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Data Breaches Cost Average of $3.8 Million Each: Study

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 11:06 PM

Israel Launches Airstrikes on Gaza After Rocket Attack

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 6:05 PM

"100 Deadly Days": Traffic Deaths Spike in Summer, Study Says

The summer season has started amid cheaper gas prices and an improving economy — but safety advocates are warning that those conditions could cause a spike in traffic deaths during a period they're calling "100 deadly days," NBC News reported. The concern comes after nearly 1,300 more people died in car accidents over the past six months compared to the same period a year earlier, according to a new study from the nonprofit National Safety Council. Unfortunately, after decades of decline when it comes to highway fatalities ... we have seen an uptick on the fatalities numbers on our highways," National Safety Council President Debbie Hersman told NBC News. "This is not an anomaly and we're really concerned because we're heading into the deadliest days of the year: the summertime." Read »
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 3:54 PM

Stolen Antiques Worth Millions Seized, Returned to Italy

Stolen antiques worth millions of dollars — including frescoes from the doomed city of Pompeii and a Roman-era sarcophagus lid — were seized by American investigators and returned to Italy, the U.S. ambassador to Italy announced Tuesday, NBC News reported. "It is my pleasure to be here today to celebrating the return of these priceless objects to their rightful owners — the Italian people," John Phillips said during a news conference in Rome. Several of the works of art had been housed in American museums, but were handed over to authorities when curators discovered they had been stolen. "All these items in those museums came from somewhere, but we don't know their background," Phillips told NBC News. Read »
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 2:02 PM

Thieves Stole Tax Info From 100,000 Taxpayers, IRS Says

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 1:07 PM

"My Olympic Event": Once-Paralyzed College Student Walks at Graduation

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 7:17 PM

Air Force Airman Kills Worker, Self at N.D. Wal-Mart

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 11:59 AM

"Pull Up!": Air France Plane Flew Too Close to Mountain

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 3:35 AM

Charter Agrees to Buy Time Warner Cable for $55 Billion

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 2:46 AM

Iraq Launches Military Campaign to Drive ISIS From Anbar

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 1:31 AM

25 Kenyan Police Officers Killed in Al Shabab Attacks

Monday, May 25, 2015 at 7:16 PM

IT Chief at Bangladesh Coca-Cola Unit Arrested as ISIS Suspect

Monday, May 25, 2015 at 6:20 PM

Homecoming Queen Dies in Texas Floods After Prom

A homecoming queen was driving home after her prom when floodwaters swept her car off the road and killed the teen in Devine, Texas, according to NBC affiliate WOAI and a funeral home. There were no barricades on the road and Ramirez's car stalled out in the high water a few miles from her home, Roberta Ramirez, Alyssa's aunt, told the station. "She did the right things," the aunt said. "She called 911. She called her father, but it was just too much and too quick." Alyssa Ramirez wasn't found until the next morning. Read »
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 11:44 AM

Cleveland, DOJ Reach Settlement Over Policing

Monday, May 25, 2015 at 2:34 PM

Climate Change Means More Allergies For Europe: Study