John Fleck: Sheffield United midfielder ‘conscious in hospital’ after collapse

John Fleck: Sheffield United midfielder 'conscious in hospital' after collapse

Paramedics and both teams’ medical staff were called on quickly to treat John Fleck after he collapsed Sheffield United midfielder John Fleck is conscious in hospital after collapsing during their win at Reading. Fleck was taken off on a stretcher after receiving lengthy treatment on the pitch early in the second half. The Scotland international, … Read more

EU threatens to blacklist airlines linked to border influx | European Union

The EU has published a draft law that would blacklist airlines and travel operators that fly people to countries on its borders as part of attempts to destabilise the bloc, in its latest response to the crisis at the Poland-Belarus border. The proposal does not specifically mention Belarus, whose authoritarian leader, Alexander Lukashenko, is accused … Read more

Random: Xbox’s 20th Anniversary ‘Metaverse’ Acknowledges The Time It Tried To Acquire Nintendo

Random: Xbox's 20th Anniversary 'Metaverse' Acknowledges The Time It Tried To Acquire Nintendo

Xbox, as you’ve probably heard by now, is currently celebrating its 20th anniversary. It’s come a long way over the past few decades, and as part of this milestone, it’s gone and created a virtual museum, which some users and media outlets are referring to as a ‘metaverse’, where you run around as an avatar … Read more

Stance Introduces Athleisure Apparel Label Lookbook

Stance is expanding upon its fashion business with socks and accessories with a new Athleisure Apparel label. The series of collections, which focuses on target wants and needs within specific lifestyles, swells beyond its original core products – socks, T-shirts and underwear – to offer an end-all approach to fashion. The introduction ushers in four new … Read more

SARAH VINE: My anxiety was like a house crumbling around me. Pills could never fix the root cause 

SARAH VINE: You will never find me judging anyone who is taking — or has ever taken — antidepressants, or the doctors and mental health professionals who, when faced with patients at their wits' end, write a prescription for them (file photo)

Rifling through some old papers the other day, I came across a letter from a psychiatrist to whom my doctor referred me back in 2012. There, in black and white, was a stark analysis of my mental state at the time, the maelstrom of emotions I was experiencing, the confusion, anxiety, guilt, panic, worry — … Read more

A Whopping 301 Newly Confirmed Exoplanets – Discovered With New Deep Neural Network ExoMiner

Transit Method

“Unlike other exoplanet-detecting machine learning programs, ExoMiner isn’t a black box – there is no mystery as to why it decides something is a planet or not,” said Jon Jenkins, exoplanet scientist at NASA’s Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley. “We can easily explain which features in the data lead ExoMiner to reject or … Read more

Amazon Nears Deal to Make Mass Effect TV Series

Amazon Nears Deal to Make Mass Effect TV Series

Amazon Studios is nearing a deal to develop a Mass Effect TV series based on BioWare’s popular sci-fi RPG. In a report about Amazon’s success with the recent Wheel of Time adaptation, Deadline says Amazon is readying more adaptations for popular franchises, including Mass Effect. The report notes that the deal is nearing, meaning Amazon … Read more

‘House of Gucci’ fashion is true to the brand’s ‘toxic family’

'House of Gucci' fashion is true to the brand's 'toxic family'

Gucci! “It was a name that sounded so sweet, so seductive,” purrs Lady Gaga in the opening of “House of Gucci,” the new movie about the 1995 murder that rocked the historic fashion house. “[It was] synonymous with wealth, style, power,” she continues in voiceover. “But the name was a curse, too.” What an understatement! … Read more