Day: March 10, 2020

Pistons to claim Jordan McRae off waivers

Jordan McRae was not in the plans in Denver. Acquired at the trade deadline from Washington in the Shabazz Napier trade, McRae played 32 minutes over four games before the Nuggets decided to move on and waived him. The Pistons have stepped in and are claiming McRae off waivers. The logic for the Pistons is […]

Eating saffron could help you get to sleep

Having trouble sleeping? A dose of saffron – yes, that fancy spice you find in Moroccan and Indian cooking – might help. Consuming saffron can enhance the quality of sleep in adults who have been struggling to get a decent night’s rest, suggests new research from Murdoch University. But before you start piling up on […]

Campbell Soup boosts guidance as profit beats forecasts; shares jump

Campbell Soup Co (CPB.N) on Wednesday raised its fiscal full-year earnings forecast and posted better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales due to strong demand for soups and snacks, and its shares rose 5% in early trade. The 150-year-old company has sought to revitalize its canned soup business, rolling out new recipes, eliminating preservatives and amping up […]

Military officials say 5G is crucial to Space Force operations

As more systems become interconnected to the Internet of Things (IoT), more wireless bandwidth is vital to keeping the data flowing smoothly. Being the frontrunner in building the 5G infrastructure is equally essential. Although 5G technology is still quite far from being broadly implemented, the US military says, “Space-based communications will play a key role […]

FDA bans shock device used on mentally disabled patients

Federal officials on Wednesday banned electrical shock devices used to discourage aggressive, self-harming behavior in patients with mental disabilities. The announcement from the Food and Drug Administration follows years of pressure from patient groups and mental health experts who have called the treatment outdated, ineffective and unethical. The agency first announced its intent ban the […]