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Driussi scores late to lift Austin over Sporting KC 4-3

By: The Associated Press Posted: 10:35 PM CDT Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022 Print Email Save to Read Later AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Sebastián Driussi scored his league-leading 17th goal of the season four minutes into second-half stoppage time and Austin FC survived an upset bid by Sporting Kansas City with…
bubmag
August 14, 2022
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EA Says FIFA Players Actually ‘Love’ The Game’s Controversial Loot Boxes

Four years after Star Wars: Battlefront II’s disastrous launch galvanized the world against loot boxes, EA is still defending the exploitative microtransaction in its crown jewel: FIFA. In-game card packs don’t just make the publisher billions, EA swears that players love them too. “We wholeheartedly believe that Ultimate Team and…
bubmag
August 12, 2022
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Middle East can point the way to cooler buildings as UK swelters

Abdulrahman Khansaheb is managing director of construction company Khansaheb Industries With UK summer temperatures reaching an all-time high, the pressure is on to find better solutions for keeping our buildings cool. Much can be learned from looking at how companies with warmer climates cope with everyday temperatures reaching these heights,…
bubmag
August 12, 2022
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QED makes its first investment in Africa through TeamApt

Tosin Eniolorunda Source: TeamApt QED Investors, one of the world’s largest venture capital (VC) funds with over 312 investments in the global fintech space, has made its first investment in the African fintech sector. Founded in 2007 by Nigel Morris and Frank Rotman, the VC firm has almost $5 billion…
bubmag
August 11, 2022
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Marikana massacre | Agreements on majority of settlements

PRETORIA - It’s been a decade since the Marikana massacre in which over 30 mineworkers were killed during running battles with police. On the tenth anniversary, the State insists it's still committed to settling compensation for victims despite accusations to the contrary. Solicitor-General Fhedzisani Pandelani told the media on Wednesday…
bubmag
August 11, 2022
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Vic Mensa Launches New Cannabis Brand, “93 Boyz”

Hip-hop and cannabis seem to go hand in hand. Many rappers like Vic Mensa are turning an enjoyable habit into a business. 190 Views The Chicago rapper created his cannabis brand, 93 Boyz, representing the year Mensa was born, 1993. Mensa shared his original announcement of the brand launch featured…
bubmag
August 10, 2022
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Poll: 70% of Americans want to vote on abortion in state ballots

Seven in 10 Americans, regardless of party affiliation, want to be able to vote on an abortion measure on their state ballot, according to a new Ipsos/USA Today poll released Wednesday. Driving the news: The poll was conducted after Kansas became the first state in the post-Roe era in which…
bubmag
August 10, 2022
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New study says rainwater is now unsafe to drink

Rainwater is an important part of our planet’s ecosystem, and it helps fuel access to drinking water in many places. However, a new study suggests that rainwater is now unsafe to drink. The study says that “forever chemicals” have reached unsafe levels. These forever chemicals are scientifically known as per-…
bubmag
August 10, 2022
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Vic Mensa Launches First Black-Owned Cannabis Venture In Illinois

Vic Mensa has entered the cannabis industry with the launch of 93 Boyz, the first Black-owned and led cannabis company in the state of Illinois. According to a press release, the equity-focused business will lead community efforts as well as supply legal weed products to eligible consumers. 93 Boyz’s mission…
bubmag
August 9, 2022