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A deputy charged in the deaths of two women who drowned in a locked police van in 2018 ignored barricades and drove into rapidly rising floodwaters against advice from his supervisors and officials on the South Carolina highway, a prosecutor said Monday. Former Horry County deputy Stephen Flood is on trial on two counts of involuntary manslaughter and reckless homicide for the drownings of the women he was taking to mental health facilities under a court order as rain from Hurricane Florence inundated eastern South Carolina.
All stocks have bad days at least once in a while, but Monday for Tonix Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: TNXP) was one of the ugliest trading sessions in its history. The company's stock lost nearly one-third of its value after the company announced a financial engineering move that sent investors scrambling for the exits. Tonix announced Monday afternoon that it is effecting a 1-for-32 reverse split of its common stock.
The fatal crash involving a white transit van and a motorcycle happened Saturday evening between Lawrence and Eudora.
CALGARY, Alberta, May 16, 2022--Digital Commerce Bank (DCBank) and Platform Calgary have announced the launch of the Calgary Fintech Award - western Canada’s first major fintech award. It includes a programming component to help founders advance their business, as well as the chance to win up to $250,000 in non-dilutive cash. The Calgary Fintech Award will support fintech startups intending to grow their business in the Calgary region. Startups can apply for the inaugural award at calgaryfintech
A large Mexican family crossed into the United States on Sunday seeking asylum after threats from suspected criminals forced them to flee their avocado farm, a migrants group said on Monday, underscoring how lawlessness in Mexico pushes many to leave. Migrant advocacy group Al Otro Lado reported that 32 members of the Peña family fled their homes in western Michoacan state seven months after receiving violent threats from unspecified cartel members. They left the Mexican border city of Tijuana on Sunday night, hoping to eventually reunite with family already in the United States, the group added.
Mark Emmert’s escalation in pay resulted from a raise called for under his contract that ended up being reduced but not negated by the pandemic cuts.
DETROIT (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk gave the strongest hint yet Monday that he would like to pay less for Twitter than his $44 billion offer made last month. Musk told a Miami technology conference that a viable deal at a lower price would not be out of the question, according to a report by Bloomberg News, which said it viewed a livestream video of the conference posted by a Twitter user. Also at the All In Summit, Musk estimated that at least 20% of Twitter's 229 million accounts are spam bots,
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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard's legal battle continues as the divorced movie stars face off in court in a libel case. Follow along here for updates.
Grade 12 student Samuel López Matos was excited to go to his school's spring fling dance — but those feelings turned to unease when he actually showed up. The bright lights and loud music made it "a sensory overload nightmare," said López Matos, who is on the autism spectrum. "I couldn't stay and had to bail out early," he said. López Matos is among a group of neurodiverse students at Horton High School near Wolfville, N.S, who are working hard to make their school a more inclusive place for stu
The congresswoman condemned those who suggested she promoted the same “great replacement” message behind Saturday's shooting in Buffalo.
The Food and Drug Administration and Abbott Nutrition have agreed on a plan to resume operations at its infant formula facility in Sturgis, Michigan, the two announced on Monday. According to Abbott, the agreement with the FDA lays out "the steps necessary to resume production and maintain the facility” but remains subject to court approval. Abbott said that once the FDA gives it the official green light, it could restart operations at the site within two weeks and that it would take six to eight weeks after that before the product is back on shelves.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz urged Biden and the FDA to move swiftly to help end the “crisis” of parents unable to find formula on store shelves.
“It’s shameful and I can’t even believe it at this point,” said one critic of the project. “I would laugh if it weren’t absolutely disgusting.”
Plaintiffs brought their complaint to state court after it was tossed by a federal judge
A day after Finland applied for NATO membership, neighbor Sweden looked to make its own historic application. Latest Ukraine updates.
A new wildfire model by the First Street Foundation lets property owners assess their wildfire risk now and 30 years into the future.
Foreign Secretary says the countries should be integrated into the alliance ‘as soon as possible, to ‘strengthen the collective security of Europe’.
EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he doesn’t need overwhelming support in a leadership review because the pool of voters has been diluted by thousands of angry members bent on destruction. “This is a totally different dynamic,” Kenney said from Washington, D.C., where he was to appear Tuesday before a Senate committee to discuss the North American energy situation. “People who are saying (I have) to get, say, 90 per cent or something (similar) really aren’t appreciating the different
CJ Holmes: Otto Porter Jr. went through a full practice today and "feels good", Steve Kerr says. He's probable for Game 1 on Wednesday. Source: Twitter @CjHolmes22 What's the buzz on Twitter? Kerith Burke @ KerithBurke Kerr said Otto Porter Jr. went ...