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What the pilots said after Nashville

Here’s what the drivers said after Sunday’s inaugural NASCAR Cup Series race at the Nashville Superspeedway… Kyle larson – Winner: “It’s still right at the start, so that could change. I think the fans can like me because I do it in all types of races, not just in NASCAR. …

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The wait (is over): Emanuely de Oliveira faced a grueling ordeal

GAINESVILLE, Florida – Daytime Emanuely de Oliveira bid farewell to her University of Florida women’s basketball teammates and coaches in March 2020, no one was sure when they would see each other again. The onset of the global coronavirus pandemic in the United States had interrupted the Gators’ season, closed …

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I have been giving birth for 50 years. What exactly is a “normal birth”? | Health

When I was a medical student and young doctor, the terms most commonly used to describe vaginal birth without the use of instruments such as forceps or an aspirator were SVB (spontaneous vaginal birth) or SVD (spontaneous birth) vertex – the vertex is the top of the baby’s head). Gradually, …

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Bláthnaid Treacy picked up some good habits during the lockdown

RTÉ presenter Bláthnaid Treacy passed the lockdown the same way the rest of us did – waiting for the weekly Friday takeaways and glued to Normal People on TV. The Today Show and 2FM star revealed that the past 12 months have been tough for her and her husband Charlie, …

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What is behind the heatwave in the American West?

PHOENIX – Much of the American West has been ravaged by sweltering heat this week as a high-pressure dome combines with the worst drought in modern history to push temperatures into triple digits, breaking records before even the official start of summer. Daily records were set this week in parts …

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Residents and businesses in Seaway towns hope the Canada-U.S. Land border will reopen soon

PRESCOTT, ONT. – With negotiations underway to reopen the Canada-U.S. Land border to travelers, businesses on both sides of the border are hoping for good news in the days ahead. At Riverwalk Park in downtown Prescott, you can see Ogdensburg, New York from across the river, but it’s as close …

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The Leynes: small steps on the way back to normalcy – Opinion

Photo: Government of British Columbia Flickr Getting back to normal after 17 months of various pandemic restrictions is a giant leap for most people. Just walking down a grocery store aisle in the direction you want it will feel unusual, let alone hanging out in crowds and having dinner wherever …

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The wheat is clean, but the yields are just average

USDA Crop Progress Reports can be helpful. But if you really want to know how a culture is doing, it’s best to go and see for yourself. This is what a group of farmers, extension educators and representatives of the wheat industry did last week in the mid-Atlantic, as five …

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Retail will never get back to normal. This is a good thing.

Lots of people wanted things to get back to normal during the pandemic, but new research shows alternative spending habits are here to stay. June 14, 2021 5 minutes to read Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. “I can’t wait to get back to normal. It’s a sentiment …

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Rob Pelinka says Lakers will be ‘collaborative’ with offseason moves

Contrary to popular belief, LeBron James is not the general manager of the Los Angeles Lakers, nor the president of basketball operations – both of these titles belong to Rob Pelinka. But Pelinka has involved James in decisions he has made in the past and this summer will be no …

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