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Alex Smith limited at Washington practice

Washington quarterback Alex Smith was able to do some work at Wednesday’s practice. Smith was listed as a limited participant due to the calf injury that kept him out of

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Study reveals how one antibody blocks dangerous effects of dengue virus infection, offering potential path to prevention

A team of researchers has discovered an antibody that blocks the ability of the dengue virus to cause disease in mice. The findings open the potential for developing effective treatments

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Elon Musk is now the richest man on the planet, overtaking Jeff Bezos

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is no longer the richest man in the world, after Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s fortune on Thursday rose to $188.5 billion, $1.5 billion more than Bezos.

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Lenovo’s new IdeaPad 5 Pro includes AMD Ryzen mobile processors

Lenovo has announced a new lineup of IdeaPad laptops for 2021. But American readers should note that only one of them is coming to the US: the 16-inch IdeaPad 5

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Meghan admits ‘unladylike’ habit after a few drinks – but she’s tried to stop

Meghan Markle is unlike any other member of the royal family, in that her pre-royal celebrity life means we know a lot more about her than her in-laws. As an

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