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Seoul boxing memories, Serie A’s heyday and the great Sally Gunnell

1) The Olympic boxing is in full swing, so let’s have a look back to the memorable 1988 edition. Here’s the great Roy Jones Jr losing his gold medal fight

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Taking breaks while learning improves memory

We remember things longer if we take breaks during learning, referred to as the spacing effect. Scientists at the Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology gained deeper insight into the neuronal

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What if transitory is not so transitory after all?

The U.S. Federal Reserve is sticking with the mantra that inflation is transitory and there’s no rush to tighten policy but some others are feeling uneasy. On Thursday, Michael Saunders

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Blizzard is removing unspecified inappropriate references from World of Warcraft

The World of Warcraft team has vowed to remove “references that are not appropriate for our world” in “the coming days” following California’s major sexual harassment and workplace discrimination lawsuit

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Neighbour’s angry note demands noisy children are kept inside so they can sleep

A disgruntled neighbour has written a letter asking for children to be kept indoors until at least 9am, after being woken up by their “loud voices” early in the morning

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