Linda Frickey, 73, killed after losing arm while carjacking

Linda Frickey, 73, killed after losing arm while carjacking

A 73-year-old grandmother was killed in a horrific carjacking in New Orleans when her arm and clothing were torn off after she became trapped by a seat belt as the attackers drove away, authorities said. Linda Frickey was carjacked by four teens around 1:30 p.m. Monday as she left a business in the Mid-City neighborhood … Read more

California wildfires: Expert predicts ‘busy June’ as lack of rain, early heatwaves ripen plants for fire hazard

California wildfires: Expert predicts ‘busy June’ as lack of rain, early heatwaves ripen plants for fire hazard

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) — Many residents went to enjoy beautiful, record-breaking weather in the Bay Area on Tuesday, but climate scientists didn’t necessarily enjoy the warm temperatures. A wildfire expert believes that hot days like today can lead to an increased risk of fire hazard. March 2022 in the Bay Area feels more like … Read more

Consequences of Russia-NATO clash would be ‘hard to fix’ – Kremlin

Consequences of Russia-NATO clash would be ‘hard to fix’ – Kremlin

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov at a press conference in Moscow, Russia Feb. 18, 2022. Sputnik/Sergey Guneev/Kremlin via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register March 23 (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Wednesday any possible contact between the Russian military and NATO forces could have serious consequences, after Poland said last … Read more

‘Disorientation’ by Elaine Hsieh Chou book review

‘Disorientation’ by Elaine Hsieh Chou book review

Ingrid Yang is a hapless 29-year-old PhD student at a small Massachusetts university struggling with a dissertation on the school’s most famous former professor, the fictional late Chinese poet Xiao-Wen Chou. Ingrid poses procrastination by eating junk food and writing erotica, “discreetly enclosed in a folder titled Taxes.” After checking out a file box in … Read more