A German court jailed a man for seven years Friday for supplying a pistol to a teenager who killed nine people in a 2016 rampage at a Munich shopping centre. The court found Philipp Koerber, 33, guilty of nine charges of manslaughter as well as bodily harm and illegal weapons dealing. Show More Summary
A man who sold the pistol used by a teenager in a deadly 2016 shooting rampage in Munich was convicted Friday of involuntary manslaughter and other offenses. He was sentenced … Click to Continue »
Here's part two of my reading (part one here) of The Man Who Sold the Moon, my award-winning novella first published in 2015's Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions for a Better Future, edited by Ed Finn and Kathryn Cramer. It's my Burning Man/maker/first days of a better nation story and was a kind of practice run for my 2017 novel Walkaway.
Former United Steelworkers President Chuck Jones on Wednesday blasted President Donald Trump for failing to prevent layoffs at Carrier even though he has taken credit for saving jobs at the company by negotiating $7 million in tax incentives. Carrier announced earlier this week that 215 workers...
By Steve Friess and John Shiffman DETROIT (Reuters) - The warehouse of a Michigan man who sold donated body parts to researchers was littered with dead flies, dog bowls and human remains “frozen together in flesh-on-flesh chunks,” a federal agent testified Friday. Show More Summary
After a two year hiatus, I've restarted my podcast! It's my New Year's resolution. (more…)
"Whatsoever a man sows, that shall he also reap." This Advent season, while watching Donald Trump in front of a garishly green-and-red banner which proclaims “Make America Great Again,” take the opportunity to reflect on the Faustian...Show More Summary
By John Shiffman, Reade Levinson and Brian Grow PHOENIX (Reuters) - Sam Kazemi stood over the old man’s corpse. On a busy day, Kazemi might harvest body parts from five or six people who had donated their bodies to science. On this day in November 2013, the corpse before Kazemi typified the donors who gave their remains to his employer, Biological Resource Center.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal agents discovered four preserved fetuses in the Detroit warehouse of a man who sold human body parts, confidential photographs reviewed by Reuters show.
A 38-year-old Nevada man who sold smoke grenades and military-issued ammunition stolen from the U.S. Air Force has been sentenced to 18 months prison and two years' probation. U.S. Attorney … Click to Continue »
Japanese Emperor Hirohito's WWII memoir was expected to fetch as much as $150,000 at auction in New York Wednesday. It instead sold for $275,000, but the sale price is potentially less interesting than the buyer: Dr. Katsuya Takasu, a man the BBC describes as an accused Holocaust denier....
A Cincinnati man authorities say sold a lethal dose of fentanyl to a 17-year-old has been ordered to pay the teen's family the funeral costs. U.S. District Judge Michael Barrett … Click to Continue »
Spencer Rascoff is the CEO of real-estate website Zillow and the co-founder of travel website Hotwire. In 2003, Expedia bought Hotwire for nearly $700 million, all cash. But the sale came right after a down round of financing, which wiped...Show More Summary
Man I tells ya, the warm reception that Death Count has gotten so far really warms me in my heart place.The limited sketch edition has sold out, so thanks to everyone who picked one up! If you missed out, though, I've got good news:Show More Summary
A man who sold devices loaded with Kodi and 'pirate' third-party addons has been handed a suspended sentence. After protesting his innocence and insisting he wanted to test the limits of the law, last month Brian Thompson pleaded guilty,...Show More Summary
A man from the Little Saigon area of Westminster pleaded guilty today to a felony charge for illegally importing more than a dozen federally protected turtles and fish species from Vietnam. Kevin Duc Vu, who sold fish and turtles on the internet, faces up to 20 years behind bars when he is sentenced...
Dustan Lawson faces up to 10 years in prison on each of the 36 weapons charges if he is convicted
Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including. Porgs as far as the eye can see, a man that sold everything for some sweet bitcoin, last commercial car built in Australia and are Nintendo releasing a Gameboy Mini? More »
A firearms dealer who sold “several' guns to Las Vegas mass murderer Stephen Paddock has defended his shop and claimed there were “no red flags” that might have prevented the sale. David Famiglietti said the sales were conducted “lawfully” at his New Frontier Armory (sic). Show More Summary
A Utah gun store owner says he recognized Stephen Paddock right away when he learned about the Las Vegas music festival shooting and never expected anything like the from the "everyday Joe Blow."