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Bugzy Malone Joins Guy Ritchie’s New Spy Thriller as Filming Begins Tomorrow

Bugzy Malone Joins Guy Ritchie’s New Spy Thriller as Filming Begins Tomorrow According to Deadline, British rapper Bugzy Malone has officially joined the cast of Guy Ritchie’s forthcoming international spy thriller film, reuniting him with the filmmaker, who previously worked together in last year’s The Gentlemen. He will be joining previously announced cast members Jason Statham, Aubrey Plaza, and Cary Elwes. In addition, production on the untitled film will finally begin tomorrow in Doha, Q...
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Israel, the Palestinians, and the COVID-19 vaccination rollout: The legal and moral obligations

A healthcare worker administers a COVID-19 vaccine to an elderly Palestinian man at the Clalit Health Services in neighbourhood of Beit Hanina, in the Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem, on January 7, 2021. Ahmad Gharabli/ AFP/ Getty Images Israel is the world leader in vaccinating its population against COVID-19. About 19% of the population has already received a dose of the vaccine. Israeli citizens and Palestinian residents of East Jerusalem are eligible to be vaccinated. Those in the West...
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Coronavirus live news: US suffers record daily deaths; Japan to declare state of emergency in Tokyo

Leaked documents show London critical care bed deficit even under ‘best’ case scenario – report; European Medicines Agency approves Moderna coronavirus vaccine; Japan reports record cases Scale of emergency facing UK laid bare as 1,000 die in 24 hoursEU approves Moderna jab amid tensions over slow rollout of vaccinesIOC seeks Covid vaccines for athletes in second wave so Olympics can go aheadSee all our coronavirus coverage 5.07am GMT An estimated 150,000 bars and restaurants in Tokyo and th...
Tags: Europe, Japan, UK, London, US, UK News, World news, US news, Tokyo, US UK, European Medicines Agency, Yoshihide Suga, Saitama, Moderna, Coronavirus, Kanagawa Chiba

PS5 restock coming this week

More PS5 stock is coming to the US, UK and Ireland this week
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Guy Ritchie’s Five Eyes Expands Cast With Cary Elwes

Guy Ritchie’s Five Eyes expands cast with Cary Elwes After beginning the expansion of his Jason Statham-led cast with the addition of Parks and Recreation alum Aubrey Plaza last month, Guy Ritchie is keeping the casting train rolling for his spy thriller Five Eyes with the addition of The Princess Bride star Cary Elwes, according to Deadline. RELATED: Aubrey Plaza Joins Jason Statham in Guy Ritchie’s Spy Thriller Film PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandA...
Tags: Movies, Ireland, Jon Hamm, Cia, Jason Statham, Fortune, Guy Ritchie, Miramax, US UK, Cary Elwes, Ritchie, Statham, ComingSoon, Movie News, Bill Block, Marn Davies

A new variant of coronavirus has sparked panic and travel bans - but experts say COVID-19 vaccines should still work against it. Here's why.

A lab worker prepares a glass slide. Boonchai Wedmakawand/Getty Images A new coronavirus strain has been discovered with 23 mutations. Seventeen of these could be important — affecting the virus' behavior — but we don't know for sure. UK officials are concerned about the mutated virus' spread, putting London, the south-east and east England into lockdown. Other countries have imposed travel bans on the UK. However, experts say it's unlikely that the mutations will stop vaccines from workin...
Tags: Europe, UK, England, London, US, Trends, Astrazeneca, Pfizer, Imperial College London, Finn, South East, University of Exeter, Stephen Evans, Imperial, US UK, Openshaw

If you want to learn American Sign Language, here are 10 free or cheap online courses, apps, books, and resources to start with

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider While there are many different forms of sign language, American Sign Language is used by over one million people in the US and Canada.Below are 10 affordable or free online classes, apps, books, and websites to help you learn ASL as a beginner.Read more: As a TEFL-certified teacher, here are the 12 online courses and apps I recommend for learning English as...
Tags: Reviews, Education, Australia, US, Trends, Features, Netflix, Canada, Deaf, Online Learning, E-learning, Online Classes, US UK, Nyle DiMarco, ASL, Gallaudet University

The PlayStation 5 is outselling the new Xbox consoles on the resale market at a rate of nearly 2-to-1, according to new data from StockX

Christian Petersen/Getty Images Sony's PlayStation 5 is outselling the new Xbox consoles by nearly two-to-one on the resale market, according to StockX senior economist Jesse Einhorn. StockX facilitated the resale of, "more than 60,000 PlayStation and Xbox consoles globally," Einhorn told Business Insider. Of those resales, 62% were PlayStation 5 consoles, he said. The new PlayStation 5 and Xbox consoles have been nearly impossible to purchase since they launched last month. Sony and Micr...
Tags: Gaming, UK, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Walmart, Eu, Playstation, Sony, Xbox, Jordan, Business Insider, Einhorn, US UK, Blu Ray

US-UK sniping over vaccine approval race could dent faith in Covid shots, experts say

When the United Kingdom became the first Western nation to approve a Covid-19 vaccine earlier this week, the news was greeted with praise from some health officials across the pond. But there was one notable exception.
Tags: Europe, News, United Kingdom, US UK, COVID

US-UK sniping over vaccine approval race could dent faith in Covid shots, experts say

When the United Kingdom became the first Western nation to approve a Covid-19 vaccine earlier this week, the news was greeted with praise from some health officials across the pond. But there was one notable exception.
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US-UK jousting over vaccine approval could dent faith in Covid shots, experts say

When the United Kingdom became the first Western nation to approve a Covid-19 vaccine earlier this week, the news was greeted with praise from some health officials across the pond. But there was one notable exception.
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Aubrey Plaza Joins Jason Statham in Guy Ritchie’s Spy Thriller Film

Aubrey Plaza Joins Jason Statham in Guy Ritchie’s Spy Thriller Film Coming off from the successful premiere of Hulu’s Happiest Season, Deadline brings word that Aubrey Plaza has set up her next project as she officially signs on to star opposite Jason Statham in director Guy Ritchie’s forthcoming international spy thriller which was formerly titled Five Eyes. Plaza gained recognition for her role as April Ludgate in the popular NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation which ran on-air for seven seaso...
Tags: Movies, Aubrey Plaza, Guy Ritchie, Jason Statham, Movie News, Stxfilms

If Ethiopia descends into chaos, it could take the Horn of Africa with it

As conflicts rapidly unfold in Ethiopia, Sudan, Somalia and Yemen, the US, UK and European states are being sidelinedThe Ethiopian army’s assault on Tigray province marks a serious backwards step by the country’s prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, who has been feted internationally as a moderniser and Nobel peace prize winner. Abiy calls it a “law enforcement operation” – but he risks being blamed for an expanding refugee emergency and a burgeoning region-wide crisis.An even bigger fear is the break-up...
Tags: Africa, World news, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Sudan, South Sudan, Somalia, Yemen, Horn of Africa, US UK, Tigray, Abiy Ahmed, Abiy, Ethiopia Sudan Somalia

US, UK, Australia, NZ, Canada say China breached Hong Kong deal by ousting lawmakers

The United States, Britain, Australia, Canada and New Zealand on Wednesday jointly accused China of violating its commitments by ousting...
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How to let your wingman know you're peeing at 30,000 feet, and other advice from an F-35 pilot

US Air Force The F-35 is a marvel of engineering, but like other fighter jets, it's only as good as the pilot flying it. But pilots are human too, and sometimes flying a fighter jet is less like a video game and more like a long road trip at 30,000 feet. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Everybody knows fighter pilots are pretty cool: They fly supersonic jets, drop explosive ordnance, and wear awesome sunglasses. But pilots are human too, and sometimes flying a fighter j...
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Biden saw echoes of Trump in Boris Johnson. Will it complicate the US-UK 'special relationship'?

The perception that Boris Johnson is a Trump-style leader has traveled across the Atlantic -- and could have implications for the British Prime Minister's relationship with President-elect Joe Biden.
Tags: Cnn, Atlantic, Boris Johnson, Biden, Trump, US UK

Biden advisor says the US-UK 'special relationship' may not matter any more because of Brexit

President-elect Joe Biden briefly waits in his car as he arrives in Downing Street on February 5, 2013 in London, England. Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images A foreign policy advisor to President-elect Joe Biden gave a frank assessment of the US-UK relationship. Charles Kupchan, who previously worked for both Obama and Clinton, said Britain's global influence was shrinking and that it had been overtaken by France as a partner to the US. This was partly due to Brexit, "act of self-isolation," he...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, London, News, Obama, France, China, Germany, Russia, US, Trends, European Union, Joe Biden, Bbc, Britain

Biden advisor says the US-UK 'special relationship' may not matter any more because of Brexit

Charles Kupchan said the UK-US relationship might not exceed "a comfortable old friendship that doesn't really produce much in terms of cooperation."
Tags: News, Biden, Brexit, US UK, UK US, Charles Kupchan

Bebe Rexha Joins Kristen Bell-Led Comedy Queenpins

Bebe Rexha joins Kristen Bell-led comedy Queenpins Just a month after acquiring the rights to the Kristen Bell (The Good Place)-starring comedy, STXfilms is expanding the cast of Queenpins with the addition of Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Bebe Rexha in her live-action feature film acting debut. RELATED: Queenpins: STXfilms Acquires Worldwide Rights to Kristen Bell Comedy PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefres...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Ireland, Stuart Ford, Kristen Bell, Ben Stiller, Bébé, Veronica Mars, Vince Vaughn, US UK, McDonough, Cindy Ord Getty, Bebe Rexha, ComingSoon, Movie News, Aron Gaudet

Michelin-starred chefs are leaving their jobs to become private chefs for the ultra-rich, where they can make upwards of $14,000 a month

Chef Micail Swindells of private chef service Mymuybueno perfecting a new recipe. Mymuybueno In recent years, more high-earners are looking to hire private Michelin-starred chefs. With people spending more time at home during the pandemic, the trend has increased. Kate Emery, who founded international chef placement company Amandine, says chefs in these permanent private roles can earn upwards of $11,750 to $14,100 per month. High earning potential is what inspired Neil Snowball to leave h...
Tags: Europe, Usa, UK, New York, London, Small Business, France, Restaurants, Trends, Strategy, Wealth, Michelin, Monaco, Mallorca, Snowball, Michelin Star

China is back to normal — the US and Europe are not. Here's how it succeeded.

Chinese President Xi Jinping toasts at a banquet in Beijing, China, on on September 30, 2019. Naohiko Hatta - Pool/Getty Images China has put the coronavirus pandemic behind it, and life has returned to largely to normal. During its Golden Week holiday, from October 1 and October 7, China saw 637 million people travel across the country without any surges in cases. Meanwhile, the US and many European countries are still struggling to quash their outbreaks and experiencing new surges as the...
Tags: Europe, Usa, UK, New York, Science, News, Cdc, France, White House, China, New York City, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Spain

Russia could exploit its ties with US white nationalist groups to encourage election violence, experts warn

Russian right-wing ultranationalists hold a march in Moscow on November 4, 2009. The sign says "the desire of my blood is a call for action." ALAEXEY SAZONOV/AFP via Getty Images Russia could exploit its influence with white nationalist groups in the US to foment election day violence, terrorism experts have told Business Insider.  In recent years, the Russian Imperial Movement has formed ties with US white nationalists, and spread racist propaganda and conspiracies on social media. The mo...
Tags: Facebook, Europe, News, Sweden, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Congress, California, Russia, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Dhs, Fbi

Germany, France push for digital sovereignty to mitigate American dominance

The German government is pushing for Europe’s digital sovereignty and the Bundestag is discussing how to influence EU’s impending Digital Services Act to that effect, Thomas Heilmann, a German parliamentarian and a member of the German Digital Agenda Committee, said. France, too, is actively working on achieving sovereignty in the digital space, Marine Guillaume, the Deputy to the Ambassador for Digital Affairs in the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs said. Both of them spoke at different p...
Tags: Travel, Apple, Google, Facebook, Hong Kong, Europe, Usa, News, Sweden, Fcc, Greece, Microsoft, Putin, Australia, France, China

Twitter suffering huge global outage

Twitter is suffering widespread outages that began around 10.30am NZT.Users in the US, UK and NZ have reported not being able to access the social network or that it does not refresh - and the outage tracker has seen... [Author: [email protected]]
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What Can You Only Binge on Netflix UK?

Netflix is an amazing streaming platform. It’s just too bad that the site is split into different regional libraries, and that some of them have more content than others. Right now, the US, UK, and CA libraries seem to have the most content (almost 6,000 titles). And some of them can only be watched in […]
Tags: Movies, Features, Netflix, Grease, US UK, Jack Reacher, Netflix UK, Jackass

The UK is telling ministers to cozy up to the Biden camp, as Boris Johnson is 'writing off Trump' in the upcoming US election

Donald Trump, Dominic Raab, and Boris Johnson seen during the annual NATO summit on December 4, 2019 in Watford, England. Stefan Rousseau via Getty Images The UK has told government ministers to woo the Biden campaign, fearing that Trump is set to lose the US election, according to The Sunday Times. "They're writing off Trump in No 10 now," a senior Conservative Party aide told the newspaper. In recent weeks, Dominic Raab, the foreign secretary, met with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senator...
Tags: Politics, UK, Texas, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Eu, Joe Biden, Getty Images, Nato, House, News UK, Northern Ireland, Boris Johnson, Nancy Pelosi, Johnson

Nobel Prize in Medicine awarded to US-UK trio for discovery of Hepatitis C virus

The Nobel Prize in Medicine has been jointly awarded to Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of Hepatitis C virus.
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Anker Bumps Its Tiny Anker Nano USB-C Power Adapter Up to 20W

Gallium nitride (GaN) chargers have become popular over the past couple of years thanks largely to their smaller size and greater efficiency relative to traditional silicon chargers, and popular accessory brand Anker today is launching its latest GaN charger, a 20W Anker Nano. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. The new Anker Nano, priced at $19.99, is an updated ve...
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The EU triggers legal action against the UK for breaking the Brexit deal

Getty The EU announces it will begin the process of legal action against the UK after Boris Johnson's government said it would break the Brexit agreement the two sides reached in 2019. The UK government has introduced new legislation allowing it to break international law by disregarding parts of its withdrawal agreement with the EU. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen says the EU has prepared a draft "letter of notice" triggering action against the UK. Visit Business Insid...
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