FTX founder Bankman-Fried objects to tougher bail, says prosecutors have him ‘sandbagged’

NEW YORK, Jan. 28 (Reuters) – Lawyers for Sam Bankman-Fried on Saturday urged a US judge not to bar the indicted FTX cryptocurrency manager from communicating with former colleagues as part of his bail, saying that prosecutors have “sandbagged” the trial to show their client in the “worst possible light.” The lawyers were responding to … Read more

Doing this effortless habit can relieve stress and improve heart health

MAYNOOTH, Ireland — People often say that we can’t control everything that happens in life, but we can control how we react to it. It may sound like a cliché, but new findings from Ireland show that perspective matters when life throws us unexpected and stressful curveballs. Researchers say gratitude provides a “unique stress-buffering effect” … Read more

NJ dad sues to recover $76,000 from wedding photographer

This was hardly a perfect wedding. A New Jersey dad had to replace the photographer at the last minute for his daughter’s lavish wedding — and wants his $76,000 back. Dr. Amit Patel, 59, scrambled to find another professional to take photos when daughter Anisha, 28, married Arjun Mehta in a four-day celebration in Turkey … Read more

TikTok influencer suggests she is willing to lie to promote products if the price is right

Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita explains his state’s decision to sue TikTok in “The Evening Edit.” A popular beauty influencer with more than 12 million followers on TikTok defended “false advertising” in a now-deleted video. “Even if she put on false eyelashes, why does it matter?” Mads Lewis said in her now-deleted video. “I know … Read more

Exclusive: India’s Adani says $2.5 billion share sale on track even as bankers ponder changes

MUMBAI, Jan. 28 (Reuters) – A $2.5 billion share sale by India’s Adani Enterprises (ADEL.NS) remains on track at its planned issue price, the company told Reuters on Saturday, while sources said bankers were considering changes as a result of a market failure in the group’s shares. Bankers on the deal were considering extending the … Read more

SUV in fatal Devin Willock crash not authorized for personal use

Georgia athletic department officials say the vehicle involved in an accident that killed a football player and employee on Jan. 15 was to be used only for recruiting activities, not for personal use. The University of Georgia athletic association provided that information in a statement Saturday to The Associated Press, saying that personal use of … Read more

India expects more clashes with Chinese troops in the Himalayas

NEW DELHI, Jan. 28 (Reuters) – A security assessment by Indian police in the Himalayan region of Ladakh says there could be more clashes between Indian and Chinese troops along their disputed border there as Beijing ramps up military infrastructure in the region. At least 24 soldiers were killed when the armies of the Asian … Read more