Sport

Cowboys, Panthers both to observe Juneteenth

Add two more teams to the list of organizations set to observe Juneteenth as a holiday. According to Clarence Hill Jr. of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, the Dallas Cowboys will give their employees this Friday, June 19th, off as a holiday in remembrance of the order given by Union general Gordon Granger on that date […]

Lifestyle

Blocking brain signals detected in the kidney could help unlock future treatments for kidney failure

Scientists have discovered an important cell signaling pathway in the kidney which if stopped, could hold the key to treating chronic kidney disease as well as other deadly conditions, including heart attack and stroke. The pathway was already known to exist in the brain, where it helps to maintain the body’s energy balance, but this […]

Technology

Just Eat Takeaway buys Grubhub for $7.3 billion to enter US market

The biggest loser here appears to be Uber Technologies. As the publication highlights, Uber had been in acquisition talks with Grubhub for months and was reportedly close to agreeing on a price. Concerns over whether or not regulators would approve the deal and what would happen if the deal was announced but fell through ultimately […]

News

Woman stunned as ‘the Queen’ appears in burn on thumb – but pals aren’t so sure

A key worker was stunned when she scalded her thumb and the burn appeared in the shape of the Queen. Sophie Marie was off work for two weeks with coronavirus symptoms before she finally started to feel better and attempted a spot of DIY. The 26-year-old was trying to fix a chest of drawers when […]

Sport

Dolphins get first in-person look at Tua Tagovailoa since NFL Draft

New Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa made his first appearance at the team’s headquarters in Davie, Fla. on Monday, according to Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. Tagovailoa was allowed to be on site at the team’s facility as he’s still recovering from the hip injury that ended his college career at Alabama. The […]

Lifestyle

Researchers uncover drivers of healthy gut maintenance

Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have found two genes that regulate the differentiation of stem cells in the small intestine, offering valuable insight into how the body develops and maintains a healthy gut. Cells in the lining of the small intestine are replaced around every five days, the quickest rate for any organ in […]

Business

Oil prices rise 2% on optimism around OPEC+ output pact

Oil prices rose more than 2% on Monday as signs that fuel demand was recovering, while OPEC+ members were complying with a production cut deal, outweighed fears that new coronavirus infections could further slow the global economy. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude rose 86 cents, or 2.4%, to settle at $37.12 a barrel. Brent crude […]

Technology

AMD Ryzen 3000 offer bundles CPUs with Horizon Zero Dawn

PC owners rejoiced earlier this year when it was confirmed Horizon Zero Dawn, one of the PlayStation 4’s best exclusive titles, was coming to the PC. We know it’ll be here sometime this summer, but there’s no exact date yet. What we do know, however, is that AMD is bundling the game with select Ryzen […]

News

Woman shares eyebrow-raising way she makes £75k a month online – and it’s ‘stinky’

A former ballerina has revealed the eyebrow-raising way she makes £75,000 a month with her earnings rocketing during the coronavirus lockdown. Yaela Vonk, who studied at the prestigious Royal Conservatory of Ballet in The Hague, has ditched performance dance to start selling saucy photos and used underwear online. The 36-year-old claims her lucrative career can […]

Sport

D.J. Humphries impressed with way Kyler Murray handled offseason

An offensive lineman might not ever reach the top spot on a man’s best friend list, but if that man is a quarterback, he has to be pretty close. Cardinals left tackle D.J. Humphries can then take pride in the fact quarterback Kyler Murray is naming a new dog after his blindside protector. “He really […]