Sport

Tyson Fury turns focus to Usyk after dominating Derek Chisora to retain title

Tyson Fury pummelled Derek Chisora in bleakly predictable fashion when he stopped the brave but hopelessly outclassed challenger in the 10th round at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday night. Chisora, who is 38 and been in far too many battles for his own good, was saved when the referee, Victor Loughlin, finally stepped in […]

Lifestyle

New study shows that infections are the main cause of hydrocephalus in African children

In a systematic review in The Lancet Global Health, Ph.D.-student Camilla Grøver Aukrust and colleagues have studied the causes of hydrocephalus in African children. “Hydrocephalus is a disease that affects children, and which we know can lead to serious cognitive issues or death,” says Camilla Grøver Aukrust, nurse and Ph.D. research fellow at the Department […]

Business

Netflix to let more subscribers preview content – WSJ

Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) is planning to let tens of thousands of users around the world to preview content from early next year, expanding beyond its current previewer base of 2,000-plus subscribers, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. Netflix’s Preview Club, which started more than a year ago, allows its members to watch some shows […]

News

Madonna, 64, shares rare family photo with all six children on Thanksgiving

Madonna has shared a rare family photo with all of her six children as she celebrates Thanksgiving. The singer spent the occasion at her home in New York City with her children who range from ages 10 to 26. The 64-year-old is mum to Lourdes, 26, Rocco, 22, David, 17, Mercy James, 16, and twins […]

Sport

Pelé says he is feeling ‘strong’ after reports of move to end-of-life care

The Brazilian football great Pelé posted on Instagram on Saturday evening to say that he is feeling “strong” and “with hope”, after an outpouring of concern online in response to unconfirmed reports that he had been moved to palliative care. “I want to keep everyone calm and positive,” Pelé wrote, sharing the latest medical report […]

Lifestyle

Study identifies novel epigenetic changes in pediatric brain cancer

Investigators have identified previously unknown sets of epigenetic changes in pediatric brain tumors, which could serve as novel therapeutic targets and provide alternative treatment options for patients, according to a Northwestern Medicine study published in Nature Communications. Xiao-Nan Li, MD, Ph.D., the Rachelle and Mark Gordon Professor of Cancer Research and a member of the […]

Business

Bank of Montreal posts lower quarterly profit as capital markets slump

Canada’s Bank of Montreal (BMO.TO) posted a lower fourth-quarter profit on Thursday, as revenue from its capital markets business tumbled and the lender increased provisions for credit losses to brace for potential defaults in the face of a tepid economy. Net income, excluding one-off items, fell to C$2.14 billion ($1.59 billion), or C$3.04 a share, […]

Technology

I’ve spent 10 hours with Diablo 4 and I’m sold – it’s been worth the wait

There’s now an accompanying Blizzard interview to go with this piece, in which we talk about the build I played and much more besides. I had my doubts. I had questions circling in my head since I first played Diablo 4 at BlizzCon 2019 – was it really that long ago? – and I’ve had […]

News

England fans party into the night after USA draw with man seen being detained near club

England fans partied into the night despite a bore draw with the United States – with one man was seen being detained outside a club by police. Expectations were high after Gareth Southgate’s team had trounced Iran 6-2 in their opening World Cup match but there was none of the goalmouth excitement against the US […]