New California Animal-Welfare Law Could Push Pork Prices Higher

(CNN/CBS13) — A soon-to-be-implemented animal welfare law in California is throwing another wrinkle into the pork industry, which has seen products grow more expensive due in part to the supply chain issues and inflationary pressures spurred by the pandemic. The voter-approved measure taking effect on January 1 requires pork products sold within the state to adhere to standards that mother pigs are given at least 24 square feet of space each and kept out of gestation crates — 7-by-2-foot stalls ...
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'That's not why we're here': 1 killed, 7 injured in fatal shooting at Grambling State University

Two shootings within one week at Grambling State University have left two people dead. The university canceled classes and set a curfew in response.       [Author: Monroe News-Star]
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Dallas Cowboys escape with OT win over New England Patriots in wild finish in Foxborough

CeeDee Lamb's touchdown in overtime made winners of the Dallas Cowboys in a wild showdown against the New England Patriots.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump is calling for a vote audit in another Arizona county even after the first recount in Maricopa proved Biden won

Former President Donald Trump has his sights set on pushing for yet another vote audit in Arizona - this time, in Pima County. Brandon Bell/Getty Images Former President Donald Trump has alleged that "fictitious" votes were cast in Arizona's Pima County. He also called for a new election in the county to take place "immediately." But Pima County officials have spoken up to refute his claims, calling their elections free, fair, secure, and accurate. Former President Donald Trump is once...
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32 things we learned from Week 6 of 2021 NFL season: Kyler Murray, Arizona Cardinals top charts

Arizona moved to 6-0, remaining the league's only unbeaten squad, while QB Kyler Murray continued to bolster his MVP résumé.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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‘The Battle at Lake Changjin’ Hits $770 Million After Third Weekend Leading the China Box Office

“The Battle at Lake Changjin” is on course to become one of the top three films of all time in China after dominating proceedings at the mainland Chinese box office for a third successive weekend. A patriotic war film, “Changjin” earned $73 million between Friday and Sunday to extend its cumulative total to $769 million […]
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Afghan girls are ‘left in darkness’ by the Taliban

BBC correspondent Yogita Limaye in Kabul asks the Taliban when girls can go back to school.
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Australian politics live: Qld announces reopening plan; Victoria records 1,903 Covid cases, NSW 265; Berejiklian Icac hearings begin

Queensland announces reopening plan; Liberals hear climate plan; Victoria and NSW release Covid numbers; Tasmania snap lockdown to end tonight; Icac hearings begin into Gladys Berejiklian; Barnaby Joyce ‘hopes’ climate won’t split the Coalition – follow the latest updates liveNationals fail to reach agreement on 2050 emissions reductionsAustralia could see Covid surge from new variants when border reopensNSW is opening up further today – what extra freedoms do people have?NSW and Victoria school...
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The Attrition in IT services companies rises to 20%

Attrition is rising across the IT services industry, in India and world over. In the July-September quarter, India’s largest software services company, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. said attrition spiked to 11.9%. Infosys Ltd. said voluntary attrition rose from 13.9% to 20.1% quarter-on-quarter, Wipro Ltd. also reported 20.5% attrition. The rising employee turnover at a time of strong demand has prompted TCS to almost double its hiring target for 2021-22. [Via]
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China's economic growth slows to 4.9% in the third quarter

China's economy grew just 4.9% in the third quarter of 2021, the weakest rate of expansion in a year as the country contends with a major energy crunch, supply chain disruptions, and deepening debt woes in its outsized property sector.
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Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak injured in car accident

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak was hurt in a two-car accident Sunday, his office announced.
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First ‘Bigger Snowfall’ Of Arrives In Sierra Through Monday Morning, NWS Says

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First ‘Bigger Snowfall’ Of Season Expected In Sierra Through Monday Morning, NWS Says

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Kourtney Kardashian And Travis Barker Are Engaged

The reality star shared a picture of the Blink-182 drummer's extravagant beach proposal, captioned "forever."
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Apple Offers 20% Bonus In India For Adding Money To Apple ID

Users are being notified about a 20 percent bonus when adding funds to an Indian Apple ID account, citing a developer on Twitter, 9To5Mac reported. As the tech giant is asking developers to promote payments using the Apple ID balance, Apple is now giving a 20 percent bonus to Indian users who add funds to their Apple ID. According to Apple, the offer is valid through October 31 and is available when adding Rs 100 to Rs 15,000 to the Apple ID balance. [Via]
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Whatever age we may be, we can always stand to learn something new, even if we're years removed from school. If you're looking to pick up some new skills, consider these 21 courses, which range from coding and IT to essential life skills. — Read the rest
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A man is on the run after allegedly killing two neighbors. Some in China hope he will never be caught

Ou Jinzhong has been on the run for more than a week.
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Waymo’s self-driving cars can’t get enough of one dead-end street

Waymo's autonomous cars keep showing up in a dead-end street in a quiet part of San Francisco, causing residents there to wonder what on earth is going on.
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China's economy grew 4.9% in the third quarter

China's economy grew just 4.9% in the third quarter of 2021, the weakest rate of expansion in a year as the country contended with a major energy crunch, supply chain disruptions, and deepening debt woes in its outsized property sector.
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‘Succession’ Creator Jesse Armstrong (Reluctantly!) Breaks Down the Season Premiere

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Secession,” the Season 3 premiere of HBO’s “Succession.” Toward the end of an interview with Variety, during which “Succession” creator Jesse Armstrong had said in many different ways that he doesn’t like telling the audience how to think about the show, he expanded on […]
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Japan’s Skylark rolls out robo-waiters for contactless dining

With authorities easing restrictions on dining out and other activities that had been curtailed over pandemic concerns, Skylark aims to compensate for the restaurant industry’s chronic worker shortage without sacrificing service quality. Funding for the robot servers will come from the 43 billion yen or so raised by Skylark in June, 6 billion yen of which has been earmarked for technology investment. Pub operator Watami now has robots serving dishes at 16 of its 26 Yakiniku no Watami barbecue r...
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Instagram spends the majority of its $390 million global advertising budget on targeting teens, according to a new report

Instagram is so desperate to keep a foothold with teenage users that it spends the majority of its marketing budget targeting teens with ads, according to a new report. Instagram could now be losing teens to competitors – 35% of teenagers said Snapchat was their favorite social media app and 30% said their favorite was TikTok, while only 22% of teens ranked Instagram as their favorite, according to a Piper Sandler survey published last month. The new report comes after a wave of blowback agains...
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Israel: Hundreds strip naked by the Dead Sea

Hundreds of people stripped naked by the Dead Sea in Israel to highlight environmental changes.
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Sen. Joe Manchin is demanding Biden's child tax credit come with a work requirement and income cap around $60,000, report says

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., speaks at a news conference outside of his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Sen. Joe Manchin wants the child tax credit to cap family income around $60,000, sources told Axios. Manchin supported the credit under the American Rescue Plan in March with no work requirement. The first child tax credit payment lifted around 3 million children out of poverty, one study found. As Democrats continue to negotiate over t...
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Man Stabbed Early Sunday Along K Street Mall; Sacramento Police Search For Suspect

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Officers are investigating after a man was stabbed overnight along K Street in Downtown Sacramento, police said on Sunday. The Sacramento Police Department says the man’s injuries were not life-threatening and he was transported to a nearby hospital for medical attention. The incident happened at around 1 a.m. along the 800 block of K Street. The investigation remains ongoing as the officers search for a suspect. At the moment, the perpetrator has not been identified.  
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Airbus Introduces A Solar-Powered Drone That Is Powerful, Eco-Friendly & Ideal For Countering Catastrophe

The Zephyr Drone ‘Zephyr’ refers to a family of solar-electric-powered unmanned air vehicles that was being developed under a jointly funded program by the British multinational defense technology company QinetiQ along with the UK Ministry of Defence. A Record Breaker The Zephyr S completed a successful test flight campaign in the US when the final Airbus solar-powered High Altitude Platform System flight touched down in Arizona on 13 September. Airbus sent its Zephyr, which resembles an unmann...
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Prince William reveals Earthshot Prize winners in global bid to tackle climate crisis

Five global thinkers were each awarded a grant worth £1m to develop their ideas and technologies Celebrities have joined Prince William in London for the inaugural awards ceremony of his Earthshot Prize, an ambitious environmental program aimed at finding new ideas and technologies around the world to tackle the climate crisis and Earth’s most pressing challenges.Actors and activists strode down a green carpet at Alexandra Palace in north London. Emma Watson, Emma Thompson and David Oyelowo join...
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