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  • Uber Concealed Cyberattack That Exposed 57 Million People’s Data November 23, 2017
    © Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg/Getty Images The Uber Technologies Inc. car service application (app) is demonstrated for a photograph on an Apple Inc. iPhone in New York.Hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber Technologies, a massive breach that the company concealed for more than a year. This week, the ride-hailing company...
  • This Flat-Earther Is Going To Launch Himself In A Homemade Rocket On Saturday November 23, 2017
    It’s safe to say that if someone has the nickname “mad”, then they’re certainly not going to be, you know, un-mad. That’s the case for Mad Mike Hughes, a limo-driver in the US who enjoys a spot of being a daredevil on the side. He’s previously launched himself in a rocket-powered limo and a steam rocket. Now, he’s...
  • World War 3 THREAT: North Korea nuclear weapons are here to stay, warns expert November 23, 2017
    World War 3 THREAT: North Korea nuclear weapons are here to stay, warns expert North Korea has ramped up its threat to the world after Kim Jong-un’s war of words with President Donald Trump.  Kim Jong-un’s hermit kingdom has been testing nuclear weapons and the security expert claimed that denuclearising the peninsula will “not happen”...
  • Titans aim to end nine-year Indy losing skid (Nov 26, 2017) November 23, 2017
    Titans aim to end nine-year Indy losing skid (Nov 26, 2017) The Tennessee Titans will try to snap a nine-year losing streak at Lucas Oil Stadium when they visit the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday afternoon. Tennessee (6-4) has not beaten the Colts on the road since Dec. 30, 2007, when Vince Young and Kerry Collins...
  • Gaels relish chance to build resume at Wooden tourney (Nov 23, 2017) November 23, 2017
    Gaels relish chance to build resume at Wooden tourney (Nov 23, 2017) Early-season wins have come pretty easily for St. Mary’s in recent years. Something that has been more of a challenge for the Gaels: building a resume that will be appealing come March. Their inclusion in this week’s Wooden Legacy tournament in Fullerton, Calif.,...
  • McCoy's double-double leads UNLV to 85-58 win over Utah (Nov 22, 2017) November 23, 2017
    McCoy’s double-double leads UNLV to 85-58 win over Utah (Nov 22, 2017) LAS VEGAS (AP) Brandon McCoy scored 26 points and grabbed 17 rebounds on Wednesday night to lead UNLV to an 85-58 victory over Utah in the Heavyweight bracket’s championship game at the MGM Grand Main Event. McCoy was named MVP of the tournament....
  • Cardinals in must-win situation vs. Jaguars (Nov 26, 2017) November 23, 2017
    Cardinals in must-win situation vs. Jaguars (Nov 26, 2017) GLENDALE, Ariz. — Reeling at 4-6 after back-to-back losses for the first time this season, the Arizona Cardinals know their playoff chances are virtually dead if they even lose one of their remaining six games, starting Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium against the surging Jacksonville...
  • Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling FALLS following disappointing UK growth figures November 23, 2017
    Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling FALLS following disappointing UK growth figures The pound is currently trading against the euro at €1.125, a slight dip from yesterday’s figures of €1.128. It falls after a successful week having climbed before the Autumn Budget announcement yesterday. Chancellor Philip Hammond’s comments regarding UK growth have impacted the pound....
  • PK80 to test No, 9 Tar Heels' big men (Nov 23, 2017) November 23, 2017
    PK80 to test No, 9 Tar Heels’ big men (Nov 23, 2017) North Carolina is looking for more out of its freshmen and hoping upperclassmen can keep things together during what could be a challenging weekend. The ninth-ranked Tar Heels (3-0) are set to play three games in the PK80 Invitational in Portland, Ore. The...
  • VIllanova looking for better effort vs. Tennessee (Nov 23, 2017) November 23, 2017
    VIllanova looking for better effort vs. Tennessee (Nov 23, 2017) One coach enters Thursday’s semifinal game of the Battle 4 Atlantis pleased with his team’s toughness while the other is not thrilled about his team being timid with its communication. The coach with positive thoughts is Rick Barnes of unranked Tennessee (3-0); the one who...
  • Winter sun: Forget Spain, THIS tiny island is the new hotspot for holidaymakers November 23, 2017
    Winter sun: Forget Spain, THIS tiny island is the new hotspot for holidaymakers Cyprus is back on the map for tourists to get some winter sun. There was a 30 per cent rise in passengers to Cyprus in 2017 compared to the previous year, according to Sunvil, the holiday specialist company. This is higher than...
  • No. 1 Duke visits Portland State in PK80 Invitational (Nov 23, 2017) November 23, 2017
    No. 1 Duke visits Portland State in PK80 Invitational (Nov 23, 2017) Duke and Portland State have vastly different basketball histories, but connections to Phil Knight have brought them together. They’re participating in the PK80 Invitational, which honors the Nike icon’s 80th birthday. Top-ranked Duke (5-0) and Portland State (4-0) meet in one of the...
  • Woman goes missing after posting about upcoming Tinder date November 23, 2017
    Woman goes missing after posting about upcoming Tinder date A Nebraska woman who told social media followers she was getting ready for a date has been missing for more than a week. Sydney Loofe was last seen on Nov. 15 in Wilber, a rural town of less than 2,000 people southwest of Lincoln. The 24-year-old...
  • Aly, CSU Bakersfield beat Alaska Anchorage 59-39 (Nov 22, 2017) November 23, 2017
    Aly, CSU Bakersfield beat Alaska Anchorage 59-39 (Nov 22, 2017) ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) Moataz Aly had 16 points, Rickey Holden scored 14 and CSU Bakersfield cruised to a 59-39 win over Division II Alaska Anchorage on Wednesday night in a first-round game at the Great Alaska Shootout. Shon Briggs added eight points, eight rebounds and...
  • Josh Anderson scores in OT, Blue Jackets win 5th straight November 23, 2017
    Josh Anderson scores in OT, Blue Jackets win 5th straight
  • North Korea WARNING: Trump's rhetoric will force Kim Jong-un into TOUGHER position November 23, 2017
    North Korea WARNING: Trump’s rhetoric will force Kim Jong-un into TOUGHER position North Korea could adopt a “tougher position” against the United States and its Asian allies as a result of the war of words between President Trump and supreme leader Kim Jong-un. Dr Bermant said: “By attacking and making personal attacks on Kim Jong-un...
  • Aide to Louisiana governor resigns over sexual misconduct allegations November 23, 2017
    Aide to Louisiana governor resigns over sexual misconduct allegations A member of the administration of Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards resigned Wednesday amid allegations of sexual harassment. Johnny Anderson, deputy chief of staff of programs and planning, was facing several claims of misconduct, WBRZ-TV reported. An investigation was launched after the allegations became...
  • Two arrested for running prostitution ring out of senior facility November 23, 2017
    Two arrested for running prostitution ring out of senior facility Two men were arrested for running a prostitution ring out of an apartment in a Massachusetts senior living facility, police said. Joseph VanWert, 65, and Randy Lambach, 45, of Berkshire County, were arrested and held on human trafficking charges ahead of a hearing later this...
  • Rheumatoid arthritis: Could gluten foods be triggering your PAINFUL flare-ups? November 23, 2017
    Rheumatoid arthritis: Could gluten foods be triggering your PAINFUL flare-ups? Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder, where the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks its own cells – in this case, the cells that line joints. Having an autoimmune disorder could increase the risk of developing other autoimmune conditions, like coeliac disease. Coeliac disease is a...
  • World War 3: North Korea on FINAL WARNING having broken ceasefire 420,000 times since 1953 November 23, 2017
    World War 3: North Korea on FINAL WARNING having broken ceasefire 420,000 times since 1953 GETTY North Korea has broken the ceasefire with South Korea “420,000 times” since 1953 A South Korean daily newspaper has demanded that President Moon Jae-in take action when North Korea provokes the country before any “possibility of dialogue disappears”. The...

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  • Las Vegas pot dispensaries offer Black Friday deals November 23, 2017
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Big-box stores won't be the only ones offering discounts to shoppers in Las Vegas this Black Friday. Marijuana dispensaries are rolling out deals, too.
    The Associated Press
  • German women's clinic's incense therapy triggers fire alarm November 23, 2017
    BERLIN (AP) — A reported fire in a Hamburg basement turned out to be a false alarm after firefighters determined that the smell of burning came from an alternative therapy being used at a neighboring gynecological clinic.
    The Associated Press
  • Woman raises more than $60K for homeless man who helped her November 22, 2017
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A New Jersey woman who was helped by a homeless man after she ran out of gas on an interstate in Philadelphia has raised more than $60,000 for the good Samaritan.
    The Associated Press
  • House falls off trailer, blocks North Carolina road November 22, 2017
    STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Some house movers in North Carolina thought they were getting a jump on the day. Instead, their day got longer when the house they were moving fell off a trailer and onto a road.
    The Associated Press
  • Police: Man crashes car to highlight dangerous intersection November 22, 2017
    CLERMONT, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a man angered over people driving dangerously through a busy intersection appeared to intentionally cause a crash there to highlight the problem.
    The Associated Press