Giannis Antetokounmpo’s unlikely rise captured in new book finished before Bucks championship | Entertainment

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s unlikely rise captured in new book finished before Bucks championship |  Entertainment

GENA KITTNER For Statsbladet When Mirin’s father set out to write a book about Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo, she had no idea that the same year her book would be published, he would lead his team to a national championship. “Giannis, the unlikely rise of an NBA MVP,” tells the story of Giannis’ struggle … Read more

Scientists search Australian rivers in canoes looking for new varieties of taro, ‘food of the gods’, threatened by climate change

A team of Queensland researchers has swapped their lab coats for paddles and canoes as they search the Brisbane River in search of “gods’ food”. Key points: Many countries in the Pacific rely on root vegetable taro as a food source and income Climate change is increasingly causing saline soils and threatening crop production Australian … Read more

US companies are betting that shoppers will continue to pay higher prices

Some of the world’s largest companies are betting that consumers will continue to pay more for products from coffee to toilet paper. Corporate giants including Procter & Gamble Co. PG 1.08% , NestlĂ© TO NSRGY 0.30% and Verizon Communications Inc. VZ -0.86% says they plan to continue raising prices or pushing customers to buy more … Read more

Tribute pours in for actor Peter Scolari, who died at 66 – TODAY

Tribute is pouring in for actor Peter Scolari, who died at the age of 66TODAY Peter Scolari, ‘Bosom Buddies’ and ‘Newhart’ star, is deadCNN Peter Scolari died at the age of 66Entertainment tonight Peter Scolari, actor ‘Bosom Buddies’ and ‘Newhart’, died 66 years oldFox News Peter Scolari, ‘Bosom Buddies’ and ‘Girls’ actor, dies at 66Yahoo … Read more