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'Jeopardy!' features Four Degrees of Vince Lombardi and, to Aaron Rodgers' delight, a 'Princess Bride' clue

Aaron Rodgers mentioned Green Bay, met his "football cousin" and got to read a clue from one of his favorite movies Thursday on "Jeopardy!"       [Author: Green Bay Press-Gazette]
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Scott Morrison announces 20m more Pfizer vaccine doses after problems with AstraZeneca-led rollout

Vaccine rollout faces delays as authorities scramble to secure alternatives to AstraZeneca such as Pfizer for under-50s over blood clot fears. Follow updates liveAustralia issues blood clot warning for AstraZeneca vaccine for under-50sAged care nurses still in the dark about promised ‘pop-up’ vaccination hubsFollow our global coronavirus live blog 4.49am BST Professor Brendan Murphy is going through what the data releases will look like - you’ll see how many people have been vaccinated, wher...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Medical Research, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Pfizer, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Commonwealth, Brendan Murphy


LAPD officers are accused of racial profiling during an arrest of a Black man outside his home

A Black man says officers with the Los Angeles Police Department violated his civil rights by racially profiling and wrongfully arresting him in a May 2019 incident during which he was mistaken for a man violating a restraining order, according to court documents obtained by CNN.
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LAPD officers accused of racial profiling during arrest of Black man outside his home

A Black man says officers with the Los Angeles Police Department violated his civil rights by racially profiling and wrongfully arresting him in a May 2019 incident during which he was mistaken for a man violating a restraining order, according to court documents obtained by CNN.
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Man’s body was found after lying in Norway flat for nine years, say police

Death sparks questions about role of technology in reducing physical contact in societyA man lay dead in his Oslo flat for nine years before being discovered by a caretaker in December, Norwegian police have said.The man, who was in his 60s, had been married more than once and also had children, according to the state broadcaster NRK. Continue reading...
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Australia's Sex Discrimination Act will soon apply to politicians. Why didn't it before?

A series of legal loopholes that prevent Australia's public servants -- including politicians and judges -- from being prosecuted for sexual harassment look like they are finally about to be closed following nearly 40 years on the statute books.
Tags: Australia, Cnn


Federal prosecutors get the green light to start offering plea deals to Capitol riot defendants, attorneys say

Federal prosecutors have informed some Capitol riot defendants the Justice Department has given the green-light to cut guilty plea deals, a step toward bringing the first of the hundreds of cases to a close, according to attorneys involved in the talks.
Tags: Cnn, Justice Department, Capitol


US blacklists seven Chinese supercomputer groups

President Biden's actions continue US moves to make it harder for China to obtain its technology.
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South Korea says tanker and captain detained in Iran released

Iran seized the ship in January near the Strait of Hormuz amid tensions between the two countries.
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Covid: Australia faces vaccine delays after changing AstraZeneca advice

It is now advising Australians aged under 50 to get another vaccine, causing concerns over supplies.
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Coronavirus Australia live update: NSW pauses rollout of AstraZeneca Covid vaccine

Vaccine rollout faces delays as authorities scramble to secure alternatives to AstraZeneca such as Pfizer for under-50s over blood clot fears. Follow updates liveAustralia issues blood clot warning for AstraZeneca vaccine for under-50sAged care nurses still in the dark about promised ‘pop-up’ vaccination hubsFollow our global coronavirus live blog 3.58am BST Scott Morrison will be holding a press conference at 1.15pm.National cabinet meet today. 3.57am BST Thanks for taking us through t...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Medical Research, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Pfizer, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Coronavirus, Elias Visontay


Is Facebook down? Instagram and Facebook experienced a brief outage Thursday due to 'configuration change'

Facebook and Instagram experienced an outage Thursday afternoon. Service was quickly restored and users of the platforms jumped to Twitter to vent.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Australian Effects Company Rising Sun Pictures Bought by FuseFX

Rising Sun Pictures, one of the world’s best-known visual effects companies, has been acquired by FuseFX, a U.S. effects company owned by EagleTree Capital. The move comes at a time when Australian film and production services sectors are booming due to the country’s response to the COVID-19 crisis. The agreement was announced on Rising Sun’s […]
Tags: Asia, News, Australia, Global, Rising Sun Pictures, EagleTree Capital, FuseFx, FuseFX a U S


Collision report reveals Tiger Woods' confusion, low blood pressure in Southern California crash

Tiger Woods thought he was in Florida when interviewed by a deputy at a Los Angeles County hospital right after his crash in February.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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'I went from spreadsheets to proning Covid patients'

Thousands of NHS staff, from dentists to physiotherapists, have been redeployed during the pandemic.
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First GOP member of Congress calls on Matt Gaetz to resign

Illinois Rep. Adam Kinzinger became the first congressional Republican to call on his colleague from Florida, Rep. Matt Gaetz, to resign in the face of a federal investigation into sex trafficking allegations.
Tags: Florida, Congress, Cnn, Illinois, Adam Kinzinger, First GOP, Matt Gaetz


UH OH: Indicted Matt Gaetz Pal Likely Cooperating With Feds

Joel Greenberg, facing sex trafficking charges, is in talks to potentially strike a plea deal.
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Indicted Matt Gaetz Associate Likely Cooperating In Federal Investigation

Joel Greenberg, facing sex trafficking charges, is in talks to potentially strike a plea deal.
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Sarah Jessica Parker Pays Tribute to Anne Beatts: ‘There Was No One Like Her’

Sarah Jessica Parker got a big career boost as a teenager from her starring role in the offbeat, much-praised sitcom “Square Pegs,” which had a one-and-done, brilliant-but-canceled run on CBS in the 1982-83 season. Parker has paid tribute to “Square Pegs” creator and showrunner Anne Beatts, who died April 7 at the age of 74. […]
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‘Glee’ Cast Reunites to Pay Tribute to Naya Rivera at GLAAD Media Awards

The cast of “Glee” reunited virtually to remember Naya Rivera, who died last July at the age of 33, at the GLAAD Media Awards on Thursday. The tribute was opened by Demi Lovato, who had a brief role on the Fox series alongside Rivera. “I don’t have to tell you that this year was a […]
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Online gambler wins 3-year legal battle for massive payout

An online gambler who won the jackpot on a blackjack app was told by the firm it wouldn't pay as the win was the result of a software error. So he went to court.
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A growing number of US colleges and universities are requiring students to get Covid-19 vaccinations

As colleges and universities nationwide make plans to welcome back students in the fall, a growing number have announced they will require all students to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 before returning to campus.
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Australian doctors condemn vaccine ‘farce’ after AstraZeneca reversal

GPs say clinics inundated with calls from confused patients after advice AstraZeneca vaccine be avoided by people under 50Doctors’ clinics are being inundated with calls from confused patients after Thursday’s vaccine announcement, and at least one has warned his clinic is considering withdrawing from the rollout due to delivery failures, “farcical” bureaucracy and a government funding model he says is inadequate.Guardian Australia spoke with four GP clinics on Friday morning to gauge reactions ...
Tags: Health, Australia news, Australian politics, Astrazeneca, Vaccines and immunisation, Coronavirus


Why the Chauvin trial ‘exhausts’ black America

Many say watching George Floyd's final moments is traumatising - and so is the fight for racial justice.
Tags: News, America, Chauvin, George Floyd


SFPD Release Updated Sketch of Toddler Who Missing 5 Years Ago

Police continue to look for Arianna Fitts, the 2-year-old daughter of Nicole Fitts, the 32-year-old mother whose remains were discovered in San Francisco’s McLaren Park five years ago.
Tags: Crime, News, SFPD, Nicole Fitts, Arianna Fitts, San Francisco News, San Francisco 's McLaren Park


Capitol Police officer rammed by car died of blunt force head injuries, medical examiner says

US Capitol Police Officer William "Billy" Evans, who was rammed by a car at the Capitol last week, died of multiple blunt force injuries to the head, the DC medical examiner said late Thursday.
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Opinion: GOP and Tucker Carlson's new lies

"Just remember, what you are seeing and what you are reading is not what's happening," President Donald Trump told veterans in 2018, referring to the media's criticisms of his administration. It was one of more than 30,000 documented falsehoods told by the then-President, the biggest being the Big Lie that he won the 2020 election.
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Tucker Carlson and the GOP's new lies

"Just remember, what you are seeing and what you are reading is not what's happening," President Donald Trump told veterans in 2018, referring to the media's criticisms of his administration. It was one of more than 30,000 documented falsehoods told by the then-President, the biggest being the Big Lie that he won the 2020 election.
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, Donald Trump, Tucker Carlson


New lies of the GOP and Tucker Carlson

"Just remember, what you are seeing and what you are reading is not what's happening," President Donald Trump told veterans in 2018, referring to the media's criticisms of his administration. It was one of more than 30,000 documented falsehoods told by the then-President, the biggest being the Big Lie that he won the 2020 election.
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, Donald Trump, Tucker Carlson



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