A 22-year-old Portuguese midfielder linked with a Liverpool FC transfer scored a stunning long range chest-and-volley goal

Wolverhampton Wanderers midfielder Ruben Neves scored a stunning long-distance volley to help his side to a memorable 4-0 win over Spanish side Espanyol in the Europa League Thursday. The Portuguese star, a transfer target for Liverpool FC according to The Liverpool Echo, thumped home just seven minutes after half time after Diogo Jota had opened […]

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Costco is refreshingly boring

Costco is pretty boring. Or at least it used to be. Providing good pay and benefits, minimizing payouts to shareholders, and concentrating on doing one thing well were once considered just good business sense. These days, they feel like a refreshing deviation from the crowd. Readers probably have at least a glancing familiarity with Costco. […]

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The truth about tweens and screens

We’re in the middle of a mental health crisis, and it’s hitting the younger generation hard. First, the stats: Worldwide, 10 to 20 percent of children and adolescents experience mental disorders. Depression is one of the leading causes of illness and disability among adolescents, and suicide is the third leading cause of death in 15- […]

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Facebook’s only UK-wide fact-checking partner has just 2 primary fact-checkers to protect 40 million users from misinformation (FB)

Facebook’s key UK fact-checker Full Fact only has two primary fact-checkers combatting misinformation in the country. There are around 40 million monthly active users of Facebook in the UK. The disparity between the small size of Facebook’s fact-checking team and the scale of its UK userbase raises questions about the company’s ability to effectively police […]

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A crowd in Ukraine threw bricks at buses carrying coronavirus evacuees from Wuhan to quarantine

A crowd of Ukrainian protesters on Thursday attacked buses ferrying Wuhan evacuees to a quarantine hospital. The buses were transporting 45 Ukrainians and 27 foreign nationals through Novi Sanzhary in central Ukraine. Nobody on board has been confirmed to have the coronavirus. They are being taken to a two-week quarantine as a precaution. Ukraine’s president, […]

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