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Woman left in stitches after watching back ‘mortifying’ video of how she sleeps

Ah, the indignity of being caught snoring. The pain of knowing someone watched you with your mouth wide open while you loudly snored hits hard, Most of the time, it’s thankfully not an issue as our loved ones learn to put up with it. One woman was left in stitches after her boyfriend captured her […]

Sport

Kevin Stefanski on Rashard Higgins’ fumble-touchback: “Our rule is to not reach the ball out”

The worst rule in football reared its ugly heard on Sunday in Kansas City, stinging the Browns on a play that looked like it was going to be a touchdown for Cleveland but ended up being a touchback for the Chiefs. After the game, Browns coach Kevin Stefanski was asked about the play. “I will […]

Lifestyle

Sexual harassment claims considered more credible if made by ‘prototypical’ women

Women who are young, “conventionally attractive” and appear and act feminine are more likely to be believed when making accusations of sexual harassment, a new University of Washington-led study finds. That leaves women who don’t fit the prototype potentially facing greater hurdles when trying to convince a workplace or court that they have been harassed. […]

Business

Bulletproof vests and gas masks: Journalists prep for Inauguration Day

At the end of December, Los Angeles Times Washington Bureau Chief Kimbriell Kelly was looking at getting Moleskine notebooks as gifts for her staff. A couple weeks later, she was procuring goods of a decidedly different kind: gas masks, helmets and body armor for LA Times staff members who will be attending Wednesday’s inauguration of […]

Technology

Star Wars Battlefront II’s Celebration Edition is free on the Epic Games Store

If you’ve been steering clear of Battlefront 2 due to the microtransaction controversy that surrounded it on launch, now might be your chance to give it a try. The game is pretty entertaining these days, by all accounts, and you can snag its Celebration Edition for the low, low price of $0 on the Epic […]

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Husband attempts to clean wife’s make-up brushes but it goes horribly wrong

A man has gone viral on TikTok after his plan to surprise his wife with a kind gesture backfired. The husband, named Kevin K, attempted to clean his wife’s make-up brushes for her while she was at work but his method wasn’t quite right. His wife had been complaining about having to wash her extensive […]

Sport

Chargers announce Brandon Staley as franchise’s 17th head coach

The Chargers announced their agreement with Brandon Staley as the 17th head coach in franchise history. Staley served as the defensive coordinator for the Rams in 2020 after three seasons as an outside linebackers coach for Chicago (2017-18) and Denver (2019). The Chargers will introduce Staley at a news conference Thursday. “It doesn’t matter if […]

Lifestyle

Discovery of a new form of a brain protein has clinical implications

A new study by University at Buffalo researchers has revealed that the absence of a single interaction within a brain receptor reduces its activity. The discovery advances the understanding of how certain brain diseases arise, and could lead to developing precision medicines for treating them. The study was published Dec. 31 in Proceedings of the […]

Business

It’s 53% alcohol and tastes like fire. Here’s how this liquor brand took over China

When Costco opened its first store in China in 2019, it wasn’t just the hot rotisserie chickens and discounted Birkin bags that lured frenzied crowds. A fiery, throat-tingling liquor called Kweichow Moutai also flew off shelves. At 1,498 yuan, or $209 for a half-liter bottle, it might not sound like the kind of bargain Costco […]

Technology

A leaked build of Windows 10X shows what to expect from Microsoft’s Chrome OS clone

Microsoft’s initial plans for Windows 10X were derailed and then shifted last year, but the company is getting close to delivering a version for single-screen devices. A leaked build of the upcoming operating system shows a striking similarity to Google’s Chrome OS.Windows 10X has been years in the making, and as it gets closer to […]