UK Judge: Greek Owner Faked Pirate Attack, Set Own Ship Ablaze

It sounds like a preposterous movie script, although it still might sell in Hollywood… read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 9th, 2019

Japanese Tanker Owner Denies Ship Hit By Mine, Says Crew Saw "Flying Objects" Before Attack

For a moment on Thursday, it appeared that the US Navy had produced the 'smoking gun' to which Secretary o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 14th, 2019

Owner says Kokuka Courageous tanker crew saw "flying objects" before attack, suggesting ship wasn"t damaged by mines

Owner says Kokuka Courageous tanker crew saw "flying objects" before attack, suggesting ship wasn't damaged by mines......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 14th, 2019

Libyan Pro-Haftar Forces Attack Turkish Ship "Loaded With Arms" At Tripoli Port

Libyan Pro-Haftar Forces Attack Turkish Ship "Loaded With Arms" At Tripoli Port Pro-Haftar forces in Libya say they've destroyed a Turkish ship loaded with weapons and ammunition that was .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 18th, 2020

Evans Landscaping owner sentenced in fraud case

Doug Evans, the largest landowner in Newtown and head of Evans Landscaping, was sentenced to 21 months in prison and fined $25,000 on Tuesday by U.S. District Judge Michael Barrett, the potential end of a stunning fall for the East Side businessman.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2020

Judge orders Alex Jones to pay $100,000 in Sandy Hook case

Jones is being sued for defamation in Austin, Texas, by the parents of a 6-year-old who was among the 26 people killed in the Newtown, Connecticut, attack......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 2nd, 2020

City court ordered to pay $3.7 million to former Landing owner

Judge Robert Dees has ordered the city of Jacksonville to pay Sleiman Enterprises $3.7 million, finally ending a 2015 lawsuit filed over a dispute about parking. Earlier this year, the city agreed to pay Sleiman $15 million to settle a 2017 suit the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 18th, 2019

A pawnshop owner connected to one of the suspects in the deadly Jersey City attack was arrested by the FBI on a weapons charge

Associated Press Pawnshop owner Ahmed A-Hady was arreste.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 15th, 2019

St. Paul"s Naughty Greek gets a skyway spot in Capella Tower

St. Paul's Naughty Greek will add its third location in four years when it opens a skyway location in downtown Minneapolis' Capella Tower in early 2020. The Star Tribune reports owner Angelo Giovanis hopes the spot will be open by early February......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2019

A California woman punched and elbowed a mountain lion to stop it attacking her dog, but the pet died anyway

Ondrej Chvatal/Shutterstock A brave dog-owner in Simi Valley, California attempted to save her pet from an attack by punching and elbowing a mountain lion.  Accordin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2019

Federal judge freezes bank accounts associated with MyPayrollHR collapse

The freeze was requested by the company that handled money transfers for #MyPayrollHR. It's one of many companies trying to stake a claim to money caught up in the collapse of the Clifton Park payroll service and the arrest of its owner, Michael Mann......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2019

Japan To Send Its Own Military Force To Strait Of Hormuz

Japan To Send Its Own Military Force To Strait Of Hormuz Ever since the new round of 'tanker wars' began in Strait of Hormuz in mid-June with a mysterious mine attack on multiple tankers, one involving a Japanese-owned ship, Tokyo .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 18th, 2019

District judge strikes down restraining order on Intralot sports wagering contract

A D.C. Superior Court judge struck down a request for a preliminary injunction on the District's $215 million sole-source sports wagering and lottery contract with Greek gaming firm Intralot. Judge John Campbell issued the ruling Friday, siding .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2019

Port Report: MSC Adds To Big Ship Trove With Latest $762m Order

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) is poised to become one of the biggest owner-operators of ultra-large.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 16th, 2019

Facebook"s Libra support shrinks further as Priceline owner jumps ship

Facebook Inc's Libra cryptocurrency faced a pivotal meeting of backers on Monday, after the ambitious project to bring digital coins into mainstream commerce suffered another defection, from online travel company Booking Holding......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 14th, 2019

Oil prices edge up, supported by Iran ship attack, U.S.-China trade detente

Oil prices were little changed on Monday, holding onto 2% gains from Friday amid renewed geopolitical tensions in the Middle East, while a detente in the U.S.-China trade war buoyed market sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 13th, 2019

Oregon winery owner sentenced to prison in college admission scandal

San Francisco resident and Napa Valley wine maker Agustin Huneeus, Jr. has become the first Bay Area parent sentenced to prison in the wide-ranging college admissions cheating scandal. Judge Indira Talwani handed down the five-month sentence alon.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2019

Landscaping company owner sentenced for illegally trimming taxes

The owner of a Parkville landscaping company will be spending time in a prison yard after being sentenced for running a tax fraud scheme. A federal judge sentenced William Patrick Vogt of Kansas City to 15 months in prison without parole. In late May, V.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2019

"MasterChef" judge Aarón Sánchez reveals what Gordon Ramsay is really like, and 15 more things you didn"t know

Courtesy Airbnb Chef Aarón Sánchez has been a judge on "MasterChef" since season eight, a part-owner of a Mexican restaurant, and is releasing his third book in October.  S&aa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 26th, 2019

China Launches New Attack Ship With Capabilities Of Invading Taiwan

China Launches New Attack Ship .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2019

Purdue Pharma asks judge to halt opioid lawsuits against Sacklers

The OxyContin producer asked the judge to pause more than 2,600 lawsuits against the company and its owner, the Sackler family......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2019