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Canada

As Manitoba gay, bisexual men become eligible for monkeypox vaccine, some worry about persecution | CBC News

This week, some Manitoba men are eligible to receive the monkeypox immunization, but some advocates are worried about potential stigma attached to the illness, especially for members of the LGBTQ+ community. On Friday, Manitoba Health announced certain men who have sex with men will be able to get the vaccine if they meet one other listed criteria — including a recent diagnosis […]

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Finance

Investors worry that India has passed ‘peak outsourcing’

Investors are worried that the juggernaut of Indian industry that is IT outsourcing is slowing down. Shares in Tata Consultancy Services, the back-office group that is the country’s second-biggest company by market capitalisation, have fallen 14 per cent since the start of the year, compared with 6 per cent for the benchmark Nifty 50. Rival […]

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Showbiz

‘Don’t worry I’m fine’ Martin Roberts reassures fans after Homes Under the Hammer accident

“Falling through floorboards, getting prickled by the brambles!” Thankfully, he managed to laugh off the incident and quickly set about touring the overgrown garden. However, Martin was unable to even see how big the yard was thanks to the tangled foliage, so the next owner will undoubtedly have several huge tasks on their hands. Homes […]

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Technology

This foldable charger is ideal for Apple fans who have bigger things to worry about | Boing Boing

We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views.  You’ve got a handful of important emails that should’ve been answered yesterday, an end-of-summer trip to plan, and a half-empty coffee mug that desperately needs a warm-up. Needless to say, worrying about your […]

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Sports

Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Ronaldo’s private Ten Hag chat, De Jong’s worry, Antony latest

Manchester United will play ‘hard ball’ in face-to-face discussions with Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday, according to reports. The Red Devils have maintained that the wantaway forward is not for sale and will see out the remaining year of his contract.  The veteran striker is yet to train with United during pre-season, missing all of Erik […]

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Science

Elect Candidates “who worry about our environment”: Bishops in Kenya ahead of Elections

“We have depleted our forests through illegal logging, charcoal burning, and cutting down trees for firewood. These activities, if unregulated, have negative outcomes,” KCCB members say in their July 24 message. “We have seen how our rivers and fountains are drying,” they further say, adding that as a result, “access to water for human use […]

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Canada

Day school survivors worry they will be left out of whatever apology Pope makes for residential schools | CBC News

WARNING: This story contains distressing details. Margaret Swan’s voice becomes strained as she shares her experience at the Indian day school where she spent five years of her life. “There was so much wrong. So many wrongs done in those schools,” said Swan, a member of the Lake Manitoba First Nation in Manitoba.  In the […]

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Science

Republicans’ Environmental Worry Varies by Age

Story Highlights Environmental quality more worrying to younger than older Republicans Worry among Republicans 35 and older is lowest in more than two decades 64% of Democrats across age groups worry “a great deal” about environment WASHINGTON, D.C. — Even before the U.S. Supreme Court’s June ruling that limits the Environmental Protection Agency’s ability to […]

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Showbiz

Virgin River’s Alexandra Breckenridge drops Mel and Cam romance tease: ‘Might worry’

But Mel wasn’t open to entertaining Cam’s advances and told him they should simply remain co-workers and professional. She insisted Jack “isn’t like” Cameron’s former partner and by the time the season came to a close, Jack had gotten down on one knee. Mel accepted Jack’s proposal and as if wedding bells in their future […]

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World

‘I worry about this place’: A day in Ukraine’s Donetsk

POKROVSK, Ukraine — On the morning of Day 142 of the war in Ukraine, the mayor of a community slipping closer to the front line stands in sneakers and blazer near the newest soldier’s grave. Aside from the gravedigger, Ruslan Trebushkin is the last to toss dirt on the casket, which had been closed. He […]