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If you like the clothes on ‘Schitt’s Creek,’ now you can own them

Fans of the bold wardrobe featured on “Schitt’s Creek” can soon snag some of the show’s designer duds for themselves. The CBC-TV comedy has partnered with a Toronto consignment shop to sell hundreds of pieces online that include luxury brands Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen and Dsquared2. VSP Consignment says the 800 items have been drawn from…

These girls were powerless, living on the edge of society. But one school is turning them into heroes, feminists and resisters

_VBzWx0hk4E&e= “Awake, arise and educate Smash traditions — liberate!” — Savitribai Phule Article Continued Below LUCKNOW, INDIA—It’s early afternoon on a pleasant February day when Kiran Sahu, 18, is walking home after a morning spent working at a daycare and before going to school. Since being established in 2003, Prerna Girls’ School has enabled girls…

Many Americans don’t buy EVs because they don’t understand them, says Ford

[embedded content] Automakers are introducing more electric cars, but sales remain a drop in the bucket compared to internal-combustion cars. That’s a problem for Ford, which is planning to introduce a handful of all-electric models over the next few years. What’s missing is education, Ted Cannis, the automaker’s head of electrification, wrote in a blog…

Why are people in Japan renting cars but not driving them anywhere?

Trevor Mogg Car-sharing services are growing increasingly popular in Japan, but it’s emerged that some people who rent the vehicles don’t actually drive them anywhere. So what’s going on? It turns out that for some folks, the cars, which can be found around cities and rented by the minute via a smartphone app, provide an…