Sport

Aaron Rodgers “definitely” would have accepted Jeopardy hosting gig, which suddenly is open again

The news has broken that the Mike Richards era is over as Jeopardy! host. (There was one?) Now, the producers will pivot to looking for a replacement to the replacement for Alex Trebeck. They don’t to look very far for someone who will do it. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers told Adam Schein of SiriusXM Mad […]

Lifestyle

Lanadelumab in hereditary angioedema: Added benefit not proven

The monoclonal antibody lanadelumab has been approved in Europe since 2015 as a long-term prophylaxis to prevent attacks of hereditary angioedema. Since this is a rare disease, the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) initially had to assume an added benefit by law—without comparison with a treatment alternative. Now the drug has exceeded the annual turnover threshold […]

Business

Britain’s Morrisons agrees to CD&R’s $9.54 bln takeover offer

British supermarket Morrisons (MRW.L) has agreed a takeover offer worth 7.0 billion pounds ($9.54 billion) from U.S. private equity group Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R), dropping its recommendation of a lower bid from a consortium led by Fortress Investment Group. Morrisons, which started out as an egg and butter merchant in 1899, said CD&R’s offer […]

Technology

Visa dives into the metaverse with $150K NFT purchase

American financial services company Visa has joined the non-fungible token (NFT) rat race with its $150,000 purchase of CryptoPunk 7610. The digital artwork will sit alongside Visa’s other collectibles as a nod to the past, present and future of commerce. In the short term, however, it could signal the continued staying power of NFTs as […]

News

Girl has close encounter with small shark at North Myrtle Beach, S.C.

An 11-year-old girl had a close encounter with a baby shark at North Myrtle Beach, S.C., that was captured on video. Nicole Oister was recording her daughter, Sara, playing on a boogie board at the beach Sunday when the girl suddenly ran out of the water. “I thought maybe she was stung by a jellyfish,” […]