Sport

Stand and deliver: Fulham build on strong start to top-flight season

Craven Cottage’s Riverside Stand is some way off completion, the club’s official line being that it will be fully operational for the 2023-24 season, but it was for home fixtures such as Sunday’s against Manchester United that it was renovated. The structure’s towering exoskeleton has been a feature of the Thames in south-west London since […]

Lifestyle

Gradual increase in daily activity, psychological therapy can improve mental health for cancer patients and survivors

Cancer patients and survivors have better mental and physical health and quality of life if they take part in a physical activity program called “behavioral graded activity” in combination with psychological therapies, according to new research presented at the 13th European Breast Cancer Conference in Barcelona, Spain. Behavioral graded activity involves physiotherapists helping patients to […]

Business

Argentina to freeze prices of 1,500 consumer goods as inflation bites

Argentina’s government announced a deal on Friday with supermarkets and suppliers of mass consumer goods to freeze or tightly regulate prices of some 1,500 products, in an attempt to contain inflation that is estimated to reach 100% this year. The center-left Peronist government is battling a plunge in popularity and street protests as spiraling prices […]

Technology

PSA: Today is your last chance to play two of Warzone’s most iconic maps

As Call of Duty fans eagerly wait for Warzone 2.0’s servers to go live this evening, the original Warzone will see some major changes. Alongside Warzone 2.0’s launch, servers for the original Warzone will be temporarily taken offline until 28th November. Once Warzone re-launches, however, players will no longer be able to play on two […]

News

Woman GUILTY after dog mauls girl, 3, walking home from sweet shop

A woman faces a prison after indicating a guilty plea to being in charge of a dog that mauled a three-year-old girl who was on a trip out with her family to buy sweets. Lisa Garner, 45, appeared at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court in connection with the attack involving a doberman dog which left the victim […]

Sport

Miami Heat’s home arena will get new name following FTX collapse

The arena where the Miami Heat play will soon have a new name, after the team and Miami-Dade County decided Friday to terminate their relationship with FTX on the same day the cryptocurrency exchange filed for bankruptcy. The building had been called FTX Arena since June 2021, and a 19-year, $135m sponsorship agreement between FTX […]

Lifestyle

Personalized breast cancer screening could improve cancer survival and reduce overdiagnosis

Researchers have created a model for predicting individual breast cancer risk that could be used to create personalized breast screening strategies. The research, presented today (Wednesday) at the 13th European Breast Cancer Conference, could make breast screening programs more effective and ultimately improve survival rates. It could also mean fewer people experiencing false positives—when screening […]

Business

JPMorgan to expand in Greece with new office, payments team

U.S. bank JPMorgan (JPM.N) said on Friday it will open a new office in Athens to support the growth of its business in the country. The office will house a new Payments Innovation Lab for which the firm will hire around a 50-strong payments research and development team locally – including product and engineering specialists. […]

Technology

Microsoft celebrates 20 years of Xbox Live

Where has the time gone? Can you believe that Xbox Live first went, well, live 20 years ago? But, yes, it really has been that long. On 15th November 2002, Xbox Live (now known, at least officially, as the Xbox network) arrived in our lives, adding online capability to the original Xbox. The service’s popularity […]

News

Reservoir Dogs-inspired killer jailed for setting partner on fire who took 21 years to die

A Reservoir-Dogs-inspired killer has been jailed for life for murdering his partner who died 21 years after he set her on fire. Steven Craig, 58, inflicted horrendous injuries on Jacqueline Kirk when he doused her in petrol and set her alight in a car park in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, in April 1998. He returned to the […]