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A man borrowed $75,000 for leg-lengthening surgery to make him 3 inches taller, report says

The LimbplastX Institute charges between $70,000 and $150,000 to make patients as much as six inches taller.Getty ImagesA man who borrowed $75,000 for surgery faces monthly $1,200 payments for the next five years.John Lovedale told GQ that “the world seems to bend” for taller men.He decided to take out a loan to pay for leg-lengthening …

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Colorado man reportedly shoots at postal worker because he thought they were stealing mail

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) – A man is facing serious charges after authorities believe he fired shots at a postal worker in El Paso County.The incident happened on Sept. 15 at about 4:20 p.m. in the Calhan area, east of Colorado Springs. Deputies were called to the 9900 block of Calhan Highway after reports …

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Gautam Adani, India’s richest man, surpasses Jeff Bezos on billionaires list

The jostling among the world’s richest humans intensified Friday as three men rotated through the No. 2 spot in the span of 24 hours, highlighting the volatility of the markets and meteoric rise of Indian billionaire Gautam Adani on a list long dominated by tech titans.On Friday morning, Adani edged out French business magnate Bernard …

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Google loses challenge against EU antitrust decision, other probes loom

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterLUXEMBOURG, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Google suffered one of its biggest setbacks on Wednesday when a top European court upheld a ruling that it broke competition rules and fined it a record 4.1 billion euros, in a move that may encourage other regulators to ratchet up pressure on …

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Twitter whistleblower reveals employees concerned China agent could collect user data

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterSept 13 (Reuters) – Disclosures from a former Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) executive turned whistleblower show that Twitter was informed of at least one Chinese agent working at the social media company, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said in his opening remarks during a Senate hearing on Tuesday featuring testimony …

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Exclusive: Deal partner for Trump’s Truth Social fails to get backing for SPAC extension

The Truth social network logo is seen on a smartphone in front of a display of former U.S. President Donald Trump in this picture illustration taken February 21, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File PhotoRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterSept 5 (Reuters) – The blank-check acquisition firm that agreed to merge with Donald Trump’s social media …

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Man who fell to his death from the 18th floor of a New York tower identified as Bed Bath & Beyond CFO

A Bed Bath & Beyond store.Michael Santiago/Getty ImagesA man who died after falling from a building in Manhattan was identified by police as Gustavo Arnal.The Bed Bath & Beyond CFO fell from the 18th floor on Friday, the NYPD confirmed to Insider.The retailer recently announced plans to close 150 stores and cut a fifth of …

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Credit Suisse looking at cutting around 5,000 jobs -source

A logo is pictured on the Credit Suisse bank in Geneva, Switzerland, June 9, 2022. REUTERS/Denis BalibouseRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterZURICH, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) is considering cutting around 5,000 jobs, about one position in 10, as part of a cost reduction drive at Switzerland’s second-biggest bank, a source …

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Exclusive: U.S. regulators to vet Alibaba, other Chinese firms’ audits -sources

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterAlibaba notified of U.S. audit inspection -sourcesVetting of U.S.-listed Chinese firms’ audits starts next monthFollows landmark U.S.-China audit dealAlibaba shares fall nearly 3%HONG KONG, Aug 31 (Reuters) – U.S. regulators have selected e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (9988.HK) and other U.S.-listed Chinese companies for audit inspections starting …

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