Lifestyle

Solid Tips For Great New Shoes

As you shop for shoes, do you find your anxiety levels increase? Are you overwhelmed by the sheer volume of selections? Do you want some help? This article has all the answers you need. When buying new athletic shoes, do not make them do more than what they were intended to do. If you buy […]

Sport

Cowboys save more than $15 million in cap space with new Dak Prescott deal

The Cowboys painted themselves into a corner via their prior negotiations with quarterback Dak Prescott. The new contract he’ll sign has nevertheless given the Cowboys a path to short-term cap relief. Based on a $66 million signing bonus spread over five years (the deal has two phony voidable years for cap purposes) and a $9 […]

Lifestyle

Exposure to particulate matter before and after birth linked to heightened allergic rhinitis risk

Exposure to the air pollutant fine particulate matter (PM2.5) before and after birth is linked to a heightened risk of childhood allergic rhinitis, finds research published online in the journal Thorax. The period of vulnerability may be during late pregnancy (30 weeks) right through to the first year of life, the findings suggest. Allergic rhinitis […]

Business

After weathering February storm, junk bonds count on Fed protection

Junk bonds, the only fixed-income segment still offering positive returns this year, will continue their outperformance, according to investor bets the U.S. Federal Reserve will eventually put its foot down and calm bond markets. The sector, with credit scores below BBB-minus, is among the riskiest debt categories. But it weathered February’s market storm better than […]

Technology

A Game Boy Advance might be the best way to watch Tenet, actually

Tenet, the latest film by director Christopher Nolan, arrived on Blu-ray in December 2020, but now it has been released in another physical format: Game Boy Advance cartridges. Via Engadget, YouTuber Bob Wulff managed to fit the two-hour, 30-minute time-bending film with a nearly incomprehensible plot on five cartridges, compressed down to a 192 x […]

News

Daughter of Brit held in Iran after sentence ends pleads ‘let mummy come home’

The husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe today staged a protest outside the Iranian embassy in London demanding she is released immediately and allowed to return back to Britain. Richard Ratcliffe was accompanied by the couple’s six-year-old daughter Gabriella and other supporters. The small group of protesters held placards carrying the messages “Free Nazanin” and “still not […]

Sport

Ravens “confident and committed” to signing Lamar Jackson to long-term deal

The Cowboys finally got a long-term deal completed with their franchise quarterback. Dak Prescott agreed to a four-year, $160 million contract Monday. What does that mean for Lamar Jackson and the Ravens? Not much, according to Ravens General Manager Eric DeCosta. “If you go to the Bentley dealership . . . you know what the […]

Lifestyle

High blood pressure controlled in only 2 out of 5 UK cases despite treatment

High blood pressure is controlled in only 2 out of 5 UK patients with the condition, despite treatment, suggests a large population based study, published in the online journal Open Heart. People who are older (60+), of black ethnicity, and who are on relatively low incomes (£18,000/year) are less likely to have well controlled blood […]

Business

France’s Dassault eyes Plan B if European fighter talks fail

The chief executive of French planemaker Dassault Aviation raised the prospect of an alternative plan on Friday if talks between France, Germany and Spain on a joint fighter plane break down, but said he still believes in the project. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron first floated the venture in 2017 but […]

Technology

Gogo’s 5G network launch has stalled due to the chip shortage

Gogo will be delaying the rollout of its 5G network, pushing it back from 2021 to 2022. According to LightReading, the global chip shortage is to blame for the delay, though Gogo didn’t provide any direct details about how the shortage was setting it back. Gogo isn’t the only one feeling the sting of the […]