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PM's Brexit fudge recipe might yet leave bad taste

PM's Brexit fudge recipe might yet leave bad taste

12/08 08:29 Anonymous 0

The change in words within Friday's agreed text were more about providing clarity rather than a fundamental change in the meaning of what had already been agreed on Monday.Instead of "full regulatory alignment", the new wording is "full alignment with the rules" of the EU's single market and customs union, which underpin the Good Friday Agreement and an open border.

Silicon Valley VC takes leave amid harassment allegations

Silicon Valley VC takes leave amid harassment allegations

12/05 20:52 Anonymous 0

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A Silicon Valley venture capitalist accused of sexual harassment and assault is taking leave from his roles at Hyperloop One and Sherpa Capital to focus on legal action about what he calls a "smear campaign" against him.The incidents have prompted several executives at venture capital funds to step down, and raises broader questions of how women are treated in these fields.

Essential CEO Rubin reportedly takes leave amid controversy

Essential CEO Rubin reportedly takes leave amid controversy

11/29 10:41 Anonymous 0

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Andy Rubin, known as the father of Android, has taken a leave of absence as CEO of upstart smartphone maker Essential, according to The Information (subscription required).Mike Sitrick, a spokesman for Rubin, told The Information that any relationship he had while at Google was consensual.

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Former NPR Chief Says Journalists Need To Leave 'Liberal Bubble'

11/27 13:39 Anonymous 0

Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Stern (@kenpstern) about his new book, "Republican Like Me: How I Left the Liberal Bubble and Learned to Love the Right.Today, the Mount Pleasant neighborhood is tranquil and stately, populated by so many young families that it is occasionally referred to as “Mount Stroller.

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Tweaks to pesticide recipe could target pests and leave bees unharmed

11/27 04:58 Anonymous 0

Because bees contribute to the vast majority of food that we eat by pollinating crops and plants, dwindling numbers are a real concern for the global population.So coming up with new pesticides that these critically important insects are resistant to would be a massive breakthrough, and scientists from Michigan State University (MSU) are reporting a promising advance in this area.