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Justin Verlander headed to injured list due to forearm strain

6:06 PM EDT: Justin Verlander is dealing with a forearm strain, Astros manager Dusty Baker said, per MLB.com’s Brian McTaggart. Verlander will be reevaluated in a couple of weeks. While

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Concussion linked to heightened risk of dementia and Parkinson’s disease

Concussion is linked to a heightened risk of subsequent hyperactivity disorder, dementia, and Parkinson’s disease, as well as mood and anxiety disorders among women in particular, finds research published online

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Can Apple’s 24X7 services store-front make up for falling iPhone sales?

Many of Apple Inc’s physical stores re-opened and re-closed in recent months because of spikes in cases of the novel coronavirus. But two of the iPhone maker’s most important storefronts

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Former Facebook engineer says that the company has enshrined failure in its policies

A Facebook engineer said in a farewell video that the company was “failing” to mitigate harm and has “enshrined that failure in our policies,” BuzzFeed News reported on Thursday. Max

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Amazing projects people have built at home

Eco guest retreatA Cuprinol Shed of the Year 2019 contender, The Cosy Cabin, created by Trevor Carswell in his garden in Northern Ireland, can be used year-round. The self-build took

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