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Heathrow probe after 'security files found on USB stick'

Heathrow Airport says it has launched an internal investigation after a USB stick containing security information was reportedly found on the street. The Sunday Mirror reported that the USB stick had 76 folders with maps, videos and documents, including details of measures used to protect the Queen. A man found it in west London and handed it into the paper, it said. Heathrow said all of its security plans had been reviewed and it was “confident” the airport was secure. “We have also launched an internal investigation to understand how ...

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Trump says he will allow scheduled release of JFK files

Donald Trump has said he plans to allow the opening of a trove of long-classified files on the assassination of former president John F Kennedy. The president tweeted to say he would allow the release “subject to receipt of further information”. The files are scheduled to be opened by the US National Archives on 26 October, but the president is entitled to extend their classified status. Kennedy was shot dead by a sniper in November 1963 in Dallas, Texas. The National Archives has already released most documents related to the ...

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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Leaves Up to 30GB in Installation Files

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Windows 10’s Fall Creators Update (FCU) dropped earlier this week, to generally positive reviews. The new OS version isn’t a radical change from the previous Creators Update, but it does introduce some new features and improvements to Edge, OneDrive, GPU monitoring, battery meters, and more. One potential niggle, however, is that the OS apparently has a bloated footprint, and leaves up to 30GB of data behind it when finished, BetaNews reports. We recommend taking this with a ...

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Colin Kaepernick files grievance, says NFL owners 'punished' him for protesting

NFL ratings are still huge Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance against the National Football League in which he claims team owners colluded to keep him from being signed. The grievance was filed on Sunday under the league’s Collective Bargaining Agreement, according to a statement from Mark Geragos, Kaepernick’s attorney. Geragos isalso a CNN contributor. The statement said the grievance was filed “only after pursuing every possible avenue with all NFL teams and their executives.” Kaepernick, who is still a free agent, first took a knee during the singing of ...

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Kaepernick files grievance claiming collusion

9:06 PM ET ESPN.com news services Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance under the latest collective bargaining agreement against NFL owners for collusion, according to his attorney, Mark Geragos. Kaepernick is not going through the NFL Players Association but has instead hired Geragos, who has represented several high-profile clients, including Michael Jackson, former NASCAR driver Jeremy Mayfield and musician Chris Brown. It’s not enough that he remains unsigned. There are specific elements of proof that he must establish in order to win his case. The filing, which demands ...

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Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection

These toys are made in the U.S. Toys ‘R’ Us is filing for bankruptcy protection. The toy retailer has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the United States, it said in a statement on Monday. Meanwhile, it said its Canadian subsidiary will “seek protection in parallel proceedings” in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. The company said it will use the proceedings to restructure its $ 5 billion outstanding debt. Despite the bankruptcy filing, Toys ‘R’ Us said its 1,600 stores worldwide continue to operate. The filing will not ...

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Qatar files WTO complaint over embargo by Gulf neighbors

Watch Qatar fly in cows to ease milk shortage Qatar has filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization over a trade embargo imposed by its Gulf neighbors. The complaint accuses Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates of violating the trade group’s “core laws and conventions on trade of goods and services, and trade-related aspects of intellectual property,” according to a statement from Qatar’s ministry of economy and commerce. The three gulf states cut diplomatic ties and transport links with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of funding ...

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Playerunknown Battlegrounds Dataminer Finds 54 Items Buried In Game Files

A dataminer has discovered a plethora of new items for Playerunknown Battlegrounds hidden within its files, and their findings are almost as peculiar as the battle royale game. Fifty-four items ranging from new avatar garbs to weapons were uncovered by dataminer DevinWatson on Reddit. Some of the items are already available in game, like the hooded trenchcoat, but others are catching our eyes. Most notable, the poison apple, which is filed under grenades, and a futuristic spacesuit. But that’s not all we’re looking forward to. There are also some sweet ...

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Ump files racial discrimination suit against MLB

11:34 PM ET ESPN.com news services MLB umpire Angel Hernandez is suing the league and the commissioner’s office, alleging that a long-simmering personal vendetta between him and Joe Torre, as well as racial discrimination, has hindered his career advancement. In the suit filed Monday in Ohio, Hernandez claims that Torre, MLB’s chief baseball officer, is holding a grudge against him that dates back to when Torre was manager of the New York Yankees. In a May 2001 game, Hernandez made a call that prompted Torre to remark after the game ...

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Takata, brought down by airbag crisis, files for bankruptcy in U.S.

Here’s what a Takata airbag explosion looks like Takata has filed for bankruptcy in the U.S. after failing to recover from one of the worst auto safety scandals ever. Analysts had long warned that Takata could be forced into bankruptcy due to the huge cost of a deadly exploding airbag scandal, which resulted in the recall of tens of millions of vehicles around the world. The company’s defective airbag inflators, which can explode and send shrapnel into drivers and passengers, has been blamed for 11 deaths in the U.S. and ...

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