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#Breaking144 – A Status Yellow high temperature warning is set to come into effect for Ireland tomorrow afte rnoon, as Met Éireann says some parts of Munster and Leinster will reach 30C today.


“It added that it will be warm at night with temperatures generally staying above 15C, while outside of Leinster and Munster, night-time temperatures will generally not fall below 10 to 15 degrees.”

Published: Aug.11: 2021: https://t.co/UAg0srSo8J

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#Breaking144 – The Walt Disney Company edged past Netflix with a total of 221 million streaming customers and announced it will increase prices for customers who want to watch Disney+ or Hulu without commercials.


“The media giant will raise the monthly cost of Disney+ without advertising by 38 per cent to $10.99 (€10.68) in December when it begins to offer a new option that includes ads for the current price.”

Published: Aug.11: 2022: https://t.co/uLpA8knIAU

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#Breaking144 – The Royal Canadian Mint is launching a special coin celebrating late music legend Oscar Peterson.


“Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland is expected to be in attendance alongside the jazz pianist’s widow, Kelly Peterson, and daughter, Céline Peterson.”

Published: Aug.11: 2022: https://t.co/CUkSl0CTNI

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#Breaking144 – Hundreds of scientists and researchers are expected to gather on Parliament Hill today to call for a raise.


“The group says many graduate and post-doctoral scholars receive funding from three federal agencies, but often the scholarships amount to less than minimum wage.”

Published: Aug.11: 2022: https://t.co/0ftEWV54nB

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#Breaking144 – A new survey finds more Canadians report a strong attachment to their primary language than to other markers of identity, including the country they call home.


“The survey, which was conducted by Leger for the Association for Canadian Studies, found 88 per cent of respondents reported a strong sense of attachment to their primary language, whereas 85 per cent reported the same for Canada.”

Published: Aug.11: 2022: https://t.co/cBlTPQOiyT

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#Breaking144 – York Regional Police are investigating after an overnight shooting in a Thornhill hotel left one person injured.


“Officers responded to reports of a shooting inside the Liberty Suites Hotel on Yonge Street near Meadowview Avenue, shortly after midnight.”

Published: Aug.11: 2022: https://t.co/R1et19ZaWW

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#Breaking144 – These foods with added sugars might be the reason you’re consuming more sugar than you realize.


“While you may be skipping cookies, cake and ice cream in an effort to consume less added sugar, chances are you’re still eating more sugar than you realize. That’s because added sugar hides in many commonly consumed foods – even ones that aren’t super sweet.”

Published: Aug.11: 2022: https://t.co/yni2EypC12

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#Breaking144 – UK authorities have charged a suspected member of a so-called Islamic State (IS) hostage -taking cell with terrorism offences.


“The 38-year-old is believed to be one of the IS militants dubbed “The Beatles” due to their British accents. The cell is accused of holding and torturing several Western hostages when IS controlled a large swath of Syria and Iraq last decade.”

Published: Aug.11: 2022: https://t.co/vykV9xVdLK