Brazil’s central bank chief predicts end of credit cards

Brazil's central bank chief predicts end of credit cards

The President of the Brazilian Central Bank, Roberto Campos Neto, attends the Brazil Investment Forum in Sao Paulo, Brazil on October 11, 2019. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRASILIA, Aug. 12 (Reuters) – Roberto Campos Neto, head of Brazil’s central bank, said on Friday he believes credit cards … Read more

Man Utd ‘one injury away from a problem’ says Ten Hag as boss demands club spend more on transfers before window ends

Man Utd ‘one injury away from a problem’ says Ten Hag as boss demands club spend more on transfers before window ends

ERIK TEN HAG says Manchester United’s lack of signings means they are now just one injury away from a ‘problem’. The Dutch boss is adamant that the Red Devils ‘should’ spend more. 2 Erik ten Hag has told Man Utd heads he needs more new additionsCredit: Getty 2 The Red Devils will wear their flashy … Read more

Duration of Shedding of Culturable Virus in SARS-CoV-2 Omicron (BA.1) Infection

Duration of Shedding of Culturable Virus in SARS-CoV-2 Omicron (BA.1) Infection

To the editors: The B.1.1.529 (omicron) variant of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has a shorter incubation time and a higher transmission rate than previous variants.1.2 Recently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended reducing the strict isolation period for infected individuals in non-healthcare settings from 10 days to 5 days after … Read more

In occupied Kherson, residents are undermining Russia with one act of resistance at a time

FILE - Russian soldiers guard an area as a group of foreign journalists visit in Kherson, Kherson region, south Ukraine, May 20, 2022. The Kherson region has been under control of the Russian forces since the early days of the Russian military action in Ukraine. Ukrainian guerrillas have increasingly challenged the Russian hold on areas in southeastern Ukraine, attacking local Moscow-backed officials, blowing up key infrastructure and spotting targets for the Ukrainian military. This photo was taken during a trip organized by the Russian Ministry of Defense. (AP Photo, File)

“It’s like waiting for execution every day,” Yulia* said from her home in Kherson, Ukraine, after five months under Russian occupation. “This is the most terrible thing, the constant pressure,” she adds. “I understand that this is exactly what the Russians strive for: to break, intimidate and suppress. That’s why I resist, like most Kherson … Read more

Britney Spears’ lawyer calls Kevin Federline’s video ‘cruel, bottom of the barrel stuff’

Britney Spears’ lawyer calls Kevin Federline's video 'cruel, bottom of the barrel stuff'

Britney Spears’ lawyer claims Kevin Federline has “violated the privacy and dignity of the mother of his children” and calls the former backup dancer’s recent Instagram post “cruel, bottom of the barrel stuff” Load video Video not available The video will play automatically soon8Cancel Play now Britney Spears argues with her kids in the car … Read more

Rishi Sunak ramps up plans to help millions tackle cost-of-living crisis

Rishi Sunak ramps up plans to help millions tackle cost-of-living crisis

R ishi Sunak has stepped up his pledges to tackle the cost of living crisis as he tries to gain ground over Liz Truss in the Tory leadership contest. The former chancellor has said he is ready to find up to £10 billion in additional support for those facing rising bills in the autumn – … Read more

Stop hackers, just turn on this Google Play Store setting on your phone NOW!

Stop hackers, just turn on this Google Play Store setting on your phone NOW!

Now enable this setting on your Android phone to protect it from malicious attacks. Android, the world’s most popular operating system, is used by billions of users around the world. The operating system is based on an open source platform and is therefore shared by numerous companies who all use slightly different versions of Android … Read more

How I plan to follow a Gameweek 1 Bench Boost

How I plan to follow a Gameweek 1 Bench Boost

FPL Trader – aka Paulius – is currently 37th in our Hall of Fame and wrote an excellent piece on finding preseason value. Here, the three-time top 300 finisher outlines his plans for Gameweek 2 and reflects on the decision to play the Bench Boost in Gameweek 1. Many Fantasy Premier League (FPL) decisions simply … Read more

When Older Dogs’ Hearing Fades, Risk of Dementia Rises | Health, Medicine and Fitness

When Older Dogs' Hearing Fades, Risk of Dementia Rises | Health, Medicine and Fitness

Sydney Murphy FRIDAY, Aug. 12, 2022 (HealthDay News) — When dogs’ hearing fades, so do their mental abilities, new research reveals. For the study, the researchers examined the link between hearing loss in older dogs and dementia. The findings shed light on ways in which sensory loss affects canine cognition (thinking skills) and could lead … Read more