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UK

Calls for crackdown on retail crime as shop worker attacks are on the rise

Tackling assaults, abuse and anti-social behaviour should be a top priority for forces around the country, they say. In the past year, retailers have spent £715million on security measures designed to protect staff and customers. The rise in retail crime “is partly linked to tackling shoplifting which pushes up the cost of operating and results […]

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Technology

Apple supplier Foxconn’s Q2 profit up 12% on cloud demand

A motorcyclist rides past the logo of Foxconn, the trading name of Hon Hai Precision Industry, in Taipei, Taiwan March 30, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TAIPEI, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) supplier Foxconn (2317.TW) reported on Wednesday a 12% jump in second-quarter net profit, beating […]

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Science

How to shop responsibly, according to a UN sustainable lifestyle expert

New York Post may be compensated and/or receive an affiliate commission if you buy through our links. Conversations around the environment can become politically divisive, yet a growing number of consumers continue to implement more sustainable habits in their own lifestyles. Emerging research shows that roughly 72% of greenhouse gas emissions are directly associated with […]

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Science

From pesto to sausages, supermarkets are going to start ‘green scoring’ your weekly shop

Food retailers are developing green labels to tell shoppers how environmentally friendly products are. Researchers at Oxford University built a computer algorithm to calculate the environmental impact of 57,000 food products sold in the UK, from jars of pesto to vegan sausages, and ready-made soups to beef jerky. It marks the first time anyone has […]

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World

‘Bull in a china shop’: Ukrainian-born GOP lawmaker rankles colleagues with her aggressive criticism of Kyiv | CNN Politics

CNN  —  When a bipartisan group of lawmakers visited the Ukraine border in March, an unexpected guest showed up on the trip: GOP Rep. Victoria Spartz of Indiana. Spartz, the first Ukrainian-born member of the US Congress and an outspoken advocate for her home country, had expressed interest in joining the congressional delegation but wasn’t […]

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US

Illinois sandwich shop menu causing controversy

Sandwich shop menu causing controversy online due to sub names Source link

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Pets

Britain’s Pets At Home first-quarter revenue rises on sustained demand

A pet groomer tends to a dog at The Groom Room, at pets at home in Milton Keynes, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Milton Keynes, Britain, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 5 (Reuters) – Pets At Home Plc (PETSP.L) posted a […]

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Technology

Taiwan Apple Inc supplier Pegatron: No stoppage in shipments from mainland China plant

TAIPEI, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) iPhone assembler Pegatron Corp’s (4938.TW) mainland China plant is operating normally, the company said in a statement on Friday. Contrary to media reports, production has not halted, and there is no stoppage in shipments, the Taiwanese firm said. Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register […]

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Technology

S&P 500 flat as Apple, energy shares weigh

A trader works on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., August 3, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Eli Lilly falls after cutting annual profit view Eyes on nonfarm payrolls report on Friday Indexes: Dow off 0.16%, S&P flat, […]

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Sports

Bryson DeChambeau compares LIV Golf with pizza shop in analogy to describe banned PGA Tour players

Bryson DeChambeau made his LIV Golf debut in Portland in June before featuring in the latest event in Bedminster, won by Henrik Stenson; Members of the rival tour – including DeChambeau – are currently banned from competing on the PGA Tour Last Updated: 03/08/22 1:08pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player […]