Month: April 2020

Report: Damarious Randall to sign one-year deal with Raiders

After having a contract fall through with cornerback Eli Apple, the Las Vegas Raiders have found another option to bolster their secondary. According to Josina Anderson of, former Cleveland Browns safety Damarious Randall has agreed to terms with the Raiders on a one-year deal. Randall was one of the top free agents still left […]

Study overturns ‘snapshot’ model of cell cycle in use since 1974

Cells have a big decision: Should they replicate or sleep? Healthy cells can go either way. Cancer cells’ replication switches are stuck in the ‘on’ position. Now a study by University of Colorado Cancer Center researchers working at CU Boulder’s BioFrontiers Institute and published today in the journal Science overturns the conventional wisdom of how […]

As millions lose jobs, Fed policymakers say recession is here

The U.S. recession is here. How long it will last will depend on the course of a viral pandemic that could still kill hundreds of thousands of Americans, and has most of the country under lockdowns aimed at slowing the infection’s spread. But how quickly the world’s biggest economy will recover will depend on how […]

Tesla kept global sales and production up despite coronavirus-related shutdowns

Tesla was able to avoid a huge sink in first quarter sales despite coronavirus-related shutdowns in China and the US, according to new figures that were just released by the company. Other automakers reported big dips in sales earlier this week as the quarter came to a close, though losses are expected to be even […]

Gran, 39, denies coughing at security guard after being caught shoplifting

A shoplifting grandmother has pleaded not guilty to coughing at a security guard and claiming she had coronavirus. Leanne Stapleton, 39, appeared via videolink at Teesside Magistrates’ Court today to deny a charge of assault. But she did admit stealing from a B&M store in Middlesbrough last Friday during the Covid-19 lockdown. It was alleged […]

Kyler Fackrell looking for rebound season with Giants

Kyler Fackrell had 9.5 fewer sacks for the Green Bay Packers last season than he did for the team in 2018. Now with the New York Giants after signing a one-year deal with the team, Fackrell is hoping to show that last year was just an aberration. “I believe I am better than a one-sack […]

Starving pancreatic cancer of cysteine may kill tumor cells

A new study from Columbia University Irving Medical Center and the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center suggests a compound in development for a rare kidney stone disease may have potential against pancreatic cancer. The compound starves tumors of an amino acid, cysteine, which was found to be critical to the survival of pancreatic cancer cells. […]

Bed Bath sues 1-800-Flowers for trying to renege on deal over COVID-19

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc has asked a judge to hold 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc to a $252 million deal between the companies in what appears to one of the first examples of a corporate sale coming unraveled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The internet retailer of flowers and gift baskets agreed in February to buy the […]

How to view your notification history on Android

If you’ve used Android for quite some time, it’s likely you’ve mistakenly swiped away a notification or two for one reason or another. Maybe you’re swiping in a hurry, or you accidentally cleared everything in the notification drawer without meaning to, or maybe you just wonder where all your notifications go and if there’s a […]

Train driver ‘body-slammed teenager who assaulted ticket inspector’

Train driver body slams teen who allegedly assaulted ticket inspector A train driver has been filmed ‘body-slamming’ a teenager accused of assaulting a ticket inspector. Passengers travelling from Farnham to Ascot with South Western Railway said the inspector had asked the boy to leave the train because he didn’t have a ticket. The conversation between […]