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Jessie Bates will not report to training camp

Bengals safety Jessie Bates was not expected to report to the start of training camp after failing to reach agreement on a long-term deal with the team before the deadline for franchise tagged players. Indeed, Bates won’t be there Tuesday with the rest of his teammates, Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reports. Since he has not […]

Lifestyle

Study identifies new links between REM sleep disturbances and drug relapse

Relapse presents a major barrier to recovery from substance use disorders—when people begin taking drugs such as cocaine again after a period of abstinence. Sleep disruptions have long been associated with drug withdrawal and relapse. Now, a new study provides a more detailed picture of recovery-related sleep that could lead to insights for better recovery […]

Business

Hint of a Fed pause opens door to Asia’s emerging markets

As the United States pushes ahead with its steepest interest rate hikes in a generation, investors are unusually poised to buy in Asia’s emerging markets, betting authorities can tame inflation without triggering the capital-flight chaos of previous cycles. While no rally is underway, steadying currency, debt and equity markets suggest investors may have already stopped […]

Technology

Steve Jobs’s Apple-1 Computer Prototype Is on the Auction Block

A rare piece of history from Apple Inc.’s storied early days in Silicon Valley will go to the highest bidder. Steve Jobs’s Apple-1 Computer prototype is being auctioned by Boston-based RR Auction, with current bids at $278,005. Bidding ends on Aug. 18. RR Auction sold the Apple-1 computer in September 2018 for $375,000.

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Delaware Will Install Free Solar Panels For Low-income Residents and Paying 70% For Moderate-incomes

A new two-year pilot program launched this month will spread the benefits of solar power to Delaware residents who otherwise would not be able to afford installing the green energy. The Solar Pilot Program from the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control seeks to test future expansion of photovoltaic systems into low- and […]

Sport

Danny Amendola retires

Danny Amendola had a chance to continue his career, but despite multiple teams calling, the receiver is instead calling it a career. “It was better than I could have ever imagined,” Amendola told Adam Schefter of ESPN about his career. Amendola is ready to pursue other interests, including having initial talks with broadcasting networks, per […]

Lifestyle

How T cells safeguard the frontline from viral infections and certain cancers

Researchers at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity (Doherty Institute) have identified how to increase the ability of tissue-resident memory T (TRM) cells to help fight viral infections and certain cancers. This discovery adds to the growing knowledge around the huge potential of T cell-based vaccines and immunotherapies. TRM cells are a type […]

Business

HeidelbergCement lowers profit outlook on high energy costs

HeidelbergCement (HEIG.DE), the world’s No.2 cement maker, on Thursday posted a 4.3% drop in second-quarter core profit, citing challenges ahead because of an unprecedented increase in energy prices. The results from current operations before depreciation and amortisation (RCOBD) were 1.13 billion euros ($1.15 billion) in the April-June period, the company said. The company confirmed its […]

Technology

NXP Semiconductors Gives Bullish Forecast on Industrial and Auto Market Demand

NXP Semiconductors NV, the second-biggest supplier of chips to the automotive industry, gave a strong forecast for the current quarter driven by demand for components used in cars. Third-quarter revenue will be $3.35 billion to $3.5 billion, NXP said Monday in a statement. That compares with an average analyst estimate of $3.32 billion. Gross margin, […]

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Religious Practices Have Preserved 125,000 Sacred Groves in India, Growing a Conservation Success

Belief in Hinduism and other folklore has an incredible capacity to protect biodiversity in India, where devotees possibly protect 125,000 sacred forest groves containing hundreds of species. Sacred groves in India are patches of land that are communally protected with religious zeal, that at the same time tend to be relic forest segments. Inside, traditions […]