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Great Secrets To Handling Locksmith Work Yourself

Why do you need information on locksmiths? It could be that you are locked out of your car right now, or you may be planning your security needs. Either way, you have landed here. The suggestions offered here will lead you to that professional you can be confident in in handling your sticky situation. When […]

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Greg Olsen’s son returns home after heart transplant earlier this month

Greg Olsen’s 8-year-old son returned home Wednesday after undergoing a heart transplant earlier this month. The former NFL tight end shared a video of his son, TJ, ringing the bell at Levine Children’s Hospital in Charlotte to signal his release. “Ever since TJ was admitted into the ICU a little less than a month ago […]

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Scientists demonstrate promising new approach for treating cystic fibrosis

UNC School of Medicine scientists led a collaboration of researchers to demonstrate a potentially powerful new strategy for treating cystic fibrosis (CF) and potentially a wide range of other diseases. It involves small, nucleic acid molecules called oligonucleotides that can correct some of the gene defects that underlie CF but are not addressed by existing […]

Business

Dollar oscillates as market digests U.S. inflation data, ECB

The dollar index was down slightly on Thursday in a choppy session in which it alternated between losses and gains as investors digested elevated U.S. inflation data and commentary from the European Central Bank. After adopting a wait-and-see attitude all week, sucking volatility from the market and leaving major currencies mostly range-bound Thursday’s news appeared […]

Technology

Lincoln vehicles getting hands-free driving feature and native Android

Lincoln, Ford’s luxury brand, has announced plans to make its entire lineup either hybrid or all-electric by 2030 as part of its parent company’s new business plan. The brand will reveal its first all-electric vehicle in 2022, and it expects that half of its global sales will be zero-emissions vehicles by around 2025. In addition, […]

News

Nintendo considers creating non-binary Pokémon after young fan requests it

Nintendo is considering creating non-binary Pokemon and described it as an “awesome idea” after receiving a handwritten letter from a young fan. Twitter user Slate, @PleaseBeGneiss, shared two images on social media – one showed the letter their child had written to Nintendo, and the other was of the thoughtful response by customer service representative […]

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Jadeveon Clowney’s surgically repaired knee feeling “good”

Jadeveon Clowney had a forgettable season in Tennessee. He finished with 19 tackles, no sacks, six quarterback hits and four tackles for loss in eight games last season. The edge rusher’s season ended prematurely with a torn meniscus that required surgery. Clowney, 28, is participating in the Browns’ minicamp this week and appears 100 percent […]

Lifestyle

Researchers tackle mystery of short-sightedness increasing in children

Myopia is on the rise. In the UK, the number of children with myopia has doubled in the last 50 years. Globally, it’s projected that by 2050 half of the world’s population will be myopic. Although myopia—also known as near-sightedness or short-sightedness—can run in families, environmental factors, such as spending too much time indoors have […]

Business

Mogul Diller says ViacomCBS, Comcast don’t need deals to succeed

ViacomCBS Inc (VIAC.O) and Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) can succeed without acquiring other businesses, IAC (IAC.O) Chairman Barry Diller said during a Reuters Newsmaker event Thursday. The media and Internet mogul, who helped found Fox Broadcasting Company, described competing with Netflix (NFLX.O), which would require significant investment, a “fool’s errand” at this point. “But can you […]

Technology

Windows 11’s default wallpapers are Microsoft’s best yet

Windows 11 leaked yesterday, offering a closer look at some of the UI changes Microsoft is planning for its next version of Windows. The leak has also revealed what will likely become Microsoft’s default wallpaper for Windows 11, and a collection of new wallpapers that are bundled with the operating system. They’re Microsoft’s best Windows […]