Sport

Dodgers’ Trevor Bauer choked woman unconscious, according to restraining order

A woman alleges Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer strangled her unconscious and punched her, leaving her with injuries that needed to be treated in hospital. The woman made the allegations in a domestic violence restraining order against the player filed on Monday. Police are investigating the allegations, which are said to have occurred at […]

Lifestyle

Most US adults fall short of cancer-prevention dietary guidelines

The vast majority of American adults eat a dietary pattern that falls short of meeting national dietary guidelines for cancer prevention, a new study shows. When researchers analyzed the dietary intake of more than 30,000 American adults according to body mass index (BMI), the results also showed that people with BMIs in the obese range […]

Business

U.S. Treasury’s Yellen to attend G20 finance, climate meetings in Italy

Yellen will meet with G20 counterparts and attend the Venice International Conference on Climate with G20 counterparts on July 11. She will then travel to Brussels to meet with European Union counterparts and the Eurogroup “to discuss U.S. policy priorities and respective efforts to support the economic recovery,” the Treasury said. Yellen said on Wednesday […]

Technology

Young fan sent PS5 by Marcus Rashford for fundraising work

“We are not kind to be noticed.” England star Marcus Rashford has thanked a young fan for his fundraising work in a letter accompanied by a PlayStation 5 and copy of PES 2021. Nine-year-old Jacob Worthington, from St Helens, was originally inspired by the England and Manchester United forward to raise money for FareShare, a […]

News

Broken’ son told by council to move home of 38 years after mum he cared for died

A “broken man” who quit his job to care of his ailing mother has been told he now has to leave their home of 38 years as she’s no longer alive. Alan O’Mahoney, 48, first moved into the four-bed home in North Kensington in 1983, and had been sharing it with his mother, for whom […]

Sport

Socceroos drawn with Japan, Saudi Arabia in World Cup qualifiers

For the fourth straight World Cup qualifying campaign, the Socceroos have been pitted against Asian powerhouse Japan. Australia on Thursday were drawn in Group B for the third phase of qualifying along with the Samurai Blue, Vietnam, Oman, China and Saudi Arabia. It comes after Japan and Australia faced each other in the same stage […]

Lifestyle

A new tuberculosis treatment pathway

Scientists from the Hackensack Meridian Center for Discovery and Innovation, working with collaborators from across the globe, uncovered the mechanism of action of a novel anti-tuberculosis drug that they have helped develop. The new findings show how the enzyme inhibitor triaza-coumarin, or TA-C, is metabolized by the TB germs, which makes it effective in inhibiting […]

Business

Larger-than-life software mogul John McAfee dies in Spain by suicide, lawyer says

McAfee’s lawyer, Javier Villalba, said the anti-virus software pioneer died by hanging as his nine months in prison brought him to despair. During a court hearing last month, McAfee, 75, said that given his age, he would spend the rest of his life in jail if convicted in the United States. “I am hoping that […]

Technology

PlayStation State of Play coming Thursday

With a deep dive on Deathloop. Sony will hold its next PlayStation State of Play on Thursday, at 10pm UK time. This time around, Arkane’s Deathloop will be in the spotlight. The 30-minute show will also contain updates on indie and third-party games coming to PlayStation. Do not expect any updates on Horizon: Forbidden West, […]

News

New mum left homeless after candle in £2.99 B&M wax burner re-alights and explodes

A new mum has “lost everything” after a wax melt burner from B&M exploded and caused a massive fire that destroyed her flat – after her previous one had been burgled. Vikki Henvey, 33, was at a friend’s BBQ when she received a text from her neighbour saying her second floor flat was on fire. […]