Find out what triggers Crohn’s disease

According to a recent study headed by Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian researchers, changes in a single gene allow dangerous gut bacteria to trigger the inflammation that underlies Crohn’s disease. One day, these discoveries might make it easier for medical professionals to choose more precise treatments for people with immunological disorders. This specific host gene, … Read more

United States Air Force and Pentagon unveil new B-21 Raider stealth bomber in tightly controlled ceremony

America’s newest nuclear stealth bomber has made its debut after years of secret development, part of the Pentagon’s answer to rising concerns over a future conflict with China. Key points: The US Air Force plans to build 100 B-21 Raiders, able to deploy nuclear weapons or conventional bombs with or without humans on board The … Read more

Formed under pressure, Arnie’s rough diamonds outshine the Golden Generation

What about this from coach Graham Arnold? “We’ve been named ‘the invincible underdogs’ around the world,” he said. “Everyone’s an underdog until you succeed. Australia’s the underdogs, and we love that. We love the backs to the wall, and no one giving us a chance, and going out there and fighting the Aussie spirit way. … Read more

Strangulation during sex has been ‘mainstreamed’ but risks brain damage, experts warn

She said young people tell her the practice is common, but many are unaware that it is impossible to do without risk. Maree Crabbe is one of many experts warning non-fatal strangulation during sex has been normalized and is putting young people’s lives at risk.Credit:Eddie Jim “Strangulation was a theme that came out really strongly … Read more

Downsizers spend $4.67 million on knockdown on Drummoyne waterfront

Selling agent Peter Grayson of BresicWhitney Hunters Hill said more buyers than expected registered to bid on the property, in hopes of picking it up for an “attractive price”. “Those who were involved in bidding were emotional about it,” Grayson said. “It was certainly above everyone’s expectations. It’s certainly against the grain and the current … Read more

Lakers def Bucks, best game since Westbrook trade, LeBron James record, Dyson Daniels starts

LeBron James hit another NBA milestone Friday (Saturday AEDT) as he and Anthony Davis fueled the Los Angeles Lakers’ hard-fought 133-129 win over the Milwaukee Bucks. James scored 28 points and handed out 11 assists — passing former Lakers great Magic Johnson for sixth on the NBA’s all-time assists list — as Los Angeles weathered … Read more

Baggage handlers filmed slamming luggage onto conveyor belt at Melbourne airport stood down | Qantas

Baggage handlers filmed throwing luggage and slamming bags onto a conveyor belt at Melbourne airport have been immediately stood down pending an investigation. The minute-long footage, reportedly filmed at Melbourne airport, shows baggage handlers deliberately slamming luggage into a conveyor belt, throwing suitcases high into the air, and hurling one bag so forcefully it falls … Read more