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Monday Night Football: Jared Goff throws 3 TDs as Rams earn 27-24 victory over Bucs

Jared Goff threw for 376 yards and three touchdowns and Matt Gay converted a 40-yard field goal with 2:36 remaining as the Los Angeles Rams took the lead in the NFC West standings with a 27-24 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday night. Jordan Fuller intercepted Tom Brady twice with the second coming […]

Lifestyle

Scientists identify brain cells that help drive bodily reaction to fear, anxiety

Strong emotions such as fear and anxiety tend to be accompanied and reinforced by measurable bodily changes including increased blood pressure, heart rate and respiration, and dilation of the eyes’ pupils. These so-called “physiological arousal responses” are often abnormally high or low in psychiatric illnesses such as anxiety disorders and depression. Now scientists at the […]

Business

Holt’s temporary Budgens store opens after June fire

A temporary shop has been officially opened after a town’s only supermarket was destroyed by fire. Budgens in Holt in Norfolk, was engulfed in flames on 20 June, with smoke visible from 10 miles away. The 5,000 sq ft temporary store, set up on the car park of destroyed shop, will be open seven days […]

Technology

Amazon fires dozens of Prime Air employees, looks to other manufacturers for its drones

Amazon has been developing its drone program for seven years now. While it recently appeared to be edging closer to completion, a new report suggests the project has just stumbled, with dozens of staff laid off and the company looking at external manufacturers to help build the devices.Citing a person familiar with the its plans, […]

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‘Too pure for this world’: Professor goes viral for offering students Thanksgiving dinner

A professor at University of Iowa is doing something a little different this Thanksgiving: She and three of her children will prepare and deliver home-cooked meals to students stuck at school because of the pandemic. Elizabeth Pearce, who goes by Liz, is a professor in the communications department and has been spending the year, like […]

Sport

White Sox to host Yankees in Field of Dreams game on Aug. 12

The Chicago White Sox will host the New York Yankees in the rescheduled Field of Dreams game at Dyersville, Iowa, on Aug. 12. MLB said Monday the plan is tentative, contingent on the status of public health next summer. The teams had been scheduled to play at the 8,000-capacity temporary ballpark next to the Field […]

Lifestyle

Better survival among women after lung cancer surgery

There are known differences in the survival rates of women and men with lung cancer. Researchers at Karolinska Institutet set out to investigate potential reasons behind this disparity, such as the presence of other underlying diseases and smoking status. The study, which was published in Chest, shows that women have better survival rates after lung […]

Business

NS&I apologises for delays amid savers’ exodus

National Savings and Investments (NS&I) has apologised to savers trying to get through on the phone on the day it slashed its rates. It said it had faced “extremely high call volumes” with many savers trying to withdraw their money. It announced wide-ranging rate cuts on its savings products in September, most of which took […]

Technology

Nvidia beats Wall Street estimates with record quarterly earnings

Nvidia this week turned in a record earnings report that beat analyst expectations but did little to rouse investors. A solid holiday forecast and the pending acquisition of chip designer Arm, however, could go a long way in changing investors’ tune.For the quarter ending October 25, 2020, Nvidia reported revenue of $4.73 billion, an increase […]

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DC restaurant that feeds homeless people was about to close until donations poured in

A restaurant in Washington, D.C. that made its name by offering free meals to homeless people almost went out of business during the pandemic, but an amazing community response is keeping its doors open. Kazi Mannan, who immigrated to the United States from Pakistan and opened Sakina Halal Grill in 2013, told TODAY Food that […]