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Travel

Democrats question eligibility of Republican seeking Florida congressional seat

Democrats are suing to disqualify Jerry Torres, a wealthy, self-funding Republican, from running against U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Tampa, on the grounds that his legally required candidate oath wasn’t valid. In a lawsuit, the state Democratic Party and prominent Democrat Sean Shaw of Tampa, along with a Republican voter identified as Thomas Hodges of Hillsborough […]

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Gaming

Call of Duty: Warzone fans question Ricochet effectiveness amid rise of Season 4 cheaters

Call of Duty: Warzone fans are becoming increasingly frustrated with the prevalence of cheating in Season 4.  Since the new season of content launched earlier this month, players have been taking to social media to share clips (opens in new tab) of various instances of suspect plays. A recent clip posted to the game’s subreddit, […]

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Finance

Always ask your bank a question when they call to prove their identity and avoid being sca

It’s great to be safe online and to be comfortable with making online purchases but you can be subject to scams or fake goods very easily. What you think may be the real deal can be fake and you can be scammed without realising it. Perhaps the designer goods you’ve bought are more dodgy than […]

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Science

Energy & Environment — Experts question effectiveness of gas tax break

Experts don’t have high hopes for a potential gas tax holiday’s benefit to consumers.  Also, the Group of Seven is in talks for a Russian oil price cap, and the Biden administrationis taking new action on illegal fishing.   This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the […]

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Showbiz

‘One Question fans blast Claudia Winkleman’s ‘disaster’ gameshow ‘Poundland Jeopardy!’

“Because normally with quizzes if you choose option B, then you stand on the red square, and then you can only answer from D, E… “And I’m like… ‘Oh, I don’t understand’ because I’m thick. “But this – I loved it, it’s just one question and not only that, we can give you the answers!” […]

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Finance

Democrats question Reckitt Benckiser’s plan to sell baby formula unit

Democratic lawmakers are urging the top US antitrust enforcer to scrutinise a proposed sale of Reckitt Benckiser’s baby formula unit to a private equity firm, warning it “could shallow out” the market during a national supply shortage. US senators Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker and Bernie Sanders, along with House representative Katie Porter, sent a letter […]

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Celebrities

Dan Walker dodges question on Channel 5 salary as he insists £1.5million is ‘so wrong’

Following rumours that his move away from the BBC was money motivated, Dan took to Instagram ahead of his new Channel 5 dig to set things straight.  He wrote at the time: “It is often the case that the simple truth is much duller than all the made-up ‘moles’ and so-called ‘sources’ claim. “In a […]

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US

Election standoff ends in New Mexico county after false fraud claims threw primary certification into question

The Otero County Commission voted 2-1, with one of the central figures in the refusal to certify the results, Commissioner Couy Griffin, voting “no.” “We honestly don’t have a choice,” Commission Chairwoman Vickie Marquardt said before the vote, citing the potential for fines and removal from office if the panel ignored an order from the […]

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World

Ukraine in trouble as plan to receive US drones thrown into question by security risks

President Biden had been planning to sell four large MQ-1C Gray Eagle drones to President Zelensky, which can be armed with Hellfire missiles for potential use on the battlefield against the Russians. However, the sale is now under threat after concerns were raised that their surveillance equipment may fall into enemy hands. A review by […]

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Celebrities

Love Island’s Faye Winter ‘walks out’ of interview over kids question

Love Island favourite Faye Winter dramatically “walked out” of her interview with podcast host Will Njobvu during his latest Reality episode, but thankfully the blonde beauty was simply staging a hilarious ending to the show. The 47-minute chat saw the pair cover everything from past Love Island dramas, current contestants, the highly-anticipated return of Big […]