News

‘Tornado’ rips through town smashing glass and sending trees and fences flying

A Devon resident has described the terrifying moment a “tornado” struck in her garden, leaving trees strewn across the road. Cullompton resident Sherralyne Haynes said the storm appeared with “no warning” and tore through the area with a deafening noise. It smashed through car windows and greenhouses and ripped up gardens early on Tuesday. The […]

Lifestyle

No improvement in outcomes with rapid, high-sensitivity troponin T testing protocol at one year

Using more sensitive and frequent repeat testing of a blood test that indicates heart injury to guide the treatment of low-risk patients with symptoms of a possible heart attack resulted in patients being discharged earlier and receiving fewer cardiac stress tests but did not improve patient outcomes after one year, according to research presented at […]

Sport

Vikings sign draft picks Zach Davidson, Ihmir Smith-Marsette

The Vikings have agreed to terms with a pair of fifth-round choices Ihmir Smith-Marsette and Zach Davidson, Chris Tomasson of the Pioneer Press reports. Smith-Marsette, a receiver and kick returner from Iowa, received a four-year, $3.8 million contract, including a $318,960 signing bonus. Davidson, a tight end out of Central Missouri, receives a four-year, $3.78 […]

Business

Deutsche Post DHL hikes outlook again on ecommerce boom

German logistics company Deutsche Post (DPWGn.DE) raised its financial outlook again on Wednesday after more than tripling its operating earnings in the first quarter, predicting e-commerce will keep booming and global trade will rebound. Deutsche Post DHL raised its operating profit forecast to more than 6.7 billion euros ($8.05 billion) in 2021 and more than […]

Technology

Sega might bring back classics including Crazy Taxi, Panzer Dragoon and Virtua Fighter

Sega laid out three possible paths for reviving old games: remastering past titles to include HD animation, remaking games by adding new features while maintaining the gameplay of the original, or a full reboot in which a new game is constructed based on the look and feel of the IP. Sega in its results presentation […]

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Couple who helped in conception of 11 babies told they can’t conceive themselves

A couple who helped ten people have children by donating sperm were devastated after discovering they couldn’t conceive themselves. Despite helping to bring eleven children into the world for others desperate to become parents, Danielle-Eve and Daniel Chittenden found out they were unable to have children of their own. Now the couple are now crowdfunding […]