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  • VIDEO: Higgins out despite 147 break
    By on December 6, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments


    John Higgins brings the Barbican Centre crowd to their feet with a 147 maximum break in the UK Championship against Mark Davis, but goes on to lose 6-5.

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  • Drogba fit despite malaria scare
    By on November 10, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has been suffering from malaria for at least a month but is fit to start the Blues’ match against Fulham on Wednesday.

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  • Rooney to travel despite claims
    By on September 6, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Wayne Rooney will fly out to Switzerland on Monday morning for England’s Euro 2012 qualifier amid allegations about his private life.

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  • Prions Evolve Despite Having No DNA
    By on January 10, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “Scientists from the Scripps Research Institute have shown for the first time that ‘lifeless’ organic substances with no genetic material — prions similar to those believed responsible for Mad Cow disease and similar, rare conditions in humans — are capable of evolving just like higher forms of life. The discovery could reshape the definition of life and have revolutionary impacts on how certain diseases are (more…)