wander9077 OP t1_j0vdhuq wrote

"FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried is heading back to Bahamas jail.

He had been expected to waive his right to an extradition hearing on Monday morning, but in court demanded to see a copy of his federal indictment, with his defense attorney expressing “shock” at the proceedings.

Bankman-Fried, dressed in a blue suit and white button down, was visibly shaking, and his defense attorney told the court that he was “shocked” that Bankman-Fried was in court."

"Medical care in particular is spotty at the Bahamian prison, the report said. The former billionaire was transported from one of his several multi-million dollar penthouse homes to the prison last week — though Bankman-Fried was entitled to his own room in the medical wing, Bloomberg reported."


wander9077 OP t1_iy4voso wrote

The World Health Organization said Monday that it would begin referring to monkeypox as mpox in an effort to reduce stigma around the virus.

Both names will be used simultaneously for a year while moneypox is phased out.

The new name was chosen after the WHO launched a public consultation process earlier this year.


wander9077 OP t1_ixtxc97 wrote

Online sales for Black Friday are expected to top $9 billion, a record for the industry, Adobe said.

Mobile shopping also hit a record high this year.

Shoppers bought Apple products, espresso machines and gaming consoles, as well as toys from Funko, Hatchimals and Squishmallows.


wander9077 OP t1_ixp6p3z wrote

E. Jean Carroll, a writer who accused former President Donald Trump of rape, filed an upgraded lawsuit against him Thursday in New York.

The move came minutes after a new state law took effect allowing victims of sexual violence to sue over attacks that occurred decades ago.