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Portsmouth release three players after investigation into discriminatory texts

Portsmouth have released three players from their academy following disciplinary proceedings in relation to discriminatory messages sent in a group chat. The League One side began an investigation after images appeared on social media of posts from a private conversation among a number of under-18 players following England’s Euro 2020 final defeat by Italy earlier […]

Lifestyle

Metabolic syndrome linked to increased risk of second stroke, death

People with larger waistlines, high blood pressure and other risk factors that make up metabolic syndrome may be at higher risk for having a second stroke and even dying than people who do not have metabolic syndrome, according to a meta-analysis published in the July 28, 2021, online issue of Neurology. Metabolic syndrome was defined […]

Business

Tesla registrations in California surge 85% in second quarter

Tesla Inc’s vehicle registrations in California rose more than 85% in the second quarter versus last year, largely due to the success of the company’s Model Y, according to data from Cross-Sell, a research firm that collates title and registration data. The automaker posted record vehicle deliveries for the April-to-June quarter earlier this month, as […]

Technology

T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert will deliver CES keynote as the Uncarrier moves mainstream

Lately, T-Mobile has been looking less and less like the Un-carrier it styled itself as in the past, and much more like A Carrier. To that end, the company made a couple of announcements today: a new 5G coverage milestone, and that CEO Mike Sievert will be delivering a CES keynote in a spot recently […]

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Blind skateboarder proves lack of sight won’t stop him living a normal life

Dan Mancina, 34, from Michigan, US, insisted that his disability wasn’t going to hold him back – and now he can pull off complicated skateboard ticks with ease A blind skateboarder has proven that his lack of sight won’t stop him from living a normal life – and now he’s learned some of the most […]

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Ole Gunnar Solskjær excited by Manchester United’s summer signings

Ole Gunnar Solskjær believes Raphaël Varane and Jadon Sancho will make a “huge difference” for Manchester United. Having finished runners-up in last season’s Premier League and Europa League, the Old Trafford giants have made waves in the transfer market in an attempt to bring silverware back to the club. Sancho last week completed his £73m […]

Lifestyle

Study: Adding color to your plate may lower risk of cognitive decline

A new study shows that people who eat a diet that includes at least half a serving per day of foods high in flavonoids like strawberries, oranges, peppers and apples may have a 20% lower risk of cognitive decline. The research is published in the July 28, 2021, online issue of Neurology. The study looked […]

Business

Dollar recovers ground as jobless claims data helps

The U.S. dollar edged higher on Thursday, recovering some of the ground lost in the prior session after the head of the Federal Reserve told Congress he saw no need to rush the shift towards tighter post-pandemic monetary policy. The dollar index , which measures the greenback against a basket of six currencies, was 0.1% […]

Technology

Apple’s controversial Safari redesign is now optional in the latest iPadOS 15 beta

Apple has started trickling out its fourth iOS and iPadOS 15 betas, taking additional steps back from the bold, and somewhat ill-advised reimagining of Safari it debuted at WWDC 2021. Now the “compact” tab experience in nu-Safari is entirely optional, and the more traditional separate row of tabs that were reintroduced in the third macOS […]

News

Snobby mum slams mother-in-law for dressing grandchild in supermarket clothes

A grandmother has been left hurt after her ‘stuck up’ daughter-in-law had a go at her for buying their child new supermarket clothes after he was sick on his existing outfit A grandmother has put out a desperate plea for support, after her snobby daughter-in-law lashed out at her for dressing her grandson in supermarket […]