Saturday, May 15, 2021

Business

New hope for Treatment Against Niemann-Pick disease Type C

A study using an amino-acid for the treatment of Niemann-Pick disease Type C (NPC), may provide a huge breakthrough for a disease with no current treatment.  The drug, IB1001 from Oxford-based Intrabio, demonstrated a statistically significant and clinically meaningful...

Aggressive cougar follows a man on Utah trail for 6 minutes

https://youtu.be/iVUAVmz2Z-0 (UPI) -- A man out for a run on a Utah trail captured video of his frightening 6-minute encounter with a "scary kitty cat" -- a mother cougar. Kyle...

Shares of BTS record label Big Hit soar on the first day of trading

(UPI) Shares of Big Hit Entertainment, the management agency behind K-pop sensation BTS, made a splash in their debut on Korea's stock exchange Thursday, opening at twice the original offering price and bringing a windfall to the label's founder and...

Kamala Harris suspends travel through weekend after 2 test positive for COVID-19

(UPI) Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris' travel plans through the weekend have been suspended after two people close to the campaign tested positive for COVID-19, officials said Thursday. Those who tested positive were Harris' Communications Director Liz...
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Survey Finds Family Travel a Top Priority for Americans This Year

In an online survey of 1,005 Americans, produced by independent creative market research agency Atomik Research, 72% of...
- Advertisement -

Asian Americans Most Worried About Lost Income as a Result of COVID-19

According to Lincoln Financial Group’s Monthly Consumer Sentiment Tracker, Asian Americans (37%) are most worried about lost income from layoffs and reduced employment...

Krispy Kreme flushed with new dough, files for IPO

Krispy Kreme said this week that it had confidentially filed with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering, a move that would...

JAY-Z closes deal to sell TIDAL to Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey

Jay-Z’s deal to sell his music-streaming service Tidal to Jack Dorsey’s financial services company Square has closed at more than $435 million.

US economy surges in first quarter as COVID recovery gains steam

The US economy surged 6.4 percent in the first quarter of the year as the US recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic picked...