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'Human error' blamed for wiping of 400,000 police records including DNA and arrest details

'Human error' blamed for wiping of 400,000 police records including DNA and arrest details

43 minutes ago   |   Daily Express

Hundreds of thousands of fingerprint, DNA and arrest history records were accidentally wiped from police databases because of "human error" and "defective code", according to...
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'Human etch-a sketch': GPS art, burbing and my attempt to recreate the Guardian masthead

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

GPS art, or GPX, is a fitness and artistic activity where your movements, traced by GPS signals, become the paint on a city-sized canvas Henry David Thoreau once wrote: “This...
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Now that Trump has been banned, logic says social media must go further

5 hours ago   |   The Independent

Twitter and the like can't just stop at banning Trump, they've opened the box now and, like it or not, the nettle must be grasped by human hands, not just algorithms, writes...
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Wealth inequality critic and heiress Abigail Disney on Biden's $1.9 trillion rescue package: 'This stimulus is a moral imperative'

Wealth inequality critic and heiress Abigail Disney on Biden's $1.9 trillion rescue package: 'This stimulus is a moral imperative'

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden announced a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus plan on Thursday that includes $1,400 checks, an eviction moratorium through...
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FDA blindsided as Trump Admin cripples agency on its way out

FDA blindsided as Trump Admin cripples agency on its way out

8 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Stephen Hahn, commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration. The US Food and Drug Administration is under siege from the Trump Administration, which is forcing...
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WHO blames human behaviour more than variants as virus spreads

8 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

The World Health Organisation's emergencies chief says the impact of new variants of Covid-19 in places like Britain, South Africa and Brazil remains to be seen, and blames...
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Expert reaction to latest R number and growth rates, published by the government

9 hours ago   |   Science Media Centre

The government have released the latest estimates for the COVID-19 R value and growth rates. Comment also on other estimates of COVID-19 R value and growth rates: Prof James...
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Coventry v the wrecking ball: 'We need gentle repair - not wholesale demolition'

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

From the rubble of war, Coventry rebuilt a town centre hailed as a radical urban vision. Yet, even as it salutes this heritage as UK city of culture, planners are plotting its...
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'At the coalface': what the Australian expert in WHO's Covid mission in China hopes to find

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Prof Dominic Dwyer says he expects interesting answers even if they never find how and where the virus first infected humans The medical virologist Prof Dominic Dwyer has...
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How does coronavirus really spread? Poll's worrying warning over hand sanitising

How does coronavirus really spread? Poll's worrying warning over hand sanitising

10 hours ago   |   Daily Express

CORONAVIRUS has been an imminent threat around the world since late 2019, but how does it really spread between humans?
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Sri Lanka vs England, first Test day three: live score and latest updates...

Sri Lanka vs England, first Test day three: live score and latest updates from Galle

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Kanye West sues Yeezy intern for breach of non-disclosure agreement

Kanye West sues Yeezy intern for breach of non-disclosure agreement

Kanye West is taking Ryan Inwards to court after the intern breached a non-disclosure agreement by allegedly posting images of the Yeezy clothing brand to social media. Read more ...

Chinese lawyer who represented Hong Kong activist stripped of licence

Chinese lawyer who represented Hong Kong activist stripped of licence

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Meghan and Harry's royal exit left 'a lot of hurt feelings on all sides'

Meghan and Harry's royal exit left 'a lot of hurt feelings on all sides'

ITV news anchor and friend of the royals Tom Bradby says Megxit was 'painful all round' and that their departure from royal life has not been an 'easy or comfortable situation' Read more ...

Jordyn Woods' NBA star boyfriend Karl-Anthony Towns has tested positive for...

Jordyn Woods' NBA star boyfriend Karl-Anthony Towns has tested positive for COVID-19

The NBA player was particularly crestfallen about his diagnosis as his mother, 59-year-old Jacqueline Cruz-Towns, passed away from complications of COVID-19 on April 13. Read more ...

Smalling 'so disappointed' by Roma defeat

Smalling 'so disappointed' by Roma defeat

Roma defender Chris Smalling finds it ‘hard to put into words how disappointed we are all feeling' after a 3-0 Derby della Capitale defeat to Lazio. Read more ...

Covid vaccine expansion with five million more Brits eligible 'from next week'

Covid vaccine expansion with five million more Brits eligible 'from next week'

Government insiders are reportedly poised to give the thumbs up for people over the age of 70 to be vaccinated, with nine out of ten over-80s already receiving their jabs in... Read more ...

Ethan Hawke set to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe as the villain in Moon...

Ethan Hawke set to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe as the villain in Moon Knight with Oscar Isaac

Ethan Hawke will be joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe On Friday, it was reported by The Hollywood Reporter that the 50-year-old actor had signed for a role in Moon Knight. Read more ...

Rebekah Vardy slams footballers for flouting Covid-19 lockdown to 'party'

Rebekah Vardy slams footballers for flouting Covid-19 lockdown to 'party'

The WAG, 38, who is married to Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy, has criticised professional footballers who think they are 'above the law'. Read more ...

Ice-T reveals Dr. Dre is now HOME from hospital following his brain aneurysm

Ice-T reveals Dr. Dre is now HOME from hospital following his brain aneurysm

Ice-T has revealed Dr. Dre is now 'home, safe and looking good' after FaceTiming with the producer following his brain aneurysm. Read more ...