Uber CEO says company failed to disclose massive breach in 2016

(Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] failed to disclose a massive breach last year that exposed the data of some 57 million users of the ride-sharing service, the company’s new chief executive officer said on Tuesday. Reuters: Business News

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Science & Environment

Bosnia’s silent killer: The coal industry

The Balkan country has the world’s second highest death rate caused by air pollution. BBC News – Science and Environment

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The world’s strangest (non) coup

From the moment it began — with an army spokesman in military fatigues sitting at a TV desk insisting that he was not announcing a military takeover — Zimbabwe’s political crisis has not played out like any ordinary coup. Indeed, its leaders have been at pains to insist it was …

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Most Watched Video

Exclusive: Tillerson accused of violating law on child soldiers

A group of about a dozen State Department officials have taken the unusual step of formally accusing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson of violating a federal law designed to stop foreign militaries from enlisting child soldiers. Reuters Video: Most Popular

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America’s Cup boats ‘hell of a challenge’ for veteran Simmer

LONDON (Reuters) – Designing, building and eventually sailing the new breed of America’s Cup boats will pose “one hell of a challenge”, Land Rover BAR’s new CEO Grant Simmer said on Tuesday. Reuters: Sports News

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US & Canada

Roy Moore: Trump defends Alabama candidate in misconduct claims

The president points out that Roy Moore “totally denies” preying on string of teenage girls. BBC News – US & Canada

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Middle East

Hariri resignation could backfire on Saudi

All around the Lebanese capital of Beirut, posters of Prime Minister Saad Hariri have gone up proclaiming “Kulna ma’ak” — “We are all with you.” They don’t seem to be an endorsement of Hariri as a politician; rather, they appear to be an expression of solidarity with man whom the …

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Oddly Enough Video

Turkeys stay at ritzy Washington hotel before pardoning ceremony

For the 70th year in a row, the National Turkey Federation have chosen two turkeys to be pardoned by the U.S. president as part of a Thanksgiving tradition. Rough cut (no reporter narration) Reuters Video: Oddly Enough

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FCC chief plans to ditch U.S. ‘net neutrality’ rules

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission unveiled plans on Tuesday to repeal landmark 2015 rules that prohibited internet service providers from impeding consumer access to web content in a move that promises to recast the digital landscape. Reuters: Technology News

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Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe resigns, ending 37-year rule

The end of Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule sparks wild celebrations in the streets. BBC News – World

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