Donkey Whisperer’ deputy wrangles escaped donkey in Florida

A Florida sheriff’s deputy was dubbed the “Donkey Whisperer” when he wrangled an escaped donkey that fled from its owner’s property and went for a run. The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office said Lt. Jeff Morgan responded to a call about a horse and a donkey running loose on Buckward Road in Baker. The sheriff’s office […]


Jordan Jenkins: My shoulder rehab is going pretty well

The Texans brought in linebacker Jordan Jenkins on a two-year deal worth $6 million last month, one of the many free agent deals the club made to start General Manager Nick Caserio’s tenure. But Jenkins missed the last four games of the 2020 season with the Jets, undergoing shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum […]


What can I do with wild garlic?

“Any serious cooking turns wild garlic into green slurry,” warns writer and gardener Mark Diacono. “Pesto suits it well, because it’s only just warmed through by the heat of the pasta.” So, faced with an abundance of the stuff, Christine needs dishes that require little or no cooking. Thankfully, eggs welcome that kind of thinking, […]


Oil gains 1% on strong U.S., China economic data

Strong economic data from China and the United States helped lift oil prices by 1% on Tuesday, recouping some of the previous session’s losses. Brent rose 59 cents, or 1%, to settle at $62.74 a barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude rose 68 cents, or 1.2%, to settle at $59.33 a barrel. Prices were […]


Taiko no Tatsujin Pop Tap Beat is glorious on Apple Arcade

Taiko Pop Tap, as it appears on my phone’s home screen, is pure joy. If you’ve played the earlier games in the drumming series you will already know this. And I suspect, if you’ve played the earlier games in the drumming series, Taiko Pop Tap was your first download from the new drop of Apple […]


79-year-old golfer breaks Guinness World Record at driving range

A 79-year-old Arizona golfer broke a world record and raised money for charity by hitting 1,050 drives at least 200 yards inside a 35-yard grid. Bob Kurtz, whose Guinness World Records include golfing 1,850 holes in one week, went to the TopGolf Scottsdale driving range on Thursday to attempt to hit 1,000 drives in 12 […]