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Joe Judge didn’t like how Giants were practicing so he made them start again

Giants head coach Joe Judge made his players happy by diving into the mud to take part in a drill at practice, but some of his other methods have led

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Pandemic unleashes ‘startling’ rise in dog bites

Lockdowns gave people lots to growl about. Their dogs may have felt a bit more aggressive, too. A pediatric emergency department in Colorado saw nearly three times as many children

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EasyJet cuts 60 pilots but avoids mass cull as it closes three bases

EasyJet pilots have avoided a mass cull despite the carnage in the aviation industry after the airline thrashed out new deals. The budget airline is cutting 60 pilot jobs after

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Radeon 6000 Easter egg discovered in Fortnite, 16GB card rumored to undercut RTX 3080

Nvidia is enjoying its time in the spotlight following the reveal of its Ampere cards, but it seems AMD wants to spoil the party. Team Red has dropped an Easter

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Dozens missing in Oregon as historic fires devastate western US

Dozens of people are missing and at least 23 people are believed to have been killed as historic wildfires in the western US forced evacuations, stretched fire crews thin and

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Texans made a late run at Jadeveon Clowney

As the Saints and Titans closed in on signing defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, other teams became motivated to try to get him, if only to avoid competing with the team

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New vaccine design reduces inflammation, enhances protection

Adjuvants are a key ingredient of many modern vaccines, working to unleash an immune response that helps protect the body from disease. Many scientists believe that adjuvants are they key

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Yum China shares fall on Hong Kong debut amid global markets uncertainty

Yum China Holdings Inc 9987.HK dropped as much as 6.3% on its Hong Kong market debut on Thursday, bucking the recent trend of first day pops for local listings with

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Microsoft is (mostly) killing off Flash at the end of 2020

Flash Player will enter its death throes at the end of 2020 as Microsoft officially drops support in its three browsers—the same time when Adobe stops updates and distribution. The

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Rio Tinto CEO and senior executives resign from company after Juukan Gorge debacle

The Rio Tinto chief executive, Jean-Sébastien Jacques, and two other senior executives are leaving the global miner after its board bowed to intense investor pressure for strong action over its

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