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Packers NFL Trainer Searched Football Field Until 2 A.M. to Find Player’s Necklace Containing His Father’s Ashes

An unfortunate postscript to what was a brilliant evening for his team, Green Bay Packers’ running back Aaron Jones lost a necklace containing a portion of his father’s ashes in the End Zone grass. A reporter still at work in the very empty Lambeau Field noticed that at 1:45 AM on Tuesday morning, one of […]

Sport

Zac Taylor says Joe Mixon has minor ankle injury

Joe Mixon was the Bengals’ leading rusher on Thursday Night Football, carrying 16 times for 67 yards and a touchdown. But he was on the sideline for the Bengals’ game-winning drive. Bengals coach Zac Taylor said after the game that Mixon had an ankle injury, but he didn’t sound overly concerned. “I think it’s a […]

Business

U.S. SEC proposes rules urging hedge funds, endowments to disclose votes

The top U.S. securities regulator on Wednesday proposed requiring large hedge funds and endowments to disclose how they vote on executive pay, bringing this clutch of influential investors in line with other top funds that have made their pay votes public for a decade. The proposal, subject to a 60-day period of public consultation before […]

Technology

Google Cuts Revenue It Shares From Sales On Its Cloud Marketplace

Google will take a smaller cut when customers buy software from other vendors on its cloud marketplace, a report in CNBC suggested on Sunday. The Google Cloud Platform is cutting its percentage revenue share to 3 percent from 20 percent, CNBC said, citing a person familiar with the matter. “Our goal is to provide partners […]

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Man shares advert for campervan that’s a ‘reminder of terrible life choices’

In the advert, the man said he was convinced to buy the campervan by his ‘now ex-girlfriend’ who up and left, leaving behind only ‘this sad slab of misery on wheels’ A man has posted a hilarious advert for his campervan that’s a ‘reminder of terrible life choices’ – describing it as a ‘slab of […]

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Urban Meyer: Loss to Bengals “devastating, heartbreaking”

The quest for the first victory of Urban Meyer’s NFL tenure will continue at least another week after the Jacksonville Jaguars were unable to close out a win against the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday night. Despite holding a 14-0 lead at halftime, the Jaguars allowed the Bengals to get back into the game with touchdowns […]

Lifestyle

Beauty hacks test: Is ‘slugging’ the secret to perfect skin?

The hackKorean-inspired skincare trend slugging involves applying a thick layer of something like Vaseline over your usual products or on its own, usually at night. The promiseThe idea is to prevent moisture loss. It sounds simple but slugging (due to its resemblance to a slug’s trail) has divided opinion. Some call it a cost-effective hack, […]

Business

OPEC+ seen sticking to November output plans, despite $80 oil, sources say

OPEC+ is likely to stick to an existing deal to add 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) to its output for November when it meets next week, sources said, despite oil hitting a three-year high above $80 a barrel and pressure from consumers for more supply. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and allies led […]

Technology

Amazon is hijacking our emotions to put robots in our homes

There’s something in our complicated human brains that immediately develops a connection to anything with eyes. Don’t believe me? Ask the Anki Vector that lived on my desk for several months. This pocket-sized robot got my attention with its bulbous, non-threatening body. But the second it looked up at me with a quizzical look in […]

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Hairdresser says it’s ‘gross’ when people come in and haven’t washed their hair

A bridal hairdresser has said how she finds it ‘gross’ when people come in with unwashed hair – adding that it ‘smells’ and makes her job harder. Instagram star Natalie Bolyn, @thee_hair_gal, uploaded a video to social media explaining how customers coming in with dirty hair is one of her pet peeves. She said that […]