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Why does wireless charging matter for electric cars? What key ingredient is missing from making the redesigned 2023 Honda HR-V a great crossover? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending June 24, 2022. Remember when the Mercedes-Benz Vision EQXX concept broke a record for efficiency on a single charge? It did it again, recording 746 miles without charging on one European trip this week.  Lightyear might challenge that claim about efficiency with a production version of the Lightyear One dubbed Lightyear 0. In-wheel motors and solar panels could enable…

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The players are moving initially on loan for the rest of the 2022 season with Jake Wardle in line to make his Wolves debut against Salford next Sunday; Toby King will not be involved for the Giants this Sunday; both in England coach Shaun Wane’s elite training squad for the World Cup Last Updated: 25/06/22 11:30am Jake Wardle will feature in Warrington’s squad for the remainder of this season on an initial loan before making the move permanent Warrington have signed England centre Jake Wardle from Huddersfield in a straight swap for fellow three-quarter Toby King. The players are moving…

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The US Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe vs Wade has highlighted the growing power of its conservative majority and raised questions about how far it might go in reconsidering precedents on other social issues such as contraception and same-sex marriage.The ruling handed down on Friday upheld a state law in Mississippi banning abortion after 15 weeks — and then took a step further to overturn the Roe decision of 1973 that has enshrined the constitutional right to an abortion for nearly 50 years. Justice Samuel Alito, who authored the majority opinion, said that the Roe decision had been “egregiously…

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What’s the Lime Gen4 e-bike like to ride? Move Electric was given early access to the Gen4 e-bike to put through its paces on Lime’s quality control track at its new Bermondsey Warehouse, which is the base of its London operations. Now, full disclosure: the quality control course is essentially an empty section of the firm’s warehouse marked out by traffic cones, so we weren’t able to learn much about how the Gen4 bike will perform on London’s pothole strewn roads, its practicality for commuting or its comfort on extended trips. Still, even a short outing was enough to show…

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Frank Sinatra once said he had a few regrets, but then again too few to mention. In Freddie Freeman’s case, he did what he had to do. Friday night was the first time the former MVP and 2021 World Series champion returned to Atlanta since last November’s championship parade. Freeman had to see through the move to the Los Angeles Dodgers without any exceptions.  Freeman finished the night 2-for-3 with two walks in his four plate appearances. He also scored two runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1. It was an emotional night for the former…

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But Friday hummed with sadness. By taking an ax to Roe v. Wade, the landmark ruling that nearly 50 years ago guaranteed women the right to abortion, the Supreme Court demolished a signal of freedom in the battle for gender equality — freedom that helped female athletes achieve glory that many now take for granted.Tears welled in the soccer star Megan Rapinoe’s eyes as she spoke at a news conference. Rapinoe called the Supreme Court’s timing “cruel” and spoke of living in a country “where you have a constant, violent, unrelenting tide against you, an onslaught as a woman.”King, who…

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Grant’s Friday Night Forecast Rain and thunderstorm chances will increase through the weekend as a cold front pushes south and west across the state. Heavy rain will be possible along and behind the front, bringing a threat of flash flooding. Another surge of monsoon moisture arrives Saturday, combining with a cold front into the northeastern part of the state. Showers and storms will develop across the mountains Saturday afternoon, but as the front pushes into northeast New Mexico, it will bring strong storms and heavy rain along the front. Upslope flow along the front will also increase the rainfall rates…

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Network Rail staff and workers at 13 UK train operating companies walked out in a dispute over pay, working practices and possible redundancies twice this week, with a further strike planned on Saturday. London Underground staff also went on strike on Tuesday.The announcement of the strikes triggered hundreds of comments from FT readers, with views split between those who supported rail workers standing up for themselves and those who felt they were seeking preferential treatment and that the unions have too much power.Views on the effects of the strikes ranged from commenters who said working from home had diminished the…

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DENVER | The Tampa Bay Lightning spoiled Colorado’s party, keeping Tampa in the hunt for a third straight Stanley Cup title, beating the Avalanche 3-2 on Friday night in Game 5. Ondrej Palat scored with 6:22 remaining and Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 36 shots in front of a raucous crowd hoping to celebrate the Avalanche’s first championship in 21 years. The Cup was all shined up and in the building, too. It’s heading back to Tampa for Game 6 on Sunday night. The Lightning trail the best-of-seven series 3-2. Nikita Kucherov and defenseman Jan Rutta also scored for the Lightning. Valeri…

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Air travel chaos and cost of living worries have spurred a surge in bookings by Britons for domestic summer holidays, offering hope to a sector struggling with financial pressures and a worsening economic outlook. UK domestic holiday businesses had feared 2022 would spell an end to the summer staycation boom of the pandemic’s first two years, when onerous travel restrictions and fears of catching Covid-19 deterred holidaymakers from international travel. But inquiries and late bookings for domestic summer holidays have jumped since early June, after flight cancellations caused major travel disruption during the school half-term holiday and balmy weather swept…

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