Sport

Bills didn’t punt for fourth time in their last six games

Sam Martin had a quiet night in his Bills debut. Martin signed on as the punter in Buffalo earlier this month, but his first game with the team showed him that punting isn’t always part of the responsibilities of that job. Martin held for five Tyler Bass kicks over the course of the evening and […]

Lifestyle

A healthy lifestyle almost halves the risk of dementia in people with type 2 diabetes

A healthy lifestyle reduces the risk of dementia in those with type 2 diabetes (T2D), according to a study of hundreds of thousands of people in the U.K. being presented at the annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) in Stockholm, Sweden (19–23 Sept). The study found that individuals with […]

Technology

Sony reportedly making PlayStation 5 with removable disc drive

A PlayStation 5 with a detachable disc drive is reportedly in the works by Sony for launch around September next year. The report, by Insider Gaming, suggests the console will otherwise have near-identical hardware to current PS5 models, with the only difference being the removable drive itself, and an extra USB-C port for it to […]

News

Woman with ‘Britain’s biggest eyebrows’ taunts trolls who said she’d never find love

A woman touted as having “Britain’s biggest eyebrows has had the last laugh after keyboard warriors claimed she would never find love. Cruel trolls wrote to Sammie-Jo Hailford to say her massive brows would inspire blokes to run away. But the Grimsby mum-of-two has shared a viral video on TikTok responding to the negativity – […]

Business

Stock market tumble draws bargain hunters

Some traders took advantage of Tuesday’s massive selloff in the U.S. stock market to go bottom fishing in stocks and options in hopes of picking up cheap upside bets on a quick market rebound. With S&P 500 dropping 4.3% on Tuesday, the Cboe Volatility Index (.VIX) – the so-called Wall Street “fear gauge” – jumped […]

Sport

Sean McVay on loss to Bills: We’re going to respond the right way to this setback

The Rams didn’t look like a Super Bowl team in Thursday night’s 31-10 loss to the Bills, but Rams head coach Sean McVay was not discouraged afterward. McVay said repeatedly that he blames himself for not having his team better prepared, and that he is confident that Rams will play much better against the Falcons […]

Lifestyle

Simple, inexpensive surgical procedure for diabetic foot ulcers greatly reduces healing time, amputation rates

Performing proactive surgery to adjust the mechanics of the foot, appears to be effective to treat diabetic foot ulcers, a common and debilitating complication of diabetes, without the potential complications and at significantly lower cost compared to conservative management. The preliminary study, being presented at the annual meeting of the European Association for the Study […]

Technology

YouTuber slips up, reveals he was behind “Insider” Twitter account which leaked Ubisoft details and more

YouTuber Dan Allen has apologised after it became apparent he was behind a Twitter account which had recently leaked details of Ubisoft’s Forward presentation, alongside other industry details. Allen recently gathered some online clout around the fact he had posted, under the alias The Real Insider, details of the various Assassin’s Creed games Ubisoft was […]

News

First-time dads’ brains shrink to help them connect with their baby, researchers claim

It is common for women to experience ‘baby brain’ during pregnancy and early motherhood – but do men face cognitive struggles too? A recent study has revealed that men experience changes to their brain after their child is born. Researchers from Carlos III Health Institute in Madrid found that fathers lose up to two percent […]

Business

How UN plan for Russian ammonia export could help global fertiliser market

A United Nations proposal that Russia resume exporting ammonia via Ukraine has raised hopes that a global shortage of fertilizer could be eased, and in turn alleviate world food shortages exacerbated by the conflict in Ukraine. THE PIPELINEThe United Nations proposed that ammonia gas owned by Russian fertiliser producer Uralchem be pumped by pipeline to […]