April 27, 2024

This Artificial Sweetener May Harm the Gut: Study

Neotame can damage the intestine and cause health issues like irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and sepsis. More people are turning to artificial sweeteners in lieu of sugar in an attempt to reduce their sugar intake to manage their weight and conditions like Type 2 diabetes. However, sugar alternatives can come with their own downsides, and […]

April 26, 2024

NFL draft gives players opportunity to flaunt their style on the red carpet

DETROIT — The NFL draft gives players a chance to flaunt their style. Terrion Arnold made the most of it. The former Alabama cornerback, styled by Tom Marchitelli, stole the show on the red carpet Thursday by rocking an electric salmon silk suit with a silver bow tie. His peers certainly didn’t look shabby, either. […]

April 26, 2024

Trump Responds to Main ‘Hush Money’ Trial Witness’s Claims

The former president commented on former National Enquirer publisher David Pecker, the witness. Former President Donald Trump praised the first witness in his New York City “hush money” trial, former National Enquirer publisher David Pecker, as he is scheduled to deliver more testimony in the case on Friday. “He’s been very nice. David’s been very […]

April 26, 2024

TikTok’s Chinese Owner Dismisses Sales Rumor Amid Potential US Ban

President Biden signed a bill requiring the sale of TikTok by Jan. 19, 2025. TikTok’s Beijing-based owner ByteDance denied media reports of selling the platform as the company faces a mandate to either divest the firm or be banned from the United States. “Foreign media reports that ByteDance is exploring the sale of TikTok are […]

April 26, 2024

Healthy Choices: EWG’s Consumer Guide to Seafood

Public guidelines on which and how much seafood is safe to eat can be downright confusing, causing some people to avoid the nutrient-dense food all together. Seafood, which includes fish and shellfish, has earned its reputation as one of the healthiest, brain-and-body-boosting foods for good reason. Seafood contains generous amounts of high-quality protein, various nutrients […]

April 26, 2024

Opposition Leader Sides With Musk on Global Takedown Issue, Says Australia Cannot Be the ‘Internet Police’

The federal opposition in Australia has expressed differing views on whether it supports a global takedown order against X. Opposition Leader Peter Dutton has sided with X Corp owner Elon Musk against Australia’s internet content regulator, eSafety Commissioner Julie Inman Grant. Earlier this week, the Federal Court ordered X to take down posts globally of […]

April 26, 2024

Certain Teas May Inactivate COVID-19 Virus, Lab Study Finds

But experts caution against overstating potential real-world benefits. A cup of tea could be a powerful weapon in the fight against COVID-19, according to a new study that found several common varieties can effectively inactivate the SARS-CoV-2 virus in saliva. The research offers a glimmer of hope that something as simple as your morning brew […]

April 25, 2024

Man who shot ex-Saints star Will Smith faces sentencing for manslaughter

NEW ORLEANS — The man who fatally shot retired NFL star Will Smith during a confrontation following a car crash in 2016 is scheduled for sentencing Thursday in a New Orleans courtroom. It’s the second time Cardell Hayes, 36, has faced sentencing in Smith‘s death. He was convicted of manslaughter in December 2016 and later […]