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A fan displays a ticket to 'The Interview' on Dec. 25, 2014. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Fans Line Up At Area Theaters To See ‘The Interview’

“The Interview” has opened in several New York City theaters to enthusiastic crowds as interested in the world drama the film produced as anything on the screen.

12/25/2014

FILE - A Staples store  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Staples: 18 Of 115 Stores Impacted By Security Breach Are In Tri-State Area

The office supply retailer announced in October that it was looking into a potential credit card breach, adding to a long list of retailers recently hit by cyberattacks.

12/23/2014

A vehicle exits the entryway to Sony Pictures Entertainment in Los Angeles, on December 4, 2014.  (credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

Sony Hackers Reference 9/11 Attacks, Threaten Theaters During Upcoming Premiere Of ‘The Interview’

The group also released a trove of data files: what they called the beginning of a “Christmas gift.” But GOP, as the group is known, included a message warning that people should stay away from places where “The Interview” will be shown, including the upcoming premiere. Referencing 9/11, it urged people to leave their homes if located near theaters showing the film.

12/16/2014

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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

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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