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Emergency warnings might someday interrupt your Netflix binges

The logo of American entertainment company Netflix is pictured at an event in Netflix.  (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File) People might find their Netflix binges interrupted by emergency alerts under a bipartisan bill announced in the Senate Wednesday. The READI Act—Reliable Emergency Alert Distribution Improvement—was introduced by Sen. John Thune of South Dakota and Sen. Brian Schatz of Hawaii, Gizmodo reports. ...

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CNN president Jeff Zucker will miss six weeks for heart surgery

CNN boss Jeff Zucker will undergo surgery to correct a heart condition that will leave him out of work for nearly two months. CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker will be out of work on a six-week medical leave to address a decade-old heart condition, he told staffers on Thursday. “Jeff Zucker just ended the CNN morning meeting with news of ...

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Louisiana man arrested after dialing 911 to see if he had active warrants, police say

Christian Palacios was arrested for allegedly misuing the 911 system.  (Thibodaux Police Department) Ask and you shall receive. A Louisiana man was arrested Monday after he dialed 911 to see if there were any active warrants out for his arrest, police said. Christian Palacios, 24, made the call to Thibodaux police shortly after 10 p.m., according to WGNO-TV. Responding officers reportedly ...

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LabCorp finds 'suspicious activity' on its IT network

Illustration picture – A hooded man holds a laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him in this illustration picture taken on May 13, 2017. (REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration) Laboratory testing giant LabCorp detected “suspicious activity” on its IT network over the weekend, the company announced Monday. “LabCorp immediately took certain systems offline as part of its comprehensive response to contain ...

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Greek billionaire's 34-year-old son found dead in Cleveland hotel room, officials say

Socrates K. Kokkalis, 34, was found dead in a hotel room in Cleveland on Saturday, July 14, 2018.  (Intralot) Drugs believed to be cocaine mixed with the powerful painkiller fentanyl were reportedly discovered in a baggie inside the Cleveland hotel room where a Greek billionaire’s son was found dead Saturday. The body of Socrates S. Kokkalis, 34, was discovered at ...

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Elon Musk calls diver who helped save Thailand boys a 'pedo' for slamming his rescue idea

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in June.  (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File) Tech billionaire Elon Musk sent a viral shockwave Sunday in a tweet apparently accusing a British diver who helped rescue the 12 boys from a Thailand cave of being a pedophile. Musk later reportedly doubled down on the unfounded claim, telling another Twitter user he’d bet money it was “true.” The ...

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Massachusetts police officer in critical condition after being shot, reports say

A Weymouth police officer was shot Sunday morning, reports said.  (Boston25 News) A Massachusetts police officer is in critical condition Sunday morning after he was shot, reports said.  The on-duty Weymouth officer was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being struck near Torrey Street and Burton Terrace in a town 17 miles south of Boston, Boston25 reported. The ...

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