Sport

Victor Oladipo drops 32 in Rockets debut, but Bulls get the win

It feels like we could see more games like this out of Houston this season. Victor Oladipo put up numbers in his Rockets debut — 32 points and nine assists — but it wasn’t enough as Houston still lost to Chicago 125-120. Oladipo — who came to Houston as part of the four-team James Harden […]

Lifestyle

New computational method detects disrupted pathways in cancer

Cancer is a notoriously complex disease, in part because it may be caused by mutations among hundreds or even thousands of genes. In addition, most cancers exhibit an extraordinary amount of variation among genetic mutations, even between patients with the same types of cancers. Consequently, cancer researchers have chosen to study interactions among groups of […]

Business

Private equity buys Aggreko in £2.3bn deal

Aggreko has become the latest British company to fall into private equity hands after it accepted a £2.3bn takeover bid. The FTSE250 power equipment provider has accepted an offer from I Squared Capital and TDR Capital worth 880p per share, 39 per cent above the closing price on February 4 when it was first tabled. […]

Technology

Tesla asked to recall 158,000 cars for failing displays

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has asked Tesla to recall some 158,000 Model S and Model X vehicles that could suffer from failing display consoles, according to a letter published by the agency on Wednesday. The failures of the so-called “media control units” in these vehicles can sever the owner’s access to their vehicle’s […]

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Hospital worker raffles up his 4-bed house for £2 a ticket to raise money for NHS

A generous hospital worker is giving away his four-bed home for only £2 in a raffle to raise money for patients and hospital staff. Nick Wyrill, 34, got the idea from another couple who sold tickets to win their house. The father of one will be giving the lucky winner the chance to win his […]

Sport

Three things to know: James Harden, Nets brings ‘Scary Hours’ to Bucks, East

1) James Harden, Nets brings “Scary Hours” to Bucks, EastWhat is the mood in Brooklyn? It should be after a dramatic win in a showdown atop the East on Monday, one hoop fans can only hope becomes a playoff series if this is what it’s going to look like. Brooklyn — still without one-third of […]

Lifestyle

Dairy product purchasing differs in households with and without children

American dairy consumers are often influenced by a variety of factors that can affect their buying habits. These factors include taste, preference, government information, cultural background, social media, and the news. In an article appearing in JDS Communications, researchers found that households that frequently bought food for children are interested in dairy as part of […]

Business

Billionaire: Biden inherits US economy ‘in the late stage of an epic bubble’

President Joe Biden will oversee an economy that is “in the late stage of an epic bubble,” billionaire real estate developer Jeff Greene told “The Claman Countdown” Wednesday. Greene argued that the economy’s growth had been “fueled by extreme overvaluations, explosive price increases, absolutely frenzied issuance with these SPACs and IPOs and hysterical price speculation. […]

Technology

A fistful of Samsung Galaxy S21 phones is perhaps the ultimate leak

You’ve seen the leaks, renders, and leaked renders. Now, only a day before the launch, you can see what the entire Galaxy S21 lineup looks like in a real person’s hand, thanks to Twitter user Mr.Techie (via Android Authority). The images also provide a good size comparison between the rumored regular, Plus, and Ultra variants […]

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Ovarian cancer pill dubbed ‘biggest breakthrough in 30 years’ offers hope to sufferers

An ovarian cancer pill has offered hope to thousands of women after it was given the green light. Drugs watchdog Nice gave the NHS the go-ahead to offer sufferers a daily pill that can keep tumours under control for years. An estimated 3,000 women a year in England with advanced ovarian cancer are likely to […]