"Safety has come a long way in this sport," four-time NASCAR champion and Fox NASCAR announcer Jeff Gordon said Monday after Newman was taken to the hospital. "But sometimes we are reminded that it is a very dangerous sport. Our thoughts and prayers right now are with Ryan Newman and his family." … [Read more...] about A NASCAR driver survived a horrifying crash. Here are the safety measures that may have helped
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It could be ‘advantage smaller banks’ with the government proposing higher insurance cover for depositors and a number of mutual funds taking a hit due to defaults and downgrades in the past couple of years. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her second Budget proposed to raise the insurance cover on bank deposits to Rs 5 lakh from Rs 1 lakh at present. This may not augment deposits for big banks that are already safe, but smaller lenders may see more seekers for their fixed deposit products. “Small banks always offered higher rates, but people were worried about putting money there because their business risks were less known. Now, with a higher insurance cover, small bank deposits will turn attractive,” said Vidya Bala, co-founder of PrimeInvestor.in. This could potentially eat into the pie of inflows to debt mutual funds which compete for depositors money. That, too, when a number of mutual fund schemes have taken a hit due to corporate defaults and … [Read more...] about Will better safety help smaller banks wean depositors away from MFs?
A second defendant named in the indictment—Seaira Benson, a.k.a. "Relli," 27, of Compton and Los Angeles—is been charged along with Romines with one count of distributing approximately 111 grams of methamphetamine. Authorities are currently seeking Benson. … [Read more...] about Attorney Charged With Selling Guns, Silencers And Meth
On her first ever trip to a toy shop aged eight, after her family moved to Canada, she declined the offer of a teddy bear in favour of a cheaper one and requested that her father send the remainder of the money to their family in China. As a teenager, she chose to be a computer engineer, ignoring her dream to be a writer, based on a formula she devised to rank the best value university courses based on tuition fees versus future pay. And as an adult, any domestic disagreements with her husband, Bryce Leung, are generally won or lost based on who makes the best mathematical case. … [Read more...] about They became millionaires and retired at 31. They think you can do the same
“Our extensive coordination with the Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Disease Control, Joint Base San Antonio and our other state and local partners has gone according to plan,” said Mayor Ron Nirenberg. “As of today, the risk to the general public of contracting COVID-19 continues to remain low. Every precaution has been taken to keep the public isolated from these travelers who are in a precautionary quarantine and any travelers who have shown symptoms of the virus. Our residents should continue to go about their lives.” … [Read more...] about Update: Cruise ship evacuees sent to Lackland do not include those diagnosed with coronavirus