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Two Reported Dead In San Bernardino Elementary School Shooting

A shooting at a San Bernardino area elementary school has left two dead and multiple injured, <b>Reuters</b> reports.<p>The incident, believed to be a …

Whatsapp and Facebook data sharing: Privacy group threatens legal action over invasive new terms

WhatsApp has been criticised by campaigners after it backtracked on a pledge to not change its privacy policy when it was bought by Facebook in …

Privacy

The internet can harm your productivity by making you sad – here's what to do

Following a few simple tips should protect you from the subtly depressing influence of social media, keeping you both happy and productive<p>In September, the first positivity officers of the United Arab Emirates’s Ministry for Happiness will begin their training in happiness science, a program …

El Niño is over but its impact on children is set to worsen as disease, malnutrition continue to spread - ENGLISH NEWS - Yaşam için Gıda

The 2015-2016 El Niño has ended but its devastating impact on children is worsening, as hunger, malnutrition and disease continue to increase …

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The Stigma of Being Black and Mentally Ill

How racism is preventing me from getting the help I need.<p>I'm a 29-year-old well-educated African-American woman stuck in a depressive spiral. The challenges of paying for care–while anticipating racism and stigma– make finding someone to help me manage my mental health issues daunting at best, and …

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New Study Confirms: Money Buys Happiness

Some say happiness comes from family, travelling, and taking time to appreciate the little things. Of course those things are fulfilling — but let’s …

Schoolgirls in New Zealand told to lengthen skirts to 'stop distracting male staff and pupils'

Comments by deputy principal have been criticised by students and academics<p>Teenage girls at a New Zealand high school have reportedly been told to lower their skirts to knee level so as not to “distract” male students and teachers.<p>Around 40 students in year 11 at Henderson high school in Auckland …

Rural women to act as special police officers to fight gender crimes | india

The government has decided to recruit women as special police officers (SPOs) to help check gender crimes in villages across the country by acting as …

BREACH Revived to Steal Private Messages from Gmail, Facebook

The BREACH attack hasn’t been top of mind since the summer of 2013, but two researchers have found new ways to exploit and persistently attack …

Following Apple’s lead with iMessage, WhatsApp rolls out end-to-end encryption for all communication

Although the battle over encryption between the FBI and Apple has currently subsided, the issue of privacy and security in technology continues. Today, WhatsApp is announcing that all messages, photos, phone calls and videos sent over its messaging app will be encrypted end-to-end. This means that …

Apple

Exclusive: White House declines to support encryption legislation - sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House is declining to offer public support for draft legislation that would empower judges to require technology companies such as Apple Inc to help law enforcement crack encrypted data, sources familiar with the discussions said.<p>A worker checks an iPhone in a …

Wellness Programs Raise Privacy Concerns

How to better protect your Facebook account from hackers

Enable Login Approvals to defend your Facebook account from hackers.<p>Author:<p>Published<p>in Facebook, Privacy 4<p>Are you still relying on just passwords to …

FBI Begins Telling Congress How It Hacked iPhone

How ex­actly the FBI was able to un­lock the iPhone used by one of the San Bern­ardino shoot­ers re­mains a mys­tery to the pub­lic, but …

Surveillance

WhatsApp’s encryption could make it a target of the Chinese government

WhatsApp’s announcement April 5 that it will implement end-to-end encryption poses a major challenge for governments struggling to balance individual privacy with national security. The feature effectively makes one of the world’s largest chat apps a safe haven for anyone looking to hide …

Privacy

Here's Why WhatsApp's Encryption Is Such a Big Deal

The news that Facebook’s WhatsApp now supports encryption across all its apps is nothing short of seismic.<p>There have always been those who were keen …

These ads were banned in the UK for appearing to 'sexualize' a child

The ads had appeared on bus shelters in the UK in November 2015. One presented a female model on the arm of a sofa, wearing a black jumpsuit and high heels, while the other featured the same model sitting on a chair, wearing a tartan skirt (see both below.) Both ads had the brand name placed next …

How Social Media Can Help Stamp Out Ageism

News travels fast on social media, no doubt. It's where we pick up headlines on local traffic and weather reports, events, crowdfunding, and everything in between. If you want to stay in the know, head over to Twitter and Facebook.<p>Remember the killing of Cecil the Lion in Zimbabwe this July by an …

Being a gay Christian isn’t a contradiction. So why do my OkCupid matches flee when I mention church?

By Garrett Schlichte<p><i>So if I accept Jesus Christ as my Lord and Savior, does that mean I get to take you out for a drink?</i> <i>;)</i><p>Since reactivating my OkCupid profile two months ago, I’ve received dozens of messages mentioning my religion.<p>My identity as a Christian is important to me, so I let potential …

College student 3D prints his own braces

Amos Dudley wears his skills in his smile.<p>The digital design major has been straightening his top teeth for the past 16 weeks using clear braces he made himself.<p>"I'm still wearing the last one," Dudley told CNNMoney on Tuesday.<p>"The last one" refers to the twelfth and final straightening tray in his …

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Why attending an Indian wedding can be dangerous

<b>Wedding celebrations are supposed to be happy events but in northern India, a shocking number end tragically, thanks to a surprisingly tenacious tradition of celebratory gunfire.</b><p>Take the wedding party in a small village called Raipur Bhood in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh last weekend.<p>The …

Scientists Grow Full-Sized, Beating Human Hearts From Stem Cells

It’s the closest we've come to growing transplantable hearts in the lab<p>Of the 4,000 Americans waiting for heart transplants, only 2,500 will receive new hearts in the next year. Even for those lucky enough to get a transplant, the biggest risk is the their bodies will reject the new heart and …

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World's 10 happiest countries in 2016 | CNN Travel

Spain rape victim asked by judge if she tried 'closing her legs'

Women's rights organisation lodges complaint against a female judge over her 'humiliating' questioning of rape victim<p>A women’s rights organisation in Spain has lodged a complaint against a female judge who “humiliated” an alleged rape victim by asking whether she had tried closing her legs.<p>The …

Pro-gun activist shot by her own son after boasting of firearm training on social media

Four-year-old toddler accidentally shoots mother a day after she boasted that he was being "jacked up" for target practice with firearm<p>An outspoken pro-gun activist was accidentally shot in the back by her four-year-old son a day after boasting on social media that the toddler was learning how to …

Ageing gang jailed for England's biggest burglary

LONDON (Reuters) - A gang of ageing criminals, who carried out an audacious multi-million pound raid on a safe-deposit business in London’s jewellery district last year, were jailed on Wednesday for their role in the largest-ever burglary in English legal history.<p>The undated arrest booking pictures …