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Ron DeSantis tightens his control over Walt Disney World

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 21:49
Walt Disney World's self-governing district is now under the control of Florida's governor.
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Northern Ireland Brexit deal: At-a-glance

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 19:50
What does the new Windsor Framework agreement between the UK and the EU include?
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Canada bans TikTok on government devices

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 19:18
The federal government says the video app is an "unacceptable" risk to privacy and security.
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Elon Musk defends racist tirade by Dilbert creator Scott Adams

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 18:37
Twitter's CEO accused US media of racism after multiple newspapers dropped the popular cartoon.
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Lidl limits sales of tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 12:05
The discount supermarket follows rivals by restricting sales of certain fruit and vegetables.
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Bao Fan: Missing Chinese billionaire assisting authorities, firm says

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 04:18
Bao Fan's disappearance this month renewed concerns of a potential crackdown on finance and tech figures.
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Labour says UK risks falling behind Poland

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 00:54
Sir Keir Starmer says that without new policies, living standards will fall below those in eastern Europe.
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The high-tech weeding machines cutting herbicide use

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 00:10
Using AI technology, the latest weeding systems can automatically find and spray individual weeds.
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Cost of living: Ofgem price cap leads to debate over energy bill support

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 00:06
Ofgem's price cap will mean the cost to the government for energy support will be less than initially thought.
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Job centre staff to get bonuses for getting people work

Mon, 02/27/2023 - 00:02
The government's pilot scheme aims to get more Universal Credit claimants into employment.
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Britishvolt bought by Australian firm Recharge Industries

Sun, 02/26/2023 - 22:51
Recharge Industries will pay £4bn for Britishvolt, the start-up that collapsed in January.
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Fruit and vegetable shortages 'to last four weeks', says George Eustice

Sun, 02/26/2023 - 11:50
The former environment secretary said supermarkets have to "work to get it right" on supplies.
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The pub bosses that closed their kitchens to stay afloat

Fri, 02/24/2023 - 22:33
Soaring gas, food and staffing costs have made some pubs move away hot meals.
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A million households can apply for £400 energy rebate

Fri, 02/24/2023 - 22:31
Almost a million households can now apply for winter energy payments, but it could still take weeks.
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TSSA rail union accepts pay offer from train companies

Fri, 02/24/2023 - 16:18
The TSSA union says its 3,000 members have accepted an offer including a two-year 9% pay deal.
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Two million air fryers recalled in US over burn hazard

Fri, 02/24/2023 - 13:46
Cosori has received reports of air fryers catching fire and causing minor burns and property damage.
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Cost of Living: Trainer sales go down after Covid pandemic spike

Fri, 02/24/2023 - 09:55
Sukhvir Singh Sohal opened a sneaker shop in Glasgow and still thinks it's a lucrative business.
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UK phone repair apprenticeship needed, says firm

Fri, 02/24/2023 - 04:15
Repair firm says there is no industry standard training for fixing smartphones and other devices.
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Netflix cuts prices for subscribers in more than 30 countries

Fri, 02/24/2023 - 04:14
The streaming giant has faced increasing competition from rivals including Amazon, HBO and Disney.
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Signal would 'walk' from UK if Online Safety Bill undermined encryption

Fri, 02/24/2023 - 03:22
Bosses of the messaging app fear the Online Safety Bill could force it to weaken its users' security.
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