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‘All options’ on table for US as Russia increases troops on Ukrainian border

Read more US President Joe Biden expressed concern about the situation in Ukraine and reiterated Washington’s support for Ukraine’s territorial integrity. He added that he will meet “in all probability” with his Ukrainian and Russian counterparts Volodymyr Zelenskiy and Vladimir Poutine. The comments came as US Secretary of State Antony …

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You probably have better options than the candy bar-shaped monitor

Another day another interesting gadget go around the internet – this is a very large portable monitor (in terms of aspect ratio anyway) with an 8.8 inch screen running at a resolution of 420 in 1920. It’s called the Elsonic EK-MD088, and while its size, shape, and built-in stand make …

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Our fight against climate change begins with the export of American natural gas to replace coal

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND – NOVEMBER 02: US President Joe Biden speaks during action on forests and land … [+] Use the event on day three of COP26 on November 2, 2021 in Glasgow, Scotland. 2021 will see the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference. The conference will run from October 31st …

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They just moved to the United States and wanted to experience their first Thanksgiving. Over 100 foreigners responded with help

But for international students in the United States, Thanksgiving is uncharted territory. This was the problem for Susana Orrego Villegas and her husband, Edward White, who recently moved from Colombia to Brookline, Massachusetts, a few miles southwest of Boston. Both are international students with student visas. Orrego Villegas is studying …

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Belkin’s new $ 150 3-in-1 charger is the first to get Apple Watch Series 7 fast charging

Belkin today announced a pair of new wireless chargers for Apple Watch, including the first third-party chargers to support the new fast charging added to the Apple Watch Series 7. The larger of the two is the $ 149.95 BoostCharge Pro 3-in-1 Wireless Charger with MagSafe, which follows in the …

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Country Club and USGA Create Lee Elder Internship to Help Under-Represented Youth Build Golf Careers

The Brookline Country Club and the United States Golf Association announced this week the creation of Lee Elder Internship, to provide under-represented youth with various career options in the golf industry. The weeklong internship will provide hands-on experience for 25 people at the 2022 US Open, which will be held …

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Virtual public meeting with in-person options – US 380 from I-35 to Collin County line

Denton County, Texas – TxDOT is conducting a feasibility study for upgrading US 380 from I-35 to the Collin County Line in Denton County, Texas. All comments must be received or postmarked no later than Wednesday, December 15, 2021, to be included in the public meeting documentation. The purpose of …

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Where (and why) to drink vermouth in Portland this holiday season

Reheat the spices boil in the cider. Lemon zest soaked in hot whiskey. The raisins and orange zest soon macerate in mulled wine. Infused drinks have their time every fall, and this year we recommend an often overlooked member of that family: vermouth. Vermouth is a fortified and flavored wine. …

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Report: Trafficking in plastic waste is on the rise and criminal groups are taking advantage

WASHINGTON – Americans like to think that they are recycling their plastic take-out food containers, cutlery, and fragile grocery bags when they toss them in those green or blue bins. But, all too often, this waste is shipped overseas, sometimes with the help of organized crime groups, where it litter …

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California tries to close math gap, but triggers backlash

If all went according to plan, California would have approved new guidelines for teaching math in public schools this month. But since a draft was opened for public comment in February, the recommendations sparked a heated debate over not only how to teach mathematics, but also how to solve a …

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