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Measures agreed on alcohol cancer warnings

Measures to warn drinkers about the link between cancer and alcohol on bottles have been agreed by the Oireachtas Health Committee. The measures are included in the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill, which also proposes to introduce a minimum unit price for alcohol and impose restrictions around alcohol advertising to protect …

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Shell dumps interest in two Norwegian fields

June 20 (UPI) — Supermajor Royal Dutch Shell said Wednesday it sold off its entire stake in two fields in production off the Norwegian coast for $556 million. Shell’s subsidiary in Norway sold its entire 44.56 percent interest in the Draugen field and its 12 percent in the Gjøa to …

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After Volcano Eruption in Guatemala, Re-creating a Truck Covered in Ash

How 727 photos taken in 29 minutes became an immersive 3D experience. Screen capture of Augmented Reality experience of truck buried by Volcano in GuatemalaPublished OnJune 20, 2018CreditImage by Niko Koppel/The New York Times Times Insider delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how news, features and opinion come together at The New …

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1 in 5 mortgage holders could save money by switching

The Central Bank has ordered banks and building societies to give their customers more information about the savings they could make by switching out of their current mortgage arrangements. Research by the Central Bank shows one in five mortgage holders could save money by switching – and some 27,000 people …

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