands to clear the way for its wheat to get to the world, too, boosting an industry vital to Russia’s economy […]

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Pets

Ellie’s Rainy Day Fund helps families, pets

And that’s what she did. Ellie’s Rainy Day Fund was started in 2015. Burnell partners with veterinarians around the Miami Valley, and only those partners can ask for a grant from the fund. The veterinarians identify the emergency need and then contact Burnell. This means the vet knows how the animal has been cared for, […]

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World

Live Updates: Foreign Aid Helps Ukraine Stem Russian Advances

A Ukrainian artillery unit firing toward Russian infantry troops advancing around the eastern Ukrainian town of Pokrovske on Wednesday.Credit…David Guttenfelder for The New York Times As the war drags on, Ukraine has managed to hold off Russian gains for the past month thanks in large part to continued support from the U.S. and European allies, […]