The Daily Populous

Wednesday November 9th, 2022 day edition

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Just after 2 a.m. E.T., Fetterman led by more than 2 percentage points with about 93% of expected votes being reported.

Speaking for roughly seven minutes at his election night event in Pittsburgh, Fetterman said: "This race is for the future of every community all across Pennsylvania.

At his party in Bucks County, Oz spoke briefly just before midnight, expressing confidence that he would emerge victorious.

Democrats seized on the response as a sign that Oz believes that the government should be involved in personal health choices.

Mehmet Oz takes part in a forum for Pennsylvania Republican Senate candidates in Camp Hill, Pa., on April 2.

Oz was also dogged by skepticism over his ties to Pennsylvania — after attending the University of Pennsylvania in the 1980s, Oz only moved back to the state in alignment with his Senate bid.

For Fetterman, 50% said he was healthy enough to represent the state while 47% said he was not. »

Sony has reportedly partnered with NCSoft to make a Horizon MMORPG

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Sony and NCSoft have reportedly struck a deal to create a Horizon MMORPG.

NCSoft is currently recruiting developers to work on the title, which is said to be listed as ‘Project H’ in job ads.

Guerrilla Games, the Sony-owned studio behind 2017’s Horizon Zero Dawn and this year’s sequel Horizon Forbidden West, has long planned to expand Horizon into multiplayer, VGC understands. »

Florida traveler stuffed gun into a raw chicken and tried to bring it on the plane, TSA says

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The weapon was flagged by TSA at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida, where officers found it wrapped in what looked like thin paper packaging and hidden inside a raw chicken.

Its caption leaned heavily into Thanksgiving-themed puns, starting with, "There's a personal fowl here...".

"The plot chickens as we barrel our way closer to Thanksgiving," a TSA spokesperson wrote. »

Putin's Military Suffers Over 700 Deaths in One Day of War: Ukraine

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Ukraine's military says more than 700 Russian troops were killed during a single day of war.

Ukraine said that a significant number of Russians were killed in the Donetsk region.

Ukraine also claimed the destruction of 15 Russian tanks, 24 armored vehicles, nine artillery systems, four tactical drones, one anti-aircraft system and one airplane on Tuesday. »

Results: Democrat Josh Shapiro defeats Republican Doug Mastriano in Pennsylvania governor race

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Democrat Josh Shapiro and Republican Doug Mastriano were running for Pennsylvania governor.

Democrat Josh Shapiro has defeated Republican Doug Mastriano in a consequential open race for governor of Pennsylvania.

Mastriano, a Republican state senator elected in 2019, received former President Donald Trump's endorsement in the primary and prevailed over a crowded Republican field. »