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Woman, 20, who almost died last Christmas to celebrate with two turkey dinners

Chloe Pescod has two trees to decorate this Christmas. The 20-year-old will also tuck into two turkey dinners and twice as many mince pies. Because Chloe’s family are making up for lost time – they are celebrating last Christmas, which she spent fighting for her life, alongside the festivities they feared she would never see […]

Sport

Doug Marrone not ready to say who starts at QB in Week 15

The Jaguars made a quarterback change in the second half of Sunday’s loss to the Titans. Gardner Minshew replaced Mike Glennon with the team down 31-3 in the third quarter. Glennon threw an interception to end the previous drive and was 13-of-23 for 85 yards in his third start of the season. Jaguars head coach […]

Lifestyle

Gut microbiota plays a role in brain function and mood regulation

Depression is a mental disorder that affects more than 264 million people of all ages worldwide. Understanding its mechanisms is vital for the development of effective therapeutic strategies. Scientists from the Institut Pasteur, Inserm and the CNRS recently conducted a study showing that an imbalance in the gut bacterial community can cause a reduction in […]

Business

Tata-Mistry Case: CJI SA Bobde Discloses His Son Appears for Shapoorji Firm, Lawyers Say No Objection

Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde, who is heading the bench hearing the high-stake Tata-Mistry case on Monday disclosed that his advocate son Shrinivas Bobde, has been representing a subsidiary company of Shapoorji Pallonji Group in a slum redevelopment matter for about two years. The top court is hearing cross appeals filed by Tata […]

Technology

YouTube will ban videos disputing the 2020 U.S. presidential election

President Trump has been relentless in his claims that democrats stole the 2020 election. Now that enough states have certified their results in favor of Joe Biden, YouTube will begin removing videos alleging election fraud. YouTube’s reasoning lies with the Trump campaign’s numerous court losses combined with the state certification of votes.YouTube announced today that […]

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Mum and her lover killed boy, 2, after leaving him with 39 fractures, court told

A mother and her lover killed a two-year-old boy after leaving him with 39 fractures, a court heard today. Phylesia Shirley and Kemar Brown are accused of murdering Kyrell Matthews at her home in Thornton Heath, south London. Prosecutors say Kyrell was injured on five occasions between two hours and four weeks before his death […]

Sport

Washington takes over sole possession of first place in NFC East with 23-15 win

Washington didn’t get an offensive touchdown and lost starting quarterback Alex Smith at the end of the first half. They won anyway. Washington got two defensive touchdowns and error-free play from Dwayne Haskins to beat the 49ers 23-15 on Sunday. It was Washington’s fourth win in a row and, at 6-7, it takes over sole […]

Lifestyle

A protein has been identified as a potential therapeutic target for leishmaniasis vaccines

According to the results of research led by the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM), one the various strategies deployed by the Leishmania parasite to avoid triggering the human immune system is to activate the SHP-1 protein. The parasite does this by secreting a molecule capable of interacting with the Mincle receptor expressed by antigen-presenting dendritic […]

Business

EA snaps up racing game developer Codemasters in $1.2 billion deal

Electronic Arts has leapfrogged one of its rivals with a $1.2 billion deal for UK video game developer Codemasters. EA (EA) said in a statement on Monday that it will pay £6.04 ($8.10) per share for the producer of racing games including Formula One and DIRT. That’s roughly 14% more than November’s cash and share […]

Technology

Cyberpunk 2077 draws over one million concurrent Steam players, beating Fallout 4’s record

After years of waiting and three delays, the day has finally arrived: Cyberpunk 2077 is here. It should come as little surprise to learn that the game is proving popular. So popular, in fact, that it’s already smashed Fallout 4’s record for the most concurrent players on Steam, and has already passed the one-million milestone.Cyberpunk […]