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What to watch for on Sunday.

Sixty million people are eligible to vote in the German national election on Sunday. There won’t be a new government that night, or the next day — it could take the rival parties weeks or even months to settle on a coalition with a parliamentary majority. But the ballots are tallied quickly, and the new […]

Business

On Philanthropy: Setting new table for family philanthropy helps families thrive – The Denver Post

Many of us grew up sitting at the family dinner table. Often, it was rectangular, with the family’s primary bread winner(s) sitting at his or her end of the table. Regardless of the shape, the rest of the family sat at designated seats, night after night, year after year. Sometimes, long after the kids had […]

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Raab was ‘too busy’ on holiday to speak with Afghan foreign minister as Taliban closed in on Kabul

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has been criticised for being too busy to speak with Afghanistan’s foreign minister as the country descended into chaos. Mr Raab has been accused of failing to ask Hanif Atmar for urgent assistance in evacuating Afghan interpreters who had worked for UK military personnel during the 20-year conflict in the country. […]

Politics

UK ‘closing in on’ striking free trade agreement with New Zealand, Liz Truss says

The UK is “closing in on” striking an agreement in principle with New Zealand, the international trade secretary has said. Liz Truss said “great progress” had been made in the sixth round of discussions between the two sides, which took place from 19 to 30 July. “We’re closing in on an agreement in principle, with […]

Politics

COVID-19: Update on vaccinations for children aged between 12 and 17 due later – minister

The vaccines minister has told Sky News he will provide an update on coronavirus jabs for children aged between 12 and 17 later on Monday. Nadhim Zahawi told Kay Burley he will set out the latest in a Commons statement to MPs from around 3.30pm. Live COVID updates from the UK and around the world […]

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Tory MPs on education committee accused of fuelling ‘culture wars’ with ‘white privilege’ criticism

A Labour MP who is a member of the Education Committee has accused Conservatives on the committee of fuelling “culture wars” by claiming that terminology like “white privilege” may have contributed towards a “systemic neglect” of white working-class pupils. Kim Johnson told Sky News she and other Labour members of the committee argued for the […]

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Here’s the latest on Colorado’s wildfires and what conditions will look like in the coming days

Fire risk in Colorado significantly diminished overnight but will return soon. The state had the first extreme fire danger warning in 15 years for the Western Slope on Thursday. With one wildfire already burning, two more sparked closer to the Front Range on Thursday afternoon. The National Weather Service in Boulder says critical fire weather […]

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COVID-19: UK spending on travel and eating out hit post-pandemic high during half-term, data shows

Card spending on travel and eating out hit a new post-pandemic high during the half-term holiday while job adverts in the hospitality sector have surged, according to latest data. The figures were published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) as part of a regular series of real-time indicators showing the impact of COVID-19 on […]

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PHOTOS: Bolder on the Run 10K race in Littleton – The Denver Post

Runners made their way along the Mary Carter Greenway trail as they take part in the 10K Bolder on the Run race presented by the Bolder Boulder on May 30, 2021 in Littleton. Because of COVID-19 the annual running of the popular Memorial Day Bolder Boulder 10K race could not take place. Instead organizers scheduled […]

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First Friday Art Walks on Santa Fe are returning in June — The Know

Starting June 4, the Santa Fe Art District will once again come alive with First Friday Art Walks. For fans, it’s been a long year without the events, which typically occur year-round, rain or shine. All participants and patrons will have to mask up and maintain social distancing rules. Businesses will be required to monitor […]