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Russia-Ukraine war live updates: Kyiv sees Odessa strike as retaliation for Moscow’s Snake Island withdrawal

War in Ukraine: What you need to know The latest: Ukrainian officials believe the deadly strikes on an apartment block and a recreation center in the Odessa region were retaliation by Russia after it was forced to withdraw from strategically important Snake Island earlier this week. The Kremlin claimed that it only targets military infrastructure, […]

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Life Style

Warning as ‘wicked’ crime sees dogs poisoned by would-be thieves

Overnight between Thursday, June 23 and Friday, June 24, the three dogs were roaming freely in the grounds of a property when they were said to have been targeted, Suffolk Live reports. Their owner found the animals unconscious the following morning. Tests confirmed the three dogs had ingested Pentobarbital, which is an anaesthetic used for sedation […]

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US

Entering the Metaverse, Benesch Sees the ‘Next Iteration of the Commercial Internet’ | The American Lawyer

Another Am Law 200 firm has entered the metaverse, with Benesch signing a virtual land lease in new virtual legal district LawCity.com. Benesch leadership said joining the space as an early entrant is a competitive advantage for the firm, seeing a promising future of the metaverse. The 300-attorney Benesch, No. 155 in the Am Law 200, […]

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Finance

Lloyds Bank alerts customers to new loan scam which sees victims lose hundreds of pounds

The bank is on the alert as this type of fraud appears to be on the rise and could result in its customers giving away hundreds of pounds by accident. Loan scams occur when someone is asked by a scammer who is pretending to be a legitimate lender to pay an upfront fee for a […]

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World

Live updates | British PM sees signs Ukraine will prevail

MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the final day of the NATO summit in Madrid: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says the withdrawal of Russian troops from Snake Island in the Black Sea is a sign that Ukraine will prevail in the war. Johnson said the pullout from the island where occupying Russian troops have […]

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Science

Morrisons sees fall in sales amid ‘very fragile and difficult consumer environment’

Morrisons has warned of a “very fragile and difficult consumer environment” as it reported a fall in sales over the past three months. The supermarket group said like-for-like sales, excluding fuel and VAT, fell 6.4% in the 13 weeks to 1 May, blaming inflation and “increasingly subdued consumer confidence”. Total revenues for the company were […]

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UK

Statkraft CEO sees offshore wind build in Ireland before Norway as ‘projects more mature’ | Recharge

Recharge is part of NHST Media Group AS. From November 1st NHST Media Group is responsible for controlling your data on Recharge. We use your data to ensure you have a secure and enjoyable user experience when visiting our site. You can read more about how we handle your information in our privacy policy. About […]

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Statkraft CEO sees offshore wind build in Ireland before Norway as ‘projects are more mature’ | Recharge

Recharge is part of NHST Media Group AS. From November 1st NHST Media Group is responsible for controlling your data on Recharge. We use your data to ensure you have a secure and enjoyable user experience when visiting our site. You can read more about how we handle your information in our privacy policy. About […]

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‘Cancer Alley’ sees more attention, but communities press for firm action

It was not a bus tour you’d usually find in the Louisiana guidebooks – but then again, the visitor from Arizona wasn’t here to take in the gumbo and brass bands. “Some communities should not have the burden of carrying the danger for the rest of the communities,” said U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva, an Arizona […]

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World

Au revoir France! Gabon sees Commonwealth membership as pivot to English-speaking world

Boris Johnson welcomes President of Gabon in 2021 The surprising topic of their study? The Commonwealth – the organisation, headed by our Queen, of 54 countries, almost all former British colonies. These youngsters meet regularly to improve their English and when they are invited to share their favourite things about the UK, the buzz of excitement […]