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Heinz calls price to keep name on Steelers’ stadium “significantly more than we could justify”

When Heinz Stadium first got its name, the Heinz company paid $57 million (get it?) over 20 years for the naming rights. Since then, the price to name an NFL

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How mitochondrial damage ignites the ‘auto-inflammatory fire’

Mitochondria are self-contained organelles (they possess their own mini-chromosome and DNA) residing within cells and are charged with the job of generating the chemical energy needed to fuel functions essential

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Ukraine central bank has sold over $12 billion of its gold reserves during the war, its deputy head says

Ukraine’s central bank has sold $12.4 billion of gold reserves since the beginning of Russia’s invasion on Feb. 24, the bank’s deputy head said on Sunday. “We are selling (this

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Instacart CTO Departs Ahead of Grocery-Delivery Platform’s IPO

Instacart Inc. Chief Technology Officer Mark Schaaf is departing the grocery delivery company as it restructures its executive ranks in advance of an initial public offering. Schaaf is leaving to

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Family Left Stunned When Their Dog Escaped–Only to Return Later With a Ribbon From a Dog Show

An English family was left stunned when their dog escaped only to return later that day with a ribbon won at a local dog show. Peter and Paula Closier became

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Jessie Bates tweets “Stay down, stay grounded” ahead of July 15 deadline

Bengals safety Jessie Bates has not signed his franchise tag and he has not spent any time with the team since they used it early this offseason because he wants

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Finding their voice: For trans people, vocal modification can be key

About eight months after Ari Toumpas, a transgender woman, began the process of transitioning both socially and medically, she began to think about her voice. A language teacher and graduate

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Ukraine conflict could speed up Germany’s green energy transition, study says

The consequences of the Ukraine conflict could accelerate Germany’s green energy transition despite Berlin’s decision to reconnect coal-fired power plants to compensate for falling fossil fuel supplies from Russia, a

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Crypto Firm Animoca Locks In More Funding Even After KKR Backs Off

Animoca Brands, a crypto investor and game developer, completed another round of financing that left its mulitbillion-dollar valuation intact even after investment firm KKR decided not to take part. The

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Good Gardening Week 2: What Are You Growing This Year

Welcome back to Good Gardening! In our Week 1 discussion thread we discovered what readers are using in their soil to boost production in the garden. They joined us on

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