Category: National

Man killed in Willard garage was ‘bludgeoned and bound,’ warrant says

Image License Photo: Pixabay Photo: Pearson Scott Foresman 21 NOV 17 19:46 ET By Pat Reavy Click here for updates on this story Willard, Utah (KSL) — An Ohio man who was found dead in a Willard resident’s garage had been tied up and beaten, according to a newly unsealed search warrant. Cody D. Henderson, 27, was found Nov. 1 inside a garage, 435 S. Main, in Willard. The cause of death was determined to be blunt force trauma, according to investigators. The investigation began when Willard Police Chief Jean Loveland received a call from a person who had...

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Eighth child death from fallen IKEA dresser prompts recall reminder

Image License Photo: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission / IKEA 21 NOV 17 18:31 ET By Debra Goldschmidt, CNN (CNN) — Amid reports of another child death, IKEA is reminding customers who purchased some of its dressers that they need to be fastened to the wall or they may tip and fall. The reminder is part of the company’s reannouncement of a 2016 recall of many of its dressers and chests following reports of injuries and deaths of children. There have been 186 reports of Malm dressers tipping; 91 of them resulted in injuries. In addition, there have been...

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DOJ’s AT&T suit could freeze media deals

21 NOV 17 20:19 ET Dylan Byers (CNN Money) — At a time of rapid change and consolidation in the media industry, the Justice Department’s lawsuit over the AT&T-Time Warner combination is likely to put a pause on media deals and raise questions about this DOJ’s antitrust standards. “This pauses everything,” Rich Greenfield, a media and technology analyst, told CNN. “Nobody knows the rules of the road.” The DOJ filed suit Monday to block AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner on the grounds that AT&T’s control of both distribution (DirecTV) and content (channels like CNN, TNT and HBO) would create competitive harm...

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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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