Day: February 20, 2020

Clijsters loses to Muguruza during return to WTA Tour – NBC Sports

Kim Clijsters’ first WTA Tour match since 2012 ended with a 6-2, 7-6 (6) loss to Garbine Muguruza at the Dubai Championships on Monday. The 36-year-old Clijsters is making a second comeback – this time after more than seven years away from professional tennis – but was broken in the opening game against Muguruza, a […]

Study reveals how low oxygen levels in the heart predispose people to cardiac arrhythmias

Low oxygen levels in the heart have long been known to produce life-threatening arrhythmias, even sudden death. Until now, it was not clear how. New findings, in a study led by Steve A. N. Goldstein, MD, Ph.D., vice chancellor for Health Affairs at the University of California, Irvine, and distinguished professor in the UCI School […]

Oil up more than 2% on slowing coronavirus cases, U.S. move on Venezuela

Brent crude LCOc1 settled at $59.12 a barrel, rising $1.37, or 2.4%. U.S. oil CLc1 settled at $53.29, gaining $1.24, or 2.4%. Official data showed new coronavirus cases in China fell for a second day, although the World Health Organization said there was not enough data to know if the epidemic was being contained. Wall […]

Apple warns of worldwide iPhone shortages due to coronavirus disruption

Renowned Apple analysts Ming-Chi Kuo earlier this month slashed his first-quarter iPhone shipment forecast by 10 percent due to disruption caused by the coronavirus outbreak in China, where most of the company’s products are manufactured. And while Apple says work has resumed in the country, it’s “experiencing a slower return to normal conditions” than expected. […]

Man denies raping stranger saying attacker ‘could be his twin’

A man accused of stalking, choking and then trying to rape a stranger claims the attacker could be his twin brother, a court heard. Khaled Argoub, 21, is said to have dragged the terrified woman into a park after following her off a Night Tube at Colliers Wood station, southwest London, in the early hours […]