Sport

Vikings don’t think Jeff Gladney’s release will impact defense

The Vikings made cornerback Jeff Gladney a first-round pick in 2020 and players selected in that point in the proceedings are usually expected to play leading roles for their teams in the years to come. Gladney seemed to be on that path as a rookie as he started 15 games in the Minnesota secondary, but […]

Lifestyle

Ovarian cancer: Potential therapeutic target identified

A gene called DOT1L appears to play a role in progression and severity of ovarian cancer, and inhibitors of the DOT1L enzyme may offer a new therapeutic approach for the disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers say in a study published in the journal Oncogenesis. The need is clear—despite decades of work to develop […]

Business

Britain eases SPAC rules as global watchdog puts sector on watch

Britain has eased rules for so-called special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) to attract more listings to London, just as global regulators have put a watch on SPACs, which may already be peaking in popularity. After a surge in activity in SPACs or “blank check” companies on Wall Street and more recently in the European Union […]

Technology

Study: more people would buy crypto if they found it less confusing

Understanding the complete workings and mechanisms of cryptocurrency isn’t the easiest thing in the world. To the less tech-savvy, the likes of Bitcoin and Ethereum can be utterly perplexing. According to a new study, it’s this very reason why so many people have never bought digital currency. A study by PYMNTS and BitPay found that […]

News

Oregon man wins dual top prizes with identical lottery tickets

An Oregon man who made the unusual choice to buy two identical tickets for the same drawing won the top prize of $1,000 a week for life — twice. The Oregon Lottery said Zane Collins turned the $1,000 a week top prize in the Win for Life drawing into $2,000 a week by purchasing two […]