Lakers’ Russell Westbrook cites coming off bench for hamstring strain

SAN FRANCISCO — Russell Westbrook said he “absolutely” believes that Los Angeles Lakers coach Darvin Ham’s decision to bring him off the bench in L.A.’s preseason finale could have caused…

Modified Purple Tomato May Be Coming to Your Grocery Store

Sept. 23, 2022 — No matter how you slice it, a genetically engineered purple tomato just got one step closer to showing up in U.S. grocery stores. The U.K. company…

Long COVID Was a Preventable Tragedy. Some of Us Saw It Coming

Sept. 15, 2022 – It should have been the start of new insight into a debilitating illness. In May 2017, I was patient No. 4 in a group of 20…

New water cuts coming for Southwest as Colorado River falls into Tier 2 shortage

A formerly sunken boat sits on the dried lake bed of Lake Mead in May. (John Locher/AP) The federal government announced Tuesday the Colorado River will operate in a Tier…

Are Mini Robots Coming to a Hospital Near You?

Aug. 2, 2022 – Imagine being wheeled into the operating room where your surgical team awaits – the surgeon, the anesthesiologist, and … a tiny robot crab. Northwestern University scientists…

Japan is open to travel. So why aren’t tourists coming back?

That is especially striking in Japan, which reopened to much fanfare in June 2022, just in time for peak travel season. Between June 10 and July 10, the country welcomed…

A Harry Styles class is coming to a Texas university

We may never get the answers from Styles himself. But a lucky group of Texas State University students will get to parse the particulars of the British pop star for…

Crypto Coming To Your Card; How To Get A Free $200 Amazon Gift Card

Cryptocurrency Is Coming to Your Credit Cards Cryptocurrencies are a volatile investment today, but card companies including Visa and Mastercard are betting crypto will one day be used routinely for…

News Updates: Russian Strikes in Donetsk Are Just a Prelude to Coming Assault, Analysts Say

VideoIf the American basketball star is convicted, she could face up to 10 years in a Russian penal colony.CreditCredit…Alexander Zemlianichenko/Associated Press The detained American basketball star Brittney Griner pleaded guilty…

Live Updates: Russian Strikes in Donetsk Are Just a Prelude to Coming Assault, Analysts Say

VideoIf the American basketball star is convicted, she could face up to 10 years in a Russian penal colony.CreditCredit…Kirill Kudryavtsev/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images The detained American basketball star Brittney…