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Uber Eats And Mr D Vs Restaurant Prices — Chicken Noodle Soup With A 106% Markup – Takeaway prices on food delivery apps like Uber Eats and Mr D are much higher than buying from restaurants directly. [mybb]
Elizabeth Holmes Asks Court For A New Trial After Alleging A Key Witness Has Regrets – Holmes’ attorneys said Adam Rosendorff, a former Theranos lab director who was one of the government’s main witnesses, arrived at her home on August 8 asking to speak with her. [cnn]
Cape Town Street Vendor Claims His R86m Lotto Jackpot Winnings – The winner said: “The first thing we did when I realised I had won was pray and thank the Lord. Only my wife and children know that we have won.” [iol]
Donald Trump: Document Seized In Mar-A-Lago Raid Detailed Foreign Government’s Nuclear Capabilities – A document describing a foreign government’s military defences, including its nuclear capabilities, was reportedly found. [sky]
Ukraine Launches Surprise Attack Near Kharkiv In Bid To Push Back Russians – Reports have emerged of an assault on Balakliya, an occupied town in the east of the country. [tele]
Liz Truss: New Prime Minister Installs Allies In Key Cabinet Roles – Liz Truss has rewarded her key allies with top jobs in a major reshuffle hours after succeeding Boris Johnson as prime minister. [bbc]
This New Supersonic Jet Will Fly From London To NYC In 3.5 Hours – On 100% Biofuel – But the Boom Overture is not Concorde 2.0. It’ll be faster, quieter and more fuel efficient, with a larger interior space. [robbrep]
US Marshals Services Face Questions After ‘Fat Leonard’ Flees House Arrest – Leonard Francis, contractor in US navy’s biggest scandal, was able not only to escape but also rented vans to load up his possessions. [guardian]
A ‘Doomsday Glacier’ The Size Of Florida Is Disintegrating Faster Than Thought – Thwaites Glacier, known as the “doomsday glacier” for the risk it poses to global sea levels, is retreating faster than previously thought, study shows. [washpost]
Fake News, Fake Publication, Next Level: Iqbal Survé’s IOL Makes Up A ‘Journalist’ To Further Attack Truth – Daily Maverick has found that an attack ‘writer’ with Independent Media, ‘Jamie Roz’, does not exist. [dmav]
Twitter Accepted QAnon Account Into Its Community Anti-Misinformation Project, Leaked Internal Audit – The incident was noted in a whistleblower complaint to regulators by Peiter Zatko, Twitter’s former head of security. [businsider]
SA’s Q2 GDP Figure Contracts By 0.7% – Statistics South Africa on Tuesday released the latest GDP figures, highlighting that the country’s economy in the second quarter of 2022 was smaller than it was before the COVID-19 pandemic. [ewn]
Dental Erosion: The Silent Epidemic Affecting Your Teeth – Dental erosion – the loss of tooth enamel caused by acids – is a severe problem that can wreak havoc on your oral health if left untreated. [here]
A $439-Million Settlement Means The Party’s Over For Juul – A bipartisan investigation is shutting down the Juul party like a cranky dad who’s had it up to here. [mashable]
The Last Confessions Of Italy’s Most Infamous Mafia Murderess – Barbie Nadeau reveals the secret life of the female don who, after avenging her husband’s killing, embarked on a decades-long run as a crime lord — and her counterpart, the woman who married a mobster but became an anti-crime crusader. [rolstone]
Justin Bieber Scraps World Tour Over Health Issues – In June, the 28-year-old megastar had pushed back the North American leg of his “Justice” tour due to Ramsay Hunt Syndrome, a complication of shingles. [ch24]
Chris Pine Breaks Silence On Harry Styles ‘Spit-Gate’ At Don’t Worry Darling Premiere – After Styles appeared to aim his saliva at Pine, the long-haired actor froze mid-clap and stared into his lap with a smile before engaging in a somewhat shocked chuckle. [newsau]
Strung-Out Supermodel Cara Delevingne Sparks New Health Fears – She arrives at airport in her socks with pet dog in tow for flight on Jay-Z’s private jet – which doesn’t take off following her erratic behavior. [dmail]
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