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‘Courageous’ 92-year-old escaped from people she says controlled her life with forged mandate

Veronika Piela keeps a lot of photos in her room at a seniors’ residence in Montreal’s Rosemont.<p>They hang between religious paintings and lean on …

Crime

Meet the First-Time Voters Who Are Changing the Presidential Election

Sarah Welter, 22, Bernie Sanders We work for the 1%. We provide for their wealth. I have two jobs. I had to drop out of<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Benjamin …

Police Arrest Five Associates Following California Jail Escape

Authorities have arrested five people believed to have links to three dangerous inmates who escaped from a Southern California jail last week, it was announced Wednesday as a manhunt continued with no sighting of the fugitives.<p>The arrests come as more than 250 law enforcement personnel are …

Researchers determined 4 reasons why you can't quit Facebook

Many of us have tried, yet come crawling back days later to get our daily fix of racist commentary from balding ex-high school classmates.<p>Now, a new paper from Cornell Information Science, published in Social Media + Society, helps explain why we're so attached to the social media empire, and what …

Social Media

Amazon now offering unlimited cloud storage for $5 for one year

Now may be a really good time to try out Amazon Cloud Drive.<p>The company is offering a promotion for Black Friday that will give you a year of …

Leslie Roberts resigns from Global News

Global News anchor Leslie Roberts has resigned from the network he called home for 15 years following an investigation into his undisclosed ties to a public-relations firm.<p>Last week, Global suspended Mr. Roberts after it was revealed that he is a part owner of BuzzPR, a company whose clients he …