Texan Native and Drug Lord Sentenced to Almost 50 Years

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsApp44-year-old drug kingpin and former football player Edgar Valdez-Villareal, otherwise known as “La Barbie”, was sentenced by US District Judge William Duffey to 49 years in prison on Monday for transporting trucks full of cocaine from Mexico to the United States. and shipping back millions of dollars back across the border. According to the US Department of Justice, the Beltran-Leyva Cartel leader pled guilty to conspiring to import and distribute cocaine in addition to conspiring to launder money in January 2016. He will likely spend…

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Ariana Grande Engaged to SNL’s Pete Davidson

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppAfter announcing that they were officially dating only a month ago, Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson are engaged! According to TMZ, a source says that Pete popped the question within this past week, and Ariana said yes. The pair got together after the “dangerous woman” singer split from ex-boyfriend, rapper Mac Miller. Davidson also broke up with his ex-girlfriend, “Half-Empty” creator, Cazzie David. An insider revealed to E! News that, “they were telling people that they were engaged” to friends at Rob Pattinson’s house party…

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A Quiet Place vs Hereditary

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsApp*Spoiler Warning* Two of the best films of the year so far are the horror films: A Quiet Place and Hereditary Since they’re part of the same genre, fans can’t help but compare the two. For me at least, it’s very difficult to decide which is a better movie overall. Rotten Tomatoes A Quiet Place premiered at the South by Southwest conference in March to critical buzz. It wasn’t released to public theatres until April. With 266 reviews on Rotten Tomatoes, it currently has an…

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Fitbit’s share value surged on Monday

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppCitron bets on Fitbit Wearable technology company Fitbit saw its stock rise 15% on Monday after praise from short-seller Citron Research. The firm, which recently forecasted Snapchat’s turnaround, reported that Fitbit’s stock price could increase by more than 200% in 2018. The analysts argue that their value stems from the health care initiatives that Fitbit offers. These programs include a glucose-monitoring partnership with DexCom Inc., an employee wellness partnership with UnitedHealthCare, and a cloud partnership with Google. They explain, What was once a piñata for…

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Fortnite: Why So Popular?

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppIn case you’ve been out of the loop for the past few months and need an update on the latest trends, look no farther than Fortnite Battle Royale. This game has taken the video game world by storm. Released for early access (and also free for all players) on July 25th, 2017, Fortnite was co-developed by Epic Games and People Can Fly. The game consists of a single-player survival mode and the more-popular multiplayer, Battle Royale mode. Before we get into why it’s so much…

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