Sport

Drew Brees limited again but has no designation

Saints quarterback Drew Brees again was limited in Friday’s practice, but he has no designation and will play Sunday against the 49ers. Brees’ right shoulder injury had him limited Wednesday and Thursday of last week before he had full participation last Friday. Brees played 60 of 73 offensive snaps and went 26-of-32 for 222 yards […]

Lifestyle

An epidemic outbreak of Mesoamerican nephropathy in Nicaragua linked to nickel toxicity

For more than 20 years, an epidemic of chronic kidney disease (CKD) of unknown origin has severely affected specific coastal communities along South America’s Pacific coastline from Mexico to Panama leading to more than 50,000 deaths. The condition, known as Mesoamerican Nephropathy (MeN), has a perplexing clinical presentation. Unlike traditional forms of CKD, it affects […]

Business

Trump says Pfizer’s Operation Warp Speed participation denial is an ‘unfortunate misrepresentation’

President Trump said on Friday that pharmaceutical giant Pfizer offered an “unfortunate misrepresentation” when the company distanced itself from Operation Warp Speed. “Pfizer said that it was not part of Warp Speed, but that turned out to be an unfortunate misrepresentation,” Trump said in a news conference. “It was an unfortunate mistake that they made […]

Technology

Four Seasons Total Landscaping becomes a VRChat hangout for furries

Post-election celebrations took many forms this past weekend after President-elect Joe Biden was projected to be the 46th president of the US. Those ranged from mass dance parties in the street to countless online expressions of some much-needed collective schadenfreude at the expense of Donald Trump and his surrogates who refuse to accept the reality […]

News

Chefs share biggest mistakes people make when cooking mashed potatoes

Mashed potato is arguably one of the hardest dishes to perfect – because there’s so much that can go wrong. Although it’s a simple side dish with few ingredients, it’s the details that can make or break this classic. Undercooking your spuds leads to lumps and cooking them for too long, causes them to disintegrate […]