Sport

Davante Adams: Aaron Rodgers situation is not something Packers players talk about

Packers wide receiver Davante Adams says he and his teammates aren’t sweating the situation with quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who is unhappy with the team and has stayed away all offseason. Adams said players are focused on their own jobs and that they’ll trust Rodgers to take care of his own business. “Honestly, it’s not even […]

Lifestyle

Antibody therapy rescues mice from lethal nerve-muscle disease

Researchers rescued mice from early death caused by a muscle-weakening disease, not by correcting the flawed gene that causes it, but instead by targeting another protein in the same signaling pathway. Led by NYU Grossman School of Medicine researchers, a new study found that an antibody treatment not only rescued young mice from a form […]

Business

Hong Kong tycoon Richard Li’s FWD files for U.S. listing

Hong Kong tycoon Richard Li’s insurer FWD said it has lodged an application to regulators for an initial public offering (IPO) in the United States. The company did not disclose the size of the IPO, but the deal could raise between $2 and $3 billion, people familiar with the matter said. A fundraising of that […]

Technology

Beeple and the founder of Pitchfork are launching an NFT site where you can buy moments in time

After selling an NFT for $69 million in March, Beeple is making his next big move in the digital art space: he’s launching an NFT platform that’ll sell “iconic” moments in time. The platform, called Wenew, is co-founded by Beeple and some longtime collaborators. They’re also bringing on Ryan Schreiber, the founder of Pitchfork, as […]

News

Family forced to live in tiny flat so damp mushrooms are growing on the wall

A mother has spoken of the hell of living for almost a year with her four-year-old daughter in a tiny studio flat so damp that mushrooms are growing on the wall. Nilza Araujo, 24, said the conditions have been awful and that her daughter Maysa’s asthma has flared up and she has missed weeks of […]

Sport

Derek Carr: I’m excited about Andre James

When the Raiders elected to transform their offensive line this offseason, the choice largely affected Derek Carr. The quarterback had played behind Rodney Hudson — widely thought of as one of the league’s best centers — since 2015. After the club traded Hudson to Arizona, Andre James will take over that position. James doesn’t have […]

Lifestyle

FDA OKs first oral blood thinning medication for children

The first oral blood thinning medication for children was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the agency announced Monday. Pradaxa (dabigatran etexilate) oral pellets were approved to treat children ages 3 months to 12 years with venous thromboembolism (VTE) directly after treatment with an injectable blood thinner for at least five days. The […]

Business

U.S. urges ‘very substantial’ prison term for Michael Avenatti over Nike extortion

The once high-flying California lawyer Michael Avenatti deserves a “very substantial” prison sentence for trying to extort millions of dollars from Nike Inc (NKE.N), U.S. prosecutors told a judge. The Wednesday night recommendation came one week after Avenatti’s lawyers said their client should spend no more than six months behind bars plus one year of […]

Technology

Google Is Bringing This Quirky Feature To Give Its Find My Device An Edge Over Apple’s Find My Network

Google’s Find My Device app is the company’s competitor to Apple’s ‘Find My’ network. Among the two, Apple’s Find My network is considered the better version of the software as it helps locate not just one’s iPhone, but their iPad, their Apple Watch, their AirPods, iPod, and other Apple devices. And with the launch of […]

News

Hero dad pulls his son from burning car ‘seconds’ before it explodes in fireball

A father and son who were on the school run made a terrifying escape from their car after it burst into flames and just ‘seconds’ before it then exploded. Steven Pile was in their BMX X5 car with his four-year-old son and managed to carry him away from the fire and to safety. Shellie Pile, […]