Sport

Spain up and running after favourites recover from first-minute Finland goal

The Finland coach, Anna Signeul, had warned that Spain have a lot of Alexia Putellases in their team, which might have been pushing it, but they can certainly play. Cruelly denied the chance to grace this stage by a torn cruciate ligament suffered 48 hours before it all began, the world’s best footballer sat in […]

Lifestyle

Hunger really can make us feel ‘hangry’, study finds

New scientific research has discovered that feeling hungry really can make us “hangry,” with emotions such as anger and irritability strongly linked with hunger. Published in the journal PLOS ONE, the study is the first to investigate how hunger affects people’s emotions on a day-to-day level. Hangry, a portmanteau of hungry and angry, is widely […]

Business

U.S. appeals court revives Roundup weedkiller cancer lawsuit

A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived a lawsuit by a Georgia man claiming Bayer AG’s (BAYGn.DE) Roundup weedkiller caused his cancer, the latest in a string of legal defeats for the company as it seeks to avoid potentially billions of dollars in damages. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Montgomery, Alabama, rejected […]

Technology

Musk Effort to Kill Deal Leaves Twitter With Only Bad Options

Elon Musk’s effort to dump his agreement to buy Twitter Inc. leaves the social media service worse off, no matter the outcome. If the Tesla Inc. chief executive officer succeeds in ending the deal, Twitter stock will likely free-fall, and a staff already dejected by Musk’s months-long public criticism of the site will suffer another […]

News

Couple pack in jobs to make £15,000 a month on Only Fans to support seriously ill father

A couple have given up their jobs to focus on their OnlyFans careers, using the thousands of pounds they make to buy the man’s seriously ill father his own home. Tee and Miks early around £15,000 on the steamy content sharing platform every month, BristolLive reports. Miks, who was born in Poland but has lived […]

Sport

Cameron Norrie exits Wimbledon to ovation after semi-final defeat

Cameron Norrie’s hopes of becoming the first British man to reach the Wimbledon final in six years were dashed on Friday as he was defeated by the 20-time grand slam champion Novak Djokovic. But a roaring audience gave the British No 1 a standing ovation as he left Centre Court while Djokovic was booed as […]

Business

U.S. auto agency will not allow EV owners to pick alert sounds

U.S. auto safety regulators on Tuesday scrapped a 2019 proposal that would have allowed automakers to offer a variety of sound choices for electric vehicles and other “quiet cars.” Electric vehicles are often harder to hear at lower speeds than gasoline-powered engines. Under rules mandated by Congress and finalized by NHTSA, automakers must add sounds […]

News

Prom outfit hire service helps UK teens who can’t afford dress or tux for big night

A bog-hearted entrepreneur has created an award-winning social enterprise that lends prom outfits to young people whose family can’t afford a dream dress or new tuxedo. Ally Elouise, from Llandudno, had the idea for Prom Ally while studying law at Liverpool John Moores University. Having watched a documentary about poverty in Britain, which included families […]

Lifestyle

Safety first: How stigma may impact health

Where do you feel safe? And with whom? Where are the spaces in your life where you can truly relax, let your guard down, and not feel like a threat might be lurking? Over the course of human history, such safety is relatively rare. And for people in marginalized communities, it can be very hard […]