Sport

Davante Adams says medical staff evaluated him, saw “right away” he didn’t have a concussion

When Packers receiver Davante Adams missed only one play after taking a hard hit on Sunday night, it appeared to be an example of a player not getting a thorough enough concussion evaluation. But Adams insists he was fine. Adams said after the game that the medical staff could see immediately that he didn’t have […]

Lifestyle

Children who eat more fruit and vegetables have better mental health

Children who eat a better diet, packed with fruit and vegetables, have better mental wellbeing—according to new research from the University of East Anglia. A new study published today is the first to investigate the association between fruit and vegetable intakes, breakfast and lunch choices, and mental wellbeing in UK school children. It shows how […]

Business

India antitrust body fines United Breweries, Carlsberg in price fixing case

India’s antitrust watchdog on Friday imposed a penalty of $102 million on Heineken-controlled beer giant United Breweries (UBBW.NS) and $16 million on the local unit of Denmark’s Carlsberg (CARLb.CO) in a case related to cartelisation of beer prices in the country. The order comes after a long-drawn investigation that in 2018 saw Competition Commission of […]

Technology

Netflix’s mobile gaming platform spreads to Spain, Italy

It has only been a few months since Netflix confirmed plans to include games as part of its subscription, and after an initial test in Poland, the streamer is opening its selection of Android titles to customers in Spain and Italy. While Netflix has had some promotional titles before, with tie-ins recently revealed for everything […]

News

Orange lobster at Arizona restaurant donated to aquarium

A lobster with an unusual bright orange coloration was spared the dinner plate at an Arizona restaurant and given a new home at an aquarium. Workers at Nobu Japanese restaurant at the Fashion Square Mall in Scottsdale said the lobster stood out from among its peers after a recent delivery. “One, in particular, more or […]

Sport

Sunday Night Football: Packers defeat 49ers with Mason Crosby’s game-winning, 51-yard field goal

The 49ers had just taken a one-point lead with 37 seconds left in the fourth quarter. The Packers had no timeouts. And still, that was enough time for Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay offense. The Packers moved to 2-1 on the season with Mason Crosby‘s 51-yard field goal that sailed through the uprights as […]

Lifestyle

Study shows screening device accurately detects amblyopia (lazy eye)

A handheld screening device that detects subtle misalignment of the eyes accurately identifies children with amblyopia (lazy eye), according to a study published in the Journal of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. “The findings suggest that pediatricians and other primary care providers could use the device to catch amblyopia at an early […]

Business

HSBC, StanChart may face secondary shockwaves from Evergrande crisis -analysts

HSBC and Standard Chartered could face spillover damage to their profits and balance sheets from the debt crisis enveloping China Evergrande Group (3333.HK) even though the two banks say they have limited their direct exposure, analysts have warned. Other banks and insurers could also suffer indirect effects such as loss of fees or a devaluation […]

Technology

‘Hey Disney’ is a custom voice assistant coming to Echo devices in 2022

Amazon and Disney announced a custom voice assistant called Hey Disney that’s going to be available on Echo devices installed at Walt Disney resort locations, piggybacking on the skills of Alexa. Unlike Amazon’s in-house assistant, Hey Disney is ultimately used for customer service inquiries, helping Disney World or Disneyland visitors find answers to park-specific questions. […]

News

Florida woman’s pair of identical Mega Millions tickets win $2 million each

A Florida woman who purchased two identical lottery tickets for the same Mega Millions drawing ended up winning a $2 million jackpot — twice. The Florida Lottery said Susan Fitton, 64, of Boca Raton, purchased two tickets that matched all five white balls, missing only the Mega Ball, in the Sept. 14 Mega Millions drawing. […]