Kaspersky blew whistle on NSA hacking tool hoarder

Enlarge / NSA got a message from Kaspersky that one of its own was being very, very bad, according to a new Politico report. Harold T. Martin III, a former government contractor, is still facing trial for the alleged theft of massive amounts of National Security Agency data, including documents and tools from the NSA’s […]

SYTYCD Season 15 Premiere Recap: Which Auditions Blew You Away?

So You Think You Can Dance returned for its 15th season on Monday night, and the premiere had everything you might expect from the Fox reality competition: Contestants’ emotional backstories! Mary Murphy’s elated shrieks! Nigel Lythgoe’s creepy ogling of the female dancers! Ah, there’s nothing like tradition. The Season 15 premiere also featured a string […]

Trump was on the brink of a massive trade deal with Mexico and Canada, but one confounding demand blew it up

Reuters/Carlos Barria Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau said the US, Canada, and Mexico were at a “final dealmaking moment” on the North American Free Trade Agreement. Trudeau said President Donald Trump agreed to meet and hash out final details. But on Tuesday, Trudeau said, Vice President Mike Pence called and requested the inclusion of a […]

An indicator that last blew up during the GFC is on the move again

REUTERS/David Gray The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) isn’t overly concerned about a recent spike in short-term US dollar borrowing costs, suggesting it’s not been driven by a perceived deterioration in creditworthiness in the financial system. It’s not a GFC-type event, in other words.See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Wall […]

Woman caught with cocaine claims wind ‘blew drugs into her bag’

Fort Pierce Police Department 26-year-old Kennecia Posey was arrested on poessession charges in Florida. She told police the cocaine in her bag must have been blown in by the wind. A woman caught with cocaine in her purse told police the wind must have blown the drug into her bag. Kennecia Posey, 26, was arrested on March 21 on […]

In 1963, Jack Welch accidentally blew up a factory at GE — and it taught him a lesson about leadership that’s stuck with him to this day

Getty/Mike Coppola Jack Welch is the former CEO and chairman of General Electric. Early on in his career there, he was a chemical engineer, and he accidentally blew up a factory. When Welch met with a manager to discuss the situation, the manager coached him through the mistake and what he could have done differently. […]

Avengers Infinity War: WHAT exactly happens in Scotland? REVEALED 'We blew it up'

In April last year some of the MCU’s biggest stars sneaked into Scotland and filmed major set pieces. Some of those scenes have already been hinted in the recent Marvel trailers. Now Anthony Mackie, who plays Falcon, has revealed just how epic the Infinity War scenes in Scotland will be. Incredibly, Captain America (now Nomad), […]

MORGAN STANLEY: Here’s how a favorite Wall Street trade that just blew up can make a full recovery

REUTERS/Lucas Jackson The short-volatility trade that imploded earlier in February had all of Wall Street talking about how it worsened the stock market correction. Still, Morgan Stanley says short-volatility investors should be able to rebuild their positions, but they should be patient. Don’t call it a comeback. Less than a month after the controversial short-volatility […]