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The Courier Mail
Now you can major in ‘Moneyball’mater. He has made subsequent seven-figure endowments. Falk grew up in Seaford
Now you can major in ‘Moneyball’
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
mater. He has made subsequent seven-figure endowments. Falk grew up in Seaford on Long Island — his mother, Pearl, taught Spanish at Plainedge High School in North Massapequa — and entered the world of player representation after finishing... Read more
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The New Statesman
Women for sale: can you be a capitalist and a feminist?she told me over coffee. As it turned out, she had to give up her seat prematur
Women for sale: can you be a capitalist and a feminist?
The New Statesman / Posted 9 hours ago
she told me over coffee. As it turned out, she had to give up her seat prematurely anyway – along with all the other Spanish MPs – when repeated attempts to form a government failed. So now, in the lead-up to Spain’s first repeat election of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland retail sector set for years of uncertainty, say expertsin comparison, this year so far had seen just a handful of new arrivals. Last y
Northern Ireland retail sector set for years of uncertainty, say experts
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in comparison, this year so far had seen just a handful of new arrivals. Last year's new retail openings in Belfast city centre included Danish discount chain Tiger, a relocation by clothing giant Gap, an extension by fashion store Zara and new... Read more
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Times of Malta
A passion for Rossinibeen recorded on the “Itinerant” label by mezzo-soprano Anna Tonna. Given the s
A passion for Rossini
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
been recorded on the “Itinerant” label by mezzo-soprano Anna Tonna. Given the surname, this lady could hardly be Italian or Spanish so one could take it for granted that she must be Maltese. In fact Tonna was born and bred in New York, is American... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Racist incidents feared to be linked to Brexit resultHammersmith, west London, early on Sunday morning. The Metropolitan police con
Racist incidents feared to be linked to Brexit result
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Hammersmith, west London, early on Sunday morning. The Metropolitan police confirmed they had been called to the cultural centre on Sunday morning and were pursuing inquiries related to “allegedly racially motivated criminal damage”. Neither POSK... Read more
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The New Statesman
Remain voters must ditch party differences to gain a voice in Brexit Britainshe told me over coffee. As it turned out, she had to give up her seat prematur
Remain voters must ditch party differences to gain a voice in Brexit Britain
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
she told me over coffee. As it turned out, she had to give up her seat prematurely anyway – along with all the other Spanish MPs – when repeated attempts to form a government failed. So now, in the lead-up to Spain’s first repeat election of... Read more
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CTV News
Brexit: Petition for 2nd referendum crashes House of Commons websitesales in Europe, where it operates in 16 countries. Supply chain specialist MW
Brexit: Petition for 2nd referendum crashes House of Commons website
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
sales in Europe, where it operates in 16 countries. Supply chain specialist MWPVL says Amazon has about 10 distribution centres and 20 smaller centres that sort packages in the U.K. before they're sent to local post offices. That's a sliver of... Read more
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The New Statesman
Why Podemos will defeat the Spanish Socialistsshe told me over coffee. As it turned out, she had to give up her seat prematur
Why Podemos will defeat the Spanish Socialists
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
she told me over coffee. As it turned out, she had to give up her seat prematurely anyway – along with all the other Spanish MPs – when repeated attempts to form a government failed. So now, in the lead-up to Spain’s first repeat election of... Read more
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CTV News
Latest on Brexit: Petition for 2nd referendum crashes House of Commons websitesales in Europe, where it operates in 16 countries. Supply chain specialist MW
Latest on Brexit: Petition for 2nd referendum crashes House of Commons website
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
sales in Europe, where it operates in 16 countries. Supply chain specialist MWPVL says Amazon has about 10 distribution centres and 20 smaller centres that sort packages in the U.K. before they're sent to local post offices. That's a sliver of... Read more
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CTV News
Latest: Petition for 2nd referendum crashes House of Commons websitesales in Europe, where it operates in 16 countries. Supply chain specialist MW
Latest: Petition for 2nd referendum crashes House of Commons website
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
sales in Europe, where it operates in 16 countries. Supply chain specialist MWPVL says Amazon has about 10 distribution centres and 20 smaller centres that sort packages in the U.K. before they're sent to local post offices. That's a sliver of... Read more
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CTV News
Latest developments: Airline group says passenger traffic apt to dipthen we have to look forward and find out how we can in the best possible way r
Latest developments: Airline group says passenger traffic apt to dip
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
then we have to look forward and find out how we can in the best possible way respond to that." A member of the Estonia's centre-right coalition says Britain has started the breaking up of Europe and Russian President Vladimir "Putin is drinking... Read more
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CTV News
Latest developments: NATO chief reassured about U.K.'s membershipthen we have to look forward and find out how we can in the best possible way r
Latest developments: NATO chief reassured about U.K.'s membership
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
then we have to look forward and find out how we can in the best possible way respond to that." A member of the Estonia's centre-right coalition says Britain has started the breaking up of Europe and Russian President Vladimir "Putin is drinking... Read more
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CTV News
Latest developments: Lithuanian leader: 'EU, Britain will find a way'to realize dreams and expectations. Many Italian college graduates, unable to
Latest developments: Lithuanian leader: 'EU, Britain will find a way'
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
to realize dreams and expectations. Many Italian college graduates, unable to find jobs at home, head to Britain to pursue research or careers in finance and other fields. Renzi recalled that "in moments of difficulty, Europe pulls out the best of... Read more
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CTV News
Latest developments: London mayor says Europeans still welcomethat Spain should again push its offer of a period of co-sovereignty for Gibral
Latest developments: London mayor says Europeans still welcome
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
that Spain should again push its offer of a period of co-sovereignty for Gibraltar's 30,000 inhabitants prior to becoming Spanish again. Margallo, whose conservative Popular Party runs Spain's caretaker government ahead of repeat elections... Read more
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CTV News
Latest developments: Polish leader will propose reforms at summitthat Spain should again push its offer of a period of co-sovereignty for Gibral
Latest developments: Polish leader will propose reforms at summit
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
that Spain should again push its offer of a period of co-sovereignty for Gibraltar's 30,000 inhabitants prior to becoming Spanish again. Margallo, whose conservative Popular Party runs Spain's caretaker government ahead of repeat elections... Read more
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CTV News
Latest developments: Italian minister says vote is wake-up call to EUand was down more than 10 per cent in early morning trading Friday. Rajoy also
Latest developments: Italian minister says vote is wake-up call to EU
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
and was down more than 10 per cent in early morning trading Friday. Rajoy also said he wanted to send a message of calm to Spanish citizens in Britain and Britons in Spain, stressing that during the estimated period of two years it will take... Read more
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CTV News
Latest developments: French far-right leader praises British voteand was down more than 10 per cent in early morning trading Friday. Rajoy also
Latest developments: French far-right leader praises British vote
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
and was down more than 10 per cent in early morning trading Friday. Rajoy also said he wanted to send a message of calm to Spanish citizens in Britain and Britons in Spain, stressing that during the estimated period of two years it will take... Read more
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Brandon Sun
French far-right leader lauds British voteand was down more than 10 per cent in early morning trading Friday. Rajoy also
French far-right leader lauds British vote
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
and was down more than 10 per cent in early morning trading Friday. Rajoy also said he wanted to send a message of calm to Spanish citizens in Britain and Britons in Spain, stressing that during the estimated period of two years it will take... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'A sad day for Europe': EU aghast as Britain votes Brexitlike a sad day for Europe and the United Kingdom.” Manfred Weber, the chairman
'A sad day for Europe': EU aghast as Britain votes Brexit
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
like a sad day for Europe and the United Kingdom.” Manfred Weber, the chairman of the European People’s Party group of centre right parties in the European parliament, added that the vote “causes major damage to both sides.” He stressed that... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Queensland’s best of the bestan early age, his companies built tunnels in the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric
Queensland’s best of the best
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
an early age, his companies built tunnels in the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme. His company Thiessis now part of Spanish company ACS and is world’s largest mining services provider.Arthur Beetson As the first Aboriginal to captain a... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | Divided Britainindustrial way of life. View from Bilbao: Christopher Finnigan on why the far
In this week's magazine | Divided Britain
The New Statesman / Posted 6 days ago
industrial way of life. View from Bilbao: Christopher Finnigan on why the far left is poised to make gains in the Spanish general election. First Thoughts: Helen Lewis on a father’s murderous rage. Kevin Maguire’s Commons Confidential:... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Brexit vote could prompt referendums to dissolve U.K.been low-key and respectful in Northern Ireland. Posters for both sides hang fr
Brexit vote could prompt referendums to dissolve U.K.
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
been low-key and respectful in Northern Ireland. Posters for both sides hang from lamp posts and telephone poles around the centre of this city that was a de facto war zone for much of the 1970s and 80s. But suggestions that a Brexit might be... Read more
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International Business Times
Today my friend was beaten up and told to 'get back on the boat'. Is this what we've become? the hatred that had been whipped up. On Tuesday I was contacted by Albert Pers
Today my friend was beaten up and told to 'get back on the boat'. Is this what we've become?
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
the hatred that had been whipped up. On Tuesday I was contacted by Albert Persaud, director of a prestigious psychiatry research centre. Doctors in his team are deeply worried about the breakout of xenophobia. In another email, Sheila Melzak, a... Read more
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Breitbart
EU Cash Fails To Win Hearts And Minds In Cornwalltrade, Downing believes the EU’s system of fishing quotas has accelerated the i
EU Cash Fails To Win Hearts And Minds In Cornwall
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
trade, Downing believes the EU’s system of fishing quotas has accelerated the industry’s decline and is angry at French and Spanish boats fishing in British waters. Although a popular summer holiday destination, the southwestern county of Cornwall... Read more
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The Telegraph
Hunger gnaws at Venezuela patiencecent of monthly wages are being spent just to buy food, according to the Center
Hunger gnaws at Venezuela patience
The Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
cent of monthly wages are being spent just to buy food, according to the Center for Documentation and Social Analysis, a research group associated with the Venezuelan Teachers Federation. In April, it found that a family would need the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Will suffer if UK quits, EU nations warnin Brussels, to respond by moving quickly toward more European political or fis
Will suffer if UK quits, EU nations warn
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
in Brussels, to respond by moving quickly toward more European political or fiscal integration, understanding that with Spanish elections this month and French and German elections next year, “more Europe” is not what voters want. And no... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Soar, Pound Surges Most Since 2008 As Brexit Odds Tumbleboost to risk sentiment now that the ‘Remain’ camp’s campaign appears to be bac
Global Stocks Soar, Pound Surges Most Since 2008 As Brexit Odds Tumble
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
boost to risk sentiment now that the ‘Remain’ camp’s campaign appears to be back on track,” Kathleen Brooks, London-based research director at Gain Capital Holdings Inc., wrote in a note. The yen dropped 0.4 percent to 104.58 versus the greenback,... Read more
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walesonline
Britain has the chance to shape the future of EuropeFrench farmers do not relax in the evenings with a cigar in one hand and an EU
Britain has the chance to shape the future of Europe
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
French farmers do not relax in the evenings with a cigar in one hand and an EU directive in the other. In fact, the Pew Research Centre found there are member states whose people are even more likely to grimace at the sight of an EU flag... Read more
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Daily Mail
Maps reveal how ancient cities became sprawling metropolisesand spread of these urban areas from their earliest beginnings as a collection
Maps reveal how ancient cities became sprawling metropolises
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
and spread of these urban areas from their earliest beginnings as a collection of buildings around a strategic point or centre of trade is still relatively poorly understood. Now academics have used a trove of historical, archaeological and... Read more
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Billboard
Executive Turntable: Appointments at Pandora, Genius, ASCAP & Moreand musicians who are looking to expand their reach to Hispanic audiences. Eche
Executive Turntable: Appointments at Pandora, Genius, ASCAP & More
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
and musicians who are looking to expand their reach to Hispanic audiences. Echepetelecu previously served at FOX and RCN's Spanish Broadcast Television Network, MundoFOX, along eight years at AA Music Management. -- Laura Nostro is joining Genius... Read more
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Daily Mail
Planet Nine might not be alonea mysterious planet is lurking at the edge of our solar system. Since an annou
Planet Nine might not be alone
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
a mysterious planet is lurking at the edge of our solar system. Since an announcement was made at the start of this year, researchers have published a series of papers suggesting where the planet might be and how it could have formed. But the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Look Out EU – Eurosceptic "United We Can" Party Surging In SpainCan) party after it aligned with IU forming “United We Can”. December 2015 Ele
Look Out EU – Eurosceptic "United We Can" Party Surging In Spain
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
Can) party after it aligned with IU forming “United We Can”. December 2015 Election Results vs. Current Projections The Spanish left is heading for a wrenching realignment at this month’s repeat general election, with a closely watched new poll... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Watch this boy learn to walk with the world's first child-sized exoskeletongain the ability to walk for the first time thanks to a new exoskeleton built f
Watch this boy learn to walk with the world's first child-sized exoskeleton
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
gain the ability to walk for the first time thanks to a new exoskeleton built for infants. The new brace, developed by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), will help children with spinal muscular atrophy. Spinal muscular atrophy, or SMA,... Read more
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Squawka
From selfless heroes to glorious defeats – how 50 years of hurt have led us to Roy Hodgson’s England teambrand in a country where few people are comfortable admitting that they belong
From selfless heroes to glorious defeats – how 50 years of hurt have led us to Roy Hodgson’s England team
Squawka / Posted 17 days ago
brand in a country where few people are comfortable admitting that they belong to the middle classes, according to research by the National Centre For Social Research. It’s a form of escapism that anchor people and gives them a sense of... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Watch this boy learn to walk with the world's first child-sized exoskeletongain the ability to walk for the first time thanks to a new exoskeleton built f
Watch this boy learn to walk with the world's first child-sized exoskeleton
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
gain the ability to walk for the first time thanks to a new exoskeleton built for infants. The new brace, developed by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), will help children with spinal muscular atrophy. Spinal muscular atrophy, or SMA,... Read more
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iol.co.za
This isn't Darwin's Galapagosan anchored vessel. He wore a walkie-talkie clipped to his orange polo shirt an
This isn't Darwin's Galapagos
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
an anchored vessel. He wore a walkie-talkie clipped to his orange polo shirt and frequently answered his cellphone, barking Spanish into the receiver. He scooped up an Israeli surfer at a pier, avoiding children in street clothes tumbling off a... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Mediterranean diet does not lead to weight gainweight, a major study has found. Fear of fat is misplaced and guidelines that
Mediterranean diet does not lead to weight gain
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
weight, a major study has found. Fear of fat is misplaced and guidelines that restrict it in our diets are wrong, say the Spanish researchers, who have followed more than 7,000 people, some eating 30g of nuts or 50ml of extra virgin olive oil a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stone Age pits show Orkney islanders chopped up their relativesan upper arm bone (pictured left, and origin right), shows almost clinical cutt
Stone Age pits show Orkney islanders chopped up their relatives
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
an upper arm bone (pictured left, and origin right), shows almost clinical cutting and repeated scratching patterns (centre images) THE REASON BEHIND THE RITUAL Such brutal burial rites seem extreme by today’s comparison, but may have been... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen Letizia visits the Students Residence in MadridCream of the crop: Queen Letizia of Spain oozes elegance in neutral tones as sh
Queen Letizia visits the Students Residence in Madrid
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Cream of the crop: Queen Letizia of Spain oozes elegance in neutral tones as she steps out for a meeting in Madrid Spanish monarch attended an annual meeting at the Students Residence Letizia showcased her signature style of tailored trousers in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New paediatric exoskeleton aims to support children with spinal muscular atrophywith the loss of mobility in this illness. The technology, which has been paten
New paediatric exoskeleton aims to support children with spinal muscular atrophy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
with the loss of mobility in this illness. The technology, which has been patented and licensed jointly by CSIC (the Spanish National Research Council) and its technology-based business unit, Marsi Bionics, is currently in the preclinical... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | A special issue on Britain in Europetransformation and occupational reshuffle since the Industrial Revolution. Yet
In this week's magazine | A special issue on Britain in Europe
The New Statesman / Posted 19 days ago
transformation and occupational reshuffle since the Industrial Revolution. Yet cultural concerns have come to occupy centre stage, from worries that we have lost control of our borders to anxieties that our country is not what it used to be.... Read more
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Scotsman
Bill Jamieson: Referendum day marks a beginningwith the institutions of the EU, their reach and ambitions. Analysis by the re
Bill Jamieson: Referendum day marks a beginning
Scotsman / Posted 19 days ago
with the institutions of the EU, their reach and ambitions. Analysis by the respected American think-tank the Pew Research Centre records a marked drop in support for the EU across seven major European countries. Over 60 per cent of... Read more
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Newsmax
SeaWorld Orca Morgan Seen in Video Trying to Kill Herself? No, Says ZooActivists are concerned that video of an orca named Morgan, on loan from SeaWor
SeaWorld Orca Morgan Seen in Video Trying to Kill Herself? No, Says Zoo
Newsmax / Posted 20 days ago
Activists are concerned that video of an orca named Morgan, on loan from SeaWorld to a Spanish zoo, shows the animal attempting to commit suicide by beaching itself. "While we cannot explain the reason for her behavior, the juxtaposition of a... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Current dietary guidelines give wrong idea about effects of consuming Mediterranean diet fatsPintó (Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of the UB and IDIBELL), among ot
Current dietary guidelines give wrong idea about effects of consuming Mediterranean diet fats
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
Pintó (Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of the UB and IDIBELL), among other experts from institutions and hospital centres from all the country. The scientific evidence indicates that the total amount of lipids is not the best indicator to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Peru’s ayahuasca industry booms as westerners search for alternative healinguse involves only the curanderos drinking, according to Luis Eduardo Luna, a Co
Peru’s ayahuasca industry booms as westerners search for alternative healing
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 days ago
use involves only the curanderos drinking, according to Luis Eduardo Luna, a Colombian anthropologist and ayahuasca researcher. He says it has mostly been used for divination, such as diagnosing psychosomatic or ethno-specific illnesses with... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
High-fat Mediterranean diet does not cause weight gain, study findsweight, a major study has found. Fear of fat is misplaced and guidelines that
High-fat Mediterranean diet does not cause weight gain, study finds
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 days ago
weight, a major study has found. Fear of fat is misplaced and guidelines that restrict it in our diets are wrong, say the Spanish researchers who have followed more than 7,000 people, some eating 30g of nuts or 50ml of extra virgin olive oil a day... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Mediterranean diet may cut breast-cancer relapse riskrelapse risk A Mediterranean diet rich in vegetables, fish, and olive oil may
Mediterranean diet may cut breast-cancer relapse risk
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
relapse risk A Mediterranean diet rich in vegetables, fish, and olive oil may reduce the risk of breast cancer returning. Research on 300 women with early-stage breast cancer reinforces earlier work, which suggests diet may cut cancer risk. The... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Aura of uncertainty hovers over Rio Olympics like storm cloud: FeschukOn the day in April when it was announced that Luis Scola, the Raptors centre,
Aura of uncertainty hovers over Rio Olympics like storm cloud: Feschuk
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 22 days ago
On the day in April when it was announced that Luis Scola, the Raptors centre, had been selected as Argentina’s flagbearer for the opening ceremonies of the Rio Olympics, Scola spoke of his personal storyline as though it was too unlikely to... Read more
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The Irish Times
The coast with the most: 55 secrets from Ireland’s edgeor from the walking route over the magnificent basalt ramparts of Fair Head. 2
The coast with the most: 55 secrets from Ireland’s edge
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
or from the walking route over the magnificent basalt ramparts of Fair Head. 2 The “upside-down” lighthouse and seabird centre at Rathlin West on Antrim’s L-shaped island. There are more than 250,000 seabirds, including puffins. Watch out for a... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Study: Mediterranean diet cuts cancer riskdiet rich in vegetables, fish and olive oil may reduce the risk of breast cance
Study: Mediterranean diet cuts cancer risk
Sky News Australia / Posted 23 days ago
diet rich in vegetables, fish and olive oil may reduce the risk of breast cancer returning, a small study suggests. Research on more than 300 women with early-stage breast cancer reinforces earlier work which suggests diet may play an... Read more
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