Sport

Bradley McDougald, Jadeveon Clowney discuss reunion as teammates with Jets

Jadeveon Clowney is still trying to find a team willing to bring him onto their roster this offseason over four months into becoming an unrestricted free agent. Clowney’s market in free agency never materialized to the degree he may have originally anticipated. Despite still being our best remaining unsigned free agent from the Top 100, […]

Lifestyle

Experimental drug for Alzheimer’s may help children with autism

An extensive international study led by Prof. Illana Gozes of Tel Aviv University’s Department of Human Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry found deposits of the tau protein typically found in Alzheimer’s patients in tissues taken from the postmortem brain of a 7-year-old autistic child. The child suffered from the ADNP syndrome, a mutation that causes a […]

Business

U.S. lawmakers, Bank of America urge small-business agency to fix erroneous PPP loan data

Bank of America Inc (BAC.N), the second-largest U.S. lender, has asked the Trump administration to correct data meant to offer public accountability on the recipients of $520 billion in pandemic aid, and a group of U.S. Democratic lawmakers has written to demand action before more funds are allocated. The 30 lawmakers outlined a series of […]

Technology

Fortnite screening We The People x More Than A Vote anti-racism presentation next week

Epic will be hosting a second anti-racism screening in Fortnite’s Party Royale mode – this time featuring Opus United’s We The People x More Than A Vote – starting next Tuesday, 28th July. We The People x More Than A Vote, the follow-up to Opus United’s earlier We The People presentation, is described as a […]

News

Chicky McChickface rears its head as New Zealand looks to name treasured albatross

A royal albatross chick in New Zealand whose life has attracted millions of views via a live YouTube channel has found fame – but has no name. Now its keepers are seeking to change that, as the seven-month-old female – or toroa in the Māori language te reo – prepares to leave the nest for […]

Sport

Marcus Gilbert expected to jump back into right tackle spot for Cardinals

If Marcus Gilbert is fully recovered from the injuries that have derailed him over the last three seasons, you can expect him to be back in the starting right tackle job for the Arizona Cardinals. According to Kyle Odegard of the team’s website, head coach Kliff Kingsbury said on Tuesday that he expects that Gilbert […]

Lifestyle

Vertebral fractures up with long-term delay of denosumab

Compared with on-time dosing, delay of denosumab by more than 16 weeks is associated with an increased risk for vertebral fractures, according to a study published online July 28 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Houchen Lyu, M.D., Ph.D., from the General Hospital of Chinese PLA in Beijing, and colleagues estimated the risk for fracture […]

Business

French energy group Total books $8 billion asset impairments

French energy group Total will book an exceptional impairment charge of $8 billon mainly on its Canadian oil sands and liquefied natural gas projects, it said on Wednesday. “Overall, the exceptional asset impairments that will therefore be taken into account in the second quarter of 2020 amount to $8.1 billion, including $7 billon on Canadian […]

News

Thessaloniki’s Jews: ‘We can’t let this be forgotten; if it’s forgotten, it will die’

Five centuries after they were expelled from Spain and eight decades after they were almost annihilated in the Holocaust, the small community of Sephardic Jews that lives on in the Greek city of Thessaloniki is looking to its past to help safeguard its future. On Tuesday, Thessaloniki’s Jewish community signed a deal with the Spanish […]