Israel Adesanya plans on reigning as UFC double champ: ‘Middleweight’s mine … 2021, light heavyweight is mine’

Israel Adesanya has designs on becoming “double champ” in 2021 as he pursues the UFC light heavyweight title. But that doesn’t mean he’s abandoning his middleweight legacy. “All I know is f**king 2021, light heavyweight is mine,” Adesanya told MMA Fighting. “I’ll take the belt just to double champ it like some of the other […]

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Between the Links: Anderson Silva’s last hurrah? Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya, return of TUF

Check out episode 23 of Between the Links as Mike Heck moderates the matchup between MMA Fighting’s Jed Meshew and The Athletic’s Shaun Al-Shatti as they give their takes on Anderson Silva’s potential final fight in the UFC—a fourth-round TKO loss to Uriah Hall in the main event of UFC Vegas 12—Dana White’s comments about […]

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Study suggests increased risk of restraint use in black patients in the emergency setting

A study published in the most recent issue of Academic Emergency Medicine (AEM), journal showed an increased risk of restraint use in Black patients compared with white patients in the emergency setting. The risk was not increased in other races or Hispanic/Latino ethnicity. The lead author of the single-center study is Dr. Kristina Schnitzer MD, […]

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Australia calls for China to ‘play by the rules’ after reports of multibillion-dollar trade bans

The Morrison government has called on China to come clean on whether a range of Australian export sectors worth billions of dollars a year will face new curbs from Friday amid increasing tensions between the two countries. Australian wine exporters have reported hearing advice from their import partners in China that “no product will be […]

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Waymo and Daimler are teaming up to build fully driverless semi trucks

Waymo and Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, announced that they are forming a “broad, global, strategic partnership” to deploy fully driverless trucks. Daimler will integrate Waymo’s autonomous driving technology, widely considered to be among the best in the world, into its fleet of heavy-duty Freightliner Cascadia semi-trailer trucks. Both Waymo and Daimler were independently […]

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