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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 — 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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