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With Ryan Hall out, Ricardo Lamas welcomes newcomer Bill Algeo at UFC Vegas 8

Ricardo Lamas will still be competing at the UFC’s next event in Las Vegas. Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Fighting that Lamas will take on newcomer Bill Algeo this Saturday at UFC Vegas 8. The event takes place at the UFC APEX. Algeo, who also confirmed the booking via […]

Lifestyle

Veterans undergoing elective PCI at community hospitals may have increased chance of death

Veterans who underwent elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for stable angina at a community facility were at a 33% increased hazard, or chance, of death compared to patients treated within the Veterans Affairs (VA) Healthcare System, according to an analysis of nearly 9,000 veterans published today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. […]

Business

Chip designer Arm to pause spin-off of its software units to SoftBank

Chip company Arm Holdings Ltd said on Monday it has put the brakes on the proposed transfer of two of its software businesses to its Japan-based parent SoftBank Group Corp. In July, Arm said it would transfer two units under its internet-of-things services group to Softbank and that it was aiming to complete the transfer […]

Technology

Battletoads review – messy, madcap fun

There as much to enjoy as there is to frustrate in this short, sparky revival of the cult classic. Battletoads is short. Really short. Too short. I know it’s not expensive – not comparatively, anyway. I know many of us will be able to play for “free” courtesy of Xbox Game Pass. I’ll shortly launch […]

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Video shows police in Kenosha, Wisconsin, shooting Black man in back

A Black man was shot in the back multiple times by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Sunday, a bystander’s video showed, prompting community protests and widespread anger. The shooting occurred just three months after the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody. The man, identified by his family as Jacob Blake, 29, was in […]

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Frankie Edgar’s bantamweight reinvention puts him back in a familiar spot

It takes a lot to make what was old in MMA new again. This October, Frankie Edgar will be 39 years old. Fifteen in MMA years, thirteen with the UFC. On Saturday, he competed at bantamweight for the first time in his career. He entered the UFC on ESPN 15 headliner with losses in three […]

Lifestyle

RNA quality control system goes awry in frontotemporal lobar degeneration

Researchers at Osaka University have identified a fault in the RNA quality control system of cells that leads to the haywire production of toxic proteins in frontotemporal lobar degeneration and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (FTLD/ALS). Their new study, published in the EMBO Journal, shows that an abnormality of the C9orf72 gene produces toxic proteins that hinder […]

Business

TikTok sues Trump administration over U.S. ban, calls it an election ploy

TikTok and one of its employees on Monday separately sued U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration over his executive order banning transactions in the United States with the popular short-form video-sharing app, calling it a pretext to fuel anti-China rhetoric as he seeks re-election. Culver City, California-based TikTok and its Chinese parent ByteDance Ltd rejected what […]

Technology

Cyberpunk 2077 will have Witcher 3-style free DLC

Are you excited about Cyberpunk 2077? Here’s some good news that’ll boost your hype levels. The highly anticipated game will be receiving free DLC following its release, much like CD Projekt Red’s previous RPG, The Witcher 3.User JohanH put the question to the official Cyberpunk 2077 account, asking “Will the game have Free DLC like […]

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Scott Peterson death penalty overturned by California Supreme Court

The California Supreme Court on Monday upheld the conviction but overturned the 2005 death sentence for Scott Peterson in the slaying of his pregnant wife, and said prosecutors may try again for the same sentence if they wish in the case that attracted worldwide attention. Laci Peterson, 27, was eight months pregnant with their unborn […]