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In the Arizona desert, coal era burns out for Navajo

BLACK MESA, Ariz. — Tradition has it that the spiritual forerunners of the Navajo people picked this spot — the high mesa land of the American Southwest — and assured the Navajo they had reached a kind of promised land. The Diné, or “children of the Holy People,” as the Navajo call themselves, were taught not to stray from the land bracketed by four sacred mountains, where they would never know the earthquakes, tornadoes and other calamities that beset their neighbors. The Navajo scratched out a living from the sparse…

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Sport 

Ashes 2017-18: Australia v England third Test, day five – live!

This is actually hilarious. The groundstaff are scrambling the big cover back on, the wind keeps blowing it away and nearly takes a few of them with it. They genuinely look like it’s never rained here before. Maybe it hasn’t? The ABC radio box is in hysterics watching the slapstick unfold. Between laughter, Chris Rogers is noting the holes in the technique. “It rained then, and hard, for a good 30 seconds before they got the hessian on. It’s almost like they were surprised again, and had to get to…

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Lifestyle 

Dame Patricia Routledge joins McCarthy & Stone choir for Sing Your Heart Out event

Actress and singer Dame Patricia Routledge joined the choir from McCarthy & Stone’s Park House retirement development at the Royal Voluntary Service’s Christmas Sing Your Heart Out concert in London. It was proof, should it be required, that life is full of surprises and, in this case, that moving into a retirement complex offers a world of friendship and activities that you might never experience elsewhere. Just ask the choir at Churchill Retirement Living’s Dean Lodge near Bournemouth, where members have just released a single and their own video on…

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Sport 

Sports Personality of the Year 2017 LIVE: Latest updates from BBC SPOTY

This year’s gala night, featuring performances from Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and Rag’n’Bone man, is set to take place at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. The glitzy evening has previously been held in arenas up and down the country including Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester and Birmingham. Anthony Joshua is a massive favourite to take top honours but four-time F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton is not expected to be far behind – a public vote will decided the overall winner of the biggest prize. But there are a number of awards…

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How companies handle accusations in the #MeToo era

In the fast-paced era of the #MeToo movement, the number of high-profile men accused of sexual misconduct keeps growing — and some of the accused have lost their jobs seemingly instantaneously. While many have admitted, or partially admitted, wrongdoing, others — including talk show host Tavis Smiley, radio host Garrison Keillor, New Yorker political reporter Ryan Lizza, and former Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. — have denied the claims against them. Yet they’ve still been fired by their companies. That kind of corporate response may seem harsh, but employment law attorneys…

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Lifestyle 

Hair loss: Why WINTER could be causing baldness – and how to prevent it

Hair loss is often made worse in the winter, for a variety of reasons, according to Anabel Kingsley, Trichologist at Philip Kingsley. Britons may be worried about thinning hair, and how they can try to prevent it. Anabel has revealed some of the top ways to spot the signs and how to prevent it from worsening. Hair shedding has become worse One sign could be noticing more hair being shed when washing or brushing it. Whilst it is normal to lose up to 100 hairs a day according to Anabel,…

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Is Star Wars science fiction? ‘The Last Jedi’ settles this age-old argument.

Get the THINK newsletter. SUBSCRIBE “The Last Jedi” is set in large part in a green, mountainous landscape inhabited by Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) — an old, grizzled dude with flowing robes and mysterious powers. The plot involves talk of royal bloodlines, astral projection, swords that choose their wielders, and an epic battle between light and a twisted, all-seeing Sauron-like darkness. The film also includes cute Disney-like snow cats and owl-critters, and it opens with the words, “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away,” which sure sounds…

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Lifestyle 

How to cook turkey: Tricks for the BEST moist breast revealed

How to cook turkey is on the mind of those who will be tasked with creating the Christmas meal on the big day. Whether you have purchased a crown or a whole bird, everyone wants to get the best and the moistest meat. What recipe tips and tricks result in the best breast, and does the stuffing you choose make a difference? A Michelin Star chef revealed his special stuffing ingredient for the moistest breast. Michelin Star chef Asimakis Chaniotis revealed the best turkey stuffing recipe for good meat. He…

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Technology 

2019 Chevrolet Silverado: Here’s a quick first look – Roadshow

Well, it looks like Chevrolet knows how to make an entrance. The company surprised a group of media and Chevy truck owners at with a first look at the 2019 Silverado by flying the truck in by helicopter. The presentation came Saturday at a centennial celebration staged at Texas Motor Speedway. This is it! The next-generation Chevy Silverado. Emme Hall/Roadshow General Motors remains mum on specs for the next-generation full-sized pickup, saying only that it will be lighter weight and come in eight trims, including the new Silverado LT Trailboss…

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Technology 

Take a quick look at the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado – Roadshow

Well, it looks like Chevrolet knows how to make an entrance. The company surprised a group of media and Chevy truck owners with the first look of the 2019 Silverado by flying the truck in by helicopter. This is it! The next-generation Chevy Silverado. Emme Hall/Roadshow The company was a mum on spec for the next-generation full-sized pickup, saying only that it would be lighter weight and would come in eight trims, including the new Silverado LT Trailboss. This model includes everything on the off-road specific Z71 package and adds…

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