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Todd Bowles: Julio Jones can have many good years left, Tom Brady has raised the bar

Buccaneers coach Todd Bowles thinks wide receiver Julio Jones has plenty of good years left in him. And Bowles thinks Tom Brady has shown why. Asked how many years Jones has left, Bowles didn’t answer with a specific number, but he noted that Brady is still playing well — and Brady is 12 years older […]

Lifestyle

Validation of continuous theta-burst stimulation as a way to reduce neuronal excitability

Transcranial magnetic stimulation, a form of non-invasive brain stimulation, has been used for the past 35 years to investigate brain function in health and disease. Applied to quantify causal changes in brain activity during movement performance and cognitive behaviors, the technique has led to the definition of a detailed causal brain map underpinning each particular […]

Business

Cathay Pacific to gradually increase capacity after crew quarantine rules lifted

Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd (0293.HK) said it would gradually increase flying capacity in the coming months after the Hong Kong government on Friday lifted rules requiring passenger crew to quarantine in a hotel for three days on return to the city. The onerous crew quarantine rules had made rostering difficult and were a major impediment […]

Technology

AI-generated images are drawing bans from some art communities

Online art communities are being inundated with AI-generated artwork, prompting some sites to take measures to slow their proliferation or ban them entirely. Andy Baio from Waxy.org recently chronicled the situation and highlighted several communities that have already taken action. Last year, Newgrounds banned images created with Artbreeder and recently revised their guidelines to prohibit […]

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Nurse who stabbed husband to death as he lay in bed jailed after she ‘took her chance’

A nurse who stabbed her husband to death as he lay in bed has been sentenced to life with a minimum term of 17 years in prison for his murder. Rebecca Searing, from Harlow, Essex, told a 999 call handler: “I’ve stabbed my husband twice.” The 52-year-old attacked 57-year-old Paul Searing early on February 12, […]

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Bruce Allen will testify before the House Oversight Committee on Tuesday

Things had gotten eerily quiet regarding the Congressional investigation of the Washington Commanders in the weeks since owner Daniel Snyder gave more than 10 hours of deposition testimony in late July. The quiet ends today. Former Washington executive Bruce Allen will testify before the House Oversight Committee at 11:30 a.m., via Mark Maske of the […]

Lifestyle

Foster family placement leads to sustained cognitive gains after severe early deprivation

Millions of children worldwide are under legal guardianship of the state, often due to abuse, neglect, parental death or other circumstances—leaving governments to determine how best to care for them. The Bucharest Early Intervention Project has shed light on ways to improve the quality of caregiving for children. Initiated in 2000, the BEIP is a […]

Business

Amgen says Lumakras cuts risk of lung cancer progression by 34%

Amgen Inc’s (AMGN.O) Lumakras pill reduced the risk of disease progression in patients with advanced lung cancer by 34% compared with chemotherapy in a clinical trial, the company said on Sunday. There was no significant difference in overall survival between the two treatments in the confirmatory study required by U.S. regulators as a condition of […]

Technology

Virtual computer built inside Minecraft can now play Minecraft

Have you ever wanted to play Minecraft inside Minecraft? It sounds crazy, but with the “Chungus 2” project, the idea has become a reality, as players have created a way to actually play the popular sandbox game inside of itself using redstone. Last year, Sammyuri, a Minecraft redstone builder, created a virtual computer inside Minecraft. […]

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Pet owners obsessed with Aldi’s new Specialbuy for dogs to chill out at home

Shoppers have fallen in love with Aldi ‘s newest Specialbuy pet product – a trendy miniature sofa for dogs. The grey scalloped chair, which retails for £44.99, has been described as the perfect spot for “unwinding after a long hard day of barking, tail wagging and cuddles”. The budget retailer posted a photo of the […]