Sean Payton, without commenting on any specific roughing-the-passer penalty: “The foul’s called ‘roughing’”

On Sunday, Saints coach Sean Payton wisely avoided commenting on a game-changing non-roughing-the-passer call against his team. On Monday, Payton tiptoed toward providing some insight. “Look, the foul’s called ‘roughing,” Payton said on WWL-AM, via Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune. “I can’t talk about any one foul that’s called. But that’s a big […]


Exclusive: Exxon launches sale of shale gas properties in Texas

Exxon Mobil (XOM.N) on Monday launched a sale of its oil and gas properties in the first major U.S. shale field, a spokesperson confirmed, as part of a portfolio reshuffling to focus on more lucrative assets. The top U.S. oil producer set a goal three years ago of raising $15 billion from asset sales, and […]


Tesla vehicle in ‘Full Self-Driving’ beta mode ‘severely damaged’ after crash in California

A Tesla Model Y in “Full Self-Driving” (FSD) beta mode allegedly crashed on November 3rd in Brea, a city southeast of Los Angeles, marking what is likely to be the first incident involving the company’s controversial driver assist feature. No one was injured in the crash, but the vehicle was reportedly “severely damaged.” The crash […]


Mini dachshund puppies choose their own colour collars in adorable clip

Dressing up their furry friends is often one of the favourite pastimes of dog owners, but what happens when the pups are left to choose their own accessories? This video answers that question, putting the decision on what colour collar to wear squarely in the paws of these cute canines. The four puppies were given […]