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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

2 hours ago   |   The Independent

Weeks after the Biden administration announced new COVID-19 vaccine requirements for federal workers and certain businesses, social media users shared a flurry of false claims...
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More towns evacuated as volcanic eruptions on La Palma intensify

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Flights cancelled and firefighters forced to stop work due to shockwave and huge cloud of gas and ash on Spanish island Intensifying volcanic explosions on the Spanish island...
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‘Rudy is really hurt': Giuliani reportedly banned from Fox News

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Trump ally learned of his expulsion on the eve of the 20th anniversary of 9/11, according to Politico Rudy Giuliani has reportedly been banned from Fox News. “Rudy is really...
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The Fiver | Lifting football's 36-year ban on fans farming the foam during matches

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now! Friday's news that the ban on fans guzzling amber pints of foaming shaft and other forms of electric soup in the stands at...
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Facebook ‘overpaid in data settlement to avoid naming Zuckerberg'

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Lawsuit alleges settlement in Cambridge Analytica case driven by desire to protect founder Facebook paid $4.9bn more than necessary to the US Federal Trade Commission in a...
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Police: Social media sleuths risked scuppering ‘most shocking' Olly murder case

6 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   2 articles

The detective leading the investigation into murdered school boy Olly Stephens described the case as “one of the most shocking” of his career, and said social media speculation...
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Russell T Davies to return to Doctor Who as showrunner

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   9 articles

The Queer As Folk and It's a Sin creator first revived the science-fiction series for the BBC in 2005 Russell T Davies is to return as showrunner to the BBC's flagship...
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It's no joke: standups in legal row over ‘stolen' comedy routine

7 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Kae Kurd begins libel case at high court against Darius Davies over public accusations of plagiarism Have you heard the joke about the internet-connected fridge that sent so...
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How long can James Bond resist the call of a TV spin-off?

7 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Experts say it would make sense to expand 007's appeal into fresh media but Barbara Broccoli resists call James Bond's next mission should be a TV spin-off as 007 contemplates...
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EU slams Russia for targeting German politicians

9 hours ago   |   Politico

The European Union's chief diplomat on Friday accused hackers with ties to the Russian state of threatening “the core functioning of our democracies.” A Russian hacking group...
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Taoiseach calls for global response to twin threat of Covid and climate change

The Taoiseach used a speech before the UN General Assembly on Friday to call on global leaders to respond without delay to the challenges of Covid-19 and climate change. Read more ...

R. Kelly jurors begin deliberations on his sex trafficking charges

R. Kelly jurors begin deliberations on his sex trafficking charges

A jury of seven men and five women began deliberating federal racketeering and sex trafficking charges against the R&B superstar on Friday in Brooklyn. Read more ...

Anti-vax ‘vigilantes' urge Covid patients to avoid hospitals and try home cures

‘Vigilante medicine', where traditional medicine is shunned in favour of bizarre online advice, is spreading Read more ...

Arbroath 0 Kilmarnock 0: Joel Nouble hits the woodwork as Angus side miss...

Arbroath extended their unbeaten league run to six games but missed out on the chance to claim top spot as they drew with Kilmarnock. Read more ...

Haitian migrant opts to abandon the American Dream and will seek asylum in...

Haitian migrant opts to abandon the American Dream and will seek asylum in Mexico

Haitian national Gilbert Betoux is now foregoing his shot at the American Dream, telling Univision he rather stay in Mexico because he 'can achieve in the United States I can... Read more ...

Video shows Florida police officers ambushed in broad daylight

‘They literally had to return fire from or shoot their weapons from the inside of the vehicle that they were in,' police chief says Read more ...

Coalition of the weaklings as defeated candidates unite against disputed...

Anger over perceived election fraud is bringing together unlikely allies for an unsanctioned protest - but there are few signs the public will take part, says Oliver Carroll Read more ...

Military staff to support health service dealing with Covid-19 pressures

The Army will provide support to Northern Irish hospitals in the coming days, amid warnings of growing pressure on the health system. Read more ...

HGV driver says truckers hit with FINES because of Insulate Britain...

HGV driver says truckers hit with FINES because of Insulate Britain 'employers don't care'

HGV DRIVERS are being fined for missing delivery times as a result of Insulate Britain protestors holding up traffic, according to a trucker. Read more ...

ABC insider slams The View after hosts test positive for COVID before Kamala...

ABC insider slams The View after hosts test positive for COVID before Kamala Harris chat

Hostin and Navarro were booted from Friday morning's live broadcast at ABC's New York studios after returning the positive results at the eleventh hour. Read more ...