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Surprising Percentage of People Feel Happier After Spontaneous Decisions

The average American makes 6,709 spontaneous decisions every year, according to new research. A brand new survey of 2,000 American respondents found, when including decisions such as getting coffee, trying

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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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La Liga, Bundesliga as Real Madrid returns

The live action just keeps on coming form Europe as games in the Bundesliga and La Liga are plentiful on Sunday, below is how to watch all of the action

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Woman hatches three ducklings from eggs she bought at Waitrose

We’ve all taken up time-intensive hobbies during lockdown to keep ourselves entertained. One woman has gone a bit further and given life to some duck eggs. Charli Lello, from Hertfordshire,

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Ford plans to launch its all-electric F-150 pickup truck by mid-2022

Tesla is not the only company with plans to release an all-electric pickup truck, though it certainly has a head start. Ford is working on its own electrified F-150 as

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Band-Aid Announces it Will Finally Make Bandages For Darker Skin Tones

In response to recent worldwide support for Black Lives Matters protests, Band-Aid announced last week that it will be expanding its product line to include bandages with a range of

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