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In Japan, pet fish playing Nintendo Switch run up bill on owner’s

CNN  —  Here’s something you don’t see everyday. Pet fish playing a video game in Japan managed to log on to the Nintendo Switch store, change their owner’s avatar, set up a Pay Pal account and rack up a credit card bill. And it was all seemingly livestreamed, in real time, on the internet. The […]

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Health

China-based firm ties up with genealogy society to help Chinese

SINGAPORE – When a Chinese Singaporean in his 50s sought help to find out more about his late father, genealogist Huihan Lie and his team immediately scoured databases of Chinese ancestors and conducted field investigations in China. They found out that the father was a seaman from Fujian who fought in World War II and […]

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Finance

Nationwide Building Society offering savers an ‘attractive’ rate

It should be noted that people will need to pay into the account within the first 28 days or Nationwide will close it. There are three prize draws, which will take place on February 21, 2023, August 22, 2023, and February 20, 2024. If someone opens their account with less than six months to go […]

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Pets

Galveston Island Humane Society pets of week

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Finance

Teachers Building Society launches ISA with 3.75% interest rate

She explained: “Inflation isn’t going away quickly, running to double-digits for the fourth consecutive month, and with the cost-of-living crisis entering a second year the impact on household savings has started to kick-in, in earnest. “Even if, as forecast, inflation subsides gradually through the year and annual inflation for 2023 comes in around seven percent- […]

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Health

Local Event: Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois hybrid

“Using Online Historical Jewish Newspapers for Genealogical Research” is the title of a talk by genealogist Janice Sellers for the Sunday, Feb. 26, 2023, hybrid meeting of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois. She will give an overview of what is online and where it is, suggest access strategies, discuss what to do if you […]

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Travel

Kamala Harris mourns victims of Monterey Park shooting before

CNN  —  Vice President Kamala Harris declared Sunday that “this violence must stop” in her first on-camera remarks about the mass shooting in Monterey Park, California, that has left at least 10 people dead. “I do want to address the tragedy of what happened in my home state,” Harris, a former California senator and state […]

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Health

Genealogy Society to present ‘Escape Room’ program

HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE — The Hot Springs Village Genealogy Society will offer a fun “Escape Room” program at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, in Room 6 of the Coronado Center. “We will learn tips and tricks for using several FREE genealogy websites (FamilySearch.org, U.S. Government Land Office, a western state archive) to solve 10 clues […]

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US Groups Endorse Tamil Civil Society’s condemnation of Attacks

Condemns arbitrary arrest of Thavathiru Velan Swamigal a Hindu religious leader WASHINGTON DC, UNITED STATES, January 22, 2023 /EINPresswire.com/ — Several US based Tamil diaspora groups have wholeheartedly endorsed a joint statement by Sri Lanka based Tamil Civil Society groups condemning attacks by the military on protesters during Sri Lankan President’s visit to Janna. Below. […]

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Pets

Humane Society of Broward County hosting ‘Mutts Gone Nuts’ event

BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. – The Humane Society of Broward County announced that they are hosting the show “Mutts Gone Nuts” in Coconut Creek. Two shows will take place on Sunday at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Township Center for the Performing Arts. The dogs that are set to perform on the stage are […]