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Dom Young set for England debut in World Cup opener against Samoa

The 21-year-old winger Dom Young will almost certainly make his Test debut for England in Saturday’s Rugby League World Cup opener against Samoa. He is one of six uncapped players,

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After 30 years, new guidelines for weight-loss surgery

Two of the world’s leading authorities on bariatric and metabolic surgery have issued new evidence-based clinical guidelines that among a slew of recommendations expand patient eligibility for weight-loss surgery and

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BOJ conducts emergency bond buying to underpin debt market, but yields keep rising

The Bank of Japan on Thursday conducted emergency bond-buying operations, extending efforts to put a floor under bond prices, as the yen nears a 32-year-low against the dollar. The BOJ

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Amazon’s set to launch its prototype internet satellites early next year

Amazon is getting ready to launch two test satellites for its Project Kuiper satellite internet constellation, built to compete with services like SpaceX Starlink and OneWeb. In a press release

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Missing Debbie Griggs: Pregnant woman’s body found buried in back garden of UK home

The remains of a pregnant woman who was murdered by her husband more than 20 years ago have been found buried in a back garden. Debbie Griggs was 34 when

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