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I feel like a phoney

Steve Thompson struggles to recall memories from his rugby careerWatch Head On: Rugby, Dementia and Me on BBC Two on Wednesday, 5 October at 21:00 GMT and on BBC iPlayer.World Cup winner Steve Thompson has packed away all his medals, trophies and memorabilia. Since he began to lose his memory, having reminders around is just…

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How to find the right autonomy partner

Advancing autonomy is not autonomous. It’s much easier when you team up with a reliable technology partner that understands the end-to-end process. When you’re pushing into new realms of technology, it’s not always clear how to identify the right partner, one that checks all of the boxes. For example: How many miles of proven experience…

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Prince William gives speech to young children during touching visit to St George’s Park

Prince William’s speech at the United for Wildlife Global Summit Invalid emailWe use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More infoThe Prince of Wales, who…

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Putin Signs Laws Annexing 4 Ukrainian Regions

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed laws absorbing four Ukrainian regions into Russia, a move that finalizes the annexation carried out in defiance of international law.The documents were published on a Russian government website on Wednesday morning.Earlier this week, both houses of the Russian parliament ratified treaties making the Donetsk, Luhansk,…

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Directionless Productivity Commission short on ideas

But having raised the issue, the Productivity Commission seems to have no real idea where the answers lie. It has focused heavily on innovation, and the diffusion of innovation; others are talking about the role that digitisation might play.Without wanting to minimise the importance of these reforms, human services are about people, and a significant…

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Poland is in talks with US about joining nuclear weapons sharing scheme

WARSAW – Poland is in talks with the United States about participating in the nuclear weapons sharing programme to counter growing threats from Russia, President Andrzej Duda told the Gazeta Polska newspaper. The biggest eastern European member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) has been ramping up military spending following Russia’s invasion of neighbouring…

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MLB roundup: Braves win fifth straight NL East title

October 5 – Jake Odorizzi pitched five strong innings and the Atlanta bullpen finished with four scoreless frames to help the visiting Braves beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 on Tuesday to clinch their fifth straight National League East championship.Kenley Jansen retired the side in order in the ninth inning, striking out two, to post his…

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What to do in the garden (given the polar blast) this week

CLAIRE MOSSONG/NZ GARDENER/StuffThere’s plenty to sow and grow at this time of year, but be guided by the weather rather than the date on the calendar.In the garden, be guided by the weather not the calendar! There’s plenty you can, in theory, sow and plant this week. Over the first week or two of October…

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New clashes break out in Ecuador prison after deadly riot

New clashes were reported on Tuesday in an Ecuadoran prison where 15 people died in a riot the day before, the state prison administration authority said. Violence in Ecuador’s prisons, where drug gangs vie for power, is often carried out with knives and sometimes involves beheadings. The unrest has left more than 400 prisoners dead…

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Buddy’s Pizza Launches New All-Corner 8-Square Pizza

Detroit, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  After 76 years of families battling over who gets the corner piece of a Buddy’s Pizza, the Detroit-Style Pizza originator is launching an All-Corner 8-square pizza so everyone can enjoy a slice of the coveted caramelized corner. Corners have always been legendary at Buddy’s Pizza. In 1946, at the corner of 6…