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Brian Kelleher submits Ray Rodriguez in under 1 minute

Brian Kelleher used his “Boomatine” to make short work of short-notice replacement Ray Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 9. Kelleher needed just 39 seconds to tap Rodriguez, picking up his third finish in four recent fights in what the promotion said was the fourth-fastest featherweight submission in UFC/WEC history. Rodriguez shot for a takedown early and […]

Lifestyle

Still too soon to try altering human embryo DNA, panel says

It’s still too soon to try to make genetically edited babies because the science isn’t advanced enough to ensure safety, says an international panel of experts who also mapped a pathway for any countries that want to consider it. Mainstream scientists condemned his experiment as unethical, and He was sentenced to three years in prison […]

Business

IAG airline’s Walsh hands control to Gallego with crisis in mid-air

Willie Walsh will pass the controls of IAG to Luis Gallego at the British Airways and Iberia owner’s annual meeting on Tuesday, where shareholders will be asked to stump up billions of euros to help it through the coronavirus crisis. Former pilot Walsh delayed his departure from International Consolidated Airlines Group (ICAG.L), which he created […]

Technology

Intel announces its new 11th Gen Tiger Lake CPUs, available on laptops this fall

Intel has officially announced its first 11th Gen Tiger Lake processors for laptops, which will feature the company’s new integrated Xe graphics, Thunderbolt 4 support, Wi-Fi 6, and a big leap in performance and battery life over the previous Ice Lake chips. The company claims that the new 11th Gen lineup offers the “best processor […]

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Birmingham stabbings: Man, 27, arrested on suspicion of murder

A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and seven counts of attempted murder following a series of stabbings in Birmingham city centre. The string of knife attacks left one dead and seven injured in the city centre. West Midlands Police said the 27-year-old suspect was arrested at an address in the Selly […]

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Andre Muniz taps out Bartosz Fabinski with slick armbar in the first round

Andre Muniz needed less than three minutes to advance his winning streak to six in a row. The Brazilian made Bartosz Fabinski pay for an early takedown attempt as he latched onto an armbar that earned a quick tap out at UFC Vegas 9. The end came at just 2:42 into the first round as […]

Lifestyle

How to spot patients most likely to die from blood infections

David Gonzalez’s “a-ha” moment came when a physician-colleague, George Sakoulas, MD, shared with him one of the biggest problems faced in clinical practice: How long it takes to diagnose a patient. “The faster we know what’s going to happen to our patients, the better we can treat them,” said Sakoulas, an infectious disease specialist and […]

Business

Nestle on track to meet sustainable packaging goal

Nestle (NESN.S) has increased the share of recyclable or reusable packaging for its products to 87%, making progress toward its 100% goal by 2025, and gave examples of innovation to cut plastic waste in a media briefing on Monday. Regularly cited by environmental groups such as Greenpeace as one of the top plastic polluters, the […]

Technology

Acer’s new Swift laptops include Intel’s 11th Gen processors

Acer has announced new Swift 3 and Swift 5 laptops, which include Intel’s 11th Gen “Tiger Lake” processors. Both models will launch in November. The Swift 5 starts at $999.99 and the Swift 3 starts at $699.99. The Swift 5 is one of the first batch of laptops to be verified through Intel’s new Evo […]

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‘Strong response’ to CCTV appeal for Birmingham stabbings murder suspect

Police searching for a lone murder suspect after a string of knife attacks in Birmingham have received a “strong response” to their CCTV appeal. The suspect remains on the loose 24 hours after the start of the rampage, which spanned some 90 minutes early on Sunday and left one dead and seven injured in the […]