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Exclusive: Uber paid 20-year-old Florida man to keep data breach secret – sources

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A 20-year-old Florida man was responsible for the large data breach at Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] last year and was paid by Uber to destroy the data through a so-called “bug bounty” program normally used to identify small code vulnerabilities, three people familiar with the events have told Reuters. Reuters: Business(…)

Florida Police So Concerned For Ariana Grande, They Are Actively Guarding Her Mom’s House

Even though Ariana Grande herself already sees the importance of going back to Manchester to play a benefit concert just a few weeks after the terror attack at her previous show, she’s not a fool — and neither, it seems, are the police in Boca Raton, Florida. That’s where the singer’s mom lives, and her(…)

1 Dead After Shooting Near Upscale Shopping Mall in South Florida: Officials

(CORAL GABLES, Fla.) — Officials say one person is dead after shooting near upscale shopping mall in South Florida. Alvaro Zabaleta of the Miami-Dade Police Department says detectives have responded to the scene of the shooting in Coral Gables that resulted in one death. Zabaleta says the location of the shooting was along South Lejeune(…)

Florida Judge Rejects ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense in Movie Theater Shooting

A retired police captain who shot and killed a man in a movie theater will stand trial for second-degree murder after a judge ruled that Florida’s “stand your ground” law is not applicable in this case. Following two weeks of pre-trial testimony, Judge Susan Barthle ruled against Curtis Reeves’ claims that he used his gun(…)