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U.S. single-family homebuilding, permits surge to more than 13-year high

U.S. single-family homebuilding raced to a more than 13-year high in September, cementing the housing market’s status as the star of the economic recovery amid record-low mortgage rates and a

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Google’s refined Nest Thermostat features a simpler design, lower price

Ruchi Desai, a senior product manager at Google Nest, said saving energy is the number one reason why people seek out a smart thermostat. The new Nest Thermostat excels in

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Police officer who almost died during Salisbury Novichok poisonings quits force

A police officer who nearly died after being poisoned with Novichok during the 2018 Salisbury nerve agent attack is quitting the force, he has confirmed. Nick Bailey apologised for “leaving

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PSG v Manchester United seems a portent of a dystopian super league future

The clock was already showing 90. Diogo Dalot advanced on to the ball in space around 40 yards from the Paris Saint-Germain goal. His first touch was heavy and as

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Exercise and nutrition regimen benefits physical, cognitive health

Researchers studied the effects of a 12-week exercise regimen on 148 active-duty Air Force airmen, half of whom also received a twice-daily nutrient beverage that included protein; the omega-3 fatty

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Instant View: DOJ files antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet’s Google

The U.S. Justice Department and 11 states filed an antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet Inc’s Google on Tuesday for allegedly breaking the law in using its market power to fend off

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Microsoft controller drift lawsuit adds Xbox Elite controllers to the class action

Nintendo is not alone in dealing with legal troubles related to joystick drift in its JoyCons. In April, Microsoft was served a class-action lawsuit over a similar issue with Xbox

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Banksy confirms new artwork is his creation after vandals try and deface it

Banksy has confirmed he was behind new artwork after he posted a picture of a mural of a little girl hula hooping on his Instagram account. The piece appeared on

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Gareth Bale’s bizarre return shows Spurs’ possibilities and problems

The scriptwriters can hardly say they did not try. When Gareth Bale weaved in, out and past Angelo Ogbonna with two minutes left of added time, the juiciest of cherries

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Children with autism, ADHD have more doctor and hospital visits during infancy

Children who are later diagnosed with autism and/or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder visit doctors and hospitals more often in their first year of life than non-affected children, suggesting a potential

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