Sport

Broncos President/CEO Joe Ellis: If players kneel, we’ll support them

The Broncos are supportive of players who kneel during the national anthem. Broncos President/CEO Joe Ellis said the team will be in favor of whatever the players choose to do. “Everyone’s got a right to do as they please and express themselves as they feel and I’m going to respect that and we’re going to […]

Lifestyle

Increased attention to sad faces predicts depression risk in teenagers

Teenagers who tend to pay more attention to sad faces are more likely to develop depression, but specifically within the context of stress, according to new research from Binghamton University, State University of New York. Researchers at Binghamton University, led by graduate student Cope Feurer and Professor of Psychology Brandon Gibb, aimed to examine whether […]

Business

Queen of the Skies to end reign as Boeing winds down 747 output

Boeing Co (BA.N) is winding down production of the 747 jumbo jet, which democratized global air travel in the 1970s but fell behind modern twin-engine aircraft. Chief Executive Dave Calhoun told staff on Wednesday that Boeing will stop building the iconic jet in 2022. Here are some key facts and milestones regarding Boeing’s “Queen of […]

Technology

Suikoden creator announces Kickstarter for spiritual successor

Some of the key creators of beloved 90s Japanese role-playing game Suikoden are launching a spiritual successor on Kickstarter. Yoshitaka Murayama, Junko Kawano, Osamu Komuta and Junichi Murakami are working together on a new role-playing game called Eiyuden Chronicle, with a Kickstarter set to go live on 27th July 2020 asking for $500,000. Eiyuden Chronicle […]

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Japan recognises dozens more survivors of Hiroshima in landmark ruling

A court in Japan has for the first time recognised dozens of people who were exposed to radioactive “black rain” as survivors of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, even though they lived outside the area hit hardest by the attack in August 1945. The Hiroshima district court said the 84 plaintiffs, who are suffering from […]

Sport

Quinton Dunbar also set to appeal placement on exempt list

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar is also intending to appeal his placement on the Commissioner’s Exempt List. Dunbar, along with New York Giants cornerback Deandre Baker, were placed on the list on Monday ahead of the start of training camps across the league. Dunbar and Baker have been accused of committing armed robbery from an […]

Lifestyle

Higher BPA levels linked to more asthma symptoms in children

Children in low-income neighborhoods in Baltimore tended to have more asthma symptoms when levels of the synthetic chemical BPA (Bisphenol A) in their urine were elevated, according to a study from researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and School of Medicine. While some products, including baby bottles, no longer contain BPA, […]

Business

Argentina may delay debt restructuring deadline amid impasse

Argentina’s government is considering pushing back a deadline for creditors to respond to its foreign debt restructuring proposal until mid-to-late August, a source close to the negotiations said. The cutoff for the $65 billion deal is currently Aug. 4, though the two sides are at an impasse over the value and legal terms of the […]

Technology

Follow-up Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis video clarifies it’s a standalone game

Following yesterday’s Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis reveal, there was some confusion over what, exactly, the newly announced experience was. Sega’s muddled messaging managed to refer to it as a both “brand-new title” and an “update”, but now the publisher has clarified it’s a completely new, standalone online action-RPG coming to Xbox and PC […]

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Archaeologists discover likely source of Stonehenge’s giant sarsen stones

Today West Woods in Wiltshire is a popular spot for hikers, dog walkers and mountain bikers, famed for its bluebells in the springtime. Stick to the footpaths and it is easy to miss the hefty flat stones hidden in the undergrowth. But groundbreaking scientific research published on Wednesday reveals that, 4,500 years ago, this spot […]