‘Exceptional’ North Texas football recruit among those killed in Austin shooting

A talented football player set for a college career with North Texas was among three people killed in Sunday’s shooting in Austin. Willie Simmons III was a linebacker at Elgin High School and was set to join North Texas this summer after signing with the college in December 2020. Elgin Independent School District confirmed Simmons […]


Want to Lose Weight? Here are the Summer Veggies That will Help

Summer is known for sun, beaches and lots of fruits. It is considered to be the best and the most suitable time when a person can plan to lose all the excess kilos. Because of the heat, people drink more fluids including juices and water. Also, they make you physically more active and even make […]


Temasek, BlackRock partnership commits initial $600 mln to fund firms reducing carbon

Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings (TEM.UL) and BlackRock (BLK.N), world’s largest asset manager, said on Tuesday they have launched a partnership to invest in firms with products and technologies that will reduce carbon emissions. BlackRock and Temasek are committing a combined $600 million in initial capital to invest in multiple funds launched by the partnership, […]


You can now buy Brie Larson’s Fortnite loadout

And it’s not Captain Marvel. You can, of course, be Captain Marvel in Fortnite – but that’s not who Brie Larson picked for her new purchasable locker loadout. On the contrary, Brie Larson is clearly someone with taste when it comes to Fortnite characters – and so she picked her favourite skin, Bushranger, to be […]


Dog rescued from SUV engine, adopted by firefighter

A stray dog that climbed up into the engine compartment of a parked car in Dallas found a new home with the firefighter who rescued her. Maryanne Davidson said she was taking a walk with friends in the White Rock area, and they returned to her SUV to find a small dog underneath the vehicle. […]