Mum and daughter stabbed to death before dad died in house fire

A mother and daughter found dead after a Hertfordshire house fire were stabbed to death, a post-mortem examination found today. Caroline Walker, 50, and daughter Katie Walker, 24, were discovered dead at the scene of the fire in Hemel Hempstead last Sunday, March 29, alongside husband Gary Walker, 57. Police said post-mortem tests found Caroline […]

Colts owner Jim Irsay donates 10,000 N95 masks

Colts owner Jim Irsay has bought some high-end guitars and other items over the years, but has now found something that’s truly priceless. Irsay announced on Twitter this afternoon that he acquired more than 10,000 N95 masks which he’s donating to medical personnel in Indiana to protect them against COVID-19. The protective masks are in […]

Mindfulness App May Prevent Anxiety, Burnout In Doctors

As novel coronavirus cases continue to increase, health professionals on the front lines face frightening realities, rising anxiety and the very real potential for burnout, and to deal with such situations, mindfulness app can be helpful, say researchers. Mindfulness is when people are centred and living in the moment, rather than dwelling in the past […]

Saudi Arabia denies withdrawing from OPEC+ deal, says Russia was the one that withdrew

The Saudi foreign minister said early on Saturday that a statement attributed to Russia’s President Vladimir Putin about the kingdom’s withdrawal from the OPEC+ deal is not correct, and that Russia is the one that withdrew, state agency (SPA) reported. Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud added that the kingdom’s stance on shale […]

Apple’s new iPad Pro cuts off the microphone when its case is closed to prevent snooping

Recent MacBooks have included a security feature that shuts off the microphone at a hardware level when the lid is closed. Apple has now introduced the same feature on iPads, beginning with the 2020 iPad Pro. The iPad doesn’t have a lid, of course, so Apple instead activates the mic cut-off whenever a case with […]

Two killed in knife attack in French town under coronavirus lockdown

Two people were killed by a knifeman as shoppers queued outside a bakery in a town in southeastern France. At least eight others were injured from the attack at around 11am this morning in Romans-sur-Isere, which is currently on lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. The suspect was arrested by police nearby and is yet […]

P.J. Walker looking forward to finding out when Panthers will start remote learning

With a new head coach in place, the Panthers were set to start offseason work this week but no one will be in the team’s facility on Monday. Teams are going to be working remotely due to the closures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and one of the newest Panthers is eager to find out […]

Ryan Reynolds Is ‘Mostly Drinking’ In Self-isolation

Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds has been “mostly drinking” in self-isolation with his actress wife Blake Lively but is also trying to make being at home an “educational experience” for the kids. “We’re doing a lot of home-schooling. We’re lucky enough to have a little, tiny garden, so we’re learning a little bit about gardening. We’re […]

OPEC+ debates biggest-ever oil cut, awaits U.S. efforts

OPEC and its allies are working on a deal for an unprecedented oil production cut equivalent to around 10% of worldwide supply in what they expect will be a global effort including the United States, but the White House did not make such a commitment after a Friday meeting with oil companies. While U.S. President […]

What is Twitch, even?

Twitch is difficult to describe, to understand, and to start using. It is also incredibly rewarding once you get the hang of it, which is the way these things tend to go: the harder it is to get into something, the more you’ll like your mastery of it. I’ve been writing about Twitch and its […]