Day: April 17, 2020

Nick Richards becomes fourth Kentucky player to declare for NBA draft

Kentucky forward Nick Richards will enter the NBA draft and forego his final season of collegiate eligibility by signing with an agency. The 6-foot-11 junior is the fourth Wildcats starter to turn pro. He’s coming off a breakout season in which he was named a first-team All-Southeastern Conference selection by The Associated Press and league […]

How to talk to your parents about depression

Do you remember your last emotional breakdown? Whose face popped into your mind? Was it your parents? For many—certainly not. Talking to parents about depression is challenging and perhaps an arduous task. You hesitate about bringing emotional or mental health issues to parents, worrying that they won’t take you seriously, the conversation could be embarrassing, […]

U.S. probe unable to rule out White House influence on JEDI contract awarded to Microsoft, not Amazon

The Pentagon’s inspector general on Wednesday said it could not determine whether the White House influenced the award of a $10 billion contract to Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) over Amazon (AMZN.O) after several officials said their conversations were privileged “presidential communications.” Known as Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure, or JEDI, the cloud computing contract is intended to […]

Boosted board riders turn to each other after the company’s collapse

The passionate customers who helped lift up electric skateboard company Boosted are now rallying to help each other in the wake of the startup’s collapse. After the company announced it was laying off almost all of its employees and looking for a buyer in March, customers and fans quickly flocked to r/boostedboards and started to […]

Missing Indiana boy, 2, found dead in pond, report says

A 2-year-old boy from Indiana found in a next-door neighbor’s fish pond was declared a victim of drowning, authorities said on Tuesday. An autopsy revealed that Carter Pickerell had drowned after falling into the koi pond, according to a release from the Vanderburgh County Coroner. His father reportedly called police on Monday to report him […]