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What’s getting more expensive
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What’s getting more expensive

Inflation and supply chain snags have sent prices for everyday items soaring, from Tide laundry detergent to new cars. Here’s what CNN Business found got more expensive this week, and what might be next. Orange juice A combination of short supply and high demand has sent orange prices soaring. Frozen orange juice futures have risen…MORE

‘Definition, Please’ and ‘Donkeyhead’ explore what it’s like to reach adulthood and still feel stuck

‘Definition, Please’ and ‘Donkeyhead’ explore what it’s like to reach adulthood and still feel stuck

In the opening sequence of “Definition, Please,” 8-year-old Monica Chowdry is asked to spell one final word correctly before she can be declared the Scripps National Spelling Bee champion. The word: Opsimath. Definition: A person who begins to learn or study late in life. This is the irony at the heart of “Definition, Please,” the…MORE

How coronavirus lockdowns may have led to less lightning in 2020
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How coronavirus lockdowns may have led to less lightning in 2020

Researchers have discovered a possible link between the coronavirus pandemic and fewer instances of lightning reported during worldwide shutdowns in the spring of 2020. Global lightning activity decreased nearly 8% in 2020 amid lockdowns triggered by the pandemic, according to research presented in December at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), a…MORE

Former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger involved in multi-vehicle accident
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Former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger involved in multi-vehicle accident

Actor and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger was involved in a multi-vehicle crash Friday evening in Los Angeles with a representative telling People magazine that he wasn’t hurt. “He is fine, his only concern right now is for the woman who was injured,” the representative said. The crash happened around 4:35 p.m. PT on West…MORE

Stefanos Tsitsipas advances to Australian Open fourth round — but didn’t realize he’d won
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Stefanos Tsitsipas advances to Australian Open fourth round — but didn’t realize he’d won

Stefanos Tsitsipas had to dig deep to beat Benoit Paire in the third round of the Australian Open — so deep that immediately after he’d won, he didn’t even realize the match had ended. Facing three match points, Paire could only hit his forehand into the net, meaning Tsitsipas had advanced to the fourth round…MORE

Beijing 2022 says no foreign athletes have tested positive yet for Covid-19 after arrival
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Beijing 2022 says no foreign athletes have tested positive yet for Covid-19 after arrival

No foreign athletes who have arrived in Beijing for the Winter Olympic Games have tested positive for Covid-19 as of Wednesday, according to Beijing 2022’s media team. “If any athlete tests positive for COVID-19, he/she will be reported and managed according to relevant requirements,” the media team told CNN on Saturday. The media team did…MORE

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