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TWTR stock price at $52 shows Musk/Twitter saga coming to a close

TWTR closes up 22.2% after Musk agrees to go through with acquisition. Tesla stock falls in premarket on the news. Musk says Twitter is part of his designs for a superapp. If you have been living under a rock for the last 24 hours, you may not have heard that Elon Musk has decided to buy…

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Lydia Ramsey performed at the Triple Door on October 1, 2022

Lydia Ramsey performed at the Triple Door in Seattle, Washington Lydia Ramsey performed at the Triple Door in Seattle, Washington Lydia Ramsey performed at the Triple Door in Seattle, Washington Lydia Ramsey performed at the Triple Door on October 1, 2022 Lydia Ramsey performed at the Triple Door in Seattle, Washington Lydia Ramsey performed at…

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High-speed rail trains are stalled in the US—and that might not change for a while

From cities in the sky to robot butlers, futuristic visions fill the history of PopSci. In the Are we there yet? column we check in on progress towards our most ambitious promises. Read the series and explore all our 150th anniversary coverage here. In just the past year, countries around the world have continued rolling out high-speed trains. France…

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Prince William gives speech to young children during touching visit to St George’s Park

Prince William’s speech at the United for Wildlife Global Summit Invalid emailWe use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More infoThe Prince of Wales, who…

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Bono Announces 14-Day Book Tour to Promote Upcoming Memoir

Photo Credit: Daniel Hazard / CC by 4.0Bono announces a 14-city book tour — “An evening of words, music, and some mischief…”Live Nation and Penguin Random House have announced a 14-city book tour supporting Bono’s forthcoming memoir, Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story, which will be released on November 1. The book tour, “Stories of Surrender,” is a…

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CF Montréal midfielder Victor Wanyama won’t return for 2023 | MLSSoccer.com

The former Kenya national team captain has been CFM’s sole Designated Player this year, helping steer the club toward possibly the Eastern Conference’s No. 1 seed in the Audi 2022 MLS Cup Playoffs. Heading into a Decision Day matchup at Inter Miami CF on Sunday (2:30 pm ET), they’re in second place and hot on…

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Putin Signs Laws Annexing 4 Ukrainian Regions

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed laws absorbing four Ukrainian regions into Russia, a move that finalizes the annexation carried out in defiance of international law.The documents were published on a Russian government website on Wednesday morning.Earlier this week, both houses of the Russian parliament ratified treaties making the Donetsk, Luhansk,…

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A Guide to 5 Women’s Body Shapes | The Most Common Body Types for Women

There is beauty in uniqueness. All bodies are beautiful and come in different sizes, shapes, and features. Studies have found that although each body is unique, it is possible to categorize based on the similarities we share. These lead to various categories that each female body fits into.Knowing your body shape is a useful tool when dressing and feeling confident in what you wear. So, let’s learn together…

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Directionless Productivity Commission short on ideas

But having raised the issue, the Productivity Commission seems to have no real idea where the answers lie. It has focused heavily on innovation, and the diffusion of innovation; others are talking about the role that digitisation might play.Without wanting to minimise the importance of these reforms, human services are about people, and a significant…

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NASA, SpaceX Proceeding to Crew-5 Launch to International Space Station

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, with the Dragon Endurance spacecraft atop, is vertical at Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on October 1, 2022, ahead of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-5 launch. Liftoff is targeted for noon EDT on Wednesday, October 5. Credit: SpaceXNASA will provide live coverage of the upcoming launch activities for…