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California man charged with murder in death of Zachary Kennedy, who disappeared in 2017

A 54-year-old Long Beach, California, man was arrested this week on suspicion of killing a man who went missing in 2017 and whose remains were found the following year on his Long Beach property, Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday. Zachary Kennedy, 31, was last seen alive on October 22, 2017, at the […]

Business

Retailers and restaurants demand aid to fight ‘nasty’ landlords on rent as eviction moratorium end looms

Retail and hospitality bosses today called on Government to intervene to prevent more job losses as a stand-off with landlords over rents looms. In April, Downing Street introduced a moratorium on business evictions which ends on September 30, shortly after the next quarterly rent day where tenants have to pay for the next three months’ […]

Sport

Tour de France: Caleb Ewan sprints to stage win as Alaphilippe stays in yellow

The Tour de France peloton left the French Riviera behind and turned towards this year’s first Alpine stages, with Caleb Ewan of Australia taking the fourth stage win of his career in stage three to Sisteron, at the foot of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. In a virtuoso sprint, reminiscent of Mark Cavendish at his best, the diminutive […]

Lifestyle

Q&A: Common pathogens facilitate HIV persistence

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) may well have revolutionized our ability to control HIV, but it’s not necessarily a panacea. During the course of ART, HIV hides out silently in reservoirs located deep inside CD4+ T cells, white blood cells that are involved in activating the immune system to fight infection and pathogens. The existence of these […]

Technology

Retailers and restaurants demand aid to fight ‘nasty’ landlords on rent as eviction moratorium end looms

Retail and hospitality bosses today called on Government to intervene to prevent more job losses as a stand-off with landlords over rents looms. In April, Downing Street introduced a moratorium on business evictions which ends on September 30, shortly after the next quarterly rent day where tenants have to pay for the next three months’ […]

News

Two young children swept away in North Carolina flash flood; search ongoing

A search for two children missing since they were swept away in floodwaters in North Carolina continued Wednesday morning. A 5-year old girl and her 4-year old brother went missing after the car their mother was driving was carried away in a flash flood in Smithfield, North Carolina, about 30 miles south of Raleigh. Smithfield […]