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Wife pays tribute to pilot who died in light aircraft crash near Lake District

Tributes have been paid to a light aircraft pilot who died after his plane came down in the Lake District this weekend. David Bolton, 44, from Nottingham, was flying his aircraft at Troutbeck in Cumbria when it crashed just before 3pm on Sunday, October 11. Mr Bolton was a devoted dad and a senior executive […]

Sport

Chase Claypool makes history

The Steelers powered to 4-0 for the first time since 1979 in large part because rookie receiver Chase Claypool scored four touchdowns in only his fourth NFL game. According to the NFL, Claypool is only the third rookie receiver to score four touchdowns in a game in league history, joining Jerry Butler (1979) and Harlon […]

Lifestyle

Scientists develop new ‘precision medicine’ approach to treating damaged DNA in pancreatic cancer

Scientists have developed a new “precision medicine” approach to treating the damaged DNA in the cancer cells of Pancreatic Cancer patients. The findings mark an important step forward for potential treatment options for pancreatic cancer, improving the options and outcomes for a disease where survival rates have remained stubbornly low. The study detailing the approach—led […]

Business

Investors urge heavy carbon emitters to set science-based reduction targets

Investors managing around $20 trillion in assets on Tuesday called on the heaviest corporate emitters of greenhouse gases to set science-based targets on the way to net zero carbon emissions by mid-century. AXA Group and Nikko Asset Management Co are among 137 investors urging 1,800 companies responsible for a quarter of global emissions to act, […]

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Woman who contracted rare brain stem tumour died just before marrying fiancé

A young woman who contracted a rare brain stem tumour died just before marrying her fiancé. Rachel Scowcroft, 25, was diagnosed with the condition 10 months ago. She had planned a “dream wedding” for herself and partner Adam Wilson – but passed away before it at her home in Bolton, Greater Manchester, on October 2. […]

Sport

Logan Ryan on Dak Prescott: It was a routine tackle with no ill will

Logan Ryan has 525 career tackles after making nine Sunday. One of those he will never forget. His tackle of Dak Prescott in the third quarter began innocently enough. “That was nothing but a routine tackle with two competitors,” Ryan said. “He’s trying to stiff arm me while I’m trying to tackle him and punch […]

Lifestyle

Robust networks that persist into old age

Being able to grow old and die in one’s own home is something people want, including those who live alone. Behind the life situation of the latter one finds many different relationship constellations and support networks. As soon as their need for help and care becomes more pronounced, non-kin carers such as friends or neighbors […]

Business

Apple and Amazon drive rally on Wall Street

Wall Street ended sharply higher on Monday, fueled by expectations of a coronavirus relief package and by a rally in Amazon, Apple and other technology stocks ahead quarterly earnings season. Apple Inc jumped 6.4%, adding $128 billion to its stock market value, ahead of an event on Tuesday, when it is expected to unveil its […]

Technology

We need to talk about the cost of next-gen video games

Next-gen video games cost £70 – this is something that has become apparent in the last month. Sony, with the in-demand PlayStation 5 near launch, has decided Demon’s Souls, Destruction AllStars, and Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales Ultimate Edition all cost £69.99 each. On ShopTo, Gran Turismo 7 costs £69.85 – 14 pence cheaper than RRP. […]