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Colorado man charged after allegedly waving gun at Latino couple for making U-turn in his driveway

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

Chris Ochoa said he and his girlfriend were were chased by the man with the gun after their GPS had led them to the wrong address.
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The CEO of an Apollo-backed energy company may face charges for pulling a gun on a Mexican American couple that took a wrong turn near his Colorado home

The CEO of an Apollo-backed energy company may face charges for pulling a gun on a Mexican American couple that took a wrong turn near his Colorado home

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A senior executive at a Colorado company backed by Apollo Global Management may face charges over pulling a gun on a Mexican American couple that took a wrong turn onto his property.
Paul Favret, the CEO of Resource Energy, may be charged with two counts of menacing and two counts of false imprisonment, according to an arrest warrant issued for Favret that was seen by Business Insider.
"After being made aware of this last week, Resource Energy Partners placed Mr. Favret on administrative leave and retained outside counsel to conduct a thorough review of the incident," a company spokesman...
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Money offered for info on former ‘Tiger King' star husband

Money offered for info on former ‘Tiger King' star husband

The family of a Florida man who disappeared in 1997 and was mentioned on the hit TV series “Tiger King,” has hired a lawyer and is offering $100,000 in exchange for information... Read more ...

Oil climbs as slowing COVID-19 cases spur hopes of a demand recovery

Oil climbs as slowing COVID-19 cases spur hopes of a demand recovery

Oil prices rose on Tuesday as slowing new coronavirus cases sparked hopes of a demand recovery. West Texas Intermediate crude rose 2.4% to $42.94 per barrel, while... Read more ...

Inovio Pharmaceuticals sheds 12% after earnings miss, update on its COVID-19...

Inovio Pharmaceuticals sheds 12% after earnings miss, update on its COVID-19 vaccine

Inovio Pharmaceuticals reported quarterly earnings results Monday that missed Wall Street's expectations. Shares of the pharmaceutical company shed 12% in premarket trading... Read more ...

Lucid Air claims a stunning 517-mile range, making the $100,000 luxury sedan...

Lucid Air claims a stunning 517-mile range, making the $100,000 luxury sedan 'the world's longest range electric vehicle'

Lucid announced that its debut car, the Lucid Air, has an estimated EPA range of 517 miles on Tuesday. Lucid's range smashes the Tesla Model S's record of 402 miles. Range... Read more ...

The coronavirus is proving 'exceptionally difficult to stop' warns the World...

The coronavirus is proving 'exceptionally difficult to stop' warns the World Health Organisation as global cases surpass 20 million

The World Health Organisation says the coronavirus is proving 'exceptionally difficult to stop.' The WHO's comments came as the overall confirmed number of global cases reached... Read more ...

McDonald's former CEO was just named in a lawsuit after investigation finds...

McDonald's former CEO was just named in a lawsuit after investigation finds he had sexual relationships with employees. Here are 18 major changes he made during his 4 years at the helm of the fast-food giant

McDonald's filed a lawsuit on Monday accusing former CEO Steve Easterbrook of lying about sexual relationships with multiple coworkers during his last year at the company. The... Read more ...

Fauci has questioned whether Russia's coronavirus vaccine is safe amid...

Fauci has questioned whether Russia's coronavirus vaccine is safe amid concerns nations are cutting corners to win the vaccine race

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced Tuesday that Russia has approved a coronavirus vaccine for mass production. The drug - named Sputnik V in reference to Russia's Cold... Read more ...

Secret Gyms And The Economics Of Prohibition

Secret Gyms And The Economics Of Prohibition

COVID-19 safeguards have created a black market for gyms. (Image credit: Adrian Dennis/AFP via Getty Images) Read more ...

Trump and top Republicans call for college football season to go ahead, even...

Trump and top Republicans call for college football season to go ahead, even though conferences are cancelling games because they don't think it's safe

President Donald Trump is urging college football authorities to press ahead with the fall season despite the coronavirus continuing to spread in the US. Several conferences... Read more ...

Millions Turn To Stock Trading During Pandemic, But Some See Trouble For The...

Millions Turn To Stock Trading During Pandemic, But Some See Trouble For The Young

Stock trading has become easier and cheaper than ever. And people stuck at home during the pandemic have flocked to it. But have venues like Robinhood made it too risky for... Read more ...