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Man discovers use for crackers’ jagged edges – and it’s blowing people’s minds

Cheese and crackers are the perfect after-dinner (or literally any other time) snack we always manage to find room for. But it turns out we may have all been missing

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Fake account retracts Raheem Mostert trade request

On Wednesday, agent Brett Tessler tweeted that 49ers running back Raheem Mostert has asked for a trade. On Thursday, a fake account created by someone posing as Tessler retracted the

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Why some people won’t wear face masks even if told to

The President of the Royal Society has today urged everyone in the UK to wear a face mask to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Dr. Robby Allen from Cranfield University

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Electric car maker Fisker eyes deal to go public

Electric vehicle maker Fisker Inc is in talks to go public through a sale to a so-called blank-check acquisition company, modeled after a successful deal earlier this year by peer

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Genius Bar Index: How Apple Stores track the reopening

Last month, as Covid-19 cases increased in Texas and Arizona, Apple opted to shut stores in those states. Shortly after, the states themselves would either pause or roll back their

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Mystery as bright white lights that turned red appear in the sky above UK city

Resident who spotted strange colour-changing lights in the sky above Leicester may have been seeing sprites, meteor experts claim. Photos of what was seen in the sky at about 11.30pm

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