Sport

Joe Barry, Ejiro Evero, Chris Harris interviewing with Packers

The Packers fired Mike Pettine last week. They have begun the process of finding his replacement. The team has interviewed or will interview their first three candidates for defensive coordinator, Rob Demovsky of ESPN reports. The Packers’ search is beginning with Chargers passing game coordinator Joe Barry, Washington defensive backs coach Chris Harris and Rams […]

Lifestyle

Frequent cannabis use by young people linked to decline in IQ

A study has found that adolescents who frequently use cannabis may experience a decline in Intelligence Quotient (IQ) over time. The findings of the research provide further insight into the harmful neurological and cognitive effects of frequent cannabis use on young people. The paper, led by researchers at RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences, […]

Business

GM to go all-electric by 2035, phase out gas and diesel engines

General Motors plans to completely phase out vehicles using internal combustion engines by 2035, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra announced Thursday. The automaker will go completely carbon neutral at all facilities worldwide by 2035. Barra has frequently touted GM’s plan for “an all-electric future,” recently increasing to 30 the number of pure battery-electric […]

Technology

General Motors, maker of giant trucks and SUVs, vows to be carbon neutral by 2040

General Motors, an automotive company that sells hundreds of thousands of giant gas-guzzling trucks and SUVs every year, says it will be carbon neutral by 2040. The company says it will achieve this goal by “removing emissions from all our products, including every vehicle we produce, and all of our global operations in the next […]

News

Thrifty mum’s ingenious flooring hack for daughter’s bedroom saves £1,200

A thrifty mum has shared how she saved nearly £1,200 by using foam play mats to transform the floor of her daughter’s bedroom. Laura Ellingham, 33, couldn’t afford to carpet her new home after a break-up so came up with a clever hack to cover her seven-year-old daughter Halle’s floor. She spotted Mamia Eva Play […]

Sport

Matthew Stafford was willing to go anywhere but New England

Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson presumably has a short list of teams to which he’d like to be traded. As it turns out, eventually-to-be former Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford had a short list of teams to which he wouldn’t like to be traded. A very short list. Tom Curran of NBC Sports Boston reports that Stafford […]

Lifestyle

Transportation investments could save hundreds of lives, billions of dollars

Investments in infrastructure to promote bicycling and walking could save as many as 770 lives and $7.6 billion each year across 12 northeastern states and the District of Columbia under the proposed Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI), according to a new Boston University School of Public Health (BUSPH) and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public […]

Business

‘Tax the rich’: Progressive lawmakers react to GameStop frenzy with push for more oversight

Progressive lawmakers are reacting to the Reddit-led surge in GameStop stock sales — and Wall Street’s response — to push for more oversight on financial institutions. “Gotta admit it’s really something to see Wall Streeters with a long history of treating our economy as a casino complain about a message board of posters also treating […]

Technology

Razer’s new Viper 8K promises the fastest performance of any gaming mouse

Razer’s Viper 8K is a refresh of the 2019 true ambidextrous Viper. For the most part, it’s identical and is now available at the same $79 asking price, but it has some key upgrades for competitive gamers who are hoping that tech might help them get the edge over their opponents. First off, Razer now […]

News

Village owned by Prince Charles ‘dogging hotspot’ in lockdown, residents claim

A tiny village owned by Prince Charles has been turned into a dogging hotspot in lockdown, residents claim. Newton St Loe, a small Somerset civil parish, has reportedly become overrun with randy couples having sex in public. Located between Bath and Bristol with a population of 681 people, the majority of the village is owned […]