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Saudi-Newcastle soccer takeover prompts 'sportswashing' concerns

Saudi-Newcastle soccer takeover prompts 'sportswashing' concerns


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  0 Comments  •  3 hours ago

The Saudi-backed takeover of Newcastle United soccer club has prompted concerns the kingdom is using the team for "sportswashing."

Walgreens closing 5 more San Francisco stores over shoplifting fears

Walgreens closing 5 more San Francisco stores over shoplifting fears


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  37 Comments  •  3 Likes  •  7 hours ago

Walgreens said Tuesday that it will close five more stores in San Francisco next month because of organized retail theft in another blow to a city...

Former Boeing chief technical pilot charged with fraud over Max jet

Former Boeing chief technical pilot charged with fraud over Max jet


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  11 Comments  •  8 Likes  •  yesterday

Former Boeing chief technical pilot Mark A. Forkner was indicted Thursday on fraud charges for allegedly misleading the FAA about the 737 Max jet.

Perseverance rover finds evidence of ancient floods on Mars, researchers say

Perseverance rover finds evidence of ancient floods on Mars, researchers say


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  37 Comments  •  14 Likes  •  14 minutes ago

NASA's Perseverance rover discovered evidence that the Jezero crater on Mars it touched down in was once a lake bed fed by a river with floods,...

U.S. to open land borders to fully vaccinated people

U.S. to open land borders to fully vaccinated people


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  26 Comments  •  3 Likes  •  3 days ago

The United States will allow fully vaccinated legal travelers to enter the country through land borders in Canada and Mexico, Homeland Security...

Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden resigns over racist, homophobic, misogynistic emails

Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden resigns over racist, homophobic, misogynistic emails


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  10 Comments  •  4 Likes  •  4 days ago

Jon Gruden resigned Monday as coach of the Las Vegas Raiders after emails he sent before being hired in 2018 contained racist, homophobic and...

William Shatner's Blue Origin space trip delayed by weather

William Shatner's Blue Origin space trip delayed by weather


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  11 Comments  •  5 Likes  •  3 days ago

William Shatner's trip to the edge of space on a Blue Origin vehicle was delayed by weather. He is scheduled to become the oldest person to travel...

EMS services warn of 'crippling labor shortage' undermining 911 system

EMS services warn of 'crippling labor shortage' undermining 911 system


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  12 Comments  •  6 days ago

The pandemic-induced shortage of emergency medical technicians and paramedics nationwide is so dire that ambulance service providers warn of sharp...

Covid at the center of world energy crunch, but cascade of problems fuel it

Covid at the center of world energy crunch, but cascade of problems fuel it


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  0 Comments  •  1 Like  •  one week ago

Homes and factories across China are shrouded in darkness. British utilities firms have gone bust. And a harsh U.S. winter could deliver expensive...

The Great Movie Remake

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The Great Movie Remake


By: Perrie Halpern  •  EVERYONE LOVES MOVIES - CLASSIC TO CURRENT  •  116 Comments  •  6 Likes  •  6 days ago

I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure. Mae West

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