Robinhood extends trading hours from 7 am to 8 pm — 3 rookie mistakes when trading stocks after hours

At 7 am, it can be the time for a morning coffee while 8 pm can be time to have supper, watch your favorite television shows, or even enjoy a glass of wine. If you have a Robinhood account, it’s also becoming a time to play the stock market during extended trading hours — but … Read more

Martial arts teacher loses half her skull due to sinus infection

A California martial arts instructor had to have half her skull removed after an unchecked sinus infection metastasized throughout her brain. She detailed her cranial catastrophe in a harrowing video with over 7 million views on TikTok. “Surgeons told me I would have been dead within a week if I hadn’t gone to the hospital … Read more

How TikTok may be causing teen girls to develop neurological disorders

Teenage girls are going to doctors and health clinics after experiencing tics and other disorders that are believed to stem from prolonged use of the social media app TikTok. Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, an increasing number of young girls have been diagnosed with “functional neurological disorders” including “vocal tics and abnormal body … Read more

Will Smith Apologizes to Chris Rock, Faces Academy Investigation for Slap

Will Smith Monday evening apologized in an Instagram post to comedian Chris Rock for his behavior in Sunday night’s Academy Awards ceremony, which included slapping him on stage over a joke about the Oscar winner’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith. “My behavior at last night’s Academy Awards was unacceptable and inexcusable,” Mr. Smith wrote. “Jokes at … Read more

Weekend reads: the slowing housing market and inverted yield curve signal a coming recession

It is human nature to fear missing out as prices skyrocket, But all bubbles burst eventually. Ian Shepherdson of Pantheon Macroeconomics predicts a 25% decline in US home sales. What will that do to prices? Weigh in with your thoughts. A classic signal for a recession On March 24, the yield on five-year US Treasury … Read more

Paralyzed man gets brain implant, immediately asks for ‘beer’

He wanted some post-op hops. A paralyzed man who was unable to move or communicate for months is now finally able to speak thanks to a state-of-the-art brain-computer interface system (BCI). His first words? “I want a beer.” The unnamed 36-year-old patient had been suffering from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a progressive nervous system disease … Read more

Fed official doesn’t think housing market is headed for a crash: ‘I am trying to buy a house here in Washington and the market is crazy’

Federal Reserve Governor Christopher Waller has no doubt about how competitive today’s housing market is. “Trust me, I know it is red hot because I am trying to buy a house here in Washington and the market is crazy,” Waller said in a speech at a housing conference. But even as home and rental prices … Read more

This woman is now a ‘clitoris advocate’ after a harrowing, botched vagina surgery left her suicidal

At just 18-years-old, Jessica Pin believed she had an abnormal vagina. Despite having labiaplasty surgery performed by a respected obstetrician-gynecologist, it went wrong, leaving her with severe nerves. Because of this, Jessica has no sensation down below, as the dorsal nerves of her clitoris were damaged. Jessica, who lives in San Francisco said that her … Read more

How your sleep habits can predict your risk of developing Alzheimer’s

Your sleeping habits could predict if you are at risk of developing Alzheimer’s. Napping is less common among younger people, but as we age it becomes a more frequent daily event. But recent research has found a link between daytime napping and Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The study also found that once dementia, or mild … Read more

Woman left with shark hand following battle with sepsis

Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the ER. A UK woman’s hand was left looking like a cartoon shark head after doctors sewed the appendage inside her stomach to fight a vicious infection. A video chronicling her Jaws-dropping mitt currently boasts over 75 million views on TikTok. “I wasn’t aware … Read more