Category: Killed

Over 30 Shot, 10 Killed, as Violence Surges in de Blasio’s NYC
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Over 30 Shot, 10 Killed, as Violence Surges in de Blasio’s NYC

Over 30 people were shot, with ten killed, over the weekend as violence continues to surge in Mayor Bill de Blasio’s (D) New York City. One of the fatal shooting victims was a 16-year-old boy who sustained a bullet wound to the head “in the Cypress Hills section of Brooklyn” on Sunday, Fox 5 reported. The 16-year-old was…

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More than 60 People Shot, 16 Killed, in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago
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More than 60 People Shot, 16 Killed, in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

More than 60 people were shot, 16 fatally, over the course of the weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. On Sunday morning Breitbart News reported at least 20 had been shot in a 24-hour time-frame running from Friday at 4 p.m. to Saturday at 4 p.m. Seven people were killed during that interval. On Monday…

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At Least 20 Shot, 7 Killed, in 24 Hours in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago
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At Least 20 Shot, 7 Killed, in 24 Hours in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

At least 20 people were shot, seven fatally, during a 24-hour timeframe this weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. NBC Chicago reports the first non-fatal shooting occurred around 4 p.m. Friday, when a 31-year-old was shot and wounded while riding in a vehicle “in the 10300 block of South Halsted.” The man was transported to…

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COVID-19 nearly killed this office furniture startup; turning to home offices may save it
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COVID-19 nearly killed this office furniture startup; turning to home offices may save it

A lot of U.S.companies have had near-death experiences in recent months. Among them is Branch, a 1.5-year-old, venture-backed New York-based startup that sells what it calls “exceptional office furniture, at half the price” — and which nearly went kaput because of the pandemic. After generating roughly $800,000 in revenue in the first weeks of March,…

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Deputy Killed, 2 Other Officers Shot in California Ambush
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Deputy Killed, 2 Other Officers Shot in California Ambush

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California sheriff’s deputy was killed and two law enforcement officers wounded Saturday when they were ambushed with gunfire and explosives while pursuing a suspect, authorities said. Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller, 38, was shot and killed in Ben Lomond, an unincorporated area near Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County Sheriff Jim…

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Samsung Killed PlayGalaxy Link and No One Even Noticed
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Samsung Killed PlayGalaxy Link and No One Even Noticed

Samsung quietly killed its PlayGalaxy Link cloud gaming service. Mounting competition from the likes of Google Stadia and GeForce Now likely factored into the decision. Samsung is teaming up with Microsoft to collaborate on Project xCloud. Samsung quietly shuttered its cloud gaming service, PlayGalaxy Link, before it even got off the ground. Or, more accurately,…

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