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Sean Padden resigns as Carolina’s vice president of football ops

Sean Padden has worked with Matt Rhule for a long time, but not for any longer. Alaina Getzenberg of the Charlotte Observer reports that Padden has resigned as the Panthers’

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How to grow climbing plants

I’d planned to write about something entirely different for this week’s column, but on the way up to my study, I saw out of the window a robin with a

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IATA chief pours cold water on Airbus output increase

The airline industry’s most senior representative on Friday cast doubt on plans by Europe’s Airbus (AIR.PA) for sharp increases in jetliner production, saying they appeared overly optimistic. Willie Walsh, director

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Respawn adds abandon penalty to Apex Legends’ Arenas mode

Apex Legends’ new abandon penalty for Arenas is off to a pretty bumpy start, as the feature has been temporarily disabled after it accidentally punished some innocent players. As discussed

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‘I compared Aldi’s new fast-food range to McDonald’s and it was a sorry sight’

For many of us, the Big Mac is an unbeaten staple on McDonald’s menu. Many fast food products have not lasted the test of time, but the sacred Big Mac

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