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Yahoo discloses new data breach affecting 1 billion accounts

In a statement released by the company, a spokesman for Yahoo said they were working with law enforcement officials to track the origin of the hack, but could not determine who was responsible. They're encouraging all users to change their passwords to help secure their accounts. The new hack revelation raises fresh questions about Verizon's $4.8 billion proposed acquisition of Yahoo, and whether the big mobile carrier will seek to modify or abandon its bid.



Rescued hikers back home after 2 nights on mountain

Family members called DEC at 5:42 p.m. on Sunday to report they had not received any communication from the pair since around noon. The two had been missing since Sunday. A DEC official said there's no immediate word on the couple's condition. Popolizio released a statement through the hospital expressing her thanks to the rescuers who found them.


WHOA NELLY! Coldest in 11 months and getting even colder tomorrow morning!

WHOA NELLY! Coldest in 11 months and getting even colder tomorrow morning!

Actual lows will be near -20° on Sunday morning! The high will reach about 27 degrees during the day on Friday , but snow is expected to fall later that night. We only rebound into the teens for highs Friday afternoon. There will be a 70 percent chance of snow showers around midnight. Patchy freezing fog is also predicted for the morning, adding to potentially hard driving conditions.



The Most Frequent Target of Hate Crimes Is Not Who You Think

Her speech at an interfaith gathering in the waning weeks of the Obama administration was meant to reaffirm the Justice Department's commitment to safeguarding civil rights and protecting racial and religious minorities. And Lynch sued the state of North Carolina this year over a bathroom bill the Obama administration said discriminated against transgender individuals.


Trump postpones news conference, announces sons will take over businesses

Trump postpones news conference, announces sons will take over businesses

Mr. Trump's spokesperson said the announcement would now come in January. Trump's latest tweets did not mention what role his daughter Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner might play in either his administration or his businesses. "I think Donald Trump has selected somebody who knows the world and can advise him on the world". "Everything is negotiable", Trump said. The remarks sent Trump allies, such as incoming White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus Tuesday, insisting that the ...