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Dana White: Tony Ferguson ‘probably’ fighting Dustin Poirier next

It appears Tony Ferguson is ready to return to action, and Dustin Poirier will more than likely be the man standing across from him in the octagon. Following UFC on ESPN 15 on Saturday night, UFC president Dana White confirmed that the promotion has booked Ferguson for his next fight, although he wasn’t ready to […]

Lifestyle

Reducing side effects during the treatment of brain tumours

Glioblastomas are among the most aggressive brain tumors in adults and difficult to treat due to their rapid growth and their diversity. Usually, the malignant tumors cannot be completely or permanently removed by surgery. Thus, a combined radio- and chemotherapy follows, which, however, can be associated with side effects on the entire human body. So-called […]

Business

U.S. judge overseeing criminal case against Halkbank will not recuse himself

Turkish state lender Halkbank has lost a bid to have the U.S. judge overseeing a criminal case accusing it of helping Iran evade American sanctions recuse himself. U.S. District Judge Richard Berman in Manhattan said in an order on Monday that Halkbank’s recusal motion had no substantive merit, rejecting claims by the bank that he […]

Technology

Google’s FCC filings hint at an imminent launch of its first Android TV dongle

Google’s popular lineup of Chromecast streaming devices hasn’t seen a refresh since the 3rd-gen model launched in 2018. Now, it seems a successor is on the horizon, which instead of being a simple streaming dongle, will run Android TV and come with its own remote to compete with the likes of Apple TV, Roku and […]

News

Northern California braces for more dry lightning as wildfires continue to scorch region

Northern California braced Sunday for more lightning strikes that could intensify the hundreds of wildfires roaring through the region that have already consumed more than 1 million acres. The death toll from the fires, which began after thousands of lightning strikes last week, rose to six Sunday when authorities in Santa Cruz County found the […]

Sport

Dana White on Oscar De La Hoya returning from retirement: ‘Cocaine isn’t cheap’

If Oscar De La Hoya really plans to makes his return to boxing, he probably shouldn’t expect UFC president Dana White to sit in his cheering section. Earlier this week, the 47-year-old boxer turned promoter declared that he was coming out of retirement with plans to compete again more than a decade after his last […]

Lifestyle

Overcoming therapeutic resistance in lung cancer

A protein highly expressed in lung cancer cells drives resistance to targeted therapies, report researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. In preclinical experiments, the researchers showed that inhibiting the protein caused the death of non-small cell lung cancer cells that had become resistant to therapy. […]

Business

Tesla, automakers urge FTC to seek appeal after defeat in Qualcomm case

A group of tech companies and automakers, including Tesla Inc (TSLA.O), Ford Motor Co (F.N), Honda Motor Co Ltd (7267.T) and Daimler AG (DAIGn.DE), on Monday urged the U.S. Federal Trade Commission to seek an appeal after its loss in a case against chip supplier Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O). Earlier this month a U.S. appeals court […]

Technology

The first “floating” Apple store opens soon in Singapore

Apple’s stores are everywhere, and they mostly follow a familiar design. But the company’s third outlet in Singapore has something unique: it sits in a body of water. The store, located inside a sphere “floating” near the Marina Bay Sands resort, had been the site of a mega nightclub called Avalon from 2011 to 2015, […]

News

Since 2016 at least 30 fleeing drivers have died after police performed a PIT maneuver

Just as the sun was rising on April 10 near Fort Smith, Arkansas, 34-year-old Justin Battenfield ran a red light in the black Dodge Ram pickup he had purchased a few days before. For reasons that will never be known, Battenfield, who lived on Social Security payments from a mental disability, refused to stop when […]