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Letter bomb found at U.S. Embassy in Spain, the sixth device targeted to high-profile officials in 24 hours

Authorities defused a letter bomb at the U.S. Embassy in Madrid, Spain, on Thursday and said several other similar devices were sent out to high-profile government officials and embassies. On Thursday, bomb diffusers safely dismantled the sixth such device that has appeared in recent weeks which is believed to be a part of a wave … Read more

Here’s the apology letter Sam Bankman-Fried sent to FTX employees

Sam Bankman-Fried, co-founder and CEO of FTX, in Hong Kong, China, on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. Lam Yik | Bloomberg | Getty Images FTX’s ex-CEO Sam Bankman-Fried blamed his “irrational decisions” on “sh—y” circumstances in a letter obtained by CNBC that was sent to employees of the bankrupt crypto exchange. Bankman-Fried said he “froze up … Read more

DCG’s Barry Silbert writes letter to investors after FTX collapse

Barry Silbert, the founder of crypto conglomerate Digital Currency Group, has joined a growing list of industry leaders in trying to settle investors’ nerves after the sudden collapse of FTX. In a note to shareholders on Tuesday, Silbert addressed all the “noise” about the financial health of DCG’s subsidiaries, which includes trading firm Genesis, Grayscale … Read more

Gloria Steinem, Women’s March, and More Sign Open Letter Supporting Amber Heard Nearly 6 Months After Loss to Johnny Depp

U.S. writer and activist Gloria Steinem, as well as more than 130 other signers including women’s rights organizations, have published an open letter in support of actress Amber Heard nearly six months after she lost in a defamation suit brought by her ex-husband, actor Johnny Depp. The letter, which was shared with NBC News, reportedly denounces the … Read more

Take a letter – giant Womad festival ‘M’ vanishes in New Plymouth

Taranaki Arts Festival Trust/Stuff Three pics from Taranaki. Womad letters have been stolen overnight in New Plymouth. The Taranaki Arts Festival Trust is appealing for the return of its missing letter ‘M’ after it was apparently stolen over the weekend. The M was one of the five colourful letters making up the name Womad, the … Read more

Germany FA boss slams FIFA over ‘focus on football’ letter

German football association (DFB) president Bernd Neuendorf has criticised FIFA for its attempts to restrict national teams’ political activities when it comes to human rights. Speaking at Germany‘s first news conference in Qatar ahead of the World Cup, Neuendorf said on Friday he was particularly annoyed by FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s letter two weeks ago … Read more

MLB Commish Rob Manfred says he wasn’t swayed by Pete Rose’s apology letter, nixes FTX partnership

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred said Thursday his position remains unchanged after reading Pete Rose’s letter pleading for forgiveness. “I believe that when you bet on baseball, from Major League Baseball’s perspective, you belong on the permanently ineligible list,” Manfred said while speaking with reporters. Rose is once again trying to get back in the league’s … Read more

Letter from LEAD1 proposes appointing COO of college football

Leaders throughout college athletics are considering appointing a chief operating officer of college football who would report to a proposed FBS football governing board, according to a lengthy letter from the LEAD1 Association obtained by ESPN. The letter was sent this week to every Division I athletic director and eventually members of the NCAA’s Division … Read more

USPS Operation Santa looking for donors to adopt letter, send gifts

‘Twas six weeks before Christmas and in the North Pole, creatures were stirring and whirring, eyes on their goal. Yes, Santa Clause Lane opened for traffic much earlier this year — and now it’s time for holiday angels to get in on the action. The U.S. Postal Service’s Operation Santa, which began accepting letters from those in … Read more

Pete Rose sends letter to MLB commissioner Rob Manfred asking for Hall of Fame

Pete Rose sends letter to MLB commissioner Rob Manfred pleading for ‘another chance’ at ‘dream’ Hall of Fame despite the hit king’s lifetime ban for gambling on baseball and 2017 claim he had sex with underage girl in 1973 By Kate Mcgreavy and Alex Raskin For Dailymail.com Published: 04:49 GMT, 13 November 2022 | Updated: … Read more