Sport

Wimbledon ovations, England v Ukraine memories and disc golf

1) England will face Ukraine in the Euro 2020 quarter-finals, which will be just their eighth meeting ever. There was a forgettable 1-1 draw in 2012 at Wembley, although it did include an incredible miss from Tom Cleverley. Wayne Rooney won a Euro 2012 clash by heading one in from all of two inches. The […]

Lifestyle

Medical campus called a ‘case study’ for commercializing medical breakthroughs

A new study highlights the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus as an example of how an academic medical center can turn groundbreaking research into commercial products that improve patient care and public health. The paper, published recently in the Journal of Clinical and Translational Science, focuses on the unique ecosystem at CU Anschutz responsible […]

Business

France’s Natixis fined 7.5 mln euros in sub-prime exposure case

A French criminal court on Thursday fined investment bank Natixis 7.5 million euros ($8.95 million) after finding it guilty of misleading investors in 2007 on its financial strength related to its sub-prime exposure. Eric Dezeuze, a lawyer for the bank, said Natixis was lodging an appeal against the ruling as the bank denied any wrongdoing. […]

Technology

King of Fighters 15 now also coming to Xbox Series X and S

But not Xbox One or Nintendo Switch. King of Fighters 15 is now also coming to Xbox Series X and S. In a tweet, SNK confirmed the launch platforms for the upcoming fighting game, which was recently delayed to Q1 2022 due to production issues associated with rising cases of COVID-19 in Japan. King of […]

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Flying cars could become reality by end of decade, top industry boss claims

Flying cars could become a reality by the end of the decade, a top industry boss has claimed. Michael Cole, who runs car maker Hyundai’s European arm, said: “It is something we are making some very significant investment in and we think it is very much part of the future.” Mike Hawes, head of industry […]

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Declan Rice rejects West Ham contract offers amid Champions League interest

Declan Rice has turned down two contract offers from West Ham and wants to be informed of any bids amid interest from Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City. The midfielder is West Ham’s most valuable player and the club are keen to fend off suitors by handing him a lucrative long-term deal. However Rice would […]

Lifestyle

Researchers identify muscle proteins whose quantity is reduced in type 2 diabetes

Globally, more than 400 million people have diabetes, most of them suffering from type 2 diabetes. Before the onset of actual type 2 diabetes, people are often diagnosed with abnormalities in glucose metabolism that are milder than those associated with diabetes. The term used to indicate such cases is prediabetes. Roughly 5-10% of people with […]

Business

Citigroup names new sales head for Treasury and Trade Solutions unit

Citigroup Inc (C.N) has named Steve Elms as the new sales head for the bank’s Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) unit effective immediately, according to an internal memo shared by a company spokesperson. Elms, who will oversee the management of the global sales teams, has been involved with the bank’s TTS division for over 10 […]

Technology

Tunic still lacks a release date, but already has speedrunners interested

Tunic, the tiny fox adventure which recently gained a great demo on Steam and Xbox, still lacks a release date. Alas, despite having a long chat about game secrets with Tunic’s creator Andrew “Dicey” Shouldice, I could not uncover the date we will all explore Tunic’s world further. But there are promising signs Tunic – […]

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Dad who was told inoperable cancer has spread desperate for last Disney trip with family

A dad who has been given the devastating news that his cancer has spread to his brain says he would love to take his family on a Disney cruise. John Holmes, who has an inoperable oesophageal tumour, worked as a floor layer before he was diagnosed with cancer in November last year and he now […]