Uber Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People

Hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber Technologies Inc., a massive breach that the company concealed for more than a year. This week, the ride-hailing firm ousted its chief security officer and one of his deputies for their roles in keeping the hack under wraps, which included a $100,000 payment to the attackers.

Source: Uber Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People

Police investigating after man’s body found in creek with gunshot wounds

A man’s body was found Monday afternoon in a creek.

Police found a 44-year-old man in the creek. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to investigators, it was determined the victim had suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

An autopsy will be conducted. Homicide detectives are investigating.

No information was immediately known about the suspect..


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Source: Police investigating after man’s body found in creek with gunshot wounds

Contractor faces mounting allegations for taking money, not finishing projects

Jenereski said he found out Sheasley wasn’t coming back to complete the work from a subcontractor.

Christian Sheasley, who faces mounting allegations from multiple people claiming he took their money for remodeling jobs and never completed the work, attempted to hide his face as he walked into Magistrate Tom Swan’s courtroom Thursday.

Stanley Jenereski told Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 he paid Sheasley more than $27,000 for work in his Gibsonia kitchen.

Source: Contractor faces mounting allegations for taking money, not finishing projects

Teacher arrested after she waited to have sex with a student in a candlelit room, authorities say

An Oklahoma teacher is accused of having sex with a high school student

Hunter Day, who officers say admitted to having a sexual relationship with the boy, is charged with rape in the second degree, possession of child pornography and soliciting sex from a minor using technology, Canadian County Sheriff’s Office officials said in a statement posted on Facebook. Day is being held on $85,000 bail.

Source: Teacher arrested after she waited to have sex with a student in a candlelit room, authorities say

Manhunt grows for killer of New Kensington officer Brian Shaw

New Kensington Patrolman Brian Shaw leans out of his police car to talk with a small boy last month.

Shaw, 25, was shot after pulling over an SUV near the 1200 block of Leishman Street at about 8:10 p.m. Friday, leading to a massive manhunt throughout New Kensington and nearby communities.

As an update the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives is offering a $5,000 reward for the identity and arrest of the individual responsible for killing New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw.

Source: Manhunt grows for killer of New Kensington officer Brian Shaw

The truth behind the ‘first marijuana overdose death’

Thomas Nappe, who co-authored the report with Dr. Christopher Hoyte, explained that the doctors simply observed this unusual sequence of events, documented it and alerted the medical community that it is worth studying a possible relationship between cannabis and the child’s cause of death, myocarditis, or inflammation of the heart muscle.

Source: The truth behind the ‘first marijuana overdose death’

Penn State fraternity gave pledge 18 drinks in nearly 90 minutes, charges upgraded, prosecutor says | Fox News

A recovered surveillance video from a Penn State fraternity house where a pledge died after a hazing ritual revealed the 19-year-old had been given at least 18 drinks within 90 minutes, leading prosecutors to file new hazing and manslaughter charges, officials said Monday.

Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller charged 12 additional men in the case, bringing the total number of former Beta Theta Pi brothers and pledges being charged to 17 in total.

Source: Penn State fraternity gave pledge 18 drinks in nearly 90 minutes, charges upgraded, prosecutor says | Fox News

Multiple people stabbed at Mall of America | New York Post

Multiple people were stabbed inside the Mall of America on Sunday night, leaving families and kids stunned as they waited to see Santa.

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: First images from the scene of investigation of violent incident at Macy’s in @mallofamerica. Our @joemazankstp is there and snapped these. Stay with @KSTP for confirmed details as soon as we learn them.

Source: Multiple people stabbed at Mall of America | New York Post

NC air traffic controller accused of having weapon of mass destruction – CNN

A North Carolina air traffic controller was arrested Friday for allegedly having a weapon of mass destruction, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said.

Story highlights

  • Police received a call that someone had an explosive at a Charlotte home
  • Air traffic controller and one other man charged

Source: NC air traffic controller accused of having weapon of mass destruction – CNN

McDonald’s manager reportedly attacked over nuggets order | Fox News

Two women climbed through a McDonalds drive-thru window and attacked an employee after they were unhappy with the time it was taking to get their McNuggets. (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)

Two women in Indiana wanted their McNuggets so badly that they reportedly lunged through the drive-thru window and attacked a manager to get them.

Source: McDonald’s manager reportedly attacked over nuggets order | Fox News

Police: Woman swaps bar codes, buys electronics for $3.70 at Walmart | WPXI

A Florida woman was arrested Monday at a Walmart, accused of paying only $3.70 at a self-checkout line for more than $1,800 worth of electronics after she allegedly swapped bar codes, police said.

Source: Police: Woman swaps bar codes, buys electronics for $3.70 at Walmart | WPXI


 

Fugitive’s arrest in Brighton Heights allegedly turns up drugs, stolen rifle | WPXI

Authorities arrested a fugitive wanted for failing to pay child support, and got much more than they bargained for in the process.

Source: Fugitive’s arrest in Brighton Heights allegedly turns up drugs, stolen rifle | WPXI


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Police Concerned About Teams Of Shoplifters During Holidays « CBS Pittsburgh

Police in Bethel Park are worried about teams of shoplifters hitting stores this holiday season after three women were arrested earlier this month for shoplifting together at the South Hills Village Mall.

Police say these three women knew what they were doing, making off with thousands of dollars in merchandise from Macy’s and Victoria’s Secret, and they’re not the first team of shoplifters to hit the mall.

Source: Police Concerned About Teams Of Shoplifters During Holidays « CBS Pittsburgh

Berks County Man Killed Woman When She Turned Down His Marriage Proposal, Police Say

Christopher Tucker, 34
Photo credit: Champaign County Sheriff’s Office

A Pennsylvania man is accused of snapping a 19-year-old woman’s neck after she rejected his marriage proposal.

NBC Philadelphia reports Christopher Tucker, 34, is charged with murder and criminal homicide in the death of Tara Serino, 19.

Source: Police: Man snaps woman’s neck after she says ‘no’ to marriage proposal

Texas university lifts lockdown, man in custody after argument leads to shooting

A Texas university has given an all-clear to students Tuesday morning after a campus-wide lockdown following a shooting stemming from a traffic incident between two university bus drivers.

Fort Worth Police said the suspected shooter is in custody

The situation came just three days after the deadliest mass shooting in Texas history.

Source: Texas university lifts lockdown, man in custody after argument leads to shooting