Sport

Karl-Anthony Towns returns but DeRozan’s 38 sparks Spurs to OT win

MINNEAPOLIS — DeMar DeRozan scored 38 points to help the San Antonio Spurs beat Minnesota 125-122 in overtime on Saturday night and spoil Karl-Anthony Towns‘ return to the Timberwolves. DeRozan, who went 13 for 23 from the floor and 12 of 13 from the line, had 13 points after the third quarter and keyed San […]

Lifestyle

Significant proportion of patients with sudden loss of consciousness need pre-hospital critical care

Research from life-saving charity Air Ambulance Kent Surrey Sussex (KSS) in partnership with the University of Surrey has shown the benefits of dispatching HEMS to patients with a sudden, unexplained LOC of medical origin and a high prevalence of acute neurological pathology. The study—which is believed to be the first published about HEMS dispatch to […]

Business

There’s a financial bubble…but not in UK

How will the bubble in financial markets end? There is a pat answer: badly. But that is not very helpful to people worrying about their Isas, their pension pots or the value of their homes. So first, is there really a bubble? The best answer is that there clearly is in some asset classes, but […]

Technology

Tile is prepping an AirTags competitor that could let you find lost items through walls

Tile is working on a new tracker that relies on ultra-wideband (UWB) technology, which would put the company in direct competition with Apple’s yet-to-be-announced AirTags, according to a report from TechCrunch. The new tracker would go a step further than the company’s Bluetooth devices by allowing you to know more precisely where a lost item […]

News

Failed response to Capitol riot shows deep divide over police use of force

The reckoning of American police entered a new chapter this week with the televised spectacle of federal security agents overrun by a mob of armed far-right extremists storming the Capitol. On its face, the siege was a failure of planning: The U.S. Capitol Police, who deal with all sorts of protests and demonstrations year-round, did […]

Sport

Watch CJ McCollum score 37 as Trail Blazers rout Kings 125-99

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — CJ McCollum scored 37 points, making six 3-pointers, and the Portland Trail Blazers coasted to a 125-99 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night. The Trail Blazers led by as many as 31 and faced little resistance from a Kings team that gave up 144 points to Toronto just a night […]

Lifestyle

Deep learning helps predict occult peritoneal metastasis in stomach cancer

Stomach cancer, or gastric cancer, is a common gastrointestinal malignancy. Peritoneal metastasis occurs in a majority of patients with advanced stomach cancer and is considered as an aggressive disease with poor outcomes. Patients with peritoneal metastasis are typically not eligible for curative surgery. Therefore, preoperative detection and diagnosis of peritoneal metastasis are critical to inform […]

Business

Shop work is an abused profession, says Julian Richer

Electronics tycoon Julian Richer has warned shop work has become an ‘abused profession’ as he steps up a drive to improve the way big firms treat staff. The founder of the Richer Sounds chain – known for his morale-boosting staff initiatives – said the rise of ‘giant retailers’ has tarnished the reputation of what was […]

Technology

TikTok teens’ latest passion is enterprise software

Five days into the new year, and TikTok’s hottest 2021 trend is teens using enterprise software to go viral. As if the coronavirus pandemic hadn’t already blurred the lines between work and home enough, students and teens are going viral on TikTok after making Notion boards that mimic teen Tumblr feeds. Some users filled their […]

News

Treasure hunter admits to digging in Yellowstone cemetery while looking for Forrest Fenn prize

A Utah man who dug in Yellowstone National Park while looking for a buried treasure that captivated thousands pleaded guilty this week and faces possible jail time. Rodrick Dow Craythorn, 52, did not find the treasure buried by New Mexico art dealer Forrest Fenn a decade ago. Craythorn was indicted in September for digging in […]