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Patriots promote Myles Bryant, along with Nick Folk

The Patriots announced they promoted defensive back Myles Bryant, along with kicker Nick Folk, to the 53-player roster from the practice squad. The move with Folk was reported earlier this

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New research shows how fast our brains are at ‘recording’ new words

How much time does a brain need to learn a new word? A team of Skoltech researchers and their colleagues monitored changes in brain activity associated with learning new words

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Wall Street Weekahead: Corporate debt frenzy rolls on as worries loom over markets

Investors are gearing up for the year’s record-breaking pace of corporate bond issuance to continue in the coming week, even after the U.S. Federal Reserve rattled nerves at its September

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Humble’s latest bundle features games in which you can pet dogs

With your purchase, you’ll be helping to support animal friendly charities including Best Friends Animal Society, Humane Society and Sweet Farm, or you can select your own charity.The curators over

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Greece lashed by rare hurricane-force storm

Greek civil protection authorities have been put on maximum alert after a Mediterranean cyclone made landfall, battering the west of the country and many of its popular Ionian islands. Meteorologists

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J.J. Watt, Brandin Cooks limited in Wednesday’s practice

Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has a hip injury that limited him in Wednesday’s practice. Watt was not asked about the injury during his media availability, and he didn’t mention

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Report raises concerns about climate change and health in Connecticut

The Yale School of Public Health’s Center on Climate Change and Health released a new report today on changing conditions in Connecticut that, left untreated, could have serious long-term health

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Fed’s new framework met with a confused shrug by the public

The Federal Reserve hopes a new strategy rolled out last month will sink deep into the minds of the U.S. public, be well understood to involve higher inflation in the

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Space-based reality show will send the winner to the ISS in 2023

A US-based production company is planning to host a reality show in which the winner will receive the most lucrative prize in reality show history – a 10-day trip to

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Activists outraged that sacred Chilean island is listed for sale for $20m

The island of Guafo sits on the route taken by blue whales heading into the fjords of Chilean Patagonia. It is a hotspot for marine biodiversity, home to rare flora

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