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We discuss … BTS, Roxanne Pallett and Jim and Janine

We discuss … BTS, Roxanne Pallett and Jim and Janine

The girlsWhen I first heard the rise of BTS in South Korea, I was baffled. An unassuming band…

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Vaccine rush for children with disease-linked seizures

Vaccine rush for children with disease-linked seizures

Ms. Singh is one of the thousands of Canadian children that have struggled with recurrent visits to the…

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Hurricane season 2018: NOAA announces near normal season – as it happened

Hurricane season 2018: NOAA announces near normal season – as it happened

Major hurricanes pose the greatest threat to people and propertyThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has announced that…

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It’s a new experience for musician Hanif Abdurraqib when he plays with violinist Lara St. John

It’s a new experience for musician Hanif Abdurraqib when he plays with violinist Lara St. John

Hanif Abdurraqib isn’t above turning up the bass as he embarks on a high-powered kick drum solo.The virtuoso…

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Unprotected Japanese plant may be the next industry leader

Unprotected Japanese plant may be the next industry leader

In a rare vote of confidence, Nara University officials plan to adopt one of the last unmodified protein…

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Truck-maker Rivian goes public; here’s what electric vehicles have to do to compete with gasoline-powered vehicles

Truck-maker Rivian goes public; here’s what electric vehicles have to do to compete with gasoline-powered vehicles

There were big swings Tuesday afternoon following an IPO for Rivian, the electric-truck maker. After initial trading prices…

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