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The Kids Are Given a Mission in New ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ Trailer

Disney has released a new trailer for the upcoming film adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s “A Wrinkle in Time,” as well as four first look photos. The trailer depicts even more of the strange worlds that Meg Murray (Storm Reid), her younger brother Charles Wallace Murray (Deric McCabe), and school friend Calvin O’Keefe (Levi Miller) enter after Charles Wallance and Meg’s father ...

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Boy is given new skin thanks to gene therapy

A medical team at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum’s burn unit and the Center for Regenerative Medicine at the University of Modena (Italy) were the first ever to successfully treat a child suffering from extensive skin damage using transplants derived from genetically modified stem cells. The boy is a so-called butterfly child: he suffers from epidermolysis bullosa, a genetic skin disease that ...

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Amazon Given $294 Million Bill in EU Tax Crackdown

SEATTLE, United States — Amazon.com Inc. was slapped with a European Union order to pay €250 million ($ 294 million) plus interest in back taxes to Luxembourg as the world’s biggest online retailer became the latest US giant to run afoul of the bloc’s tough rules on government subsidies. In another attack on sweetheart tax deals that it claims tilt ...

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RYANAIR BACKS DOWN: Airline acknowledges compensation to be given after CAA legal warning

Ryanair has backed down after the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) warned the airline in light of the recent flight chaos. The low-cost airline has emailed every customer that has been affected by the 2,100 flight cancellations in accordance with the CAA warnings. As well as this, they have issued a statement on the website which acknowledges that it will offer ...

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News: Norwegian UK given foreign air carrier permit by US department of transport

Norwegian has welcomed news that its British subsidiary has been granted a foreign air carrier permit by the US department of transportation. The permit allows Norwegian UK to operate flights between the UK, Europe and the United States. The subsidiary was set up in 2015 to allow Norwegian to build on its growing long-haul operations by accessing bilateral traffic rights ...

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Val Chmerkovskiy Says His 'DWTS' Partner Victoria Arlen Has Given Him a 'Purpose' Outside the Ballroom

Val Chmerkovskiy is extremely grateful for his partner on Dancing With the Stars this season. The 31-year-old dancer took to Instagram on Thursday to marvel over former paralympic swimmer Victoria Arlen, who was paralyzed from the waist down for a decade before learning to walk again a year and a half ago. He said that working with Arlen… Full Text ...

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Vaccine news: Children could soon be given ALL-IN-ONE single jab against diseases

“Exciting” new technology could eventually see every childhood vaccine delivered in a single injection, removing the misery of multiple jabs. Scientists are developing a new method of packaging vaccines in microscopic sealed “coffee cups”. They are designed so that their “lids” degrade at specific times, allowing the contents to spill out. The technology could lead to a whole collection of ...

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