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Canada

Sask. residential school survivors disappointed Pope Francis not stopping in province | CBC News

Saskatchewan residential school survivors and Indigenous leaders say they’re disappointed Pope Francis won’t be stopping in their province this summer. They’re also unhappy the Vatican, not survivors, decided the pontiff would touch down only in Edmonton, Quebec City and Iqaluit. “It’s pretty disappointing,” Kinistin Saulteaux Nation Chief Felix Thomas said. “The problem from the start [of the […]

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Science

An Alaskan Volcano Is Overdue to Erupt, And We May Finally Know What’s Stopping It

Geologists expected the Westdahl Peak volcano to erupt again by 2010, yet it sits still intact and restless – pointing to flaws in our predictive models. Trying to accurately warn when volcanoes will go boom is a crucial but tricky business to protect surrounding people and reduce aviation risks. So many factors must be considered, and this […]

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Automotive

‘Ageism again’: Elderly drivers attack maximum driving age proposals – ‘Try stopping us’

A poll by Express.co.uk questions whether a maximum driving age should be introduced in the UK, after a debate around road safety. There are more than 134,000 drivers over the age of 90 on the road in the UK, with more than 5.7 million drivers aged over 70 – almost double the number in 2012.  It […]

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Automotive

‘Very powerful’: New electric concept car comes without brakes and charges when stopping

DS Automobiles have taken future vehicle technology to a new level by designing a car without conventional brakes. The Parisian-based luxury carmaker has developed a prototype electric vehicle that uses only electric motor regeneration. These would be used instead of conventional brakes, which the company believes showcases a “potential future on electric vehicles”. DS used technology […]

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Showbiz

‘Dying in front of me’ Jane Moore details daughter’s ‘heart stopping’ choking scare

As the Loose Women team debated whether parents should learn first aid, journalist Jane, 59, shared a personal story about her own daughter’s choking experience which left her “in a complete panic”. The presenter told ITV audiences how her heart “stopped” as she tried to help her child but didn’t know what to do, claiming her […]

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Science

Stick the kettle on! From boosting immunity to stopping cancer – tea has stunning benefits

Britain’s favourite beverage was the subject of the Sixth International Scientific Symposium on Tea and Human Health, which was held virtually yesterday. Tea is notable for containing flavonoids, natural compounds with antioxidant properties. These chemicals can help to neutralise free radicals within the body that can otherwise damage both lipids and genetic material and contribute […]

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Business

UK tour shining light on ‘quiet Beatle’ stopping in Cumbria

A new music show highlighting the incredible talent of the late Beatle George Harrison is set to embark on a national tour after being premiered in Liverpool – and it’s stopping in South Cumbria. Something About George – The George Harrison Story, which pays tribute to the man dubbed the “quiet Beatle”, was met with […]

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UK

‘You’re stopping working people!’ Just Stop Oil activist hangs up after fiery put down

Mr Grimes spoke to former scientist for Shell Dr Graham Buss about the tactics used by the protest group in light of further public scorn. The activists have been gluing themselves to roads and locking each other to football posts. Mr Grimes accused them of going too far, destroying what might be an important message […]

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Finance

Housing Benefit rule stopping Britons from getting full entitlement: Bedroom tax explained

Bedroom tax is a levy introduced in 2013, essentially reducing Housing Benefit and Universal Credit support for claimants who have one or more spare bedrooms. However, this is not necessarily having more bedrooms than people in a property, as DWP guidance reveals who they think should bunk together. Families living in council homes, receiving housing […]

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Gaming

Frustrating Call of Duty: Vanguard Glitch is Stopping Players From Using Custom Classes

Call of Duty: Vanguard, like every other modern entry in the series, allows players to customize their classes and build their own loadouts to use in multiplayer. Unfortunately, one Call of Duty: Vanguard player has shown that this feature is not working as intended, with the gamer being punished whenever they try to choose one […]