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World Media The median pay at Facebook is more than $240000 a year
Author: 0 The median pay at Facebook is more than $240000 a year

The Indian government had questioned the social media giant and UK-based data miner Cambridge Analytica , following the breach, which Facebook admitted, had "potentially affected" almost 5.62 lakh people in India . A spokesman did not comment on the coin offer but did say the firm was looking at using blockchain - the technology underlying digital currencies - to help people secure their online data .

World Media The Inventor Of Bump Stocks Will Soon Stop Taking Orders
Author: 0 The Inventor Of Bump Stocks Will Soon Stop Taking Orders

The maker of bump stocks, the accessory used to make semi-automatic weapons act as automatic weapons, is closing. Slide Fire would occasionally run out of inventory and suspend sales, and then eventually start selling them again. "We will BAN all devices that turn legal weapons into illegal machine guns ", Trump tweeted . "These devices convert an otherwise semiautomatic firearm into a machine gun", the notice states.

World Media TNReady online testing attacked this morning
Author: 0 TNReady online testing attacked this morning

Shelby County Schools superintendent Dorsey Hopson said Tuesday that he'd lost faith in the state system and had concerns about the reliability of the tests moving forward. Tennessee hired the company Questar on a $30 million-a-year contract to run the testing program. Problems arose with the platform on Monday when some students weren't able to access the test or submit their work among other problems.

World Media Sergio Aguero has knee surgery with World Cup looming
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero has knee surgery with World Cup looming

Aguero has been troubled by the injury for the past five weeks, with the Argentine worldwide either limited to a substitute's role or left out altogether - as he was for Manchester City's win at Tottenham last weekend. The Manchester City and Argentina striker has had surgery on a knee problem that has restricted him to just three substitute appearances since early March.

World Media In his constituency Amethi, Rahul Gandhi stopped from inaugurating road
Author: 0 In his constituency Amethi, Rahul Gandhi stopped from inaugurating road

The Congress denied the charge, saying it always believed that terror has no religion, and insinuated that the Narendra Modi government was encouraging the National Investigation Agency "to be lenient" with (Hindu) accused. He accused the BJP of "stooping" low when it questioned Rahul Gandhi for granting a party ticket to a lawyer who represented absconding diamond trader Mehul Choksi.

World Media Trump blasts TPP once again ahead of trade talks with Japan's Abe
Author: 0 Trump blasts TPP once again ahead of trade talks with Japan's Abe

But Trump says if he's offered "a deal we can't refuse", he would be willing to re-enter the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Kudlow said any sort of deal "has to be in USA interest for us to take another look and actually go into it", adding that at present, Trump is not interested in rejoining the deal as it stands.

World Media Target stores offering drive-up service in Florida, Texas
Author: 0 Target stores offering drive-up service in Florida, Texas

Target has been testing the delivery service for in-store shoppers in New York City since a year ago. The delivery, made during a two-hour window, carries a flat fee of $7. "The Drive-Up expansion is another great way we're leveraging stores, supply chain and digital technologies to better serve guests, and making Target the easiest place to shop", the company said.

World Media Kathua rape-and-murder: Police action injures 20 students in Anantnag
Author: 0 Kathua rape-and-murder: Police action injures 20 students in Anantnag

Violence grips Pulwama, Awantipora, Baramulla; traders rally in Srinagar Unrest gripped several areas of the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday as policemen clashed with students protesting against the Kathua gang rape and murder. A senior doctor at Anantnag district hospital said that five injured students were received at the hospital and one of them has been shifted to Srinagar for specialised treatment.

World Media New York City Launches David Bowie Subway Cards
Author: 0 New York City Launches David Bowie Subway Cards

These MetroCards, which each display one of five Bowie personas including Ziggy Stardust, Aladdin Sane, and Thin White Duke, will be great mementos for those lucky enough to snag them. According to the museum , the exhibit includes photos and videos of the star as well as old costumes, album art and "handwritten lyric sheets from famous songs".

World Media Minor raped, killed in Etah; opposition slams Yogi govt
Author: 0 Minor raped, killed in Etah; opposition slams Yogi govt

The latest incident of assault of a minor comes amid public outrage over the rape of minor girls in Unnao and Kathua. The girl went missing during garland exchange ceremony, while parents kept on searching for her whereabouts. He said the National Security Act will be slapped on the accused. Meanwhile, angry family members of the girl blocked the Etah-Farrukhabad road demanding Rs 10 lakh as compensation from the government.

World Media Sadness at passing of country legend Big Tom
Author: 0 Sadness at passing of country legend Big Tom

They said he would "be sadly missed by all who knew him". His death follows the passing of his wife of more than 50 years, Rose, earlier this year. "On behalf of the priests and people of the Diocese of Clogher, I pray that God will grant Big Tom eternal rest and I extend to his family our prayers and honest sympathy at this time".

Author: 0 Palestinians staged anti-Zionist March in France

Israel alleges Hamas is seeking to use the protests as cover to carry out violence and said the tunnel destroyed could have been used for that goal, saying it comes from near an area where demonstrators have gathered. He added that the demonstrations had "exposed to the world Israeli crimes". On April 9, seven demonstrators were arrested for asking New York Senator Chuck Schumer to release a statement condemning Israel's use of live fire during the Gaza protests and blocking the doors ...

World Media Trump tax cuts boosting wages and hiring, Miami small business owner says
Author: 0 Trump tax cuts boosting wages and hiring, Miami small business owner says

Far from buoying small businesses, the new tax law Republicans passed late in 2017 is proving to be more problematic than positive for Main Street. The tax reform package, championed by President Donald Trump , slashed personal income tax rates across the board, doubled the standard deduction, and cut the corporate tax rate to 21 percent.

World Media Armenian protesters pile pressure on new premier
Author: 0 Armenian protesters pile pressure on new premier

It also said they should maintain a high level of vigilance and take appropriate steps to enhance their personal security. Pashinian has declared what he calls a "velvet revolution", and called for spreading protests across Armenia. Demonstrators in the capital proceeded to cordon off the interior ministry and the prosecutor's office, though police prevented them from entering the parliament where legislators confirmed Mr Sargsyan as prime minister.

World Media Yemen's Houthis claim downing of USA drone in Red Sea port city
Author: 0 Yemen's Houthis claim downing of USA drone in Red Sea port city

The missile was sacked in the direction of the southern Saudi city of Najran and was aimed at civilians, Maliki said, repeating accusations that Iran has been supplying the Houthis with the missiles. The Houthis have fired dozens of missiles into Saudi Arabia since a year ago, all of which were intercepted. Concerned by the rise of the Houthi rebels, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states launched a military intervention in 2015 in the form primarily of a massive air campaign aimed at ...

World Media Shark activity too risky, as Margaret River Pro is called off
Author: 0 Shark activity too risky, as Margaret River Pro is called off

Western Australia has always been known for its higher-than-normal shark population, and CT surfers know it is part of the risk at the Margaret River Pro stop each year. Today World Surf League CEO Sophie Goldschmidt took to Twitter to say that the decision to cancel the event was hard, but surfer and staff safety was the priority.

World Media Despite Puerto Rico blackout, MLB game will go on, mayor says
Author: 0 Despite Puerto Rico blackout, MLB game will go on, mayor says

It's the largest blackout in USA history and the second largest in the world - after the outage caused when Typhoon Haiyan tore through the Philippines in 2013, killing more than 6,000 people. "It's like the first day of Maria all over again". The local utility said it detected a failure on a prominent distribution line that connects a major generating station in the south of the island to substations in the north, where most of the population lives.

World Media Calmer Weather Should Help Fight Against Southern Colorado Wildfires
Author: 0 Calmer Weather Should Help Fight Against Southern Colorado Wildfires

Relative humidity in low single digits, high temperatures and sustained winds between 25 to 35 miles per hour were expected, with gusts up to 50 miles per hour. Notices warning residents of several subdivisions in the area to be ready to evacuate their homes at a moment's notice have been lifted and an evacuation center in Grants closed.

World Media Ariana Grande teases new song ahead of Manchester attack anniversary
Author: 0 Ariana Grande teases new song ahead of Manchester attack anniversary

For the past few weeks, Ariana has been at the centre of speculation that she's getting ready to drop a new album, her first since the terrorist attack that killed 22 people at her Manchester Arena concert in May 2017. News reports . A number of her family members, including her brother and mom also posted selfies in sweatshirts with the upside down " no tears left to cry " phrase.

World Media Douma chemical attack puts OPCW back in spotlight
Author: 0 Douma chemical attack puts OPCW back in spotlight

Syria's UN Ambassador Bashar Jaafari told the Security Council on Tuesday that the OPCW experts would begin their investigation once they received the all-clear from the UN security team. and that there is no plausible scenario other than that of an attack by Syrian armed forces", the report said. On Wednesday, OPCW Director General Ahmet Üzümcü told a closed-door meeting at the body's Hague headquarters that shots were fired in the vicinity of the team on Tuesday as they visited the ...

World Media McKayla Maroney Opens Up About Being Tricked By Larry Nassar
Author: 0 McKayla Maroney Opens Up About Being Tricked By Larry Nassar

USA Gymnastics responded to Maroney's comments in a statement to NBC News and praised her courage for speaking out. She also chastised Michigan State officials who she said have turned victims away and are "still refusing to admit what the problem is and that they're accountable for it".

World Media Barbara Bush, a baby and breaking a shameful silence on AIDS
Author: 0 Barbara Bush, a baby and breaking a shameful silence on AIDS

Barbara Bush is only the second woman in American history to be both the wife and the mother of presidents. The friend introduced him to Barbara Pierce, a publisher's daughter from Rye who was going to school in SC. "Bush, with her correspondence, really put PFLAG on the national map". "When he was vice president we used to go to the vice president's house once a year and have barbecue, Texas style", Toedter added.

World Media Russia Dismisses Rare US-British Warning on Hackers
Author: 0 Russia Dismisses Rare US-British Warning on Hackers

It was the two countries' first such joint alert . US-CERT said the compromised routers can be exploited for "man-in-the-middle" spoofing attacks, in which communications are intercepted by a seemingly trusted device that has actually been infiltrated by an attacker.

World Media Macron 'probably the EU's last chance,' says Nigel Farage
Author: 0 Macron 'probably the EU's last chance,' says Nigel Farage

He said Europe seemed to be engaged in a "kind of civil war", before decrying the growing "fascination with the illiberal" in reference to the eurosceptic electoral victories in Italy and Hungary, adding that there had never been a time when the European Union had a greater responsibility to act.

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