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Amy Schneider Beats Matt Amodio’s Streak on ‘Jeopardy!’

Amy Schneider Beats Matt Amodio’s Streak on ‘Jeopardy!’

Her winning streak is now second only to that of Ken Jennings, who racked up a 74-game run.

Jan 24, 2022
RFK Jr. slammed for Anne Frank comparison in anti-vax speech

RFK Jr. slammed for Anne Frank comparison in anti-vax speech

At an anti-vaccination rally over the weekend, Kennedy implied life was harder for unvaccinated Americans today than it was for Frank, who lived in hiding in Nazi-controlled Europe and died at a concentration camp.

Jan 25, 2022
Weather Service: Weekend storm could bring 8 to 12 inches of snow to Southern New England

Weather Service: Weekend storm could bring 8 to 12 inches of snow to Southern New England

The local office of the National Weather Service is taking a potential weekend storm seriously enough to post a special message about it.

Jan 25, 2022
Michael Madsen's Son Hudson Dead at 26

Michael Madsen's Son Hudson Dead at 26

Reservoir Dogs actor Michael Madsen is mourning the loss of his 26-year-old son Hudson. As the family told Metro, "We are heartbroken and overwhelmed with grief and pain."

Jan 25, 2022
Cardi B awarded almost £1m in damages in libel case against gossip blogger

Cardi B awarded almost £1m in damages in libel case against gossip blogger

The New York rapper said that false allegations made by YouTube channel host Tasha K damaged her reputation and her mental health

Jan 25, 2022
Testing Intel’s 12th-gen Alder Lake laptop CPUs: Many cores make light work

Testing Intel’s 12th-gen Alder Lake laptop CPUs: Many cores make light work

The size of the speed improvements depends on the work you're doing.

Jan 25, 2022
Biden administration weighing 'severe' Russia sanctions in case of Ukraine invasion

Biden administration weighing 'severe' Russia sanctions in case of Ukraine invasion

The Biden administration is continuing to prepare a "range of severe economic measures" to impose on Russia if it further attempts an invasion into Ukraine, with senior officials saying sanctions being considered would have "massive consequences" for Moscow's…

Jan 25, 2022
IRS letter 6419 for child tax credit may have inaccurate information

IRS letter 6419 for child tax credit may have inaccurate information

Parents may want to take an extra close look at IRS Letter 6419 before they file their taxes. Early reports indicate some errors possible.

Jan 25, 2022
Rob Gronkowski's NFL future may not be tied to Tom Brady

Rob Gronkowski's NFL future may not be tied to Tom Brady

Much like longtime friend and teammate Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski is also thinking about his NFL future.

Jan 25, 2022
SAT will soon be all-digital and shortened from 3 hours to 2

SAT will soon be all-digital and shortened from 3 hours to 2

The SAT taken by prospective college students across the country will go all-digital starting in 2024 and will be an hour shorter, the College Board announced in a statement Tuesday.

Jan 25, 2022

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Sports

What’s being said nationally after ex-Lions QB Matthew Stafford makes first NFC championship game

What’s being said nationally after ex-Lions QB Matthew Stafford makes first NFC championship game

Stafford has won consecutively in the postseason after not winning a playoff game through an NFL record 185 career starts.

Jan 24, 2022
Lakers vs. Nets Preview, Starting Time, TV Schedule and Injury Report

Lakers vs. Nets Preview, Starting Time, TV Schedule and Injury Report

It’s time to let the young Lakers play more, because they’ve proven all season that they can contribute to winning basketball.

Jan 25, 2022
The fight, the blindside block, the players-only meeting: Six moments that define the essence of Joe Burrow

The fight, the blindside block, the players-only meeting: Six moments that define the essence of Joe Burrow

No doubt there were lots of eye-popping highlights, but much of what separates the good from the great at quarterback are the intangibles.

Jan 25, 2022
Chiefs fans take a page from Bills Mafia playbook, begin donating to Oishei Children's Hospital

Chiefs fans take a page from Bills Mafia playbook, begin donating to Oishei Children's Hospital

Oishei to provide update on funds raised Wednesday

Jan 25, 2022
Breezy Johnson Will Miss the Olympics With Injured Knee

Breezy Johnson Will Miss the Olympics With Injured Knee

Johnson has crashed in training twice this month, leaving her with a battered knee. Her withdrawal means the field is wide open for the women’s downhill on Feb. 15.

Jan 25, 2022
In beating Packers, 49ers and DeMeco Ryans showed it isn't always about the quarterback

In beating Packers, 49ers and DeMeco Ryans showed it isn't always about the quarterback

NFL Insider: Aaron Rodgers and Green Bay are toast, and so is the notion that this season will be entirely defined by the passing game.

Jan 25, 2022
Celtics at the trade deadline: Logical fit for a Dennis Schröder deal, building around the Jays and other roster moves

Celtics at the trade deadline: Logical fit for a Dennis Schröder deal, building around the Jays and other roster moves

Jay King and former NBA exec John Hollinger discuss potential roster moves for the Celtics with the Feb. 10 trade deadline approaching.

Jan 25, 2022
2022 NFL playoff picks, bracket: Bengals shock Chiefs in AFC Championship, 49ers stun Rams in NFC title game

2022 NFL playoff picks, bracket: Bengals shock Chiefs in AFC Championship, 49ers stun Rams in NFC title game

Wondering who's going to be playing in Super Bowl LVI? You've come to the right place to find out

Jan 25, 2022
Top NFL free agents for 2022

Top NFL free agents for 2022

Who are the names to watch for in this offseason's free agency? Which wide receivers, edge rushers and offensive tackles are set to make big money? And who is the top free-agent QB?

Jan 25, 2022
Eagles 2022 free agents

Eagles 2022 free agents

An early look at what the Eagles might do with the roster as free agency approaches.

Jan 25, 2022

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Business

Bitcoin climbs into positive territory after falling below $33,000 to a new low

Bitcoin climbs into positive territory after falling below $33,000 to a new low

Bitcoin climbed into positive territory after falling below $33,000 to a new low.

Jan 24, 2022
Cramer's Mad Money Recap 1/24: JPMorgan Chase, Netflix, Kohl's

Cramer's Mad Money Recap 1/24: JPMorgan Chase, Netflix, Kohl's

Smart investors make a plan and stick to it, says Jim Cramer. Those who were prepared for Monday's weakness should be happy.

Jan 25, 2022
Crypto prices mixed after US markets see-saw on Monday

Crypto prices mixed after US markets see-saw on Monday

Cryptocurrencies were mixed early Tuesday morning with Bitcoin higher, but rivals Ethereum and Dogecoin both logging losses.

Jan 25, 2022
Spring is in the ... housing market? Home prices are surging early this year. Here's why.

Spring is in the ... housing market? Home prices are surging early this year. Here's why.

The early reversal is being attributed to historically low levels of inventory and homebuyers trying to lock in mortgage rates before they go up.

Jan 25, 2022
The Market Sell-Off Reversed, but Investors Remain Anxious

The Market Sell-Off Reversed, but Investors Remain Anxious

Stocks recovered after a sharp drop, but they are looking shaky again.

Jan 25, 2022
Plaid’s new privacy controls let you manage your financial data from a single hub

Plaid’s new privacy controls let you manage your financial data from a single hub

Plaid, the service that links your bank account to financial apps like Coinbase, Robinhood, Venmo, and more, has rolled out a privacy portal that lets you manage which connected apps have access to your financial information.

Jan 25, 2022
Today's mortgage rates stick at money-saving levels across all terms | Jan. 25, 2022

Today's mortgage rates stick at money-saving levels across all terms | Jan. 25, 2022

Check out the mortgage rates for Jan. 25, 2022, which are unchanged from yesterday.

Jan 25, 2022
FTC sues to block Lockheed Martin acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne

FTC sues to block Lockheed Martin acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne

The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday moved to block Lockheed Martin's planned acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne.

Jan 25, 2022
Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting

Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting

Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting will be held in person on April 30 after two years of virtual gathering due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Jan 25, 2022
Walmart makes an investment in vertical farming start-up Plenty

Walmart makes an investment in vertical farming start-up Plenty

The big-box retailer will carry leafy greens from Plenty in all of its California stores later this year.

Jan 25, 2022

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Health

Omicron's Radical Evolution

Omicron's Radical Evolution

As nurses and doctors struggle with a record-breaking wave of omicron cases, evolutionary biologists are engaged in a struggle of their own: figuring out how...

Jan 24, 2022
What NYC Dog Owners Should Know About Leptospirosis

What NYC Dog Owners Should Know About Leptospirosis

The Health Department did not confirm reports of an outbreak of the bacterial disease linked to McCarren Park, but said it was working with the Parks Department to keep out the rats that spread the illness.

Jan 25, 2022
This Is How Long You Stay Contagious With COVID, Data Shows

This Is How Long You Stay Contagious With COVID, Data Shows

Amid changing guidelines on isolation, this is what data has to say in terms of how many days you could stay contagious with COVID.

Jan 24, 2022
Omicron Covid strain evolved in mice – Chinese study

Omicron Covid strain evolved in mice – Chinese study

A newly-released report by Chinese scientists has identified mice as the “most likely” host for the evolution of the Omicron Covid variant

Jan 25, 2022
We're Only At 'Halfway Mark' Of Pandemic: WHO Official

We're Only At 'Halfway Mark' Of Pandemic: WHO Official

The top COVID-19 envoy at the World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday claimed that we’re only at the “halfway mark” of the pandemic. The worldwide scourge of COVID-19 last week entered its third year in the U.S., which means David Nabarro, the WHO’s special…

Jan 24, 2022
New CPR guidance addresses more contagious COVID-19 variants amidst evolving pandemic

New CPR guidance addresses more contagious COVID-19 variants amidst evolving pandemic

DALLAS, January 24, 2022 — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Heart Association and collaborating organizations, including the American...

Jan 24, 2022
Shingles: Three early warning signs 'several days before the rash appears'

Shingles: Three early warning signs 'several days before the rash appears'

SHINGLES is activated by the herpes zoster virus that lies dormant within the body following a chickenpox infection, usually caught in childhood. Here are the warning signs.

Jan 24, 2022
Blood proteins could be the key to a long and healthy life, study finds

Blood proteins could be the key to a long and healthy life, study finds

Two blood proteins have been shown by scientists to influence how long and healthy a life we live, research suggests.

Jan 24, 2022
Women ages 35 and younger are 44% more likely to have an ischemic stroke than male peers

Women ages 35 and younger are 44% more likely to have an ischemic stroke than male peers

Research Highlights: Women ages 35 years and younger were 44% more likely to have an ischemic stroke (caused by blockages of blood vessels in the brain) than...

Jan 24, 2022
Man thought he had a hernia, but doctors found female genitalia in bulge

Man thought he had a hernia, but doctors found female genitalia in bulge

A 67-year-old man went to a hospital for swelling in his groin and was diagnosed with a hernia, but doctors instead found a uterus and other genitalia.

Jan 24, 2022

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Technology

Recipe app Pestle helps you organize, plan, and cook hands-free or with friends on FaceTime

Recipe app Pestle helps you organize, plan, and cook hands-free or with friends on FaceTime

A newly launched recipe app called Pestle aims to do more than provide a place to save and organize your favorite recipes. The app, from indie developer Will Bishop, also helps you plan meals, create shopping lists, keep up with new recipes from creators and …

Jan 24, 2022
Dark Souls 3 Servers Shut Down Due to Critical RCE Bug

Dark Souls 3 Servers Shut Down Due to Critical RCE Bug

The bug can allow attackers to remotely execute code on gamers’ computers. The devs temporarily deactivated PvP servers across multiple affected versions.

Jan 24, 2022
Steam Deck's dynamic cloud sync lets you jump to PC without shutting games down

Steam Deck's dynamic cloud sync lets you jump to PC without shutting games down

A new Steam feature will let you seamlessly move from Steam Deck to PC when you suspend a game

Jan 24, 2022
What PS Plus Games for February 2022 Do You Want?

What PS Plus Games for February 2022 Do You Want?

When will PS Plus be announced?

Jan 25, 2022
Apple pays record $100,500 to student who found Mac webcam hack

Apple pays record $100,500 to student who found Mac webcam hack

A cyber security student has shown Apple how hacking its Mac webcams can then also leave devices fully open to hackers, earning him $100,500 from the company's bug bounty program.

Jan 25, 2022
MSI GE76 Raider Laptop Review: With Alder Lake and RTX 3080 Ti to gaming heaven

MSI GE76 Raider Laptop Review: With Alder Lake and RTX 3080 Ti to gaming heaven

We review the MSI GE76 Raider in the configuration with Core i9-12900HK, GeForce RTX 3080 Ti, and 360 Hz panel.

Jan 25, 2022
How to Download Everything Amazon Knows About You (It's a Lot)

How to Download Everything Amazon Knows About You (It's a Lot)

Alexa has been keeping tabs on you. Here's how to see what it knows.

Jan 25, 2022
Elgato launches Stream Deck Pedal and official Discord plugin

Elgato launches Stream Deck Pedal and official Discord plugin

Elgato is launching a new Stream Deck Pedal. It provides hands-free access to Stream Deck commands and tools.

Jan 25, 2022
Bug Briefly Shows All PS4 Trophies as PS3 Games, Sparking More Backwards Compatibility Rumours

Bug Briefly Shows All PS4 Trophies as PS3 Games, Sparking More Backwards Compatibility Rumours

A recent bug on the PlayStation Network briefly displayed all PlayStation 4 trophies as if they had come from PlayStation 3 games, causing further rumours around unannounced backwards compatibility plans.

Jan 25, 2022
Elden Ring is roughly 30 hours long and that's great news

Elden Ring is roughly 30 hours long and that's great news

According to From Software producer Yasuhiro Kitao, Elden Ring will take roughly 30 hours to beat, with dozens more hours of side content on top.

Jan 25, 2022

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Science

Solar Sails Like on NASA's NEA Scout Mission Could Be the Key to Future Interstellar Space Travel

Solar Sails Like on NASA's NEA Scout Mission Could Be the Key to Future Interstellar Space Travel

We might one day travel to distant worlds just by catching rays of light.

Jan 24, 2022
Team demonstrates molecular electronics sensors on a semiconductor chip

Team demonstrates molecular electronics sensors on a semiconductor chip

The first molecular electronics chip has been developed, realizing a 50-year-old goal of integrating single molecules into circuits to achieve the ultimate scaling limits of Moore's Law. Developed by Roswell Biotechnologies and a multi-disciplinary team of le…

Jan 24, 2022
It's time to take reproduction in space seriously

It's time to take reproduction in space seriously

Researchers say that more science is needed on how humans and other mammals can reproduce in space

Jan 25, 2022
To my surprise and elation, the Webb Space Telescope is really going to work

To my surprise and elation, the Webb Space Telescope is really going to work

At times, it remains difficult to believe this is really happening.

Jan 25, 2022
Cracking chimpanzee culture

Cracking chimpanzee culture

Chimpanzees don't automatically know what to do when they come across nuts and stones. Researchers at the University of Zurich have now used field experiments to show that chimpanzees thus do not simply invent nut cracking with tools, but need to learn such c…

Jan 24, 2022
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away... a massive black hole spewed out gases that probably helped make stars

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away... a massive black hole spewed out gases that probably helped make stars

As it destroys so it creates

Jan 24, 2022
Kombucha cultures make excellent sustainable water filters, study finds

Kombucha cultures make excellent sustainable water filters, study finds

SCOBY-based membranes are more effective than commercial ones at preventing biofilms.

Jan 24, 2022
Whales Have a Unique Way to Avoid Choking

Whales Have a Unique Way to Avoid Choking

Researchers say an 'oral plug' seals off airways from water during lunge feeding

Jan 24, 2022
Saturn's ice moon could be a 'stealth' ocean world hospitable to life

Saturn's ice moon could be a 'stealth' ocean world hospitable to life

Saturn's innermost moon Mimas, which resembles the Death Star from Star Wars thanks to a giant crater, may be a "stealth" ocean world, containing a hidden ocean beneath a thick shell of ice.

Jan 24, 2022
Asteroid Larger Than Two Statues of Liberty Approaching Earth

Asteroid Larger Than Two Statues of Liberty Approaching Earth

The huge сelestial body is expected to shoot past Earth at around 9,500 miles (15,288 kilometres) per hour on 24 January.

Jan 23, 2022

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Entertaiment

Russian YouTuber's retractable lightsaber earns Guinness World Record

Russian YouTuber's retractable lightsaber earns Guinness World Record

A Russian YouTuber has been recognized by Guinness World Records as the inventor of the world's first retractable lightsaber.

Jan 24, 2022
The 2022 Newbery and Caldecott Medal winners honor tales about the apocalypse, heritage and history

The 2022 Newbery and Caldecott Medal winners honor tales about the apocalypse, heritage and history

Winners of the American Library Association's Youth Media Awards include the Latina-led tale "The Last Cuentista" and autobiographical picture book "Watercress."

Jan 24, 2022
Kartik Aaryan said will walk out of Shehzada, was 'extremely unprofessional': Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo producer

Kartik Aaryan said will walk out of Shehzada, was 'extremely unprofessional': Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo producer

The Hindi remake of Allu Arjun2019s Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo titled Shehzada, stars Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon in the leads.

Jan 24, 2022
Fredrik Eklund Leaves Bravo’s ‘Million Dollar Listing’

Fredrik Eklund Leaves Bravo’s ‘Million Dollar Listing’

Popular on Variety After spending nine seasons as a main cast member on Bravo’s “Million Dollar Listing New York” and appearing on two seasons of its sister series “Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles,” realtor Fredrik Eklund is officially leaving the luxury r…

Jan 24, 2022
‘Batgirl’ Casts Trans Actress as First Trans Character in DC Comics Live Action Film

‘Batgirl’ Casts Trans Actress as First Trans Character in DC Comics Live Action Film

Ivory Aquino will portray Alysia Yeoh in HBO Max movie

Jan 25, 2022
China gives 'Fight Club' new ending where authorities win

China gives 'Fight Club' new ending where authorities win

BEIJING - The first rule of Fight Club in China? Don't mention the original ending. The second rule of Fight Club in China? Change it so the police win.

Jan 25, 2022
The Latest Pop Culture and Entertainment News: Live Updates

The Latest Pop Culture and Entertainment News: Live Updates

Audiences are enthusiastic, but casts are vulnerable, as companies travel from city to city, trying to revive a key part of the theater economy.

Jan 25, 2022
Chris Noth Fired From 'The Equalizer' — Read Queen Latifah's Response

Chris Noth Fired From 'The Equalizer' — Read Queen Latifah's Response

Just over a month after Chris Noth was fired from CBS’ The Equalizer, series star Queen Latifah has addressed the “delicate situation” involving sexual assault allegations against her former co-star. “It’s still surreal. It’s such a dicey, delicate situation …

Jan 25, 2022
Priyanka Chopra hinted at expecting a baby with Nick Jonas months ago

Priyanka Chopra hinted at expecting a baby with Nick Jonas months ago

The actress’ routine in Netflix’s “Jonas Brothers Family Roast,” which premiered in November, resurfaced after she and the singer welcomed a baby via surrogate.

Jan 25, 2022
Apex Legends studio Respawn is making three new Star Wars games

Apex Legends studio Respawn is making three new Star Wars games

Respawn, the EA studio behind Apex Legends and Titanfall, has announced three new Star Wars games in development, including an FPS and a sequel to Jedi: Fallen Order.

Jan 25, 2022

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    How The DCA Army Will Drive A $1 Million Bitcoin Price

    How The DCA Army Will Drive A $1 Million Bitcoin Price

    The entire supply of bitcoin will eventually go to the zealot DCA army, bringing enough fiat into BTC that fiat ceases to exist.

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    'Palpable in the water:' US women's water polo looks to its leader in gold-medal moment

    'Palpable in the water:' US women's water polo looks to its leader in gold-medal moment

    Goalkeeper Ashleigh Johnson made 11 saves as the U.S. women's water polo team easily beat Spain 14-5 to win its third consecutive Olympic gold medal.

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    Putin says Russian navy can carry out 'unpreventable strike' if needed

    Putin says Russian navy can carry out 'unpreventable strike' if needed

    "We are capable of detecting any underwater, above-water, airborne enemy and, if required, carry out an unpreventable strike against it," Putin said.

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    Cramer’s week ahead: The stock market can keep climbing 'now that the Fed remains our friend'

    Cramer’s week ahead: The stock market can keep climbing 'now that the Fed remains our friend'

    CNBC's Jim Cramer looks ahead to next week's major corporate earnings reports, which will include numbers from Disney, Alibaba and Coinbase.

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    FCC considers new rules to stop scammers from hijacking your cell phone

    FCC considers new rules to stop scammers from hijacking your cell phone

    The Federal Communications Commission is seeking to update rules around cell phone service to try to curb SIM swapping scams and port-out fraud, two ways fraudsters can access a person’s cell phone account.

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    Bi-Mart in Oregon, Washington, Idaho will transfer pharmacy services to Walgreens

    Bi-Mart in Oregon, Washington, Idaho will transfer pharmacy services to Walgreens

    Bi-Mart announced it has made an agreement to transition pharmacy services at stores across Oregon, Idaho and Washington to Walgreens. Officials say the store plans to focus on strengthening store operations and expand across the Pacific Northwest. Prescript…

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