British teachers and civil servants join mass strike on ‘Walkout Wednesday’

British teachers and civil servants join mass strike on ‘Walkout Wednesday’

Up to 500,000 people are expected to take part in the British strikes The government says large wage increases will fuel inflation Schools are closed, most trains are not running More strikes involving health workers will follow next week LONDON, Feb. 1 (Reuters) – Up to half a million British teachers, civil servants and machinists … Read more

Ozzy Osbourne announces retirement from touring and cancels all remaining shows

Ozzy Osbourne announces retirement from touring and cancels all remaining shows

The “Crazy Train” has made its last stop. Legendary rocker Ozzy Osbourne has announced his retirement from touring. The 74-year-old Black Sabbath frontman pulled the plug on all of his upcoming shows in the UK and Europe this year as he recovers from spinal surgery. In a statement shared on social media On Wednesday, the … Read more

German police arrest woman for allegedly murdering doppelgänger to fake her own death

German police arrest woman for allegedly murdering doppelgänger to fake her own death

CNN — German police have arrested a woman on suspicion of murdering a lookalike she sought online to fake her own death. The 23-year-old German-Iraqi woman is being held at a prison in Ingolstadt, southern Germany, in connection with the death of a 23-year-old Algerian woman, Ingolstadt police spokesman Andreas Aichele told CNN on Tuesday. … Read more

Hulk Hogan ‘doing well and not paralyzed’ after back surgery

Hulk Hogan ‘doing well and not paralyzed’ after back surgery

According to his rep, Hulk Hogan is on the mend. The WWE legend’s health was a major concern after fellow wrestler Kurt Angle said Hogan told him he was losing all feeling in his lower body. But Hogan’s rep rejected the claim, insisting the Hall of Famer is “doing well and not paralyzed” after back … Read more

How the richest man in Asia lost his crown in a matter of days

How the richest man in Asia lost his crown in a matter of days

Gautam Adani, billionaire and chairman of Adani Group, at an event at the Port of Haifa in Haifa, Israel, on Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Adani, the Indian billionaire whose business empire was rocked by allegations of fraud by short seller Hindenburg Research, said that his company will invest more in Israel. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | … Read more

Ultra-processed foods may exacerbate cognitive decline, new study shows: ScienceAlert

Ultra-processed foods may exacerbate cognitive decline, new study shows: ScienceAlert

Scientists have known for years that unhealthy diets—particularly those high in fat and sugar—can cause harmful changes in the brain and lead to cognitive impairment. Many factors that contribute to cognitive decline are beyond a person’s control, such as genetics and socioeconomic factors. But ongoing research increasingly indicates that a poor diet is a risk … Read more