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TikTok star Casey Lowry sets sights on Eurovision after fighting for grassroots venues

Casey Lowry spoke about his time on the Revive Live Tour (Image: REPUBLIC MEDIA) Through a rough Zoom connection, Casey Lowry chuckled through questions as if I had just bumped into him down the pub. “Can I swear?” he asked, with a rare hint of nerves through his thick Sheffield accent, before getting serious about […]

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War for the south: Ukraine sets its sights on regaining cities and towns lost to Russian troops

Outside, the garden shed is stacked with Javelins and other shoulder-launched anti-tank weapons. The owners of the house, who fled to Poland after the war broke out in late February, are happy in the knowledge that their village is now back in Ukrainian hands. Senior Lieutenant Andrii Pidlisnyi was one of the soldiers that drove […]

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Sights, sounds and flavors to combine at TACAW’s ‘Dinner and Movie(s)’

A still from the film “Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives,” which shows at The Arts Campus at Willits on July 30.Neon Cinema/Courtesy photo The Arts Campus at Willits has “itinerant cinema” on the menu Saturday for a “Dinner and Movie(s)” event that embraces a tradition in Thai film of “cinema that takes […]

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Sports

Sky Bet Ebor: Ed Dunlop sets sights on lucrative Knavesmire handicap for John Leeper at York

John Leeper will try to make it third time lucky at York when he returns to the Knavesmire for the Sky Bet Ebor next month. A winner of two of his first three starts, John Leeper headed into last year’s Derby as an 8-1 shot for trainer Ed Dunlop. However, his season rather stalled having […]

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Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel ‘sets sights on surprise Matthijs de Ligt transfer alternative’

It’s no secret that Chelsea are in need of defensive reinforcements this summer, and Matthijs de Ligt has been heavily linked with a move to Stamford Bridge. But Thomas Tuchel has reportedly set his sights on Bayern Munich star Benjamin Pavard as an alternative with the Frenchman a versatile player capable of playing at centre-back […]

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Cameron Norrie’s Wimbledon fairytale continues with Novak Djokovic in his sights

Cameron Norrie isn’t ready for his career-best Grand Slam run to end at Wimbledon after reaching the quarter-finals for the first time in his career with Novak Djokovic potentially awaiting in the semis. Norrie is now the sole British player left in both singles draws after Heather Watson’s loss to Jule Niemeier. Norrie faced arguably […]

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Business

GOP megadonors turn on Trump after Jan. 6 hearings, set sights on DeSantis, Pence and other 2024 hopefuls

A video of former U.S. President Donald Trump from his January 6th Rose Garden statement is played as Cassidy Hutchinson, who was an aide to former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows during the Trump administration, testifies during House Select Committee a public hearing to investigate the January 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol, […]

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Automotive

Stunning new Hyundai Ioniq 6 EV unveiled: has Tesla square in its sights

Hyundai has unveiled its latest EV and it is sure to make Tesla Model 3 buyers pause for a moment. The Ioniq 6 follows the multi-award-winning Ioniq 5, and this effort is more pleasing to the eye than the boxy 80s-retro predecessor. Styling is more than a little reminiscent of some of Mercedes’ better-known models like […]

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Industrial hub sets sights on metaverse

A woman visits an exhibition hall of a global traceability center for imports and exports in Nansha district, Guangzhou, Guangdong province, on June 15. [Photo by QIU QUANLIN/CHINA DAILY] A hub for emerging industries in Guangzhou, capital of Guangdong province, has set its sights on a futuristic new industry-the metaverse. This immersive version of the […]

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Russian forces turn sights on Lysychansk in battle for eastern Ukraine

Russian missiles strike Kyiv for first time in weeks Biden condemns attack as act of “barbarism” G7 countries meet in Germany KYIV/POKROVSK, Ukraine, June 27 (Reuters) – Russian forces were fighting on Monday to achieve one of their strategic objectives in Ukraine as Moscow-backed separatists said they were pushing into Lysychansk, the last major city […]