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This week the largest triceratops skeleton ever unearthed goes up for auction in Paris -- but museum curators like Francis Duranthon can only dream of getting their hands on such a prize.
The Coast Guard received multiple reports of a possible fuel spill off the Southern California coast earlier than previously disclosed and asked local authorities to investigate about 15 hours before its own personnel confirmed a large oil slick, which came from a leaking undersea pipeline, records show. The initial reports of a possible spill north of the Huntington Beach pier came into the Coast Guard about 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 1, according to an Orange County Sheriff’s Department’s memo provided Wednesday to The Associated Press.
The fate of future hostile takeover bids in Japan could rest on an upcoming court ruling that will decide whether the country's top maker of newspaper printing presses can move forward with a poison pill against an unwelcome shareholder. At issue is whether 105-year-old Tokyo Kikai Seisakusho Ltd will be allowed to not count votes from Asia Development Capital (ADC) - an investment firm that built up most of its 40% stake in a matter of weeks - when shareholders vote on issuing new stock that would dilute ADC's ownership. A holding of more than 33% in Japan gives the stakeholder veto rights over important board decisions and sometimes de facto control.
Daren Sammy led the West Indies to their second World T20 title, beating hosts India along the way as MS Dhoni's celebrated side once again stuttered in a crunch game.
Cristian Dajome converted on a penalty kick in the 82nd minute and the Vancouver Whitecaps came from behind to beat the Portland Timbers 3-2 on Wednesday night. Down 2-0 at halftime, Vancouver (11-9-10) got second-half goals from Deiber Caicedo and Brian White before Dajome's penalty. Yimmi Chara put the Timbers in front early with a left-footed goal in the 15th minute.
An Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP) trooper pulled a driver from a burning vehicle on a freeway in Lorain County on Tuesday, October 19, moments before the vehicle became engulfed by flames.In footage released by the OSHP on Wednesday, a motorist in a burning car drives past an OSHP vehicle and pulls off to the right. The trooper catches up to the vehicle and pulls the driver out, moments before the entire vehicle goes up in flames.According to local reports, the incident took place at 9.42am on Tuesday on the Interstate 90 near Sheffield village.In a post on Facebook, OSHP said the driver thought he had a “simple mechanical issue when he saw some smoke.” Credit: Ohio State Highway Patrol via Storyful
Bachelorette Australia’s first Brooke Blurton episode is a triumph. I finally have my church back. With its first bisexual and first Indigenous lead, the franchise may have saved itself – and its community
Former India captain Kapil Dev said that cricketers get noticed after playing well in India-Pakistan matches and these games might also hurt senior players’ reputation if they fail to do well. However, they will face off to begin their T20 World Cup 2021 campaign in Dubai on Sunday, October 24 as well. Ahead of their […] The post “Players Get Recognition By Doing Well In IND-PAK Matches” – Kapil Dev Shares His Views On The High-Voltage Clash appeared first on Cricfit.
The NFL previously assumed that Black players have relatively lower cognitive baselines when evaluating brain injury settlements.
Crown shareholders rebel after casino giant pays millions to departed executives. Troubled company avoids board spill despite investor reprimand over nearly $10m in termination payments
Meghan Markle, the duchess of Sussex, wrote an open letter to Congress, advocating for paid family leave in the U.S. In the letter, she looks back at her own upbringing, how hard her family worked to provide for her growing up and how the pandemic has pushed millions of women out of the workforce. Markle and husband Prince Harry welcomed their second child, daughter Lilibet Mountbatten-Windsor, this past June.
European Union leaders will tackle their Polish counterpart on Thursday over a court ruling that questioned the primacy of European laws in a sharp escalation of battles that risk precipitating a new crisis for the bloc. The French president and the Dutch premier are particularly keen to prevent their governments' cash contributions to the EU from benefitting socially conservative politicians undercutting human rights fixed in the laws of western liberal democracies. "EU states that violate the rule of law should not receive EU funds," the head of the European Union parliament, David Sassoli, said before national leaders of the bloc's 27 member countries convened in Brussels on Thursday and Friday.
Clean up efforts continued in northeastern New South Wales on Thursday, October 21, after the Coffs Harbour area was battered by heavy hail during a supercell on Wednesday.This footage by William Watkins shows hail blanketing his home’s lawn in Toormina.New South Wales’ State Emergency Service (SES) said it had received as many as 800 requests for assistance related to the supercell.“NSW SES have local and out of area crews as well as partner agencies on the ground working in the community with the clean-up from yesterday’s storm ahead of more possible storms,” the service said. Credit: William Watkins via Storyful
Freddy Krueger no longer lives there, but the house made famous by Wes Craven’s A Nightmare on Elm Street can now be yours for a cool $3.25 million The house, located at 1428 N Genesee in Los Angeles (it served as the establishing shot for Ohio in the film) is a Dutch colonial three bedooms […]
From pretty pastels and rich color combinations to monochromatic moods, these are our favorite color palettes for weddings, no matter the time of year. Gatherings are on the return, and rather than approaching your design with a color palette of two to three hues, consider all the shades on the spectrum around your chosen tones. Inspired by some of our very own BAZAAR Brides, travel, design, florals, and—of course—fashion, these are the most innovative color palettes for every season and destination.
It followed the fatal stabbing of MP David Amess which ‘shocked parliament to its core’.
If you’ve been working in the French tech ecosystem, you may remember a startup called AppGratis. From the team that brought you AppGratis, Batch is a customer engagement platform that has been operating under the radar for many years. It’s a customer engagement platform that competes with Braze as well as big enterprise solutions from Salesforce, Adobe, Oracle, IBM and Microsoft.
The TV cook received the award from Prince Charles at Windsor Castle
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ISTANBUL, October 21, 2021--Apple® today announced Apple Bağdat Caddesi will open on Friday, October 22. Located in the heart of Istanbul, Apple Bağdat Caddesi will serve as Apple’s third retail location in Turkey. This two-level destination blends local materials with the latest store design to create an open and fluid space for customers to explore Apple’s products and services, or participate in free Today at Apple® sessions.