Lions put Jason Cabinda on PUP list, C.J. Moore and Dan Skipper on NFI

The Lions announced three moves involving their injured lists ahead of Wednesday’s training camp practice. Fullback Jason Cabinda has been placed on the physically unable to perform list, safety C.J. Moore is on the non-football injury list, and tackle Dan Skipper landed on the non-football illness list. Cabinda has played in 34 games for the […]


Scientists create nanobody that can punch through tough brain cells and potentially treat Parkinson’s disease

Proteins called antibodies help the immune system find and attack foreign pathogens. Mini versions of antibodies, called nanobodies—natural compounds in the blood of animals such as llamas and sharks—are being studied to treat autoimmune diseases and cancer. Now, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers have helped develop a nanobody capable of getting through the tough exterior of […]


Brazil miner Vale’s profit slips but beats forecasts

Brazilian miner Vale SA (VALE3.SA) said on Thursday its second-quarter net income fell 18.9% from the previous year, hit mainly by a sharp decline in iron ore prices and escalating costs, but results still topped analysts’ estimates. Vale, one of the world’s largest iron ore miners, posted net income of $6.15 billion, above expectations of […]


Xiaomi’s $10 Billion Car Project Hits Regulatory Barrier

Xiaomi Corp. is facing difficulties getting regulatory approval for its electric vehicle project in China, an unexpected hurdle for the smartphone giant’s $10 billion carmaking endeavor. The Beijing-based company has been talking to officials at the National Development and Reform Commission about the licensing for months without success, according to people familiar with the matter.


Nebraska man hits ax throwing target from 90 feet for world record

A Nebraska man broke a world record by throwing an ax to a target 90 feet away at the Cornhusker State Games. Jesse Rood, 25, a Lincoln firefighter, attempted the Guinness World Record during the opening ceremony of the Cornhusker State Games at Seacrest Field in Lincoln. Rood said he was told by Guinness World […]