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Five years after Hawaii mother Moreira Monsalve disappeared, ex-boyfriend Bernard Brown is charged with her murder

More than five years after a Maui mother disappeared, her ex-boyfriend has been indicted in her murder, Maui Police confirmed Friday. Bernard Brown was indicted by a Maui grand jury on September 20, 2019, for the murder of Moreira Monsalve. Moreira Monsalve, affectionately known by friends and family as “Mo,” was 46 years old when […]

Sport

Report: Andre Iguodala, Grizzlies reach agreement; he will not report to training camp

Andre Iguodala was traded to Memphis in a cost-saving move during the Warriors’ wild offseason. The franchise was upfront about the possibility, Iguodala is a smart man who understands the business of the league, there are no hard feelings. However, he doesn’t want to play for Memphis. The Grizzlies don’t just want to buy him […]

Lifestyle

Obesity not caused by lack of willpower – psychologists

It calls for changes in language to reduce stigma, such as saying “a person with obesity” rather than an “obese person”. And it says health professionals should be trained to talk about weight loss in a more supportive way. A cancer charity’s recent ad campaign was criticised for “fat shaming”. Obesity levels rose by 18% […]

Business

UBS, Banco do Brasil to create investment banking venture in South America

Switzerland’s UBS Group AG (UBSG.S) and state-controlled Banco do Brasil SA (BBAS3.SA) signed a preliminary agreement on Monday to create a joint venture in investment banking in South America, the Brazilian bank said in a securities filing. According to the filing, the new joint venture will provide investment banking services in Brazil and a number […]

Technology

Google launches Play Pass apps subscription package

Google has launched a subscription service offering users access to more than 350 “completely unlocked” Android apps and games for a monthly fee. All software provided via the Play Pass will be supplied without any ads or in-app charges. Google’s package will only contain existing products already available on its Play Store to begin with. […]

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Parents hold out hope for return of 29-year-old son Mike McClain five months after he disappeared from nightclub in Nashua, New Hampshire

The parents of Michael “Mike” McClain, who has been missing for five months, say they have hope their son will return home. “I pray that I’ll open my eyes tomorrow and he’ll be back,” Mike’s mother, Paula Judkins, told Dateline. “I haven’t given up hope that he’s alive and that he’ll come home to us.” […]