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  • VIDEO: Critics wrong about Arsenal – Wenger
    By on March 31, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments


    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that people who criticise his side have it wrong after their 1-1 draw with Manchester City.

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  • British Swimming takes legal action
    By on March 30, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    British Swimming will take legal action against the withdrawal of UK Sport funding for synchronised swimming.

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  • Researchers: Rats Didn’t Spread Black Death, Humans Did
    By on March 30, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    concertina226 (2447056) writes “Scientists studying the human remains of plague victims found during excavations for London’s new Crossrail train line have concluded that humans spread the Black Death rather than rats, a fact that could rewrite history books. University of Keele scientists, working together with Crossrail’s lead archaeologist Jay Carver and osteologists from the Museum of London, analyzed the bones and teeth of 25 skeletons dug up (more…)

  • Newport County 0-0 Bury
    By on March 25, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Relegation-threatened Bury earn a valuable point in a scoreless draw with Newport County at Rodney Parade.

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  • Microsoft Word Zero-Day Used In Targeted Attacks
    By on March 25, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    wiredmikey (1824622) writes “Microsoft warned on Monday of a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2014-1761) in Microsoft Word 2010 that is being actively exploited in targeted attacks. If successfully exploited, an attacker could gain the same user rights as the current user, Microsoft said, noting that users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than accounts with administrative privileges. (more…)

  • VIDEO: Wenger’s Premier League adversaries
    By on March 20, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    As Arsene Wenger prepares to take charge of his 1,000th game at Arsenal, BBC Sport takes a look back at the many managers who have graced the Premier League since his arrival.

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  • Debian Considering Long Term Support for Squeeze
    By on March 20, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Via Bits from Debian, comes news that the security team is considering adding a Long Term Support suite for Squeeze (Debian 6) after Jessie (Debian 8) is released sometime next year. From the mailing list post: “At the moment it seems likely that an extended security support timespan for squeeze is possible. The plan is to go ahead, sort out the details as as it happens, and see how this works out and whether it is going to be continued with wheezy. (more…)

  • Donaldson given US PGA membership
    By on March 15, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Second place in the World Golf Championships event has earned Jamie Donaldson a temporary US PGA tour membership.

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  • Elon Musk Addresses New Jersey’s Tesla Store Ban
    By on March 15, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “On Tuesday, we discussed news that New Jersey is trying to ban Tesla stores, which would force the company to sell through car dealerships instead. Now, Elon Musk has prepared a response: ‘The reason that we did not choose to do this is that the auto dealers have a fundamental conflict of interest between promoting gasoline cars, which constitute virtually all of their revenue, and electric cars, which constitute virtually (more…)

  • Hurricane Fly heads Cheltenham field
    By on March 11, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Jump racing’s showpiece Cheltenham Festival starts on Tuesday with more than 230,000 people expected to attend the four-day meeting.

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