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Want To Learn Something New? Try Taking Up A Hobby!

Many people have hobbies that they love to do at home but unfortunately even the fun hobbies get stale after awhile. If you’re looking for that next great hobby endeavor then you’ve come to the right place. The following is loaded with fun hobby tips that anyone can find fascinating. Focus on your exciting new […]

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No. 3 Baylor aims for sweep of No. 17 Oklahoma State

On Tuesday night, No. 3 Baylor (19-1, 11-1 Big 12) looked like a national title contender again during a gritty 94-89 overtime win at No. 6 West Virginia to secure the school’s first Big 12 men’s basketball title. On Thursday night, Baylor returns home to try to complete a regular season sweep of No. 17 […]

Lifestyle

Researchers identify brain ion channel as new approach to treating depression

Researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have identified a drug that works against depression by a completely different mechanism than existing treatments. Their study showed that ezogabine (also known as retigabine), a drug that opens KCNQ2/3 type of potassium channels in the brain, is associated with significant improvements in depressive symptoms […]

Business

U.S. audit report cites ‘weaknesses’ in FAA certification of Boeing 737 MAX

The U.S. Transportation Department’s inspector general faulted “weaknesses” in U.S. government certification of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft that was grounded for 20 months after two crashes killed 346 people, according to a report released Wednesday. The 63-page report said the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) did not have a complete understanding of a Boeing Co […]

Technology

Sony to halt movie and TV purchases and rentals on the PlayStation Store this summer

The shift in consumer behavior shouldn’t come as much of a surprise. Content creators and distributors have hopped aboard the streaming bandwagon en masse, with services like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ and Peacock offering huge digital libraries that can be viewed across a variety of devices in exchange for a reasonable monthly fee. […]

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Hot Springs National Park Turns 100 Today—The Oldest Protected Land in America

On the slopes of Hot Springs Mountain in the town of Hot Springs, Arkansas, the first-ever piece of United States land was protected forever—40 years before Yellowstone became the first national park. Today, Hot Springs National Park will celebrate its centennial: having been converted from a Reservation (its 1832 designation, which “reserved” it as a […]

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UConn’s Bueckers is Big East player, freshman of the year

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – UConn freshman guard Paige Bueckers was named the Big East’s player and freshman of the year on Thursday, joining Maya Moore in 2007-08 as the only women’s basketball players to earn both honors in the same season. Bueckers leads the top-ranked Huskies in scoring (19.8 points per game), assists (6.2 per game) […]

Lifestyle

Custom diets are essential to mental health, new research shows

Customized diets and lifestyle changes could be key to optimizing mental health, according to new research including faculty at Binghamton University, State University of New York. “There is increasing evidence that diet plays a major role in improving mental health, but everyone is talking about a healthy diet,” said Begdache, an assistant professor of health […]

Business

S&P 500 to gain 6% in rest of 2021

A surprisingly sharp rebound in the economy and earnings will drive further gains in U.S. stocks this year, though the S&P 500 is likely to end 2021 less than 6% up from its current level, according to a Reuters poll of strategists. The index, which is up about 3% so far this year, will finish […]

Technology

Nintendo reaffirms plans to halt production of Super Mario Bros. 35th anniversary products later this month

Those hoping Nintendo might change its mind about those limited edition Mario 35th anniversary products are seemingly out of luck as the company has reaffirmed plans to wrap up the campaign at the end of this month. If you’ve been eyeballing one of the limited edition products for purchase, you’d better act quick before they […]