Sport

Karl-Anthony Towns reportedly to miss ‘multiple games’ due to wrist injury

It’s going to be a while before Timberwolves fans get see Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell play together in person. That was supposed to happen Wednesday against Charlotte, but Towns was in street clothes, surprisingly sidelined by what the team would only call a “left wrist injury.” An injury confirmed by an MRI, according to […]

Lifestyle

Raising two autistic children has given my life purpose

Christine McGuiness recently shared the news that her youngest daughter with husband Paddy McGuiness has been diagnosed with autism, meaning all three of their children are autistic. Sharing a poem on her social media, she referred to her children as ‘Shining brighter than the stars above’ and expressed how proud she was to be their […]

Business

Emerson says will not pursue a break-up following internal review

Emerson Electric Co (EMR.N) told investors on Thursday it would not pursue a break-up following a review it launched last year into whether to separate its industrial automation operations from its air-conditioning business. Breaking up Emerson was one of the demands made by hedge fund D.E. Shaw & Co LP last October, when it announced […]

Technology

You can now directly sync Apple Watch workouts to Strava

Apple Watch users can now directly sync their workouts automatically to Strava without a third-party workaround thanks to a new HealthKit update released this week. In a note on the latest Strava for iOS update, the company says any activity that is recorded on the Apple Watch or an iPhone can now be imported right […]

News

Medtronic recalls some insulin pumps that could lead to dangerous incorrect dosing

Several types of insulin pumps are being recalled by a medical device company because of a dangerous flaw that could affect more than 322,000 users with Type 1 diabetes. The Food and Drug Administration identified the recall of Medtronic’s MiniMed 600 Series Insulin Pumps as a “Class I” recall. This is the most serious type […]

Sport

Report: Injured Damian Lillard still rapping at All-Star Saturday Night

Devin Booker will replace Damian Lillard, who injured his groin, in the All-Star game and 3-point contest. What about Lillard’s plan to rap at All-Star Saturday night? Honestly, I was more excited to see Lillard rap than play in the All-Star game or compete in the 3-point contest. We already see Lillard play basketball in […]

Lifestyle

How to start doing triathlons – even if they seem scary

Triathlons are undoubtedly daunting. Swim, bike, run – that’s three different things you have to train for, three different things you have to try to be vaguely good at. Put the pay-off is phenomenal. Working for weeks or months to perfect your form, getting into the shape of your life and then challenging yourself beyond […]

Business

Exclusive: Venezuela’s PDVSA to unload $57 million oil cargo disputed by rival Citgo boards

Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA this week plans to discharge nearly 1 million barrels of crude stranded for over a year at sea over U.S. sanctions against the company and an ownership dispute with its refining unit, Citgo Petroleum. At one point last year there were about a dozen cargoes in similar straits, either unauthorized […]

Technology

AR Pianist app is fun to watch, but that’s about it

AR and VR company Massive Technologies has just released an app called AR Pianist which superimposes virtual musicians on pianos to give you “piano concerts from the comfort of your living room.” The app was first teased last December, when a tweet went viral with a video that showed virtual pianists popping up on-screen as […]

News

U.S. fugitive wanted in connection with husband’s 2002 murder, arrested in Rome

An American fugitive wanted in connection with the 2002 death of her husband, whose remains were so badly burned they were not identified for more than a decade, has been arrested in Rome, police in the Italian capital said Thursday. Beverley McCallum was picked up after she checked into a hotel, Rome Police confirmed. Hotels […]