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Falcons clear a couple of roster spots

The Falcons made a pair of moves Tuesday, clearing a spot on both the 53-man roster and the practice squad. The team announced they waived tackle Timon Parris, and released

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‘Parkrun saved my life’: how the weekly runs became a phenomenon – and are now coming back

On an overcast Saturday morning on 2 October 2004, 13 people got together in Bushy Park, south-west London, to go for a run. A 5km run. The organiser, Paul Sinton-Hewitt,

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Short-seller Hindenburg says no clear answers in Nikola rebuttal

Shares in Nikola Corp closed 8.4% lower on Tuesday after the short-selling research house, which has alleged the electric truckmaker misled investors over its technology, said the company had failed

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Astronomers may have found signs of life in the atmosphere of Venus

The first signs of extraterrestrial life could be discovered in a place that scientists have long overlooked – the planet closest to Earth, Venus. The rocky world doesn’t seem akin

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Irish Players Give Up Lacrosse Tournament Spot to Native American Rivals Unfairly Bumped from Play

This week, if you looked up the dictionary definition for the word ‘sportsmanship,’ there’s a good chance you might have seen a picture of Ireland’s national lacrosse team there. That’s

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