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Nashville police investigating ‘intentional’ Christmas morning vehicle explosion

Local and federal authorities are investigating the explosion of a recreational vehicle that broadcast a warning to residents before it blew up in downtown Nashville early Friday. The explosion, which police called an “intentional act,” shattered the Christmas morning quiet in the center of the city’s business district around 6:30 a.m. CT. Tissue was found […]

Sport

Lucy Bronze: ‘There’s always a small part of me that needs to prove myself’

“My aim is never to win the best awards but I obviously want to be the best,” Lucy Bronze says. “I don’t care about being known as the best, I don’t care about the title, but I want to be the best at what I do.” The England right-back, crowned as Fifa’s The Best women’s […]

Lifestyle

One in four women with ADHD has attempted suicide

Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) can have negative consequences on mental health into adulthood. A nationally representative Canadian study reported that the lifetime prevalence of suicide attempts was much higher for women who had ADHD (24%) compared to women who had not (3%). Men with ADHD were also more likely to have attempted suicide compared […]

Business

BMW aims for 20% of its vehicles to be electric by 2023

German luxury carmaker BMW is planning to step up its production of electric vehicles, Chief Executive Oliver Zipse told German daily Augsburger Allgemeine. “We are significantly increasing the number of electric vehicles. Between 2021 and 2023, we will build a quarter of a million more electric cars than originally planned”, Zipse told the newspaper’s Monday […]

Technology

Cyberpunk 2077: how bad is last-gen performance – and what will it take to fix it?

It’s an extraordinary state of affairs. CD Projekt Red has publicly admitted that the last-gen console versions of Cyberpunk 2077 have profound issues, that the scale of the technical issues facing the old machines was under-estimated, and that the game was released anyway. In both a public statement and an emergency investor call, the firm […]

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2 brothers were separated in an Iraqi jail. Now one believes he’s found the other.

Forty years ago, two tiny brothers were hidden away in one of Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein’s jails. They were separated, their parents presumed killed. Decades later, one of the former captives believes he has found his younger brother, and their October meeting in the searing sunlight on a Baghdad street was so raw and emotional […]