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Bears expect to have Jason Peters on Sunday

The Bears have had to do a fair amount of scrambling at left tackle this year, including during last Sunday’s opener against the Rams. Jason Peters signed with the team

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Putting a target on breast cancer that spreads to the brain

Breast cancer patients whose cancer spreads to the brain may soon have new treatment options, thanks to research led by CU Cancer Center member Diana Cittelly, Ph.D. Cittelly’s research, published

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VW’s Skoda to halt Czech plants for a week due to chip shortage

Czech carmaker Skoda Auto, part of the Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) group, will halt production at two domestic plants for a week at the end of September due to chip shortages, the

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Twitter joins the cryptoverse by allowing users to tip Bitcoin to others

Twitter Tip Jar has received an update, and with it, a new name. Now simply called “Tips,” Twitter’s tipping system is receiving new payment methods to donate to your favorite

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Boston’s famous Skinny House sells for a nice fat price

Boston’s famous Skinny House has sold for a nice fat price. The home in the city’s North End hit the market in August for $1.2 million, and the deal was

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Frank Gore wants to be a boxer

Although 38-year-old running back Frank Gore has not officially retired, he’s looking into a post-football career in boxing. Gore told Ian Rapoport of NFL.com that boxing training is going well

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Tyrosine kinase inhibitor prolongs progression-free survival in rare neuroendocrine tumour

The first randomized study in malignant pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma (MPP) has found that sunitinib prolongs progression-free survival (PFS) by more than five months. The late breaking results of the FIRSTMAPPP

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Growth of NY service sector business activity slowed in September, survey finds

Business activity for service sector firms in the New York region continued to grow in September but at a slower pace, according to a survey released on Thursday by the

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Nintendo is bringing N64 and Genesis games to Nintendo Switch Online, but they’ll cost extra

Nintendo’s new membership plan is launching in late October and ultimately, I suspect it’ll all come down to pricing. If it’s just a couple of bucks more per month, and

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Police Dept. Receives Note From A Man Thanking Them For Their Kindness 71 Years Ago

A police department in Kentucky received a letter from a man thanking them for their random act of kindness 71 years ago. In 1950, a young couple stopped in London,

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