Upstart prospects fall short, but CEO says he is ‘confident’ in AI loan value

Upstart prospects fall short, but CEO says he is ‘confident’ in AI loan value

Upstart Holdings Inc. delivered a lower-than-expected revenue forecast for the current quarter, but the CEO expressed confidence in the performance and value of artificial intelligence-driven loans. Since Upstart UPST, +9.02% offered preliminary second-quarter results that fell short of expectations a month ago, outlook was the main issue in the company’s official earnings report. Executives at … Read more

Scientists discover miracle molecules that fight aging

Scientists discover miracle molecules that fight aging

Researchers in Israel say they have identified a group of molecules that repair damaged cells that break down over time. Based on that discovery, they developed a drug that protects human cells from damage, so that human tissues can remain functional for longer. The same compound could potentially reverse and prevent age-related diseases, offering the … Read more

CDC adds 2 destinations to ‘high’ risk travel category

CDC adds 2 destinations to ‘high’ risk travel category

Editor’s Note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about opening and closing destinations, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — A popular Middle Eastern destination and small Dutch Caribbean island were added to the … Read more

Stocks Making the Biggest Moves After Hours: Novavax, Allbirds and More

Stocks Making the Biggest Moves After Hours: Novavax, Allbirds and More

A woman holds a vial labeled “Coronavirus COVID-19 Vaccine” and a medical syringe in front of the Novavax logo shown in this image, taken on October 30, 2020. Seen Ruvic | Reuters Check out the businesses that are making headlines after hours. Novavax – Biotech stocks fell 32% after Novavax lowered its full-year revenue expectations … Read more

Former Oklahoma assistant football coach Cale Gundy read ‘racially charged word’ multiple times, says coach Brent Venables

Former Oklahoma assistant football coach Cale Gundy read ‘racially charged word’ multiple times, says coach Brent Venables

A day after Oklahoma assistant football coach Cale Gundy resigned from the Sooners, saying he accidentally read “a word I should never have spoken — under any circumstances” from the screen of a player’s iPad during a filming session, head coach Brent Venables said issued a new statement stating that Gundy’s statement didn’t tell the … Read more

Monkeypox is spreading. Here’s how to avoid it.

Monkeypox is spreading.  Here’s how to avoid it.

The World Health Organization suggested in July that men who have sex with men should cut back on partners “for now” and reconsider sleeping with new people as a way to slow the spread of monkeypox. Sometimes rubbing against an infected person (aside from sex) isn’t enough to make you sick, according to Dr. Berry … Read more