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Redskins Return To Work

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Brian Orakpo and several other players entered the front door at Redskins Park just before the official time of the reopening of NFL business.

As the players arrived, the front office was working the phones to sign draft picks, undrafted rookies, and negotiating with free agents.

The team's own pool of free agents includes wide receiver Santana Moss, quarterback Rex Grossman and cornerback Carlos Rogers. The Redskins are expected to start training camp on Thursday.


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After A Long Day Of Fighting Climate Change, This Grain Is Ready For A Beer

Kernza is a kind of grassy wheat that traps more carbon in the soil than crops like wheat and rice. Now, a West Coast brewery is using the grain in its new beer called Long Root Ale.
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Today’s unemployment rate is down sharply from the height of the Great Recession. But more than a fifth of American men had no paid employment last year, and seven million of them have stopped looking altogether. Why men are leaving the workforce – and how to bring them back.


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The company posted a profit of nearly $22 million for the third quarter, the first quarterly profit since 2013. Tesla attributes the good results in part to new stores.

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