Sport

Diontae Johnson limited in Wednesday’s practice

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said on Tuesday that wide receiver Diontae Johnson‘s availability for Sunday’s game against the Bengals would be determined by his practice participation this week and Wednesday’s injury report provided the first hint about where things stand on that front. Johnson injured his shoulder in the team’s final preseason game and […]

Lifestyle

Microbiota transplantation as a therapeutic tool: Deciphering how the technique affects different diseases

From incurable intestinal infections to metabolic syndrome, from melanoma to chronic inflammatory bowel disease to Tourette’s syndrome: Many diseases can potentially be cured by Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT), and researchers from the Catholic University, Rome and the University of Trento have shown that the greater the level of engraftment of the transplanted microorganisms, the greater […]

Business

Google faces $25.4 billion damages claims in UK, Dutch courts over adtech practices

Alphabet unit Google (GOOGL.O) will face damages claims for up to 25 billion euros ($25.4 billion) over its digital advertising practices in two suits to be filed in British and Dutch courts in the coming weeks by a law firm on behalf of publishers. Google’s adtech has recently drawn scrutiny from antitrust regulators following complaints […]

Technology

Yakuza samurai spin-off Like a Dragon: Ishin heading to PS4 and PS5 next year

Sega has announced a western release for historical Yakuza spin-off Like a Dragon: Ishin, which has been “rebuilt from the ground up” and will be making its way to PS4 and PS5 next February. Like a Dragon: Ishin originally released for PlayStation 3 and PS4 in Japan (under the name Ryū ga Gotoku Ishin!) back […]

News

McDonald’s customer ‘sickened after fly flew out of burger leaving behind maggots’

A McDonald’s customer was left “sickened” after a fly allegedly flew out of her cheeseburger – leaving behind a grumble of maggots. Georgia Poole, 18, from Birmingham, claimed to have visited her local branch last week where she opted for the saver menu item. As she started driving back home, eagerly awaiting a bite, she […]

Sport

Kayvon Thibodeaux, Azeez Ojulari listed as limited Wednesday

Giants rookie edge rusher Kayvon Thibodeaux is trending in the right direction. Thibodeaux returned to practice Wednesday, officially getting in limited work after injuring his knee on a cut block by Thaddeus Moss on Aug. 21. The No. 5 overall pick escaped serious injury with a sprained MCL diagnosis and a prognosis of 3-4 weeks. […]

Lifestyle

Dozens of gut bacteria associated with multiple sclerosis

An international research consortium led by UC San Francisco scientists has shown significant differences between the gut bacteria profiles of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients and healthy individuals, as well as between MS patients receiving different drug treatments. While some of these changes had been reported before, most are reported for the first time. The group […]

Business

Boeing deliveries rose in August as it resumed 787 handovers

Boeing (BA.N) jetliner deliveries rose in August to 35 airplanes as the U.S. planemaker resumed handovers of its 787 Dreamliner after a 15-month delay. Boeing said monthly deliveries included 27 737 MAX jets, two 787s and five freighters. That raised the total MAX deliveries this year to 240 jets and overall deliveries to 277 through […]

Technology

Tekken 8 officially unveiled during Sony’s State of Play

We had an elusive tease at Evo earlier in the year, but now it is time for the real deal. Opening up Sony’s State of Play, Tekken 8 was officially announced for PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S. No, I am not Tekken the piss. This new teaser shows Kazuya and Jin Kazama facing […]

News

Killer of Olivia, 9, will be caught once ‘gangland vow of silence’ cracked, says ex-cop

The criminals involved in the ­murder of little Olivia Pratt-Korbel will be brought to justice eventually, a former police chief has insisted. Nine suspects have been arrested since the nine-year-old was shot dead at her home in Liverpool, yet no charges have been brought. Ex-Met officer Det Chief Insp Peter Kirkham believes the case will […]