Boeing capsule lands back on Earth after space shakedown

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Boeing’s crew taxi returned to Earth from the International Space Station on Wednesday, completing a repeat test flight before NASA astronauts climb aboard. It was a quick trip back: The Starliner capsule parachuted into the New Mexico desert just four hours after leaving the orbiting lab, with airbags attached to … Read more

CCR5 closes the temporal window for memory linking

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Apple says it will raise pay for corporate and retail employees in tight labor market

Steve Proehl | Corbis Unreleased | Getty Images Apple said on Wednesday that it will raise pay for corporate and retail workers later this year. The move comes during a historically tight labor market in the US and as employees contend with increased inflation and cost of living. Apple’s move comes after Google, Amazon and … Read more

Jim Ryan says PlayStation has 2 unannounced live service games coming this fiscal year

PlayStation is set to release two live service games during its current fiscal year, which ends in March 2023. That’s according to Sony Interactive Entertainment president Jim Ryan, who said during a business briefing on Thursday that the company currently had what it considered to be one live service game in MLB The Show 22. … Read more

Is Marriott Bonvoy Ambassador Elite Status Worth It?

In early 2019 the Marriott Bonvoy program was launched, following the merger between Marriott and Starwood. The Bonvoy program replaced the Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest programs, to form a unified loyalty program for the world’s largest hotel group. One positive aspect of Starwood Preferred Guest that Marriott maintained is the Ambassador program, which … Read more

‘How to Murder Your Husband’ writer found guilty of murder

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A jury in Portland has convicted a self-published novelist — who once wrote an essay titled “How to Murder Your Husband” — of fatally shooting her husband four years ago. The jury of seven women and five men found Nancy Crampton Brophy, 71, guilty of second-degree murder Wednesday after deliberating over … Read more

China wants closer security, trade links with the Pacific | Politics News

China will reportedly seek a wide-ranging security and economic deal with 10 Pacific states during Foreign Minister Wang Yi’s trip to the region this week, according to the Reuters news agency. Wang is due to land in the Solomon Islands on Thursday at the start of a 10-day tour that will also take him to … Read more

Cal Places Teri McKeever on Administrative Leave Following Abuse Allegations

Cal has placed longtime women’s swimming & diving head coach Teri McKeever on administrative leave following explosive allegations of verbal and emotional abuse by current and former athletes on Tuesday. The Orange County Register a report following a South California News Group investigation which found that at least six Cal athletes have contemplated suicide since … Read more

NASA’s InSight Lander Takes One Last Dusty Selfie Before It Shuts Down for Good

One of NASA’s Mars robots has taken one last selfie as it powers down for good. The agency released a photo of the InSight lander covered in red Martian dust on Monday, along with an announcement that the robot’s arms will soon be placed in a “retirement pose” as it begins to shut down operations … Read more