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Uber fires executive who obtained rape victim's medical records

Uber fires executive who obtained rape victim's medical records

It's unclear how Alexander obtained the medical records. On Tuesday, Uber announced the initial results of an investigation into charges of harassment and other complaints at the company. Alexander got the case file from Uber's law firm, two of the people said. It said as well as Mr Kalanick, the records were seen by the company's senior vice president, Emil Michael.



Trump won't invoke executive privilege on Comey testimony

Legal experts are skeptical the President could successfully invoke executive privilege to muzzle Comey because Trump has already written a letter about their conversations, talked about them publicly and even tweeted about them. During testimony given by then-Director Comey during the March 20 House Intelligence Committee hearing and his subsequent appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 3, Comey's most juicy offering was that that the FBI Intelligence Committee had ...


Contractor charged with classified leak about election

Contractor charged with classified leak about election

Manning, an intelligence analyst at the U.S. Army, passed nearly 750,000 documents to WikiLeaks, including video files and military incident logs from Afghanistan and Iraq, which, among other things, exposed abuses of detainees. USA intelligence officials had previously stated that Russian intelligence had won access to "multiple" election officials but had said that compromised machines were not involved with vote tallies.



IMessage Will Soon Let You Send Your Friends Money

Games now have a dedicated section, with recommendations, new releases and collections picked by Apple staff. And according to reports , it was full of stories regarding Apple's plan on macOS, its future hardware devices and especially iOS 11.


Cocaine found in restaurant toy vending machine

Cocaine found in restaurant toy vending machine

A woman purchased a toy from a vending machine Monday at a restaurant called Taqueria Los Altos, according to a Bell Gardens Police Department public safety news release. The woman also said detectives probably assumed they were responsible for the machines because the ones they own were nearby. "We only lease the location to the company", restaurant spokesman Alfredo Sanchez said.


Hawaii enacts law to align goals with Paris climate accord

Hawaii enacts law to align goals with Paris climate accord

Hawaii is the first state in the nation to implement parts of the Paris Climate Agreement. Trump shocked all-and-sundry when he withdrew from the Paris Climate Agreement saying he wanted to renegotiate a "fair" deal for the U.S. It was considered a historic deal between two of the world's largest polluters. China is already a leader in solar panel production and renewable energy investments throughout the world.