Sport

Matthew Stafford “grateful to step in the huddle” with Rams teammates

When the Rams and Lions agreed to a trade sending quarterback Matthew Stafford to Los Angeles, one common reaction was interest in seeing what Stafford would do with the strong supporting cast that would greet him in Los Angeles. The results have been strong so far. The Rams are 3-0 after Stafford threw for 343 […]

Lifestyle

Seemingly healthy levels of liver fat can trigger type 2 diabetes, UK study suggests

New research presented at the Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), held online this year, found that the amount of fat stored in the liver is higher in people with type 2 diabetes (T2D), whatever their BMI. It also suggested that levels of liver fat currently considered to be […]

Business

Deutsche Bank hires Citi dealmaker to beef up U.S. healthcare investment banking – memo

Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) has hired Jorge Barreiro from Citigroup Inc (C.N) as the managing director for its U.S. healthcare investment banking team. As part of his new role, Barreiro will focus on the bank’s coverage of digital and healthcare-focused technology companies, according to the memo sent by Nick Richitt, the global co-head of Healthcare […]

Technology

Amazon announces new wearable and services to try to make you fitter

Amazon has announced a new fitness band and a plethora of health services to go along with it. The new $79.99 Halo View includes a color AMOLED display (similar to Fitbit’s Charge 5) and a year of Amazon’s Halo membership, which is required to access the tracker’s more advanced analytics. Amazon’s also launching a Halo […]

News

Sculpture of Humpty Dumpty on a toilet stolen in Wisconsin

Police in Wisconsin are attempting to locate a $1,400 bronze sculpture of nursery rhyme character Humpty Dumpty sitting on a toilet. The Madison Police Department said the sculpture, named Dumpty Humpty, was stolen from an Art Fair on the Square vendor’s booth. The vendor said she had seen two men lingering around her booth while […]

Sport

Jimmy Garoppolo: You leave Aaron Rodgers any time, you never know what can happen

There were 37 seconds left on the clock Sunday night after Kyle Juszczyk‘s touchdown put the 49ers up 28-27 and that proved to be enough time for Aaron Rodgers to pull out a victory for the Packers. Rodgers hit two passes to Davante Adams for 52 yards to set up Mason Crosby‘s game-winning 51-yard field […]

Lifestyle

People of normal weight with type 2 diabetes can achieve remission by losing weight

New research presented at the Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), held online this year, found that contrary to the perceived wisdom, people of normal weight with type 2 diabetes (T2D) can reverse the condition through substantial weight loss. Eight of the 12 participants achieved remission after losing 10-15% […]

Business

Generali’s appointments committee backs keeping Donnet as CEO

Generali’s (GASI.MI) appointments committee recommended that the board finalise a slate of nominees for its renewal keeping Philippe Donnet as CEO for another term, three sources close to the situation said. Generali’s board meets on Monday to discuss whether to submit its own slate of nominees, including Donnet, ahead of a general meeting next spring […]

Technology

Amazon’s Alexa Together wants to help you care for family remotely

Amazon is announcing a new subscription service called Alexa Together today during its invite-only fall hardware event. The company’s new $19.99 per month service offers the same features as the free Alexa Care Hub with new additions. Amazon plans to eventually replace its existing tools for caring for family members remotely with Alexa Together in […]

News

Giant tooth sculpture made from toothbrushes earns world record

Pharmaceutical firm Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories received a Guinness World Record after using about 80,000 toothbrushes to create a sculpture of a giant tooth. The company created the 40-foot sculpture, dubbed Fastminar, at Terna Dental College in Navi Mumbai, India. Guinness World Records confirmed the finished work was the world’s largest toothbrush sculpture of a body […]