Sport

Chris Olave wins Offensive Rookie of the Month

Saints wide receiver Chris Olave is getting recognition for a remarkable start to his NFL career. Olave has been named the NFL’s Offensive Rookie of the Month for September. The 11th overall pick in this year’s draft, Olave has 17 catches for 268 yards in his first three NFL games. Despite the return of Michael […]

Lifestyle

Patterns of underlying health issues linked to poorer outcomes after fractures in older adults

Having specific combinations of underlying health issues is a significant risk for poorer health outcomes in older adults who’ve had a fracture, a new study from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research shows. The study was conducted on more than 300,000 Danish people aged 50 or older who had sustained a fracture. In patients with […]

Business

Biggest polluting firms failing to disclose climate risks

Almost all of the companies most responsible for corporate greenhouse gas emissions are failing to disclose how climate-related risks might impact them financially, according to a report released by Carbon Tracker on Thursday. The lack of disclosures leaves investors in the dark, and means markets are unable to function efficiently and allocate capital appropriately – […]

Technology

Here’s the first trailer for Nintendo’s animated Mario movie

After years of behind-the-scenes chatter, Nintendo has shared the first trailer for its Chris-Pratt-starring animated Super Mario movie. Announced back in 2018, The Super Mario Bros. Movie is a collaboration between Nintendo and Universal Pictures’ Illumination animation division. It sees Pratt heading an all-star cast that includes Jack Black as Bowser and Anya Taylor-Joy as […]

News

Coyote removed from bathroom stall at California middle school

An animal services officer in California responded to a middle school to remove an unusual intruder — a coyote in a bathroom stall. Riverside County Animal Services posted a video to YouTube showing what happened when Officer Will Luna responded to Mission Middle School in Riverside on a report of a coyote in the bathroom. […]

Sport

Jalen Hurts named NFC offensive player of the month

The Eagles are one of two 3-0 teams remaining and quarterback Jalen Hurts is a big reason why. Now the quarterback has been named NFC offensive player of the month for his performances in the first three weeks of the season. Hurts has accounted for seven total touchdowns — four passing and three rushing. He’s […]

Lifestyle

New star rating system helps people make informed decisions about diet and healthy habits

A new set of meta-analyses clarifies the often complex and contradictory health guidance linking certain diets, behaviors, and conditions to illness. The analyses, conducted by researchers from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington’s School of Medicine, were published today in Nature Medicine. IHME analyzed the strength of the […]

Business

Tyson Foods moves corporate jobs to Arkansas in latest blow to Chicago

Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) is joining other corporate heavyweights in moving jobs out of Illinois. The biggest U.S. meat company by sales said on Wednesday it will relocate all corporate employees from offices in Chicago and suburban Downers Grove, along with those in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota, to its headquarters in Springdale, Arkansas. It is […]

Technology

Steam Deck can now be purchased without a reservation

After a year of lengthy, but steadily diminishing, queues to purchase a Steam Deck, Valve has announced its impressive handheld gaming PC is now available without a reservation. Since last July, Valve has been using a reservation system for Steam Deck orders that first required purchasers to pay a small, deductible sum to join the […]

News

A ‘Plant Dating’ Pop-up has Appeared in London to Help Brits Find Their Perfect ‘Plant-ner’

A ‘plant dating’ pop-up has appeared in London to help Brits find their perfect ‘plantner’. The ‘Lonely Plants Club’ match-making service has been set up to marry the public with the perfect houseplants to suit their lifestyles and personalities. It gives them the opportunity to get to know a new houseplant love interest before getting […]