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Vietnamese woman pays friend to cut off hand and foot in insurance scam

Thirty-year-old has lost appendages and may face charges after telling authorities in Hanoi she was hit by a train A Vietnamese woman paid a friend to cut off her hand and foot in a failed bid to claim an insurance payout, state-run media reported on Thursday. 13 more words

AB InBev said to plan 5,500 job cuts after SABMiller deal

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV (AB InBev) expects to cut about 3 per cent of its enlarged workforce in the three years after its takeover of SABMiller Plc as it seeks to maximise savings from the combination of the world’s largest brewers. 323 more words

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Just an Observation

So the last weekend of the Fringe/Festival is upon us already!
Somehow it feels like it is already over and for me personally I don’t feel that this year it ever really got started. 649 more words


Singapore to cut off public servants from the internet

Government declares its systems will be air-gapped to guard against cyber attack but some analysts warn hi-tech nation risks falling behind Singapore is planning to cut off web access for public servants as a defence against potential cyber attack a move closely watched by critics who say it marks a retreat for a technologically advanced [ ]

No knife has touched this fragile skin,

To move the blood that lies within;

Just words that pierce and burrow and spin,

Will cut me deep when scabs are thin,

Austin man sentenced for domestic assault

AUSTIN, Minn. – A southern Minnesota man is going to prison for attacking his niece.

On Thursday, 37-year-old Hector Alonzo Estrada of Austin was sentenced in Mower County District Court to 18 months, with credit for 57 days already served.  52 more words

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Woman Stabs, Cuts, Bites Husband After He Drinks Her Beer

45-year-old Tracey Lee Giffin was sleeping peacefully when her husband did the unthinkable: he drank her beer.

You’d be mad, right? I’d be mad if someone did this to me. 59 more words