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Conoravirus case confirmed in Wisconsin, the 12th case in the U.S.

Public health officials in Wisconsin have confirmed a case of the new coronavirus in that state, bringing the national total to 12. The patient had come into contact with an individual with the virus while traveling in China. The patient’s illness is reported to be mild. Health authorities said the person is in isolation at […]

Sport

Luke Voit is in the best shape of his life

We’ve had some early BSOHL guys already — the sort who like to talk about it in the fall, just as their workout program gets going and/or they’re looking for a job — but with the Super Bowl over and spring training just a couple of weeks away, it’s time to get into the busy […]

Lifestyle

Scent of Rose Improves Learning and Sleeping

Researchers have found that smelling the scent of rose improves the quality of the learning and can also helps in sleeping better. The study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, was conducted within pupils of two classes that learned English vocabulary, one of which learned it with the scent sticks while the other one did […]

Business

Stocks rally on virus vaccine hopes, dollar gains

The dollar gained and a gauge of global equity markets surged for a third day on Wednesday, as investors cheered expectations of more central bank stimulus and reports that scientists were developing a vaccine for the deadly coronavirus. U.S Treasury yields rose on early reports that a Chinese university team found a drug to treat […]

Technology

Coronavirus pushes ZTE to cancel its press conference at the year’s largest phone show

Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, is the world’s biggest mobile trade show, but the coronavirus will be making it a little smaller this year. Chinese phone manufacturer and telecom giant ZTE just confirmed that it’s canceling its press conference at MWC 2020, citing secondary effects of the virus outbreak. It’s partly due to practical […]

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Kirk Douglas became an unlikely spokesman for stroke awareness

Three years ago, Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas said he never expected to reach 100 years old. On Wednesday, he died at 103. In addition to starring in iconic roles in movies like “Spartacus” and “Lust for Life,” the beloved leading man was known for something else entirely: having survived a stroke. He fought his way […]