LVMPD officer on 1 October: ‘I’m at New York New York… tons of dead bodies on the street’

LVMPD officer on 1 October: ‘I’m at New York New York… tons of dead bodies on the street’

[embedded content] Officer-worn body camera footage from the night of the 1 October Las Vegas shooting suggests there may have been a number of deceased victims on the street outside New York New York who died in the attack. Although the location of the dead bodies is not mentioned in the video, it seems the [...]

Qualcomm accuses Apple of stealing trade secrets, “vast swaths” of information

Qualcomm accuses Apple of stealing trade secrets, “vast swaths” of information

Kārlis Dambrāns/Flickr Qualcomm is alleging that Apple has stolen “vast swaths” of information and trade secrets, according to reports circulating on the web. The charges were filed Monday night in a San Diego court. CNBC reports: Qualcomm hopes the court will amend allegations in its existing lawsuit against Apple accusing it of breaching the so [...]

Sen. Ted Cruz confronted by sexual assault survivor group in D.C. restaurant

Sen. Ted Cruz confronted by sexual assault survivor group in D.C. restaurant

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) was rudely confronted by a sexual assault survivor group over his friendship with American attorney Brett Kavanaugh while preparing to dine with his wife at a Washington D.C. restaurant Monday night. This comes after Kavanaugh has been accused by two women of sexual misconduct. The group Smash Racism DC tweeted out [...]

WHO official warns Ebola outbreak may turn into ‘perfect storm’

WHO official warns Ebola outbreak may turn into ‘perfect storm’

World Health Organization Deputy Director-General for Emergency Preparedness and Response Dr. Peter Salama warned in a briefing on Tuesday that the spread of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo may soon worsen and become a “perfect storm” which could kill thousands. “We are now extremely concerned that several factors may be coming together over the [...]

Trump considers executive order allowing feds to investigate social media bias

Trump considers executive order allowing feds to investigate social media bias

A low-key White House document obtained by Bloomberg allegedly reveals that President Trump may be moving toward the signing of an executive order that will allow federal investigators to probe Alphabet Inc’s Google, Facebook, and other social media platforms for bias and antitrust violations. From Bloomberg: The document instructs U.S. antitrust authorities to “thoroughly investigate [...]

PayPal terminates Alex Jones’s account in latest hi-tech purge

PayPal terminates Alex Jones’s account in latest hi-tech purge

The Alex Jones Channel/YouTube PayPal has terminated Alex Jones’s Infowars account in the latest high-tech purge. From Deadline.com: The termination continues Jones’s recent string of hi-tech clashes. He has been canceled by numerous social media accounts for his controversial stances on such incidents as the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre. “We’ve made a decision to end [...]

Feds probe threat against Kavanaugh family

Feds probe threat against Kavanaugh family

UPDATE (1:36 p.m. EST): The New York Times reports Christine Blasey Ford will meet with FBI agents Friday to discuss recent threats against her.  Citing an unnamed, high-ranking Trump official, the Wall Street Journal and CNN report at least four vulgar messages were sent to Ashely Kavanaugh’s work email address. In one instance, Mrs. Kavanaugh was sent an email which reads, “May you, [...]

Mother arrested after taking away child’s cell phone for disciplinary measure

Mother arrested after taking away child’s cell phone for disciplinary measure

A Michigan mom who was arrested for theft after taking away her teen daughter’s cellular phone as a means of punishment for her bad behavior at school has been vindicated. The Ottawa County prosecutor ultimately dismissed the charges against Jodie May on Tuesday but that hasn’t stopped May from seeking answers. “I would like answers on why [...]