Vivien Leigh’s personal belongings auctioned for 2.5 million

Vivien Leigh and Hattie McDaniel (r), in a scene from the movie “Gone with the Wind”. / Archive Sotheby’s manages to raise five times more than estimated thanks to pieces such as the painting that Churchill gave him or the personal copy of ‘Gone with the Wind’ The auction of intimate objects of Vivien Leigh, … Read more

a Breton SME in the race to produce millions of self-tests

Autotest assembly at the NG Biotech plant, in Guipry-Messac (Ille-et-Vilaine), January 6, 2021. LOUISE QUIGNON / HANS LUCAS FOR “THE WORLD” It feels like a race against time. Since the emergence of the fifth wave of Covid-19, the NG Biotech company, located in Guipry-Messac (Ille-et-Vilaine), has been under the control of its self-tests revealing an … Read more

In Bentonville, the Walton family models their Arkansas stronghold with millions of dollars

The first Walmart store, founded by Sam Walton, now transformed into a museum to his glory, in Bentonville (Arkansas), in May 2018. RICK T. WILKING / GETTY IMAGES / AFP In early September 2021, at the top of the magazine’s annual list of 400 billionaires Forbes, were the “Usual suspects” : Jeff Bezos (Amazon), Elon … Read more

Vieira suspected of receiving millions in business from Benfica, says CNN Portugal

Luís Filipe Vieira, former president of Benfica Photography: Nuno Brites/Global Images Redaction January 6, 2022 at 9:30 am Topics At stake are 55 transfers, with the channel mentioning four businessmen allegedly involved in the scheme. CNN reports this Thursday that there are strong suspicions that Luís Filipe Vieira improperly received “gloves” in transfers while he … Read more

Vieira suspected of receiving millions in business from Benfica, says CNN Portugal

Luís Filipe Vieira, former president of Benfica Photography: Nuno Brites/Global Images Redaction January 6, 2022 at 9:30 am Topics At stake are 55 transfers, with the channel mentioning four businessmen allegedly involved in the scheme. CNN reports this Thursday that there are strong suspicions that Luís Filipe Vieira improperly received “gloves” in transfers while he … Read more

Here’s How Anya Taylor-Joy Helped Chess Genius Magnus Carlsen Make Millions

It is no secret that Netflix Show, Queen’s Gambit, attracted a lot more viewers interested in chess. The show featured a wonder kid, rising through the ranks, and winning different tournaments against older grandmasters. Hence, it became a mainstay on television for some time, as Anya Taylor-Joy, aka Beth Harmon, piqued the interest of even … Read more

Bali went from receiving millions of international tourists to just 45 in 2021

Indonesia’s Semeru volcano erupted and filled the sky with ash 0:51 Hong Kong and Jakarta (CNN) – Destinations around the world have faced significant tourist declines amid the coronavirus pandemic. But few have been more affected than Bali, the Indonesian island so beloved by travelers from around the world. Due to strict border control measures … Read more

Local authorities spend millions of euros on Christmas lights?

Between chambers (an overwhelmingly greater number) and parish councils (residual quota), only this year they have already been awarded more than five million euros in more than a hundred contracts to guarantee the supply of decorative lighting for a few weeks. Regarding the counties, the amounts vary between around 212,000 euros spent by Albufeira and … Read more

The scammer who used Christian radio in America to steal tens of millions of dollars

By Bernd Debusmann Jr. BBC News 1 hour Among his listeners, William Neil “Doc” Gallagher was known as the “Money Doctor,” a charming financial guru who advertised his services on Christian radio that was heard throughout the entire American “Bible Belt” North Texas. Their ads used to conclude with a familiar tagline: “See you at … Read more

WAAA !, a wearable that can save millions of lives

Despite the growing criticism that the HIM-HER-IT Due to their less and less weight on the international scene, among their objectives there are still very commendable projects that they want to achieve for the next fifteen years: for example, end hunger and poverty to achieve gender equality, or end deaths foreseeable newborns and children under … Read more