Sport

Jadeveon Clowney out again on Thursday

Titans edge defender Jadeveon Clowney missed practice last Wednesday with a knee injury before returning for two full practices and playing against the Steelers. Clowney missed practice again this Wednesday, but remained out on Thursday this time around. A knee injury remains the reason for his absence and his status for this Sunday against the […]

Lifestyle

How allergens trigger itching: Finding points to new targets for allergy drug development

A key step in the immune system’s response to allergens has been uncovered by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). They have shown that a neuropeptide called Substance P is released by certain neurons in the skin when they detect allergens, and that this substance is essential in the development of allergen-induced immune responses. This […]

Business

Taco Bell boost helps Yum beat quarterly results

Yum Brands Inc YUM.N posted a smaller-than-expected drop in comparable sales and beat profit estimates on Thursday, helped by strong online sales at its Taco Bell chain as COVID-19 pandemic fears kept customers at home. Fast-food restaurants, including rivals McDonald’s Corp MCD.N and Chipotle Mexican Grill CMG.N, have benefited from earlier digital investments, especially when […]

Technology

The Epic Games Store’s first Halloween sale is here

The Epic Games Store (EGS) may not have all of the same features as Steam, but it gets just a little bit closer to hitting that lofty target with every update. It’ll probably be quite a while before the EGS reaches full feature parity with Steam, but it’s arguably already there in one particular area: […]

News

Model films from her back pocket to see how many people stare at her

A woman walked the streets of Miami with a phone hidden in her back pocket to see how many people stared at her backside while she was out and about. Footage gathered by model Alexas Morgan, 24, catches a number of men taking a look as she strolls past. At the beginning of the clip, […]

Sport

Super Bowl Opening Night will be virtual-only in 2021

Yes, the pandemic will disappear the moment the election ends. The 2021 Super Bowl will look and feel very different from past Super Bowls. Apart from not having a full stadium (the league disputes that a decision has been made to fill Raymond James Stadium to only 20-percent capacity), Sports Business Daily reports that multiple […]

Lifestyle

Higher stillbirth risk for mothers experiencing deprivation, unemployment, stress and domestic abuse in pregnancy

Mothers who experience psychological stress and domestic abuse are more likely to have stillborn babies—but attending more antenatal care appointments than UK guidelines currently dictate can reduce that risk, according to a new study from Tommy’s Manchester Research Centre at The University of Manchester. In the UK, one in every 250 pregnancies ends in stillbirth—when […]

Business

Airbus to stop burning cash, defends higher output plan

Airbus AIR.PA said on Thursday it expected to stop burning cash in the fourth quarter, giving investors the first glimpse of a path out of the coronavirus crisis after speeding up deliveries to cash-strapped airlines. The European planemaker said the first formal target since it halted annual guidance in April remained intact after France announced […]

Technology

The iPhone 12 in Europe: Apple changes symbol positions, slower 5G, more expensive

The new iPhone 12 line is receiving mostly good reviews, with the elegant design often singled out as one of the plus points. In Europe, the handsets look slightly different than their US counterparts due to the regulatory body markings, which Apple has just altered. Residents must also endure higher prices and slower 5G.As reported […]

News

Woman’s horror after finding bottles of wee in sister’s bedroom while cleaning

If you think your bedroom is untidy, you might just want to read this. One woman’s video of her sister’s bedroom has gone viral on TikTok leaving people shocked by the mess. Meanwhile, yours probably isn’t nearly as bad. Colleen went viral on TikTok after sharing a video of her sister’s former bedroom on her […]