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Janet Jackson's Spotify streams soar after Donald Trump 'nasty woman' debate comment Janet Jackson's Spotify streams soar after Donald Trump 'nasty woman' debate comment
- October 23, 2016

T-shirts emblazoned " Nasty Woman" went up for sale on e-commerce website Etsy. Soon, #NastyWomen and #IAmANastyWomanBecause started trending. It all started at the end of Wednesday night's debate, when Trump chose to cap off the evening by interrupting Hillary Clinton's remarks on tax policy to accuse her of being a " nasty woman". (more...)
NYPD Top Cop: Police 'Failed' in Fatal Shooting
- October 23, 2016

In the latest incident of police killings of Black people in the USA, a NY officer Tuesday evening shot and killed 66-year-old Deborah Danner , who was mentally ill, because she was waving a baseball bat at him to which he responded with deadly force instead of following protocol and firing his taser gun to neutralize her. (more...)
An IoT botnet was partly behind Friday's massive DDOS attack
- October 23, 2016

The scale and scope of DDoS attacks have been growing dramatically over the past year or so. While James said he believes this to be the worst DDoS attack in recent memory, future attacks could last longer and cripple the USA, like one that impacts trains or the stock market. (more...)
News Presenter Reveals What Really Happened In THAT Kourtney Kardashian Interview
- October 23, 2016

Members of the Kardashian family are thrilled with rapper Kanye West's birthday throwback video to his wife and reality TV star Kim Kardashian as it features her late father. In the weeks following, Kardashian has all but disappeared from public life, taking some "much-needed time off," according to a note posted on the reality star's website by her trusted assistant. (more...)
Cardinal Dolan: 'Touching Moments' Between Trump and Clinton at Al Smith Dinner
- October 23, 2016

The Democratic presidential candidate's most scathing zinger took aim at Trump's views of women . "For example, here she is tonight in public, pretending the not to hate Catholics". Clinton's campaign has said Russian Federation was behind the hack. Trump and Clinton should come on close to 6 p.m. An analyst on Fox News pointed out that even after evidence of voter fraud was presented to Richard Nixon after the 1960 election, he refused to contest the election saying that was what was ... (more...)
Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD) Rating Reiterated by Piper Jaffray Cos
- October 23, 2016

The company earned $7.78 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.80 billion. Insiders own 0.55 percent of the stock. Gilead Sciences's payout ratio is 16.56%. The insider owns 1,058,963 shares as of less than 0.1%, now worth $78691540.53. L P now owns 1,591 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $146,000 after buying an additional 301 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Faces Lawsuit: Plaintiffs Seek Monetary Damage
- October 23, 2016

Apple's new iPhone series hit the stores in South Korea on Friday after Samsung Electronics' fiasco with report of some of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones catching fire and overheating, reports China's Xinhua news agency. The detail goes on to say that it will be able to fold in half "like a cosmetic compact" which could be similar to a clamshell phone. Meanwhile, Yahoo News said Samsung's recall of its Galaxy Note 7 has wide implications on the company's mobile division. (more...)
Trump's path to presidency narrows - upping pressure to tilt race at debate Trump's path to presidency narrows - upping pressure to tilt race at debate
- October 23, 2016

The margin of error is 4.26 percentage points. Trump's Electoral College path is choked off in key states, and it's unlikely to change because of his failure to appeal to swing voters like Sam Aylesworth, a Vietnam veteran and retired Lockheed Martin toolmaker who lives in this Northern Virginia suburb. (more...)
NYC Commissioner on Police Shooting: 'We Failed'
- October 23, 2016

Tuesday in the Bronx , the NYPD received a call from a neighbor of Deborah Danner, who was acting very irrationally. "We were called to help her", he said Friday, "and we ended up killing her". "It's not how we train. Out first obligation is to preserve life - not to take a life when it can be avoided". "If you have somebody in a certain area, time is on our side", he said. (more...)
Howard throws 4 TDs, No. 12 West Virginia stomps TCU 34-10
- October 23, 2016

WVU will be a playoff contender this season, weather anyone wants to see it or not. Wendell Smallwood was the Big 12 rushing champion a year ago. Who's left? There's Baylor, which breezed through its typically cushy non-league slate but could still backslide after an offseason of transition and scrutiny. (more...)
Trust Co Of Virginia Va buys $8486862 stake in Wells Fargo & Co
- October 23, 2016

Wells Fargo closed just 2 percent of its locations the last few years, while Chase went down 9 percent and Bank of America dropped 15 percent, according to national reports. Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) shares now have a mean rating of 2.90 while 0 analysts have recommended the shares as "BUY", 0 commented as "OUTPERFORM" and 0 commented as "HOLD". (more...)
Mosul offensive going faster than planned, Iraqi PM says
- October 23, 2016

IS has sent trucks loaded with explosives towards the front lines and fired mortars to slow the Iraqi forces' advance. As many as 1.5 million civilians are thought to still be inside the city, with reports from inside suggesting basic supplies are running out. (more...)
Donald Trump takes rare swipe at Michelle Obama Donald Trump takes rare swipe at Michelle Obama
- October 23, 2016

Stepping onto Arizona soil 19 days before the November 8 election, Obama was the third high-profile Democrat to visit the state this week in a fervent bid to turn a deeply red state blue in a presidential election for the first time since 1996. (more...)
NFL puts Giants' Brown on 'exempt' list pending abuse probe
- October 23, 2016

A former prosecutor was hired to lead a newly formed unit to help the league investigate cases without relying exclusively on the authorities. In a letter to the 14-year veteran, NFL senior vice president of labor policy Adolpho Birch said Brown went on the "exempt list" as the league investigates whether he should be suspended. (more...)
Minn. officers won't be disciplined in fatal shooting Minn. officers won't be disciplined in fatal shooting
- October 23, 2016

Join Tonya Ugoretz, director of Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center for a free online chat on Tuesday, October 25 at 1 p.m. This clears the officers , who have been on desk duty since the shooting, to return to regular patrols. Freeman also cited conflicting accounts by witnesses about whether Clark was cuffed. But the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension found that the officers had tried and failed to handcuff Clark. (more...)
Aamir avoids query on Pak film ban at MAMI, 'Ae Dil...' row Aamir avoids query on Pak film ban at MAMI, 'Ae Dil...' row
- October 23, 2016

I hope other industries are inspired by the stand of the film industry and will stop trading with Pakistan", Pandit tweeted. MNS on Saturday allowed the release of filmmaker Karan Johar's " Ae Dil Hai Mushkil " after imposing certain conditions, which included making producers pay a handsome contribution to the army welfare fund and showing film slides paying tribute to the courageous Indian soldiers before the start of films in theatres. (more...)
Attacks on the internet keep getting bigger and nastier
- October 23, 2016

The sheer volume of requests were being sent in part by the Mirai botnet of Internet of Things devices, mostly internet connected cameras and digital video recorders. This attack is making it impossible for Dyn to do its job, making it impossible for your computer to access sites because the data to do so simply isn't there. (more...)
Internet of Things making massive cyberattacks much easier
- October 23, 2016

A DDoS attack is an attempt to make an online service unavailable by overwhelming it with traffic from multiple sources , and the company said the attack is "mainly impacting U.S. Dyn said it was continuing to investigate. A map published by the website downdetector .com showed service interruptions for Level3 Communications, which is dubbed as the "backbone" internet service provider, across much of the United States east coast and in Texas. (more...)
NUJ commends Nigerian Government for release Of 21 Chibok girls
- October 23, 2016

Some of the 21 Chibok Girls handed over by the Director General of State Security Service (SSS) to the Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo at the SSS Clinic in Abuja. Boko Haram , which previous year pledged allegiance to Islamic State, controlled a swathe of land in northeast Nigeria, around the size of Belgium, at the start of 2015 but was pushed out by Nigerian and regional troops, which are now in a final push to defeat the militants. (more...)
Trump booed at charity dinner while cracking Clinton jokes Trump booed at charity dinner while cracking Clinton jokes
- October 23, 2016

She's talked about "this candidate" and dedicated much of her time to a searing indictment of his words and positions. Welborn was a historic preservation commissioner and was dismayed when the man tried to shut down her opinions by calling her a name. (more...)