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This Large Rugby Child Is Out Of Hand | Deadspin

A fun thing about youth sports is that children develop at very different speeds, and therefore you get kids who are the same age on the same field, but who have vastly different ability levels. Source: This Large Rugby Child … Continue reading

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It’s Tough Being Over 40 in Silicon Valley – Bloomberg

Older workers are trying lawsuits, classes, makeovers—even surgery—to keep working. Source: It’s Tough Being Over 40 in Silicon Valley – Bloomberg

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Siberian river mysteriously turns bright red, nicknamed ‘Blood River’ | Toronto Star

‘Blood River’ winds through a dead zone twice the size of Rhode Island. Source: Siberian river mysteriously turns bright red, nicknamed ‘Blood River’ | Toronto Star

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Connor McDavid face of the nhl | The Hockey News

Insight on the NHL and the world of hockey Source: Connor McDavid face of the nhl | The Hockey News

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The tong wars: how New York’s 1900s Chinatown descended into violence, bloodshed and savvy politics

What started with the murder of a laundry worker erupted into decades of tactical warfare Source: The tong wars: how New York’s 1900s Chinatown descended into violence, bloodshed and savvy politics

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Saudi Arabia can’t afford low oil prices

Low oil prices means that Saudi Arabia can’t afford to pay its workers, and may soon run out of cash. Source: Saudi Arabia can’t afford low oil prices

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Senate filibuster ends as Democrat claims gun control victory | US news | The Guardian

I guess this is a move in the right direction. Chris Murphy, who led Democrats in holding floor for more than 14 hours, says deal struck with Republicans for vote on background checks and terror watchlist Source: Senate filibuster ends … Continue reading

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R.I.P. OPEC: 1960-2016 — The Motley Fool

Author writes about the increasing irrelevance of OPEC.. After another failure to agree on a coordinated oil policy, it’s clear that the OPEC we once knew has ceased to exist. Source: R.I.P. OPEC: 1960-2016 — The Motley Fool

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(PARIS) — Garbine Muguruza won her first Grand Slam title by beating defending champion Serena Williams 7-5, 6-4 at the French Open on Saturday, denying the American her record-equaling 22nd major trophy. The fourth-seeded Muguruza, a 22-year-old from Spain, used … Continue reading

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Viewpoint: Why Hindu groups are against California textbook change – BBC News

Why some academics and Hindu groups are protesting against California education board’s plans to replace India with South Asia in school textbooks? Source: Viewpoint: Why Hindu groups are against California textbook change – BBC News

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