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Dell’s 2017 Black Friday deals include $130 Inspiron laptop doorbuster – ZDNet

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Dell kicks off the Black Friday ad reveal process for tech retailers. As mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Dell has been the first tech retailer to have its Black Friday plans disclosed over the last couple of years — and this year is no different. The PC giant has “leaked” its deals for the Thanksgiving weekend shopping period, including a 14-inch laptop for a budget price as a turkey…

New York attack: Terror suspect planned killings for weeks, police say – CNN

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

(CNN)[Breaking news update, published at 5:29 p.m. ET] Five Argentinian high school classmates, two young American men, and a Belgian mother were identified as the victims, police said. President Donald Trump called Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo to offer any federal assistance needed, Trump tweeted. The suspect arrived in the US as part of the diversity immigrant visa program, the Department of Homeland Security said. De Blasio…

Senators to Facebook, Google, Twitter: Wake up to Russian threat – Politico

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) listen during Wednesday’s Senate Intelligence Committee hearing. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo Some Republicans doubt whether Russian influence helped elect Trump. By LI ZHOU, NANCY SCOLA and ASHLEY GOLD 11/01/2017 10:08 AM EDT Updated 11/01/2017 03:31 PM EDT 2017-11-01T03:31-0400 Senators from both parties blasted Facebook, Google and Twitter for failing to grasp the magnitude of Russia’s interference in the U.S. presidential election,…

Student charged after bragging about putting roommate’s toothbrush ‘where the sun doesn’t shine’ – Washington Post

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Former University of Hartford student Brianna Brochu, 18. (West Hartford Police Department/AP) A former student at the University of Hartford has been charged with criminal mischief and breach of peace after bragging online about contaminating her roommate’s belongings with bodily fluids, including rubbing dirty tampons on her backpack and putting her toothbrush “places where the sun doesn’t shine.” Eighteen-year-old Brianna Brochu appeared in court Wednesday. A judge banned her from the campus in central Connecticut and ordered…

Trump calls for scrapping diversity visa program after New York attack – Politico

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that NYC attacker was responsible for the entry of as many as 23 other immigrants into the U.S. via a process sometimes called chain migration | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo The White House also said it considers the suspect an ‘enemy combatant.’ By LOUIS NELSON and JOSH GERSTEIN 11/01/2017 08:18 AM EDT Updated 11/01/2017 04:08 PM EDT 2017-11-01T04:08-0400 President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he wants…

Brett Ratner accused of sexual misconduct by six women, including actress Olivia Munn – New York Daily News

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Hollywood film producer Brett Ratner is being accused of sexual harassment and misconduct by six women — including actress Olivia Munn, according to a bombshell report. Munn, along with actresses Katharine Towne, Jaime Ray Newman and Natasha Henstridge, each detailed Ratner’s alleged inappropriate conduct toward them to the Los Angeles Times in an article published on Wednesday. In Munn’s account, she described delivering food to Ratner’s trailer…

Dell’s 2017 Black Friday deals include $130 Inspiron laptop doorbuster – ZDNet

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Dell kicks off the Black Friday ad reveal process for tech retailers. As mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Dell has been the first tech retailer to have its Black Friday plans disclosed over the last couple of years — and this year is no different. The PC giant has “leaked” its deals for the Thanksgiving weekend shopping period, including a 14-inch laptop for a budget price as a turkey…

Is a Sub-$200 Laptop Good Enough for You? — The Motley Fool – Motley Fool

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The days having to shell out thousands of dollars for a decent laptop are long gone. You can now find great, brand-name devices for just a couple hundred dollars that are more than adequate for the average user. You just need to know what you’re looking for so you can make the right decision. To help you decide whether or not a sub-$200 laptop is the right choice for you,…

New York terror suspect planned attack for weeks, police say – CNN

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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What is the diversity visa lottery? – CNN

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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Fiery exchanges on Capitol Hill as lawmakers scold Facebook, Google and Twitter – Washington Post

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Photo by SHAWN THEW/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock — Colin Stretch (L), general counsel for Facebook, Sean Edgett (C), acting general counsel for Twitter and Kent Walker (R), senior vice president and general counsel for Google, are sworn in prior to testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday. Senators from both parties took tech company officials to task in a hearing Wednesday for failing to better identify, defuse and investigate Russia’s campaign to manipulate American…

Six women accuse filmmaker Brett Ratner of sexual harassment or misconduct – Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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University Of Hartford Student Faces Hate Crime Charge In Case Involving Former Roommate – Hartford Courant

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Brianna Rae Brochu is charged with a hate crime in a case involving her former roommate at the University of Hartford, West Hartford Police said Wednesday. A judge ordered Brochu to stay off the University of Hartford campus and not contact her former roommate while her case continues through the court system. West Hartford police added the charge of intimidation based on bigotry or bias to Brochu’s breach of peace…

Poynter opens applications for the 2018 Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media – Poynter (blog)

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The Poynter Institute will once again offer a transformative, tuition-free leadership program to train digital media’s best and brightest women in early spring 2018. The fourth annual Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media, offered to 28 participants, will take place the week of March 18-23 at Poynter’s campus in St. Petersburg, Florida. The interactive, five-day program will focus on critical leadership skills specific to digital media for the industry’s…

Is a Sub-$200 Laptop Good Enough for You? – Madison.com

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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Yes, Breitbart News Has a Fashion Critic – New York Times

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Nicole Kidman, who, in his phrase, “rocked Hollywood” with her vocal postelection support for Donald Trump, gets similar treatment, soaring to the top of Mr. Binder’s best-dressed list. She “stunned” at the Emmy awards, he writes, “in a red gown cut at the ankle with the most exquisite silver roping around the neckline.” Advertisement Continue reading the main story He reserves his barbs for the likes of Jane Fonda, ”the…

New Yorkers defiant after deadliest terror attack in the city since 9/11 – CNN

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

(CNN)After a 29-year-old man drove a truck into a Manhattan crowd on Tuesday, killing eight and wounding almost a dozen in the deadliest terror attack to hit the city since 9/11, New Yorkers made it clear that they refused to be intimidated. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: ‘us/2017/10/31/video-appears-to-show-suspect-after-truck-attack-sg-orig-mobile.cnn’,width: ‘100%’,height: ‘100%’,section: ‘domestic’,profile: ‘expansion’,network: ‘cnn’,markupId: ‘body-text_15′,adsection: ‘const-article-inpage’,frameWidth: ‘100%’,frameHeight: ‘100%’,posterImageOverride: {“mini”:{“height”:124,”width”:220,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/171031184742-truck-suspect-snapchat-small-169.jpg”},”xsmall”:{“height”:173,”width”:307,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/171031184742-truck-suspect-snapchat-medium-plus-169.jpg”},”small”:{“height”:259,”width”:460,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/171031184742-truck-suspect-snapchat-large-169.jpg”},”medium”:{“height”:438,”width”:780,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/171031184742-truck-suspect-snapchat-exlarge-169.jpg”},”large”:{“height”:619,”width”:1100,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/171031184742-truck-suspect-snapchat-super-169.jpg”},”full16x9″:{“height”:900,”width”:1600,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/171031184742-truck-suspect-snapchat-full-169.jpg”},”mini1x1″:{“height”:120,”width”:120,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/171031184742-truck-suspect-snapchat-small-11.jpg”}}},autoStartVideo = false,callbackObj,containerEl,currentVideoCollection = [],currentVideoCollectionId…

Parent who held teacher hostage at elementary school killed by police after hours-long standoff – Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

SWAT officers on Tuesday evening swarmed a Riverside elementary school classroom and shot a parent who had taken a teacher hostage, ending an hours-long standoff. The parent, identified as Riverside resident Luvelle Kennon, 27, died later at a hospital, said Riverside Police Officer Ryan Railsback. The teacher, Linda Montgomery, sustained some scrapes and abrasions when she was grabbed and pulled into an empty classroom, Railsback said. During the seven-hour standoff,…

How young Trump aide became key player in Russia probe – The Hill

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Ben CarsonBenjamin (Ben) Solomon CarsonTime cover shows Trump Cabinet as wrecking balls ‘dismantling government as we know it’ Overnight Finance: Trump, GOP open to 401(k) changes | White House eyes gas tax hike for infrastructure | Republicans flex power over consumer agency | Cohn reportedly out of running for Fed chief The Hill’s 12:30 Report MORE’s campaign manager, Barry Bennett, was desperate to add to his list of foreign policy…