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Metra responds to surge in fraudulent ticket purchases

2 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

Metra says it will no longer sell Monthly Passes and 10-Ride Tickets from certain vending machines after seeing a spike in purchases made with stolen credit cards. The company says...
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Microsoft Says Russian Operation Targeted U.S. Political Groups As Midterms Loom

Microsoft Says Russian Operation Targeted U.S. Political Groups As Midterms Loom

Six phony websites were created by hackers linked with Russian intelligence and blamed for 2016 election interference, the company says. They allegedly targeted the Senate and... Read more ...

Slack just raised a whopping $427 million to become a $7.1 billion company...

Slack just raised a whopping $427 million to become a $7.1 billion company. Now, it has to defeat Microsoft

Slack, the very popular work chat app, has raised $427 million in venture capital, at a valuation of "more than $7.1 billion." All told, Slack has raised about $1.27 billion in... Read more ...

Police investigating a horrific family murder in Colorado found the bodies...

Police investigating a horrific family murder in Colorado found the bodies in a remote oil field with help from a drone

Christopher Watts has been charged with killing his pregnant wife and two daughters in Frederick, Colorado. A police affidavit released on Monday says police used a drone to... Read more ...

TJX jumps after beating the Street and raising its full-year guidance

TJX jumps after beating the Street and raising its full-year guidance

TJX beat on both the top and bottom lines. The retailer raised its full-year guidance for earnings and comparable sales. Shares of TJX jumped as much as 5% in the Tuesday... Read more ...

Another big bank drops Tesla coverage amid buyout chatter

Another big bank drops Tesla coverage amid buyout chatter

Brokerage Morgan Stanley has ceased equity coverage on Tesla, potentially a sign the bank may be doing business directly with the electric carmaker as it explores options to go... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. Trump doubles down on claims that China and the EU are currency manipulators. "What they're doing is making up for the fact that they're now... Read more ...

J.Lo blew everyone out of the water with a 10-minute medley of her greatest...

J.Lo blew everyone out of the water with a 10-minute medley of her greatest hits at the VMAs

Jennifer Lopez brought the crowd to its feet on Monday night at Radio City Music Hall in New York City during the MTV Video Music Awards. Ahead of being presented with the... Read more ...

Azealia Banks is demanding Elon Musk return her phone in cryptic Instagram posts

Azealia Banks is demanding Elon Musk return her phone in cryptic Instagram posts

US rapper Azealia Banks is demanding Elon Musk return her phone in a series of cryptic Instagram post. In one now-deleted Instagram Story, Banks claimed Musk's attorney was in... Read more ...

The 30 best - and wildest - outfits celebrities wore to the 2018 MTV Video...

The 30 best - and wildest - outfits celebrities wore to the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

The annual MTV Video Music Awards may reward the artists who put out the best music videos of the year. But those who tune in are also rewarded with a glamorous, and sometimes... Read more ...

Asia Argento not under investigation for alleged sexual assault

Asia Argento not under investigation for alleged sexual assault

Argento is accused of paying hush money to silence a former child actor who claims the actress sexually assaulted him. Read more ...