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Cagefighter ‘murdered teacher ex after blackmailing her over sex with boy, 15’

A teacher was blackmailed then murdered by her cage fighter ex-boyfriend after he discovered her sexual relationship with a boy of 15, a court heard. Caroline Kayll, 47, suffered multiple knife injuries to her head, face, body in the brutal attack by martial arts expert Paul Robson, 50. He denies murder, blackmail and the attempted […]

Sport

Rayshawn Jenkins agrees to four-year deal with Jaguars

The Jaguars have agreed to a four-year deal with safety Rayshawn Jenkins, a source tells PFT. Jenkins ranks 81st in PFT’s list of top-100 free agents. Jenkins, 27, spent the past four seasons with the Chargers after they drafted him in the fourth round in 2017. He played 61 games with 32 starts. Jenkins started […]

Lifestyle

Jas Leverette of Netflix’s Canine Intervention Has the Advice Every Dog Owner Should Know

Canine Intervention is now streaming on Netflix The dog trainer is the star of Netflix’s new reality series, Canine Intervention, and owns his own dog training company, Cali K9. Leverette recently chatted with PEOPLE about one piece of advice he would give to all dog owners, no matter how well-behaved they believe their furry friends […]

Business

Sheen comes off green in crowded climate investment space

The booming market in green finance faces a test this year as more investors balk at lofty share price tags even on loss-making companies and a gradual economic recovery from the pandemic boosts returns on conventional energy assets. Driven by government promises to deliver a low carbon recovery, flows into funds investing on environmental, social […]

Technology

Valve knocks 40 percent off Half-Life: Alyx in celebration of its one-year anniversary

Valve took a pretty big gamble with Half-Life: Alyx. For one, it wasn’t Half-Life 3, and that was reason enough for some to dismiss it. What’s more, the game is a VR exclusive, and some felt Valve was trying to force adoption of the platform with the game. Fortunately, these were both non-issues as Half-Life: […]

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Woman ‘speechless’ at blunt reason for rejection after she tried to re-home dog

A hopeful dog owner was left gobsmacked after her application for a pooch was rejected with a blunt response. Alice Gray, of Cardiff, Wales, was ‘speechless’ at the message she received from a dog shelter after she put in a request for a puppy named ‘Angel’. The 29-year-old science communicator posted screenshots of the exchange […]

Sport

Jaguars agree to terms with Carlos Hyde

Carlos Hyde and Urban Meyer are reuniting. Hyde, a free agent running back, has agreed to sign a two-year, $6 million contract with the Jaguars, according to multiple reports. The deal brings Hyde and Meyer back together after Meyer previously coached Hyde at Ohio State. Hyde was a first-team All-Big Ten running back for Meyer, […]

Lifestyle

Virginia Bans New Cosmetics Animal Testing and the Sale of Animal-Tested Cosmetics

Virginia joins three other states that have passed laws with similar measures: California, Nevada, and Illinois According to the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), on Friday, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam signed bills into law that ban new cosmetics animal testing and the sale of animal-tested cosmetics in the state. First introduced by Sen. […]

Business

Volkswagen brand expects its 2021 electric car deliveries to double

Volkswagen expects to double electric vehicle deliveries and increase profits for its core brand this year after the world’s second-largest carmaker stepped up its switch to fully electric vehicles. The brand will deliver more than 450,000 electric cars this year, the company said on Wednesday. Volkswagen is targeting 1 million electric vehicle deliveries for the […]

Technology

Epic’s game launcher is a battery hog on some platforms, especially Ice Lake

If you download and play games from the Epic Games Store on a laptop, you might want to keep in mind that your battery is getting drained faster than you might expect. Tests show that the battery drain from Epic’s launcher consumed up to 20 percent more battery life than Steam. It is understandable when […]