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California gun database leak exposes personal information

 
The California Department of Justice has announced that personal information was disclosed in connection with the June 27, 2022 update of its Firearms Dashboard Portal.
 
 

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TUI flight forced to return to Manchester Airport after loud bangs
Southern Wind Power of 2, just for you and ocean ahead
7 dead, over 20 missing as massive landslide hits India's Manipur state
High inflation to hit UK harder than other major economies, Bank of England warns

NEWS

Four died after ONGC chopper makes emergency landing in Arabian Sea

Thirteen arrested over German cashpoint explosions
Hong Kong seizes suspected liquid cocaine and suspected cocaine worth about $1.6 million
AAIA publishes investigation report on serious incident of aircraft aborted take-off on engaged runway
UK: South London bin collections to halt during summer strikes over pay and conditions
Lawsuit against online retailers illegally selling deadly ghost gun components into New York City
 

BUSINESS

Average UK house price hits new record, market cooling down

Lisbon bus strike to start July 1
Global billionaire wealth surges by nearly 18%
Nepal, Bangladesh get $1 billion from World Bank
Romania starts natural gas production in Black Sea
Tram drivers in London go on strike, will repeat it in July
 

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Radisson Hotel Group advances on growth plans, establishes regional offices across world

Pfizer, BioNTech announce new COVID-19 vaccine supply agreement with U.S. government

UK: Strikes over bullying and pay cuts could hit Coca Cola supplies this summer

IBM launches Innovation Centre in Alberta, Canada, plans to create 250 tech jobs


POLITICS

France to offer emergency food aid of €100 per family to 9m poor families

Russia ready to export tens of millions of tonnes of grain if West lifts bans
New York: Superstorm Sandy tax exemption application deadline extended
Easier access to corporate information for investors: Council agrees its position on single access platform
Uruguay government forecasts economic growth of 4.8%, creation of 40,000 jobs
Commission approves €60.7 million Romanian scheme to support road transport sector
 

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IBM launches Innovation Centre in Alberta, Canada, plans to create 250 tech jobs

Whitecap Resources to buy XTO Energy Canada for $1.9 billion

H&M Q2 profit rises nicely


COMPANIES

Luxottica founder Leonardo Del Vecchio dies

Kraft Heinz pulls products from Tesco in UK pricing row
Philippine operator PLDT plans Jupiter cable system switch-on next month
IBM launches Innovation Centre in Alberta, Canada, plans to create 250 tech jobs
Jacobs to plan Norway's nuclear decommissioning program
Pfizer, BioNTech announce new COVID-19 vaccine supply agreement with U.S. government
 

CAREERS

Dollar Tree changes top management

Prairie Provident Resources appoints Matthew Shyba to board
Valo Therapeutics appoints Anthony J. Giovinazzo to board
Genomill appoints Mike Doherty to board
Abcam appoints vice president of investor relations
Gibson Brands appoints Erica Krusen to senior director, cultural influence
 

ECONOMY

EU GDP up by 5.4% in 2021 but still below 2019 level

U.S. economy shrank 1.6 pct in Q1
UK Q1 GDP growth confirmed at 0.8%
German inflation slows down to 7.6 pct in June
Scotland's onshore GDP decreased by 0.5% in April
Vietnam trade surplus $710 million in six months
 

EARNINGS

General Mills Q3 net sales increased 8 percent

Barnes & Noble Education Q4 GAAP sales increased 17.1%
H&M Q2 profit rises nicely
Jefferies Q2 net income $114 million
NIKE Q3 reported revenues $12.2 billion
CarMax Q1 net revenues up 21.0%
 

OP-ED

Niger set to monetize massive gas reserves through Saharan natural gas pipeline

Putting the brakes on EV folly that choked the market
Oil discovery in Kavango Basin may mean huge benefits for Namibians
Cape Town and Dubai battle over Africa's energy future
Is America going to lose its superpower status?
The challenge of Africa is not the same as Qatar’s. It is a lot harder
 

AGRIFISH

Ireland’s farming representative chair: Get 2nd COVID-19 booster as soon as possible

Belarus extends embargo on Western food imports till year end
Hungary flags heat-damaged 2022 grains outlook
Georgia country bans wheat, barley exports for a year
Concentrated action seizes irregular fertilizers in Parana, Brazil
Mineral fertiliser consumption remained high in EU in 2020
 

LEADERSHIP

How much is 'great resignation' costing companies?

New theory of decision-making seeks to explain why humans don't make optimal choices
For a smooth-running economy, rule of law matters
Change of mind can often be best decision
37% of top 20 skills requested for average U.S. job changed since 2016
Playing tough early in franchising supports long-term benefits
 

CRIME

Purdue Pharma: Largest settlement of governmental health claim in Canadian history

UBS to pay $25 million to settle SEC fraud charges involving complex options trading strategy
Former airline employee and aircraft part sellers charged in kickback and money laundering scheme
Ernst & Young to pay $100 million penalty for employees cheating on CPA ethics exams and misleading investigation
Credit Suisse fined $2 million for money laundering
$1.25 million multistate settlement over 2019 Carnival Cruise Line data breach
 

Magazine

TRAVEL

The medieval attractions: Historical reenactment of Templar events in 1196

Knysna Oyster Festival is back, along with sport events and one of the most beautiful races in South Africa
Barbecuing on the Isar, a Munich's way of life
BST Hyde Park, three fantastic weekends in London
Radisson Hotel Sfax opens in Tunisia
Houston to celebrate Make Music Day with several citywide music events
 

SEA, LAND, AIR

Bavaria C42, sailing yacht for smooth days

MegaRexx MegaBronc, true American 7 seat, 6.7L V8 road animal
Energica Experia, electric motorbike for long distance adventurers
Bombardier Global 8000, fastest business jet since Concorde
Mercedes EQS: First electric vehicle in luxury class
New Range Rover Sport redefines sporting luxury
 

DESIGN

Unusual and highly functional lamps

An airy elegance: Floor to ceiling windows
Pet Empire, luxurious pet beds that will last lifetime
Tubbo, glamorous camping in your backyard
Talenti outdoor furniture, Italian way of living al fresco
Slim Jim Idrocompresso, espresso machine for true fans
 

GADGETS

Philips Screeneo U4, ultra-short-throw projector

Samsung Smart Monitor M8, no need for PC speed
Nikon Df, mechanical dials still rule for best photography
NOOK GlowLight 4e, nice reader but old Kindle is better
Acer Chromebook Spin 514, convertible Chromebook with military durability
Sony WH-1000XM5, newest noise canceling headphones
 

HEALTH

Brain practices new tasks while people sleep

Hong Kong closely monitors human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in Mainland
U.S. to distribute monkeypox vaccines nationwide
South Korea approves use of first homegrown COVID-19 vaccine
EMA begins review of Bavarian Nordic's vaccine for monkeypox
Pfizer and BioNTech: Omicron-adapted COVID-19 vaccine candidates demonstrate high immune response against Omicron
 

MEANTIME

Melting Arctic ice could transform international shipping routes

Chinese spacecraft photographs entire planet Mars
Limiting global warming to 1.5C would reduce risks to humans by up to 85%
Japan's rainy season ends early for first time in decades
Researchers develop chip to boost coral reef health
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa instrument may change game in search for extraterrestrial life