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Uber names new privacy chief, data protection officer

3 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Uber Technologies Inc appointed Ruby Zefo as chief privacy officer and Simon Hania as data protection officer, a company spokesman told Reuters on Wednesday.
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Atlantic circulation is not collapsing - but as it shifts gears, warming will reaccelerate

25 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

Data suggest that the recent, rapid slowdown of the Atlantic Ocean circulation is not a sign of imminent collapse, but a shift back toward a more sluggish phase. The slowdown...
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Cespedes playing first in Minors rehab game

1 hour ago   |   MLB

Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes played first base and batted second in his second Minor League rehab game Wednesday when he suited up for the Rookie-level GCL Mets in a 12 p.m. ET...
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Dementia could be detected via routinely collected data

1 hour ago   |   Science Daily

A new machine-learning model that scans routinely collected NHS data has shown promising signs of being able to predict undiagnosed dementia in primary care. The results from...
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Hackers Targeting Online Retailers Can Cost Businesses Billions Of Dollars

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

There have been at least 16 high-profile data breaches in the first half of 2018, but online retailers are being hit the hardest. A new study by cyber security firm Shape...
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Oil spikes after US production hits record 11 million barrels per day

Oil spikes after US production hits record 11 million barrels per day

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Oil rose as much as 1% on Wednesday. US production rose to a record high and stockpiles jumped unexpectedly. Watch oil trade in real time here. Oil prices rose Wednesday after...
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Fox News gives House Republican platform to spout total disinformation about online ‘censorship'

Fox News gives House Republican platform to spout total disinformation about online ‘censorship'

3 hours ago   |   Think Progress

On Wednesday, Fox News gave Rep. Andy Biggs a platform to spout complete fabrications about the purported censorship of conservatives on social media. Biggs' interview came the...
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On Prime Day Workers and Consumers Both Let Amazon Know It's Far From Prime

4 hours ago   |   MintPress News

SEATTLE - Amazon's flagship annual sales event, Prime Day, encountered a tangle of difficulties starting Monday as aggrieved workers, boycotts, and a range of technical...
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UK investigators probe Russian access to Facebook data

4 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

British authorities looking into inappropriate use of data gathered by political consultant Cambridge Analytica from millions of Facebook users say some of the systems that...
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Russia Had Access to Cambridge Analytica Facebook Data, Lawmaker Says

4 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

The incident is being investigated by the British data protection authority.
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Secret Service Agent Suffers Fatal Stroke on the Job

Secret Service Agent Suffers Fatal Stroke on the Job

A 19-year veteran of the Secret Service has died after suffering a stroke during President Trump's visit to the UK. The 42-year-old agent, identified as Nole E. Remagen, was on... Read more ...

Ford recalls 550K vehicles that could roll away unexpectedly

Ford recalls 550K vehicles that could roll away unexpectedly

The recall affects Ford Fusion and Escape drivers. Read more ...

Kawhi Leonard has been traded to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan and...

Kawhi Leonard has been traded to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan and both players are seemingly not happy about it

The San Antonio Spurs have agreed to a trade that would send the disgruntled Kawhi Leonard to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan. Two other players are involved in the deal... Read more ...

Parents charged with murder after crying infant dies in 'timeout'

Parents charged with murder after crying infant dies in 'timeout'

Police say the parents placed the 4-month-old boy under a comforter because he "wouldn't stop crying." Read more ...

Google hit with record $5 billion EU fine in Android antitrust case

Google hit with record $5 billion EU fine in Android antitrust case

European Union regulators today slapped Google with a massive $5 billion penalty for abusing the dominant position of its Android mobile operating system. Antitrust regulators... Read more ...

Soccer team rescued after 18 days in cave expected to leave hospital

Soccer team rescued after 18 days in cave expected to leave hospital

Some of the boys were treated for minor infections during their hospital stay. Read more ...

Ex-FBI head James Comey urges public to vote for Democrats

Ex-FBI head James Comey urges public to vote for Democrats

Former FBI Director James Comey is urging "all who believe in this country's values" to vote for Democrats in the upcoming midterm elections. Read more ...

MLB takes action after Brewers All-Star's hateful tweets revealed

MLB takes action after Brewers All-Star's hateful tweets revealed

Josh Hader will have more than just opposing batters to focus on as the second half of the season resumes. The Brewers reliever will undergo sensitivity training and... Read more ...

Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Former Ohio State University wrestling coach and current U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan was interviewed by the law firm investigating allegations that a now-dead team... Read more ...

Darrelle Revis announces retirement from NFL after 11 seasons

Darrelle Revis announces retirement from NFL after 11 seasons

Revis, 33, ends his career with 29 interceptions, four forced fumbles and two sacks. Read more ...