Sport

Marcus Rashford brings up century as Manchester United beat West Ham

Marcus Rashford’s 100th Manchester United goal was a majestic header that propelled them to the points and came before a watching Gareth Southgate. If the England manager can be grateful to Erik ten Hag for revitalising the forward before the World Cup, the main story here concerned how the Dutchman continues to elevate United. Rashford […]

Lifestyle

Researchers offer roadmap for identifying new neuroprotective treatments by leveraging sex differences

A new study from UCLA researchers provides a strategy for finding treatments optimally tailored for women and men to prevent cognitive decline in aging as well as progression of neurodegenerative diseases by leveraging sex differences in the brain. Aging is associated with cognitive decline and brain atrophy. Aging also confers a major risk for developing […]

Business

More Twitter officials leave, gutting top management

In an expanding exodus of Twitter’s top management, officials including its advertising and marketing chiefs left the company in the past few days, according to statements and a person with direct knowledge of the matter. The departures come after billionaire Elon Musk’s $44 billion takeover of the company last week, followed by his firing of […]

Technology

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2’s ranked play won’t be arriving until next year

With Modern Warfare 2 now out in the wild, developer Treyarch studio has confirmed the game’s ranked play won’t be launching until sometime in 2023. In a tweet announcing Modern Warfare 2 ranked play’s planned release window, the studio said it was working with partners to deliver a number of key features at launch, including […]

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Thousands at risk of blocked toilets after child’s lawnmower toy found dumped in sewer

Thousands of people have been put at risk of having blocked toilets after a child’s lawnmower toy was found dumped in the sewer. Residents of the Boothferry estate in Hull, East Yorkshire, watched on as blockage crews spent three hours removing other items including wet wipes and sanitary towels from the drains. Yorkshire Water also […]

Sport

Wasps’ administrators confirm consortium’s offer has been accepted

Wasps’ joint administrators have confirmed that an offer has been accepted from a consortium including members of the Wasps Legends. The Coventry-based club – who have won the Premiership four times and the European Cup twice, went into administration on 17 October. The Rugby Football Union made a statement on Friday confirming Wasps’ suspension from […]

Lifestyle

Treatment options for patients whose blood cancer relapses after CAR-T cell therapy

Mount Sinai and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) researchers have identified therapies that can help patients with the blood cancer multiple myeloma who try an immunotherapy known as CAR-T only to find their cancer coming back afterwards. CAR-T, short for chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy, enlists immune cells called T cells to fight multiple […]

Business

S.Korea inflation ticks up in Oct, seen staying elevated for while

South Korea’s annual consumer inflation in October ticked up from September against market expectations for no change, led by lagging effects of earlier global raw materials prices, government data showed on Wednesday. Both the finance ministry and the central bank played down the accelerated pace of prices growth in separate statements and affirmed their previous […]

Technology

Football Manager 2023 delayed on PS5 due to “unforeseen complications”

Sega and developer Sports Interactive have announced a last-minute delay for the PlayStation 5 version of Football Manager 2023, citing “unforeseen complications which have arisen during the submissions and approvals process.” Football Manager 2023 was to mark the series long-awaited debut on PlayStation 5, with Sport Interactive boss Miles Jacobson having previously blamed its absence […]

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Dad called to son’s school 20 times said he’s unfairly targeted for fist bumping

A concerned dad believes his son’s school is picking on him for chewing gum and fist pumping with friends. Kieran Harris, 38, said staff at Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy have imposed unfair rules that are causing his son to feel depressed. The single parent of two said he has been called to the school no […]