‘Iran-linked hackers’ stealing research secrets from dozens of universities in latest cyber-scare

A UK-based firm says hackers with ties to the Iranian government are targeting the world’s top universities to steal unpublished research – at least from those academics who are fooled by bogus login pages. The Counter Threat Unit (CTU) from UK-based cyber security firm Secureworks published a report [LINK] stating that 76 universities around the […]

‘The flames were chasing us all the way to the water’: Video captures vicious wildfires that have killed dozens on Greece’s coastline and forced tourists to flee from beaches into the sea

Costas Baltas/Reuters Wildfires have at least 74 people dead and 100 others injured near Athens, Greece.  The flames show no signs of stopping with gale-force winds quickly intensifying the flames and hotter temperatures expected to hit the country. Many tourists and residents fled toward the coastline to escape the fires, but flames are moving closer […]

Chipotle is closing dozens of locations in the next month (CMG)

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Chipotle announced plans to close 55 to 65 locations on Wednesday, with half of the closures taking place in the next 30 days.  Closures include five locations of Pizzeria Locale, Chipotle’s fast-casual pizza chain. Chipotle is making major changes in an attempt to turn the chain around with new leadership, testing new […]

Dozens of people who re-tweeted an article with Trump adviser Stephen Miller’s phone number had their accounts suspended

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Several Twitter accounts were suspended Wednesday for sharing a Splinter News article containing a private phone number belonging to White House aide Stephen Miller. Miller is supposedly the architect of the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy. Twitter has since re-instated the suspended accounts after the phone number was shut off. Twitter suspended […]

Allegiant Cancels Dozens of Flights Because New Planes Aren’t Ready

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Dozens More Amex Cards Now Eligible to Enroll for Amex Offers

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Suspected Israeli airstrike reportedly kills dozens of Iranian troops in Syria

Danny Makki via Twitter The Syrian army said on Sunday that rockets had struck several military bases in the Hama and Aleppo countryside in what it said was new “aggression” by its enemies. Israel has previously hit Iranian-backed militia outposts in Syria, mainly targeting arms convoys of the Lebanese Shi’ite group Hezbollah. The Syrian Observatory […]

Trump orders ‘precision strikes’ on Syria in response to chemical weapons attack that killed dozens

CNN President Donald Trump ordered “precision strikes” on Syria Friday night, in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack there. The development follows a suspected chemical attack that is widely believed to be the work of the Syrian government, which killed dozens of people. Syria has denied any involvement in the chemical attack.  President Donald […]