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Mum makes daughter take pregnancy test but result is unexpectedly life-changing

A woman was left in shock after she took a pregnancy test with her mum and ended up with another sibling. TikTok user Rylee, username @rdubbb, explained that after showing some symptoms of pregnancy, her mum made her take a test. Rylee said: “We’re going to rewind to July. I’m having a bad week, I’m […]

Sport

Chargers to hire Brandon Staley as head coach

There were reports last week that Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll was the favorite for the Chargers head coaching job, but that was before the Chargers spoke to Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley a second time. Staley spoke with the team for the second time on Sunday and he reportedly convinced the team that their […]

Lifestyle

Clinical trial finds vitamin D does not ward off colds and flu

A QIMR Berghofer-led randomized controlled trial of vitamin D supplements has found they do not protect most people from developing colds, flus and other acute respiratory infections. The trial, which is the largest of its kind to study the relationship between vitamin D and respiratory infection to date did show, however, that the supplements may […]

Business

He may hold the winning ticket in tech and Silicon Valley knows it

Mukesh Ambani has spent years trying to turn his inherited oil business into a tech empire. In 2020, that pivot really kicked into overdrive. Between March and November last year, even as the coronavirus upended lives and devastated economies around the world, India’s richest man was handed more than $27 billion to make a bet […]

Technology

Nvidia could create new cryptomining-specific graphics cards

The situation with the RTX 3000 graphics cards is dire. Not only are we dealing with their general lack of availability, but there’s also the recent tax on Chinese imports pushing prices up. Into this mix is the skyrocketing value of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum, creating mode demand. But Nvidia is contemplating a […]

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Woman’s Titanic theory convinces fans they’ve discovered who caused Jack’s death

It’s hard to find someone who hasn’t watched Titanic. Whether you wanted to is a different matter, with many of us having watched the blockbuster reluctantly, after complaining that we “know the ending already.” But, like a few constants in life – death, taxes and birth – watching the three-hour film is something we’ve all […]

Sport

Sean Payton on Drew Brees’ future: “I think that’s for another press conference”

With the Saints exiting the postseason on Sunday, the question now becomes whether quarterback Drew Brees will retire. He reportedly will. Coach Sean Payton said nothing to dispute that notion in his post-game press conference. “I think that’s for another press conference,” Payton told reporters. Brees has yet to speak to reporters. We’ll post something […]

Lifestyle

Mental disorders and chronic physical disease may be linked

Poor mental health earlier in life leads to poor physical health in later life, according to a new study. A collaboration between the University of Auckland, the University of Michigan and Duke University in the US, the study investigated 50 years of births in New Zealand and followed them for 30 years. It found that […]

Business

Scottish fishermen say ‘Brexit carnage’ threatens to kill their business

Scottish fishermen parked their trucks near UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s office at 10 Downing Street on Monday to protest post-Brexit red tape they say has made it almost impossible to sell British seafood to the European Union. Many of them drove several hours from Scotland, where the fishing industry is in crisis because paperwork […]

Technology

Man offers local government $71 million to help him find drive containing 7,500 Bitcoin

One of the problems with virtual currencies is the potential for them to be lost or become inaccessible. A famous case is that of UK computer engineer James Howells, who accidentally threw away a hard drive with around $285 million of Bitcoin on it in 2013. Now, he’s offering his local government a quarter of […]