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Desperate for electricity, Puerto Rico children's hospital goes solar
3060
Affidavit: Colorado Springs pastor impregnated 14-year-old girl, she had his child
34535
Egypt mosque attack leaves at least 85 dead, 80 wounded
1684
Forty human traffickers arrested, 500 people rescued in West Africa
1405
Jeff Bezos’s Net Worth Just Broke $100 Billion
3803
Fires deliberately set inside Texas Walmart
911
AT&T and Comcast lawsuit has nullified a city's broadband competition law
1355
Amazon workers in Germany, Italy stage Black Friday strike
449
Drilling Reawakens Sleeping Faults in Texas, Leads to Earthquakes
346
Ga. Official Charged DUI After Crashing Corvette with 14 Bottles of Moonshine
1713
Woman arrested for leaving 3-year-old locked in car while shopping
271
British optician kidnapped in Nigeria was killed after trying to cheer fellow hostages by playing 'Amazing Grace'
524
Florida Man tries to break into car filled with cops
1420
Firms ditch YouTube ads over predatory comments on videos of children
181
Mysterious Booms Are Being Recorded Across the Country
905
Church of Sweden to stop referring to God as 'he' or 'Lord'
674
Cops: Naked man drives into tree while having sex; baby in backseat
188
EPA Awards Nearly $4.4 Million to Restore Lake Champlain and Protect Against Harmful Algal Blooms | US EPA
38867
Ohio judge orders drug dealer to pay for funeral of teen who overdosed
1086
Five Ukraine troops die in heavy fighting
462
Dallas officer arrested for stealing $830 in groceries
344
Police alert at Oxford Circus Tube
56
Youth pastor arrested for allegedly murdering his family on Thanksgiving
326
Hundreds of homeless pets celebrate a ‘furry friends-giving’
183
Macy's reportedly experiencing credit card problems
109
Flat-earth rocket enthusiast reschedules launch
179
Pakistan releases militant with $10M bounty, outraging U.S., India
43
Man Shot and Killed His Wife, Daughter and Her Boyfriend Thanksgiving Night, Police Say
193
Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader 'new Hitler': NYT
849
Oscar Pistorius jail term for killing Reeva Steenkamp more than doubled
26
Man treated for cyanide poisoning from apricot kernels says, 'Selling them like nuts is nuts'
117
Attorney general orders review of gun background check records
17
Black Friday scam leaves woman with box of potatoes.
59
Tiger shot in Paris after roaming streets
16
DFW man shoots and kills Texas DPS officer during a routine traffic stop, flees and is captured hours later in Waller County
710
North Korea sacks soldiers, South Korea awards medals after defector's border dash
72
Kentucky city considering deer contraceptive program to control population
106
2017 Black Friday fights: 1 shot in Missouri, brawl shuts down Alabama mall, more
69
Father and son confess to killing Mississippi man, dumping body in New Orleans: authorities
53672
'We're not lazy, we're old': 71-year-old worker at Costco wins right to sit on the job - Montreal
371 98cwitr Those fucking snakes. I hope the suit goes from $70 billion to 700.
132 spacednlost Also interesting that I just went to Experian, because people are saying put a Credit freeze on your stuff, and Experian says they want $11.00 to do this. Screw you Experian. I'll see you all in court.
34 HighOnGoofballs That million a year would have been a good start towards actually securing the data.
49 theendisneah "Equifax Lobbied for Easier Regulation Before Announcing Data Breach" -FIFY
79 Eligrey Would love to see them go bankrupt and most of their executive staff, especially their security officer put in jail. Oh yea, this is America, they'll all walk and get a huge bonus!
18 Frackenbrau So I heard on the radio that due to the data breach, I now have to Pay Equifax $5 if I want them to protect me from identity theft? What the what? shouldn't they do that for free?
15 A530 From the article: > The executives said the company waited more than a month to announce the breach in part because of the need to set up a website for affected consumers and decide on services for them, according to a person familiar with the matter. I guess it takes a month to register a domain that looks like it was created for phishing and to throw up a vulnerable WordPress site to host the domain. The fucking CISO/CSO should be thrown out on her head for letting this happen and for the pathetic response.
10 Throwaway6547832 [removed]
50 TheDemonHauntedWorld It still amazes me how easy identity theft is in to US... all because people refuse a National ID because "freedom", so the SSN is used as a ID even though it's not supposed to. Seriously... It's easiest issue to fix. 1 - Just get an National ID... with all those high tech security measures like a photo. 2 - That's it. Whenever you need to identify someone, use the National ID... that was made for that purpose... And it's easy to check to see if the person in the ID is the person you're talking to about opening that bank account. You guys already use the SSN as a national ID anyway... why not make one specific for that purpose that would be more safe?
5 TheMarketLiberal93 This wouldn't be a problem if social security numbers didnt exist.
6 sw04ca Is this really surprising? Business is always lobbying for eases on regulation to boost their short-term gains, even if the results of looser regulation would be catastrophic. That's what government and regulation are for, to look past the quarterly results that is the end-all, be-all of private enterprise these days.
12 cablenewsracist Regulation is very useful.
6 mynameis_neo Corruption! Corruption everywhere!
4 [deleted] I'm sure the free market will work it out. Where are muh libertarians at?
4 VonHermanhauser "The financialization of our economy—more aptly called financial strip-mining—is the most powerful driver of runaway inequality. This is the direct result of the failed neo-liberal policies that erroneously claim that cutting regulations always makes the economy run better. It's bullshit. In the case of finance the picture is crystal fucking clear. When we had our foot on the neck of Wall Street (from the New Deal era to the late 1970s) the economy became more egalitarian with real wage increases for working people of all kinds. But after deregulation of Wall Street activities—egalization of stock buybacks, end of Glass Steagall, prohibition of regulating derivatives, etc—U.S. inequality soared. As one recent study puts it: "We observe a complete collapse of the bottom 50% income share in the US between 1978 and 2017, from 20% to 10% of total income, while the top 1% income share rose from 10% to 21%" https://m.notey.com/blogs/inequality?page=4