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#Trending In Entertainment: Joan Rivers Dies and Hollywood Gets Hacked

This week one of entertainment’s comedic legends passed away, Hollywood got hacked, and apparently everyone is in court for something or the other.

09/05/2014

Experts say logging onto some Wi-Fi hotspots could leave users vulnerable to hackers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Department Of Homeland Security: Private Company That Conducts Background Checks Hacked

The FBI has launched an investigation, and a multi-agency response team is attempting to figure out the scope of the breach, DHS said.

08/06/2014

LivingSocial

LivingSocial Hack May Have Compromised 50 Million Users’ Data

The personal data of more than 50 million LivingSocial customers may have been compromised when the daily deals Web site was hacked this week.

04/27/2013

A screengrab of the hacked Associated Press tweet on April 23, 2013. (credit: CBSNewYork)

Associated Press Twitter Account Hack Sends Dow Plunging Briefly

The hackers sent out a bogus tweet about a non-existent attack on the White House.

04/23/2013

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NYC Cabbie Charged After Allegedly Hitting Passengers

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.

03/07/2011

NYC Votes To Change Taxi Driver Dress Code

The city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission voted unanimously to amend existing regulations to require that drivers maintain “a professional appearance.”

01/21/2011

The internet homepage of the microblogging website Twitter. AFP PHOTO LOIC VENANCE

Twitter Hack Opens Popups, Causes Havoc

A new way to cause mischief quickly spread through short-messaging service Twitter Tuesday morning before the site could fix the problem.

09/21/2010