Toronto TikTok star, 21, killed in first solo jump at skydiving school when her parachute is pulled too late

Tanya Pardazi was training in a skydiving course at Skydive Toronto when the fatal accident occurred. Courtesy of Tanya Pardazi Tanya Pardazi, 21, was taking a solo skydiving at Skydive Toronto Inc. Pardazi pulled her parachute too late – preventing it from properly inflating, the company says. Thousands of her TikTok followers have expressed their […]

Owner of failed nuclear plant might use golden parachute fund in settlement

Enlarge / V C Summer Nuclear Station Unit 1. (credit: DJSlawSlaw / Wikimedia Commons) Today, South Carolina energy company SCANA and its potential purchaser Dominion Energy reached a settlement with class-action litigants to offer a significant energy bill rate cut in exchange for the litigants dropping a lawsuit over $ 2 billion in energy bill […]

We compared Brooklinen and Parachute, two popular startups known for luxe sheets — here are the main differences

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Brooklinen Parachute Home and Brooklinen have become the most popular direct-to-consumer companies offering luxury bedding at accessible prices. Below, we walk you through each important feature and a side-by-side […]

US Navy SEAL plunges to death after parachute malfunctions in NY harbor

Published time: 29 May, 2017 23:09 A member of the US Navy’s elite skydiving team has died in front of thousands of spectators on Sunday after his parachute malfunctioned during an exhibition jump at Fleet Week festival in New York Harbor. Four SEALs from the US Navy Parachute Team, the Leap Frogs, dropped out of […]