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Chaos in Dubai as UAE records heaviest rainfall in 75 years: Chaos ensued in the United Arab Emirates after the country witnessed the heaviest rainfall in 75 ...
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Chaos in Dubai as UAE records heaviest rainfall in 75 years
Quick Glance: Dubai Submerged in Floods After Year's Worth of Rain
  • More than 142mm of rain soaked Dubai within 24 hours.

  • Heavy thunderstorms hit the UAE, pouring over a year's worth of rain on Dubai in just hours.

  • Authorities dispatched tanker trucks to pump water off the streets as some homes were inundated, requiring residents to bail them out.

  • Rain is uncommon in the UAE, causing flooding due to insufficient drainage systems in many areas.
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Ron Goldman’s father reacts to OJ Simpson’s death: "It's no great loss to the world.." he said.
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Ron Goldman’s father reacts to OJ Simpson’s death
Quick Glance: O.J. Simpson's Failed Attempt at Rebranding
  • O.J. Simpson tried unsuccessfully to improve his image through social media.

  • Despite attempts at normalization through videos, he could not alter his negative image.

  • Expert Bernt Ullmann explains Simpson's lack of remorse, crucial for a successful comeback.

  • Simpson's controversial videos further polarized and isolated him from the public.
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Chinese villagers downplay help for Malay travellers in Perak: PETALING JAYA: To the Malay travellers who got a smoother ride home to Kuala Lumpur after their ...
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Chinese villagers downplay help for Malay travellers in Perak
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Journalists offered 'radical' solution to save part of Newshub - Patrick Gower: The senior journalist is continuing his crusade to save at least part of the ...
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Journalists offered 'radical' solution to save part of Newshub - Patrick ...
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Prosecutors ask judge to fine Trump $3,000 over social media posts calling out witnesses
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Prosecutors ask judge to fine Trump $3,000 over social media posts calling ...
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Baby Reindeer star reassures concerned fans as new Netflix series haunts viewers: Richard Gadd, the man behind the new smash-hit Netflix Baby Reindeer ...
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Baby Reindeer star reassures concerned fans as new Netflix series haunts ...
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'They killed our son': Online scammers tearing families apart as sextortion cases soar
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'They killed our son': Online scammers tearing families apart as ...
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Olly Murs' wife Amelia Tank gives birth and shares adorable name: Olly Murs is a dad! He and wife Amelia Tank have welcomed their first child together ...
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Olly Murs' wife Amelia Tank gives birth and shares adorable name
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Sydney church attack: Man arrested after reportedly stabbing bishop and several others
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Quick Glance: Bishop's Premonition and Stabbing Incident
  • A well-known Sydney bishop, stabbed during a sermon, had been warned of a potential attack on his life in recent weeks.

  • The attack on Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel, allegedly by a 15-year-old, occurred at the Christ the Good Shepherd Church in Wakeley on Monday night following a sermon where the bishop mentioned that his death was imminent.

  • The bishop clarified that his potential passing would not be an attempt to escape or avoid life, but rather a conscious desire to be with God.

  • A 15-year-old boy was arrested after the attack on the bishop and three other men during a service at an Assyrian Orthodox church in Sydney's southwest. The bishop was taken to the hospital with multiple stab wounds and is currently in stable condition.
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First product of Meghan's lifestyle brand revealed: The jars of strawberry jam, labelled America Riviera Orchard, have been shared with friends and influencers.
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First product of Meghan's lifestyle brand revealed
Quick Glance: Discover When Meghan Markle's Jam Will Be Available for Purchase
  • Shortly after debuting her highly anticipated lifestyle brand American Riviera Orchard, Meghan Markle unveiled the first product.

  • Markle made a return to Instagram to reveal the brand's identity and a website featuring a logo representing her neighborhood 'Montecito' with a sign-up link for the waitlist.

  • The initial product will be strawberry jam, with a focus on home, garden, food, and lifestyle content based on information from the trademark application documents.

  • While the specific release date remains undisclosed, interested individuals can already join the waitlist and anticipate further updates on Markle's product line.
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‘Ted Lasso’ star Hannah Waddingham rebukes photographer over ‘show’ leg request: “Ted Lasso” star Hannah Waddingham rebuked a photographer allegedly asking her ...
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Quick Glance: Hannah Waddingham Confronts Photographer for Sexist Remark
  • Hannah Waddingham slammed a male photographer during London’s prestigious Olivier Awards for asking her to show her leg.

  • The heated exchange didn’t affect Waddingham’s hosting duties, showcasing her resilience.

  • Waddingham’s telling-off went viral, earning praise for her strong stance against sexism.

  • The award-winning actress has a history of speaking out against derogatory remarks and has been commended for her courage and determination.
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2 Hezbollah commanders killed in IDF strikes as attack drones injure 3 in north: Military probing why sirens didn't sound before drones struck near community of ...
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2 Hezbollah commanders killed in IDF strikes as attack drones injure 3 in ...
Quick Glance: British Foreign Minister's Visit to Israel Tomorrow; Israel Plans 'Limited Strikes' in Iran - CNN
  • British foreign minister's visit to Israel scheduled for tomorrow

  • Rishi Sunak urges calm in relation to Iran

  • US anticipates Israel contemplating limited strikes in Iran - sources

  • Israel warns Iran: 'Will not go unpunished'
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Watch: A circus elephant runs loose in a Montana town before being recaptured: The animal was having a routine bath when she was startled by a truck backfiring ...
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Watch: A circus elephant runs loose in a Montana town before being ...
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No, Lizzo didn’t quit music. But she says she’s done ‘letting negative people win’
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No, Lizzo didn’t quit music. But she says she’s done ‘letting negative ...
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Palestine flag suggestion for iPhone users typing ‘Jerusalem’ sparks online controversy
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Quick Glance: Controversy Surrounding Palestine Flag When Typing 'Jerusalem'
  • iPhone users discover the Palestinian flag as a suggested emoji, sparking mixed reactions.

  • The debate over Jerusalem as a capital city fuels discussions about the emoji suggestions.

  • While some accuse Apple of antisemitism, others praise the Palestine flag positively.

  • Apple confirms that the Palestine flag as an emoji is unintentional and will be changed with the next update.
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Viral Finish, Cheating Rumors at Beijing Half Marathon Make ‘Mockery’ of Chinese Running
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Quick Glance: Investigation Launched After Beijing Half Marathon Finish
  • Following the finish of the Beijing Half Marathon, the results are now under scrutiny due to the peculiar behavior displayed by three runners from Kenya and Ethiopia.

  • A Chinese runner overtook the others, as seen in a recorded livestream of the Beijing Half Marathon. The remaining three runners - Willy Mnangat and Robert Keter from Kenya, and Dejene Hailu from Ethiopia - followed closely behind, with He claiming the first place.

  • The organizers of the half-marathon are currently examining the results after a video of the finish circulated online, prompting many to question the intention of the three African runners to slow down.

  • The winner secured the first place with a time of 1 hour 3 minutes 44 seconds. Mnangat, Keter, and Hailu shared the second place, one second later.
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UFO 'spotted' during solar eclipse causes social media meltdown: A video has been posted on X / Twitter of what the user claims is a UFO appearance in Texas ...
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UFO 'spotted' during solar eclipse causes social media meltdown
Quick Glance: Airplane Observes Solar Eclipse in Bloomington
  • An airplane flies near the total solar eclipse in Bloomington, Indiana.

  • People watch the partial solar eclipse on the observation deck of Edge at Hudson Yards in New York City.

  • Sophia Moccia, 4, from Queens views the eclipse with a homemade mask in New York City.

  • A solar eclipse is visible in Mazatlan, Mexico.
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Disney Reveals ‘Final Straw’ for Firing Gina Carano From ‘The Mandalorian’: The former “Mandalorian” star sued the company after it canned her for her ...
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Disney Reveals ‘Final Straw’ for Firing Gina Carano From ‘The Mandalorian’
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Stabbed Sydney bishop is a TikTok star beloved by his community: Mar Mari Emmanuel, stabbed during a church service live streamed from Sydney ...
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Stabbed Sydney bishop is a TikTok star beloved by his community
Quick Glance: Salman Rushdie Recalls 'Premonition' Dream Before Brutal Knife Attack
  • Two nights before being attacked, Rushdie dreamt of being stabbed.

  • He was stabbed ten times during the attack, leading to severe injuries.

  • Despite his dream, Rushdie decided to attend the event where the attack occurred.

  • The attacker is awaiting trial, with Rushdie expected to testify.
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Lisa Armstrong posts defiant message hours after supporting ex Ant McPartlin: Make-up artist Lisa Armstrong, who was married to Ant McPartlin for 11 years and ...
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Lisa Armstrong posts defiant message hours after supporting ex Ant ...
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Dubai: 494 arrested for phone fraud cases, targeting banking customers - News | Khaleej Times
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Dubai: 494 arrested for phone fraud cases, targeting banking customers - ...
Quick Glance: Hundreds Arrested in Dubai for Deceptive Phone Scam
  • Dubai Police have apprehended a significant number of suspects involved in numerous fraudulent schemes aimed at deceiving bank customers and accessing their financial resources.

  • The fraudsters employed various tactics, including phone calls, emails, and social media links, to defraud their victims and infiltrate their bank accounts.

  • During a recent meeting, Brigadier Harib Al Shamsi, the interim director of the Criminal Investigation Department, urged residents to exercise utmost caution and refrain from disclosing sensitive bank information to unknown callers.

  • If residents fall victim to such fraudulent schemes, it is strongly advised to promptly report the incident to the authorities to prevent further harm.
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USC says it is canceling its valedictorian speech because of safety concerns : Asna Tabassum received some backlash about her social media content on the ...
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USC says it is canceling its valedictorian speech because of safety ...
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Elon Musk proposes small fee for new X users to combat fake accounts: Elon Musk, chief executive officer of social media platform X, on April 15 proposed a small ...
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Elon Musk proposes small fee for new X users to combat fake accounts
Quick Glance: Musk Plans Fee for New X Users
  • Elon Musk intends to charge new users of X in the initial months to curb the activity of automated bot accounts.

  • The fee is set to be waived after three months to allow free posting.

  • Tests in New Zealand and the Philippines raised skepticism about the effectiveness of the fee as a countermeasure against bots.

  • Declining revenues at X post-rebranding and Twitter acquisition, along with a negative brand perception by companies, are impacting the service's business.
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Jennifer Garner mourns her father William Garner after his death at 85: Jennifer Garner shared with her social media followers on Monday that her father William ...
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Jennifer Garner mourns her father William Garner after his death at 85
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Chaotic moment brawl breaks out in queue at traffic lights between two women: The scrapping pair were caught on camera and the footage was shared on Facebook.
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Chaotic moment brawl breaks out in queue at traffic lights between two ...
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Lancaster County commissioners replace library board members: A scheduled drag queen storytime event drew more applicants than usual to the library board.
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Lancaster County commissioners replace library board members
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‘Sleepy Don’: Trump sparks Twitter hilarity as he appears to fall asleep at trial
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‘Sleepy Don’: Trump sparks Twitter hilarity as he appears to fall asleep ...
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Bride, 38, dies after dancing and falling into swimming pool at her own wedding: Elisangela Gazano, 38, lost her balance dancing and fell into the water at a ...
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Bride, 38, dies after dancing and falling into swimming pool at her own ...
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MCMC to call up 3 social media figures: They are Chegubard, Papagomo, and Salim Iskandar.
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MCMC to call up 3 social media figures
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Cadbury hits back at chocolate complaints: Cadbury has defended its Easter chocolate range after a number of customers claimed on various social media platforms ...
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Cadbury hits back at chocolate complaints
Quick Glance: Six Savoury Recipes for Leftover Easter Chocolate Eggs
  • Repurpose leftover chocolate eggs in savory dishes for added flavor.

  • Try the traditional Mexican Mole Poblano with chocolate for a unique twist.

  • Enhance your favorite chili recipe by incorporating chocolate for depth of flavor.

  • Explore the combination of white chocolate and rosemary for a decadent experience.
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Joe Lycett shares multiple 'fake news stories' he's planted over past month: Joe Lycett was back for a new series of Late Night Lycett on Friday night ...
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Joe Lycett shares multiple 'fake news stories' he's planted over past ...
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Judge expands Trump's gag order after the former president's social media posts about judge's daughter
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Judge expands Trump's gag order after the former president's ...
Quick Glance: Judge Denies Trump's Request to Delay Hush-Money Trial
  • Manhattan Judge Juan M. Merchan rejected Donald Trump's request to postpone his hush-money criminal trial until the Supreme Court rules on presidential immunity claims in another case.

  • Trump's lawyers sought to adjourn the New York trial indefinitely until his immunity claim in the Washington, D.C., election interference case is resolved.

  • The primary allegation in the hush-money case is that Trump falsified his company's internal records to conceal payments to his former lawyer Michael Cohen.

  • Trump and his lawyers have been pushing for more delays, raising concerns about the judge's impartiality and attempting to make the case about the 2016 election, while prosecutors argue against postponing the trial.
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‘God-tier legend’: Dramatic video captures moment man confronts Bondi attacker on escalator
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‘God-tier legend’: Dramatic video captures moment man confronts Bondi ...
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Kate Garraway issues desperate plea for help after receiving 'unsettling post': Kate Garraway has taken to social media to issue a desperate plea for help after ...
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Kate Garraway issues desperate plea for help after receiving 'unsettling ...
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‘A Different World’ cast reunites to reflect on the show’s impact: “A Different World,” which occupies a hallowed place in the Black TV canon ...
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‘A Different World’ cast reunites to reflect on the show’s impact
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The Kid Behind America’s Most Bizarre Conspiracy Theory Just Found the Perfect Second Act
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The Kid Behind America’s Most Bizarre Conspiracy Theory Just Found the ...
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Why many use couple photos as their social media profile pictures: Sharing couple pictures on social media holds different meanings and implications for ...
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Why many use couple photos as their social media profile pictures
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Amanda Holden breaks silence after Sharon Osbourne's furious attack: Amanda Holden has bravely returned to social media hours after Sharon Osbourne unleashed a ...
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Amanda Holden breaks silence after Sharon Osbourne's furious attack
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Danny Dyer devastated to find out nine-year-old son is a fan of Andrew Tate: EastEnders icon Danny Dyer has shared his horror at finding out his nine-year-old ...
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Danny Dyer devastated to find out nine-year-old son is a fan of Andrew ...
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Sophie Kinsella: Author reveals brain cancer diagnosis: The novelist, best known for her Shopaholic series of novels, revealed her diagnosis on social media.
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Sophie Kinsella: Author reveals brain cancer diagnosis
Quick Glance: Author Sophie Kinsella's Battle with Challenging Brain Tumor Diagnosis
  • Sophie Kinsella reveals her diagnosis with glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer.

  • In a social media statement, she discloses her health news and emphasizes the importance of family support and privacy.

  • Expressing gratitude for the received care, Kinsella acknowledges the overwhelming response from readers and fans.

  • Sophie Kinsella, renowned for her Shopaholic series, has also released other successful books like 'The Burnout'.
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Watch: Nearly 2.5 million worshippers pray at Makkah's Grand Mosque on 27th Ramadan - News | Khaleej Times
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Quick Glance: Record 70,000 Worshippers Gather at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque on 27th Ramadan Night
  • A record 70,680 Muslims gathered at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi on the night of the 27th day of Ramadan to observe Laylat Al Qadr.

  • Sheikh Khalifa Grand Mosque in Al Ain received a total of 28,850 worshippers on the same night.

  • The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque provided additional parking spaces, electric cars, and wheelchairs for worshippers.

  • Laylat Al Qadr is a significant night in Islam where worshippers are rewarded and encouraged to pray and perform good deeds.
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Fact check: Donald Trump attacks Jimmy Kimmel for something Al Pacino did: On Tuesday, late-night television host Jimmy Kimmel delivered another monologue making ...
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Fact check: Donald Trump attacks Jimmy Kimmel for something Al Pacino did
Quick Glance: First Night of Trump's Trial Starts with Humor
  • Donald Trump's legal proceedings commenced with the selection of jurors in New York on Monday.

  • Late-night hosts found amusement in Trump dozing off during the trial.

  • Comedian Jon Stewart joked about Trump committing so many offenses that he grew bored at his own trial.

  • The late-night hosts also poked fun at Trump's speech near the Gettysburg battlefield, considered misguided and inappropriate.
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Valerie Bertinelli Has Strong Words for Food Network Months After Being Fired: Valerie Bertinelli slammed the Food Network via social media following her exit.
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Valerie Bertinelli Has Strong Words for Food Network Months After Being ...
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Elon Musk says Tesla will unveil its robotaxi on Aug. 8; shares pop: Tesla will reveal its robotaxi product on Aug. 8, CEO Elon Musk said in a social media post ...
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Elon Musk says Tesla will unveil its robotaxi on Aug. 8; shares pop
Quick Glance: Elon Musk to Unveil Tesla 'Robotaxi' on August 8
  • Elon Musk announced that Tesla will unveil its robotaxi on August 8, despite past promises and delays with self-driving cars.

  • Musk plans to develop a car without controls for human use and gradually enhance Tesla vehicles with Full Self-Driving capability.

  • Currently, buyers can add the Full Self-Driving feature for an additional cost, but experts note that the system is not fully autonomous yet.

  • Other companies like Waymo and Cruise are also working on autonomous ride-sharing services, despite safety concerns and incidents.
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Teenage boys ‘bombarded’ with misogynist content within minutes of signing up to TikTok and YouTube Shorts
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Teenage boys ‘bombarded’ with misogynist content within minutes of signing ...