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Apple extends repair program for crackling AirPods Pro buds for one more year

Last year, Apple launched a repair/replacement program for AirPods Pro units experiencing sound issues, such as crackling or static. It was only supposed to last for two years after the buds were first sold in October 30th, 2019, which means the program was going to come to a close in a couple of weeks. As…

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NASA extends the stay for two ISS crew members

NASA has confirmed that it is extending the length of time two astronauts will remain on the ISS. The two crewmembers are having their time aboard the station extended to nearly a year. The announcement of extended stays for the astronauts comes as work aboard the orbiting laboratory has increased. NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei…

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Tesco extends Loop partnership: CEO says reuse could be ‘game-changing’

From today, more than 80 reusable products – Tesco own-label and branded – would be available to purchase across ten UK Tesco stores under a second-phase pilot, including food and drink, personal care, beauty and household cleaning items. Pre-filled and packaged in a range of durable and reusable containers, including aluminium and glass, every product…

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GM extends Chevy Bolt EV production shutdown another two weeks

GM has extended a shutdown at its Orion Assembly Plant another two weeks due to a battery pack shortage related to the widespread Chevrolet Bolt EV and Bolt EUV safety recall. GM said the extended downtime at the Orion plant will last through September 20. Orion Assembly Plant in Michigan has been shut down since…

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Japan again extends COVID-19 states of emergency for Tokyo, other areas

A medical worker prepares a dose of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine at a large-scale COVID-19 vaccination center in Tokyo, Japan, on June 18. File Photo by Keizo Mori/UPI | License Photo Sept. 9 (UPI) — The Japanese government announced Thursday that COVID-19 states of emergency in Tokyo and a number of other areas will again be…

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PM extends New Zealand lockdown, says elimination goal “absolutely” right

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Monday that New Zealand’s pandemic elimination strategy was working, as she announced an extension to the nationwide lockdown due to a growing COVID-19 Delta outbreak.Why it matters: NZ locked down last Tuesday after detecting the first community case in nearly six months — marking the arrival of Delta in the island…

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TSA Extends Mask Mandate for U.S. Travelers to January

By Robert Preidt and Robin Foster HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Aug. 18, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Amid a surge in coronavirus cases fueled by the highly contagious Delta variant, a mask mandate for travelers and employees on U.S. airline flights and public transportation will be extended until Jan. 18, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said…

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TSA extends mask requirement for passengers into 2022

The mandate applies to all commercial travelers on all U.S. airlines and has been in effect since early this year. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Aug. 18 (UPI) — The Transportation Security Administration has extended a federal requirement that all passengers must wear masks on flights in the United States for an extra…

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TSA extends transportation mask mandate through Jan. 18

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NYC extends limits on food delivery app fees to February 2022

New York City capped food delivery app fees to help restaurants survive the COVID-19 pandemic, and it’s keeping those limits in place as the recovery begins. Gothamist reports the City Council has passed a bill that extends caps on delivery app fees until February 17th, 2022. The limits were due to expire in August and…