The FBI has launched an investigation, and a multi-agency response team is attempting to figure out the scope of the breach, DHS said.
The personal data of more than 50 million LivingSocial customers may have been compromised when the daily deals Web site was hacked this week.
The hackers sent out a bogus tweet about a non-existent attack on the White House.
Four men hailed the cab on Manhattan’s West Side, asking to be taken to the Bronx. They said the cabbie, Mohammed Azam, refused and suggested they all go to a nearby police precinct instead.
The city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission voted unanimously to amend existing regulations to require that drivers maintain “a professional appearance.”
A new way to cause mischief quickly spread through short-messaging service Twitter Tuesday morning before the site could fix the problem.