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China might be building vast database of federal worker info, experts say

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The massive hack that may have stolen the personal information of four million federal employees appears designed to build a vast database in what could be preparation for future attacks by China against the U.S., cybersecurity experts advising the government told CNN Friday …

Woman who accused Jameis Winston of rape sues football star

<b>(CNN) —</b> Erica Kinsman, a former Florida State University student who has accused star football player Jameis Winston of rape, has filed a lawsuit against the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback, her lawyer said Thursday.<p>Kinsman has said Winston raped her in December 2012. A prosecutor decided …

Snapchat paid ex-iOS chief 0.11pc to be an advisor, leaked Sony email reveals

Scott Forstall, formerly senior vice president of iOS at Apple, was awarded a 0.11pc stake in Snapchat last year, leaked emails reveal<p>Snapchat gave former Apple executive Scott Forstall 0.11 percent of its stock for becoming an advisor in 2014 – a stake that could now be worth $16.5 million – a …

General Electric whiffs on revenue

General Electric reported earnings that beat on the bottom line but whiffed on the top line.<p>Earnings per share came in at 31 cents excluding items, just beating the estimate by one cent.<p>Revenues fell 12% to $29.4 billion and excluding the impact from the GE Capital spinoff, revenues fell 3% to …

General Electric

Ex-math teacher Michael Greller goes from Augusta spectator to caddie for Masters champ Spieth

Michael Greller thought his Masters' experience peaked in 2012 when he won Augusta National's ticket lottery and he leaned over the ropes to get his picture snapped with Phil Mickelson and his caddie.<p>It's time the former sixth-grade math teacher resets his expectations.<p>Greller now is the caddie for …

Hillary Clinton Enters With an Edge, and a Long, Long Way to Fall

Hillary Clinton has 576 days.<p>In a Sunday afternoon email to former staffers, campaign chairman John Podesta confirmed that Clinton is running for …

Government

Black man killed by white Oklahoma deputy in Taser error

A white reserve deputy accidentally shot an unarmed black man with a gun instead of a Taser, and Oklahoma law enforcement officials berated the man as he lay dying on the ground, according to body-camera footage released over the weekend.<p>“Oh, God. Oh, he shot me; I didn’t do s—!” the suspect, Eric …

Law Enforcement

'Saint Seiya: Soldier's Soul' Set To Unleash Its Bling This Fall

The upcoming Saint Seiya: Soldier’s Soul game will be getting a global release this Fall, featuring some very comprehensive Western localization.<p>So much so that the game will ship with Japanese, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese audio tracks. Not to mention English, Spanish, French and Brazilian …

Japan condemns new video claiming execution, demanding prisoner exchange

Japan's prime minister said Sunday he was "speechless" after an online video purportedly showed that one of two Japanese hostages of the extremist Islamic State group had been killed, and he demanded the release of the other.<p>Shinzo Abe told Japanese broadcaster NHK that the video was likely …

As Box Stock Soars 70% At IPO, CEO Aaron Levie Is Already Looking Ahead

Box CEO Aaron Levie is craving a slice of pizza.<p>After ringing the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange with his cofounders and making the rounds to discuss his company’s first day of trading, Levie’s earned an IPO snack, but won’t have time to get it. For today, he’s the toast of Wall St., …

TGI Fridays' mistletoe delivery drone draws blood

If you think a crowded restaurant is one of the worst places to fly a drone in, photographer Georgine Benvenuto will most likely agree with you. After all, the mistletoe drone TGI Fridays unleashed in its Sheepshead Bay, New York location didn't lead to a kiss -- instead, it took a small chunk off …

Hacker message demands Sony not show 'The Interview'

An online message claiming to be from the group that hacked<p>Sony Pictures Entertainment's computer systems demanded that the studio stop showing "the movie of terrorism," a reference to theSeth Rogen-James Francocomedy "The Interview."<p>"Stop immediately showing the movie of terrorism which can break …

Meet the woman who could be awarded FIFA's Goal of the Year

For the first time ever, a woman has been named to FIFA’s shortlist for the Puskás Award for scoring the best goal of the year.<p>Stephanie Roche plays soccer for the French professional team ASPTT Albi, and she's also a member of Ireland's women's national soccer squad.<p>And she’s one of three players …

10 Year Old Girl Goes To Smash Bros Wii U Event And Beats A Number Of Top West Coast Players

Karissa, a 10-year-old girl, recently attended a Super Smash Bros Wii U event at GameStop. What’s surprising is she was dominating a number of top …

Updated GTA: San Andreas on Steam nullifies old save files

Music licensing issues appear to have struck the <i>Grand Theft Auto</i> series, requiring a change to the edition offered on Steam. This time, the update appears to have wiped out save files from the previous version of the game, reports RockstarNexus.com.<p><i>Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas</i> is being replaced on …

Target is Offering B2G1 Free Game Across All Platforms Until November 15th

Target’s pre-Black Friday deal is officially underway and it’s a nice one. Starting November 9th (today) until November 15th, the retail giant is the …

Night Time Eiffel Tower Photos Are a Copyright Violation

Most people know that they are not allowed to share copies of their favorite band or film without permission. However, in some areas even your own …

France

NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Whispers from Around the League

You have probably made a number of trades already in your fantasy basketball league or in <i>NBA 2K15</i>, but there usually aren’t any big-time moves in the opening week or two of an actual NBA season.<p>That is certainly the case for the 2014-15 campaign, but there are still plenty of rumors circulating …

Barry Sanders Reveals Which NFL Running Back He'd Choose to Start a Team with

The word of Barry Sanders carries a lot of weight when it comes to the discussion of running back talent. After winning the Heisman Trophy at Oklahoma State in 1988, Sanders went on to make the NFL Pro Bowl 10 times and was named first-team All-Pro six times.<p>Yahoo Sports proposed a fun hypothetical …

Mike Vrabel's SB rings stolen

Houston Texans linebackers coach Mike Vrabel tweeted Saturday that his three Super Bowl rings won while a member of the New England Patriots were …

Beyond the Third Date Rule: How to Pace Sex for Relationship Success

Shares 342<p><i>Lust at first meeting, love at first sight, but what leads to happy ever after? Blair Glaser has a suggestion.</i><p>—<p>I met Alice, Gary and their …

Relationships

Big Bang attract the 2nd most concertgoers in Japan, #1 among K-Pop artists

BTS have dropped their music video for "Fake Love"! "Fake Love" is the title track of BTS' new album 'Love Yourself: Tear', and it has the unmistakab…<p>…

Kendrick Lamar Opens Up About Depression, Hints That His Album May Still Arrive In 2014

Kendrick Lamar’s busy press run continued down in Houston earlier this week, where he chopped it up with Devi Dev. The TDE rapper expanded on his new …

The dark side of ‘perfect’ K-pop world

This is the picture-perfect world of K-pop.<p>But beneath this super-cute genre’s shimmering surface lies an ugly reality.<p>The K-pop industry grossed …