Sport

Wall, Cousins, Gordon, Jones all quarantined, out for Rockets’ games Friday, Monday

Houston is still scheduled to play its first game Friday night in Portland against the Trail Blazers. However, the Rockets will do so without John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins, Eric Gordon, or Mason Jones, all of whom are quarantined due to the NBA’s coronavirus contact tracing policies, a story broken by Shams Charania of The Athletic. […]

Lifestyle

A Silent Spine-related Epidemic Building up, Warns Doctor

Noting that the prevalence of spine problems has increased manifold during the COVID-19 lockdown, a senior Delhi-based doctor says that looking at the increasing number of spine-related cases, it would not be an overstatement to say that there is a silent epidemic building up. The associated factor is the forced sedentary lifestyle, and prolonged sitting, […]

Business

Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot get green light for $52 billion carmaker

Fiat Chrysler (FCA) and PSA said on Monday that investors had given their blessing to a $52 billion merger to create the world’s fourth largest automaker, and shares in the new company, named Stellantis, would start trading in two weeks. With annual production of around 8 million vehicles worldwide and revenues of more than 165 […]

Technology

Stardew Valley’s jam-packed 1.5 update reminds us why it’s our forever game

Stardew Valley is an idyllic digital space to escape to after a long year — and thanks to its 1.5 update available today on PC, you can now bring friends and family along to your farm with local split-screen co-op. The multiplayer update from a couple of years back made it possible to play and […]

News

Brother hoping for answers in disappearance of sister Kolby Story who went missing in early December after heading home from Venice Beach

Family and friends of a missing California woman who hasn’t been seen or heard from since the beginning of December are concerned for her safety and are asking for the public’s help to locate her. Kolby Story, 32, of Mar Vista, was last seen in the early morning hours of December 7, 2020, in the […]

Sport

Lakers, Dennis Schroder talking contract extension (in February)

Dennis Schroder has impressed for the Lakers through two games — 16 points, seven rebounds, and seven assists a game, shooting 37.5% from three in two games as a starter next to LeBron James. Which is why the Lakers traded for him and why Los Angeles would love to lock Schroder up longer term. The […]

Lifestyle

5 Signs You’re Not Eating Enough Fat

When it comes to a diet’s macronutrient breakdown, most of us only question if we’re having too much fat and not too little. We assume that fat is bad for us and something we’re supposed to consume as less of as possible. While dietary fats get a very bad reputation because of their excess being […]

Business

Wall Street places bet on solid revenue growth for Airbnb, DoorDash

A slew of brokerages initiated coverage of Airbnb Inc and DoorDash Inc on Monday, having high hopes for their revenue growth and supporting eye-popping valuations obtained by both last month in stock market launches. Home rental firm Airbnb was valued at just over $100 billion at the time of its market debut in the biggest […]

Technology

Samsung’s leaked Galaxy Chromebook 2 is oranger than ever

Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Chromebook 2 has been revealed in a new leak, showing off the return of the company’s unique bright orange coloring in an otherwise similar-looking design, via Evan Blass. There are some visible changes to the new model, including minor adjustments to the port layout and the extension of Samsung’s application of the […]

News

Green Beret charged in mass shooting that left three dead may have PTSD, lawyer says

The Army sergeant accused of murdering three people and injuring three more in a weekend shooting at an Illinois bowling alley may have post-traumatic stress disorder, his lawyer said Monday. The lawyer, Elizabeth Bucko, said in an interview that a pretrial services report also suggested that Sgt. 1st Class Duke Webb, 37, also had memory […]