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University of Michigan settlement is the latest in school sex abuse payouts
The $490 million settlement was announced Wednesday by the Ann Arbor school.
Governor McKee lays out climate change plan for Rhode Island
His plan includes spending $95 million to improve two ports, supporting the development of offshore wind energy, and more.
James Harden Delivers an Assist to Haiti | Brooklyn Nets
In the heart of the NBA season, James Harden is reaching out to assist off the court.
'Disappointing' progress in work to keep women out of prison - report
The Government has made "limited progress" on steering women away from crime and keeping them out of prison, according to a report.
Operation Red Meat: How Boris Johnson plans to save his premiership
Ministers are setting out a flurry of policies, under the title Operation Red Meat, which are designed to revive Boris Johnson's fortunes as he faces continuing anger over "partygate" allegations.
'From millions to tens of millions': How Insider's first-party data offering grew in 2021 - Digiday
Insider got a comparatively early start on its plans to get more out of its first-party data.
There's a New Way to Get Girl Scout Cookies (Fast)
If you're a parent, you probably know a Girl Scout in your life, and eagerly await Girl Scout Cookie season with earnestness.
Biden administration launches $27 billion program to fix 15,000 bridges
The Department of Transportation will spend about $27 billion over five years to repair thousands of aging bridges across the country.
Fund home insulation and heat pumps for people on low incomes, PM urged
Charity bosses and poverty campaigners have written to Boris Johnson demanding home insulation and heat pumps for people on low incomes, and a windfall tax on fossil fuel companies to fund emergency support on energy bills for vulnerable people.
'Breeding grounds for radicalization': Capitol attack panel signals loss of patience with big tech
he House select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection at the Capitol has ordered several social media firms to hand over data relating to the attack, asignificant step toward transparency that could have broader privacy implications.