Sport

Aaron Rodgers says something, sort of, about his situation

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has let his fingers do the talking. Rodgers, who has said nothing about his situation with the Packers, clicked the “like” button on the Monday tweet from receiver Davante Adams that created a stir: “Gotta appreciate what u got while ya got it!” It’s unclear whether Adams was saying that he […]

Lifestyle

Woman from Mali gives birth to 9 babies in Morocco

A Malian woman has given birth to nine babies at once—after expecting seven, according to Mali’s Minister of Health and the Moroccan clinic where the nonuplets were born. It appeared to be the first time on record that a woman had given birth to nine surviving babies at once. The five girls and four boys, […]

Business

Gucci, Facebook file joint lawsuit against alleged counterfeiter

Gucci and Facebook (FB.O) have filed a joint lawsuit in California against an individual who allegedly used the U.S. group’s social media platforms to sell fake Gucci products, the two companies said on Tuesday. The initiative, a first of its kind for both Gucci and Facebook, is the latest example of an Internet giant joining […]

Technology

Peacock signs up 9 million after adding WWE and The Office

Comcast said that The Office and WWE were to thank for its new-ish streaming service, Peacock, adding 9 million signups during the first three months of 2021. Peacock now has 42 million members total in the United States. That looks strong compared to HBO’s 44.2 million US customers, but it comes with a huge caveat: […]

News

Woman gives birth to 9 babies after having nonuplets as doctors missed 2 in scan

A woman has become a mum-of-nine by giving birth to nonuplets after doctors missed two of her babies in a scan. Halima Cisse, 25, from Mali, captured the attention of the West African nation when she delivered her nine babies via C-section on Tuesday. Doctors originally thought she would give birth to seven babies after […]

Sport

Bengals feel return of injured defenders like having extra draft picks

The Bengals Defense looked different after free agency thanks to the team signing five free agents while saying farewell to the likes of cornerback William Jackson III, defensive end Carl Lawson, and defensive tackle Geno Atkins. Cincinnati bolstered those free agent additions with four defensive additions in the draft. When defensive coordinator Lou Anarumo looks […]

Lifestyle

Topical corticosteroid use in pregnancy not tied to SGA, LBW

Topical corticosteroid use in pregnancy is not associated with increased risks for small for gestational age (SGA) or low birth weight, according to a study published online May 5 in JAMA Dermatology. Niklas Worm Andersson, M.D., from the Statens Serum Institut in Copenhagen, Denmark, and colleagues examined whether topical corticosteroid use in pregnancy is associated […]

Business

Bolsonaro’s interventionism could be mixed blessing for state insurance IPO

The first IPO by a Brazilian state-controlled company under President Jair Bolsonaro’s government has emerged as a test of whether his penchant for intervening in the running of state-run firms will dampen investor interest in the Brazilian market. The government has already slashed by a third the valuation of Caixa Seguridade, the insurance unit of […]

News

‘We planned our wedding in 36 hours after my husband was told he had cancer’

A couple managed to arrange their lockdown wedding in just over a day after the groom was diagnosed with a deadly brain tumour. Loved up pair Stuart and Esther Bathers booked the registry office, got marriage papers drawn up, invited guests and even ordered flowers and rings in time to tie the knot – 36 […]