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League Cup draw: Man City, Liverpool, Spurs drawn away in 3rd round

The Premier League’s big(gest) boys are set to join the League Cup party in the next round, with last season’s top-seven sides learning their third-round opponents during Wednesday’s draw. Defending League Cup holders Manchester City will begin their defense away to EFL Championship side Preston North End, while their PL title rivals Liverpool will visit […]

First day of school photo showing 8-year-old comfort classmate with autism goes viral: ‘He helped me and I was happy’

A heartwarming moment went viral after an 8-year-old boy lent a helping hand to a peer in distress. On the first day of school in Wichita, Kan., Christian Moore reportedly saw another student crying, so he walked over, took his hand and helped walk the upset schoolmate into the building. What Moore didn’t know at […]

BP to quit Alaska after 60 years with $5.6 billion sale to Hilcorp

British oil major BP Plc on Tuesday agreed to sell all its Alaskan properties for $5.6 billion to privately held Hilcorp Energy Co, exiting a region where it operated for 60 years. The deal, which includes interests in the most prolific oil field in U.S. history at Prudhoe Bay, and the 800-mile (1,300-km) Trans Alaska […]

Russian spacecraft carrying robot docks with space station: TASS

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a humanoid robot docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Tuesday, TASS news agency reported, citing a live broadcast. The FEDOR (Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research) robot is on a planned mission to support the crew and test its skills. It will stay on the station until Sept. 7. […]

Four staff members in Florida allegedly pushed, shoved and stepped on a mentally disabled woman’s head while she was under their care.

Surveillance video shows four caretakers in a Florida group home involved in the alleged abuse of a mentally disabled woman who was pushed, shoved and had her head stepped on. Breneisha Blunt, Shaneka Hester, Jaleyah Wiggins and Carolyn Joe were all charged with aggravated abuse of a disabled adult after police were called to check […]

NTT IndyCar Series championship just got more difficult for Rossi and Dixon

Alexander Rossi and Scott Dixon are down, but not out, of the battle for the 2019 NTT IndyCar Series championship. But as the series heads to Portland International Raceway for Sunday’s Grand Prix of Portland, their quest has become much more difficult. Both drivers lost points to championship leader Josef Newgarden in last Saturday’s Bommarito […]

Popeyes announces chicken sandwich has sold out month early, expected to be gone by end of week

What’s deep-fried and unavailable at the end of this week? That’s right – Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich has sold out across the country in less than a month because apparently, it’s just that good. POPEYES ‘CHICKEN WAR’ SPARKS CHAOS, EMPLOYEE FRUSTRATION: ‘SOMEBODY CALLED ME MR. SLOW A–‘ Popeyes said Tuesday that the demand for their […]

Philip Morris and Altria in merger talks as Marlboro fades and e-cigs light up

Marlboro maker Philip Morris International Inc (PM.N) said on Tuesday it was in talks to reunite in a merger with Altria Group Inc (MO.N) following its 2008 spin-off, as the tobacco giants seek to pool resources in the fast growing e-cigarette market. The merger between the two companies, the biggest ever in the consumer sector […]

Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey review – a unique adventure through time

Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey is a brave game – not only because it’s an absolute headache to play for the first few hours, but because it’s wholly unique. It’s brave because it’s an educational game that has absolutely zero concern with being cool, badass, or trendy. Developer Panache, led by Assassin’s Creed creator Patrice Desilets, […]

Purdue Pharma and Johnson & Johnson opioid cases expose Big Pharma’s addiction lies

On Monday, an Oklahoma judge sided with the state’s attorney general, Mike Hunter, and fined opioid maker Johnson & Johnson a whopping $572 million.  Lawyers for Purdue Pharma and its owners, the Sackler family, had offered to settle more than 2,000 lawsuits against the company for $10 billion to $12 billion. These are big numbers, […]