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John Dorsey: Myles Garrett made accusation against Mason Rudolph postgame

Former Browns General Manager John Dorsey confirmed Myles Garrett‘s account of what happened immediately after the defensive end’s ejection Nov. 14 against the Steelers. Garrett said he told Dorsey, coaches and defensive tackle Larry Ogunjobi that Mason Rudolph‘s use of a racial slur is what set him off. The Steelers quarterback repeatedly has denied the […]

Children create palace for bugs to highlight the importance of insects

Bugs don’t get enough credit for the role they play in keeping the Earth’s ecosystem in check, but nine young children are on a mission to change that. The young environmentalists, known as the The Eco Emeralds, have created a special home for insects to help raise awareness of these underappreciated creatures – 41% of […]

DP World returns to full state ownership, takes on $8.1 billion debt

Dubai is to take full control of port operator DP World (DPW.DI) in a deal with a $13.9 billion valuation that will help the company at the center of the emirate’s 2009 debt crisis to repay some of its borrowings. DP World, which operates ports around the world from Hong Kong to Buenos Aires, will […]

Justin Bieber was accused of stealing a melody, but it’s actually a royalty-free sample you can buy online

Justin Bieber recently dropped his latest album, Changes, and it took less than 24 hours before the pop star was accused of stealing the melody used in one of its songs. Artist Asher Monroe pointed out that the soft and plucky hook in his 2019 song “Synergy” is the same as the one in Bieber’s […]

Huge rise in number of women falling victim to cyber-flashing on trains

The number of women being sent sexually explicit images by strangers on trains is going ‘largely unreported’ – despite a spike in incidents, new data has revealed. Reports of ‘cyber-flashing’ to British Transport Police (BTP) have almost doubled in a year, although campaigners say the number of women affected ‘will almost certainly be much higher’. […]

Orlando Magic to build new practice/health facility

Last week, before the NBA world headed off to Chicago for the 2020 NBA All-Star Weekend, the Orlando City Council voted to approve the sale of a plot of land to the Orlando Magic. That land, located between the Amway Center (home of the Magic) and Exploria Stadium (home of Major League Soccer’s Orlando City […]

Ramakrishna Paramahansa’s Birth Anniversary: Interesting Facts About the Indian Mystic

Born on 18 February, 1836, Gadadhar Chattopadhyay, who came to be known as Ramakrishna later in life, hailed from a poor Brahmin family from Kamarpukur village, in the Hooghly district of West Bengal. Most accounts say that the saint was given the title of ‘Paramahamsa’ (a Sanskrit religio-theological appellation honor bestowed to Hindu spiritual tutors […]

Oil near flat; virus impact offsets Libya supply disruptions

Oil prices were near flat on Tuesday, pressured by concerns over the impact on crude demand from the coronavirus outbreak in China, but prices drew support from a reduction in supply from Libya. Brent crude LCOc1 rose 8 cents to settle at $57.75 a barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude CLc1 futures were unchanged […]

Leaked images show TCL prototype phone with expandable, slide-out display

TCL is working on a new phone with a slide-out display, leaked images published by CNET suggest. Unlike devices that fold in half like the Motorola Razr or Samsung Galaxy Fold, the images show a phone that seems to work like an extendable dining table, with a second display that slides out from underneath the […]

Mississippi flooding: ‘Helpless feeling’ as up to 1,000 homes feared affected

Saturated by days of heavy rain, Mississippi’s Pearl River crested Monday and water levels are expected to fall later this week, the National Weather Service said, but flooding in the state and in Tennessee has affected hundreds of homes. “It’s just a helpless feeling,” said Patrick Crews, whose Mississippi neighborhood was flooded. “You can’t really […]