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Two years after Lara Prychodko was found dead at bottom of Manhattan trash chute, father maintains she was murdered

This July marks two years since a New York woman was found dead at the bottom of a luxury Manhattan building’s trash chute, and while officials have found no signs of foul play in her death, her distraught family believes she was murdered. Lara Prychodko, 48, died less than a month after she celebrated her […]

Sport

Lawyer denies allegation of witness payments in Quinton Dunbar, DeAndre Baker case

Friday night’s news that a search warrant suggests witnesses received $55,000 to recant allegations of a robbery involving Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar (pictured) and Giants cornerback Deandre Baker became the latest twist in one of the most bizarre stories of the offseason. Predictably, the lawyer representing one of the men contends that the latest allegations […]

Lifestyle

Deaf kitten who wobbles when she walks finds loving home

Meet Kara, the deaf and rather wobbly kitten who’s overcome a tough start in life to find her happy ending. Kara arrived into Battersea Dogs & Cats Home when she was still in her pregnant mum Clementine’s womb. Just a few days after she was born, Kara’s carers noticed something a little different about the […]

Business

TIM excludes Huawei from 5G core equipment tender

Telecom Italia (TIM) (TLIT.MI) excluded China’s Huawei Technologies from a tender it launched this month for 5G equipment for the core network it is preparing to build in Italy and Brazil, two sources familiar with the matter said. The list of invited suppliers comprises Cisco (CSCO.O), Ericsson (ERICb.ST), Nokia (NOKIA.HE), Mavenir and Affirmed Networks, a […]

Technology

Dell’s redesigned XPS Desktop gets a new compact chassis, 10th-gen Intel inside

Dell’s sleek and premium lineup of XPS hardware now includes a revised desktop model, featuring a smaller chassis with improved airflow and upgraded internals. Although Dell isn’t supporting AMD’s AM4 platform, much to the disappointment of Ryzen fans, buyers can pick from a range of Intel’s 10th-gen options to go alongside either Nvidia or AMD […]

News

Top Tucker Carlson writer at Fox News resigns after alleged racist, sexist online remarks

A top writer for Fox News host Tucker Carlson has resigned after reports surfaced that he had posted racist and sexist comments in an online forum known to be a hotbed for offensive and bigoted remarks, Fox News executives confirmed in a memo Saturday. CNN Business first reported Friday that Blake Neff was a frequent […]

Sport

Patriots settle grievances on Antonio Brown, Aaron Hernandez contracts

The Patriots have settled two longstanding grievances over former players’ contracts. According to ESPN, the settlements have freed up more than $7 million in cap space for the Patriots, who were almost completely out of cap space. The grievances came from Antonio Brown, who was cut one game after signing a one-year, $15 million contract, […]

Lifestyle

Man goes for a ‘few beers’ at friend’s house – ends up in Ibiza and gets dumped

19-year-old Brad Duff decided on Sunday to meet his friend Reece Lornie, also 19, for a couple of drinks at his house. As we can all probably relate to, those few quiet jars turned into a lot more. As not many of us can relate to, though, for the Dundee teenagers it also ended in […]

Business

Amazon begins rolling out bigger UPS and FedEx-style delivery trucks

Amazon.com (AMZN.O) is launching a new fleet of bigger, boxier trucks like those favored by rival package carriers United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N) and FedEx Corp (FDX.N), as it fights to fix widespread pandemic-fueled delivery delays that sent customers into the arms of competitors like Walmart Inc (WMT.N). The world’s largest online retailer ordered more […]

Technology

Far Cry 6 leaks: features Breaking Bad’s Giancarlo Esposito, launches February 18, largest Far Cry to date

The rumor that Far Cry 6 will be revealed during the Ubisoft Forward event this weekend looks to be accurate after a listing appeared on the Hong Kong PlayStation Store. Following in the tradition of memorable Far Cry antagonists, Giancarlo Esposito, best known as drug lord Gustavo Fring from Breaking Bad/Better Call Saul, will appear […]