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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 […]

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Rams restructure Tyler Higbee’s contract for cap space

The Rams have gained a little cap relief by restructuring the contract of their starting tight end. Per Field Yates of ESPN, Los Angeles has converted $4.75 million of Tyler Higbee‘s base salary in 2022 into a signing bonus, creating $3.8 million in cap space. L.A. also added three void years to Higbee’s deal. Higbee […]

Lifestyle

Study finds white children more likely to be overdiagnosed for ADHD

The researchers analyzed data from 1,070 U.S. elementary school children who had previously displayed above-average behavioral, academic or executive functioning the year before their initial ADHD diagnoses. The team said those children were considered unlikely to have ADHD by the researchers because children diagnosed and treated for ADHD should display chronically inattentive, hyperactive or impulsive […]

Business

U.S. railroad unions warn of cargo delays as contract deadline looms

Two unions negotiating contracts for almost 60,000 workers at major U.S. freight railways on Sunday said those employers are halting shipments of some cargo to gain leverage ahead of this week’s deadline to secure labor agreements. Unions and railroads, including Union Pacific (UNP.N), Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRKa.N) BNSF, CSX (CSX.O), and Norfolk Southern (NSC.N), have until […]

Technology

GoldenEye 007 is coming to Nintendo Switch Online and Xbox Game Pass

A new batch of classic Nintendo 64 games is heading to the Switch Online + Expansion Pack service in the not too distant future. The crown jewel is GoldenEye 007, which is also getting a re-release on Xbox Game Pass. During its Nintendo Direct presentation on Monday, the Japanese gaming giant confirmed that Pilotwings 64, […]

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Eight-week-old Winnie found dumped in bin with no chance of escape

An adorable eight-week-old puppy has been found dumped in a bin after her owner gave up on her. Little Winnie was spotted by a passer-by near home store Dunelm in Gloucester before being taken to the vet for an emergency check up. The poor pooch’s elbow was fused at an angle meaning she was unable […]