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Automotive

Major new penalties launching next month may see drivers fined

“After each stop drivers must check the vehicle to ensure no unauthorised persons have entered the load.  “Check any seals, locks, tilt cords or other security devices for signs of damage or tampering before and during the journey. “Check the sides and roof of the vehicle and check all external compartments.” After these checks, drivers […]

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Health

Celebrate Black History Month

February is designated as Black History Month. This is a time to learn and share experiences in our communities. We celebrate the triumphs and honor the hardships that many have suffered. Following are events held in the Piedmont Triad that celebrate Black History Month: GreensboroBlack History Month Trivia – All Month!Hosted by the Glenn McNairy […]

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Gaming

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 will add Hardcore mode next month

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 [149 articles]” href=”https://www.videogameschronicle.com/games/call-of-duty/call-of-duty-modern-warfare-2/”>Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 will add the fan-favourite Hardcore mode with Season 2 next month, developer Infinity Ward [598 articles]” href=”https://www.videogameschronicle.com/companies/activision-blizzard/activision/infinity-ward/”>Infinity Ward has confirmed. As its name suggests, Hardcore mode is designed for players looking for a challenging multiplayer experience with the game HUD disabled […]

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Technology

Apple first company to export phones worth $1 bn in a month from

iPhone maker Apple has become the first company to export smartphones worth $1 billion (Rs 8,100 crore) in a month from India, a report by The Economic Times (ET) said. December saw India’s highest mobile phone exports, valuing over Rs 10,000 crore. Apple and Samsung have been the leading mobile exporters, with Samsung at the […]

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Finance

Man shocked to find out he could claim £200 extra per month – can

Britons are reminded that they can unlock significant income as one man has discovered he is entitled to hundreds more each month. As the cost of living crisis continues, families on low incomes are urged to check they are claiming all the benefits they are entitled to. Any extra cash could be vital for those struggling […]

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Science

National Grid spent £82m on wasted power last month

National Grid was forced to dish out over £82million to wind farm operators to get them to turn their turbines off last month as it scrambled to stop the UK’s energy system from becoming overwhelmed. While the energy network operator has raised the alarm over potential supply shortages this winter, wind farms are currently generating […]

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Pets

How much is pet insurance a month?

The monthly cost of pet insurance ranges based on a series of factors.  Ron Chapple/Getty Images Everyone knows that getting a pet can be expensive. There’s pet food, treats, annual vaccines – and of course, the occasional holiday-themed outfit you just can’t pass up. And with these costs continuing to rise, more pet parents are […]

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Celebrities

It’s Time To Play Smash Or Pass: “White Boy Of The Month” Edition

Smash Or Pass: White Boy Of The Month Edition If you’re someone who spends a lot of time online (like me), then you’ve probably seen the bizarre world of the internet collectively obsess over whatever hot white guy is trending at the moment — aka the White Boy of the Month. But now the ball […]

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Travel

Britons urged to renew their passport this month

Britons are allowed to stay for 90 out of every 180 days in the European Union without a visa. If they overstay, they could be fined, deported or even blocked from travel to the EU in some cases. In November, the ETIAS scheme is due to be introduced which will see non-EU citizens, including Britons, […]

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UK

Nurses strike next month could be even bigger as Sunak blasted

More nurses strikes that would see twice as many workers walkout will be announced for February if talks with ministers do not make progress, union leaders have warned. The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) said that the strikes will be announced if negotiations with the Government over pay fail to make progress by the end […]