Sport

Daniil Medvedev wins ATP Finals title after comeback floors Dominic Thiem

Daniil Medvedev is the king of tennis until someone proves otherwise, because his 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-4 win over the world No 3 and US Open champion Dominic Thiem to lift the ATP Tour Finals trophy left the game’s best players, young and old, in a heap at his feet. The 24-year-old Russian did what […]

Lifestyle

Buddies and stepped-up rewards add exercise incentive, study finds

It can take just pennies a day to motivate people to exercise more, and they will step up their efforts even more when teamed with a buddy to collect joint rewards, a Western University study shows. A combination of social connectedness and redeemable points not only gets people moving more but can lead to long-term […]

Business

Hauliers fear ‘mayhem’ at Holyhead port

Hauliers have claimed there will be “mayhem” at Holyhead port when the Brexit transition period ends. Holyhead is the second biggest “roll-on roll-off” port in the UK after Dover, carrying 1,200 lorries and trailers a day across the Irish Sea. The Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA) said the first six months of 2021 would be […]

Technology

So-called iPhone 12 ‘screen defect’ might actually be an iOS bug

The iPhone 12 line has been out for a few weeks now, which means it’s time for the bugs to start popping up. Among the first complaints is something that is being referred to as a “screen defect.” However, it may be a fixable software glitch, so don’t ask for a refund just yet.Some iPhone […]

News

Starbucks barista says she was fired for refusing to wear Pride shirt

A New Jersey woman has filed suit against Starbucks, claiming she was wrongfully terminated for refusing to wear an official company Pride T-shirt that she says violated her religious beliefs. When Betsy Fresse began working as a barista at a Starbucks in Hoboken in 2018, she alleged in court filings, her managers knew of her […]