Cheap Tunes is an ongoing series about new music available for free or a small fee.??Today?s spin: Milo?s I Wish My Brother Rob Was Here. Wisconsin-based rapper Milo (aka Rory Ferreira)??calls his style of music ?nerd-hop,? a term that pops up in the chorus of a tune named after the hyper-literate author of Infinite Jest,??David ...
Cheap Tunes is an ongoing series about new music available for free or a small fee.??Today's spin: Milo's Milo Takes Baths. Last year Wisconsin rapper Rory Ferreira?aka Milo?dropped an impressive mixtape called I Wish My Brother Rob Was Here, an introspective, oddball collection that established Ferreira as a strong up-and-coming underground MC. (I included the ...
Ramón Castro, a Cuban rancher and the elder brother of Fidel and Raúl Castro, died Tuesday in Havana. He was 91.
His death was announced in a brief report by the Communist Party’s official newspaper, Granma.
NEW YORK — Peter Madoff will serve 10 years in prison for his role in his older brother’s multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme, a U.S. judge said on Thursday.
Peter Madoff, 67, pleaded guilty in June to criminal charges including conspiracy to commit securities fraud for falsifying the books and records of the investment advisory company founded by his brother, Bernard Madoff.
I am deeply ashamed of my conduct. I accept full responsibility for my actions
EDMONTON • A northern Alberta teenage boy acquitted of murdering his father had no choice but to pull the trigger to save his mother from “imminent murder,” a judge has found.
The boy was 13 and just finished Grade 6 when he twice shot his abusive father at close range with a hunting rifle in August 2013. In September, then age 15, he was acquitted of second-degree murder when the judge decided the boy, identified in court documents as H, had no choice but to act.
CALGARY — Hope the outgoing governor of Montana will grant a last minute reprieve for Canadian death row inmate Ronald Smith is fading fast as Brian Schweitzer spends his last few hours in office.
Smith, 55, and his legal team had hoped Schweitzer would grant clemency in one of his final acts in office before his successor, Steve Bullock, is sworn in as Montana‘s new governor later today.
One of Smith’s lawyers, Don Vernay, had hoped to hear something sooner rather than later.