April 1, 2024

AT&T Says Data Breach Leaked Millions of Customers’ Information Online; Were You Affected?

NEW YORK—The theft of sensitive information belonging to millions of AT&T’s current and former customers has been recently discovered online, the telecommunications giant said this weekend. In a Saturday announcement addressing the data breach, AT&T said that a dataset found on the “dark web” contains information including some Social Security numbers and passcodes for about […]

April 1, 2024

Weight Loss Drugs Increase Risk of Food Entering Lungs During Endoscopy, Study Finds

Patients are at risk for developing pneumonia, which can be life threatening, researchers said. Popular weight loss and diabetes drugs Ozempic and Wegovy may result in an increased risk of aspiration pneumonia among people undergoing certain medical procedures, according to a recent study. Aspiration pneumonia is caused when an individual inhales foreign material, such as […]

April 1, 2024

Vontae Davis, former Dolphins, Colts player, found dead in his South Florida home

Indianapolis Colts’ Vontae Davis listens to a question during a news conference ahead of the AFC Championship game against the New England Patriots at the NFL football team’s practice facility Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, in Indianapolis. Former Miami Dolphins and … Indianapolis Colts’ Vontae Davis listens to … more > By Associated Press – Monday, […]

April 1, 2024

Simple Light and Sound Therapy Shows Promise for Treating Chemo-Related Brain Fog

MIT researchers found exposing chemo-treated mice to light and sound at 40-hertz gamma frequency reduced brain inflammation and DNA damage and improved memory. As cancer rates continue to climb, chemotherapy’s role as a potent treatment is crucial. But the procedure brings an unfortunate side effect: the cognitive haze known as “chemo brain.” However, an innovative […]

April 1, 2024

Pentagon Establishes New Cyber Policy Office

The Pentagon issued a cyber strategy in September 2023, identifying the Chinese Communist Party as the biggest threat to US cybersecurity. The Pentagon has formally established the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Cyber Policy. In a press release issued on March 29, the Department of Defense (DoD) explained that the office was […]

April 1, 2024

Former US Rep. William Delahunt of Massachusetts Dies at 82

Longtime U.S. Rep. William D. Delahunt of Massachusetts, a Democratic stalwart who postponed his own retirement from Washington to help pass former President Barack Obama’s legislative agenda, has died following a long-term illness, his family announced. Mr. Delahunt died Saturday at his home in Quincy, Massachusetts, at the age of 82, news reports said. Mr. […]

April 1, 2024

X to Take Legal Action Against eSafety Commission Over WHO Trans Activist Post

The eSafety commission has taken action against a post criticising the appointment of a trans activist to a WHO committee. Global social media platform X (formerly Twitter) has announced it intends to mount a court challenge against a takedown notice issued by Australia’s eSafety Commissioner Julie Inman Grant to “protect its user’s right to free […]