Sport

Australia rip through Scotland in 84-0 Rugby League World Cup thrashing

One of Coventry’s best-known historical figures is Lady Godiva who, as legend tells it, famously rode through the English city naked on horseback in protest at high taxes in the 11th century. On Friday night it was the Kangaroos who stormed through the town, fully dressed of course, and caught the eye as they slaughtered […]

Lifestyle

ICU evaluations prior to cardiac arrest increased odds of survival among Black adults

Although racial disparities in survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest among Black and white people are known, both groups had similar chances of receiving an intensive care unit (ICU) evaluation before a cardiac arrest. Receiving an ICU evaluation prior to cardiac arrest improved survival rates by 15% among Black people, according to preliminary research to be […]

Business

Schneider CFO says Aveva deal ‘not an absolute must’

French industrial group Schneider Electric (SCHN.PA) said on Thursday it was still pursuing the full takeover of Aveva (AVV.L), but added the deal must make sense from both a financial and strategic perspective. “This is not an absolute must-do deal for us,” Chief Financial Officer Hilary Maxson said in an earnings call, adding the group […]

Technology

Third-party developer resurrects Paragon with help and permission from Epic Games

The success of Fortnite and Overwatch left a few similar games in their wake, which were subsequently pulled offline a few years ago after failing to gain traction. One of those projects is getting a second chance in a roundabout way with the help of Fortnite developer Epic Games. Users surfing through Steam or the […]

News

‘Frankenstein’ double murderer linked to 20 other killings could be freed by Christmas

A convicted double murderer linked by police to 20 other killings could be freed by Christmas. Allan Grimson – dubbed the Frankenstein Killer – has been given a parole date after serving 21 years for the murders of two young men. Evil Grimson was called a “serial killer in nature if not in number” by […]