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France toughens sex crime laws to define sex with under 15s as rape

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The country's prosecutors had to previously prove that sex was non-consensual for a rape conviction The French parliament has adopted legislation that characterises sex with a...
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JPMorgan says it's time for US corporate taxes to catch back up with the rest of the world

JPMorgan says it's time for US corporate taxes to catch back up with the rest of the world

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Venue Summary List Placement President Joe Biden kicked off a major debate in early April when he proposed raising the corporate tax rate from 21% to 28% to fund his $4...
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The Guardian view on the Afghanistan withdrawal: an unwinnable war | Editorial

7 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Joe Biden has called time on America's longest war. The decision exposes the limits of US power and leaves an uncertain future Britain's former prime minister Harold Macmillan...
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M&S takes Aldi to court over Colin the Caterpillar look-alike cake

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

High street chain lodges intellectual property claim and demands grocer stop selling discount sponge Cuthbert It is being billed as the ultimate food fight and could get nasty...
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As a Black person, I've been targeted by 'pretext' traffic stops. Daunte Wright's death proves why we need to ban them

As a Black person, I've been targeted by 'pretext' traffic stops. Daunte Wright's death proves why we need to ban them

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement On April 11, 20-year-old Daunte Wright was driving down a street in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. As many of us made sure to do at his age, he had an...
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Netflix's 'Stranger Things' dethroned Disney's Marvel shows to become this week's top streaming series as buzz builds for season 4

Netflix's 'Stranger Things' dethroned Disney's Marvel shows to become this week's top streaming series as buzz builds for season 4

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement 9. "The Boys" Times more in demand than average show : 22.1 Description : "In a more intense, more desperate Season 2 of THE BOYS, Butcher, Hughie and...
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After countless police killings of Black Americans, a comedian says she moved her savings to a Black-owned bank to 'be part of the change I wanted to see'

After countless police killings of Black Americans, a comedian says she moved her savings to a Black-owned bank to 'be part of the change I wanted to see'

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement In 2016, after the senseless killing of Philando Castile , a Black man killed by a police officer during a routine traffic stop, comedian and writer...
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GFG Alliance says applications for government Covid loans were lawful

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Sanjeev Gupta's firm responds to claim he restructured his businesses to be eligible for more loans The metals empire owned by Sanjeev Gupta has said it followed the law when...
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Meet the team of Black executives who quickly mobilized hundreds of CEOs to oppose restrictive voting laws

Meet the team of Black executives who quickly mobilized hundreds of CEOs to oppose restrictive voting laws

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Hundreds of companies signed a statement Wednesday that condemned restrictive voting laws, like the one passed in Georgia last month. The final...
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Poland's top court hobbles human rights advocate

13 hours ago   |   Politico

WARSAW - Poland's human rights ombudsman - one of the few remaining independent institutions in the country - will have to vacate his post in three months under a ruling issued...
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The Bachelor's Cassie Randolph parties in Mexico with her sister and friends

The Bachelor's Cassie Randolph parties in Mexico with her sister and friends

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Panama exhumes body looking for victims of 1989 US invasion

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Iran to purchase 60M Russian vaccines as coronavirus surges

Iran has finalized a deal with Russia to purchase 60 million doses of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine Read more ...

EXPLAINER: Can cops stop drivers for hanging air fresheners?

The mother of a 20-year-old Black man who was fatally shot by Minnesota police this week says it all started when police pulled her son over for having air fresheners hanging... Read more ...

£145m fund for trees as Apple goes green: Firm boosts eco credentials with...

£145m fund for trees as Apple goes green: Firm boosts eco credentials with investment in forests

The tech giant has launched a $200million drive to put money into well-managed and sustainable forests. Read more ...

National Trust bosses urge picnickers not to leave their rubbish behind

National Trust bosses urge picnickers not to leave their rubbish behind

The National Trust urged visitors to take their rubbish home with them as it pledged its support for the Daily Mail-backed Great British Spring Clean. Read more ...

Outrage as Chelsea Clinton calls on Facebook to ban Tucker Carlson

Outrage as Chelsea Clinton calls on Facebook to ban Tucker Carlson

Chelsea Clinton sparked outrage for calling on Facebook to ban Tucker Carlsonfor saying that vaccinated people should return to normal life and not have to wear masks amid the... Read more ...

Bikini model Dana Cherry reveals she's booked a male escort as she slams...

Bikini model Dana Cherry reveals she's booked a male escort as she slams Sydney's dating scene

OnlyFans star and bikini model Cherry Dana, 34, revealed she'd rather pay $500 for an hour with a male escort in her quest for love as she slammed Sydney's brutal dating scene. Read more ...