Thursday February 27-th, 2020

Capital One hacking case extends to dozens more companies, prosecutors say Capital One hacking case extends to dozens more companies, prosecutors say

There is no evidence the data was sold or distributed to others. A criminal complaint says the software developer stole 100 million credit card applications from Capital One, exposing 140,000 Social Security numbers and 80,000 bank account numbers, a...

Another Dem bites the dust in presidential race Another Dem bites the dust in presidential race

As she puts it, "If he thinks there's going to be a coronation, there's not". Just two days before Hickenlooper ended his campaign, 314 Action, a federal PAC, launched a "Draft Hick for Senate" campaign, urging the former governor to end his presid...

Why People Are Tweeting Why People Are Tweeting "Don’t Deport" Melania Trump

He then said: "And as if this wasn't enough evidence that Donald Trump is trying to deport his wife then how do you explain the new policy his administration announced this week? Melania motherf-ing Trump!" Noah points out that while Trump's immi...

Petition To Rename Trump Tower ‘Obama Avenue’ Receives 270,000 Signatures Petition To Rename Trump Tower ‘Obama Avenue’ Receives 270,000 Signatures

Some members of the Resistance are so excited about this idea that I've seen mock stationery for Trump Tower circulating on Twitter , with "725 Barack H. But after a viral tweet from a man in Scotland this week, said Rowin, the petition started to b...

Republican lawmaker questions if humans would have survived without rape, incest Republican lawmaker questions if humans would have survived without rape, incest

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) defended his position on not allowing exceptions for rape and incest in anti-abortion legislation he tried to pass in Congress to the Westside Conservative Club in Urbandale, Iowa on Tuesday. King's most recent comments valid...

Halifax MPs defend Justin Trudeau despite report on ethics violation Halifax MPs defend Justin Trudeau despite report on ethics violation

Wilson-Raybould", conflict of interest and ethics commissioner Mario Dion said in a statement . While Trudeau had previously denied any allegations of using his position as Prime Minister to influence the Attorney General's decision, Wednesday'...

Hong Kong Airport Reopens After 2 Days Of Protests Hong Kong Airport Reopens After 2 Days Of Protests

Passengers check the status of their flights on an electronic board at Hong Kong global airport on August 14, 2019. The burst of violence included protesters beating up at least two men they suspected of being undercover Chinese agents.

Trump uses Israel to fuel partisan fires Trump uses Israel to fuel partisan fires

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) participates in a panel discussion during the Muslim Collective For Equitable Democracy Conference and Presidential Forum at the The National Housing Center July 23, 2019. Arthur Lenk, formerly Israel's ambassador to South Af...

Plane crash-lands in Russian field after hitting flock of birds Plane crash-lands in Russian field after hitting flock of birds

Captain Damir Yusupov and his copilot, Georgy Murzin, were hailed as heroes by the passengers, internet users, and Putin's press-secretary, alike. He and his crew saved 223 lives . Video shows the plane's landing gear was still up when it came down...

Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged recruiter seen for the 1st time since his death Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged recruiter seen for the 1st time since his death

Attorney General William P. Barr, whose department oversees the Bureau of Prisons facility where Epstein died , has described his death as an " apparent suicide ". They must also pass a physical-abilities test that measures their "ability to perform...

Kremlin says protests in Moscow have not created political crisis Kremlin says protests in Moscow have not created political crisis

Police detained over 1,600 participants in the unauthorized demonstrations on July 27 and August 3 for various offenses, and then released a lot of them, keeping some opposition leaders in custody. Peskov instead said that there had been instances of...

Gibraltar releases Iranian tanker despite last-minute USA effort to seize it Gibraltar releases Iranian tanker despite last-minute USA effort to seize it

A spokesperson with Gibraltar's government told NPR on Thursday that the Justice Department had applied to seize the vessel, providing "a number of allegations which are now being considered". Nearly a fifth of the world's oil passes through the ...

Trump Aide Claims POTUS Spreading Epstein Conspiracy Theories Trump Aide Claims POTUS Spreading Epstein Conspiracy Theories

These types of breaks are more common in victims of homicide by strangulation, but they can occur in people who hang themselves, especially if they're older. "I have no idea". "[Epstein] had information on the Clintons, he ended up dead". Trump was...

Canadian woman ’shocked and distressed’ after murder of fiance in New Zealand Canadian woman ’shocked and distressed’ after murder of fiance in New Zealand

McKinnon's partner was identified as Bianca Buckley. All Hamilton police will be armed while the manhunt continues. Earlier today, a body was found in a stolen campervan in Gordonton, 80km from Raglan. "He was doing some sort of twisting somersau...

Jury reaches verdict in 'Hollywood Ripper' case Jury reaches verdict in 'Hollywood Ripper' case

The jury also found Gargiulo guilty of the attempted murder of Michelle Murphy. One of his victims, 22-year-old fashion student and stripper Ashley Ellerin , was found dead in 2001 in her Hollywood Hills home. "He collected real-time intelligence ...

Hong Kong protesters issue apologies to travelers for Tuesday night’s airport chaos Hong Kong protesters issue apologies to travelers for Tuesday night’s airport chaos

A few dozen demonstrators remained camped inside the arrivals terminal but the scene was quiet and calm compared to the previous night, when thousands of protesters held sit-ins and clashed with riot police, leading the airport to suspend check-in se...

Australia 'more concerned about saving the economy' than climate Australia 'more concerned about saving the economy' than climate

This week's discussions have primarily centred on climate change and infrastructure investment, both of which have become increasingly contentious issues among South Pacific nations. New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is dedicating $150 mill...

July sets new global heat record July sets new global heat record

Last month's scorching weather has officially burned through the record books. Ahira Sanchez-Lugo, one of the organization's National Centers for Environmental Information scientists, told ABC News in an email that as the temperatures continue to...

India has no place for intolerance but millions still discriminated: Sonia India has no place for intolerance but millions still discriminated: Sonia

Besides Dreze, Kavita Krishnan of the CPI (Marxist-Leninist) and the AIDWA, Maimoona Mollah of the All-India Democratic Women's Association and Vimal Bhai of the National Alliance of People's Movements we part of the delegation. Narrating her impress...

Ken Clarke and Harriet Harman tipped to lead "emergency government"

Dame Caroline also said she could not support the proposal. "But I certainly take the view that a short-term Jeremy Corbyn government is less damaging than the generational damage that would be caused by a no-deal exit". "I have been in touch w...

Huawei helped African governments spy on political enemies Huawei helped African governments spy on political enemies

The Huawei employees used software called "Pegasus" to access encrypted messages - specifically those of Bobi Wine (a former rapper that's now an activist). This activity was discovered in two instances in both Uganda and Zambia. These employees ar...

Upcoming UNSC meeting on Kashmir Pakistan's big diplomatic success: FM Upcoming UNSC meeting on Kashmir Pakistan's big diplomatic success: FM

Qureshi said the Indian government, through its unconstitutional steps, was trying to change the demographic structure of the occupied territory and its unilateral measures were not only against the UN Security Council resolutions but also violated g...

‘Extraordinary Find’: Woolly Mammoth Tooth Discovered in US Creek by Minor ‘Extraordinary Find’: Woolly Mammoth Tooth Discovered in US Creek by Minor

Hepner was taking a break from family photos when he spotted something partially buried in mud along the edge of Honey Run Creek, the resort said in a news release . A 12-year-old boy recently discovered a woolly mammoth tooth at an inn in Ohio. ...

Germany expects no-deal Brexit, report says

It is a fantastic plot. call an election so that parliament is not sitting and Britain simply drops out and parliament can do nothing. If Johnson lost a vote of no confidence, that would trigger a 14-day period, by the end of which either he, ...

Krosa: One dead, 49 injured as tropical storm hits Japan Krosa: One dead, 49 injured as tropical storm hits Japan

An 82-year-old man in Hiroshima prefecture died after falling into the sea on Thursday morning while tying up a boat amid strong winds, news agency Kyodo said. They were all rescued early August 15 by prefectural police and firefighters. Ferries co...

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