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London Bridge is falling

“London Bridge is falling… my fair lady” is a traditional English nursery rhyme and playground game. It may date back to the late Middle Ages. Many of us remember playing this game with our friends, where two children touch their hands to form a bridge while the others run underneath, singing the words and trying not to get caught as the “arch” falls down. “London Bridge is out. As the words flashed across the media world on Thursday, September 8, those in the know quickly reacted to the British government’s…

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Gasoline and diesel prices are falling again, but the gap between them is growing

The average price of fuel was recorded again last week, with a a drop of close to 2.3%, although the gap between diesel and petrol continues to widen. It fell again for the third week in a row by 2.28% to 1.708 euros, the lowest level since mid-April. While, diesel falls less, 2%, which places the price of this lubricant at 1,867 euroswhich is the lowest level since the penultimate week of August, according to data from the EU Oil Bulletin. In this way, both fuels moved even further away…

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The InSight spacecraft recorded the sound of meteorites falling on Mars, and it sounds like a gurgle

NASA scientists managed to record the crash sound of a meteor hitting the surface of Mars. In September of last year, the US space agency’s InSight instrument recorded the sound of a meteorite breaking into pieces as it entered the Martian atmosphere and fell to the surface of the Red Planet. The impact was so strong that clear traces of the accident remained on the surface of Mars. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona The crackling sound is explained by the sound waves from the impact spreading through the dry atmosphere…

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Brazil’s Covid deaths are falling, but the epidemic still requires care

The weekly moving average of deaths in the 12th country was 64, the lowest since April 6, 2020, when the health crisis was in its first month. Patricia PasquiniSao Paulo-SP Brazil’s drop in Covid-19 deaths in recent weeks gives hope that the epidemic is coming to an end, but experts warn that the disease continues to kill and that the virus needs to be taken care of with a focus on vaccination. The weekly moving average of deaths in the 12th country was 64, the lowest since April 6, 2020,…

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Entertainment 

Facts First. Bolsonaro hits out at falling unemployment

On August 22, in Jornal Nacional, on TV Globo, the President of the Republic Jair Bolsonaro (PL) announced that unemployment in the country is decreasing. The speech coincides with the latest data from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). What did Bolsonaro say? “The level of unemployment in Brazil has decreased. The economic numbers are fantastic, considering the rest of the world.’ Current scenario According to IBGE’s Quarterly Incentivized Household Sample Survey (PNAD Contínua), Brazil recorded 9.3% unemployment in the 2nd quarter of 2022, with 10.1 million people…

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Sports Update 

Gillian Robertson Wants To End TKO, But “People Are Falling In Love With Me”

LAS VEGAS, Nevada – MARCH 12: (L-R) Gillian Robertson of Canada kicks JJ Aldrich in a flyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC) Canadian UFC flyweight heavyweight Gillian Robertson recently continued his journey south in Florida, joining a new gym— The GOAT Shed Academy. Movement “It’s 100% for the gym, now I’m halfway between my main gym. And I went north to work with Din. [Thomas] Still,” Robertson told Cageside Press in a recent…

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ASK AMY: A couple is thinking about falling in love again

Links to breadcrumb trail Relation ships Article author: Amy Dickinson • Specially for Postmedia Network Date of publication: September 10, 2022 • 26 minutes ago • 3 minutes of reading • Join the conversation The reader considers whether to reconnect with a past love. Photo after photo file /Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are selected independently. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission from purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article Dear Amy: I have a “second time” question. Advertising 2 This ad…

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The Red Sox went 1-0 against the Rays, falling to 4-12 against Tampa this season

Red Sox Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Yonny Chirinos reacts after retiring the Boston Red Sox during the fourth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2022, in St. Petersburg, Florida (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara) The Associated Press By DICK SCANLON, Associated Press September 7, 2022 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Yonny Chirinos pitched three scoreless innings Wednesday night to win his first major league appearance in two years, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 1-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox. Taylor Walls drove in the only run with…

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Prices for the main food basket are falling in August in 16 capital cities, Dieese said

×: Photo: Marcelo Camargo/Agência Brasil The price of a basic food basket fell in August in 16 of Brazil’s 27 capitals, according to a survey published by Dieese this Wednesday (7). The largest reductions were recorded in Recife (-3%), Fortaleza (-2.26%), Belo Horizonte (-2.13%) and Brasilia (-2.08%). Despite the reduction, a comparison of the basket value between August 2022 and the same month last year shows that: all the capital cities had an increase in pricewith variations of 12.55% in Porto Alegre and 21.71% in Recife. Also, according to Dieese…

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GOLDSTEIN: Students do well on global testing, but scores are falling, report says

Links to breadcrumb trail Columnists Date of publication: September 7, 2022 • 26 minutes ago • 3 minutes of reading • Join the conversation There is good news and bad news in how Canadian students rank internationally on tests of reading, math and science skills. Getty Images Content of the article There’s good news and bad news in how Canadian students fared against their international peers on tests of reading, math and science skills, according to a study released Wednesday by the fiscally conservative Fraser Institute. Advertising 2 This ad…

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