Russia pessimistic after U.S. responds to Putin’s demands in Ukraine standoff

The United States said it had offered a “diplomatic path forward” in the standoff with Russia over Ukraine. On Thursday, the Kremlin said it saw little grounds for optimism. With the ball now back in Moscow’s court, the West was given little immediate sign that Russian President Vladimir Putin would seek to de-escalate tensions and … Read more

Broncos hire Nathaniel Hackett, task him with reviving franchise in general, offense in particular – The Denver Post

A Broncos franchise in acute need of an adrenaline jolt emanating from the head coach’s office and an offensive revival hope they received both Thursday when they announced the hiring of Nathaniel Hackett. A veteran NFL coordinator widely respected for his football acumen and boundless energy, the 42-year-old Hackett agreed to terms on a four-year … Read more

Moderna launches clinical trial for HIV vaccine that uses mRNA technology

The first participants were given doses of the vaccine Thursday. January 27, 2022, 8:08 PM • 5 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Moderna announced Thursday that it’s launched early-stage clinical trials of an HIV mRNA vaccine. The biotechnology company has teamed up with the nonprofit International AIDS Vaccine Initiative to develop … Read more

Fed signals intent to join the great central bank stimulus exit

Euro, Hong Kong dollar, US dollar, Japanese yen, pound and Chinese 100 yuan bills are seen in this illustration, January 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee/Illustration/File photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Check in LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – The US Federal Reserve kicked off 2022 with a clear message: rates will rise … Read more

HP Elite Dragonfly G3 hands-on

HP has revamped its Elite Dragonfly with a few significant changes, some of which will likely be welcome in consumer and business circles, and some of which might be…controversial. We had the chance to try out a prototype of the new Elite Dragonfly G3, which isn’t performance ready but gives us an idea of ​​what … Read more

Caltech Names Laurie Leshin Director of JPL

At WPI, Leshin focused on expanding research, WPI’s signature Global Projects Program, and ways to address gender disparity in STEM. In addition, during her presidential tenure, new academic and collaboration spaces were developed on the WPI campus, notably a 40,000-square-foot Innovation Studio, with flexible, creative space for active learning classrooms, and the newly opened Unity … Read more

Tom Brady, others react to Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger announcing retirement

Getty Images As expected, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger announced his retirement on Thursday after 18 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The 39-year-old shared the news in a video posted to his social media pages. In the video, no. 7 is seen cleaning out his locker while reflecting on nearly two decades in Pittsburgh. “I don’t know … Read more

Ukraine looks to civilian volunteers to help counter possible Russian invasion

Billboards along the highways in Ukraine — some showing a furious, bare-chested man with a baseball bat chasing a bear — have gone up across the country as Russian troops continue massing along its borders. They serve as recruiting tools, encouraging civilians to receive military training and join the volunteer Territorial Defense Forces to guard … Read more

Colon cancer found in more younger adults. ‘Get screened,’ doctor says

A growing number of young adults are being diagnosed with late-stage colon cancer, according to a new peer-reviewed study. Researchers from the University of Colorado School of Medicine examined data from 100,000 people with adenocarcinoma, an aggressive form of cancer that’s more likely to be caught in later stages. Some of the reasons for a … Read more

Dow futures rise 200 points as market set to wrap up a wild week, Apple shares pop

Stock futures rose in overnight trading on Thursday, buoyed by a jump in Apple shares, as Wall Street looks to end a roller-coaster week on a high note. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures gained 200 points. S&P 500 futures were up 0.8% and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 1.3%. Apple shares rose nearly 5% in … Read more