The Wisecrack

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Dwight Howard: ‘Basketball isn’t needed at this moment’

Dwight Howard has all the basketball reasons in the world to want to jump on a plane and head to Orlando to be part of the NBA’s restart of the

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I gained 8 stone after my husband and best friend died

As I gorged on my third mini Mars bar from my kitchen’s treats cupboard, my daughter Melissa cried. ‘Mum, you’re diabetic,’ she pleaded as she watched me down the chocolate

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Wall Street closes higher as Fed soothes recovery worries

Wall Street closed higher on Monday following an announcement by the U.S. Federal Reserve regarding its corporate bond purchasing program that boosted investor confidence, which had been wavering amid a

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Elon Musk says Tesla’s all-electric Semi is ready to enter volume production

The Tesla Semi has a quoted range of 300 or 500 miles depending on the configuration and starts at $150,000 and $180,000, respectively. Major companies including Walmart, UPS, FedEx and

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Drones Will Drop Library Books So Kids in Virginia Can Keep Reading, Thanks to Librarian’s Bright Idea

The COVID-19 pandemic has closed schools and public libraries across the United States, but a librarian in Virginia has thought of a creative way to keep kids reading, free of

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