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Science

Environment Agency ‘committed’ to flood scheme – despite increased costs

Tenbury has suffered from flooding to large parts of the town over the years. Photo: Environment Agency The scheme for Tenbury Wells, has a £3.2m funding gap, with the Environment Agency (EA) saying earlier this week it would be reviewing plans to look at how “greater value can be achieved from an engineering perspective”. Now […]

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Finance

Rishi Sunak’s ‘admirably audacious’ move means Britons reckon with ‘increased tax burden’

The Chancellor of the Exchequer only recently announced millions of people will see their National Insurance bills cut due to a threshold change. From July 6 onwards, the threshold at which people start paying the tax is being raised to £12,570. It was a decision which has been widely welcomed, however, some experts have suggested all may […]

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Gaming

Nintendo Says That It Has Increased Security After The Gigaleak

After several of its classic game prototypes and assets were leaked back in 2020, Nintendo has finally acknowledged the event and has increased its security then. As transcribed by Twitter user NStyles (via VGC), Nintendo was asked during its annual shareholder meeting in Kyoto, Japan, what it stance was on iQue, the Chinese brand that […]

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Finance

NS&I has increased Premium Bonds prize fund rate – but warning issued on £1m prize odds

Last month, National Savings and Investment (NS&I) confirmed it was raising the prize fund rate for its Premium Bonds product. Following this hike, Premium Bond’s prize fund rate has been increased from one percent to 1.40 percent. This change was implemented as of June 2022’s prize draw and will continue at the same rate for […]

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Entertainment

Yellowstone floods: Funding increased for disaster

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) announced that would increase its emergency funding by $15 million following historic floods that devastated America’s first national park.  While National Park Service Director Chuck Sams and Yellowstone National Park Superintendent Cam Sholly had previously announced $50 million […]

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Science

Large Study Finds That Miscarriages or Stillbirths Can Increase The Risk of Stroke

New research shows women who have had a miscarriage or stillbirth, have an increased risk of stroke – when blood can’t get to the brain, because of a blocked or burst artery. That risk increases with each miscarriage or stillbirth.   Trying to establish this link is difficult because it requires following a large number […]

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Technology

Increased complexity leaves users struggling with cloud security

The vast majority of customers are not in a position to detect and respond to cyber attacks that are impacting their cloud environments. Hybrid cloud MSP Aptum has shared details from its annual Cloud impact report, which shows that customers are struggling with complexity and visibility issues. The experiences of the pandemic, with the wholesale […]

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Travel

Rising Population and Increased Investment Gives Florida’s Multifamily Market a Sunny Forecast

There is an overall sentiment that the Southeast multifamily real estate market, and specifically Florida, is doing better than any other region in the United States. Despite record inflation, rising interest rates, increased construction costs and supply chain issues, investors, developers and lenders are becoming increasingly bullish when it comes to the Florida multifamily market. […]

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Health

Increased risk of myocarditis or pericarditis following Covid vaccination finds new study

All health authorities agree that Covid vaccines are considered safe and effective. While the most common side effects triggered by the immunisation are the likes of a sore arm or a headache, a study, published in the journal Lancet today, has named two “rare” but more serious side effects – myocarditis and pericarditis. Characterised by […]

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Travel

Jacksonville International Airport is gearing up for increased travel

With a growing population in Jacksonville and increasing airline demand for more flights, the timing is now right for expansion at the Jacksonville International Airport with a new $300 million concourse. Flight travel is making a return to pre-pandemic levels, and with funding from the federal government, Jacksonville’s airport is among a growing number of airports upgrading facilities. Many of […]