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Martin Shkreli's Lawyer: Sometimes I Want to Punch Him in the Face

Martin Shkreli's Lawyer: Sometimes I Want to Punch Him in the Face

The Brooklyn-born entrepreneur became known as the "Pharma Bro" in September 2015 after founding Turing Pharmaceuticals, buying the anti-parasitic drug Daraprim and raising its price by 5,000 percent to $750 per pill. "I've got my begging voice on", Shkreli's lawyer Benjamin Brafman told the judge. He said Shkreli suffered from depression and an anxiety disorder and was a "somewhat broken" person, whom the government wanted to "throw away". Consulte Mais Informação

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McLaren BP23 hybrid hypercar to boast 243+ miles per hour top speed

McLaren BP23 hybrid hypercar to boast 243+ miles per hour top speed

The company's CEO, Mike Flewitt, confirmed the accolade at the Geneva motor show on Friday and explicitly said the BP23 "hyper GT" will exceed the 243-mph mark. As such, each BP23 customer will have their vehicle given the full bespoke treatment by McLaren Special Operations . McLaren is now accepting "expressions of interest" for the Senna GTR and will begin production when the Senna runs its course, sometime in 2019. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pay rise on the cards for NHS staff?

Pay rise on the cards for NHS staff?

The scrapping of the pay cap would apply to nurses, midwives, healthcare assistants, ambulance staff and all other workers except doctors and dentists, who have a separate pay review system. Nigel Edwards, chief executive of the Nuffield Trust think tank, told the Guardian that NHS staff, "particularly those paid least, will welcome the respite from a real-term squeeze on their wages". Consulte Mais Informação

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Spillway open to avoid New Orleans flood

Spillway open to avoid New Orleans flood

That will keep the water below a forecast 17-foot level at New Orleans. Thursday morning, the Army Corps of Engineers will begin the process of opening up the Bonnet Carre Spillway. Environmental concerns include the effects the fresh river water will have on the salinity of the brackish lake and the coastal Gulf waters. Changes in salinity can affect fisheries, causing finfish to move out of the lake, while potentially killing oysters developing off the Louisiana and MS coasts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sea of Thieves Final Beta is Now Live and Open to Everyone

Sea of Thieves Final Beta is Now Live and Open to Everyone

In the Final Beta, alongside the Gold Hoarders, we will be testing Merchant Alliance voyages for the first time, giving players an entirely new way to play . Naturally, this means you may have to battle other players as well as skeletons for riches. Might they even be there already? The open beta will be playable on Windows 10 and Xbox One until this Sunday at 10 am GMT. Consulte Mais Informação

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Waymo's self-driving trucks will start delivering freight in Atlanta

Waymo's self-driving trucks will start delivering freight in Atlanta

It wasn't clear that the company had already been testing it. Waymo, one of the main players in self-driving cars, announced today in a blog post that it is expanding its autonomous vehicle technology into big rig trucks. If you're in Atlanta, be looking for the bright blue Waymo big rig. The company noted that its system leverages data collected from 5 million autonomous miles driven with another 5 billion driven in simulation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Falha no sistema de energia causa lentidão nos trens da CPTM

Falha no sistema de energia causa lentidão nos trens da CPTM

As composições circulam com velocidade reduzida e os intervalos entre as composições passa de dez minutos. O problema começou por voltadas 5h30, entre as estações Antônio João e Jandira. Eles chegaram a bater na câmera do cinegrafista. O problema foi resolvido às 11h50 e a circulação ainda está sendo normalizada. Durante a ocorrência desta sexta, as pessoas demoraram até duas horas a mais para realizar seus trajetos e houve registro de passageiros passando mal por causa da lotação nos ... Consulte Mais Informação

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European Union prepared to retaliate against Trump's tariffs: commissioner

Malmström will meet U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Brussels on Saturday to discuss an exemption. "We want to have dialogue, right up to the very end, but if talking gets us nowhere then Europe can not be naive, it will have to retaliate, in an adequate and proportional way, and in a way that says you can not hit us like this", said France's Secretary of State at the Ministry of Europe & Foreign Affairs, Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne. Consulte Mais Informação

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Motorola Moto G6: Specs, Price, Release Date & Features

Motorola Moto G6: Specs, Price, Release Date & Features

We hope to see Lenovo put some of these things right this year, and if rumours that there'll be a Moto G6 Play are anything to go by, then we might be in luck. DroidLife , however, has some contradictory information, saying the Moto G6 Plus will come in black, silver and dark teal. At the Moto Hub stores, all the Motorola smartphones along with accessories like on-ear and in-ear headphones, Moto shells and covers will be sold. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ciro Gomes se lança pré-candidato à presidência pelo PDT

Ciro Gomes se lança pré-candidato à presidência pelo PDT

Durante o evento, o presidente da legenda, Carlos Lupi, disse que a candidatura de Ciro é "irreversível", e o lançamento oficial será no dia 20 de julho, primeiro dia do prazo para a realização das convenções partidárias. Em um afago público a Lula, o presidenciável declarou que o ex-presidente segue na frente das pesquisas por merecimento, é o único a liderar uma candidatura hegemônica e não deixará de ser ouvido em qualquer circunstância. Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook Gets Exclusive Streaming Rights To 25 MLB Games This Season

Facebook Gets Exclusive Streaming Rights To 25 MLB Games This Season

YouTube and Major League Baseball are expanding their multi-faceted partnership to drive fan excitement for the sport and to showcase more ways for baseball fans to watch the national pastime with live OTT TV service, YouTube TV. For Facebook, however, the rights allow for experimentation with things like social integration and graphics during the broadcast, enhancements popular with younger viewers drawn to digital platforms. Consulte Mais Informação

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