Darwin's short-beak enigma solved: Mutation in the ROR2 gene is linked to beak length in domestic pigeons
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Darwin's short-beak enigma solved: Mutation in the ROR2 gene is linked to beak length in domestic pigeons

The Old German Owl (left), and Racing Homer(right) were two domestic pigeon breeds that researchers bred to conduct the study. Credit: Sydney
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Trudeau’s Liberal Party Projected To Win Canadian Election But Will Fall Short Of Majority

Topline Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus Liberal Party is expected to win Monday's parliamentary elections. However, it will not be able to
New climate plans fall far short of limiting global warming to 1.5°C
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New climate plans fall far short of limiting global warming to 1.5°C

Aerial view of the petrochemical plant at China Wenjie Dong/Getty Images According to a new analysis, countries have not offered enough bold plans
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School districts across the country are dealing with severe substitute teacher shortages, despite efforts to recruit and pay them more

Despite the pandemic, school districts are struggling to staff their schools. These shortages have also led to a demand for substitute teachers who
Lewis Hamilton breaks down in Dutch Grand Prix practice as Charles Leclerc fastest
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Lewis Hamilton breaks down in Dutch Grand Prix practice as Charles Leclerc fastest

The BBC Sport website has audio and text coverage of this year's Dutch Grand Prix. Charles Leclerc was the Ferrari one-two driver in Dutch Grand
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Alaska Airlines will give vaccinated employees $200, stops short of company mandate

Alaska Airlines will require employees who are not vaccinated to test for Covid-19 on a regular basis. However, the Seattle-based airline did not
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Private payrolls increase by just 374,000 in August, far short of the 600,000 estimate, ADP says

According to ADP's Wednesday report, U.S. employers created far fewer jobs in August than they expected due to the Covid resurgence and cutbacks in
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A billionaire investor who called the 2008 crash says crypto is a bubble that will 'go to zero' and tells investors buy gold

John Paulson Spencer Platt/Getty John Paulson, a legendary investor, criticized crypto and advocated gold in an interview with Bloomberg TV. Crypto
Josh Rosen looks to 'seize the moment,' throws Atlanta Falcons' only TD pass of preseason after short week
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Josh Rosen looks to 'seize the moment,' throws Atlanta Falcons' only TD pass of preseason after short week

ATLANTA -- Josh Rosen has been moving around the country for the past two years. He's gone from Arizona to Miami, Tampa Bay, San Francisco to San
George R.R. Martin Just Made a Sc-Fi Film With Vincent D’Onofrio
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George R.R. Martin Just Made a Sc-Fi Film With Vincent D’Onofrio

Howard Waldrop, a science fiction author, will be receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award from the World Fantasy Convention in November. He is also