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They Tried to Find Lost Ship, Lost Something of Their Own

February 15, 2019 |

A team of Antarctic researchers at the start of the week began its search for one of the most famous lost ships in history—and lost a sub in the process. The search for the shipwreck of Ernest Shackleton’s Endurance in the Weddell Sea was called off on Thursday, with…
Newser

Tabloid CEO’s lawyer denies National Enquirer tried to extort Amazon’s Jeff Bezos

February 10, 2019 |

The National Enquirer committed neither extortion nor blackmail by threatening to publish intimate photos of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, an attorney for the head of the tabloid’s parent company said Sunday.

Elkan Abromowitz, an attorney for American Media Inc. Chief Executive David Pecker, said on Sunday…


L.A. Times – Business

Ronan Farrow Says AMI Tried to Blackmail Him

February 8, 2019 |

Hours after Jeff Bezos accused the National Enquirer ‘s parent company of blackmail , Ronan Farrow said American Media Inc. had done the same thing to him and at least one other journalist. Farrow tweeted Thursday night that after breaking stories on the Enquire r’s “catch and kill” arrangement with President…
Newser

Giant Ice Disk Wows Observers. One Tried to Carve It Up

January 26, 2019 |

As if 50-degree temperatures and heavy rains weren’t enough of a threat, a 300-foot-wide, perfectly formed ice floe that has been drawing crowds to Westbrook, Maine, suffered chopping and hacking Thursday by a man who said he wanted to turn the disk into a giant peace sign. Christopher Angelo, 44,…
Newser

Tribune Publishing Recently Tried to Rekindle Merger Talks With Gannett

January 17, 2019 |

Gannett was recently approached by Tribune Publishing about reviving merger talks in the weeks before Gannett became the target of a takeover bid by MNG, aka Digital First Media.
WSJ.com: US Business

American Charged in Russia Tried to Steal $10,000 as a Marine in Iraq

January 5, 2019 |

A former U.S. Marine arrested on espionage charges in Russia was removed from the military for trying to steal more than $ 10,000 in government cash while deployed at a base in Iraq, according to details of Defense Department court records released Friday.
WSJ.com: What’s News Europe

Men in a Golf Cart Tried to Cross a River. Their Wives Hit Them

December 27, 2018 |

A Christmas Day outing at a Thai golf course ended in tragedy for two South Korean tourists who were visiting with their wives. The BBC reports that 76-year-old Jaseoong Ha and 68-year-old Jun Yong Sung drowned in a freak accident Tuesday as they tried to cross the Nan River in…
Newser

Maduro Says The White House Tried to Assassinate Him

December 13, 2018 |

The Trump Administration was directly involved in an attempt to assassinate Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro—at least, that’s what Maduro claims ( and not for the first time ), the Guardian reports. “I have no doubt that the White House authorized the drone against Nicolás Maduro,” he said, speaking in…
Newser

TMZ

Baby Seal Kaley Cuoco Tried Saving on Thanksgiving Has Been Saved

November 24, 2018 |

7:33 PM — GOOD NEWS!!! The Channel Islands Marine & Wildlife Institute has rescued the baby sea lion and it’s being dubbed #99 because it’s the 99th seal the org has saved this year. We’re told volunteers found the pup had turned up at Mussel…

TMZ.com

Brother of tech CEO shot dead, family killed in mansion tried to burn down his own home with wife, daughters inside

November 21, 2018 |

The brother of a man who was found shot dead outside his burning New Jersey mansion as part of an apparent quadruple homicide tried to burn his own house down with gasoline as his wife and daughters were inside earlier that day, officials revealed Wednesday. 
FOX News