San Francisco’s housing market is so out of control, 60% of tech workers say they can’t afford homes

HBO The San Francisco Bay Area’s housing market is so bleak, even tech workers are struggling to buy a home there. A survey by Blind found that 59% of employees at Bay Area tech companies said they cannot afford homes. Cisco, eBay, and Intuit had the highest percentage of employees who said home ownership is […]

High blood pressure: Why should you control hypertension? Three deadly complications

High blood pressure affects more than 25 per cent of all adults in the UK. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, puts extra stress on blood vessels and vital organs. Having persistently high blood pressure increases the risk of a number of potentially life-threatening conditions, warned the NHS. These could include heart attacks, […]

The airline employee who stole a plane from the Seattle airport cracked jokes, complimented air traffic control, and apologized for making a fuss before fatally crashing on to an island

Youtube/Handout via REUTERS Airline ground agent Richard Russell stole an empty Horizon Air plane on Friday night from Sea-Tac International Airport and fatally crashed into a small island in the Puget Sound. Officials have said that the 29-year-old was not a licensed pilot, but had clearance to be among aircraft. The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s […]

Kim Dotcom says dump 'worthless' dollar in favor of gold & crypto as US debt spirals out of control

Controversial internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom has called for the ditching of the US dollar, which, he says, is doomed to depreciation, and investing into gold and cryptocurrencies. The huge US debt will destroy the American economy and lead to a global economic collapse, which is just around the corner, the founder of the now defunct […]

Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Taliban fighters attacked the city of Ghazni in central Afghanistan early on Friday, burning police checkpoints, shelling buildings and seizing control of parts of the city, officials said. The Defense Ministry in Kabul said the attackers had been driven off but were still present in one area of the city and had occupied civilian houses, […]

Diabetes type 2: Make these 11 simple diet changes to prevent and control the condition

Diabetes type 2 is a lifelong condition that can affect your everyday life. Left untreated it can cause a number of complications, such as eye problems, foot problems, heart attack and stroke. To control your blood sugar level, and to prevent the condition from developing in the first place, it’s advised people with diabetes type […]

Be Thankful the U.S.-Market Nissan Kicks Has Standard Stability Control

A reader sent us a link to a Mexican handling test of Nissan’s new, front-drive Kicks crossover, and one glimpse of the vehicle’s “moose test” will have you on your knees, thanking the deity of your choice for electronic safety nannies. We all know that high-riding vehicles suffer from an inherent top-heaviness, born of a […]

High blood pressure symptoms: Nine signs you need to control your blood sugar

High blood pressure symptoms may go undetected and the only way to find out for sure if you have it is to have your blood pressure checked. All adults over 40 are advised to have theirs checked at least every five years, and this can be done at your GP surgery, at some pharmacies, as […]

Diabetes type 2: Five diet swaps to help you control and prevent the condition

Diabetes type 2 is a lifelong condition that can affect your everyday life. Left untreated it can cause a number of complications, such as eye problems, foot problems, heart attack and stroke. To control your blood sugar level, and to prevent the condition from developing in the first place, it’s advised people with diabetes type […]

Open champion Francesco Molinari is part of a growing trend in golf of top players giving up endorsement money for more control over their game

Harry How/Getty Images Francesco Molinari made history on Sunday, becoming Italy’s first major champion by winning the British Open. Molinari’s win came without an endorsement deal for his clubs aside from his putter, making him the third consecutive major champion to win without a sponsor dictating his club selection. Passing up sponsorship deals gives players […]