Early Liz Truss comments on scrapping benefits stoke fears of further cuts | Benefits

Liz Truss has previously suggested universal benefits such as the state pension should be scrapped because of the “huge expense” to taxpayers of “recycling” their money through the system – prompting fears she could go further still with her plans to cut back the benefits bill. The proposal, included in her motion to the Liberal … Read more

Intel accidentally showed 34-core Raptor Lake die at event • The Register

Analysis At this week’s launch of Intel’s 13th-gen Core series, it appears staff accidentally left out on display a wafer of previously undisclosed 34-core Raptor Lake processor dies. As spotted by Tom’s Hardware, the wafer bore a sticker reading “Raptor Lake-S, 34 core.” A close inspection of each die revealed a mesh of 34 distinct … Read more

Earn exclusive rewards by playing 40K card game Warpforge in alpha

During the annual Warhammer Skulls for the Skull Throne event earlier this year, when Warhammer 40,000 CRPG Rogue Trader and retro FPS Boltgun were announced, we also heard word of a digital card game called Warpforge. Now, developers Everguild (who also made Horus Heresy: Legions) have announced an alpha build of Warpforge will be available … Read more

Married doctors ‘plotted to give medical information about US soldiers to Russia’ | US News

A married US Army doctor and an anaesthesiologist have been accused of conspiring to provide the Russian government with medical information about American soldiers and their relatives. Major Jamie Lee Henry had a secret security clearance, while their spouse Anna Gabrielian is a Russian speaker who is affiliated with Johns Hopkins Hospital. They are charged … Read more

A Plague Tale: Requiem Harnesses the Power of the PS5 to Bring Your Nightmares to Life

It’s been a good week for fans looking forward to A Plague Tale: Requiem, as we have had a gorgeous new story trailer, and learned how long a typical playthrough of the game will take. Let’s keep the hype train rolling then, with a look at some of the ways in which developer Asobo Studio … Read more

Former Dallas Cowboy Gavin Escobar dies in apparent climbing accident at 31 | Dallas Cowboys

Former Dallas Cowboys tight end Gavin Escobar has died at the age of 31 after an apparent rock climbing accident. Two rock climbers were found dead on Wednesday near a southern California peak after rescue crews responded to reports of injuries, authorities said. The other climber has been named as 33-year-old Chelsea Walsh. Rescuers were … Read more