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Teenagers can 'catch' moods from friends, study finds

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

UK study investigates impact of individuals' moods within shared social network Teenagers can “catch” moods from their friends and negative moods appear to be more contagious...
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Social care review must address a decade of cuts | Letters

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Readers respond to the government's planned review of services for vulnerable and disadvantaged young people The government's review of children's social care will provide an...
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Facebook under pressure to resume scanning messages for child abuse in EU

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Half of referrals for child sexual abuse material could be falling under the radar after changes to EU e-privacy directive The children's charity NSPCC has called on Facebook...
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Rashford demands a 'meal a day' for all school pupils in need

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Footballer says his campaign to end child food poverty in England still has a ‘million miles to go' The footballer Marcus Rashford has called on ministers to offer a guaranteed...
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17 ways with whisky: from Burns Night drams and hot toddies to cranachan and ice-cream

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Celebrate the life and work of Robert Burns on 25 January with a traditional scotch. But there's more you can do with whisky than drinking Traditionally, Burns Night ,which...
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PSNI accused of targeting vulnerable by arresting people begging in pandemic

8 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

The PSNI has been accused of targeting some of the most vulnerable in society by continuing to arrest and fine people found begging during the pandemic.
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Expensify CEO slams corporate America's response to the Capitol riots: 'Defending the free market does not mean standing by as people destroy it'

Expensify CEO slams corporate America's response to the Capitol riots: 'Defending the free market does not mean standing by as people destroy it'

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As more companies publicly condemn the violent attacks on the US Capitol and pause their financial support for the lawmakers who helped fuel an attempted...
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Chelsea Flower Show visitors could be asked to show proof of a negative Covid-19 test before entry

Chelsea Flower Show visitors could be asked to show proof of a negative Covid-19 test before entry

18 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Visitors to the Chelsea Flower Show in May this year could be asked to prove that they tested negative for Covid-19, the Royal Horticultural Society said.
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New funding to tackle drug misuse 'a drop in the ocean', say experts

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Government announces £80m for treatment including rollout of overdose medicine naloxone The government has announced a package of funding to tackle drug misuse including £80m...
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The Ulster Business Podcast with Bank of Ireland UK: Episode 36 - Anne McReynolds, The MAC

The Ulster Business Podcast with Bank of Ireland UK: Episode 36 - Anne McReynolds, The MAC

20 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Arts venues must be saved to ensure “there is some remnant of civic and cultural society remaining” after the Covid pandemic, one leading chief has warned.
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19 financial perks of being the president of the United States

19 financial perks of being the president of the United States

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden, who was sworn into office on Wednesday as the 46th US president, will get to enjoy the perks that come with having the most... Read more ...

Vice President Kamala Harris' great-nieces snap inauguration selfie with dad

Vice President Kamala Harris' great-nieces snap inauguration selfie with dad

Vice President Kamala Harris' adorable great-nieces were seen taking a selfie with their father as they attended the inauguration of their great-aunt and President Joe Biden... Read more ...

CNN describes crowd at Trump's departure as 'the smallest' of his presidency

CNN describes crowd at Trump's departure as 'the smallest' of his presidency

Summary List Placement After departing the White House for the last time , outgoing President Donald Trump's farewell speech at Joint Base Andrews was notable for lacking the... Read more ...

Striking photo shows Barack Obama greeting Vice President Kamala Harris at...

Striking photo shows Barack Obama greeting Vice President Kamala Harris at the inauguration

Summary List Placement Reuters photojournalist Jonathan Ernst captured a striking photo of former President Barack Obama passing on the torch of national office to newly... Read more ...

Trump reportedly left Biden a note in the Oval Office after all, despite...

Trump reportedly left Biden a note in the Oval Office after all, despite skipping inauguration and rejecting tradition

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump left President-elect Joe Biden a note in the Oval Office, according to multiple reports , before skipping town for Florida on... Read more ...

Boris Johnson hails inauguration of Joe Biden saying 'America's leadership...

Boris Johnson hails inauguration of Joe Biden saying 'America's leadership is vital' to beat Covid

The Prime Minister said America's leadership is 'vital' to the rest of the world, from tackling the climate crisis to the coronavirus pandemic, as Mr Biden took the oath of office. Read more ...

Marlborough racing tips and best bets for Thursday, January 21

Marlborough racing tips and best bets for Thursday, January 21

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Food Standards Agency issues warning over 'unsafe to eat' meat that is being...

Food Standards Agency issues warning over 'unsafe to eat' meat that is being sold on Facebook

The FSA said meat products including lamb, goat, veal and beef supplied by an 'unregistered' Wiltshire vendor have not been safely produced. Read more ...

Trump tells farewell crowd 'we will be back' in rambling speech before...

Trump tells farewell crowd 'we will be back' in rambling speech before skipping town ahead of Biden's inauguration

Summary List Placement Outgoing President Donald Trump went characteristically off-script in his parting words to a small crowd of supporters before leaving Washington, DC... Read more ...

Surgeon General Jerome Adams says Biden administration has asked him to resign

Surgeon General Jerome Adams says Biden administration has asked him to resign

Surgeon General Jerome Adams said Wednesday that he had been asked by President-elect Joe Biden's team to step down. Read more ...