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Music legend Linda Ronstadt honors her Mexican roots — and has a lot to say about our politics

She is one of the country’s most famous female vocalists, and she has been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Linda Ronstadt — dubbed the “Queen of

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Jimmy Butler has legendary night, sparks Heat to Game 3 win over Lakers

The Heat wanted this game more than the Lakers. Nobody wanted it more than Jimmy Butler. The Lakers came out sloppy — as evidenced by their 10 turnovers in the

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Location, location, location: New research on glycogen storage

When a group of cyclists set off to climb Mount Etna on the 3rd stage of Giro d’Italia today, they will have definitely eaten large amounts of carbohydrates in the

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GE receives notice from U.S. regulator of possible civil action

General Electric said on Tuesday it has received a notice from U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission staff, warning that the company could face a civil action for possible violations of

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Bethesda founder says “users will be the ultimate beneficiaries” of Microsoft’s acquisition of Zenimax

“What Microsoft owns, Sony cannot get”. Bethesda founder Christopher Weaver has opened up about the $7.5bn acquisition of the publisher’s parent company, Zenimax Media, stating the deal is “an extremely

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McDonald’s worker shows ‘what happens’ to food if you order just before closing

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Jimmy Butler is having his moment

Jimmy Butler drove to the basket, got decked by Rajon Rondo, crashed to the floor and appeared shaken up. When he finally got up, Butler had a few choice words

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A promising breath-test for cancer

The global quest to use a person’s breath analysis for rapid, inexpensive and accurate early-stage testing for cancer and other diseases has taken a leap forward. In a new paper

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Tesla’s quarterly report could land Musk another $3 billion

Tesla’s TSLA.O upcoming quarterly report could put another $3 billion (£2.32 billion) in Chief Executive Elon Musk’s pocket. The electric car maker on Tuesday saw the six-month average of its

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Scheduling woes force Netflix to recast a key role in The Witcher

“Now I get to watch it as a fanboy instead of as a Witcher.” Netflix’s The Witcher series has been forced to recast a major character following ongoing delays due

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