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Weightlifter Emily Campbell: ‘My legs were jelly… I’d achieved everything I’d dreamed of’

Even by weightlifting standards, Emily Campbell’s silver medal-winning lift at the Tokyo Olympics was a striking piece of Olympian theatre. With her hair in two Team GB-themed blue and red

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Mapping complex variability onto intricate virtual models

Anybody who has ever seen a picture of a brain knows that it’s not a simple smooth oval; it’s more like a tangle of fat worms. But when researchers seek

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BMW hits 1 mln EV sales, targets 2 mln fully electric sales by 2025

BMW (BMWG.DE) has sold its one millionth electric vehicle (EV) – including purely electric and hybrid vehicles – and plans to reach two million sales of purely electric vehicles by

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Twitter reportedly suspended accounts by mistake after extremists abused new private media policy

Twitter has reportedly suspended a number of accounts by mistake after far-right extremists began exploiting the platform’s new private media policy, according to a report by The Washington Post. The

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World’s most expensive Christmas jumper goes on sale for £30,000 to raise funds for NHS

An artist has dedicated over 3,000 hours to make a Swarovski Crystal encrusted festive jumper – now he’s hoping to sell the piece and donate some of the money to

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Tom Rogic hits wondergoal as rampant Celtic swat aside Dundee United

Liam Scales scored his first Celtic goal in an emphatic 3-0 victory over Dundee United. The former Shamrock Rovers defender showed composure to net late on as Celtic recorded a

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Emergency departments are vital to care coordination efforts to reduce readmissions

A new study shows that even though hospitals experience similar rates of emergency department (ED) visits after major surgeries, some have a great deal more readmissions. Study authors from Regenstrief

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Russia fines Google over content, bigger penalty looms

Russia fined Alphabet’s Google (GOOGL.O) 9 million roubles ($121,000), a Moscow court said on Tuesday, in the latest in a string of penalties against the technology giant for failing to

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Leaked Fortnite trailer reveals Spider-Man and a new island for Chapter 3

Fortnite’s Chapter 2 comes to an end on Saturday, but a trailer for Chapter 3 has already leaked, reportedly from Epic Games’ Polish YouTube channel (via Kotaku). Based on the

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Kids share theories on how Santa delivers presents including teleporting and ‘magic’

Nine in ten parents are amazed at how creative their kids are when it comes to Christmas – with a number of youngsters saying Santa shrinks the presents with a

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