Facebook security flaw allowed hackers to alter Messenger conversations

Wednesday June 08, 2016 – A security flaw in Facebook’s Messenger, discovered by online security company Check Point Software Technologies, allowed a malicious user to alter the messages in a Facebook chat after they were sent. In one scenario, this could allow someone to send you an innocuous link in a Facebook chat, and later change it to a link ...

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Five fights that made Muhammad Ali the greatest

Muhammad Ali, who died Friday at 74, is widely considered one of the greatest boxers off all time. After defeating Zbigniew Pietrzykowski for the gold medal at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Ali would win 56 of his 61 professional bouts — 37 by knockout. According to rankings at BoxRec, an independent site that catalogs and ranks more than 1.8 million fights, Ali ...

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British study: women more prone to anxiety than men

Struggling with anxiety? Then odds are you’re a woman and you live in either North America or Western Europe. That’s the conclusion of a new British study that found that women are twice as likely to suffer from anxiety as men. Moreover, people in North America and Western Europe are more prone to anxiety disorders than those from other parts ...

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Want to sell your house without using a realtor? Read this first

For 46-year-old Lorna Basse, a makeup artist in Alexandria, Va., deciding to sell her house on her own — without using a real estate agent — worked out well. But she said that’s only because she was lucky. “Honestly, we didn’t have a clue as to what we were doing, but for us, the stars aligned,” she said. She and ...

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Clinton may get the nod, but Sanders not finished yet

Tuesday June 07, 2016 – Eight years ago today, Hillary Clinton ended her presidential campaign after a long and bitter Democratic primary fight. Tonight, by the time the votes are counted in California, Clinton is expected to secure enough delegates (including pledged delegates and endorsing superdelegates) to make her the party’s presumptive nominee, even as Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) plans ...

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4 detained after car bomb kills 11 in Istanbul

Tuesday June 07, 2016 – Four people have been detained in connection with a car bomb attack targeting a police bus that killed 11 people Tuesday in Istanbul, state media report. The blast, in the Vezneciler area of Istanbul’s historic Faith district, occurred about 8.40 a.m. local time during morning rush hour. It killed seven police officers and four civilians, ...

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