Author: Fox News South Texas

Uber was hacked in 2016, and data on 57 million people was exposed

Image License Cropped Photo: Elliott Brown / CC BY-SA 2.0 License Link 21 NOV 17 18:27 ET Selena Larson (CNN Money) — Hackers accessed millions of Uber users’ personal information last year, and the company did not report it until Tuesday. In late 2016, two people outside the company accessed the personal information of 57 million Uber users including names, email addresses and phone numbers, the company said. Hackers also accessed driver’s license numbers of around 600,000 drivers in the United States. The 600,000 was included in the total number of affected users. The company did not alert victims...

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CBS News and PBS fire Charlie Rose

Image License Cutout Photo: Peabody Awards / CC BY 2.0 License Link 21 NOV 17 14:15 ET Brian Stelter and Tom Kludt (CNN Money) — CBS News and PBS both said Tuesday that Charlie Rose’s contracts with them had been terminated. An internal memo at CBS, which announced its move first, said the decision “followed the revelation yesterday of extremely disturbing and intolerable behavior.” CBS suspended Rose shortly after The Washington Post published a 5,000-word story on Monday about alleged harassment, based on interviews with eight women who described “unwanted sexual advances.” Rose said in a statement that he...

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Father of Chayse Olivarez is shot in front of his home in Rio Grande City

The father of Chayse Olivarez, the teen who disappeared and whose body was found in August, was shot several times in front of his home on Friday night in Rio Grande City. Casimiro Olivarez is currently hospitalized, however, his condition is unknown. The Rio Grande City Police Department, the Starr County Sheriff’s Office, and the Texas Rangers are investigating this case. If you have information that could help officers, call the Rio Grande City Police Department at (956)...

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One person is dead and another hospitalized after an early morning accident in Edinburg

A fatal accident in Edinburg leaves one dead and another in the hospital. The driver is waiting to receive formal charges. According to officials, the crash happened early Saturday morning, when a man traveling on highway 281 lost control of his truck and rolled over. A man and woman, who were passengers, were ejected. The male died at the scene of the accident. He’s been identified as 23 year old, John Michael Salazar, a resident of Edcouch. The woman continues hospitalized with serious injuries. The driver is in custody pending charges of intoxication manslaughter and intoxication...

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