Month: May 2022

As Rocky Mount prepares for new fiber internet network, rural areas face their own struggles with broadband access :: WRAL.com

By Keenan Willard, WRAL eastern North Carolina reporter Rocky Mount, NC – A new effort to install a fiber network could soon bring high speed broadband throughout Rocky Mount. But some living in rural areas outside the city limits have concerns that the digital divide in their neighborhoods will keep growing. Federal data from the …

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Johnny Depp asks judge to strike ‘inappropriate argument’ in Amber Heard closing statement amid deliberation

Johnny Depp has filed a motion to strike part of Amber Heard’s closing argument which asked jurors to consider the “message” that ruling against her would send to other domestic violence victims. Mr Depp’s lawyers raised concern over the “inappropriate argument” in a filing in Fairfax County District Court on Tuesday as the jury deliberated …

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Nazi-looted paintings to be auctioned after legal battle ends

A nearly seven-year-long legal battle over two paintings stolen by the Nazis has finally come to an end after an art dealer lost his bid to block the heirs of the works from auctioning them. The artworks, “Woman Hiding her Face” and “Woman in Black Pinafore” by Austrian expressionist Egon Schiele, are expected to go …

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Salesforce rises as Q1 results beat expectations, forecast looks impressive

wdstock / iStock Editorial via Getty Images Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) shares rose after the Marc Benioff-led company posted first-quarter results that topped expectations and it raised adjusted earnings guidance for the rest of its fiscal year. For the period ending April 30, Salesforce (CRM) earned 98 cents a share, excluding one-time items, on $ 7.41B …

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Cleveland Browns QB Deshaun Watson facing 23rd active civil lawsuit over alleged inappropriate sexual conduct

Another woman has filed a lawsuit against Deshaun Watson, joining 22 other women who have accused the Cleveland Browns quarterback in civil cases of inappropriate sexual conduct during massage sessions. In this 23rd civil case against Watson, the lawsuit states that the plaintiff had her first massage sessions with Watson during the summer of 2020 …

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Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki’s new game looks like a Space Harrier sequel

Shenmue and Virtua Fighter creator Yu Suzuki has a new game – essentially a Space Harrier and Panzer Dragoon spiritual successor – coming to Apple Arcade on June 24. Judging from the trailer released Tuesday, Air Twister closely follows the on-rails shooting formula that delighted fans of Sega’s arcade shooter Space Harrier, albeit with updated …

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The Most Popular Movies On Netflix Besides ‘Disappearance At Clifton Hill’

“Disappearance at Clifton Hill” is currently the most popular movie on Netflix, according to the streaming service’s public ranking system. This Canadian thriller first premiered at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival under the title “Clifton Hill” and subsequently had a digital and limited theatrical release in February 2020. The movie follows a young woman …

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