Sport

Solskjær says youngsters in contention as Manchester United fixtures pile up

Ole Gunnar Solskjær insists he will not risk the welfare of his Manchester United players as they prepare for the second of three Premier League fixtures in five days, hinting players such as Shola Shoretire and Amad Diallo could come into the reckoning for Tuesday’s meeting with Leicester. United’s victory at Aston Villa on Sunday, […]

Lifestyle

Gout treatment success doubled by combining two drugs, study finds

By combining two medications, researchers at Michigan Medicine optimized a therapy for people with gout, a condition that causes severe damage and disability if left untreated. The study revealed how a second drug taken orally more than doubled the effectiveness of Pegloticase, an intravenous gout treatment used to dissolve crystalized uric acid in the joints […]

Business

Restaurant Brands quarterly results top estimates on Burger King sales

Restaurant Brands International Inc’s quarterly results topped estimates on Friday, as a reopening U.S. economy and government stimulus checks boosted spending at the company’s Burger King chain. Easing of dining room capacity restrictions and a warmer weather also led to a recovery in demand at Restaurant Brands’ outlets and those of rival companies, many of […]

Technology

Basecamp CEO apologizes to staff in new post: ‘We have a lot to learn’

In a new blog post, Basecamp CEO Jason Fried apologized after the “policy changes” he announced last week ultimately led to a third of the company’s workforce opting to leave. “Last week was terrible. We started with policy changes that felt simple, reasonable, and principled, and it blew things up culturally in ways we never […]

News

These Beautiful Italian Towns Will Pay You to Move There if You Work Remotely

Portugal is building a remote worker village on the stunning island of Madeira, and now two Italian towns are paying 50% of the rental costs for remote workers looking to swap their current digs for a slice of medieval Italian rusticity. Rieti in the Lazio region, and Santa Fiora in Tuscany, are both having problems […]