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Dolphins owner Stephen Ross suspended, fined $1.5 million after NFL finds tampering violations

Owner Stephen Ross of the Miami Dolphins looks on prior to the game against the Buffalo Bills at Hard Rock Stadium on September 19, 2021 in Miami Gardens, Florida. Michael Reaves | Getty Images Miami Dolphins owner and real estate developer Stephen Ross has been fined $1.5 million and suspended from participating in team events […]

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US

U.S. Bank fined for opening ‘sham’ accounts for customers

U.S. Bank, which is based in Minneapolis and has over $559 billion in assets, pressured its employees to meet sales goals as part of their job requirements, offering them incentives for selling bank products, the regulator said. In order to meet those goals, the bank’s employees illegally accessed customer credit reports and personal data to […]

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UK

‘Nightmare’ in Nottingham as driver fined £60 after parking for eight minutes

Ian Dykes, 63, said he is “disgusted” after he was fined for parking his car for the short period of time. The driver parked his vehicle at the East Street Car Park in Nottingham. He then found his attempts to pay for the parking session were rejected four times. This was after constantly trying to […]

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Automotive

Drivers stuck for hours in gridlocked car park fear they could be fined

Long queues to leave Parc Tawe in Swansea, Wales, formed as a Ninja Warrior UK adventure park opened its doors for the first time. Motorists who waited hours in the “chaos” now fear they’ll receive hefty parking fines in the post. Elin Jones contacted Alliance Parking, which manages the car park, and asked whether she should expect a penalty. […]

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Travel

British tourists in Benidorm to be fined £425 for breaking laws on mobility scooters

Only people with mobility problems can use them on pavements and they shouldn’t go faster than walking pace. In other areas, tourists shouldn’t exceed a speed of over 12 miles per hour and must wear a helmet. In the past there have been incidents where people have crashed into shops or got stuck trying to […]

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Sports

Hull Kingston Rovers fined £4,000 over homophobic chanting by supporters at home games

Hull KR fined £4,000 following homophobic chanting at their home matches this season; half of that fine has been suspended but club must also pay additional £2,000 suspended fine for fan misbehaviour; Hull KR vow to improve CCTV at Craven Park Last Updated: 25/07/22 3:06pm Hull KR have been fined £4,000 – half of which […]

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Automotive

Drivers warned of speed cameras changes on popular motorway with thousands fined

According to new data, motorists are being punished for ignoring temporary speed limits on the M6 motorway. This stretch of motorway sees drivers hit with more fines than anywhere else in the West Midlands. Thousands of motorists have been fined for breaking temporary speed limits, where smart motorways reduce speeds when there is congestion or has […]

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US

The CoinGeek Pulse Episode 96: Bankrupt Celsius owes $5B, Binance fined in the Netherlands, Dubai launches metaverse strategy

Celsius Network’s bankruptcy hearing revealed that the digital currency lender owes its creditors and customers about $5 billion. The first hearing took place on July 18 in Manhattan, after the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in New York last week. The hearing showed that the company is in a dire financial position, which led to the suspension of […]

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Automotive

Furious driver hits out after being fined despite car park machines not working

A motorist was left furious after they received a parking fine despite car park machines being broken. Other drivers have now joined in and decided to boycott the car park. They also warned others “not to” use their spaces. The fine was issued to the driver after they used Hinckley’s Britannia Shopping Centre car park […]

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Travel

France warning: Tourists forced to hide up a tree to escape furious wild boar fined £230

Wild camping is legal in France but tourists must follow strict regulations and rules while doing it. It is forbidden to go wild camping in protected nature reserves, around historic monuments or on the coast. Fines can be as high as 1,500 euros (£1,273) for breaking the wild camping rules as tourists could damage the […]