Sport

Aaron Jones feels he hasn’t “scratched the surface” of his prime years

Aaron Jones agreed to a four-year deal to remain with the Packers ahead of the start of free agency this month and he talked about having unfinished business during a Friday press conference. Jones fumbled on a hit by Buccaneers safety Jordan Whitehead in the third quarter of the NFC Championship Game and didn’t return […]

Lifestyle

People eat more the night before exercise, study finds

A study into eating behavior and exercise has found that people increase the amount of food they eat the night before a planned exercise session. Researchers tested a group of recreationally active males, made up of Loughborough staff and students as well as members of the public, and found when they had an exercise session […]

Business

Baidu, Tencent in U.S. extend slide after SEC actions amid U.S.-China tension

U.S.-listed shares of China based Baidu Inc and Tencent Music Entertainment group plunged this week, dropping as much as 33.5% and 48.5%, respectively, from Tuesday’s closing levels. They initially fell in tandem with a broad sell-off of tech and tech-related shares on Wednesday, when the Nasdaq shed more than 2%. They extended losses on Thursday […]

Technology

Spotify is launching its own Clubhouse competitor

Spotify has invested heavily in prerecorded podcast content, and now, the company is looking to host live audio conversations. The platform announced today that it’s acquiring Betty Labs, the company behind the live sports audio app Locker Room. Spotify didn’t disclose how much it spent on the purchase. As a result of the acquisition, Locker […]

News

Russell Crowe’s dad dies on Qantas flight as passengers and crew ‘tried to save his life’

Qantas crew desperately battled to save the life of Russell Crowe’s father before his death onboard a flight to Coffs Harbour on Tuesday, fellow passengers said. John Alexander Crowe died on a regional Qantas flight from Sydney at the age of 85 despite airline crew desperately trying to keep him alive. Another passenger on the […]

Sport

Bills hosting Tyler Ervin

The Bills are hosting return specialist Tyler Ervin on a free agent visit, Field Yates of ESPN reports. The team lost returner Andre Roberts to the Texans in free agency. Ervin, 27, joined the Packers on Dec. 2, 2019, off waivers from the Jaguars. He re-signed with Green Bay in the 2020 offseason. In 12 […]

Lifestyle

Exposure to harmful chemicals in plastic may contribute to postpartum depression

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals may influence hormonal shifts during pregnancy as well as contribute to postpartum depression, according to a small study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Postpartum depression is a serious and common psychiatric disorder that affects up to 1 in 5 childbearing women. The cause of postpartum depression is […]

Business

GameStop up 13% more as ‘Reddit army’ bets on sales turnaround

“Meme” stock-in-chief GameStop jumped another 13% in value on Friday, building on a surge since results earlier this week that showed online sales improving and a much-hyped management reshuffle gathering pace. The video-game retailer, whose shares rose as high as $483 in a battle with short-sellers in January, has now risen more than five times […]

Technology

Entercom rebrands to Audacy, plans to launch exclusive podcasts on its own app

Entercom, a company mostly associated with its hundreds of US radio stations, is losing its old name in an effort to signify its broader interest and investments in audio — specifically, podcasts. Today, Entercom becomes Audacy. The company, which owns podcast networks Cadence13 and Pineapple Street Studios, as well as ad network Podcorn, is looking […]

News

Perth mum whose baby was allegedly murdered by her boyfriend reveals her daughter’s final hours

A distraught mother has delivered a heartbreaking farewell to her beloved three-month-old daughter – as her own boyfriend faced a murder charge over the infant’s death. Sarah Nash’s daughter Elyssia was found with what police described as ‘catastrophic brain injuries’ at her family home in Girrawheen, Perth, on March 12. Two days later the baby […]