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Kay Hansen reacts to $37k bet on her, Ronda Rousey props after UFC on ESPN 12

Strawweight Kay Hansen was in line at Starbucks when UFC matchmakers called. Less than one week later, she had a new contract, octagon win and props from her MMA inspiration. Hansen spoke to reporters after her first-round armbar of Jinh Yu Frey on the prelims of UFC on ESPN 12, which took place on Saturday […]

Lifestyle

New study confirms high prevalence of depression during the menopause transition

Depression has been shown to be prevalent during menopause, affecting as many as 70% of women transitioning into menopause. A new study not only confirms the high prevalence of depression but also the greatest risk factors for it in postmenopausal women, as well as any relationships with anxiety and fear of death. Study results are […]

Business

Credit Suisse taps Santangelo as global co-head of healthcare

Credit Suisse Group AG (CSGN.S) has named Rob Santangelo as a global co-head of its healthcare investment banking group. Santangelo, who is based in New York, will report to Robin Rankin, the Swiss bank’s coverage and advisory head of global healthcare, retail and consumer products, and Latin America, the memo said. Santangelo will work alongside […]

Technology

Facebook is introducing a dark mode for mobile

After launching a dark mode for its desktop interface, Facebook confirms it is testing a dark mode for its mobile apps as well. As first noted by SocialMedia Today, Facebook has made the dark mode available to a very small percentage of people globally, a spokesperson said in an email Sunday. The mobile version of […]

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Labour’s Keir Starmer tries to build bridges with military on Armed Forces Day

Labour today launches a bid to restore its reputation among Britain’s military as the nation marks Armed Forces Day. Party leader Keir Starmer pledged to “listen and learn” from veterans, soldiers, sailors, airmen and their families as he unveiled a new programme of engagement with the Forces. Labour insiders admit the party’s image suffered during […]

Sport

UFC on ESPN 12 main card and prelims land at top spots for Saturday cable ratings

The main event war between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker helped UFC on ESPN 12 lead all ratings for programming on cable this past Saturday night. According to the Nielsen Ratings System, the UFC on ESPN 12 main card averaged 1.070 million viewers over the course of the broadcast along with a .43 rating in […]

Lifestyle

Breast cancer drug, olaparib, depletes store of immature eggs in mouse ovaries

Australian researchers have shown for the first time that a new drug used to treat breast cancer patients damages the store of immature eggs in the ovaries of mice. The authors of the study, which is published today in Human Reproduction, one of the world’s leading reproductive medicine journals, say the drug olaparib is being […]

Business

Goldman Sachs says it’s climbing toward Fed’s capital demands

Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) has already boosted capital measures and is working to meet the Federal Reserve’s benchmark for October, the Wall Street bank said in a statement on Monday. Investors and analysts were eager to hear Goldman’s announcement because the bank fared worse than rivals on the Fed’s stress test last week, sending […]

Technology

2020 iPhones won’t come with a power adapter or earbuds, says Kuo

This year’s new iPhones might not have as much in the box as you’re used to. According to well-connected analyst Ming-chi Kuo, Apple is planning to stop including a power adapter and EarPods in the box with 2020 models, and will even remove the power adapter from the new iPhone SE’s packaging later this year. […]

News

Starbucks barista gets £47k in tips after refusing to serve unmasked woman

A Starbucks barista is set to receive more than £47,000 [$58,000] in tips after a customer tried to shame him for not serving her while she was not wearing a mask. Amber Lynn Gilles blasted the barista on Facebook for refusing to serve her at a Starbucks in San Diego California on June 22. The […]