Sport

Antonio Brown gets $3.1 million, with chance to double it

Antonio Brown is officially a Buccaneer. And he’s officially making more money than he did in 2020. Via Field Yates of ESPN.com, Brown received a $2 million signing bonus and a $1.1 million base salary. He can make another $900,000 in per-game roster bonuses, with player/team improvement in certain statistical categories. The deal also includes […]

Lifestyle

Geology helps map kidney stone formation from tiny to troublesome

Advanced microscope technology and cutting-edge geological science are giving new perspectives to an old medical mystery: How do kidney stones form, why are some people more susceptible to them and can they be prevented? In a new paper published in the journal Nature Reviews Urology, researchers from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Mayo Clinic and […]

Business

FTC officials say 7-Eleven purchase of Speedway chain likely illegal despite closing

The completion of 7-Eleven’s purchase of thousands of Speedway gas and convenience stores is potentially illegal and may raise competitive concerns in hundreds of local U.S. markets, two top U.S. Federal Trade Commission officials said as a dispute between the agency and companies broke into the open on Friday. Marathon Petroleum Co (MPC.N), which owned […]

Technology

Acclaimed TimeSplitters franchise set to return under reborn Free Radical studio

TimeSplitters, the acclaimed PS2-era first-person shooter franchise, is being brought back to life by a newly reformed Free Radical Design, publisher Deep Silver announced today. Development is set to commence in the coming months after the new studio is built. The studio, which carries the same name as the original TimeSplitters developer, will be headed […]

News

South Carolina woman wins $125,000 from Mother’s Day gift

A South Carolina woman who received a lottery ticket as a Mother’s Day gift from her father won $125,000. The Florence woman, whose identity was not released, told South Carolina Education Lottery officials her father gave her a $5 Carolina Black Ruby scratch-off ticket as a Mother’s Day gift. The woman scratched off a $125,000 […]

Sport

Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady will hit golf course in next installment of “The Match”

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers‘ football plans for 2021 remain the subject of much conjecture, but we know that he will be doing some golfing in July. Rodgers will team up with Bryson DeChambeau to take on Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson for the latest installment of “The Match” from Montana on July 6. […]

Lifestyle

Even among the insured, cost may delay follow up care for cancer survivors

Even among a large group of cancer survivors who were mostly insured, college educated and had annual incomes above the national average, up to 10% delayed care in the previous 12 months because they simply could not afford out of pocket expenses like copays and deductibles, investigators report. Being unable to get time off from […]

Business

Gold Price Drops Today; Silver Down for Third Straight Day. Should You Invest?

Gold prices in the Indian market dropped on Thursday, tracking the global cues. On Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX), June gold futures were down 0.30% to Rs 48,530 for 10 gram at 10.30 am on May 20. Silve prices slumped for third straight day. On MCX, silver July futures were down by 0.31% to Rs 73,000. […]

Technology

Epic’s Mega Sale returns with free NBA 2K21 and deals on Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Cyberpunk 2077, and more

Epic Games’ month-long Mega Sale for the Epic Games Store is back, offering a bunch of discounts on hit games, free titles, and $10 Epic Coupons. You can catch a trailer for the sale at the top of this post advertising discounts for Assassin’s Creed Valhalla (25 percent off), Cyberpunk 2077 (20 percent off), Detroit: […]

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Minnesota man breaks a second Mohawk world record

A Minnesota man who held the Guinness World Record for tallest Mohican, or fan Mohawk, hair style had some adjustments made to capture a second record for the world’s tallest spike Mohawk. Joe Grisamore set his first record in 2020, when his fan Mohawk was measured at 42.5 inches tall. Grisamore said his stylist, Kay […]