Sport

Tariq Woolen gets pick-six of Jared Goff on first play of second half

Seahawks defensive back Tariq Woolen made his first career interception last week. He made his first career pick-six today. It came on the first play of the second half. Woolen stepped in front of tight end T.J. Hockenson and returned the interception 40 yards to the end zone. It has Seattle up 31-15. The Seahawks […]

Lifestyle

Livers have the potential to function for more than 100 years

There is a small, but growing, subset of livers that have been transplanted and have a cumulative age of more than 100 years, according to researchers from University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, and TransMedics, Andover, Massachusetts. They studied these livers to identify characteristics to determine why these organs are so resilient, paving […]

Business

Consumer prices in Brazil down for the third month on lower fuel costs

Brazil’s consumer prices were in deflationary territory for the third month in a row in September, data from government statistics agency IBGE showed on Tuesday, still benefiting from major tax cuts on fuels and electricity ahead of a presidential election runoff. The benchmark IPCA index (BRCPI=ECI) fell 0.29% last month, IBGE said, a smaller drop […]

Technology

Valve finally updates Steam’s clunky old mobile app on iOS and Android

Valve has finally revamped its decidedly decrepit Steam mobile app for iOS and Android, introducing a fresh look, a new interface, and a range of new features. The original version of Valve’s Steam mobile app launched over a decade ago, and it’s felt exceedingly outdated for a very long time. As of today, though, iOS […]

News

British man mysteriously goes missing while snorkelling on dream Bali retirement holiday

A British man went missing while snorkelling during a dream holiday in Bali and his family are desperately trying to find him. Graham Smith, 67, vanished off the idyllic Blue Lagoon bay in the Padangbai area of the Indonesian island. The dad-of-six and granddad-of-11, from Gravesend in Kent, was celebrating retirement with his partner of […]

Sport

Jets lose T Max Mitchell to a knee injury

The Jets have lost another tackle to an injury. Rookie Max Mitchell left the game in the second quarter with a knee injury and the Jets have ruled him out for the rest of the afternoon. Mitchell was slated to be a backup to start the year, but the fourth-round pick found himself in the […]

Lifestyle

Hospital room features may impact clinical outcomes for patients after surgery

Certain hospital room features, such as having a window view and distance from a nursing station, may influence clinical outcomes after undergoing high-risk operations, according to research findings presented at the Scientific Forum of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Clinical Congress 2022. Each year, about $50 billion is spent on the construction of health […]

Business

Buffet-backed BYD taps India as latest market amid global push

Warren Buffet-backed Chinese electric carmaker BYD (002594.SZ) launched its first passenger car in India on Tuesday, an electric sport-utility vehicle (SUV), marking its entry into the mainstream market amid a broader global expansion. BYD launched the Atto 3 electric SUV, fitted with its renowned Blade battery technology, with a plan to corner 40% of the […]

Technology

Free-to-play Torchlight: Infinite’s open beta starts today

Torchlight: Infinite – a new free-to-play reimagining of the dungeon-crawling action-RPG series – has just launched its open beta on Android, iOS, and PC. Torchlight, if you’re unfamiliar, was originally the work of now-defunct developer Runic Games, which made two games in the series before its closure in 2017 – the sequel delivering a critically […]

News

How to lose belly fat: Optimal number of eggs to eat to shed pounds

Chicken eggs have long been a diet staple, especially if you’re trying lose weight or gain muscle. And now new research suggests that there could be an optimal number to eat per week if you are looking to lose some belly fat. The study, recently published in the science journal Clinical Nutrition, found participants had […]