Sport

Rams get on board on Matthew Stafford’s touchdown pass to Tyler Higbee

The Rams needed something — anything — good to happen after back-to-back interceptions on their first two possessions. They finally put it together on their third drive. Los Angeles went 75 yards in seven plays, with Matthew Stafford‘s 10-yard touchdown pass to tight end Tyler Higbee cutting the 49ers’ lead in half. San Francisco leads […]

Lifestyle

Blind date: ‘He ate his burger with a knife and fork’

Ivan on Ethan What were you hoping for?Someone I could enjoy a meal and good conversation with, and maybe a second date. First impressions?He was on time and waiting at the table. He had a big, beaming face with a nice smile and a chatty mouth. What did you talk about?Living in London, because he […]

Business

U.S. refiner Citgo posts $4 mln quarterly loss, reshuffles board

Citgo Petroleum Corp, the eighth-largest U.S. oil refiner, reported on Monday its seventh quarterly loss in the last two years and reshuffled its board of directors, naming three new members. Earnings at the U.S. arm of Venezuela’s state oil company, Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA), have been under pressure from the COVID-19 fallout and higher costs […]

Technology

Secretlab really built its extra-small gamer chair that started as an April Fools’ joke

When it comes to gaming chairs, most of the focus is on how they can support and comfort your next 5,000 IQ play, but the fact is that most of them are designed to be large and imposing. After teasing a miniaturized version of its Titan chair as an April Fools’ joke, Secretlab decided to […]

News

‘Drama queen’ Husky hates bath time and is filmed wrestling with owner

A “drama queen” Husky’s bath time antics as she wrestles with her owner has had the internet in hysterics. Despite being a big muscular dog, Winter really isn’t a fan of the water and doesn’t shy away from making her feelings clear. The video shows how she reacts when she sees the bubble bath is […]

Sport

Jimmie Ward’s two interceptions have the 49ers up 14-0

The Rams’ quick-strike offense didn’t strike quickly on their first drive Monday night. A miscommunication between quarterback Matthew Stafford and new receiver Odell Beckham resulted in an interception by safety Jimmie Ward, who was questionable to play. Ward had a pick-six on the Rams’ second possession, returning Stafford’s pass intended for Tyler Higbee 27 yards […]

Lifestyle

Tim Dowling: we’ve been doing pilates together for a year and it’s got competitive

It is 8.44am, and my wife and I are arguing on the way to pilates. We’ve been exercising together for about a year – with assorted Covid-induced breaks – and over time it has got competitive. The first competition is to be the person with the most legitimate reason for running late. “Sorry,” I say, […]

Business

Biogen’s research chief Alfred Sandrock to retire

Biogen Inc (BIIB.O) said on Monday its research chief Alfred Sandrock, who led development of its Alzheimer’s disease drug Aduhelm, is leaving the company after a 23-year run. The company said Sandrock will retire by the end of this year, and Priya Singhal will lead the research & development unit on an interim basis until […]

Technology

Software Company VMware Forecast Profits Above Expectations

VMware Inc on Tuesday forecast fiscal fourth quarter adjusted profits above expectations and the global demand for cloud computing pushed up sales. VMware said that it expects fourth quarter adjusted profits of $1.96 per share, above analyst expectations of $1.89 per share. The company predicted fourth-quarter revenue of $3.51 billion, in line with analyst expectations […]

News

Mum slams sister-in-law for charging her to babysit but people are divided

A frustrated mum has slammed her sister-in-law after she demanded that she pay her money to babysit. The woman explained that for her birthday she had tickets to go to an event with her husband but their usual babysitter cancelled on them last minute. So, he decided to ask his 29-year-old sister to step in […]