XPO Provides North American LTL Operating Data for August 2023

Greenwich, Conn. – WEBWIRE

XPO (NYSE: XPO), a leading provider of freight transportation in North America, reported certain preliminary LTL segment operating metrics for August 2023. LTL tonnage per day increased 3.1%, as compared with August 2022, attributable to a year-over-year increase of 8.1% in shipments per day and a decrease of 4.6% in weight per shipment. Actual results for August 2023 may vary from the preliminary results reported above.

About XPO

XPO, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is one of the largest providers of asset-based less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation in North America, with proprietary technology that moves goods efficiently through its network. Together with its business in Europe, XPO serves approximately 49,000 customers with 562 locations and 37,000 employees. The company is headquartered in Greenwich, Conn., USA. Visit xpo.com

Hong Kong – Manslaughter in North Point

Manslaughter in North Point


     Police are investigating a manslaughter case happened in North Point this afternoon (August 20), in which a 61-year-old man died.
     At 3.14pm today, Police received a report from a 66-year-old man that he disputed with the 61-year-old man at a pier near North Point Estate Lane. Both men once fell into sea and swam to the seashore. Then they disputed again and fell into sea for the second time. The 66-year-old man swam to the seashore. He was sent to Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital in conscious state.

     Police officers sped to the scene and firemen found the 61-year-old man at the bottom of the sea. He was rushed to Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital in unconscious state and was certified dead at 5.44pm.
     After initial enquiry, Police arrested the 66-year-old man for manslaughter and he is being detained for further enquiries.
     Post-mortem examinations will be conducted later to ascertain the cause of death of the deceased.       
     Active investigations by the District Crime Squad of Eastern District is under way. Anyone who witnessed the case or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers on 3660 1685.

Mrs. North Carolina is Crowned Mrs. USA Globe 2023 in Palm Springs, California

 Both Mrs. Globe ®️ and Mrs. USA ®️ (the United States preliminary for Mrs. Globe®️) were established in 1996. As the largest and most prestigious pageant for Mrs. In the world, former winners are now professional TV personalities, actresses, entrepreneurs, social influencers, community leaders and more.

Karla is an APRN Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, with an aesthetics and weight loss medical practice in North Carolina – Pineland Aesthetic Medicine In an interview, she says, “As a multi-business owner, I am well accustomed to the demands of starting something anew. I possess patience, tenacity and perseverance that mostly comes from being a mother and decades of nursing experience. I am also a model and an influencer; with this new title, I find myself in a newfound position to reach even more people and share my personal experience and my platform.” She is the spokeswoman for the WIN Foundation a 501(C)3 non-profit. Originally specializing in abuse recovery, WIN now offers programs of emotional empowerment for women around the world.

Furthermore, her husband, Hunter, is an irreplaceable member of our country as a member of our United States Army. She says, “Although I will be traveling and have the privilege of representing our amazing country, I will undoubtedly always possess a sweet spot for our North Carolina – and especially Pinehurst” where she can her husband currently call home.

During Mrs. USA Globe 2023, Karla received the “Globe award” for Mrs. Photogenic and was nominated for “Best Body”, and Mrs. Fitness.” Karla says, “I fell in love with health, wellness, pageantry, and all things beauty just a few years ago, and once I saw the difference these activities made to my life I had to dive into the deep end, so in 2019 I opened an e-commerce store Belle Dynasty, which is now sold exclusively on Amazon! I enjoy being in the gym, running a woman-owned small business, and sharing my story on social media.”

Any business, organization or individual who may be interested in becoming a sponsor may contact Karla directly: karlagochenour@gmail.com.

Karla Gochenour



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Hong Kong – North Kwai Chung Jockey Club Swimming Pool reopened

North Kwai Chung Jockey Club Swimming Pool reopened


Attention TV/radio announcers:

Please broadcast the following as soon as possible and repeat it at regular intervals:

Here is an item of interest to swimmers.
     The Leisure and Cultural Services Department announced today (May 6) that North Kwai Chung Jockey Club Swimming Pool in Kwai Tsing District, closed earlier on due to a burst water pipe in the vicinity, has been reopened.

My Life with Will at North Coast Repertory Theatre

 In a breezy and nostalgic stroll down memory lane, North Coast Rep favorite, James Sutorius, chronicles his lifelong love affair with the Bard of Avon. Return to a time 50 years ago when Liz and Dick rocked, and Christopher Plummer ruled the stage. In an acting career highlighted by roles on television and film, Sutorius always returns to Shakespeare for sustenance. So he will again, in the delightful My Life with Will.

My Life with Will will run May 1 and 2, 2023 at 7:30pm. North Coast Repertory Theatre is located at 987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Solana Beach, CA 92075. Tickets are $39 with discounts for students, military, and educators. Call 858-481-1055, or visit our website to purchase tickets.

North Coast Repertory Theatre
Nancy Richards
(858) 481-1055



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