Stocks fall on dashed inflation hopes; The S&P 500 loses 3%

NEW YORK — Stocks tumble and disappointment hits markets around the world on Tuesday, following the sudden realization on Wall Street that inflation is not slowing as much as hoped. Them&P 500 was down 3% in afternoon trading, threatening to snap a four-day winning streak. Bond prices also fell sharply, pushing up their yields, after … Read more

Exclusive: Medical journals expand investigation into potential misconduct in cardiac research

WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Three medical journals recently launched independent investigations into possible manipulation of data in cardiac studies by Temple University researchers, Reuters has learned, adding a new scrutiny to an investigation into the misconduct by the university and the US government. The Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology and the Journal of … Read more

Ukraine pressures retreating Russian troops

KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian troops have pressured retreating Russian forces Tuesday, pressing a counteroffensive that produced major gains and a blow to Moscow’s military prestige. As the advance continued, Ukraine’s border guard service said the army had taken control of Vovchansk – a town just 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Russia seized on the … Read more

Jean-Luc Godard, emblematic director of the French New Wave, dies at 91

GENEVA (AP) — Jean-Luc Godard, the emblematic “enfant terrible” of the French New Wave who revolutionized popular cinema in 1960 with his first feature film, “A bout de souffle”, and who counted for years among the world’s most influential film directors, died on Tuesday. He was 91 years old. Godard died peacefully and surrounded by … Read more

The Best New Widgets for Your iPhone Lock Screen in iOS 16

Image: Carrot Weather With iOS 14, Apple brought widgets to your iPhone’s Home Screen—with iOS 16, Apple wants to do the same with your Lock Screen. With this update, you can create multiple Lock Screens that you can cycle through at any time, and each Lock Screen can hold up to five different widgets: There’s … Read more

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver suspended and fined $10 million after investigation finds conduct ‘clearly violated’ workplace standards

Robert Sarver, the Phoenix Suns‘ majority owner since 2004, is suspended for one year and fined $10 million, the NBA announced Tuesday, marking the end of the league’s nearly year-long investigation into Sarver’s conduct and culture within the Suns organization. The league’s investigation came after ESPN published a story from November 2021based on interviews with … Read more

Chinese President Xi travels overseas to promote his strategic role

BEIJING (AP) — President Xi Jinping is using his first overseas trip since the start of the pandemic to promote China’s strategic ambitions during a summit with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and other leaders of a Central Asian security group. Chinese leader promotes ‘Global Security Initiative’ announced in April following formation of Quad by Washington, Japan, … Read more