Authorities rescue two dogs from ponding basin in California

Firefighters, sheriff’s deputies and animal control officers responded to a ponding basin in California to rescue two dogs that became stranded in the water. The Tulare County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded alongside Tulare County Fire Department personnel and Tulare County Animal Control officers when two dogs were spotted stranded in a ponding basin — […]


Browns will open 12 training camp practices to fans

The Browns announced Thursday they are opening 12 training camp practices to fans at the team’s facility in Berea. The first open practice is Friday, July 30. “We greatly look forward to welcoming our fans back to Browns training camp in Berea this year as our entire team definitely missed their contributions to the atmosphere […]


The joy conundrum: why has the US hit peak happiness when the rest of the world is so sad?

Name: Happiness. Age: You know, pretty much for ever. But around 2,500 years, if we’re talking about the psychological and philosophical pursuit of happiness, which began with Confucius, Buddha, Aristotle and Socrates in China, India and Greece, respectively. Happiness, Todd Solondz’s black comedy movie, came out in 1998. Mr Happy is 50 this year. There’s […]


iPhone 13 rumors grow more certain ahead of September launch

Apple’s flagship 2021 iPhones will come in the same sizes as last year’s models, but with a smaller display notch, according to a new report from Bloomberg. This mirrors previous predictions from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. According to Bloomberg, this year’s phones will be an iterative upgrade over the iPhone 12 series, and will include incremental […]


Japan’s Nomura plans to suspend part of cash-prime brokerage business

Nomura Holdings Inc (8604.T) plans to suspend part of its cash-prime brokerage business after sustaining a $2.9 billion hit from the collapse of U.S. investment fund Archegos, a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. The move comes after Nomura, Japan’s top brokerage and investment bank, reviewed its prime brokerage business and vowed to […]


Scuba instructor finds phone, wallet lost in reservoir two years earlier

A scuba diving instructor visiting a Utah reservoir with his students ended up finding a cellphone and wallet that had been lost by a man while ice fishing more than two years earlier. Matthew Wesselink, a Colorado-based scuba instructor, said he and his students were on their yearly trip to Utah when they paid a […]