News

Illinois CEO arrested during Capitol riots says he was in ‘wrong place’ at ‘wrong time’

After he was arrested for unlawful entry, Bradley Rukstales, a Chicago-area CEO, said he regretted participating in the mob that stormed the Capitol. Bradley Rukstales, who was arrested on a charge of unlawful entry after he participated in the mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol, told an Illinois news outlet that he is “deeply regretful.” […]

Sport

Kevin Durant returns, scores 36, but Thunder beat Nets 129-116

NEW YORK — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 31 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 129-116 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday. Gilgeous-Alexander was one of six players to finish in double-figure scoring for the Thunder, who won their third straight and beat Brooklyn for the fifth consecutive time. “It’s been a great […]

Lifestyle

The nobody-nose job: how the pandemic led to a rise in plastic surgery

When Kaafiya Abdulle gave birth to her son in April 2017, she chose to breastfeed. A year later, she switched to baby formula, hyper-vigilant of the effects nursing had on her breasts. Unhappy with the sagging and shrinking that had occurred, she began to research breast lifts – a procedure she desperately wanted but never […]

Business

Festive fashion flop rocks Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer remains two businesses rolled into one as its food and clothes divisions put in very different performances in the run up to Christmas. Food sales – boosted by the High Street giant’s partnership with Ocado – soared 8.7 per cent over the festive period as customers snapped up smaller turkeys and hampers. […]

Technology

Amazon reportedly developing radar-equipped sleep apnea tracker

Amazon is developing a new Alexa-powered device that can track and monitor for signs of sleep apnea using radar, according to a new report from Business Insider. The palm-sized device is reportedly designed to sit on a bedside table and use millimeter-wave radar to sense your breathing, keeping an eye out for interruptions associated with […]

News

Homes, offices of Tennessee state lawmakers raided by FBI agents

House Speaker Cameron Sexton said, “This will be a difficult time for our state as well as we go down this road.” Federal authorities raided homes and offices of several Tennessee lawmakers on Friday, including the property of former state House Speaker Glen Casada, officials said. FBI agents searched residences with “addresses associated with” Casada, […]