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Hall of Fame quarterback and broadcaster Len Dawson dies at age of 87

Hall of Fame quarterback Len Dawson, whose unmistakable swagger in helping the Kansas City Chiefs to their first Super Bowl title earned him the nickname “Lenny the Cool”, died on Wednesday. He was 87. Dawson’s family announced his death in a statement through KMBC, the Kansas City-based television station where he starred in his second […]

Lifestyle

Tea drinkers enjoy possible health benefits, study suggests

A cup of tea just got a bit more relaxing. Tea can be part of a healthy diet and people who drink tea may even be a little more likely to live longer than those who don’t, according to a large study. Tea contains helpful substances known to reduce inflammation. Past studies in China and […]

Business

Inflation the only game in town

A look at the day ahead in European and global markets from Anshuman Daga With just a week to go before the European Central Bank (ECB) meets, inflation data takes centre stage for investors. But will that really change market consensus that big rate hikes are coming? Unlikely. A spate of inflation data from Germany […]

Technology

Nintendo says Splatoon 3’s Shiver isn’t nonbinary

Following the mid-August Nintendo Direct that showed off what to expect with Splatoon 3, fans of the game speculated that Shiver, one of the faces in the new game, might identify as nonbinary. So we asked Nate Bihldorff, Nintendo’s SVP of development and publishing, who confirmed to The Verge that Shiver identifies as female. And […]

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Tesco worker shares Meal Deal hack that will save money and cause less checkout stress

Sometimes, the only thing that will satisfy you at lunchtime is a tasty Meal Deal. With so much choice and so many different combinations to be had, it’s no wonder they’re basically part of a Brit’s staple diet. But what if there was a hack to get them even cheaper? Well, one TikToker and Tesco […]

Sport

Newcastle poised to spend record £59m on Real Sociedad’s Alexander Isak

Newcastle United are poised to break their transfer record with the £59m acquisition of the Sweden striker Alexander Isak from Real Sociedad. A deal which could rise to £63m would eclipse the £40m paid for Joelinton in 2019 and is believed to be close. Providing all proceeds to plan the 22-year-old long coveted by Eddie […]

Lifestyle

New preclinical model could accelerate research on thymic cancer

A new preclinical model for thymic cancer developed by Weill Cornell Medicine investigators has revealed insights into how a common mutation found in thymic epithelial tumors sparks their formation. The model may help speed the development of targeted therapies for cancer of the thymus, a gland that makes immune cells that help protect the body […]

Business

Morgan Stanley orders internal lawyer to supervise block trading desk

Morgan Stanley (MS.N) has appointed an internal lawyer to shadow a unit of the bank subject to a federal probe into block trading, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday, citing people briefed on the arrangement. The bank has ordered the lawyer to sit on its U.S. equity syndicate desk to supervise bankers and answer their […]

Technology

Fitbit’s Sense 2 amps up stress tracking

After several leaks and a not-so-subtle teaser yesterday, Fitbit officially announced what we all knew was coming: the Sense 2, the Versa 4, and the Inspire 3. And while Fitbit is introducing new software alongside the new hardware, this update is more about incremental improvements and refining what you already know rather than launching anything […]

News

Dog trainer shares one key trick to save your pup’s life in an emergency

Recall is one of the most important and essential behaviours that you can teach your dog, but it’s often dismissed. Qualified canine trainer Jack Fenton is reminding pet owners to prioritise training their dogs to come back to them – as it could save their life. Jack told the Mirror : “For your dog to […]