Sport

Wallaroos edge Wales to book place in Rugby World Cup quarter-finals

The Wallaroos have booked themselves a World Cup quarter-final berth after stampeding through Wales 13-7 in Whangarei to secure their second-successive win of the tournament and lock themselves into the tournament’s final eight. Iliseva Batibasaga’s first-half try, eight points from Lori Cramer’s boot and a dominant display at the breakdown were the cornerstones of the […]

Lifestyle

Social vulnerabilities linked to cardiometabolic risk during pregnancy

Social vulnerabilities, such as living in poverty, living in a single parent household, not having a car or being described as a minority, were linked to increased cardiometabolic risk during pregnancy, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2022. The meeting, held in person in Chicago and virtually, […]

Business

Volkswagen to work with Mobileye on automated driving after Argo exit

Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) plans to expand its cooperation with Intel’s Mobileye (MBLY.O) to include its automated driving program after Wednesday’s decision to no longer invest in self-driving startup Argo AI, two sources familiar with the plan said. Mobileye, which develops autonomous driving technologies, already cooperates with VW’s software unit Cariad. “If you have obtained good results […]

Technology

AMD Radeon RX 7000 flagship graphics card will reportedly come with 24 GB of VRAM

AMD will unveil its new Radeon RX 7000 series graphics cards based on the new RDNA 3 architecture next week. The company claims that the new GPUs will offer over 50 percent higher performance per watt compared to its current lineup thanks to a 5nm process node and chiplet design. According to the latest rumors, […]

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Armed police kill ‘aggressive’ dog after it escapes from property and attacks two women

Armed police put down an “aggressive” dog yesterday after it escaped from a property and attacked two women. Officers swarmed Shakespeare Road in Oldham, Greater Manchester on Saturday after reports of a dog attack. Police say the animal escaped from a home before attacking two women at around 10am. Both victims were rushed to hospital […]

Sport

Pep Guardiola apologises for Manchester City fans’ chants at Anfield

Pep Guardiola has apologised for chants about the Hillsborough and Heysel disasters from Manchester City supporters during their loss to Liverpool last Sunday but says he did not hear them. The match at Anfield was marred by the songs from the away end and City fans scrawling graffiti inside the stadium in relation to the […]

Lifestyle

Perceived discrimination increased the risk of worse health outcomes after a heart attack

A study of more than 2,600 young heart attack survivors younger than age 55 found that those who reported more perceived discrimination in their day-to-day lives had a higher risk of worse outcomes in the year after a heart attack, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2022. […]

Business

Meta averse, ECB decides and CS slides

A look at the day ahead in U.S. and global markets from Mike Dolan. Meta added a deep pothole to an already bumpy U.S. earnings season – another obstacle to a market pumped-up by bets of some central bank relief on the horizon as G7 economies slow. The Facebook parent’s shares (META.O) plunged almost 20% […]

Technology

Apple resists tech industry slide thanks to strong Mac sales

Apple’s fiscal fourth-quarter earnings results have shown Cupertino is doing better than most tech giants during the current global economic slowdown. The company has beaten analysts’ expectations for overall revenue and profit, though it missed predictions in some key areas, including iPhone revenue. Apple owes a lot of thanks to its Mac line, which saw […]

News

Three household ingredients could be the key to getting rid of weeds ‘permanently’

Gardening can be very satisfying when you watch the hard work and energy bloom into a picturesque scenery that you own. The hard work can be undone when weeds appear and spoil the landscape, but experts believe they have some natural ways to get rid of the unwanted guests. Weeds can sap important nutrients from […]