Man robs gas station unaware cashier is MMA fighter
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Man robs gas station unaware cashier is MMA fighter
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The company, which is also backed by Ford Motor Co, has been in negotiations with the British government for weeks about the construction of a plant near Bristol, the report https://bit.ly/3zT7Ron added. The talks are not yet at an advanced stage but any investment decision would likely be worth well over 1 billion pounds ($1.39 billion), the report said, citing sources. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) declined to comment on "individual investments".
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Alex Scott clapped back at a Lord who criticised her BBC Olympics coverage. Lord Digby Jones slammed the BBC presenter in a tweet claiming she “spoiled” the BBC Olympics coverage because she didn’t pronounce her “g”s at the end of a word. Speaking out, the TV broadcaster, 36, declared she was proud of her accent and her working class London roots in a response on Twitter on Friday.
A new Covid variant which could kill up to one in three people is a “realistic possibility”, the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE) has found. Documents published by SAGE said a future Covid strain as deadly as MERS, which has a case fatality rate of 35 per cent, could emerge. In order to combat new variants, the scientists said booster vaccine should be administered over the winter and that the UK should consider culling animals — including minks and even cats, which can contract the virus — to limit the mutant strain from spreading.
This clip shows protesters encamping outside Downing Street, London, in solidarity with the Iranian people. Demonstrators are on hunger strike against water shortage in Iran, the crackdown on protesters, the human rights violations committed by the regime, as well as the lack of coverage of these humanitarian issues by Western media. The video was filmed on July 31.
An electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer backed by Amazon and Ford is in talks with ministers about building a giant factory in the UK that could include a big state support package. Sky News has learnt that Rivian, which is also backed by the Ford Motor Company and many of the biggest investors in Silicon Valley, has been in secret negotiations with the British government for weeks about the construction of a plant near Bristol.
France upped its score of medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday including gold in mixed team judo, silver in the women's Rugby Sevens and a bronze in the mixed triathlon relay. France's mixed judo team lead by Clarisse Agbégnénou and Teddy Riner, beat Japan's team 4-1 to grab their first ever gold medal in this category, introduced only this year.After their close semi-final against Israël (4-3) on Friday evening, Sarah Léonie Cysique, Romane Dicko and Axel Clerget proved to be up to the mark
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