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How to interview well from home and avoid disaster

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As the coronavirus pandemic shifts from a medical to a financial crisis, millions of people are now facing unemployment, with fears that one in seven workers will lose their jobs if a second wave of the virus hits.

In fact, even if the virus is kept under control, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has predicted unemployment to hit 11.7 per cent, which would see around four million people in the UK out of work.

Many people have already lost their jobs and when the government’s furlough scheme is phased out in October, which

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Watch Kate Beckinsale Do Yoga With Her Cat And Dog In These 2 Hilarious Videos

Photo credit: Instagram
Photo credit: Instagram

From Women’s Health

  • Kate Beckinsale posted two hilarious videos of herself doing yoga while her cat and dog sat on her mat.

  • Kate made a joke in the caption about how it’s possible she smelled like “droppings.”

  • The actress also works out with trainer Brad Siskind.

Actress Kate Beckinsale and her pets have been spending lots of time together during quarantine. And the furballs (she has two Persian cats, Clive and Willow, and two dogs named Ingrid and Myf) love to be close to her when she’s doing her at-home yoga workouts.

She shared a couple funny

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Illinois Coronavirus Update July 7: 147,865 Cases, 7,026 deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials on Monday announced 614 new cases of the coronavirus and 6 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus. That ties Sunday’s death toll as the lowest since March 25, and new case numbers continue to trend downward as well. The statewide numbers now stand at 147,865 confirmed infections and 7,026 deaths, not counting another 1,122 probable cases and an additional 210 probable deaths.

The latest deaths include:

  • Champaign County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 80s

  • Cook County: 2 male 60s, 1 female 80s

  • DeKalb County: 1 female 90

In the past

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Could invasive alien species cause another coronavirus?

Florida is a hotspot for alien species among continental regions, including the Burmese python: Getty Images/iStockphoto
Florida is a hotspot for alien species among continental regions, including the Burmese python: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Invasive alien species are increasing the threat of emerging infectious diseases, a new study from a global research team has warned.

Alien species – animals, plants and microbes – are those introduced by people in regions where they do not naturally occur, either intentionally or by accident. Many thrive in their new locations and can cause harmful impacts on the environment, human health and the economy.

The Independent’s Stop The Wildlife Trade campaign was launched by its proprietor Evgeny Lebedev to call for an

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Italy’s ‘Alcatraz’ prison island shows softer side by closing down abattoir in rehab project

The island of Gorgona lies off the coast of Tuscany - Nick Cornish
The island of Gorgona lies off the coast of Tuscany – Nick Cornish

It is known as Italy’s Alcatraz,rugged nub of rock and  Mediterranean maquis where hardened criminals serve out their sentences.

But Gorgona, the country’s last surviving island penal colony, is now revealing a softer side – in particular towards its four-footed inhabitants.

For decades, inmates have spent their days rearing pigs, sheep, goats and cows in the prison farm – and then killing them for food in the island’s slaughterhouse.

Now, the 600 animals are to be spared the butcher’s knife, in a programme that is intended to

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