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To create the next generation of solar panels, scientists must model how complex interactions occur. Modeling across different scales provides needed insights. In a review article, scientists assessed
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Grieving mother Cathyleen Williams spent the 9 1/2 years of her son's life fighting for him, but now she's fighting to get help for spouses and parents who are paid caregivers but can't collect unempl
Stephen FellerEAST LANSING, Mich., July 30 (UPI) -- Exposure to drugs and alcohol during adolescence makes substance abuse more likely in adulthood, according to a study at Michigan State University.
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The Manly Sea Eagles and Newcastle Knights have finalised their line-ups for Sunday's Round 21 clash at Brookvale Oval.
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New Delhi, July 30: The suspense over wrestler Narsingh Yadav's Olympic participation was today prolonged further after the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) deferred its final verdict on the doping
Kingston, July 30: Ravichandran Ashwin continued to bamboozle the West Indies batsmen with another five-wicket haul while Lokesh Rahul scored an unbeaten half-century as India took firm control on the
Kingston, July 31: Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin continued his supreme form with the ball, as he claimed yet another five-wicket haul against West Indies and equalled the feat achieved by leg
Carl Frampton, the ultimate fighting Irishman, mounted one of the most monumental performances in the history of the British ring to win the WBA featherweight title.
The Blue Jays took a while to get to Baltimore Orioles starter Yovani Gallardo on Saturday, but the hitters didn't lack confidence that it was going to happen.
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