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Nathan Blecharczyk, one of the co-founders of Airbnb, offers the business advice he wishes he had been given when he started out.
The energy company hoping to build a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset pleads with the government to give it the go-ahead.
The last BHS stores are set to close their doors for the final time, ending an 88-year presence on the High Street.
Using fMRI scans, neuroscientists can identify which brain structures are associated with particular activities.
Demian Maia and Paige VanZant put on a show in Vancouver at UFC on Fox 21.
After 15 years as a pure research lab, the International Space Station might be ready for business.
Romo "broke his back" during a National Football League (NFL) pre-season game against the Seattle Seahawks.
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Dithubaruba Cultural Festival in collaboration with Y Care Charitable Trust will embark on a Fun Walk this Saturday in Molepolole. The Fun Walk is one of the build-up activities to the main event, t
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Over 17-18 September, spoken word poets will step forward to perform their verses at the National Youth Poetry Slam grand finale in Bengaluru The post Well versed: The National Youth Poetry Slam final
Ravi Viswanathan, 32, is the first from the 1,500 people strong Alu Kurumba tribe in the Nilgiris to pursue a doctorate and become a teacher The post Why this PhD scholar’s story is inspiring: H
In a new book, Sanjeev Sanyal tells us the story of how the Indian Ocean shaped human history The post Wave Theory: Sanjeev Sanyal on how the Indian Ocean shaped human history appeared first on Firstp
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Little Ellie Sparrow, five, was due to be flower girl at her grandmother's Sue wedding in Mexico but was instead struck with a deadly illness before her appendix burst on the dream holiday.
A school intervention costing less than 20 cents per child has stopped unhealthy weight gain.
Researchers are tackling the cardiac toxicity of anticancer therapies.
Adding engineered bacteria into the guts of mice both kept them from gaining weight and protected them against some of the negative health effects of obesity.
A definitive link between the makeup of the microbiome, the host immune response, and an organism’s ability to heal itself has been confirmed by scientists.
The law, which took effect on June 9, will not be blocked now, but the judge agreed to allow a lawsuit challenging the measure to go forward.
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Corona Centennial got into a shootout with Arizona Chandler on Saturday night at Norco High in its football opener. And what a shootout it was. Centennial prevailed, 56-49. With the game tied, 49-
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Millions of pension pots are lying unclaimed and could provide a vital income boost to people in retirement.
J.G. writes: In 2014 I upgraded my Sky service to include an HD box. When fitted I was advised to insure it.
A student who paid £1,200 to Frontier, a travel company that specialises in placing volunteers abroad, has won back almost all her money after starting a legal action.
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Representatives of the Russian side have heavily criticized and discredited the 'Normandy format' at a meeting of the Contact Group in Minsk, Ukraine's representative in the humanitarian subgroup of t
The Newcastle Knights and South Sydney Rabbiohs have named their final teams for the Round 25 NRL Telstra Premiership clash on Sunday afternoon.
Late tries to Mitch Moses and Kevin Naiqama have snatched a crucial two competition points for the Wests Tigers against the Warriors at Mt Smart Stadium.
Watch the Newcastle Knights take on the South Sydney Rabbitohs live on your compatible tablet or mobile device with NRL Digital Pass.
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The Travis football team was like a boulder being pushed downhill Aug. 27 at Mercer Stadium. Once the Tigers gained momentum, there was no stopping them.
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Football: Corona Centennial pulls out 56-49 victory over Chandler

Corona Centennial got into a shootout with Arizona Chandler on Saturday night at Norco High in its football opener. And what a shootout it was. Centennial prevailed, 56-49. With the game tied, 49-
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Galaxy winless in six straight after 0-0 draw with Vancouver

It’s all about playoff positioning for the Galaxy as they head into the homestretch of the Major League Soccer season. Entering Saturday night’s contest against the Vancouver Whitecaps, Coach Bruc
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Football: Saturday's scores

Saturday, August 27th SOUTHERN SECTION NONLEAGUE Aquinas 27, Big Bear 15 Arroyo 17, Covina 17 Campbell Hall 37, Webb 2 Edison 31, Tesoro 14 Salesian 69, Verbum Dei 0 INTERSECTIONAL Phoenix (Ariz.)
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As the £5 note goes plastic interest in early banknotes is set to rise

The old paper £5 is being replaced with a plastic note from next month – a move that should renew collector interest in rare early fivers.
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Thousands of savers missing fortunes from unclaimed pension pots

Millions of pension pots are lying unclaimed and could provide a vital income boost to people in retirement.
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Why did regulator fail to act over Sky warranty firm?  

J.G. writes: In 2014 I upgraded my Sky service to include an HD box. When fitted I was advised to insure it.
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Victory for student over her ‘shambolic’ Madagascar trip

A student who paid £1,200 to Frontier, a travel company that specialises in placing volunteers abroad, has won back almost all her money after starting a legal action.
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Buying survey signals downturn for manufacturing, construction and services

Britain remains on course for a slump following the referendum to leave the European Union with the highly regarded PMI set to show a continued decline in business sentiment this month.
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Britain’s largest recruitment firms said the employment market has boomed since Brexit

One of Britain’s largest recruitment firms said the employment market has boomed since the EU referendum with an extra 30,000 new jobs on its books since the Brexit vote.
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Seven unexpected ways to soak up Nashville [Photos]

It's hard to think of Nashville, Tenn., without first thinking of its infamous honky tonks.
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10th annual tomato fight fest in Columbia [Photos]

Things get dirty as people participate in the tenth annual tomato fight festival, known as "tomatina", in Sutamarchan, Boyaca department, Colombia, on June 5.
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Disney passholder changes make some locals feel left behind

Florencio Bulanhagui didn't like what he saw in a questionnaire about possible future restrictions on Walt Disney World passes.

The Disney survey asked what he would do if his pass blocked a

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Disney, Universal, SeaWorld to start providing free mosquito repellent as Zika comes closer

Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando and SeaWorld Entertainment will start distributing free insect repellent Sunday, as the threat of mosquito-borne Zika comes increasingly close to Orlando.

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Manitoban rescued near 'Into the Wild' bus in Alaska

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Authorities in Alaska say a Canadian man is the latest person to be rescued near an abandoned bus made famous by the book and film "Into the Wild. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner r
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Disney World to start providing free insect repellent as Zika comes closer

Walt Disney World will start giving out free insect repellent throughout its resort Sunday, as the threat of Zika comes increasingly close to Orlando.

Disney confirmed it will have various t

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Manitoban rescued near 'Into the Wild' bus

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Authorities in Alaska say a Canadian man is the latest person to be rescued near an abandoned bus made famous by the book and film "Into the Wild. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (
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You talkin' to me? English no longer a must for NYC cabbies

NEW YORK - Drivers who want to get behind the wheel of one of New York City's yellow cabs are tested on a host of regulations before they can get their licenses. One thing they're no longer being tes
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Visit California’s Catalina Island for cactus, buffalo, golf carts and beach

Catalina is just a ferry ride from Long Beach and other points on the coast of Southern California, but it feels a world away.
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