News

British man stacks five M&M’s, breaks Guinness World Record

A British man said it took him hours of attempts before he was able to break an unusual Guinness World Record by stacking five M&M’s candies. Will Cutbill, 23, of Solihull, England, said he had long dreamed of getting his name into the Guinness Book of World Records, but it wasn’t until the COVID-19 lockdown […]

Sport

Sean McVay: Matthew Stafford is “even better than advertised”

Sean McVay is excited about his new quarterback. The Rams head coach has been pretty clear about that since Los Angeles executed the trade to bring in Matthew Stafford. And after the team finished its offseason program, McVay extolled the quarterback’s on- and off-the-field qualities to Albert Breer of SI.com. “Bro, this dude’s a bad […]

Lifestyle

Passive smoking and air pollution linked to arthritis and poor therapy response

There is increasing evidence that environmental air pollution is associated with people developing inflammatory arthritis. At the 2021 EULAR congress, a large population-based study of French women reports passive exposure to smoking during childhood or adulthood increases the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA). A second study in Italy found that air pollution also has […]

Business

New York’s economy is America’s worst

The US economy is inching back to normal. But the recovery remains uneven and some states are lagging behind in the race to get back to pre-pandemic strength — especially New York. Although several states’ economies have already fully recovered — and are even outpacing — their pre-Covid levels of economic activity, New York is […]

Technology

OnePlus Nord CE 5G’s Open Sale in India Starts Today: Price, Best Deals and Specs

The newly launched OnePlus Nord CE 5G’s first open sale in India will start today, June 16c, at noon via OnePlus channels and Amazon. Launched on June 10 with OnePlus TV U1S at the OnePlus Summer Launch event, the smartphone’s pre-booking started the following day. Its price in India starts at Rs 22,999 for the […]

News

37-year-old Anaconda dubbed oldest snake living in captivity

A 37-year-old anaconda at a zoo in South Africa has been officially declared the oldest snake living in captivity by Guinness World Records. Paul Swires, who owned Annie the anaconda from 1989 to 2004, said he applied to have the snake, now living at the Monte Casino Bird and Reptile Park, recognized by the record-keeping […]