Electronics giant Apple has been granted permission to sell energy generated at its $850m (£645m) solar farm in California. Last year, the tech firm acquired a 2,900-acre power facility in Monterey County,
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Wakonta Kapunda, 23, from Tanzania was hit by a car on her high-school graduation day four years ago. After months of treatment, her whole body was left paralysed, but not her hopes of being a screenwriter.
Lance Petersen sits in his radio studio and chats into his microphone. While most DJs of his age let the music do the talking, the 25-year-old very much likes to converse with his listeners. Lance is founder
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