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Facebook told to investigate its role in insurrection

The board said the review should "be an open reflection on the design and policy choices that Facebook has made that may allow its platform to be abused."The company has attempted to distance itself from the idea that its platform played a role in the insurrection, so the recommendation that it reckon with its culpability in election misinformation and violence may not be one it welcomes.

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Facebook told to investigate its role in insurrection

1. Smiling at St Andrews

The R&A and European Tour supported book, Seve: His Life through the Lens, has been compiled by Getty Images award-winning photographer David Cannon, doyen of golf photographers and long-time admirer and friend of the colourful Spaniard and former world No.1, who died aged 54 on 7 May 2011.

scotsman.com ,  1h 0
1. Smiling at St Andrews

Granholm backs wind and solar in Biden bid to decarbonize electricity

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm backed wind and solar energy as likely to give the biggest "bang for your buck" as part of the Biden administration's bid to decarbonize the electric sector during a House hearing Thursday.During an Appropriations Committee hearing on Thursday, which was slated to examine the Biden administration's proposal for the Energy Department's budget, Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-Wash.) what would be the most cost-effective clean energy technology and if the department planned to prioritize specific energy sources.

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Granholm backs wind and solar in Biden bid to decarbonize electricity

Seve: Swashbuckling Spaniard's Life Through The Lens

The R&A and European Tour supported book, Seve: His Life through the Lens, has been compiled by Getty Images award-winning photographer David Cannon, doyen of golf photographers and long-time admirer and friend of the colourful Spaniard and former world No.1, who died aged 54 on 7 May 2011.

scotsman.com ,  2h 0
Seve: Swashbuckling Spaniard's Life Through The Lens

Sexual misconduct allegations pile up at Hollywood talent agency: report

More than 30 former and current employees of ICM Partners spoke to the Times, detailing around a dozen instances in which women reported mistreatment from male agents and managers.Following the watershed rise of the #MeToo movement, ICM - which represents well-known names like Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Keaton and Wanda Sykes - pledged to achieve gender parity across its leadership positions by the year 2020 in an effort it dubbed "50/50 by 2020."

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Sexual misconduct allegations pile up at Hollywood talent agency: report

EU open to discussion on coronavirus vaccine waiver

The European Union is prepared to have a discussion on waiving international patent protections for coronavirus vaccines after the U.S. declared it would back such a move at the World Trade Organization (WTO).European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said the EU would be open to the prospect as part of any proposal to handle the pandemic "in an effective and pragmatic manner."

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EU open to discussion on coronavirus vaccine waiver

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ask people to donate $5 for Archie’s birthday to fund vaccine drive

‘We cannot think of a more resonant way to honour our son’s birthday,’ Duke and Duchess of Sussex write Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have asked that people donate money to a vaccine equity fundraiser in honour of their son Archie’s second birthday.

independent.co.uk ,  3h 41
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ask people to donate $5 for Archie’s birthday to fund vaccine drive

Steel prices have tripled. Now Bank of America is sounding the alarm

A bubble could be brewing in steel stocks.The pandemic brought the American steel industry to its knees last spring, forcing manufacturers to shut down production as they struggled to survive the imploding economy.But as the recovery got underway, mills were slow to resume production, and that created a massive steel shortage.

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Steel prices have tripled. Now Bank of America is sounding the alarm

Washington state to provide free menstrual hygiene products in school bathrooms

Washington Gov.Jay Inslee (D) this week signed legislation requiring that schools in the state provide free menstrual products to students.If a school building does not have a gender-neutral bathroom, than the products must also be available in at least one bathroom designated for men and boys or in a school health room.

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Washington state to provide free menstrual hygiene products in school bathrooms

Cook County Expands Vaccination Hours, Prepares to Vaccinate Children Over 12

Cook County will extend hours at several mass vaccination sites across the area in preparation to vaccinate more residents, including children age 12 and older, officials announced Thursday.Beginning May 11, five mass vaccination sites in Cook County will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, according to officials.

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Cook County Expands Vaccination Hours, Prepares to Vaccinate Children Over 12

The NBA Play-In Tournament and its draft consequences, explained

Play-In Tournament Format There will be a total of six play-in tournament games - 3 in the East, and 3 in the West: Dates, back-to-back, home-court The 7th ranked team will play at most two games, both on its home court.In general, the lower-ranked team will travel to play the higher-ranked team in each of the above match-ups.

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The NBA Play-In Tournament and its draft consequences, explained

“Turning point” – 5 disappointing Lions who underachieved on tours

2.Brian O’Driscoll (Ireland) – 2005 By no fault of his own.O’Driscoll appeared in all three British and Irish Lions Tests on the team’s 2001 tour of Australia where he announced himself as a world star with an outstanding individual try in the 1st Test victory at the Gabba in Brisbane.

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“Turning point” – 5 disappointing Lions who underachieved on tours

Three-year-old boy suffers serious injuries in hit-and-run crash involving an e-scooter

A three-year-old boy has suffered serious injuries in a hit-and-run crash, involving an e-scooter.The toddler was walking with his grandmother on a pavement in Feltham, west London, when he was hit from behind, the Metropolitan Police said.He was taken to hospital, where he was found to have suffered two broken collarbones, and has since been discharged.

inews.co.uk ,  6h 0
Three-year-old boy suffers serious injuries in hit-and-run crash involving an e-scooter

Photos of tourists packed onto the Great Wall of China look like they were taken years ago

Photos from China's Labor Day show people packing the Great Wall like pre-pandemic days.China eased travel restrictions on March 15, and trip reservations are increasing.China's COVID cases are down, and CDC classifies the country as a low-level risk for coronavirus.Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.

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Photos of tourists packed onto the Great Wall of China look like they were taken years ago

Did a shock £350,000 tax bill trigger Boris Johnson’s pleas for Downing St cash?

In all the controversy over Boris Johnson’s costly flat refurbishment and his falling out with Dominic Cummings, the most perplexing question is why a Prime Minister paid £157,000 a year should feel the need to ask donors to pay for his wallpaper.But now senior Conservatives believe they have the answer.

standard.co.uk ,  7h 28
Did a shock £350,000 tax bill trigger Boris Johnson’s pleas for Downing St cash?

Meghan and Harry issue request to all fans over Archie's birthday present

Harry and Meghan said: “We will not be able to truly recover until everyone, everywhere, has equal access to the vaccine."Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have urged well-wishers to donate to a vaccine charity as a gift to their baby Archie.In a joint statement on their Archewell foundation website, Harry and Meghan said: “We will not be able to truly recover until everyone, everywhere, has equal access to the vaccine.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  7h 12
Meghan and Harry issue request to all fans over Archie's birthday present

A trainee fled an Army base in South Carolina and hijacked a school bus full of kids armed with a rifle: police

Police say an Army trainee in South Carolina fled his base and hijacked a school bus on Thursday.The school bus was full of kids when the trainee boarded, police said.The trainee has been arrested, and police told WISTV that he will face kidnapping charges.

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A trainee fled an Army base in South Carolina and hijacked a school bus full of kids armed with a rifle: police

Tiffany Haddish offers up advice for those looking to break into comedy

In a recent interview with CNN the comedian turned actress gave some advice for anyone looking to break into comedy."I would say pause, take a deep breath, write out a list of goals," Haddish said."If this is what you wanna do, why do you wanna do it?

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Tiffany Haddish offers up advice for those looking to break into comedy

How to spot the difference between a real climate policy and greenwashing guff

So it’s goodbye climate deniers, hello – and you’ll pardon me for being blunt here – climate bullshitters.The impacts of the climate emergency are now so obvious, only the truly deluded still deny them.Instead, we are at the point where everyone agrees something must be done, but many are making only vague, distant promises of ineffective action.

theguardian.com ,  8h 0
How to spot the difference between a real climate policy and greenwashing guff

Vaccine for 12-to-15-Year-Olds: What Parents Should Know Ahead of FDA Ruling

Here's what experts are saying.When Could Kids 12 to 15 Get the COVID Vaccine?A federal official, speaking on the condition of anonymity to preview the FDA's action, told the Associated Press the agency was expected to expand its emergency use authorization for Pfizer's two-dose vaccine by early next week, and perhaps even sooner.

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Vaccine for 12-to-15-Year-Olds: What Parents Should Know Ahead of FDA Ruling