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She always knew she had a big mouth. Now Guinness says it’s the biggest.

TikTok is full of users with big mouths, but one star on the social media platform just proved hers is quite literally the largest. Guinness World Records confirmed that Samantha Ramsdell, 31, of Norwalk, Connecticut, is the record holder for the world’s largest mouth gape for a female. Her “mouth gape” measures 6.56 centimeters, or […]

Sport

Bears trade Anthony Miller to Texans

The Bears have been trying to trade wide receiver Anthony Miller for months. They’ve finally found a taker. Miller has been traded to Houston, according to Mike Garafolo and Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. A former second-round draft pick, Miller has only a $1.7 million cap hit for the 2021 season, which is the last […]

Lifestyle

Swiss chard sandwich by Nieves Barragán Mohacho

Traditionally called pencas, this is an incredible fried sandwich held together with a panko breadcrumb coating and filled with soft melted layers of swiss chard, smoked cheese and cured meat. It’s an old Spanish recipe, passed down through generations. Make sure you cut everything to the same size so that it’s easy to layer up […]

Business

United Airlines to buy 100, 19-seat electric planes from Heart Aerospace

United Airlines (UAL.O) said on Tuesday it would buy 100 19-seat ES-19 electric planes from Swedish start-up Heart Aerospace, as the U.S. carrier eyes battery-powered aircraft for regional routes. It is the latest in a series of such “innovation-related” announcements by United as major airlines come under pressure to cut emissions. The U.S. carrier’s venture […]

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FedEx driver arrested after crash leads to police chase in Solano County

A FedEx driver was arrested Friday after allegedly crashing into a vehicle in Vacaville and later leading Fairfield police on a vehicle chase into Cordelia, authorities said. Around 2:20 p.m., a witness saw a FedEx truck traveling recklessly at Alamo Drive and Merchant Street, Vacaville police Lt. Aaron Dahl said. The witness then saw the […]

Sport

Dede Westbrook signing one-year deal with Vikings

When NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport reported Friday that receiver Dede Westbrook was going to work out with the Vikings, Rapoport noted Westbrook would likely sign with Minnesota if everything went well. Apparently, there were no snags. According to multiple reports, Westbrook will sign a one-year deal with the Vikings. The former Jaguars receiver told Chris […]

Lifestyle

Nigel Slater’s burrata and peas

Burrata and peas is one of those quiet marriages of ingredients I could eat all summer long. On a warm afternoon, I will often tear off pieces of cool, milky burrata and toss them with peas and ruffled leaves of pale green lettuce. Other times, I make a dressing with olive oil, peas and basil, […]

Business

The quiet revolution in Italian bond markets

A calming down of Italian government bonds, typically among the most volatile in the euro zone, suggests a sea change in the way foreign investors perceive the 2.3-trillion-euro ($2.7 trillion)market — the bloc’s biggest. Volatility, the propensity of an asset to display wild and unpredictable price swings, is generally a negative for bond returns over […]

Technology

OnePlus’ capable Nord 2 made better by midrange price

OnePlus has officially announced the Nord 2, a successor to last year’s excellent midrange debut. Like the original, the Nord 2 is releasing in Europe and India, and there are no plans for a US release. In Europe and the UK, prices start at £399 / €399 for its 8GB RAM / 128GB storage model, […]

Technology

OnePlus Buds Pro announced, coming September 1st for $150

OnePlus today announced its third set of true wireless earbuds, the OnePlus Buds Pro. Dubbed as the company’s “most advanced listening device” yet, the new earbuds are debuting alongside the Nord 2 smartphone. They go on sale in the US and Canada on September 1st for $149.99 and come in either white or matte black. […]