Art

Ex-Great Ormond Street porter Paul Farrell, 55, faces sex charges

Ex-Great Ormond Street porter Paul Farrell, 55, faces sex charges

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Education

University of Manchester students offered further rent reduction

University of Manchester students offered further rent reduction

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Economics

Biden’s infrastructure plans could boost startups – TechCrunch

Biden’s infrastructure plans could boost startups – TechCrunch

As President-elect Joe Biden readies his transition team and sets the agenda for his first 100 days in office, startups can expect to see some movement on long-stalled infrastructure initiatives that could mean big boosts to their business. Infrastructure is high on the list of priorities of the incoming Biden Administration as the former vice president hopes to make good on his campaign promise to “build back better.”. American infrastructure ... Full story

Entertainment

Kanye West Gifts Chris Brown A Yeezy Truck

Kanye West Gifts Chris Brown A Yeezy Truck

Chris Brown Is The Proud New Owner Of A Massive Tank-Like Vehicle That Could Probably Survive An Apocalypse And It’S All Thanks To A Generous Kanye West. Sources tell us Ye had a special delivery for CB Tuesday sending over his manager, Bu Thiam, and other personnel to drop off a YEEZY Truck at Chris’ Tarzana home. The gift made a grand entrance as it rolled through Chris’ gates. We’re told there was no other reason for the gift other than ... Full story

Health

Social care funding falls 'alarmingly short'  directors

Social care funding falls 'alarmingly short' directors

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Law

Thai police to deploy thousands for royal protest

Thai police to deploy thousands for royal protest

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai police will deploy nearly 6,000 officers on Wednesday for a demonstration at the office that manages the royal fortune by protesters demanding that King Maha Vajiralongkorn give up personal control of the assets. FILE PHOTO: Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn and Queen Suthida greet royalists during the inauguration of a new subway station at the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand, November 14, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva. ... Full story

Living

Elon Musk becomes world's second richest person

Elon Musk becomes world's second richest person

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Politics

Pakistani PM Imran Khan on the urgent need for climate action

Pakistani PM Imran Khan on the urgent need for climate action

- Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan calls climate change a "defining global challenge" of our time. - Pakistan is the fifth most climate-impacted country in the world. - Khan is committed to a "clean and green" Pakistan. - The country is targeting nature-based solutions like planting billions of trees. This article is part of the World Economic Forum's Country Strategic Dialogue on Pakistan 2020 . Climate change is one of the defining global ... Full story

Sport

Is the era of the Hollywood blockbuster over?

Is the era of the Hollywood blockbuster over?

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Technology

Amazon Web Services stumble – TechCrunch

Amazon Web Services stumble – TechCrunch

An Amazon Web Services outage has a wide effect, Salesforce might be buying Slack and Pinterest tests new support for virtual events. This is your Daily Crunch for November 25, 2020. And for those of you who celebrate Thanksgiving: Enjoy! There will be no newsletter tomorrow, and then Darrell Etherington will be filling in for me on Friday. The big story: Amazon Web Services stumble. Amazon Web Services began experiencing issues earlier today , ... Full story