Sport

Newcastle in advanced talks over sale

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley is, once again, in advanced talks to sell the club. Ashley, who has owned Newcastle for 13 years, is reportedly in negotiations with PCP Partners about a sale. The consortium is headed by Amanda Staveley who tried to buy Newcastle in 2017 but the deal collapsed as Ashley demanded more […]

Lifestyle

Arti Singh Shares Tips On How To Stay Calm In The Face Of These Testing Times

Former Bigg Boss 13 contestant Arti Singh urges people to practice yoga during these times of COVID-19 stress. The quarantine has given a chance to people to do the things that they didn’t otherwise get time for, owing to their busy work schedules. Apart from doing daily household chores, cooking and catching up on films […]

Business

In hard-hit Florida, jobless workers struggle to get state aid

With cruise ships idled and airplanes almost empty, Florida travel adviser Nick Pena has been out of work for nearly a month, spending his days trying to secure jobless benefits from a state seemingly unable to provide them. “I can’t tell you the emotional toll, the anxiety of not being able to log in,” said […]

Technology

ESRB introduces a new label to indicate that a game has loot boxes

The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB), which is the organization that rates the content of video games, announced a new label today to indicate that a game will offer in-game purchases of loot boxes or similar types of items that provide a player with randomized rewards. “This new Interactive Element, In-Game Purchases (Includes Random Items), […]

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Nurses pray over patients and families from helipad on hospital’s roof

A group of nurses is hoping to bring some help from above to their patients down below. Angela Gleaves, a nurse at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, posted an uplifting photo on Facebook Monday of her and four of her fellow nurses praying from the hospital’s helipad atop the building amid the coronavirus […]

Sport

Decision on 2026 World Cup host cities delayed

Potential host cities for the 2026 World Cup in the U.S., Mexico and Canada will have to wait a little longer to find out if their bid has been successful. Given the current coronavirus pandemic, tours and site visits around the potential host cities across the three North American countries this spring have been delayed […]

Lifestyle

Mangoes Make Sayyeshaa Happy! Actress Shares Pics of Freshly Prepared Cheesecake

Tamil actor Sayesha Saigal is using the lockdown period to display her culinary skills. The actress, better know as Sayyeshaa often posts the end product of the delicious food items such as Biriyani, Choux pastry and baked penne. This time, polishing on her lost habit of baking, Sayyeshaa has gone to making a mango cheesecake. […]

Business

GM begins production of ventilators for U.S. government

General Motors Co said on Tuesday it had started producing ventilators in the volume needed to treat severely ill coronavirus patients and would deliver the first batch of the medical equipment to the U.S. government this month. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded nine contracts totaling nearly $2.6 billion to […]

Technology

Quibi had 1.7 million downloads in its first week, is working on TV casting support

After all of the hype and a barrage of TV advertising, Quibi tallied over 1.7 million downloads in its first week after launch. CEO Meg Whitman revealed the stat to CNBC’s David Faber this morning, also noting that the median age of Quibi viewers is (so far) somewhere in the low 30s. Quibi, which is […]

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Dance instructor, 89, still teaching during pandemic: ‘You have to get creative’

As a new normal begins to settle across the world amid the coronavirus pandemic, many in-person activities are converting to online spaces. For some, this can be challenging. But the difficulties of using technology are not stopping Anna Marie Leo from teaching her dance classes via Zoom. Born in 1930, Leo began dancing at the […]