Relentless Raducanu storms into the third round, but Swiatek is also through

August 16, 2022; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Emma Raducanu (GBR) returns the ball in her match against Serena Williams (USA) at the Western & Southern Open at Lindner Family Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Susan Mullane-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 17 (Reuters) – Emma … Read more

Unemployment claims fall slightly, with 250,000 Americans filing for unemployment benefits

MKM Partners chief economist and market strategist Michael Darda responds to ‘Making Money’ on millions of Americans who will quit their jobs in June. The number of Americans applying unemployment benefits fell unexpectedly last week, suggesting that demand for workers remains strong amid an ongoing labor shortage. Figures released by the Labor Department on Thursday … Read more

COVID increases risk of brain fog and dementia, study suggests | british news

People who’ve had COVID are at a higher risk of developing neurological and psychiatric conditions like psychosis, dementia and brain fog for up to two years after infection — compared to those who’ve had other respiratory illnesses, new research suggests. Adults are also at increased risk for anxiety and depression, but this decreases within two … Read more

Russia says Ukraine plans ‘provocation’ at nuclear power plant; Kiev rejects accusation

Kiev says the solution is simple, Russia must leave the factory Russia denies using weapons on or around factory UN chief Guterres visits Ukraine LONDON, Aug. 18 (Reuters) – Russia said on Thursday there was a risk of a man-made disaster at Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant and accused Kiev and the West of planning … Read more

Hanae Mori dead: fashion designer dies aged 96

Japanese designer Hanae Mori, who broke into the Parisian haute couture world and was dubbed “Madame Butterfly” for her signature motif, has died in Tokyo at the age of 96. Over the decades, Mori’s luxurious creations have been worn by Nancy Reagan, Grace Kelly, and countless members of high society. But she was also a … Read more

Broncos want Javonte Williams to be ‘the man’

Last season, Denver Broncos running backs, Javonte Williams and Melvin Gordon, distributed the tote bags evenly, with 203 bins each. Heading into the 2022 season under new coach Nathaniel Hackett, Gordon admitted the staff is leaning towards Williams getting a more prominent role in his sophomore year. “I think they have a plan about where … Read more

Low wages are due to low productivity: PC boss

“Workers have already helped the economy grow, but they’re not getting their fair share of those productivity gains,” she tweeted last week, showing a comparison of productivity with the WPI. But Mr Brennan said that comparison didn’t tell the full story. “Because [WPI] removes compositional and quality effects, it is actually limited in estimating the … Read more

Monkeypox and Sex: NPR

People are queuing up to receive the monkeypox vaccine. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption switch caption Spencer Platt/Getty Images People are queuing up to receive the monkeypox vaccine. Spencer Platt/Getty Images Men who have sex with men are still, overwhelmingly, the people most affected by monkeypox, according to the World Health Organization. And that has … Read more