eens Launch Hotline for Isolated Seniors to Listen to Pre-Recorded Jokes, Stories, and Messages of Hope

As a means of entertaining lonely adults during the novel coronavirus outbreaks, a team of Canadian high schoolers created a hotline that plays pre-recorded messages of positivity. The Joy4All project was launched by students from the Ever Active Schools recreational leadership program run by the Calgary Board of Education. The youngsters say they created the […]

Ravens see Joe Flacco’s brother as a late-round prospect

Former Towson quarterback Tom Flacco appears to be a long shot to get drafted in two weeks, but the Ravens have known Flacco since he was a kid visiting his big brother Joe at the team facility, and they think Tom has a chance. Ravens General Manager Eric Decosta says Tom Flacco has a lot […]

Obese Kids May Be At Higher Bone Fracture Risk

Researchers say that pre-school children who are overweight or obese have a higher risk of bone fractures during childhood than normal-weight pre-schoolers, The study, published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, aimed to determine if having an overweight or obese range body mass index (BMI) at time of beginning school is associated with […]

Russia’s Putin, Saudi crown prince discuss OPEC+: Kremlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed a planned OPEC+ reduction of oil output, the Kremlin said. They agreed in a phone call to continue contacts regarding this issue, the Kremlin added without disclosing details.

Microsoft’s Xbox Game Bar is getting custom widgets and its own store on Windows

Microsoft is unveiling some significant changes to its Xbox Game Bar on Windows today, including new custom widgets that any developer can build. We’ve seen Microsoft gradually improve the Game Bar with widgets, but it’s now opening it up fully today with a beta SDK to enable any developer to create custom widgets. It’s a […]

Rochelle Humes pregnant for third time with husband Marvin

Rochelle Humes is pregnant for a third time with her husband Marvin. The Saturdays singer, 31, shared the exciting news on Instagram with a sweet snap of a blackboard that reads: ‘We’re eggspecting Baby Humes.’ The photo also featured tiny white knitted slippers, a white cardigan, an ultrasound scan and Easter-themed props like eggs and […]

Falcons unveil new uniforms

The Falcons were planning on unveiling their new look next week, but since time has lost all meaning during the coronavirus outbreak, why not go ahead. The team put out photos of the new look on the team website, featuring some stylistic changes including a prominent “ATL” on the fronts of the jerseys. They also […]

Drinking Green Tea May Help Treat Food Allergies

If you are a tea lover, there is good news as researchers have revealed that consuming green tea can help combat food allergies. A food allergy occurs when your immune system over reacts to a food or a substance in a food. The study, published in the journal Frontiers in Immunology, found that drinking green […]

U.S. six-month deficit rises to $744 billion ahead of virus budget storm in April

The United States racked up a $744 billion budget deficit in the first half of fiscal 2020, up 8% from a year earlier, the Treasury said on Friday, ahead of an expected April spending explosion and withering of revenues amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Treasury said the budget deficit for March totaled $119 billion, down […]

Google launches Stadia free tier with two months of Pro starting today

Goodbye invite codes — now anybody can create a Google Stadia account. Beginning today, anybody joining Stadia will get two free months of Pro and can cancel that subscription any time before the trial ends without being charged. If you do cancel, you can still use the service for free, but with lowered resolution and […]