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Serena Williams says 'the countdown has begun' for retirement

Serena Williams says ‘the countdown has begun’ for retirement

Say “the countdown has begun”, 23 times in Grand Slam champion Serena Williams announced on Tuesday that she was ready to step away from tennis so she could focus on having another child and her business interests, presaging the end of a career that transcended sport. In an essay published Tuesday by Vogue magazine, and …

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Earth completed its normal 24-hour rotation 1.59 milliseconds fast on June 29, breaking the record for the shortest day in modern history.

Earth has broken the record for the shortest day since the invention of atomic clocks

The Earth completed its normal 24-hour rotation with a speed of 1.59 milliseconds on June 29, breaking the record for the shortest day in modern history. (NASA) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes ATLANTA — If it feels like there’s less time in the day, you’re right. Scientists have recorded the shortest day on Earth since …

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Butchering marks can be seen on the mammoth ribs. The top rib shows a fracture from blunt force impact, the middle rib shows a puncture wound and the bottom rib shows chopping marks.

Discovery in Paleontologist’s Backyard Reveals Evidence of Early North American Humans

Butchery marks are visible on the mammoth ribs. The upper rib shows a blunt impact fracture, the middle rib shows a puncture wound, and the lower rib shows cut marks. (Timothy Rowe et al., University of Texas at Austin) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes AUSTIN, Texas — The startling discovery of mammoth fossils in a …

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'S-ting their pants': LIV Golf texts between Greg Norman and Sergio Garcia revealed

‘S-ting their pants’: LIV Golf texts between Greg Norman and Sergio Garcia revealed

Text messages exchanged between Greg Norman and Sergio Garcia ahead of LIV Golf have emerged. Golfers who joined Norman on the Saudi-backed LIV Tour face an indefinite ban from the PGA Tour, and a group led by Phil Mickelson is suing them for violating antitrust laws, claiming the Tour lacks the power to impose this …

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