BBC News 24
15 minutes
to La La Land being wrongly announced as the winner of Best Picture. This is the moment Hollywood realised someone hadn't followed the script at the ceremony last month. To make sure a similar mistake doesn't happen next year, there will be an extra accountant on hand, and electronic devices.
Daily Mail - Money
16 minutes
A crowdfunding campaign for Nimuno Loops tape that allows Lego and similar brick-style toys to be built around corners, upside down and on objects has raised more than £1m.
Daily Mail - Money
21 minutes
A crowdfunding campaign for a product that allows Lego and similar brick-style toys to be built around corners, upside down and around objects has raised more than £1m.
Futurity
29 minutes
We know change is coming, and there won't be a one-size-fits-all solution for protecting and supporting communities at risk. The labels group similar cases, such as when the residents initiate the retreat and receive government buyouts of high-risk properties. Other groupings include cases where residents don't initiate the retreat, but, because of the greater good to the region, the government buys or elevates homes and creates a floodplain to protect downstream communities. In a third grouping, the residents did initiate retreat but failed to gain support of the government to implement the move. The findings show that relocation is most likely to occur when residents feel the environmental risks are intolerable, the retreat benefits broader society in some way, political will for retreat is high, and a societal cost-benefit ratio justifies the move—a scenario the group labeled mutual agreement.
Daily Mail - Money
35 minutes
A crowdfunding campaign for a product that allows Lego and similar brick-style toys to be built around corners, upside down and around objects has raised more than £1m.
Autocar
40 minutes
Visually and technically refreshed MPV will likely retain engine line-up that's crowned by a plug-in hybrid The BMW 2 Series Active Tourer will be facelifted in 2018 with visual and technical updates. Photos of a development car spotted testing in Germany show that much of the design tweaks will be focused around the car’s headlights and bumpers. The changes will most likely mirror those recently applied to the BMW 4 Series, which received new LED day running lights and LED indicators. Inside, the 2 Series Active Tourer is expected to receive a similar refresh with the latest version of the iDrive infotainment system, while BMW will add driver assist programmes to the car’s current kit list, which already includes adaptive cruise control (ACC) and parking assist. Next BMW 2 Series spotted testing The front-wheel-drive MPV isnt expected to get any new engines, and this test car is running in 224bhp 225xe M Sport guise, which is the current top of the range plug-in hybrid (PHEV) model.
The Event Chronicle
41 minutes
“It establishes a new relationship between man and nature, the harmony of which must be preserved as a guarantee of its regeneration.” [ source ] Part of a complete restructuring of the Bolivian legal system after a constitutional change in 2009, the law has been greatly influenced by the indigenous Andean world view “ which places the environment and the earth deity known as the Pachamama at the centre of all life. ” Humans are not considered superior, but instead equal to all other entities. Neighboring Ecuador is on a similar path by also recognizing the rights of nature in its constitution, which was rewritten in 2007-2008. Instead of approaching nature from a position of ownership, the Rights for Nature articles in the constitution acknowledges that nature — in all its diversity of life forms — has the right to exist, persist, maintain and regenerate its vital cycles .
South China Morning Post
an hour
Police have arrested four suspected members of a fraud syndicate that used stolen credit cards to rack up HK$650,000 in bills on shopping sprees in Hong Kong. Authorities said the gang had been in operation since October last year and was involved in at least 28 cases in Sham Shui Po. Officers were investigating whether the syndicate was behind similar cases across the city. The stolen cards [in the 28 cases] were used for purchasing mobile phones, electronic products and cigarettes in...
Daily Mail - Money
an hour
A crowdfunding campaign for a product that allows Lego and similar brick-style toys to be built around corners, upside down and around objects has raised more than £1m.
BBC Parliament
an hour
protection directive is overseen by the European Court of justice? After a commendation like the one that the right honourable judgment started with I think my career is over! -- the right honourable gentleman started with. But the Prime Minister referred to yesterday, he is half right and half wrong. What the Prime Minister referred to yesterday is the importance of maintaining either something very similar to or a.
Sky News
an hour
-- I think my career is over. What the Prime Minister referred to yesterday is... He is half right entire front. It was the importance of maintaining either something very similar.
Politico
2 hours
BBC Parliament
2 hours
so from time to time. And we would expect the Supreme Court to take a similar, sparing approach the departing from the European Court of Justice caselaw, but we believe it is right it should have the power to do so. And of course Parliament will be free to change the law and therefore overturn caselaw where it decides it is right to do.
BBC News 24
2 hours
depart from its own decisions, but it does from time to time. We expect this to take the similar approach with European Court. Of course, Parliament will be.
Sky News
2 hours
court case law be given the same status in our records as decisions offer own Supreme Court. The Supreme Court does not frequently depart from its own decisions but it does from time to time. We would expect it to take a similar approach to departing from the European Court of.
BBC Parliament
2 hours
between Parliament and government about how best to achieve this balance. Similar corrections will be needed to the statute books of the three devolved administrations and so we propose the bill will give ministers in the devolved administrations the power to amend devolved legislation.
Sky News
2 hours
are not considering some form of governmental consecutive orders but using a legislative process of long standing. I hope that the White Paper and the statement can be the start of a discussion between Parliament and Government about how best to achieve this balance. Similar corrections will.
Western Morning News
2 hours
Technology giant Google aims to take over homes across Devon from next week with the launch of its voice-controlled 'smart-speaker' Google Home.Similar to Amazon's Echo speaker, the Home has the Google Assistant built in. You can ask it to read the news, play some music or answer any question with a Google search.The speaker has been on sale in the US since November but Google announced this week it'll land in the UK on April 6 at a cost of £129. That's £20 less than the Amazon...
Daily Mail - Home
2 hours
Ms Sturgeon's latest salvo will be blunted in London by research suggesting Scots have similar priorities to the rest of the UK for the Brexit talks and are not interested in their own special deal.
BBC News 24
2 hours
sure. There could be a row about that. Better than Lewis is in Cardiff. While a similar questions and concerns there? Yes, and the Welsh government, like the other devolved administrations, will be looking for information on what the Prime Minister meant when she talked about a significant increase in powers for.
The Event Chronicle
2 hours
Through a severe intolerance to the old, we are being “pushed” to move forward…to and create the New. In addition, you may feel like staying home or just being alone, as much of everything “out there” no longer matches the higher vibration of YOU. This is simply a very common experience of evolution. We are moving forward before the outside manifestations are. Being in the old can feel downright awful. It is similar to having to “go back” after you have had a near death experience. As the ascension process continues, going back to the lower dimensions will not feel good nor will it be possible for long, as it is difficult to drop our vibration down in order to reside there. You dont feel like doing anything. You are in a rest period, ‘rebooting’. Your body knows what it needs. During this time you may feel as though you have lost your passion and joy and dont know what in the world you want to do with your life and dont really care! This phase occurs when we are realigning.
Fast Company
2 hours
Over the past decade and a half, 29 states have allowed police agencies and the FBI to search their repositories of drivers faces during investigations. I have zero confidence in the FBI and the [Justice Department], frankly, to keep this in check, Rep. Stephen Lynch, a Democrat from Massachusetts, said, joining the committees bipartisan chorus. After the hearing, Bedoya, a former chief counsel for Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota, noted that the topic had inspired a rare moment of agreement on both sides of the aisle. The opposition to the use of drivers licenses was remarkably strong and remarkably uniform across party lines, he said. In my five years as a Senate staffer, I never saw anything like it on a similar privacy issue. In some ways, the FBIs approach to face recognition resembles how police traditionally try to match fingerprints at a crime scene to those of criminals.
Fast Company
2 hours
Im honed in on the question of what could really change the way Donald Trump conducts business. To create the platform, Shakir tapped members of both the Bernie Sanders campaign and President Obamas former White House tech team. More than 200,000 people are now active on the platform, and in roughly two weeks have planned at least 500 events. Most are Freedom Cities-relateda meeting with the sheriff of Harvey County, Kansas, for instance, or another with a representative of the Oro Valley Police Chief in Arizona. The trickier part will be maintaining that momentum. Sanders, who used similar tactics in his presidential bid, was asking people to rally around a single person (himself) with an immediate, singular goal (to be elected). Thats different than asking people to back a cause group that represents multiple issues that arent easily resolved.
Fast Company
2 hours
On their own, having showers attracts more people to cycle to work. Having lockers and bike parking attracts more people to cycle to work. But when you have free parking at the same time, the effect of the free parking seems to be much stronger than the effect of these other incentive policies. (The study didnt look at cash for cycling because it wasnt an option at the time, but found that free parking had a similar effect on the use of free transit passes.) For companies that are serious about encouraging employees to bike to work, then, the first step might be ditching parking passesand then offering cash for cycling as an extra motivator. The app is currently available for iOS on the App Store , and will soon be available for Android.