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Image : Mattel nearly loses $3M to a classic phishing scam

Mattel nearly loses $3M to a classic phishing scam

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 30,2016

A finance executive fell victim to a phishing scam that saw the Los Angeles-based maker of children's toys wire a cool $3 ...

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Who knew Arthur Blank had moves like Mick Jagger?

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 15,2017

Who knew Arthur Blank had moves like Mick Jagger? 102515 NASHVILLE: — Falcons head coach Dan Quinn and team owner Arthur Blank look on as the team prepares to play the Titans in a football game on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015, in Nashville. Curtis Compton

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Poppy support a 'personal choice'

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 02,2016

Poppy support a 'personal choice' The 2016 poppy campaign for Royal Canadian Legion Branch 479 in Niagara Falls is underway. The branch purchased 30,000 poppies for this year's campaign. Lou Frenette, of Branch 479 with the familiar box people will

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Guess what? 'NSYNC gets an 'It's Gonna Be May' spike

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Guess what? 'NSYNC gets an 'It's Gonna Be May' spike 'NSYNC fans — and even Lance Bass, himself — are participating in the annual tradition of sharing "It's Gonna Be Me May" memes (because the chorus of the 2000 song It's Gonna Be Me has a funny...

Green bus operators worry about possible gas price spike

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Vietnamnet - A plan of HCMC to treble the number of buses running on compressed natural gas (CNG) by the end of 2017 might be in jeopardy as the CNG price has increased this year and is forecast to edge up further in the coming years....

Meals on Wheels donations spike: Is Trump making America care again?

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Yahoo News President Trump is changing America in at least one easily measurable way, and it has nothing to do with any of his campaign promises. When the administration’s so-called “skinny budget” blueprint came out on Thursday, cuts threatening...

Australian heatwave triggers extreme power price spike, load shedding

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Yahoo News By Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Extreme heat in Australia has caused power prices to soar to an unprecedented A$14,000 per megawatt-hour (MWh) during peak demand periods in New South Wales as power stations struggle to meet...

NATO head urges Russia to act on 'serious spike' in Ukraine violence

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Yahoo News NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday urged Russia to use its influence with pro-Moscow rebels in eastern Ukraine to halt what he called the worst upsurge in fighting in a long time. "We call on Russia to use its considerable influence...

Bahrain police officer injured in shooting as tensions spike

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Yahoo News DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahraini authorities say a police officer has been injured in a shooting that occurred during a spike in anti-government protests in the island kingdom....

US alarmed by spike in violence in eastern Ukraine

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it is alarmed by a spike in violence in eastern Ukraine....

NYC tackles discrimination after hate crimes spike

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New York City launched a campaign against discrimination and harassment Tuesday after a 30 percent rise this year in hate crimes and other forms of intolerance. "New York City will not stand for discrimination or harassment of any kind," said Mayor...

Muslim NYPD officers request meeting with Trump after spike in hate crimes

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A group of Muslim New York City police officers, including a cop who was a victim of an alleged hate crime earlier this month, have asked to meet with President-elect Donald Trump. Thus far, Trump has not responded to their request. Brooklyn Borough...

US jobless claims, still low, spike in mid-November

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Washington (AFP) - US claims for unemployment benefits increased suddenly in mid-November, reversing most of the decline recorded the week before but remaining at a relatively low level, the Labor Department said Wednesday....

Spike in illegal border crossings from Mexico: US

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The number of migrants illegally entering the United States from Mexico jumped more than 16 percent in October, US officials said on Thursday. "There are currently about 41,000 individuals in our immigration detention facilities -- typically, the...

Searches for IUD Birth Control Spike After Trump Presidential Victory

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Online searches for long-lasting birth control devices spiked significantly in the hours after the presidential election ended. Many women took to social media to advise other women to get an intrauterine device (IUD) which can "outlast" a...

Failure to secure forest dweller rights risks carbon emissions spike, report says

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By Rina Chandran MUMBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Securing the land rights of indigenous people and forest dwellers is crucial to keeping global rises in temperature below the agreed 2 degree Celsius threshold, according to a report. Community...

Sudden spike in violence kills six in east Ukraine

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Six people died in clashes between government forces and pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine's separatist east, officials said Friday, the highest death toll since international peace talks held 10 days ago. The flare-up in the two-year conflict...

Post-Brexit spike in EU citizenship applications by Britons

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European Union countries have recorded a surge in citizenship applications from Britons in the wake of the country's vote to leave the bloc, figures gathered by the Guardian newspaper showed Thursday. More than 2,800 Britons applied for citizenship...

VisitEngland expects post Brexit tourism spike

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Business confidence among accommodation providers is at a record high for the summer holidays in a VisitEngland survey. The ‘business confidence’ survey findings also show that out of 500 accommodation providers, more than half are expecting an...

Vietnam's oil imports from South Korea spike after tariff cut

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Vietnam recorded an eight-fold jump in imports of oil products from South Korea in the first five months of this year following a tariff cut....

Vietnam real estate prices spike in May with housing in short supply

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The prices of apartments, villas and townhouses rose in May due to a shortage of new housing supply, causing sales to fall....

Spike in British visitors to Croatia

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The Croatian National Tourist Board has released tourism data, revealing a significant 36 per cent increase in UK overnight stays so far in 2016 compared to 2015. According to official data collected by the National Statistical Office, between...

Indonesia sees spike in UK visitors

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The first quarter of 2016 has seen the United Kingdom emerge as the leading growth source market to Indonesia, with a staggering increase of 28 per cent on 2015 figures. The recent surge in arrivals to the largest archipelago in the world follows...

Oil freeze deal faces trouble as Saudi-Iran tensions spike

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A spike in tensions between arch-rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran appeared on Sunday to ruin prospects of the first binding oil output deal in 15 years between OPEC and non-OPEC nations, and looked set to prompt another fall in the price of crude....

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