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As sea levels rise, Venice fights to stay above the waterline

While climatologists use highly technical instruments and satellites to measure rise in global sea levels, Venetians suggest a much simpler method: just count the steps of centuries-old buildings that are now under water. “When the palazzos on the Grand Canal were built around the 16th century, the main sea level was below the first step,” […]

Washington faces decisions with Jordan Reed, Ryan Kerrigan, Adrian Peterson

By hiring Ron Rivera on Dec. 31, Washington got a head start on its evaluation of the roster. That led to Friday’s roster moves, with the team cutting receiver Paul Richardson, cornerback Josh Norman, defensive lineman Chris Odom and safety Kenny Ladler. It freed up some $16 million in cap space. “The biggest thing that […]

Gwyneth Paltrow Feels She Failed as a Mother

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow has admitted that she failed as a mother by making her teenage daughter cry during a “road rage” incident. During her appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, the Oscar-winning actress, 47, confessed that Apple, 15, finds her mortifying, reports She is mother to daughter Apple and son Moses, 13, from her […]

Regulators should allow RTL and ProSieben to merge: Rabe

Thomas Rabe’s comments – in an interview with Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung published on Sunday – come as European broadcasters explore ways to join forces against the onslaught from established players Netflix and Amazon Prime that are now being joined by Disney and Apple. “It is vital that sensible partnerships, and even large mergers, are allowed […]

Australian dentist wants to know who wrote that negative Google review

An Australian court has ordered Google to identify an anonymous user who gave a negative review to a Melbourne dental surgeon, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports. Dr. Matthew Kabbabe says a reviewer’s comment posted about three months ago urged others to “stay away” from his practice, which damaged his business. Under the judge’s ruling, Google […]

Two killed as U.K. hit with strong winds and flooding for a second straight weekend

Rescuers found a body in rough seas following an extensive search Saturday off the coast of southeast England, as Britain faced a second straight weekend of wild winter weather and flooding from Storm Dennis. The body was discovered by a lifeboat from the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) and brought to shore, a spokesman for […]

Landry Jones passes for 305 yards in first game in 777 days

Landry Jones became the face of the XFL when the startup league made him the first signee. Jones missed last week’s opener with a knee injury, so Sunday marked his first start in 777 days. “It felt great,” Jones said in his postgame interview with ABC. The Dallas Renegades (who play in Arlington) got their […]

Green Tea Plus Exercise May Reduce Fatty Liver Disease

People suffering from non-alcoholic fatty liver disease may benefit from regular exercise and replacing high-calorie beverages with decaffeinated, diet green tea, suggests new research. The researchers found that a combination of green tea extract and exercise reduced the severity of obesity-related fatty liver disease by 75 per cent in mice fed a high-fat diet. Although […]

Toyota to resume China output at three plants next week

Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) said on Saturday it plans to resume output at three of its four main auto plants in China next week. The resumption of production had initially been slated for Feb. 3 following the Chinese Lunar New Year holidays, but was delayed because of the new coronavirus outbreak in China. Operations at […]

Canceling your Stadia Pro subscription is easy, and you won’t lose your paid games

If you were an early adopter of Google Stadia who purchased the Founder’s Edition in November 2019 and promptly activated your service, your complimentary three-month trial of Stadia Pro will soon come to an end. And depending on when your Buddy Pass was activated, that might be expiring soon, too. Unless you want to start […]