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Top Speed of Tesla Model 3 “Performance” Put to the Test on the Autobahn

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 21:32:05 +0000

Originally posted on Tesla Oracle & EVANNEX. With nearly 3 million subscribers on YouTube, the review team from AutoTopNL had a lot to say about the 2021 design refresh Tesla Model 3 Performance variant. In short, they tested it rigorously. This particular vehicle was probably from one of the first batches of Model 3 Performance vehicles shipped to Europe earlier this […]


Group urges Duterte to abrogate ‘one-sided’ VFA, EDCA

  MANILA, Philippines — On Independence Day, activist group Makabansang Alyansa urged President Rodrigo Duterte to abrogate the country’s “one-sided” treaties with the United States. Even as the country marked its 123rd year of independence, the group said there are still “doubts and apprehension” if the Philippines had really attained it. “We call on President Rodrigo Duterte to permanently abrogate one-sided treaties that only best serve the interest of the United States of America, such as the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) and Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA),” the group said Saturday in a statement. Duterte threatened to scrap the VFA in 2019 and…

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Vaughn Palmer: Wilkinson gets most of the blame in election post mortem

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 03:08:29 +0000

Opinion: Elections was probably not winnable, report concludes, but party should have retained more seats than it did


Euro 2020 preview: Picks, scouting reports, must-see games

Will France dominate? Can Portugal defend its 2016 crown? Get all the info you need before kickoff.


Cells construct living composite polymers for biomedical applications
Biomedical engineers have demonstrated that a class of interwoven composite materials called semi-interpenetrating polymer networks (sIPNs) can be produced by living cells. The approach could make these versatile materials more biologically compatible for biomedical applications such as time-delayed drug delivery systems.


Cells construct living composite polymers for biomedical applications
Biomedical engineers have demonstrated that a class of interwoven composite materials called semi-interpenetrating polymer networks (sIPNs) can be produced by living cells. The approach could make these versatile materials more biologically compatible for biomedical applications such as time-delayed drug delivery systems.


Woman killed in Naramata was hard-working single mom, friend says

Credit to Author: Kim Bolan| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 02:37:09 +0000

RCMP visited Kathy Richardson’s house in Naramata on June 9 in connection with last month’s double murder of Kamloops’s Fryer brothers.


Sixers end Hawks’ streak at home; Suns go up 3-0 over Nuggets

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 07:08:01 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) ‒ Joel Embiid finished with 27 points, nine rebounds and eight assists as the Philadelphia 76ers snapped the Atlanta Hawks’ run of good fortune at home with a 127-111 win in Game Three of their NBA Eastern Conference playoff series. The teams split the first two games in Philadelphia, but the Sixers […]


Plug-In Cars At 9% In Italy In May As Volkswagen’s MEB Platform Starts Spreading

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 20:43:22 +0000

European car markets keep marching along the exponential ramp of EV adoption in May. Both full electric cars and plug-in hybrids continue to score increasing market share amidst shrinking overall car sales in the post-Covid economy. Italy, the fourth largest market in the continent, keeps its own tempo and unique taste for EVs, trailing top countries by a few months.


COVID-19: More Moderna vaccine on its way to B.C. as second dose effort gathers speed

Credit to Author: The Canadian Press| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 02:03:20 +0000

The first-dose vaccine rates for adults has crested 75 per cent, while it’s 73.1 per cent for those 12 and older in the province.


Out to set an example, NCAA launches 96th season Sunday

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 06:34:06 +0000

Despite the health scare due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the NCAA wants to set an example in the new normal. Resilient in its mission to showcase the talent of young Filipino athletes, the country’s oldest collegiate league kicks off with an extravagant opening ceremony for NCAA Season 96 on its new broadcast partner GMA […]


Mancini’s philosophical transformation of Italy withstands toughest test yet

Roberto Mancini promised a more adventurous Italy. After dominating Turkey 3-0, he’s making good on that vow.