Mum comes up with heartwarming idea so kids can hug grandparents in lockdown

In the unprecedented times we currently find ourselves it’s only normal to want to hug the people you love. But with stringent social distancing measures in place to stop the spread of coronavirus it isn’t possible to spend time with our loved ones like we usually would. So, one mum came up with a “brilliant” […]

Eric Bieniemy sees “some special traits” in Clyde Edwards-Helaire

Damien Williams will go to training camp as the Chiefs’ starting running back. He likely starts the season as the lead back, too. Williams earned that with what he did last season. But the Chiefs didn’t use a first-round choice on LSU running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire to have him sit and watch. He will play, […]

Simple question can lead to remedy for older adults’ dizziness and impaired balance

Does lying down or turning over in bed make you feel dizzy? This simple question effectively identifies whether a person suffers from benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, which is harmless and treatable, a University of Gothenburg thesis shows. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is common, and often undiagnosed, among senior citizens. Many suffer in silence from […]

Nissan’s survival plan for Europe: SUVs and sharing with Renault

Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) is working on a plan to scale back its European business, focusing on sport utility and commercial vehicles as well as more effective sharing of products and investments with partner Renault. The strategy, part of a three-year global turnaround plan due to be unveiled on May 28, would see the Japanese […]

The MTA developed an app to help essential workers get around during nightly subway closures

New York City’s subway system has a new app to help essential workers get around during nightly subway closures. Earlier this month, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the nation’s largest subway system and the only one in the US to run 24/7, announced that it would be shutting down between 1AM and 5AM to disinfect the […]

Terrifying moment corpse ‘waves’ from inside coffin sparking ‘buried alive’ fears

Haunting footage shows the moment a corpse appears to wave from inside a coffin. The video shows friends and family members gathered round as a priest reads prayers while the person is being buried. However, as the camera zooms in on the white coffin, which has a clear glass panel on it, there appears to […]

Barber says Ben Roethlisberger received free haircut as “personal favor”

Ben Roethlisberger‘s haircut got barber Carlos Norman in trouble with the governor. Attorney Marc Kohnen is trying to get Norman out of it. Barber shops remain closed in Pennsylvania. Thus, the Steelers quarterback’s video of him receiving a trim from Norman’s Cuttin’ Edge Barber Shop drew a rebuke from Governor Tom Wolf. Wolf would not […]

How to recover from an exercise injury – according to a sports physiotherapist

Being active is beneficial for our bodies and mental health. But sometimes we can overdo it, resulting in sprains, strains, or pulled muscles. We need time to rehabilitate, or more injuries will occur. If you’ve sustained an injury, the first thing to ask yourself is whether there was a specific incident or moment when something […]

U.S. homebuilder confidence rises in May

Confidence among U.S. single-family homebuilders rose in May, potentially signaling that the worst of the economic downturn was probably over as the country gradually reopens after lockdowns to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index rose seven points to 37 this month after a record […]

Facebook is buying Giphy and integrating it with Instagram

Facebook is buying the popular GIF-making and sharing website Giphy for a reported price of $400 million, with plans to integrate the massive GIF library into Instagram and other Facebook apps. News of the deal was first reported by Axios, which revealed the $400 million value of the deal. Giphy is one of the largest […]