BoilerUpload – Quick Wrap: Purdue 80, Penn State 60

The Boiler Upload Game Wrap is sponsored by Lafayette’s own Reindeer Shuttle. Offering three shuttles to and from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport from Purdue’s campus as well as five shuttles per day to and from Indianapolis International Airport, Reindeer Shuttle saves you the drive and lets you relax before you catch your flight. We offer multiple … Read more

‘If that can happen to me, that can happen to anybody’

Dearica Hamby opened up about the “emotional” trade from her longtime team. (Photo by Julio Aguilar/Getty Images) Two weeks after confirmation of her trade from the Las Vegas Aces to the Los Angeles Sparks, Dearica Hamby addressed reporters during her introductory news conference. Not yet moved to Los Angeles, the two-time Sixth Player of the … Read more

Hunter Biden seeks federal probe of Trump allies over laptop

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for President Joe Biden’s son, Hunter, have asked the Justice Department to investigate close allies of former President Donald Trump and others who they say accessed and disseminated personal data from a laptop that he dropped off at a Delaware computer repair shop in 2019. In a separate letter, Biden’s attorneys … Read more

AMD Soars After Profit Beat; Intel Cuts Worker Benefits

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) shares soared nearly 13% Wednesday after the chipmaker offered an inline first-quarter outlook, reassuring investors spooked last week when rival Intel Corp. (INTC) issued a dismal forecast amid market-share losses and a downturn in spending on computing chips. Intel shares recovered slightly from Friday’s 6% drubbing, gaining nearly 3% as … Read more

California police fatally shoot double amputee, raising the question: Was lethal force justified?

A frame of video showing two Huntington Park Police officers pointing their guns at 36-year-old Anthony Lowe Jr., a double amputee, moments before he was shot and killed by police. (via Twitter/Mike Sington) A Los Angeles County police department is facing intense criticism this week after a video surfaced on social media of two officers … Read more