Will Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubas finally break through after four years of heartbreak?

Will Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubas finally break through after four years of heartbreak?

I checked in on the “Trending” channel on social media after the first period of Game 5. The Maple Leafs were in the midst of what looked like another inglorious meltdown, getting stomped by the Tampa Bay Lightning and fortunately escaping the first 20 minutes down only 2-0 despite being outshot 14-4. The mood in … Read more

Black hole hunters cast gaze at center of the Milky Way galaxy

Black hole hunters cast gaze at center of the Milky Way galaxy

WASHINGTON, May 10 (Reuters) – Residing at the center of our spiral-shaped Milky Way galaxy is a beast – a supermassive black hole possessing 4 million times the mass of our sun and consuming any material including gas, dust and stars straying within its huge gravitational pull. Scientists have been using the Event Horizon Telescope … Read more

FAQ: How does COVID-19 compare to the flu and pneumonia?

FAQ: How does COVID-19 compare to the flu and pneumonia?

Dr. Ricardo González-Fisher discussed the symptoms of upper respiratory infections and the latest FDA restrictions on Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine. DENVER— When it comes to upper respiratory infections, Dr. Ricardo González-Fisher said it becomes difficult to distinguish whether a person has COVID-19, influenza, pneumonia, or strep throat because the ailments have many symptoms in … Read more

Rivian (RIVN) Q1 2022 earnings

Rivian (RIVN) Q1 2022 earnings

Production of electric Rivian R1T pickup trucks on April 11, 2022 at the company’s plant in Normal, Ill. Michael Wayland/CNBC Electric vehicle maker Rivian Automotive on Wednesday maintained its 2022 production target, saying it’s still on track to build 25,000 vehicles this year, as it reported a jump in reservations and a first-quarter loss that … Read more

Tarek El Moussa and Heather Rae Young get in an early sweat session after public spat with Christina

Moving on: Tarek El Moussa and wife Heather Rae Young were spotted getting in their morning workout together on Wednesday following a public dust up with ex Christina Hall

Tarek El Moussa and wife Heather Rae Young were spotted getting in their morning workout together on Wednesday following a public dust up with ex Christina Hall. After a rollercoaster of a week, the newlyweds were spotted in their gym clothes heading out for a sweat session in Newport, California. On Saturday, Young was pictured … Read more

Humans are causing the ocean to lose its memory, study shows: “It’s almost as if the ocean is developing amnesia”

Humans are causing the ocean to lose its memory, study shows: "It's almost as if the ocean is developing amnesia"

Earth’s oceans are feeling the wrath of human-induced climate change. Glaciers are melting, sea levels are rising and reefs are dying – and now, according to a new study published in Science Advances, the sea is losing its memory altogether. Unlike weather, which can change wildly and rapidly day-to-day, Earth’s oceans usually only have slight … Read more

With COVID-19 cases rising rapidly in Baltimore, the city’s health commissioner advises people to resume masking up indoors – Baltimore Sun

With COVID-19 cases rising rapidly in Baltimore, the city's health commissioner advises people to resume masking up indoors – Baltimore Sun

Dr. Letitia Dzirasa, Baltimore’s health commissioner, said Tuesday that she strongly recommends everyone wear a mask indoors regardless of their vaccination status given a large rise in COVID-19 cases in the city. She stopped short of seeking a new mandate for masking because community transmission in Baltimore, as well as all of Maryland, is still … Read more

Social Security recipients could see biggest cost-of-living increase in 40 years

Social Security recipients could see biggest cost-of-living increase in 40 years

SlatesStone Wealth chief market strategist Kenny Polcari and Mayflower Advisors managing partner Larry Glazer weigh in on inflation and which sectors to invest in. Social Security recipients are poised to receive the biggest cost-of-living raise in over four decades as inflation rapidly erodes the buying power of retired Americans. The Senior Citizens League, a nonpartisan … Read more