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US intelligence estimates Russian troop levels on Ukraine border could reach 175,000

US intelligence estimates Russian troop levels on Ukraine border could reach 175,000

New US intelligence findings estimate Russia could begin a military offensive in Ukraine in a matter of months as it amasses up to 175,000 troops along the border, a startling escalation that President Joe Biden has warned could lead to severe consequences. The latest developments come after months of steady increases along the Russia-Ukraine frontier…MORE

Bitcoin plunges overnight
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Bitcoin plunges overnight

Bitcoin prices plummeted overnight to a low of about $43,000. As of 10:30 am EST Saturday, the cryptocurrency had dropped more than 13% in the previous 24 hours, from $56,294 to $48,309 — a loss of almost $8,000. That’s a stark contrast from its all-time high of just last month, when Bitcoin reached almost $69,000…MORE

Tom Holland and Zendaya joke about doing ‘Spider-Man’ stunts with their height difference
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Tom Holland and Zendaya joke about doing ‘Spider-Man’ stunts with their height difference

Tom Holland may play a big-time superhero, but it seems his co-star Zendaya is doing all the heavy lifting. During an appearance on “The Graham Norton Show” this week, the two “Spider-Man: No Way Home” actors told a story about having to accommodate for their height difference when doing stunts, specifically for a scene where…MORE

Manchester United’s former wonderkid Adnan Januzaj on life after leaving the Premier League
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Manchester United’s former wonderkid Adnan Januzaj on life after leaving the Premier League

On October 5, 2013, Adnan Januzaj made his mark in a big way. In what was his first league start for Manchester United, the slight youngster scored two goals in a dramatic comeback against Sunderland — his second a stunning left-foot volley. It was a special performance that got fans excited and hopeful that the…MORE

Man-made diamonds are the new engagement ring trend

Man-made diamonds are the new engagement ring trend

For many couples who recently cemented their commitment to each other with an engagement, the choice of ring featured not natural but man-made gemstones — including the center diamond. While a diamond continues to be the most popular type of engagement stone, nearly one in four engagement rings in 2021 featured a man-made center stone,…MORE

How Costco, Sam’s Club and BJ’s won the pandemic
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How Costco, Sam’s Club and BJ’s won the pandemic

Few companies have gained more of an advantage during the pandemic than America’s warehouse club giants. During the early days of Covid, shoppers flooded into Costco, BJ’s and Sam’s Club — which were deemed “essential” businesses and stayed open through lockdowns — to load up on groceries and household staples such as toilet paper. Those…MORE

If the Supreme Court curtails abortion rights it could flip the script on the 2022 midterm elections
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If the Supreme Court curtails abortion rights it could flip the script on the 2022 midterm elections

With the looming possibility of the Supreme Court gutting Roe v. Wade, the future of reproductive rights in America is poised to become a central and potentially defining issue in the upcoming midterm elections. The high court is expected to deliver its ruling on a Mississippi law banning most abortions after 15 weeks next summer,…MORE