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Premier League footballer has one rape allegation dropped by Met Police

The Metropolitan Police will take no action over one of the three rape allegations being investigated in connection with a Premier League footballer. The player, who is not being named

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Work worries keep lots of Americans awake Sunday nights

Good sleep habits can ward off the so-called “Sunday scaries”—the worry about returning to work on Monday morning that keeps many folks tossing and turning on Sunday night. A recent

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U.S. considers crackdown on memory chip makers in China

The United States is considering limiting shipments of American chipmaking equipment to memory chip makers in China including Yangtze Memory Technologies Co Ltd (YMTC), according to four people familiar with

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Amazon is raising Prime prices in Europe by up to 43 percent a year

Amazon is raising the price of its Prime subscription across Europe in September by up to 43 percent a year. In an email to customers overnight, Amazon revealed its annual

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Paramedic shares ‘top five rules’ she uses at home and doesn’t let kids eat in car

A paramedic has shared her “top five rules” she enforces at home to help to keep her children safe. Nikki Jurcutz, CEO of parenting firm Tiny Hearts Education, took to

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Miami Marlins’ Daniel Castano hit in head by ‘scary’ 104mph line drive

Daniel Castano was hit on the forehead by a 104 mph line drive off the bat of Donovan Solano in the first inning of the Miami Marlins’ 7-6 win over

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Teleconsultation to prevent skin conditions in infants

Eligible pairs of infants and mothers were randomly assigned to the intervention group or the control group. In addition, participants in the intervention group had the option to combine routine

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Stellantis unit sentenced in U.S. diesel emissions probe, will pay $300 mln

The U.S. business of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty in June to criminal conspiracy and will pay nearly $300 million to resolve a multi-year U.S. Justice

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Samsung’s new Galaxy S22 color is so purple it named it twice

Samsung’s Galaxy S22 is launching in a new purple color today, which is officially called “Bora Purple.” As the company’s press release helpfully points out, “Bora” is the Korean word

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Woman lost husband of 38 years after hospital made a ‘series of mistakes’

A woman lost her husband of 38 years after a hospital made a series of mistakes that meant he was taken off surveillance despite having a condition that is known

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