Sport

Chargers sign KJ Costello

A fourth quarterback has been added to the Chargers roster. The team announced the signing of KJ Costello on Sunday. Costello went undrafted this year after finishing his collegiate years at Mississippi State. Costello spent his first three college seasons at Stanford and threw for 6,151 yards, 49 touchdowns and 18 interceptions for the school. […]

Lifestyle

Study yields tiny targets for healing human memory

The discovery could offer a way to measure the effectiveness of memory-restoring therapies including medications and deep-brain stimulation. It also could be a step toward recovering lost memory among patients with a variety of brain conditions. The study was published online July 21 by the journal Epilepsia. More than 3 million people in the U.S. […]

Business

Southwest Airlines losses narrow as leisure travel bounces back

Southwest Airlines Co (LUV.N) on Thursday reported a smaller quarterly loss and said it would remain profitable for the rest of the year, as leisure bookings rebound thanks to aggressive vaccination drives. The U.S. budget carrier has been one of the biggest beneficiaries of the easing of coronavirus curbs as it mainly caters to the […]

Technology

Here’s what’s new in FIFA 22 gameplay on PS4, Xbox One and PC

EA Sports has made a song and dance about FIFA 22’s new gameplay features exclusive to PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X and S, but what’s new for the last-gen version of the game? FIFA 22 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC (yes, PC gets the last-gen version) will be the most-played version of […]

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Great Khali Explains Why It’s Important To Wear “Proper” Helmet

It should not be difficult to make people understand why wearing a helmet on a two-wheeler is a necessity. It is, however. For some strange reason, people find it liberating to violate laws that are made for their own safety. But law enforcers are determined too, to make people follow rules. In a new campaign […]

Sport

Austin is a possible destination, real or threatened, for Bills

Maybe they’re negotiating. But in any negotiation, the negotiators need to be willing to act in order to have any credibility. As to the negotiation between the Bills and Buffalo that has begun with the Bills wanting taxpayer funding to pay the full price of a new stadium, an impasse could lead the Bills threatening […]

Lifestyle

Innovative gel offers new hope to defeat Parkinson’s disease

Researchers from The Australian National University (ANU), in collaboration with The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, have developed a new type of hydrogel that could radically transform how we treat Parkinson’s disease. The gel also offers hope for patients who have suffered from other neurological conditions such as strokes. The new material is […]

Business

Tesla will ‘most likely’ restart accepting bitcoin as payments, says Musk

Electric-car maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) will most likely restart accepting bitcoin as payments once it conducts due diligence on the amount of renewable energy used to mine the currency, Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said at a conference on Wednesday. Bitcoin was up 8% at $32,160.16, while ether surged 11.6% to $1,993.36. Tesla’s shares were […]

Technology

FIFA 22 on next-gen plays nice on the pitch

I’ve been knocking a virtual football around a preview build of FIFA 22 on PlayStation 5 this week, and I have to say the gameplay has impressed me. EA Sports, as it often does, has come up with marketing buzzwords to slap on new gameplay features. This year, for FIFA 22 on PS5 and Xbox […]

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Olympics Badminton Gold Winner Viktor Axelsen Swaps Shirt With Opponent. Tradition Began In 2016

There’s no denying that sporting rivalries, at times, go a little out of hand. We have seen opponents battling it out, even physically, particularly on football fields. Sledging is pretty common in cricket. But for every unpalatable moment on the field, there are far better and far more emotional moments that leave you overwhelmed and […]