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The 8 Billion Mark in Population
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The 8 Billion Mark in Population

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Andrew

Op-Ed: The world population hit 8 billion — but with a peak in sight. What lessons does that have for climate change? When the sun reaches its zenith on a particular day, it’s not...

The End of Matthew Perry
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The End of Matthew Perry

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Andrew

Near-fatal ODs and love faxes to Julia Roberts: What Matthew Perry's memoir reveals On Dec. 5, 1991, Matthew Perry’s mother, Ethel, went to the hospital. She was only 56, but doctors determined her condition...

Sergey Bubka banned for nine months for taking banned amphetamine to win US Open men’s doubles title
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Sergey Bubka banned for nine months for taking banned amphetamine to win US Open men’s doubles title

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Andrew

Russian teenager banned from tennis for nine months following anti-doping breach Sergey Bubka has been banned for nine months for taking a banned amphetamine to help him win the 2010 US Open men's doubles...

The Times Are Closing, and Newspapers Are Closing
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The Times Are Closing, and Newspapers Are Closing

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Andrew

Opinion: Long live printed newspapers. Digital won't work for these readers Digital subscriptions and mobile reading are changing the way we read the news, so you’ll likely find a mix of both. Yet long-time...

Rafael Nadal says he is leaving his family behind
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Rafael Nadal says he is leaving his family behind

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Andrew

'An important part of my life is leaving too,' says emotional Rafael Nadal The French tennis star Rafael Nadal has insisted leaving his wife, kids and fans behind meant he was leaving 'an important...

The Colorado River Restoration Project and the Colorado Land Conservancy
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The Colorado River Restoration Project and the Colorado Land Conservancy

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Andrew

Facing Colorado River shortage, 30 urban suppliers pledge to target decorative grasses for local gardeners Colorado River Aqueduct, built by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, was one of the nation's most spectacular feats...

Why Scientists Are Protesting on the Moon
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Why Scientists Are Protesting on the Moon

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Andrew

Nicholas Goldberg: Can scientists moonlight as activists — or does that violate an important ethical code? The moon is a pretty big place. There are millions and millions of square miles of its surface....

Serena Williams loses first set at US Open
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Serena Williams loses first set at US Open

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Andrew

Serena Williams' legendary tennis career likely over after third-round singles' play loss at US Open Serena Williams’ legendary tennis career likely over after third-round singles’ play loss at US Open AP Serena Williams' legendary...

The Disillusionment With Party Elites
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The Disillusionment With Party Elites

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Andrew

Fears Over Fate of Democracy Leave Many Voters Frustrated and Resigned A new survey from the Pew Research Center has revealed that many of those who participated in the 2011 elections were disappointed with...

The University of Virginia is remembering the victims of the shooting at a baseball game
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The University of Virginia is remembering the victims of the shooting at a baseball game

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Andrew

‘A Light to the World’: University of Virginia Pays Tribute to Shooting Victims The University of Virginia is remembering the victims of last week’s shooting at a campus baseball game during which two police...