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Verizon Says No Loss or Theft of Customer Data in Recent Security Breach

Verizon Says No Loss or Theft of Customer Data in Recent Security Breach

Verizon says there has been no loss or theft of customer information due to the recent security breach. Verizon says the breach was caused when a vendor working for Verizon was accessing an internal cloud storage and incorrectly set the storage to allow external access. While six million customer accounts were affected, the information in […]

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One of Biggest Ever Recorded Ice Bergs Breaks Free from Antarctica

One of the biggest ever recorded icebergs – an ice shelf weighing over one trillion tons, recently broke away, or calved, in Antarctica. The calving occurred sometime between Monday and Wednesday according to Project MIDAS – a UK-based Antarctic research project. The 2200 square mile section has a volume that is twice that of Lake […]


National & World News for 7-7-17

Remington Hernandez takes a look across America and around the world.

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Maine Preschool Teacher Prevents Accident on Bus Packed With Kids

A teacher saved several children after the driver of the bus they were on suffered a medical emergency. On Wednesday, the Dispatch Center in Scarborough, Maine received a 911 call reporting a medical emergency on a bus carrying 25 4 to 5-year-olds. Dispatch learned that the bus driver was possibly having a seizure and lost […]


Qualcomm Files Complaint Over Apple’s iPhone Imports and Sales

Qualcomm announced that it is filing a complaint claiming that Apple has engaged in the unlawful importation and sale of iPhones. The complaint alleged the sales infringe on one or more of six Qualcomm patents covering key technologies that enable important features and functions in iPhones. This complaint is part of an ongoing legal battle […]


Endo Pharmaceuticals Pulls Opioid From Market After FDA Request

Endo Pharmaceuticals has removed an opiate from the market after requests by the FDA. Friday, the FDA asked that Opana ER be taken off the market after what they call careful consideration. The agency says the request was based on its concern that the benefits of the drug may no longer outweigh its risks. This […]