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‘Boys From The Blackstuff' actor Michael Angelis has died

‘Boys From The Blackstuff' actor Michael Angelis has died

3 hours ago   |   NME

Michael Angelis, best known for starring in TV dramas such as Boys From The Blackstuff , has died at the age of 76. The actor, who also narrated children's show Thomas &...
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Retailers are bracing themselves for a 'huge surge' of returns that could make their massive piles of unsold inventory even bigger

Retailers are bracing themselves for a 'huge surge' of returns that could make their massive piles of unsold inventory even bigger

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Returns are becoming a major issue for retailers as "nonessential" stores reopen and shoppers start to bring in quarantine purchases that didn't work out. "There is going to be...
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How leaders should address race with their employees, the Warren Buffett of tech, and top healthcare startups

How leaders should address race with their employees, the Warren Buffett of tech, and top healthcare startups

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

New York. Atlanta. Los Angeles. Denver. Dallas. Detroit. Washington, DC. Seattle. Miami. Chicago. Thousands marched in cities across the US last night, with many of the...
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Here's an exclusive look at the pitch deck a former Googler used to raise $2.1 million for his augmented reality marketplace Poplar

Here's an exclusive look at the pitch deck a former Googler used to raise $2.1 million for his augmented reality marketplace Poplar

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Augmented reality marketplace Poplar has raised $2.1 million. CEO David Ripert, a first-time entrepreneur who left Google in 2018 to start Poplar, began fundraising in January...
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Thomas The Tank Engine Narrator Michael Angelis Dies, Aged 68

Thomas The Tank Engine Narrator Michael Angelis Dies, Aged 68

12 hours ago   |   Huffington Post   |   8 articles

Michael Angelis , best known as the long-term narrator of Thomas The Tank Engine series Thomas & Friends , has died at the age of 76, his agent said. The actor died suddenly...
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Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis dies

Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis dies

20 hours ago   |   Metro   |   6 articles

Michael Angelis narrated the show for 13 series Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis has died. The actor, who also starred in Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, died at his...
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Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis dies aged 76

Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis dies aged 76

21 hours ago   |   Metro   |   6 articles

Michael Angelis narrated the show for 13 series Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis has died aged 76. The actor, who also starred in Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, died at...
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Clearview AI sued by ACLU for scraping billions of selfies from social media to power its facial-recog-for-cops system

23 hours ago   |   The Register

Startup says it's covered by the First Ammendment, ta very much The American Civil Liberties Union has sued Clearview AI for scraping billions of photos from public social...
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VR flop Magic Leap's ‘pivot' spins CEO right off his throne

23 hours ago   |   The Register

‘Natural step' to find new leader after current one burned billions for no appreciable return The controversial CEO of money-burning virtual reality startup Magic Leap has...
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Steph Curry and Zoom CEO Eric Yuan just backed her college financing startup, and now this immigrant founder is tackling students' financial hardships brought on by COVID

Steph Curry and Zoom CEO Eric Yuan just backed her college financing startup, and now this immigrant founder is tackling students' financial hardships brought on by COVID

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Amira Yahyaoui founded Mos , an education startup helping college students apply for and manage financial aid, near the end of 2017 after experiencing the hardships many...
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Sancho reveals George Floyd t-shirt after Dortmund goal

Sancho reveals George Floyd t-shirt after Dortmund goal

Jadon Sancho revealed a ‘JUSTICE FOR GEORGE FLOYD' message on his shirt after scoring his 15th Bundesliga goal of the season on Sunday. Sancho converted a Julian Brandt cross... Read more ...

Daily coronavirus testing capacity hits 200,000 but actual numbers much lower

Daily coronavirus testing capacity hits 200,000 but actual numbers much lower

The Department of Health said 38,489 people had died in hospitals, care homes and the wider community after testing positive for coronavirus in the UK as of 5pm on Saturday, up... Read more ...

SpaceX Dragon: Watch NASA's astronauts give a tour of the spacecraft Endeavour

SpaceX Dragon: Watch NASA's astronauts give a tour of the spacecraft Endeavour

SPACEX'S Crew Dragon has docked to the International Space Station with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley abord. Watch the two spaceflight veterans give a tour of the... Read more ...

Shelby Tribble says she's ‘trying to be a MILF' as she shows off growing bump

Shelby Tribble says she's ‘trying to be a MILF' as she shows off growing bump

Pregnant reality star Shelby Tribble has showed off her growing baby bump in a stunning bikini photo. Read more ...

Ronaldo names Liverpool ace, Chelsea legend in his current top five

Ronaldo names Liverpool ace, Chelsea legend in his current top five

Brazilian legend Ronaldo has thrown his weight behind Lionel Messi as the number one player to watch in the world right now, but Cristiano Ronaldo curiously had no place on his... Read more ...

Jadon Sancho nets hat-trick and sets new record in Borussia Dortmund win

Jadon Sancho nets hat-trick and sets new record in Borussia Dortmund win

The England star was on fine form in his side's 6-1 thumping of Paderborn as he scored three times in a match for the first time in his career Read more ...

Public can tell if track and trace phone call is real because it will sound...

Public can tell if track and trace phone call is real because it will sound ‘professional'

Deputy chief medical officer Dr Jenny Harries speaking at the daily press conference The public can tell if a track and trace phone call is legit because it will sound... Read more ...

Why David Moyes rejected chance to sign Paul Pogba at Manchester United

Why David Moyes rejected chance to sign Paul Pogba at Manchester United

Paul Pogba was available in 2013 Former Manchester United boss David Moyes pursued a move for Cesc Fabregas instead of Paul Pogba during his time at Old Trafford because he... Read more ...

New 2020 BMW 4 Series Coupe leaked ahead of Tuesday's reveal

New 2020 BMW 4 Series Coupe leaked ahead of Tuesday's reveal

BMW has confirmed that the next 4 Series Coupe will be officially revealed on 2 June but the new car has slipped out early, pictured in what appears to be an official image... Read more ...

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says his team will be at 100 per cent for the...

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says his team will be at 100 per cent for the Merseyside derby

Jurgen Klopp says having the whole group back together is a "massive, massive lift" as Liverpool prepare to try and wrap up a first league title in 30 years. Read more ...