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Verstappen: Red Bull F1 still too ‘hit and miss’ despite Miami win

While Red Bull’s 2022 on-track performance has hit a new high, Verstappen defeating Ferrari’s polesitter Charles Leclerc by virtue of better top speed and tyre management on Sunday, the Milton Keynes outfit continued to suffer from various problems across the weekend.After being limited to 14 laps in FP1…

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Despite ideals, people don’t really like reducing inequality, study finds

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Most Americans say they want a more equal society, yet policies aimed at increasing equality for disadvantaged groups in higher education, corporations, government, and elsewhere continue to generate backlash. This backlash has been blamed on a range of causes—including majority white Americans’ fears of losing their status, political partisanship, and overt…

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Despite unknowns, FDA officials make the case for annual fall COVID shots

Booster prep — In JAMA viewpoint, FDA leaders say a fall booster decision should come next month. Beth Mole – May 4, 2022 11:09 pm UTC Enlarge / Dr. Peter Marks, Director of the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research within the Food and Drug Administration, testifies during a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions…

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Despite risks, U.S. veterans reckon with joining Ukrainian war effort

Russia-Ukraine An estimated 20,000 foreigners have expressed interest, the Ukrainians say. About 4,000 are Americans, said an official with the Ukrainian Embassy in Washington. Lane Perkins stands in Lviv, Ukraine, on March 8, 2022. MUST CREDIT: Photo for The Washington Post by Kasia Strek. By Dan Lamothe, Alex Horton, Peter Hermann and Jonathan Baran, Washington…

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ECB to wait until Q4 to raise rates despite rampant inflation: Reuters poll

Please try another search Economy9 hours ago (Mar 06, 2022 07:37PM ET) © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters building is seen during sunset in Frankfurt, Germany, January 5, 2022. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach By Swathi Nair and Jonathan Cable BENGALURU/LONDON (Reuters) – The European Central Bank will wait until the last months of this…

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People still trust tech, despite global backlash

Workers on gig-economy platforms are protesting, Washington DC and Brussels are cracking down on Apple and Google, and the Chinese government is intent on curbing the influence of its technology firms. But a new survey shows that people trust the tech industry more than any other—even more than healthcare, the sector the world has relied…

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Despite restrictions, recreational cannabis companies use marketing that appeals to adolescents

Cannabis and social media. Credit: Rutgers Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies Many recreational cannabis companies market their products in a way that appeals to children and teens, despite state-based regulations prohibiting it, according to a new study in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. This marketing is easily viewed by people…

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Despite Soaring Gas Prices, Gavin Newsom Denies Fracking Permits ‘in Droves’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) is denying fracking permits to oil companies in the state “in droves” despite the ongoing surge in gas prices, the San Francisco Chronicle reports, accelerating a policy that was only to have taken effect in 2024. In April this year, as Breitbart News reported, Newsom announced that the state would end permits for…

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Despite Restraints, Democrats’ Drug Pricing Plan Could Still Aid Consumers

The Medicare prescription drug pricing plan Democrats unveiled this week is not nearly as ambitious as many lawmakers sought, but they and drug policy experts say the provisions crack open the door to reforms that could have dramatic effects.  Tamping down drug expenses has been a longtime rallying cry for consumers beset by rapidly rising prices. Although people…

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Huobi next in line to join the NFT race despite major hiccup in China

One of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, the Huobi Group is the latest to deep-dive into the ever-growing non-fungible token (NFT) pool. The official press release read as, “Huobi Group today announced the launch of a trial for Huobi NFT, a non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace, enabling users to purchase NFT artwork, collectibles, and…