Red Sox rush Cole and end archrival Yankees’ season in AL wild card game

Xander Bogaerts and Kyle Schwarber homered off Yankees ace Gerrit Cole, and Nathan Eovaldi took a shutout into the sixth inning to help the Boston Red Sox beat New York 6-2 Tuesday night in the AL wild card game. Bogaerts also made a perfect relay to throw out Aaron Judge at the plate when the […]


A Suffolk oasis: my year reviving Cedric Morris’s garden at Benton End

Swifts race past our south London window on midsummer evenings and nest below the terrace rooftops opposite; in rural Suffolk, droves of swallows dart across an agrarian skyline and down into next door’s open barn. For a nature enthusiast, this swapping of one set of neighbours for another is a subtle contrast between the city […]


Canada factory activity sees strong growth despite supply shocks

Canadian manufacturing activity grew in September at a pace that was little changed from the prior month’s robust level, while global supply shocks helped to lift measures of inflation to record highs, data showed on Friday. The IHS Markit Canada Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) dipped to a seasonally adjusted 57.0 in September from 57.2 […]


Telegram summed 70M new users in a single day thanks to Facebook outage

A couple of days ago, we witnessed what might have been Facebook’s greatest outage. WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook, and even the company’s internal network were down due to a configuration change on the backbone routers, leading many who depend on these apps to find alternatives in Telegram and Signal. Telegram’s CEO, Pavel Durov, stated Telegram registered […]


ASDA employee a ‘hero’ after finding place to stay for homeless man outside supermarket

When the South Yorkshire Asda worker saw the man had been living rough for weeks in a tent and was hungry in the rain, she stepped up and helped him find food and shelter An ASDA worker has been hailed as a hero after helping a homeless man outside a supermarket find a place to […]