Sport

Bears sign seventh-rounder Khyiris Tonga

The Bears have their final draft pick from this year under contract. Defensive tackle Khyiris Tonga‘s agents announced that their client has agreed to his rookie deal. It is a four-year pact for the 250th overall pick of this year’s draft. Tonga started 32 games over four seasons at BYU. He had 130 tackles, 16 […]

Lifestyle

Clinical trial launched following discovery that psychiatric drug may prevent bowel cancer

The study, published in the journal Nature, shows how a drug available on the NHS can boost fitness of healthy stem cells in the gut, making them more resistant to sabotage from mutant stem cells that cause cancer. Researchers in the Netherlands, funded by the UK charity Worldwide Cancer Research, have discovered a way to […]

Business

Yellow Metal, Silver Drop, Experts Suggest Buy on Dips

Gold prices in India dipped slightly on Thursday tracking the global peers. On the Multi-Commodity Exchange (MCX), June gold futures plunged 0.33% to Rs 48,622 for 10 grams at 4.30 pm. July silver futures dropped 0.21 per cent lower at Rs 71,261 a kilogram. In the international market, gold steadied off the key $1,900 level […]

Technology

Fitbit may soon be adding snoring detection to its devices

Fitbit may soon add snoring and noise detection to its devices, a move that will likely please the spouses and partners of the snoring population and be of interest to people for whom snoring is a sign of a possible health condition. According to a report in 9to5 Google, which decompiled the latest version of […]

News

Mum who went for a walk and never came home tragically found dead 2 years later

A woman who went for a walk two and a half years ago and never came back has been tragically found dead only a couple of miles from her home. Christina Rack, 48, a volunteer for local charities, left her cul-de-sac home in Chorlton, Manchester, at 8.15pm on October 1 in 2018. Her family have […]

Sport

Fans will rally in Canton to get more Bengals in the Hall of Fame

The Bengals have one Pro Football Hall of Famer. The fans want more, and they’re doing something about it. Via Tyler Dragon of the Cincinnati Enquirer, four fans of the team are organizing a “Jungle at the Hall” rally in Canton. On July 19, they’ll show up roughly 20 yards from the Hall of Fame […]

Lifestyle

800 newborn brain scans made available to help clarify how some diseases develop

The Developing Human Connectome Project (dHCP) has made the scans of 800 baby brains available to study how developmental disorders progress. The scans, part of a large-scale open-source project, are available online for researchers who study brain development in fetuses and babies. The research team hope the scans will provide clues on how conditions like autism […]

Business

Intel reiterates chip supply shortages could last several years

Intel Corp’s (INTC.O) CEO said on Monday it could take several years for a global shortage of semiconductors to be resolved, a problem that has shuttered some auto production lines and is also being felt in other areas, including consumer electronics. Pat Gelsinger told a virtual session of the Computex trade show in Taipei that […]

Technology

Microsoft Will Bring Big Changes With ‘Next Generation’ Windows; New App Store in The Works

Microsoft yesterday kicked off its Build 2021 conference, and during the two-day event, the company is talking about its plans for Windows in the near future. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, during his Build keynote, said that Microsoft will soon share one of the most significant updates to Windows of the past decade to unlock greater […]

News

Teens vanish on bank holiday night out after one phones to say he’s nearly home

Police have appealed for help after becoming increasingly worried about two teenage boys who vanished on a Bank Holiday night out. Marc Williams, 18, and Lewis Ashdown, 19, went to Maresfield Recreation Ground in Uckfield, East Sussex on Saturday evening, where they are believed to have met up before going their separate ways. Marc called […]