Model stalked in NYC after stranger slips AirTag into her coat pocket

A swimsuit model says she was stalked by a stranger who slipped an Apple AirTag tracker into her coat pocket before following her for five hours. Brooks Nader, 26, claims the disturbing incident occurred Wednesday night while she was out in New York City, and she only realized it when her iPhone alerted her to the fact that an “unknown accessory” was moving with her. An AirTag … Continue reading Model stalked in NYC after stranger slips AirTag into her coat pocket

Why is the price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies falling?

The price of Bitcoin fell as much as 29% Wednesday after the China Banking Association warned member banks of risks associated with digital currencies. Other digital currencies suffered sharp declines as well. Bitcoin’s volatility was on full display: The decline had narrowed to below 10% in early afternoon trading. Bitcoin has lost about 40% of its value since April 13 when it hit a high … Continue reading Why is the price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies falling?

IRS starts sending refunds to those who overpaid taxes on unemployment benefits

Americans who overpaid taxes on unemployment benefits this year will start to receive refunds this week, the Internal Revenue Service announced Friday. Under the American Rescue Plan, workers who received $10,200 or less in unemployment benefits last year don’t have to pay taxes on that money, as they normally would. However, Congress passed the law change in March, after millions of people had already filed their tax … Continue reading IRS starts sending refunds to those who overpaid taxes on unemployment benefits

Feds eye Rudy Giuliani ties to ex-Ukrainian top prosecutor

Feds eye Rudy Giuliani ties to ex-Ukrainian top prosecutor, source says Feds eye Rudy Giuliani ties to ex-Ukrainian top prosecutor Federal authorities who raided Rudy Giuliani’s Manhattan apartment and office on Wednesday are eyeing the former mayor’s relationship with ex-Ukrainian prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko, a source familiar with the situation told The Post. The former mayor’s legal team believes the feds are probing if Giuliani represented … Continue reading Feds eye Rudy Giuliani ties to ex-Ukrainian top prosecutor

Body cam video showed Andrew Brown Jr. with hands on car wheel before N.C. deputies shot him, family says

The family of a North Carolina man fatally shot by sheriff’s deputies said Monday they were shown just 20 seconds of body-camera footage that appeared to show the man with his hands on the steering wheel of his car before he was killed. Loved ones of Andrew Brown Jr., 42, were expected to be shown that body-cam video just before noon on Monday, but that viewing was … Continue reading Body cam video showed Andrew Brown Jr. with hands on car wheel before N.C. deputies shot him, family says

New probe confirms Trump officials blocked Puerto Rico from receiving hurricane aid

The administration of former President Donald Trump obstructed an investigation looking into why officials withheld about $20 billion in hurricane relief for Puerto Rico following the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Maria in 2017, one of the deadliest U.S. natural disasters in over 100 years, a new report says. A Department of Housing and Urban Development Office of Inspector General report made public Thursday also found that tensions between … Continue reading New probe confirms Trump officials blocked Puerto Rico from receiving hurricane aid

Derek Chauvin verdict reached in trial over George Floyd’s death

MINNEAPOLIS — The jury has reached a verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin, who is charged with murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd. The verdict will be read in open court between 3:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. local time. The panel of seven women and five men began deliberating Monday after three weeks of witness testimony. Chauvin … Continue reading Derek Chauvin verdict reached in trial over George Floyd’s death

Gunman kills wife, another man in disturbing caught-on-video shooting

Disturbing surveillance footage captured the moment a gunman killed his wife and another man inside a California restaurant. The video shows the man — identified as Jing Yixin, 38 — walking into the Music BBQ Bar in Monterey Park on April 5, taking a gun out of a paper bag and aiming it at Zhaiming Li, 37, who was sitting with Ling Ling Wang, 36, KTLA reported. … Continue reading Gunman kills wife, another man in disturbing caught-on-video shooting