Sport

Novak Djokovic crowned Wimbledon champion after beating Nick Kyrgios

As Novak Djokovic returned to the lawns of Wimbledon to begin a new campaign two weeks ago, he navigated the grounds with an extra bit of pressure on his shoulders. He was deported before the first grand slam tournament of the year, then he was outplayed in the second. It is still not certain where […]

Lifestyle

Researchers call for closing gap in collecting racial and ethnic data in studies of rare genetic condition

In a review of published research papers, investigators from the Johns Hopkins Medicine Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT) Center have identified a substantial lack of racial and ethnic data that may be negatively impacting the treatment and diagnosis of this rare disorder in diverse patients. The study, a systematic review of 79 U.S.-based studies, was published […]

Business

SAS and pilot unions unable to reach deal, talks to resume Thursday

Scandinavian airline SAS (SAS.ST) and unions representing striking pilots were unable reach a collective bargaining agreement on Wednesday, with negotiations to resume on Thursday as a crippling strike will enter its 11th day. The 75-year old carrier was struggling even before the pandemic hit in 2020 due to high costs and growing competition from low-cost […]

Technology

YouTube’s picture-in-picture mode is rolling out to more iPhone and iPad users

Google has announced that YouTube’s picture-in-picture mode for iOS and iPadOS, which lets you watch videos in a floating window while using other apps, is rolling out to more people. According to a community post on Monday, people running iOS 15 should start seeing the feature soon, though there is some fragmentation in its availability. […]

News

Lone car narrowly outraces landslide on an isolated highway

One unlucky driver in suddenly ended up in the middle of a real-life James Bond movie when a mountainside in China’s southwestern Sichuan province gave way, causing rocks and debris to spill onto the roadway, leaving the imperiled car no choice but to outrun the carnage. The landslide, which occurred on July 5, sent plumes […]

Sport

Charles Leclerc sees off Max Verstappen to win Austrian F1 GP for Ferrari

Charles Leclerc celebrated victory at the Austrian Grand Prix with as much a sense of relief as joy after a race that was gripping until its final moments. The pleasure will doubtless be felt, not least in the remarkable form Leclerc showed in seeing off the challenge of his title rival, Red Bull’s Max Verstappen. […]

Lifestyle

Identification of a therapeutic target for the treatment of lymphoma

New light is being shed on the mechanisms underlying the malignant transformation of lymphomas, paving the way for a promising therapeutic target, thanks to research conducted by a team led by Université de Montréal professor Tarik Möröy. Director of the hematopoiesis and cancer research unit at the Montreal Clinical Research Institute (IRCM), affiliated with UdeM, […]

Business

SAS and pilots unable to end strike, talks to resume on Thursday

Scandinavian airline SAS (SAS.ST) and pilot unions could not find a solution to end the 10-day strike on Wednesday with negotiations to resume on Thursday, Norwegian daily Verdens Gang reported. Long-struggling SAS has said the strike at the height of its peak season is costing $10 million to $13 million a day while at the […]

Technology

Twitter’s new lawyers tell Elon Musk the $44 billion deal is still on

Twitter’s high-powered lawyers from Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz are preparing for a court battle. After Elon Musk finally filed paperwork attempting to exit a $44 billion deal to acquire Twitter last week, they filed a letter today saying Musk’s termination attempt is invalid because “Mr. Musk and the other Musk Parties have knowingly, intentionally, […]

News

Mindfulness Meditation Reduces Pain by Separating it From the Self

For centuries, people have been using mindfulness meditation to try to relieve their pain, but neuroscientists recently showed it does actually work—by interrupting communications from the pain to the brain. Researchers measuring the effects of mindfulness on pain perception and brain activity showed that meditation interrupted the communication between brain areas involved in pain sensation […]