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Advisory firm ISS recommends vote against Toshiba chairman

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp shareholders should vote against the re-appointment of board chairman Osamu Nagayama and four other directors, shareholder advisory firm ISS recommended on Saturday. The recommendation by Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) follows an explosive, shareholder-commissioned investigation that accused Toshiba of colluding with the Japanese government to...
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Blue Origin auctions a rocket trip to space with Bezos

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Want to bid for a seat on a spaceship ride with Jeff Bezos? You’ll need to be quick - and you’ll probably need more than $4 million. Blue Origin is planning a live auction on Saturday to conclude the month-long bidding process for a seat on the sightseeing trip to space next month with the company’s founder, billionaire Amazon.com Inc executive Bezos.
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VW Golf GTI Mk6 Has VR6 Engine And Only Two Seats

Do you miss VW’s oddball VR6 engine? Well then, you’re going to like what this VW MK6 GTI owner did to their hatchback. After spending a great deal of time modifying and then fixing his stock inline-4 in his MK6 this VW GTI owner decided it was time to bring back the VW VR6. After two weeks of planning the stock, the motor was out of the engine bay to make way for this incredible final product. Welcome to the VR6 swapped MK6 Golf GTI.
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Police searching for shooter who injured 13 people in Texas

Police are currently looking for a gunman who opened fire in a nightclub district of Austin and injured at least 13 people. Two of the victims are believed in be in “critical condition”, according to acting Police Chief Joseph Chacon, after the shooter fired at roughly 1.30 am on the busy 6th Street, an location known its hospitality venues.

Intel's ISPC Compiler Adds Alder Lake + Sapphire Rapids Support And Apple Arm Chips

On Friday afternoon Intel released a new version of their ISPC compiler, the Implicit SPMD Program Compiler, that supports a variant of the C programming language with extensions around single-program, multiple-data programming for CPU and GPU execution. Not only does this release prepare support for upcoming Intel CPUs but also adds support now for Apple's Arm processors.
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‘Blindspotting’ as a Series, Adult Swim Rescues ‘Tuca & Bertie,’ ‘Kevin Can Bleep Himself,’ ‘Fear’ Finale

2018’s cult indie film Blindspotting becomes a series on Starz, focusing on female rather than male protagonists in Oakland, CA. The cult animated dramedy Tuca & Bertie lands on Adult Swim after Netflix cut it loose after one season. (Even streamers can cancel shows stupidly. It’s not just a network thing.) AMC+ gives its experimental sitcom/drama Kevin Can F**k Himself an early launch, while Fear the Walking Dead brings its sixth season to a no-doubt-violent conclusion.
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BMW’s Strangest Art Car Displayed Inside Munich Opera House

In 2023 BMW will return to the highest level of endurance racing to win the 24 Hours of Lemans. The last time BMW took on this grueling 24-hour race in 1999 it came away victorious with the now legendary BMW V12 LMR. In 1999 BMW didn’t just field its Le Mans-winning car at the 24-hour race and used a unique art car during qualifying. Today this thought-provoking art car is on display at the Munich Opera house to remind us of one of BMW’s greatest race cars.
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Everton to bring back Croatian attacker this summer

Moving away from the ongoing managerial speculation and Everton are being linked with a move in this upcoming transfer window to bring back their former forward player Nikola Vlasic. The Croatian was a Ronald Koeman buy for Everton back in 2017 but didn’t get much playing time under either Koeman...

American International Group Inc. Sells 2,067 Shares of The GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO)

American International Group Inc. lowered its holdings in shares of The GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO) by 2.2% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 91,416 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 2,067 shares during the period. American International Group Inc.’s holdings in The GEO Group were worth $709,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Euro 2020 Picks: Bet Belgium, Denmark and Switzerland to Have Winning Starts

Wales meets Switzerland in the second game of Group A. Denmark and Finland are clashing in the Group B Scandinavian derby. Belgium takes on Russia in Saint Petersburg. The Welsh Dragons reached the semifinals of the previous EURO in France and were the absolute sensation of that tournament. To be honest, that might have been the greatest run in the history of this nation.
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Sweetest Batch and Rosé Berries return to make summer sweeter

From breakfast to dessert, Driscoll’s has brought back both the Sweetest Batch and Rosé Berries to the delight of everyone. Available in both strawberries and raspberries, these fruits offer the ultimate flavor experience to the delight of everyone. Summer sweetness is on the menu. For over 100 years, Driscoll’s has...