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NFL scraps plan to have some full-time officials

The NFL has reversed course and will not convert some on-field officiating positions into full-time jobs. Scott Green, the executive director of the NFL Referees Association, told ESPN that the

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‘Throwaway gear’: nonstick pans are rare in restaurants – should home cooks quit them too?

Aculinary bombshell landed in March when thechef David Chang, owner of the Momofuku empire and host of Netflix’s Ugly Delicious, admitted on his podcast that he’s changed his tune on

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Austrian Airlines execs to pay back bonuses after bailout furore

The management board of Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) unit Austrian Airlines said on Wednesday they would hand back their recent bonuses after Austria’s finance minister said the payments were “unacceptable” for a

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NYPD used facial recognition to track down Black Lives Matter activist

The New York City Police Department used facial recognition software to track down a Black Lives Matter activist accused of assault after allegedly shouting into a police officer’s ear with

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Blunder let Madeleine McCann suspect walk free before vile images retrial

Madeleine McCann prime suspect Christian Brueckner walked free after being acquitted of downloading vile images of children – despite a higher court ordering a retrial. Blundering authorities in Germany should

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