Sport

Lions add J.T. Barrett to coaching staff

Former Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett will take the next step in his football career in Michigan. Barrett has been added to the Lions’ coaching staff as an offensive assistant. The 27-year-old Barrett never played in an NFL game but spent time on the roster of the Saints, Seahawks and Steelers. At Ohio State, Barrett […]

Lifestyle

Severity of PTSD symptoms linked to decreased activity in hippocampus

The hippocampus does more than encode new memories—it also takes stock of spatial and emotional contexts and processes threat. PTSD impacts all of these functions, generating symptoms like the overgeneralization of fear and recurrent traumatic memories. Yet the exact interplay between the hippocampal activity and PTSD was unclear. Tanriverdi et al. measured PTSD symptoms and […]

Business

Fed day

A look at the day ahead in markets from Dhara Ranasinghe. A second straight 75 basis-point interest rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve later on Wednesday looks like a done deal. After all, when markets started to bet on a 100 bps move after latest inflation data, Fed policymakers reacted with a concerted push […]

Technology

Former GTA producer welcomes PlayStation and 2K talent to Build A Rocket Boy studio

Build A Rocket Boy, the studio set up by former Grand Theft Auto producer Leslie Benzies following his departure from Rockstar Games, has welcomed three industry veterans through its doors. First up is Mick Hocking, who has joined the team as its chief development officer. Hocking co-founded Evolution Studios back in the day. As well […]

News

Mum-of-three banned from driving for a year after testing 11 TIMES over legal limit at 11am

A mum-of-three has been banned from driving for a year after she tested more than eleven times the drug-driving limit at 11am, following a cocaine-fueled night out. Emily Stopforth, 29, who goes by the nickname ‘Crazy Em’, was stopped in her grey BMW X5 more than 13 hours after she had been snorting the drug […]