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Dallas, Tulsa make PETA’s list of ‘most vegan-friendly’ cities for the first time

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Looks like it’s getting easier to be a vegan in the heartland. PETA RELEASING ‘WOOL HURTS’ CHRISTMAS SWEATER WITH 3D ‘BRUISED AND BLOODIED’ PLUSH SHEEP Dallas has made its debut on PETA’s “Most Vegan-Friendly Cities” list, earning the No. 7 spot on the animal rights organization’s 2019top 10 list. This isn’t the first city from the Lone Read More

‘P*ssy African!’ Paulo Costa steps up ugly war of words with UFC middleweight champ Adesanya

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UFC middleweight contender Paulo Costa has reignited his war of words with world champion Israel Adesanya by calling the Nigerian-born New Zealander a “p*ssy African.” Adesanya won his UFC middleweight world title in October with an outstanding second-round knockout of Robert Whittaker. The fight took place in Melbourne, Australia and broke the company’s previous attendance Read More

‘Big Brother’ state? Spain begins tracking mobile phones in controversial study to better public services

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Millions of Spaniards are being tracked on their mobile phones this week as part of a controversial government study designed to gather information about where citizens are traveling and when in order to “improve public services.” The National Statistics Institute (INE) has assured people that the eight-day project is completely “anonymous” — but that hasn’t Read More

Greta get ready! EasyJet aims to become first major airline to operate net-zero carbon flights

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UK budget airline EasyJet wants to offset carbon emissions for every single flight, promising that its “green” efforts will have no impact on the passengers’ pockets. The carrier announced its plans in a statement on Tuesday, adding that it has already started to act to offset carbon emissions. The decision would cost the company about Read More

‘EU can’t defend Europe’: Stoltenberg takes aim at Macron’s ‘brain-dead’ NATO

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NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has taken the time to contest the French president’s bombshell diagnosis of the bloc, saying that Europe can’t rely on the EU alone, and singing the praises of the US. Stoltenberg couldn’t resist debating Emmanuel Macron’s famous Economist interview, arguing that his organization is far from being dead. Or, at Read More

David Avella: Democrats want to scrap the Electoral College. So why don’t they ditch primaries, too?

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While South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg is enjoying a surge in the polls in Iowa, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has consistently shown staying power nationally to remain the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination. However, before she declares victory and announces its time to focus on the general election, here is an obvious question for her. Read More

Derek Jeter leads newcomers on Baseball Hall of Fame ballot

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Derek Jeter led the nearly two dozen newcomers on the 2020 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot that was released Monday as he looks to become the newest formerNew York Yankees star in Cooperstown. Jeter, now the current Miami Marlins CEO, is thought to have the best shot to be selected into the hallowed halls unanimously. Read More

Female amateur kickboxer dies of brain injuries suffered during UK bout

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Women’s amateur kickboxer Saeideh Aletaha has died at the age of 26 after suffering brain injuries during a bout in Southampton, UK, at the weekend. Aletaha lost her K-1 contest at the Fast and Furious Fight Series (FFS) event on Saturday night and was attended to by ringside doctors before being rushed to hospital, where Read More

Exclusive: New York State Attorney General investigating WeWork – sources

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The New York State Attorney General (NYAG) is investigating WeWork, according to two people familiar with the matter, adding to a mounting series of problems that have turned the workspace provider from a Wall Street darling to a pariah in a matter of weeks. FILE PHOTO: The WeWork logo is displayed Read More

Most parents struggle to distinguish teen angst from depression

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(Reuters Health) – Telling the difference between a teen’s normal ups and downs and something bigger is among top challenges parents face in identifying youth depression, a new national poll suggests. The C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health asked a national sample of parents with children in middle, junior high, or high Read More