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Dead candidate’s name will appear on Wyoming ballots

LARAMIE — The name of a Wyoming Republican regional political candidate who died last week will still appear on ballots in the Nov. 6 election. The Laramie Boomerang reports that defense attorney Tony Lopez died on Tuesday at age 65. He was running for the post of Albany County Attorney. …

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Green River students learn human dissection with Anatomage

GREEN RIVER — Green River High School students have graduated from dissecting cats to human cadavers — digitally of course. Last year Sweetwater County School District No. 2 purchased an Anatomage Table, a digital device designed to teach anatomy, for $110,000. Since then it has created a new learning dynamic …

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Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone

HELENA, Mont. — A grizzly bear attacked an elk hunter who surprised the sow and her cub north of Yellowstone National Park, with the bear sinking her teeth into his arm and clawing his eye before another hunter drove her off, the victim recounted Monday. The mauling of Bob Legasa, …

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Why the Marvel Cinematic Universe feels empty

The Marvel Cinematic Universe dominates our pop culture and the box office — but is it really a coherent cinematic universe? This episode of Vox’s Overrated series details the history of crossovers, from radio serials to the $200 million movies of today. And it brings up questions about what kind …

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At the Instagram restaurant where nobody is Instagramming

It is difficult, these days, to be a fast-casual pasta restaurant. You can’t just be a fast-casual pasta restaurant, quickly serving low-key bowls of carbs. Now you have to be a fast-casual pasta restaurant fit for influencers. Or at least that’s what the Pastagram seems to think. The Pastagram is …

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What Elizabeth Warren’s DNA teaches us about ancestry

In a challenge to President Donald Trump’s mockery, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) recently sought out genetic science to answer a simple question about herself: Does she have Native American ancestry, as she has long claimed? On Monday, she publicized a genetic ancestry report that confirms that some six to 10 …

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The weekend in the US-Saudi fight over Jamal Khashoggi, explained

It’s been 13 days since prominent Saudi journalist and dissident Jamal Khashoggi mysteriously disappeared inside Riyadh’s Consulate in Istanbul. But the impact of his disappearance and possible murder — which was allegedly ordered by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince — is still being felt across the Middle East and the US. …

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Top earners in failed firms to get New Year pension payback

Wealthy pensioners who lost more than half their income when their company scheme failed will start receiving top-ups from the New Year, Telegraph Money can reveal. Affected are those in gold-plated final salary schemes who were due an annual pension in excess of £35,000, but who were forced to forgo …

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