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The facial-recognition app Clearview sees a spike in use after Capitol attack.

The facial-recognition app Clearview sees a spike in use after Capitol attack.

The facial-recognition app Clearview sees a spike in use after Capitol attack. The facial-recognition app Clearview sees a spike in use after Capitol attack. After the Capitol riot, Clearview AI, a facial-recognition app used by law enforcement, has seen a spike in use, said the company’s chief executive, Hoan Ton-That. “There was a 26 percent increase of searches over our …

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Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike.

Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike.

Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike. Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike. Apple is shuttering all 53 of its stores in California, as well as more than a dozen stores across Tennessee, Brazil, Mexico and the United Kingdom, because of a surge of coronavirus cases in those places, the company said. “Due to current …

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AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’

AOC attacks McConnell for granting Senate recess without Covid bill

AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’ AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’ Her ire was directed at Mr McConnell for dismissing the Senate rather than holding session and passing some …

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Spike Lee’s Next Project: A Viagra Musical

Spike Lee’s Next Project: A Viagra Musical

Spike Lee’s Next Project: A Viagra Musical Spike Lee’s Next Project: A Viagra Musical Spike Lee has directed films about a Black detective’s quest to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan, a bombing of an Alabama church and the U.S. government’s response to Hurricane Katrina. But for his latest project, a movie musical that chronicles the invention of Viagra, the first …

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Spike Lee filmed cracking open bottle of champagne in New York street after Joe Biden wins election

Spike Lee filmed cracking open bottle of champagne in New York street after Joe Biden wins election

Spike Lee filmed cracking open bottle of champagne in New York street after Joe Biden wins election Spike Lee filmed cracking open bottle of champagne in New York street after Joe Biden wins election Spike Lee has been videoed celebrating after Joe Biden was declared the 46th president of America. Biden beat Donald Trump in what became an extremely tight …

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When David Byrne Got Together With Spike Lee

When David Byrne Got Together With Spike Lee

When David Byrne Got Together With Spike Lee When David Byrne Got Together With Spike Lee A packed theater. A booming band. Dancers pounding across the stage in unison. And in the middle of it all: David Byrne. It was only February when the Hudson Theater played home to the last sold-out performance of the theatrical version of Byrne’s 2018 …

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Coronavirus: Three major universities announce shift to online teaching after spike in cases

Manchester Metropolitan University has announced a greater shift towards online teaching

Coronavirus: Three major universities announce shift to online teaching after spike in cases Coronavirus: Three major universities announce shift to online teaching after spike in cases Many universities have offered blended learning – a mix of face-to-face and online teaching – due to coronavirus this term. On Monday, Manchester Metropolitan University said all of its teaching would be moved online, …

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Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Actor in Spike Lee Films, Is Killed in Shooting

Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Actor in Spike Lee Films, Is Killed in Shooting

Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Actor in Spike Lee Films, Is Killed in Shooting Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Actor in Spike Lee Films, Is Killed in Shooting Thomas Jefferson Byrd, a Tony-nominated actor also known for roles in various Spike Lee films, was found shot to death on an Atlanta street, the authorities said Sunday. Mr. Byrd, 70, was found “unresponsive” by Atlanta …

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Thomas Jefferson Byrd death: Actor and Spike Lee collaborator shot dead in Atlanta

Thomas Jefferson Byrd death: Actor and Spike Lee collaborator shot dead in Atlanta

Thomas Jefferson Byrd death: Actor and Spike Lee collaborator shot dead in Atlanta Thomas Jefferson Byrd death: Actor and Spike Lee collaborator shot dead in Atlanta Actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd has died at the age of 70 after being shot. The actor, who was best known for his work with director Spike Lee, died of multiple gunshot wounds in the …

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U.K. Braces for School Return Amid Fears of Virus Spike

U.K. Braces for School Return Amid Fears of Virus Spike

U.K. Braces for School Return Amid Fears of Virus Spike U.K. Braces for School Return Amid Fears of Virus Spike LONDON — When pupils return to Southend High School For Boys next week, the cafeteria will serve takeout food only and lunch will be eaten outside. Lessons will stretch to two-and-a-half hours to reduce the need to switch classrooms. And …

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