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Depeche Mode keyboardist Andy Fletcher dies

Depeche Mode keyboardist Andy Fletcher has died, the band has announced.

Texas Shooter Shared Plan On Facebook, Used AR-15 Rifle For Attack: Governor

Texas Shooting: Texas Governor said that gunman shared his plan--'I'm going to shoot an elementary school", on Facebook before arriving at the school.

"How Many More Children...": UN Body Slams US Over Texas Shooting

Texas School Shooting: The 19 children, a teacher, and a school staff member who set off for school in the morning will never return home to their families, Catherine Russell, executive director of UNICEF said.

Echoes of Sandy Hook massacre in Texas primary school shooting

Victims of the 2012 attack that killed 20 children and six adults condemn lack of progress on gun control.

‘Complete evil’: New details of deadly Texas shooting released

The gunman barricaded himself in the classroom at Uvalde primary school and shot ‘anyone in his way’, a Texas official says.

Cramped ship carrying more than 800 Haitians lands in Cuba

Group includes children and pregnant women as exodus from crisis-hit Haiti grows

Four makeshift hospital workers caught up in mahjong playing row

Two contracted staffers from the makeshift hospital in Hung Shui Kiu have quit and two others have been suspended from duty, according to the Immigration Department, after a photo showing four people playing mahjong leaked online.

Elon Musk: “Tesla is building a hardcore litigation department where we directly initiate & execute lawsuits. The team will report directly to me.”

The Doers vs The Takers: Tesla is building a hardcore litigation department from where Tesla will directly initiate & execute lawsuits. Elon Musk is Looking for hardcore streetfighters, not white-shoe lawyers like Perkins or Cooley who thrive on corruption. Elon Musk promises that “There will be blood!”

California parents could soon sue for social media addiction

California could soon hold social media companies responsible for harming children who have become addicted to their products, permitting parents to sue platforms like Instagram and TikTok for up to $25,000 per violation under a bill that passed the state Assembly on Monday.

World Economic Forum Panelist Demands 'Recalibration' Of Free Speech.

Australian e Safety Commissioner Julie Inman called for a "recalibration" of free speech while speaking on a panel during the opening day of the World Economic Forum.

Hungary Imposes State Of Emergency Over Russia-Ukraine War

Russia-Ukraine War: Hungary must stay out of this war and protect the financial security of its families," Hungarian PM Viktor Orban said while announcing new state of emergency.

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg personally sued over massive Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal

The political consultancy was accused in 2018 of illegally harvesting the personal data of as many as 87 million Facebook users and Facebook has been the subject of a number of lawsuits - but this is the first time Zuckerberg is being sued personally.

Boy knocks over $50,000 Teletubby sculpture, sparking debate over who should pay the bill

Photos circulating online on Monday showed a young boy accidentally knocking over a Teletubby sculpture worth HK$50,000 at a Langham Place toy shop in Mong Kok, with his parents ending up paying more than HK$30,000 as compensation.

Toy store mired in controversy over broken sculpture apologizes and refunds $33,600

Kidsland International, the parent company of the toy store Kk plus, apologized to the family after the incident of a Teletubby sculpture broken by a boy went viral. They also refunded all the compensation of HK$33,600.

District rebrand urged for police in metropolis homage

Legislative Council member Edward Lau Kwok-fan yesterday called on the police force to rename its border district as the Northern Metropolis district in order to reinforce the administration's development plan.

14 children, 1 teacher killed in Texas school shooting: Governor

Governor Greg Abbott says 18-year-old gunman entered Robb Elementary School in small town of Uvalde, killing 15.

She thought a dark moment in her past was forgotten. Then she scanned her face online

Cher Scarlett, a software engineer, has a history of being misidentified by face-scanning technology, including one instance that may have surfaced a distant ancestor in a photo. So when she was introduced to an online facial-recognition tool she hadn't heard of, she wanted to see whether it would mistake photos of her mom or daughter for her.

Zuckerberg sued by DC attorney general over Cambridge Analytica data scandal

Karl Racine accuses Facebook co-founder of direct knowledge of policies that allowed firm to gather data of millions of Americans

'Straight up child abuse': Canadian gymnast quit at the age of 13 due to what she alleges was a horrific and abusive environment

Amelia Cline can still remember what she loved about gymnastics; the 32-year-old Canadian says it was the chance to explore the limits of gravity.

Double jab rate nears 90pc while over half boosted

Almost 90 percent of the people of Hong Kong are double-vaccinated for Covid while over half have taken a third jab, says Secretary for the Civil Service Patrick Nip Tak-kuen.

Morgan Freeman 'permanently banned' from entering Russia

Morgan Freeman is among 963 Americans who have been ‘permanently banned’ from entering Russia.

Trump claims immigrants are voting illegally. The real problem is foreign fatcats funding US campaigns

Non-Americans – whose interests don’t necessarily align with the interests of the US – assert growing influence over American politics

Facebook secretly planted op-eds in local papers to lobby against tech reform: report

Facebook used a front group to secretly plant op-eds in local newspapers nationwide in order to lobby Washington to back down from antitrust legislation aimed at improving competition in tech, acco…