Infighting among Limerick firefighters ‘infected whole community’, judge notes – The Irish Times

A falling-out between firefighters in a town’s part-time fire station had “infected the whole community”, a High Court judge has said. Ms Justice Leonie Reynolds made the comment during a case brought by brothers Michael (39) and Jonathon (35) Doody, from Abbeyfeale, Co Limerick, over what they claim was bullying, harassment, exclusion and victimization by … Read more

Apple Expected to Expand Emergency SOS via Satellite to the UK on December 13

Apple could expand the Emergency SOS via Satellite and Find My via satellite functionality to the United Kingdom as soon as next week, according to a source that spoke to MacRumors. Emergency services personnel in the country have been told that calls from the Emergency SOS via Satellite feature will be routed to local emergency … Read more

DWTS pro Jenna Johnson reveals her baby niece has died

Pregnant DWTS pro Jenna Johnson mourns the death of her baby niece after ‘unimaginable’ stillbirth and shares heartbreaking photos from child’s funeral WARNING: This article contains distressing images If you have been affected by this story, in the US contact Share Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support on 1-800-821-6819 or email [email protected] In the UK contact … Read more

Researchers develop new ‘raspberry-shaped’ nanoparticle for precision drug delivery

A binary mixture of mesoporous silica nanoparticles plus organic polyammonium additive (dye or drug) is cleanly converted upon mild heating into hollow nanoparticles. The remodeled nanoparticle shell is an organized nanoscale assembly of globular additive/silica subunits and cancer cell assays show that a loaded drug additive is bioavailable. Credit: Nanoscale (2022). DOI: 10.1039/D2NR05528G A newly … Read more

It’s not Netherlands versus Messi

Virgil Van Dijk insists the Netherlands are preparing for far more than Lionel Messi alone in Friday’s World Cup quarter-final against Argentina. Messi has, once again, proved Argentina’s inspiration in Qatar and the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner is aiming to cap his glittering career by guiding his side to success in next week’s final. Yet … Read more