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  • Surgery complication for Flintoff
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    Former England Test all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has suffered a complication following surgery on his injured knee.

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  • Nadal battles through pain to win
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    World number three Rafael Nadal overcomes injury to beat fellow Spaniard Nicolas Almago 7-5 6-4 6-4 in the US Open third round.

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  • Can the Ares Program Be Salvaged?
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    MarkWhittington writes “The Augustine Commission has not officially presented its findings to the White House, but already a push back is starting to occur over the possibility that the Ares 1 rocket will be canceled after three billion dollars and over four years of development. According to a story in the Orlando Sentinel contractors involved in the development of the Ares 1 have started a quiet but persistent public relations campaign to save the (more…)

  • Brown pays tribute to GB success
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    Prime Minister Gordon Brown pays tribute to the achievements of the British team at the Beijing Olympics.

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  • Top 10 Most Wanted Next Gen Sequels
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    Everyone has a favorite game that they loved last gen but the sequels have not yet come to the current generation or aren’t even in development yet. I have searched high and low to find people’s most beloved franchises that haven’t gone “next gen”, and have compiled this list to show the top ten games/franchises…

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  • US Supercomputer Uses Flash Storage Drives
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    angry tapir writes “The San Diego Supercomputer Center has built a high-performance computer with solid-state drives, which the center says could help solve science problems faster than systems with traditional hard drives. The flash drives will provide faster data throughput, which should help the supercomputer analyze data an ‘order of magnitude faster’ than hard drive-based supercomputers, according to Allan Snavely, associate director at SDSC. (more…)

  • Britain may aim for third in 2012
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    Britain could revise its medals target for London 2012 following the team’s success at the Beijing Olympics.

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  • Plans for 2012 VeloPark unveiled
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    Triple gold medallist Chris Hoy helps unveil designs for London’s 2012 Olympic cycling facilities.

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  • For Redskins Fans, Hard Luck Runs Into Team’s Hard Line
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    Some Redskins fans can no longer afford their tickets and want to cancel them. So what does the team do? Sue them!

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