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The writer apologized to a man who spent 16 years in prison for her rape
Alice Seabold apologized for the illegal conviction of a man who was found not guilty of raping her in 1981.
In her first book, Lucky, Seabord described being raped. Anthony Broadwater was convicted of the crime. He spent 16 years in prison and was on the sex offender registry for more than 20 years.
Seabold also wrote the novel The Lovely Bones, which Peter Jackson turned into an Oscar-nominated film.
"I am most sorry that the life you could have been unjustly stolen from you, and I know that no apology can change what has happened to you," Seabold said in a statement.
A statement released by Broadwater's lawyers said he was "relieved that she apologized."
Seabold's first autobiographical novel sold more than a million copies, which marked the beginning of her writing career.
In it, she described in detail how an 18-year-old student at Syracuse University in New York was raped.
Elon Musk presented a new product of his company - cyber whistles
"Whistle at Tesla," Elon Musk wrote on Twitter and attached a link to the product. He also accompanied the entry with an ironic remark.
Tesla's page describes "cyber whistles" as "a premium collectible made from polished stainless steel."
The whistle is made in the form of a Cybertruck concept electric vehicle. The price for the product is set at $ 50.
In America, women received $ 10 million for stepping on a rusty nail in a supermarket
April Jones has sued Walmart for $ 10 million. In June 2015, she stepped on a rusty nail in one of the supermarkets, where she came for shopping.
After that, the woman had to undergo several surgeries and eventually amputated a leg above the knee due to a spread infection.
April Jones has been in a wheelchair for the past six years and is forced to rely on her adult children.
April is going to use the money to buy a prosthesis, make her home more wheelchair accessible and cover medical expenses.
A school shooting took place in a Detroit suburb, killing three people and injuring six others
The tragedy occurred at Oxford Township High School at 12:55 local time.
Four to six people were injured in the shooting.
The attacker was detained on the spot in Oxford.
A medical helicopter landed shortly after 2 p.m. in the school parking lot.
The school is currently closed, with some students hiding in closed classrooms while officers search the premises. The students were later taken to a grocery store to be picked up by their parents.
Mr Goxx, the crypto-trading hamster, has died.
Mr. Goxx, the crypto-trading hamster that often beat such famous human investors as Warren Buffett and Cathie Woods, passed away on Monday, November 22nd .
The hamster’s German owners announced his passing on Twitter, informing around 18,000 followers on social media.
Aside from some kidney issues, the pocket-sized trader showed no symptoms of severe sickness before his death. He stopped eating on Sunday and died calmly in his sleep Monday morning.
On June 12, 2021, the small investor, whose real name was Max, began his financial career. His portfolio was up 19.7 percent after his final trading day on November 22nd. As a result, he gained nearly 98 euros profit.
Mr Goxx's owners tweeted a touching message following the hamster's death: "You will be missed, and your memory will live forever on the blockchain."
Refueling of the F / A-18 Super Hornet fighter from the US Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker and the shadow of the second "Hornet" on the tanker's fuselage
In Fort Washington, a Tesla car caused a fire in the house next to it
Firefighters arrived on call when the fire from the back of a Tesla electric car spread to the garage of the house next to which he was standing.
According to officials in a comment to local channel 6 ABC, the car started the chambers while charging the battery. Tesla did not comment on the incident.
Police and officials said a ticketless passenger was found in the plane's chassis at Miami airport
At Miami International Airport, US Customs and Border Protection found a passenger in the chassis of a flight from Guatemala.
The airline said it was cooperating with the authorities to investigate.
US President Joe Biden has doctors diagnosed with a tubular adenoma
Scar adenoma is a benign but potentially precancerous growth. The polyp was removed.
As White House physician Kevin O'Connor explained, tubular adenoma is a benign growth that grows slowly but is considered "potentially precancerous damage that does not require further intervention."
The Zeva Aero startup has presented the first prototype of a "flying saucer" for humans
It is made of carbon fiber with a diameter of almost 2.5 meters and weighs 317 kilograms. Two motors are located at the front and two at the rear. Each of them has its own battery.
The Changzheng-4C launch vehicle was launched with the Gaofen-3 (02) remote sensing satellite / Gaofen 3-02
November 23, 2021 at 07:45 BJT from Launcher No. 94 of the Jiuquan Space Launch Center.
At Joe Biden's press conference, his aides turned on background music to drown out questions from journalists
And at that moment the president left.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration has released a video of Ingenuity's mini-propeller flying over the surface of Mars for 160 seconds.
The American technology company Apple is working on the development of an electric unmanned vehicle and plans to present it in 2025
The company started work on the electric car in 2014 - it happened during the project "Titan".
Two options for operating an unmanned vehicle, which would reduce the driver's involvement in driving, or a completely unmanned vehicle were considered.
The company decided to focus on the second option.
Earlier, the possible date of launch of the car from Apple in 2024 was mentioned, but the plan was intervened by a pandemic, a crisis in the supply of semiconductors and logistics.
The terms of 5-7 years have been discussed for a long time, but now the company hopes to show the car in 2025.
Near San Diego, collectors strangely lost bags of money. Banknotes that were passing by began to collect banknotes lying on the road. However, the story ended with "justice".
Several bags of banknotes fell out of the collection car and flew along the road. Those who saw the bags fall out were the first to get out of the cars. They didn't get confused and started collecting banknotes and filming it on video.
However, the collectors immediately called the police and warned that misappropriation of money could be a criminal offense.
In the end, three Americans were arrested and the rest were forced to return the "found bills."
California Road Patrol Officer Jim Bettencourt said that the collectors may have closed the door of the armored van unsafely, so the bags of money fell out.
Anne Turner Cook is the same girl who has been the face of the Gerber children's brand for so many years. She is 95 years old.
Anne has been the face of the brand since 1928. Neighbor Dorothy Hope Smith drew the girl as a sketch for an advertising company to take part in the competition. The portrait was drawn in pencil, but Smith promised to finish it if he won. But the representatives of the brand liked the pencil drawing.
The sketch became so popular that in 1931 Gerber made the girl's face his official trademark.
"Since then, our Gerber Baby (Ann) has been on all Gerber packages and in every Gerber advertisement," the company reminded.
A German shepherd nicknamed Gunther VI "sold" a villa in Miami, which previously belonged to the singer Madonna
The dog inherited this property.
The eight-bedroom villa overlooking Biscayne Bay has now sold for $ 31.75 million. Madonna sold her estate for $ 7.5 million.
Günther VI's great-grandfather inherited a multimillion-dollar inheritance from the late German Countess Carlotta Liebenstein in 1992. From the great-grandfather (Günther III) the inheritance passed to Günther IV, and only then to Günther VI. All dogs had their own guardians who decided how to dispose of the property.
is part of a board that manages a trust worth nearly $ 500 million dollars.
The story of dogs that inherited millions has often been questioned. In 2005, the Tampa Bay Times reported that the story of German Countess Carlotta Liebenstein could be part of a "publicity stunt."
The publication noted that the Italian press published an article in 1995, which stated that Countess Carlotta Liebenstein never existed.
Günther VI lives a real royal life. Every morning, the chef prepares a breakfast of the best meat, fresh vegetables and rice. Sometimes the shepherd eats caviar. The dog also likes to travel by private plane and works with his trainer every day. The shepherd sleeps in a luxurious red velvet bed overlooking the bay.
Dark-skinned Santa Claus first appeared at Disneyland USA
For the first time in Disneyland USA in the 66-year history of theme parks, a dark-skinned Santa Claus appeared at a Christmas celebration.
A Walt Disney spokesman told CNN that Santa Claus was presented "differently" to show the diversity of the surrounding communities in both Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort.
Dark-skinned Santa Clauses have already been spotted at Disneyland in Anaheim and at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista.
Aaron Rose Philip is the first black transgender model to travel in a wheelchair due to severe cerebral palsy
This model, unusual in all respects, is the representative of Generation Z in the modeling industry. Her portfolio is a demonstration of fearlessness and perseverance in fashion. In an industry that has historically excluded both transgender and people with disabilities, Aaron Rose Philip is the first to do so.
The model said that she wanted to become a model at the age of 16-17 - when she looked through fashion magazines and thematic shows, but did not see anyone like her there.
Aaron Philip has clearly planned all the steps that will lead her to her dream goal - and since then she has not stopped following them.
The biggest success in her career is the debut for the Moschino brand at the spring-summer 2022 fashion show.