Archive for September, 2018

Uber pays $148m over data breach cover-up

The 2016 breach involved hackers grabbing data on millions of Uber customers and drivers. Source: BBC

Two more accusations: Kavanaugh denies both

Republican investigators for the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday asked Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh about two new allegations against …Read the Rest

Trump rejects any meeting with Iran's Rouhani at U.N. gathering

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he would not meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani as world leaders gathered in …Read the Rest

U.S. targets Venezuelan president's wife, others in fresh sanctions

The United States has issued new Venezuela-related sanctions targeting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s wife as well as the country’s vice …Read the Rest

Instagram co-founders resign in latest Facebook executive exit

Instagram on Monday said co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger have resigned as chief executive officer and chief technical officer …Read the Rest

Judge to sentence Bill Cosby for sexual assault, capping his downfall

Bill Cosby will learn on Tuesday whether he will go to prison for sexual assault as a sentencing hearing in …Read the Rest

UK's Labour set to vote against Brexit deal, open to second referendum

Britain’s opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the European Union …Read the Rest

Analysis: 22 important moments from Kavanaugh's interview

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and his wife Ashley sat down for an interview with Fox News’ Martha McCallum Monday …Read the Rest

Avenatti: New Kavanaugh accuser coming forward

Michael Avenatti said Monday night that he has new information regarding allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Source: CNN

US diplomat found dead in Madagascar

A suspect is in custody after an unnamed officer was found dead in their residence, the US says. Source: BBC