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Best Amazon Prime Day home appliance deals 2021: Confirmed offers from Shark, Ninja and Philips

Amazon Prime Day 2021 is now just days away. Confirmed to be going ahead on June 21 and June 22, it’s set to be the biggest online shopping event of the year. It’s the perfect opportunity to bag huge bargains on home appliances especially, with discounts found across vacuum cleaners, food processors, coffee machines, fridges and more. The giant sale is typically in the early summer months, however last year it was postponed to October due to the coronavirus pandemic, so it’s come back around for 2021 much quicker than usual. Last year, Amazon revealed that there were...
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Prime Day TV deals 2021: Best early offers on smart TVs, 4K TVs, Samsung TVs and more

Prime Day is just around the corner. Amazon’s annual sales blowout begins on 21 June, offering savvy shoppers the chance to grab bargains on products from across the entire site, from technology and toys to clothing and appliances.If bargain hunters are sharks, then TV deals are the chum in the water. Televisions are traditionally among the most popular items sold during the two-day sales extravaganza, with big discounts to be found on everything from high-end 65in Samsung QLED TVs to smaller and cheaper 4K sets from LG and Sony Bravia.We won’t know exactly which TVs will be discounted until 21...
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Ohio police officer on leave after driving over Black shooting victim who later died

A police officer in Ohio has been placed on leave after her dashcam video showed her patrol car driving over a shooting victim lying on a street, authorities said. The man died soon after. The incident occurred on the night of 13 June, when Springfield police officer Amanda Rosales was responding to a 911 call about a shooting on West Liberty Avenue. According to the video from inside of the cruise, Ms Rosales was driving the car when she struck an already bleeding Eric Cole, reported NBC News.Cole, a Black man, was flown to a hospital but was pronounced...
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3 dead, 2 missing after tubers go over North Carolina dam

EDEN, N.C. (AP) — Three people are dead and two remain missing after a group floating down a North Carolina river on inflatable tubes went over a dam, authorities said Thursday. Rockingham County Emergency Services Director Rodney Cates told reporters that a group of nine people tubing on the Dan...
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Amazon Prime Day 2021: Best early deals from Apple, Nintendo, Samsung and more

Amazon has officially announced the start date for its annual Prime Day sale for 2021 and there’s now just three days until the main shopping event. Traditionally held in early summer, Amazon Prime Day is one of the internet’s biggest sales, offering customers a huge range of discounts on everything from TVs and tablets to coffee machines. Last year, it was postponed from its usual slot in July to October in order to better support the safety of employees during the coronavirus pandemic, leaving many shoppers wondering if the event will go ahead in 2021. But now, the company has confirmed...

Trump was wrong about the law, Obamacare politics and his judges

WASHINGTON — Former President Donald Trump promised to repeal Obamacare, the health insurance program that helped fuel the backlash tea party movement and ultimately his own candidacy. If Trump couldn't get Congress to do away with the law — and he couldn't, even with Republicans in control of both chambers...
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New NASA study finds sustainable aviation fuels help eliminate contrails

We’ve all looked up the sky and seen commercial aircraft flying overhead, leaving what looks like clouds in the sky, a phenomenon called contrails. NASA has published a new study in cooperation with DLA ATRA aircraft investigating alternative fuels. Cleaner burning jet fuels are made from stable resources and, according to the study, produce between 50 and 70 percent fewer ice crystal contrails at cruising altitude, helping to reduce the impact of aviation on the environment. Ice crystal formations can linger in the upper atmosphere for hours and impact how the earth heats and cools itself.
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Bruce Springsteen fans with AstraZeneca vaccine to be turned away from New York theatre shows

Bruce Springsteen fans who have had the AstraZeneca vaccine will be turned away from his comeback shows on Broadway, it has been announced. The musician is returning with a five-night run at the St James theatre in New York on Saturday 26 June, with additional performances scheduled for September. Tickets went on sale on 10 June.A notice on Springsteen’s official website says audience members are required to provide proof of full Covid-19 vaccination in order to enter the theatre. However, a link to further information states that guests need to be fully vaccinated with an FDA-approved [Food and Drug...
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The best Prime Day Amazon Fire tablet, Ring doorbell and Echo deals 2021

Amazon Prime Day is back again in just three days, and will run from 21 June to 22 June. Millions of deals are expected across every corner of the site, from fashion and appliances to smart home tech and children’s toys.Of course, Amazon’s own range of devices traditionally enjoys some of the very best discounts on Prime Day. Last year, there were huge savings across some of our favourite and most highly recommended tech, including Echo speakers, Ring doorbells and Kindle eReaders.On this page, you’ll find the best deals on Amazon devices as they’re announced, as well as what we...
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Best Prime Day alcohol deals 2021: The best discounts on beer, wine, gin and more

Amazon Prime Day, one of the biggest online sale events of the year, is just three days away with stellar deals expected on everything from speakers and laptops to coffee machines and TVs.With last year’s event taking place in the autumn due to safety concerns for employees during the coronavirus pandemic, this year, the online event will take place on June 21 and June 22.Amazon is predicted to deliver its biggest sale yet in 2021, with huge savings expected across tech, kids’ toys, fashion, home appliances, beauty and more.Another area where you can save big during Prime Day is on...
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Amazon Prime Day 2021 – live: Best deals on robotic vacuums, iPad airs and more

Amazon Prime Day 2021 is imminent, with just three days to go until you can bag yourself a bargain on everything from tech and laptops to games consoles to home appliances, toys and alcohol.While 2020’s event was postponed from its usual July slot to October owing to the pandemic, this year the shopping bonanza will run earlier than ever before, taking place from Monday 21 June to Tuesday 22 June. So, it’s time to get your shopping lists ready.For the uninitiated – but seriously, where have you been? – Prime Day is a two-day online sales event hosted by Amazon,...
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Prime Day laptop deals 2021: Best early offers on MacBooks, Asus, Huawei and more

Amazon Prime Day is bearing down on us, that hallowed time of year when the online retailer slashes prices across its entire site.Last year’s event was delayed until October by the pandemic, but this year’s Amazon Prime Day returns to its traditional summertime slot. In fact, it’s a little earlier than usual. The two-day sales bonanza is confirmed to take place on June 21 and June 22.It’s one of the biggest online shopping days of the year, with discounts to be found across every product category from children’s toys and tech to beauty and fashion. The exact deals are a...
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Gigantic meteorite impact in Ukraine dated to 65 million years ago

Everyone’s familiar with the demise of the dinosaurs thanks to a massive asteroid that slammed into the earth, causing an extension of most species on the planet. What many may not know is another massive meteorite impacted the planet. That second impact happened about 65 million years ago in what is now Ukraine.
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US Open cut line 2021: Projected cut, rules, updates for Friday's leaderboard

A handful of top golfers are in danger of missing the cut line at the 2021 U.S. Open on Friday. The top of the leaderboard at Torrey Pines contains some unfamiliar names at the moment. Richard Bland (-5) is leading the tournament. The group chasing him contains more familiar names, such as Louis Oosthuizen (-4), Russell Henley (-4), Jon Rahm (-3) and Bubba Watson (-3).