Kyler Murray has a “1-3 week” sprained ankle

One play before the what-the-hell-happened? interception that sealed Green Bay’s win on Thursday night, Arizona quarterback Kyler Murray got up with a limp. After the game, he said that he’s fine. Maybe he meant the “this is fine” meme. Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reports that Murray suffered a sprained ankle, and that it’s a […]


Traditional Samoan medicine found to be as effective as ibuprofen at reducing inflammation

A team of researchers from Samoa, New Zealand and the U.S. has found that the leaves of the Samoan tree, matalafi, are as good at relieving inflammation as ibuprofen. In their paper published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the group describes how they first studied the plant leaves and then tested them […]


Japan’s auto sales slump clouds prospects of consumption rebound

Japan’s automobile sales slumped 31.3% in October from a year earlier to mark the fourth straight month of declines, industry data showed on Monday, a sign output cuts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic were hurting the country’s already weak consumption. The domestic sales data is among few indicators available so far in gauging the strength […]


Hacker Gary Bowser pleads guilty to piracy charges, agrees to pay Nintendo $4.5 million

The unfortunately named Gary Bowser, a member of the Team-Xecuter hacking group, has pleaded guilty to charges relating to the sale of hardware and software that allowed people to play unauthorized or pirated games on various consoles, including several from Nintendo. It comes after Nintendo of America, which has both a president and a famous […]


Bear breaks into unlocked car in Colorado, poops in the back seat

Police in Colorado said a bear broke into an unlocked car and left behind a trashed interior and “an extra special surprise in the back seat.” The Aspen Police Department said the bear bandit apparently opened one of the vehicle’s unlocked doors and climbed inside to shred the seats and tear apart the doors from […]