Sport

Mahoney scores 20, leads No. 11 Creighton past No. 23 UConn

OMAHA, Neb. — Creighton’s Denzel Mahoney bounced back from one of his worst games of the season to play one of his best. Mahoney scored 20 points and the 11th-ranked Bluejays broke open a close game in the last 10 minutes to beat No. 23 Connecticut 74-66 Saturday. Mahoney made 8 of 14 shots from […]

Lifestyle

New CDC director takes over beleaguered agency amid crisis

As the coronavirus swept across the globe last year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sank into the shadows, undermined by some of its own mistakes and stifled by an administration bent on downplaying the nation’s suffering. Now a new CDC director is arriving to a mammoth task: reasserting the agency while the pandemic […]

Business

Online merchants linked to QAnon down, but not out, following platform bans

Since last year, entrepreneur Dustin Krieger has faced bans by an expanding list of big tech companies: four blocked PayPal accounts, half a dozen Twitter deactivations, de-listed merchandise by Shopify and most recently Amazon’s removal of his widely reviewed book promoting the QAnon conspiracy theory. But he’s not giving up. “We’ll maintain our own presence […]

Technology

The developers of an acclaimed Skyrim mod just made it to the big leagues

In 2016, a team of modders released a game they developed in their spare time to nigh-universal acclaim — a mod for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim that they called Enderal, with its own 30+ hour quest with gobs of original dialogue and professional voice acting. “[It’s the most fun I’ve had in an Elder […]

News

Girl, 10, who lost football in sea finds it 120 miles away in Welsh village a week later

An Irish girl’s gaelic football which was swept out to sea has been found washed up on a Welsh beach after a seven day journey spanning some 120 miles. The 10-year-old owner was reunited with her lost ball after an appeal on social media by a concerned Welsh local was shared thousands of times. Aoife […]