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Cholesterol in middle aged ‘linked to Alzheimer's more than 10 years later'

55 minutes ago   |   Evening Standard

High levels of low-density lipoprotein were associated with an increased risk of developing the condition.
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Dollar Bears on the Run as Bets Turn Positive for First Time Since Pandemic

1 hour ago   |   FXCM

By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com - The dollar ended flat Friday, but traders are warming up to the idea of that greenback's run higher is here to stay, as bets on the world's...
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Plague Inc. creators turned the Olympics into a superspreader event to help players understand the real risk of outbreaks at the games

Plague Inc. creators turned the Olympics into a superspreader event to help players understand the real risk of outbreaks at the games

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement When you are a virus, holding the Olympics during a deadly, global disease outbreak is a great way to destroy humanity and win the game. At least, that's...
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Lizzie Deignan: ‘I have to be willing to lose to the Dutch in order to win' | William Fotheringham

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The Yorkshirewoman talks about the challenge of taking on the dominant nation in women's road racing in Tokyo, and how her life has changed since Rio 2016 Five years after the...
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Living legends and young pretenders: Olympians expected to shine in Tokyo

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Dominant figures in their chosen sports will aim for more glory in Japan while new events will help to create fresh global stars Biles is more than an athlete. She is one of...
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Michael B Jordan 'developing his own black Superman project for HBO Max'

Michael B Jordan 'developing his own black Superman project for HBO Max'

3 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Jordan's version is expected to follow the black character Calvin Ellis/Val Zod from the comics, rather than Clark Kent/Kal-El who is white.
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Orcs Must Die 3 is now available on Steam

Orcs Must Die 3 is now available on Steam

3 hours ago   |   PCGamesN

Orcs Must Die 3 has emerged, grunting and jabbering, onto PC at long last. The light-hearted co-op game spent a year as a Google Stadia exclusive , but now that time is up and...
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Nature's Paris moment: does the global bid to stem wildlife decline go far enough?

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

There are concerns a new UN biodiversity framework is not ambitious enough and calls for Australia to take a leading role Can nature have its own Paris moment? It's the...
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Scientists developing urine and blood tests to detect brain tumours

Scientists developing urine and blood tests to detect brain tumours

3 hours ago   |   Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK scientists are developing tests that can detect the presence of glioma, a type of brain tumour, in patient urine or blood plasma. It's the first time signs...
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Ghana: anti-gay bill proposing 10-year prison sentences sparks outrage

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Bill could mean 10 years in prison for LGBTQ+ people and those who support their rights Draft anti-gay legislation submitted to Ghana's parliament could propose up to 10 years...
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Parents of missing girl, 11, in ‘state of shock' as they urge her to come home

Parents of missing girl, 11, in ‘state of shock' as they urge her to come home

Greater Manchester Police have said they are ‘extremely concerned' about Fatuma Kadir's welfare The parents of a missing 11-year-old girl thought to have travelled from... Read more ...

Jeff Bezos' 18-year-old space-flight companion reportedly told him he had...

Jeff Bezos' 18-year-old space-flight companion reportedly told him he had never bought anything from Amazon before

Summary List Placement The 18-year-old passenger on Blue Origin's spaceflight on Tuesday had an awkward admission to former Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos during the trip. Dutch... Read more ...

Helena Christensen, 52, sizzles in black satin lingerie as she lounges on a...

Helena Christensen, 52, sizzles in black satin lingerie as she lounges on a piano

The supermodel, 52, looked typically stunning in the silky one-piece, which boasted a plunging neckline and strappy detailing across the chest of the garment. Read more ...

A look back at John Cornell and Delvene Delaney's love story

A look back at John Cornell and Delvene Delaney's love story

Aussie icon John Cornell passed away this week with his beloved wife Delvene Delaney by his side. Read more ...

Win a Lucia Cifarelli t-shirt & CD bundle

Win a Lucia Cifarelli t-shirt & CD bundle

Lucia Cifarelli has announced her highly anticipated album 'I Am Eye', the long overdue follow up to her 2004 release "From The Land Of Volcanoes". Read more ...

Meet Olympic rower Helen Glover's adorable family with presenter Steve Backshall

Meet Olympic rower Helen Glover's adorable family with presenter Steve Backshall

Olympic champion Helen Glover is going for gold at the Tokyo Olympics this year, and we are... Read more ...

Love Island fans blast Faye for being 'two-faced' and 'always involved in drama'

Love Island fans blast Faye for being 'two-faced' and 'always involved in drama'

Some Love Island fans of the show are not fond of the star 'getting involved in everything' and view her comments and actions as "two-faced" Read more ...

Injured Conor McGregor joined by Justin Bieber for whiskey cocktails in LA

Injured Conor McGregor joined by Justin Bieber for whiskey cocktails in LA

UFC legend McGregor met with Grammy winning singer Bieber in California sporting a massive cast over his left foot, which he injured at UFC 264 Read more ...

Heaven nightclub evacuated after 'incident' with people urged to stay away

Heaven nightclub evacuated after 'incident' with people urged to stay away

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SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Lions need to win on Saturday or they will be whitewashed

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Lions need to win on Saturday or they will be whitewashed

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: The Lions will never have a better chance of winning an opening Test... and it's important they do because if they lose, I fear they will get whitewashed. Read more ...