Statins lower the risk of one of the deadliest kinds of strokes, study finds

CNN — Doctors know that drugs called statins lower a person’s risk of a stroke due to a blood clot. But a new study shows that the inexpensive medications can also decrease the risk of a first stroke as a result of an intracerebral hemorrhage, the deadliest kind. An intracerebral hemorrhage is when blood from … Read more

Why This Market Rally Is So Dangerous; Tesla Nears Bear Lows On This Move

Dow Jones futures were little changed in extended trading, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. The stock market rally had a flat-to-lower session Wednesday. X The Nasdaq led declines as Apple (AAPL), Google parent Alphabet (GOOGLE) and Tesla stock extended big weekly losses. Apple and Google stock broke below some support levels while … Read more

Neil Diamond gives a surprise performance at Broadway opening five years after retiring due to Parkinson’s

Neil Diamond surprised the crowd at the opening night of “A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical” with an impromptu performance of “Sweet Caroline.” The 81-year-old music icon led theatergoers in a singalong of his 1969 megahit during curtain call at the Broadhurst Theater in New York City Sunday night. “I don’t know who needs … Read more

Letitia James Accused of Protecting Top Aide From Harassment Allegations

When her office’s investigation of sexual harassment at a Manhattan bar was settled this summer, the New York attorney general, Letitia James, was clear about her priorities. “This settlement is a reminder that no matter the perpetrator, we will not tolerate sexual harassment,” she said in a July statement about the case, which attracted relatively … Read more

Charlize Theron showcases her incredible legs as she is honored with a major award at the Hollywood gala

Charlize Theron showcased her incredible legs on Wednesday when she attended The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Women In Entertainment gala in Los Angeles. The Oscar Winner, 47, stunned in black-and-white designer shorts for the A-list event where she was honored with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award. Before taking the stage, Theron walked the red carpet and … Read more

Free-agent catcher Willson Contreras signs 5-year deal with Cardinals: Source

Free-agent catcher Willson Contreras is signing a five-year deal with the Cardinalsa league source confirmed to The Athletic on Wednesday. The Athletic‘s Ken Rosenthal first reported news of the Cardinals closing in on an agreement with Contreras and ESPN’s Jeff Passan first reported terms of the $87.5 million deal, which is pending a physical. Here’s … Read more