Sport

Dina Asher-Smith: ‘You can’t run fast with baggage you gotta throw it out’

“Any time someone mentioned it, I just burst into tears,” says Dina Asher-Smith, with a rawness that stings and lingers. “It was really weird. It was kind of uncontrollable.” Everyone thinks they know the story of Asher-Smith’s Tokyo Olympics a year ago. How she arrived in Japan as a Team GB poster girl, only to […]

Lifestyle

Comparing physicians’ performance to peers decreases job satisfaction and increases burnout

A commonly used behavioral intervention—informing primary care physicians about how their performance compares to that of their peers—has no statistically significant impact on preventive care performance. It does, however, decrease physicians’ job satisfaction while increasing burnout. Burnout rates among physicians are rising—often resulting in mental health problems, job turnover, and higher healthcare costs. Meanwhile, health […]

Business

Oil gains $5 on weaker dollar, tight supplies

Oil prices rose more than $5 on Monday, boosted by dollar weakness and expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve won’t raise interest rates by a full percentage point at its next meeting to combat inflation. Brent crude futures for September settlement gained $5.11, or 5.1%, to settle at $106.27 a barrel, after rising 2.1% on […]

Technology

How to edit or unsend an iMessage in iOS 16

We’ve all done it: sent a text message and then instantly regretted it. Whether it was a text to your parent with a spelling error that they’d never let you live down, a message with a wrong word in it (“I don’t want to come to the party!” instead of “I want to come to […]

News

Brits encouraged to join nationwide Butterfly Count to save species from extinction

Nature-loving Brits are being asked to go on a mass butterfly count in a last-ditch bid to save some species from extinction. More than two-fifths of the nation’s butterflies are in danger of dying out due to climate change and pollution, experts warn. They say there is still time to bring species bad from the […]

Sport

Farhad Moshiri insists Everton not for sale but open to ‘minority investment’

Farhad Moshiri has insisted he is not looking to sell Everton but remains open to “minority investment” to finance the club’s new stadium at Bramley Moore dock and to strengthen Frank Lampard’s squad. A consortium led by the former Manchester United and Chelsea chief executive Peter Kenyon and including the US real estate magnate Maciek […]

Lifestyle

Seizures may increase dementia risk for young stroke survivors

Young stroke patients who have a seizure following their diagnosis are two and a half times more likely to develop dementia than patients who don’t experience seizures, according to a new study by Penn State College of Medicine researchers. They said their results warrant further study into whether monitoring and treating young stroke survivors —those […]

Business

U.S. equity funds’ net assets shrank by $2 trillion in second quarter

U.S. equity funds witnessed a record erosion in their net assets in the second quarter of this year, as stocks slumped due to soaring inflation and rising expectations of aggressive rate hikes by major central banks. Data from Refinitiv Lipper showed U.S. equity funds’ net assets shrank by $2.1 trillion to $9.2 trillion in the […]

Technology

Vergecast: MacBook Air M2 review, Elon vs. Twitter, and Apple beta season

The Vergecast, where Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel, editor-at-large David Pierce, and managing editor Alex Cranz discuss the week in tech news with the reporters and editors covering the biggest stories. On today’s episode, Nilay, David, and Alex chat with Verge reviews editor Dan Seifert about our review of Apple’s newly designed MacBook Air with the […]

News

Search launched for missing girl, 13, who hasn’t been seen in two days

A 13-year-old girl has gone missing in Bournemouth with police saying they are “concerned for her welfare” due to the length of time since she was last seen. Officers are appealing for help from the public to locate the teenage girl who has gone missing in the Southbourne area. Kiara Millward, aged 13, was last […]